Death Grip

by Phil

At last year’s Comic Con, one of my favorite sessions was on martial arts films – plenty of Donny Yuen and Thai kickboxing films. So I made a point of attending it again this year. There was one Donny Yuen film, some awful stuff that ranged from fun to unwatchable, and a really impressive indie effort from The Stunt People that reminded me of the old Jackie Chan films, both in terms of action and physical humor. I liked the clips so much that I searched out their booth on the exhibit floor (turns out they were adjacent to Troma) to buy the DVD, which has a lot of interesting and inspiring special feature bits on the history of The Stunt People and the development of Death Grip (the star/writer spent six years on the script!)

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About Rebecca Ahn

Writer. Producer. Editor. Warrior. And one Tough Cookie!

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