Anyone out there grow up in the 80's? If you did, then you may well remember a couple of French-Japanese co-produced animation series that ran during that decade... We've already had one featured here on UKAnifest; “Ulysses 31”.Read More
For my first review, I thought I'd go back to where it all began, and to the first Anime I had ever seen.
Well…I say Anime, but what I really mean to say is 'French Anime'.
The purists amongst us will point out that an animated show doesn't really count as 'Anime' unless it has been produced in Japan, regardless of how 'Anime-like' it may be. I often disagree with this position, but rather than go into a debate about this (we can save that for another time J) I would like to discuss the wonderful contradiction to Anime's strict definition, that is 'French Anime'.Read More
Seeing as I got a comment on my introductory post asking for more martial arts movies, I thought I'd revisit the 1981 Hong Kong classic The Prodigal Son, starring Yuen Biao, Lam Ching-Ying, Sammo Hung and Frankie Chan.