East of Constantinople, West of Shanghai

Tiger Mountain, finally!


It took me almost one year to get my hands on a copy of Tsui Hark‘s The Taking of Tiger Mountain – and the long hunt was well worth it.
The 2014 movie is a great adventure flick, straddling the line between historical narrative and pulp fantasy.


I’ll have to write a lot about it – so expect a post or three in the next days.
In the meantime, the trailer…

Author: Davide Mana

Paleontologist. By day, researcher, teacher and ecological statistics guru. By night, pulp fantasy author-publisher, translator and blogger. In the spare time, Orientalist Anonymous, guerilla cook.

2 thoughts on “Tiger Mountain, finally!

  1. This have the same taste of a certain ministry of yours


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