Tag: Stephen Chow

Heroes of Cult: Stephen Chow

Stephen Chow is the man who Quentin Tarantino calls him “the best actor in Hong Kong;” Chow brought Chinese cinema to the attention of the world and showed it that not everything hit film has to be in the English language. His cultural impact continues to this day and […]

Cult Movie Essentials: Shaolin Soccer (2001)

In 2001 writer/actor/director Stephen Chow combined martial arts and football (aka soccer) into one pf the greatest comedies ever made. Chow plays “Mighty Steel Leg” Sing, a former Shaolin monk who dreams of bringing Shaolin Kung Fu to the masses. Along the way he meets “Golden Leg” Fung (Ng Man-tat), a legendary Hong […]