Episode 193

Published on:

11th Aug 2022

The Cinema of Cynthia Rothrock Part 1: Hong Kong Rothrock

THIS WEEK: Yes, Madam! (1985) and Righting Wrongs (1986)

Ronda Rousey might call herself "the baddest woman on the planet" but we all know that can't be true as long as Cynthia Rothrock is still breathing. This week, we're exploring a pair of Hong Kong action classics from the five-time martial arts champion turned underappreciated action queen of 80s and 90s.

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