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Old 03-24-04, 04:56 PM   #1
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New Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon WTF?!!

I seen this and can not find any info what so ever about it? Anyone know anything
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Old 03-24-04, 05:06 PM   #2
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I think it's a Chinese TV series version of the story, probably whittled down quite a bit to fit on one DVD. Not sure of the quality, but probably a much lower budget than the movie.
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Old 03-24-04, 08:25 PM   #3
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Definately a remake. Kind of weird that the participants are not listed.
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Old 03-24-04, 08:52 PM   #4
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How does 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon WTF" compare to the original?
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Old 03-25-04, 12:48 AM   #5
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Definitely a TV show. Tai Seng did the same for Fists of Fury with Donnie Yen. They took 8 out for 40-something episodes and stuck them on 2 DVDs.

I'm guessing it's the same for this show.
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Old 03-25-04, 10:41 AM   #6
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The series came out not long after the film as released. I remember seeing a few episodes on my local late night international station. It's a mainland production I believe.
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Old 03-25-04, 10:56 AM   #7
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For what it's worth, the movie was based on an old novel. The TV series is probably just a different adaptation of the same source.
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Old 03-25-04, 01:50 PM   #8
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Originally posted by flashburn
How does 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon WTF" compare to the original?
I can tell you this. By the end of the movie.. my reaction was, "OMG LOL PWNED!"
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