Saturday, October 20, 2007
Sorry I Missed this One...
Here is a picture of me posing with some of the cast of an Indie Film called Finishing the Game. It had a brief stint at the IFC theater in the Village. Unfortunately I did not get a chance to see the movie.... Here is a synopsis below.. I will just have to pray its released on DVD.. The guys were hilarious!
Synopsis:Finishing the Game
Better Luck Tomorrow and Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift director Justin Lin takes a comic look at a longstanding bit of cinema mythology with this mockumentary exploring the making of Bruce Lee's unfinished final film Game of Death. When martial arts star Lee died in 1973 after having shot roughly twenty-minutes of the full-length feature, director Robert Clouse vowed to complete the film using a Bruce Lee look-a-like. Though the film was eventually released into theaters in 1978, fans continue to debate just how much involvement Lee had in the making of the film nearly three decades after the fact. Perhaps viewers will never know for certain just how much of Lee they are seeing in the final product, but in this knowing satire director Lin offers a hilarious look at how things might have gone down while simultaneously skewering mainstream cinema for it's stereotypical treatment of Asian-American actors. ~ Jason Buchanan, All Movie Guide
Posted by Taneesha The Diva at 2:11 PM