Crunchyroll Continues Streams of Tai Seng Entertainment Dramas Twin of Brothers and the New Heaven Sword and the Martial Arts Theater Collection Titles
Asian Celebrities Li Qi An, Yeung Tak Cheong, Cheng Dodo, Ng Cheuk Hai, Mao Huafeng, Shiu Mei Ki, Raymond Lam, Hwang Jang Lee, Loh Lieh, Tang Chui Man, Leila Tong, Yam Tat Wah, Leung Chiu Wai, Lai Mei Han, Wu Ting Yan, Yeung Yi Appear on the Number One Online Destination for Anime and Asian Entertainment
San Francisco, CA (July 6, 2009) — Crunchyroll and Tai Seng Entertainment streams more new dramas and kung-fu action titles on the number one (1) online destination for anime and asian content … Crunchyroll! More information can be found at http://www.crunchyroll.com/publisher/TAI_SENG_ENTERTAINMENT.
Titles that are/will-be-shortly streaming for free on the highly popular and legal site include:
· TWIN OF BROTHERS (episodes 22-42)
· THE NEW HEAVEN SWORD AND THE DRAGON SABRE (episodes 20-40)
· NINJA WOLVES
· THE EIGHTEEN JADE ARHATS
· HIT MAN IN THE HAND OF BUDDHA
These titles are available to all Crunchyroll fans and members residing in the U.S., American Samoa, U.S. Minor Outlying Islands, Puerto Rico, Guam and Virgin Islands.
TWIN OF BROTHERS (episodes 22-42)
Legend has it that the “Immortality Routine” is the key to the “Yeung's Treasure”. Kau Chung (Lam Raymond) and Tsu Chi Ling (Ng Cheuk Hai) learn the martial arts tricks in the “Immortality Routine” by chance. They suddenly become the most wanted people in the martial world. Luckily, they are always saved by a nun named Sze Fei Huen (Tong Leila). LING loves HUEN from the first sight. However, she is a sacred virgin and cannot have any love affair. On the other hand, a girl Wan (Wu Ting Yan) from an unorthodox sect loves LING.
Meanwhile, CHUNG and LING meet Lee Sai Man (Yeung Tak Cheong), who later becomes the Tang Dynasty Prince, and his sister Lee Sau Ning (Yeung Yi). CHUNG is attracted to NING and so works for them. Unfortunately, NING is engaged to a tycoon Chai Shiu (Mao Huafeng), who is jealous of CHUNG and tries to harm him. CHUNG swears to create his own success and draws a line with MAN. In fact, CHUNG's argumentative friend Sung Yuck Chi (Li Qi An) loves him secretly.
THE NEW HEAVEN SWORD AND THE DRAGON SABRE (episodes 21-40)
Cheung Tsui Shan (Yam Tat Wah) of the Mo Dong Sect and Yan So So (Cheng Dodo) of the Ting Ying Sect are taken hostage by Tse Shun, known as the Gold Lion, to the Ice and Volcanic Island because of the Dragon Sabre. SHAN marries SO on the island and their son Cheung Mo Kei (Leung Chiu Wai) is born there too. Ten years later, SHAN and his family returns to the mainland, only to find SHAN wanted by the people in the martial world for the whereabouts of the Dragon Sabre. In the end, SHAN and SO have to kill themselves.
When KEI grows up, he gets the Dragon Sabre and the Nine Yang Scripture by chance and makes a name for himself because of his invincible kung fu skills. On the other hand, he gets entangled with three women, namely Chow Chi Yeuk (Tang Chui Man), Chiu Man (Lai Mei Han), and Siu Chiu (Shiu Mei Ki)…
The great CHANG YI (The Victim) and Yo Hua star in this royal action adventure set in the Ching Dynasty! When an evil eunuch vows to kill everyone that is in his way of gaining power, only a loyal court commander dares to face his wrath. But first he must contend with the eunuch's powerful Palace Bodyguards first! Filled with intrigued and packed with kung fu action, NINJA WOLVES will have kung fu fans howling with joy!
THE EIGHTEEN JADE ARHATS
The great LO LIEH (Five Fingers of Death) stars in this martial arts classic! When a mysterious assassin will kill anyone to claim the legendary 18 jade pearl arhats and learn the 18 Lohan style kung fu, only one noble fighter can defeat the ruthless killer.
HIT MAN IN THE HAND OF BUDDHA
Lighting fast action and magnificent fighting highlight this story of robbery and deception. The renowned Korean martial artist HWANG JANG LEE stars as Wang Cheng, who wanders in the martial arts world in an attempt to uncover the mystery behind the theft of his own money. Filled with some of the best filmed stick fighting scenes ever, HIT MAN IN THE HAND OF BUDDHA is one Buddha-tastic kung fu hit!
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