Final Blog

King Hu was an inspirational Chinese director who inspired and shaped the current modern martial arts films genre. Before entering this class I would not be able to mutter a single thing about who King Hu was, but after learning his life story and all of the road blocks he had along the way I … Continue reading Final Blog


Painted Skin

King Hu's 1993 horror film, Painted skin, was unfortunately a boring film. Painted skin follows the story of a scholar who attempts to marry a concubine who ends up being a spirit trapped between the human world, heaven and underworld. An evil spirit also chases down the concubine in order to drag her back to … Continue reading Painted Skin