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The Podcast On Fire Network aims to provide a large, continually expanding overview of Asian cinema. On the flagshow Podcast On Fire, the big guns out of Hong Kong cinema gets a spotlight through discussion and review while the remainder of the network shows gives you insight into Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese cinema and the history of adult oriented Hong Kong cinema!

The Podcast On Fire Network aims to provide a large, continually expanding overview of Asian cinema. On the flagshow Podcast On Fire, the big guns out of Hong Kong cinema gets a spotlight through discussion and review while the remainder of the network shows gives you insight into Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese cinema and the history of adult oriented Hong Kong cinema!

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The Podcast On Fire Network aims to provide a large, continually expanding overview of Asian cinema. On the flagshow Podcast On Fire, the big guns out of Hong Kong cinema gets a spotlight through discussion and review while the remainder of the network shows gives you insight into Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese cinema and the history of adult oriented Hong Kong cinema!

Language:

English


Episodes

Podcast On Fire 320: The Cub Tiger From Kwangtung & Master With Cracked Fingers

5/7/2022
Shifty producers do shifty producer things to an old movie with Jackie Chan. All four versions of Master With Cracked Fingers examined! With Kenny B and Michael Scott of the Action For Everyone podcast. 00m 00s – Intro/The Cub Tiger From Kwangtung & Master With Cracked Fingers background. 44m 15s – The Cub Tiger From […]

Duration:01:35:01

Podcast On Fire 319: Fruit Punch

4/16/2022
Enterprising, forward thinking youths open a business because money is the future, right? Or is that love and friendship? Starring singers and untested actors, including Leon Lai, this is the opening episode of our examination of the films of one of the Four Heavenly Kings and it comes to you in the form of Clara […]

Duration:01:07:59

Podcast On Fire 318: The Butterfly Murders

3/26/2022
Tsui Hark enters the magical, mystical world of the Wuxia film and the magical world of film, making his debut with 1979’s The Butterfly Murders. With Kenny B and Paul Fox of the East Screen West Screen podcast. Running times: 00m 00s – Intro/The Butterfly Murders background, on Tsui Hark’s early career, alternate versions etc. […]

Duration:01:00:18

Podcast On Fire 317: The Young Dragons

3/12/2022
John Woo comes out swinging and kicking for his debut feature, 1973’s The Young Dragons, with Jackie Chan as his action director. With Kenny B and Paul Fox of the East Screen West Screen podcast. Running times: 00m 00s – Intro/The Young Dragons background. 11m 51s – The Young Dragons review. Contact the show via email at podcastonfire […]

Duration:00:50:42

What’s Korean Cinema? 57 – Whispering Corridors 6: The Humming

2/26/2022
After a 11 year hiatus, the Whispering Corridors series is back with its 6th entry. Containing horror that leads into hints of great sadness and insanity connected to friendship and South Korea’s turbulent history, we’ll tell you all about it discussing Whispering Corridors 6: The Humming. With Kenny B and Paul Quinn of Hangul Celluloid. Running […]

Duration:01:18:44

Podcast On Fire 316: The Eagle Shooting Heroes

1/29/2022
Before there was a completed and released Ashes Of Time, pretty much everyone that ended up being associated with it made something very silly: 1993’s The Eagle Shooting Heroes. Running times: 00m 00s – Intro/The Eagle Shooting Heroes production background, box office, reception, missing footage. 26m 22s – The Eagle Shooting Heroes review. Contact the show […]

Duration:01:08:36

Podcast On Fire 315: Ashes Of Time

1/15/2022
When Wong Kar-wai does a Wuxia film, things get introspective and blurry. Joining Kenny B to discuss Ashes Of Time is Paul Fox and Kevin Ma of the East Screen West Screen podcast. Running times: 00m 00s – Intro/Jin Yong biography and discussion. 34m 35s – Ashes of Time production background, box office, awards, the […]

Duration:01:32:37

Podcast On Fire 314: 2021 Christmas Special

12/23/2021
It’s the annual Podcast On Fire Trivia Night disguised as our Christmas Special. Kenny B is this year’s Lord Quizmaster and Stewart Sutherland and Tom K-W (of The Lager Logs) along with East Screen West Screen’s Paul Fox compete for a sweet Canto-pop prize. Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook […]

Duration:01:37:12

What’s Korean Cinema? 56 – Voice & A Blood Pledge

12/18/2021
The whispers in the corridor do not stop and the Ghost School Horror series out of Korea is on its fourth and fifth entry: 2005’s Voice and 2009’s A Blood Pledge. With Kenny B and Paul Quinn of Hangul Celluloid. Running Times: 00m 00s – Intro/series box office, notes on the director 27m 17s – […]

Duration:01:45:36

Podcast On Fire 313: Profile In Anger & Danger Has Two Faces

12/4/2021
In another entry in The Versus-series, Leung Kar-yan makes his directorial debut with the wild revenge actioner Profile In Anger from 1984 and in the Shaw Brothers production Danger Has Two Faces from 1985 he’s an ex-cop turned assassin for hire. With Kenny B and Michael Scott of the Adkins Undisputed podcast. 00m 00s – […]

Duration:01:35:30

The Director’s Series 34: Mabel Cheung & Alex Law FINALE – A Tale Of Three Cities

11/13/2021
Mabel Cheung and Alex Law make their Jackie Chan movie but it’s the story of his parents and China’s turbulent history… in feature form. With Kenny B and Tom K-W. Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire, @sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE to our iTunes feed. Running Times: 00m 00s – Intro/The Story Of […]

Duration:01:04:14

Podcast On Fire 312: The Tai-Chi Master

10/23/2021
The mythical origin points of Tai Chi and its creator gets covered in high flying fashion in Yuen Woo-ping’s The Tai-Chi Master from 1993. With Kenny B and Stewart Sutherland of the Films & Swearing and Lager Logs podcast! Running Times: 00m 00s – Intro/The Tai-Chi Master production background. 17m 35s – The Tai-Chi Master review […]

Duration:01:14:35

Podcast On Fire 311: Black Mask 2 – City Of Masks

10/9/2021
It’s possibly the strangest gathering of talents and elements ever. Featuring the man who would be Jigsaw, a former pornographic movie actress, a mainstay of the Coen Brothers’ films, elephants, professional wrestlers, and the world’s busiest action actor. Yes of course, it’s a Tsui Hark film as he returns to the Black Mask universe without […]

Duration:01:28:36

S3E1: McEwan’s Headspace Scotch Whisky Beer and Champion Premium Beer

10/8/2021
We’re back ! Yes, the lads have returned and for our season premiere will be indulging in some very whisky business indeed. You heard right, this evening we’ll be getting seriously Scotch so remember to set the VCR- this is one you’re going to want to tape ! (C’mon, it wasn’t that bad…you should of … Continue reading "S3E1: McEwan’s Headspace Scotch Whisky Beer and Champion Premium Beer"

Duration:00:45:03

This Week In Sleaze 64: Bruce Lee & I

10/2/2021
Let’s talk some Bruce Lee and Betty Ting Pei fucking! From the perspective of the latter, we get the story of the pot smoking, drinking, bullying prankster with brain disease that was Bruce Lee. Plus tits, with the Shaw Scope logo proudly attached. With Sleazy K and The Great Lord Joshua Regal who invites you […]

Duration:01:49:24

The Lager Logs Anniversary Special: The World’s End Commentary

10/1/2021
Party hats…check. Balloons…check. 2 befuddled Brits and 1 sober Swede…double check. Christ, this is the longest game of chess I’ve ever witnessed…can we go back to playing Buckaroo ? Ladies and Gents, tonight we’ll be commemorating 1 whole year of the Logs and who would’ve thunk it eh ? Not my dietitian that’s for sure. … Continue reading "The Lager Logs Anniversary Special: The World’s End Commentary"

Duration:01:57:25

What’s Korean Cinema? 55 – Wishing Stairs

9/4/2021
The Monkey’s Paw and ballet collide in the third Ghost School Horror entry. With Kenny B and Paul Quinn of Hangul Celluloid. Running Times: 00m 00s – Intro/literary background 22m 40s – Notes on the director, box office 37m 13s – Wishing Stairs review. Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire, @sogoodreviews) […]

Duration:01:29:06

Podcast On Fire 310: Black Mask

8/21/2021
Jet Li is a super soldier Kato lookalike in Hong Kong’s superhero actioner Black Mask. With Kenny B and Michael Scott of the Adkins Undisputed podcast. Running Times: 00m 00s – Intro/Michael Scott interview 24m 40s – Black Mask background/box office/on director Daniel Lee/Taiwanese version 43m 03s – Black Mask review Contact the show via […]

Duration:01:34:23

Podcast On Fire 309: Spacked Out

8/8/2021
A podcast that originally was supposed to be on the Spectrum blu ray of Spacked Out, Kenny B and Paul Fox of the East Screen West Screen podcast discuss the Johnnie To produced Category III rated youth drama from director Lawrence Lau. Contact the show via email at podcastonfire at googlemail.com, on our Facebook page and Facebook group or Twitter (@podcastonfire, @sogoodreviews) and SUBSCRIBE […]

Duration:01:06:05

Podcast On Fire 308: Young And Dangerous: The Prequel & Golden Job

7/24/2021
Sandwiched in between Young And Dangerous 5 and its concluding part Born To Be King, Andrew Lau and Manfred Wong take us back to the past Hung Hing boys. Played by other boys. It’s Young And Dangerous: The Prequel and as a send off to the coverage despite having no narrative connection to the universe, […]

Duration:01:56:46