13 June 2013 10:09 AM, PDT | NextMovie | See recent NextMovie news »

It's been a while since we've seen Keanu Reeves really kick somebody's ass. Sure, he unleashed an unholy amount of whoop ass in the three "Matrix" movies, but since then he's preferred mellower roles like a doctor who's weirdly attracted to Diane Keaton in "Something's Gotta Give," and whoever he played in whatever "A Scanner Darkly" was. Thankfully, he's returning to his hyper-violent ways with his directorial debut, "Man of Tai Chi." Yay.

The trailer starts out intriguingly, with a man in a chilly grey room instructed to look towards a two-way mirror, then commanded to "Fight" (sort of like "Mortal Kombat," except chillier.) We then see Keanu on the other side of the mirror, looking like a creepo who orchestrates these fights. Later, we see that he has tasked a tai chi practitioner (Tiger Hu Chen, who was Reeves' stuntman in the "Matrix" movies — look at those flowing locks! »

- Drew Taylor

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