Okay, better start going through these...
Oh yeah, this is a lot better. Technically and visually pretty impressive. Close-ups of fists and especially feet hitting the head are one of my biggest pet peevees unfortunately, and Asian martial arts flicks seem to love these. Cuts are still too rapid and camera is often too close to the action and shaky. Cool use of slow-mo this time. I don't get why movies always go way too over the top with the number of enemies. Fighting off five guys is impressive enough, why does there often need to be like 150 dudes? This would be a 7/10 for me.
BTW, while I generally tend to enjoy realistic fights more than CGI / jumpcut fests, those types of fights have their merit as well. The restaurant fight in Rise of the Legend, for example, is an absolutely amazing and highly entertaining fight, specifically because of the way it's cut together. The slow mo, the CGI swooshes of air from the weapon swings, the POV shot at the end - it's silly and stupid, but in the best possible way.
Obviously you don't watch stuff like this if you're in the mood for realistic, well choreographed artistry, but if you just want a cool action scene that's cleverly enhanced by modern movie-making techniques, films like Rise of the Legend or Kung Fu Hustle can give you a lot of fun / stupid enjoyment.
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