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The Value of Academic Achievement Over Fame

Korean actress Lee Se Young made a smart decision in putting her career on hold to pursue an education.  Many people assume that all celebrities are rich and should remain satisfied with their status in society.  However, we forget that … Continue reading

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What Lies Ahead for the Future of Chinese Cinema in the 21st Century?

  China is on the verge of becoming a major superpower having a great potential of surpassing the United States.  Unlike other developed Asian countries such as South Korea, Taiwan, and Japan, China is still considered a developing country.  One … Continue reading

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Influence of Martial Arts in Black American Culture

    Jim Kelly – The First Black Martial Artist Martial arts films have had a long-lasting impact on black culture in America.  The history of blacks in this country have shown that they continue to encounter racial discrimination, police brutality, unemployment, … Continue reading

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Game of Death Bruce Lee Film Review

  As a huge fan of Bruce Lee, Game of Death was my least favorite film of his.  In my opinion, it would have been a better film if he was still alive.  The only part of the film that I would consider … Continue reading

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African-American Actor Dante Carver Became Japan’s Top TV Commercial Star

Actor Dante Carver became Japan’s top TV commercial star back in 2008.  He is famous for appearing in a series of ads for Softbank Mobile. It is a huge accomplishment done by a non-Japanese celebrity.  For aspiring black actors, it … Continue reading

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47 Ronin Released on Christmas Day

Keanu Reeve’s movie “47 Ronin” got released on Christmas Day in the US.  For anyone who knows about the movie, it turned out to be a box office flop in Japan.  How do you think people will respond to it? … Continue reading

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“Fast and Furious” star Paul Walker dies

I just heard the news yesterday that actor Paul Walker from “The Fast and Furious” died in a car accident.  Even though I am not a huge fan of the series, I think it was a tragedy that he died … Continue reading

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