A martial arts riposte to James Bond, and Donnie Yen as a eunuch – how King Hu and Tsui Hark told the Dragon Inn story 25 years apart

//A martial arts riposte to James Bond, and Donnie Yen as a eunuch – how King Hu and Tsui Hark told the Dragon Inn story 25 years apart

A martial arts riposte to James Bond, and Donnie Yen as a eunuch – how King Hu and Tsui Hark told the Dragon Inn story 25 years apart

The relationship between legendary martial arts film director King Hu, who made the original Dragon Inn in 1967, and Tsui Hark, who produced the remake New Dragon Gate Inn in 1992, is said to have been complicated. According to Hu, Tsui used to write to him for filmmaking advice while he was a film student. After becoming a successful filmmaker, Tsui hired Hu to direct Swordsman in 1990, the first in his new-style wuxia series which would see massive success with Swordsman II in 1992. …

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