This weekend, VUDU is discounting a selection of martial arts films in HD to $4.99. If the weather outside is frightful, downloading some of these high-energy flicks is sure to be delightful. Our favorite here is Kung Fu Hustle, which is currently around $15 at Amazon and iTunes. Stephen Chow stars in and directs this comedic action film, which is a follow-up to the just-as-zany Shaolin Soccer. Kung Fu Hustle has a 90% fresh rating at Rotten Tomatoes, and thousands of VUDU customers have given it 4.5/5 stars. Head below for more of our top picks from this sale.
Top $5 films from this sale:
- Rumble in the Bronx (Reg. $10)
- Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (Reg. $12)
- also at Amazon
- The Karate Kid: Part II (Reg. $13)
- Lone Wolf McQuade (Reg. $13)
- …and even more deals…
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Kung Fu Hustle:
Stephen Chow (director and star of SHAOLIN SOCCER) is at it again with his newest action-packed and comedic martial-arts adventure, KUNG FU HUSTLE. From wildly imaginative kung fu showdowns to dance sequences featuring tuxedoed mobsters, you’ve never seen action this outrageous and characters this zany! With jaw-dropping fight sequences by Yuen Wo Ping (famed action choreographer of CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON and THE MATRIX), KUNG FU HUSTLE will blow you away! In a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing (Stephen Chow) desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turn out to be kung fu masters in disguise. Sing’s actions eventually cause the Axe Gang and the slumlords to engage in an explosive kung fu battle. Only one side will win and only one hero will emerge as the greatest kung fu master of all.