HKL acquisitions and September release news

Over the past few days the official Hong Kong Legends website has updated with several acquisitions, a sneak peak at the titles being prepped for a 2004 release and news on an unexpected two-disc release for September. Here is a summary of these updates in reverse order...

Arriving as a two-disc Special Collector's Edition on 22nd September 2003 is their recent acquisition Naked Weapon. Released just last year in Hong Kong cinemas this 'hi-octane action-adventure' will be presented in Anamorphic Widescreen with DD5.1 Surround audio and will come equipped with the following bonus features...

  • 'Making-of' documentary
  • Exclusive cast and crew interviews
  • Featurettes
  • Photo galleries
  • Feature-length audio-commentary with leading-lady Maggie Q and Hong Kong Cinema expert Bey Logan
  • Behind-the-scenes footage
  • 'Day in the life of Maggie Q' featurette that allows you to check out one of Hong Kong Cinema's most beautiful women as she works, plays and gets physical in the gym
Whether or not this release will offer the DTS audio track found on the readily available Hong Kong R3 DVD release is not yet known so stay tuned for an update.

The sneak peak at what to expect in 2004 listed the following titles: Dragons Forever, Tiger Cage 2, The Odd Couple, Warriors Two, A Better Tomorrow 2, Once a Thief, Moon Warriors and Wing Chun.

Recent acquisitions by HKL include: Heroic Trio, Executioners, Outlaw Brothers and on their Premier Asia label Ju-on 2.

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