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Coming to America proved tough for Asia’s stars

Part 1 of this series, featuring prejudicial Asian representations in Hollywood, Yellow Peril and yellowface,  and the post-war rise of the chanbara, kung fu and  ‘gun-fu’ genres, can be read here. Part 2 of this series, covering anime, Asian art house cinema, neo-wuxia films, and the rise of the non-genre Asian film in Korea’s Hallyuwood […]

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