The names speak for themselves – they are the brightest stars of world cinema. Every month World Movies showcases three of their most iconic films over three consecutive nights. This month, be amazed by the antics of Hong Kong film legend – Jackie Chan.
Little Big Soldier (2010, Hong Kong)
9 August 10.30pm
Jackie Chan makes a triumphant return to Hong Kong cinema as a pacifist solider who survives the ancient Chinese battles of the third century BC by playing dead – much to the disgrace of his travel partner.
New Police Story (2004, Hong Kong)
10 August 10.30pm
Jackie Chan stars as an ageing cop in this big-budget, action-packed flick. A gang of rich-kid crims unleash hell on police officers provoking a dangerous and deadly showdown.
Shinjuku Incident (2009, Hong Kong)
11 August 10.30pm
Jackie Chan is a hard working Chinese farmer who inadvertently becomes involved in both sides of a war on the streets of Japan in an attempt to win back his lost love.