Man of Tai Chi

(2013)

Set in modern Beijing, Man of Tai Chi marks Keanu Reeves’ directorial debut. The film, also starring Reeves, follows the spiritual journey of a young martial artist (played by Tiger Chen) whose unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club. As the fights intensify, so does his will to survive.

‘Man of Tai Chi’ Alternate Poster

‘Man of Tai Chi’ Alternate Poster

Currently available on VOD formats before arriving in theaters November 1, Man of Tai Chi marks the directorial debut of Keanu Reeves, who also stars alongside Tiger Hu Chen. RADiUS-TWC has released an alternative poster that depicts a blood-splattered Tiger Hu Chen to get fans ready for all the martial arts action.

Set in modern Beijing, Man of Tai Chi marks Keanu Reeves' directorial debut. The film, also starring Reeves, follows the spiritual journey of a young martial artist (played by Tiger Hu Chen) whose unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club. As the fights intensify, so does his will to survive.

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Second ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer Starring Keanu Reeves

Second ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer Starring Keanu Reeves

Before Keanu Reeves takes on samurai warriors and supernatural creatures in 47 Ronin this Christmas, the actor will put both his martial arts and directing skills to the test in Man of Tai Chi. The actor makes his directorial debut with this action-adventure, following a young fighter into the underground fight club scene. In May, we reported that the movie was acquired by RADiUS-TWC. Co-starring Tiger Hu Chen, Iko Uwais and Jeremy Marinas, Man of Tai Chi hits theaters November 1.

Set in modern Beijing, Man of Tai Chi marks Keanu Reeves' directorial debut. The film, also starring Reeves, follows the spiritual journey of a young martial artist (played by Tiger Hu Chen) whose unparalleled Tai Chi skills land him in a highly lucrative underworld fight club. As the fights intensify, so does his will to survive.

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Seven ‘Man of Tai Chi’ International Posters

Seven ‘Man of Tai Chi’ International Posters

Keanu Reeves and co-star Tiger Hu Chen are showcased in seven posters for Man of Tai Chi. This martial arts action drama serves as Keanu Reeves' directorial debut, which follows a young fighter (Tiger Hu Chen) as he tries to make his way through an underground fighting world in modern-day Beijing. We reported last month that RADiUS-TWC has acquired distribution rights, but no release date has been announced yet.

Man of Tai Chi was released November 1st, 2013.

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‘Man of Tai Chi’ International Trailer with Keanu Reeves

‘Man of Tai Chi’ International Trailer with Keanu Reeves

Making his directorial debut, Keanu Reeves reunites with fight choreographer Woo-ping Yuen, who helped create the action sequences in The Matrix, for the upcoming action-thriller Man of Tai Chi. An international trailer has debuted, following the news from last month that RADiUS-TWC has acquired distribution rights. Tiger Hu Chen stars as a martial arts fighter who is lured into a seedy underground fight world, where he must compromise his moral code to survive. Jeremy Marinas and Iko Uwais (The Raid: Redemption) co-star in what will surely be one of the biggest action spectacles of the year. It isn't known when this will hit theaters, so stay tuned for that announcement.

Man of Tai Chi was released November 1st, 2013.

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Keanu Reeves Movies ‘Man of Tai Chi’ and ‘Passengers’ Go to the Weinstein Company

Keanu Reeves Movies ‘Man of Tai Chi’ and ‘Passengers’ Go to the Weinstein Company

The Weinstein Company and its affiliate studio Radius-TWC has acquired the rights to two Keanu Reeves movies at Cannes, Man of Tai Chi and Passengers.

The Weinstein Company picked up Passengers, starring Keanu Reeves and Reese Witherspoon, before production begins. The studio plans on a wide release sometime in 2014.

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Keanu Reeves' ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer!

Keanu Reeves' ‘Man of Tai Chi’ Trailer!

Although there is no North American push for this movie yet, the international marketing for Keanu Reeves' directorial debut, Man of Tai Chi, is in full swing. The ass-kicking star of The Raid: Redemption, Iko Uwais, signed on for a prominent role last summer, but is nowhere to be found in this first trailer.

The story is set in Beijing and follows a young martial artist (Tiger Chen), whose exceptional skills present him with both fantastic opportunities and tough personal choices. Iko Uwais will fight Tiger Chen in one of the movie's final scenes. Keanu Reeves also stars.

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‘Man of Tai Chi’ Lands ‘The Raid: Redemption’'s Iko Uwais

The ass-kicking star of The Raid: Redemption, Iko Uwais, has signed on for a role in Man of Tai Chi, the directorial debut of Keanu Reeves.

The story is set in Beijing and follows a young martial artist (Tiger Chen), whose exceptional skills present him with both fantastic opportunities and tough personal choices. Iko Uwais will fight Tiger Chen in one of the movie's final scenes. Keanu Reeves is also starring, although no details were given regarding his character.

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‘Man of Tai Chi’ Behind-the-Scenes Keanu Reeves Proof of Concept Video

Back in December, we reported that actor Keanu Reeves is making his directorial debut with the Universal Pictures martial arts project Man of Tai Chi. Today we have a proof of concept video that showcases the revolutionary robotic camera system dubbed Bot and Dolly Iris, along with a demo reel for this setup. Take a look at this video featuring the director/actor during a rehearsal fight that shows the type of shots one can achieve with Bot and Dolly.

From Keanu Reeves personal Youtube page comes this information on the project and the Bot and Dolly Iris."The Bot & Dolly team pimped out a Chevy Sonic with a paint canon, sprayer and 1500lb robot with custom controls. The results were extraordinary and highlight B&D's extensive engineering and fabrication capabilities for creative work.

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