Month: October 2013

Movie review: TOM YUM GOONG 2 (THE PROTECTOR 2)

Verdict: Probably Tony Jaa’s worst movie thus far. The simple search-for-lost-elephant plot of the first film was basically reused with a lousy attempt to overcomplicate the premise that created only embarrassing plot holes and unintentionally hilarious scenes. Thanks to the horribly digitalised and CGI sequences, this over-the-top action flick is far from gritty compared to …

UFC 166: Dos Santos & Sanchez bloodied up for a loss (WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES)

Cain Velasquez overcomes Junior Dos Santos’ mad resilience to retain Heavyweight title Dos Santos was quite thoroughly dominated by undisputed heavyweight champ Velasquez, one eye covered with blood and the other completely swollen up, and yet Velasquez couldn’t quite finish him off until the fifth and final round where he tried to force a guillotine …