Graham Fuller
Graham Fuller on film

Graham Fuller's The Cutting Room

RZA’s Attempted Conquest of Cinema Prompts a Genghis Khan Biopic

Pin It

RZA, whose directing debut “The Man With the Iron Fists” is scheduled to open Friday, will follow the martial-arts actioner with an epic about Genghis Khan. He’ll thus follow in the footsteps of Dick Powell, helmer of the John Wayne vehicle “The Conqueror” (1956), almost certainly the worst film about the rapacious Mongol emperor, and Ardak Armikulov, the Kazakh filmmaker responsible for “The Fall of Otrar” (1990), perhaps the best. Read the full story here

Pin It

Add a Comment