Island on Fire

Island on Fire
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Brandon

Considering the horrible treatment the Chinese prison system gets in this film, it's easy to see how it was controversial. This is the American release version, which is 30 minutes shorter than the Taiwanese version. If you've come for the usual light hearted Chan action pic, you won't find ...Read more

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