Hong Kong martial arts movie actor’s lost 1980s action film was never completed – until now. The story behind New York Ninja

//Hong Kong martial arts movie actor’s lost 1980s action film was never completed – until now. The story behind New York Ninja

Hong Kong martial arts movie actor’s lost 1980s action film was never completed – until now. The story behind New York Ninja

In the winter of 1984, Taiwanese martial artist John Liu Chung-liang, famed for his high-kicking roles in Hong Kong movies like Secret Rivals and The Invincible Armour, travelled to New York, where he planned to write, direct and star in a modern-day action spectacular, New York Ninja.But after weeks of shooting, something happened, and the film was never completed… until now.Thanks to the tireless efforts of Vinegar Syndrome, a boutique film distributor and restoration company based in the US…

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