‘The Man With the Iron Fists’ Red Band Trailer Takes Power Through Sex and Violence

Man with the Iron Fists

RZA punches someone’s eyeball out of its socket.

That should be all you need to know to skip all this drivel and watch the red band trailer for the rapper’s directorial debut, The Man with the Iron Fists. Presented by Quentin Tarantino and co-writer Eli Roth, this kung fu flick looks bloody, ridiculous, and wonderful. It stars Lucy Liu, Russell Crowe, Jamie Chung, Rick Yune, Daniel Wu and a host of others in a plot that seems more like an excuse for constant on-screen melees and an empty weapons rack. Seven warring clans…a shipment of gold…yeah, yeah, yeah. Just keep kicking metric tons of ass and turning your body into bronze.

Check it out for yourself (and click to change the setting to HD while you’re at it):

So damned cool.