Jackie Chan remains the all-time champ of hopping over fences, among other things

Have you tried hopping a fence lately? It’s exhausting. And laborious. Which is why this supercut of Jackie Chan hopping giant fences like he’s got Flubber on his shoes is as envy-inducing as it is incredible. Who could possibly have this much control of their body in a world where most of us can’t sneeze without…

Napoleon Dynamite’s Jared Hess is taking on a Shanghai Noon sequel

Because it’s Hollywood’s job to persistently remind us that there are no new ideas, a revival of the Shanghai Noon franchise is in the works. According to The Hollywood Reporter, MGM has enlisted Jared Hess—whose biggest claim to fame is still Napoleon Dynamite—to direct, while original stars Jackie Chan and Owen…

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Jackie Chan and Johnny Knoxville battle the ravages of age in Skiptrace

“You’re no spring chicken,” says an American gambler to his Chinese friend midway through the East-West action extravaganza Skiptrace. It’s a put-down that’s meant less for the character than the guy playing him. Since Jackie Chan has been kidding his age on screen for at least a decade now, the joke hardly feels…