The circuit


I don't understand why non martial artist can make any jugment on the fighting scenes.
But then again IMDB likes it and drives on thoses, I don't know anything about fighting but I think....
What you did not know, the circuit was nb 9 at the box office in rentals competing with multy million dollar movies.

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I whole heartily agree, one guy that gave their thoughts on the movie on this page said several of dirk's moves for just wrestling moves which is false, the only move from wrestling was a double leg take down, the other moves which he called wrestling moves which were a triangle choke which comes from brazilian jiujitsu and the other was an arm bar which originated from judo. All of dirks other moves were simple footsweeps, roundhouses, sidekicks, and hand strikes. I'm not saying this was was a great movie but its a low budget movie you have to take it for what it was made for which is a decent popcorn martial arts movie. I mean I've seen other big budget movies that are worse.

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I think I understand where you're coming from, and I -suspect- (but I cannot be held respondsible for others' thoughts) people are complaining more about the overall choreography & the camera direction. As in, it's not the moves so much with this movie as the way they are portrayed & the way they are strung together. I'd agree with the other poster about seeing big-budget movies that are (just as bad, not really worse; Van Damme: I'm lookin' at you..), but not many, and again, I don't credit the fight scenes for this mostly, but just the overall crap production & insipid dialogue, etc..

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