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Asian Cinema Film Club Podcast: ‘Tears of the Black Tiger’ (2000)

Episode 3 is an action/comedy from Thailand.

Tears of the Black Tiger is a 2000 Thai action/comedy and homage to American Western films.
Elwood and Stephen (Gweilo Ramblings / Eastern Kicks) head to Thailand for the latest instalment of their introduction to Asian cinema as they look at possibly the most fabulous western ever “Tears of the Black Tiger,” sn Eastern/Western which combines elements of romantic melodrama with John Woo style heroic gunplay and a Sam Peckinpah western to create something truly original. 
We also take a look at the career of Meiko Kaji as well as the live action spectacle that is “Kaiju Big Battel” and their upcoming video game from “Super Walrus Games