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The Man with the Iron Fists -- In feudal China, a blacksmith who makes weapons for a small village is put in the position where he must defend himself and his fellow villagers.

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Director:
RZA
Writers:
RZA (story)
RZA (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
2 November 2012 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Seven clans, a fortune in gold. Let the battle begin. See more »
Plot:
On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Awards:
3 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
This sucked See more (192 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
RZA 
 
Writing credits
RZA (story)

RZA (screenplay) (as The RZA) and
Eli Roth (screenplay)

Produced by
Marc Abraham .... producer
Thomas A. Bliss .... executive producer
Joe Carlone .... associate producer
Tom Karnowski .... executive producer
Kristel Laiblin .... executive producer
Eric Newman .... producer
Eli Roth .... producer
Doris Tse .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Howard Drossin 
RZA 
 
Cinematography by
Chi Ying Chan 
 
Film Editing by
Joe D'Augustine 
 
Casting by
Denise Chamian 
 
Production Design by
Drew Boughton 
 
Art Direction by
Horace Ma Kwong Wing 
 
Costume Design by
Thomas Chong 
 
Makeup Department
Erin Ayanian .... makeup artist: Lucy Liu
Howard Berger .... special makeup effects
Jake Garber .... special makeup effects (as Jacob Garber)
Rena Grady .... makeup artist
Jake McKinnon .... special makeup effects
Greg Nicotero .... special makeup effects
Aileen Seaton .... makeup & hair designer
 
Production Management
Christopher Bates .... production supervisor
Irene Chan .... line production supervisor
Kim Hung Fan .... unit production manager
John Portnoy .... post-production supervisor
Cj Stewart .... post-production manager: Post Matters
April YeFang .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Joe Chan .... second assistant director (as Joe Chan Chi Ho)
Thomas Chow .... first assistant director (as Thomas Chow Wai Kwan)
Ban Jiang Ku Er .... on-set assistant director (as Ku Er Ban Jiang)
Pauline Ling Sun .... second assistant director: second unit (as Pauline Sun Ling)
Felicia Tang .... first assistant director: second unit (as Feli Tang)
Huan Yang .... second second assistant director: second unit (as Yang Huan)
Allison Lok Kam Yuen .... second second assistant director (as Allison Yuen Lok Kam)
 
Sound Department
Erik Aadahl .... sound designer
Joshua Adeniji .... foley editor
Odin Benitez .... supervising sound editor
Scott Brewster .... adr recordist
Steve Chan Wai Hung .... sound
Robert Dehn .... sound studio manager
Derek Deitz .... foley mixer
Chris Diebold .... assistant sound editor
Trevor Gates .... additional sound editor
Trevor Gates .... foley mixer
Ginger Geary .... foley artist
George Hauty .... assistant sound editor
Angela Hemingway .... adr editor
Xun Huang .... sound mixer: second unit
Steven Iba .... sound effects editor
Pedro Jimenez .... sound re-recording mixer
John Marquis .... supervising sound editor
Eliza Pollack Zebert .... adr editor
Spencer Schwieterman .... foley mixer
Marc Tan Li-Shen .... second boom operator
Kelly Vockel .... assistant sound editor
Jonathan Wales .... sound re-recording mixer
Bernard Weiser .... supervising dialogue editor (as Barnard Weiser)
Christopher T. Welch .... adr editor (as Chris Welch)
 
Special Effects by
Shing Chan .... special effects foreman (as Chan Shing)
Yau Ting Lam .... special effects foreman (as Lam Yau Ting)
Wai Kit Lau .... special effects supervisor (as Arthur Lau Wai Kit)
 
Visual Effects by
Travis Baumann .... digital compositor: Gradient FX
Cecil Man Ching Cheng .... visual effects producer
Tarn Fox .... visual effects producer: Post Matters
Blane Granstaff .... digital compositor
Brock Jolet .... digital compositor
Emir Karasakal .... visual effects artist
Jesse Landry .... visual effects artist: Post Matters
Joseph Langdale .... visual effects artist: Post Matters
Wai Kwong Lo .... senior animator (lighting and compositing ) (as Ken Lo)
Don Ma .... visual effects supervisor
James Owens .... visual effects editor
Sharina Radia .... visual effects producer: Gradient FX
James A. Reed .... rotoscoping artist
Persis Reynolds .... visual effects producer: Gradient Effects
Michael Rung .... digital compositor
Dustin Seltzer .... digital compositor
D.J. Shea .... visual effects supervisor: Post Matters
Prasanna Siddharthan .... digital compositor: Gradient Effects
Olcun Tan .... visual effects supervisor: Gradient Effects
Thomas Tannenberger .... visual effects supervisor: Gradient Effects
Erkan Ozgur Yilmaz .... CG supervisor
Ilhan Yilmaz .... visual effects artist
Fikret Cihan Çiçekel .... visual effects artist
Batuhan Özer .... visual effects artist
 
Stunts
Marrese Crump .... martial arts double: RZA
Jian Yong Guo .... stunt supervisor (as Guo Jian Yong)
Fang Liu .... assistant stunt supervisor (as Liu Fang)
Christian Noel .... stunt double
Ian Powers .... stunt double
Jian Yong Qi .... assistant stunt supervisor
Corey Yuen .... action coordinator
Corey Yuen .... martial arts choreographer (as Cory Yuen)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Tony Cheung .... director of photography: second unit
 
Casting Department
Denise Chamian .... casting: U.S.
Mike Leeder .... casting: Hong Kong
Zoe Thompson .... casting: China
 
Editorial Department
Reza Amidi .... digital conformist
Alison Anthony .... digital intermediate producer
Chris Clark .... color scientist
Zach Fine .... first assistant editor
Trent Johnson .... digital intermediate colorist
Dane McMaster .... assistant editor
Cybelle Sato .... digital intermediate producer
Rob Schlegel .... additional editor
Benjamin Sutor .... on-line editor
Jay Trautman .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Howard Drossin .... orchestrator
Howard Drossin .... synth programmer
Greg Hayes .... music scoring mixer
Carter Little .... music supervisor
Marvin R. Morris .... music editor
G. Marq Roswell .... music supervisor
Philip Stevenson .... musician: additional guitar
Adam Swart .... music consultant
 
Other crew
Zhou Wei Hong Amy .... assistant accountant
Hyun Min Bae .... titles
Devin Ballard .... titles
Mark Barclay .... assistant to Thomas Bliss
Steve Berman .... completion bond
Alexandre Chen .... adr voice group
Yi Song 'Scarlet' Chen .... script supervisor
Lujan Decima .... titles
Pamela B. Green .... titles (as Pamela Green)
Jack W. Haddox .... production controller
Victor A. Haddox .... key assistant accountant
Hyunsun Joo .... titles
Steven M. Kalb .... production attorney
Jim Lau .... adr actor
Chiu Wah Lee .... production consultant
Joyce Liu .... adr group
Jesse Rose Moore .... assistant to Mr. Newman
John Portnoy .... end crawl
Bina Stange .... calligrapher: titles
Quentin Tarantino .... presenter
Celine Tien .... voice
Ian Tien .... voice
Phoebe Upke .... titles
Jarik Van Sluijs .... titles
Max Le Le Yang .... assistant to director
Max Le Le Yang .... script translator
Corey Yuen .... martial arts choreographer
Jamie Zakoski .... assistant to Mr. Abraham
Nikhil Jassawalla .... consultant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Lisa Marks .... additional thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for bloody violence, strong sexuality, language and brief drug use
Runtime:
95 min | 107 min (unrated version)
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
WILHELM SCREAM: As Thaddeus throws a man from the balcony.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: As Jack Knife walks across his room he puts on his glasses, just before he reaches the door his glasses fall off. When he opens the door to Madame Blossom his glasses are on his face again.See more »
Quotes:
Jackknife:I came here for the duck.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Go HardSee more »

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91 out of 151 people found the following review useful.
This sucked, 25 November 2012
Author: veinbreaker

I wanted to like this movie from what i saw in the trailers... the trailer looked awesome... and I ran to the cinema to see this. Even took my girl to see it hoping we'll have a good time...

guys... this sucked... it REALLY REALLY sucked... my God it was terrible...

bad acting, bad fighting scenes (let's be honest), stupid story, crappy lines, lame characters... over-hyped soundtrack...(besides maybe 1 tune) it was terrible... if you can see it as a JOKE, it could be a fun little turd to watch on cable... but as far as movies and a cinema experience..it was BAD. they could have done so much more with this... but.. no... CRAP

for those comparing this to KILL BILL: you are retards... Kill Bill was a good film.. it had style, good action scenes, good dialogue, carefully set up, stylistic, cool, good lines, good actors, great soundtrack (RZA did a great job there)... but this film... oh God... BAD

don't waste your time, don't buy into the hype.

RZA has talent no doubt, but this movie sucked... maybe his next film will be better... or maybe this was intended to be a BAD movie.. who knows. For 15 million USD i'm sure it will sell tickets and make it's money's worth from all the unfortunates like myself who will be lured in from the fantastic trailer... anyway..

I'm out- Peace

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