Fearless Is Not Jet Li's Last Movie!
by Alex Billington
September 16, 2006
Rejoice fans of Jet Li! And sorry to Focus Features, who have been using the "claim" that this is Jet Li's last movie ever in the marketing for Fearless, and in turn getting people out to see him in his final epic. But unfortunately (for Focus Features at least) it's not actually true (that's where the rejoicing happens)! ComingSoon.net reported from the Fearless press conferences happening in New York this weekend (in which we were "not invited") that Jet Li confirmed he is at least in an upcoming movie with Jackie Chan.
"Always there's rumors, rumors, rumors, for 15 years," Li told us, "but now- it's true! Next April, we're going to make a movie. Everybody's waiting for the producer and the director to announce."
This is quite exciting news for anyone who loves Li's excellent martial arts abilities and the films he's been in. He's one of the very best in making kung fu movies that are not too cheesy and is still a fantastic martial artist. And on top of that, he's confirming that he will be in a film with Jackie Chan, of all people. The rumors had been flying around for quite some time about the combination teaming up, but it was not entirely confirmed until just now.
For anyone interested, stay tuned for First Showing updates coming next week about huge hype events for Fearless that we will be running in Colorado.
Reader Feedback - 14 Comments
Why is it that Focus Features is claiming, then, that it is Li's last film?! It's retarded and frustrating that they said this! I love Li's films! I am a huge Jet Li & Jackie Chan fan!
T.J. on Oct 3, 2006
Man it is a load when ppl say thing like this it's all about the $$$$$$$$
Draco on Feb 17, 2007
In the bonus features of Fearless there is an interview with Jet Li and he says that this will be his last movie. But I'm not so sure that it wasn't edited so that he says it.
digital alloy on Apr 29, 2007
WELL Fearless was suppose to be Li's last movie. Some other websites claims it to be his last MARTIAL arts movie. SOme say it is his last movie. WELL he is at WAR with Jason Statham..... must be a good movie.. but Li lied!
kha on Aug 5, 2007
it's so clear they said LAST MARTIAL ARTS MOVIE.. not last movie.. however, i think with a collaboration like Jackie Chan and Jet Li, hey.. i think i'd want to see that.. and i think i'd beg jet li to back down on his words and do the movie with Jackie..
fajitas on Aug 7, 2007
It's listed as his last martial arts epic, meaning his last fim in the vien of Once Upon a Time in China and Hero. His following movies are going to be either fantasy or set in present day.
Rob on Sep 18, 2007
regardless he said this or that.. or they said this or that.. i miss jet li so much to mind..
fajitas on Sep 21, 2007
Thank God, I was really worried when Jet Li said that was his last movie ^_^ and I hope he does have a movie with Jackie Chan cuz that would be... TOTALLY... AWESOME!
Dre on Dec 8, 2007
No you guys are stupid he said it would be his last martial arts movie but he lied
Z 0 D I A C on Apr 7, 2008
OK SMART ONE. Someone already said it'd be a his last MARTIAL ARTS movie so there's no need to call anyone stupid BUT urself! *ahem* SO ANYWAYS, Jet Li's doing another movie! Yay! And it's with Jackie Chan too!!! OMG =D lol, it's called The Forbidden Kingdom. Looks so frickin awesome >3
Dre on Apr 10, 2008
Actually, he said it would be his last Wushu martial arts film. To date, he has not done another such film. Therefore, he is still within his word.
JASON on Apr 18, 2008
Jet Li put his heart and soul into FEARLESS therefore he will never make another movie like it. He believes martial arts is a delicate and beautiful thing that is used to stop violence instead of promote it. His films will still be full of action and fighting but martial arts will not be the primary focus.
SkiSkeet on May 1, 2008
what is his last film (jet li)
adil on Jun 15, 2008
jet le is a grait actor there is not enother one like him.
dorijan bardhi on Nov 23, 2009
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