When he is identified and ... 5 of 7 people found this review helpful. Funky and over-the-top, filled with wall-to-wall action, and featuring some of the craziest villains ever depicted onscreen, the series embodies female power in a male-dominated genre and is a magnificent showcase for the physical presence and martial arts skills of its lead star. Gone is the wall-to-wall action and the plot takes priority. © Arrow Films. With Etsuko Shihomi, Shin'ichi Chiba, Asao Uchida, Sanae Ôhori. As if that wasn’t enough, these assassins seem to be hoarding an impossibly large arsenal of weapons, all of which are announced in freeze-frame action shots each time they’re employed. Usually dubbed movies stink compared to subtitled ones, though this one wasn't bad. Sam and Dan also recommend other strong female-led action films, including JeeJa Yanin in 2008's CHOCOLATE and Cynthia Rothrock in 1993's UNDEFEATABLE, plus recent film viewings including one of Sam's favourite films of all time, THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY. As for Chiba, there are undoubtedly a lot of "Chiba-philes" out there who will watch this film because it's part of the Street Fighter series. Kiku Nakakawa, the only daughter of an old kimono shop owner ... See full summary ».

***SISTER STREET FIGHTER: HANGING BY A THREAD UK RELEASE INFO + ARTWORK REVEAL*** We would like to take this opportunity to let UK fans know that our upcoming release of Sister Street Fighter: Hanging By A Thread, will be censored (not cut) in one scene. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin.

Home. By and large, Sister Street Fighter: Hanging by a Thread (1974) is just more of the same: a similar plot, similar structure, and an overall feeling of déja vu that permeates events. Sister Street Fighter: Hanging by a Thread (1974) The second film in the series doesn’t have quite the same shock value.

Koryu is back, of course, and this time around she has to contend with a man who’s taken a young girl hostage to lure Koryu to him and his carefully selected gang of villains. However, there were also some real odd-balls among these "greats"--such as the guys who wore black baskets on their heads and the ladies who dressed like Fred Flintstone!!! Shihomi and director Kazuhiko Yamaguchi (Wolf Guy) made two additional films based on the same character over the next year, Sister Street Fighter: Hanging By A Thread and Return Of The Sister Street Fighter, with a final unrelated follow-up (Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist) helmed by original Street Fighter director Shigehiro Ozawa appearing in 1976. Limited Edition GAMERA: THE … This is due to a potentially indecent image of a minor used as set decoration in the lair of one of the villains – visible in one shot for approximately 31 seconds which the BBFC advised breached the Protection of Children Act 1978.

In the meantime, Arrow Video has since already rolled out its initial Blu-Ray details via social media late last year.

The complication? Is your network connection unstable or browser outdated? Still, very much, only human. März 2019 in Großbritannien und den USA erhältlichen Blu-ray-Box von Arrow Video ist die komplette Trilogie in HD enthalten und den 1976 entstandenden Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist hat man auch noch beigelegt. The fourth film, Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist, in which Shihomi plays a different character, is actually one of my most rewatched DVDs; As it stands, I had a super-serious crush on its co-lead, actress Michi Love, and as I keep writing, all those feelings are coming back to me as we speak… Goodness.