The "buzz" in Hollywood is that, "18 FINGERS OF DEATH!" will kick the butt out of the low budget martial arts movies genre and knocks us down to the ground laughing! This funny "sockumentart" of the world of Chop sockey, kung fooey, ninja poo poo, karate kidding croutching tiger stuff takes you on the journey of making martial arts movies at it's lowest. The best kept secret in Hollywood is legendary martial arts star, Buford Lee. He has starred in eight hundred and three "B" minus minus martial arts movies. But nobody knows who he is! Nobody, that is, except Ronald Mck, fresh out of inner city high school, full of unstoppable energy and determined to shoot a documentary on his favorite martial arts hero, Buford Lee. Through interviews, personal footage, private behind the scenes clips and selected action scenes from Buford's classic movies like "I KILL YOU UNTIL YOU DIE", "17 FINGERS OF DEATH!", and "THE LEGEND OF THE DRUNKEN BASTARD", you'll really experience what it is like to be ... Written by
Funny Mockumentary with the Awesome James Lew in Top Form.
Hello James Lew fans all over the world. Being a huge fan of James myself, I enjoyed this movie tremendously. There is nothing typical about 18 Fingers of Death. It is a fine blend of martial arts and comedy all rolled up into one very funny story full of action. Mr. Lew plays Buford Lee, an unsuccessful actor who is trying to finally make it big with a top notch film but Buford runs into one obstacle after another keeping him from completing his movie. It takes a very special quality to be able to make people laugh, and James performance in this movie definitely shows us he has just that talent and skill. The script is great and the casting superb. There is a star-studded supporting cast with such favorites as Lorenzo Lamas, Pat Morita, Robin Shou and Don "The Dragon" Wilson. 18 Fingers of Death is a fun movie to watch and I hope everyone enjoys it as much as I did. Gary Willens/Los Angeles
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