“The Bishop Review” by Austin Bishop is having a week of Action Review/Memories. Mine posted today.
Kung-Fu movies have a special place in my heart. There was a time when I was a little kid, late 70s early 80s, when they seemed to run every weekend afternoon on the UHS channels. And I loved watching them.
I loved how the words were never in sync with the mouths, the same sound effect was used every time someone got hit with a Kung-Fu chop, and how no matter how outnumbered the hero was the enemy never used more than three people to attack him at once. There always seemed to be a fortress dojo that needed to be infiltrated, and the master to be confronted. At some point it inevitably happened the hero demonstrated his martial arts skill by easily deflecting all the attacks of a less skilled opponent by only using one of his arms, while holding the rest of his body…
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