Beach Spike (Hong Kong) 2011


AKA : Lang Qiu Ai Zhan
Year : 2011
Genre : Action | Comedy | Sport
Runtime : 1 hour 38 minutes
Subtitles : English | Chinese
Country : Hong Kong
Language : Cantonese | Mandarin
Director : Tony Tang
Cast : Chrissie Chau Sau-Na, Theresa Fu Wing, Jessica C, Phoenix Valen, Him Law, Lam Chi-Sin, Lam Suet, Candace Yu On-On, Lo Meng, Sharon Yeung Pan

Plot/Synopsis
In Hong Kong’s Paradise Cove Sharon (Chrissie Chau) and Rachel (Theresa Fu) work at a restaurant of their kung fu master uncle Tao (Lo Mang) while taking on rivals in beach volleyball matches. The wealthy Bu family has plans to have the beach made into a playground for the rich and getting rid of the youth at the beach. Mrs. Bu’s two Eurasian daughters, Natalie (Jessica C) and Phoenix (Phoenix Valen) challenge Sharon and Rachel to a volleyball match which Natalie and Phoenix win. Phoenix and Natalie give Rachel and Sharon a challenge: if the two local girls enter and win the upcoming All Hong Kong Women’s Volleyball tournament, Mrs. Bu will revise her plans to further develop the area. Sharon and Rachel feel they don’t have a chance to win the tournament. Their uncle then Tao teaches the girls kung fu skills that they apply to volleyball.

Doctor Champ (Korean) 2010

A.K.A: Dr. Champ
Year: 2010
Runtime: 57 min [average] per disc
Country: South Korea
Language: Korean
Subtitles: English
Episodes: 16
Genre: Romance | Sports | Medical
Director: Park Hyung Ki
Cast: Kim So Yun, Uhm Tae Woong, Jung Gyu Woon, Cha Ye Ryun, Ma Dong Suk, Jung Suk Won
Links: Drama Wiki

Plot/Sypnosis:
Kim Yeon Woo is an orthopedic doctor who takes up a new post at Taereung National Village, the training center for national Olympic athletes, after she is fired from her previous job. She becomes romantically involved with Park Ji Heon, a young judo athlete, and Lee Do Wook, the short-tempered, crippled director of the facility who is still haunted by the injury that had cut short his speed-skating career. This is further complicated by the presence of the swimming coach, Hee Young, who becomes her rival for the attentions of Do Wook.

Tomorrow’s Joe (Japanese) 2011 Bluray 720p

A.K.A: Ashita no Joe
Year: 2011
Runtime: 2hour 11mn
Country: Japan
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama, Sport
Director: Fumihiko Sori
Cast: Tomohisa Yamashita, Karina, Teruyuki Kagawa, Mitsuko Baishô

Plot/Sypnosis:
Set in the 1960?s, Joe Yabuki (Tomohisa Yamashita) lives in a run-down low income ara. There, alcholic ex-boxer Danpei Tange (Teruyuki Kagawa) notices Joe Yabuki’s talents as a boxer. But then, Joe gets into trouble and is sentenced into the youth detention center. In the youth detention center, Joe gets into a brawl and then is knocked out by Toru Rikiishi (Yusuke Iseya) who is a champion caliber professional boxer.

While incarcerated, Joe gets special training from Danpei Tange through letters. Upon Joe’s release, he quickly becomes an elite boxer and famous for a devastating cross counter. Meanwhile, Toru Rikiishi is also released from prison and quickly resumes his boxing career. Toru finally gets his shot at the world championship belt, but before that, Toru wants a match with Joe Yabuki. The two men enter the ring

Cross Game (Japanese) 2009

A.K.A: Kurosu G?mu
Year: 2009
Runtime: 23mn [average] per disc
Country: Japan
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: English
Episodes: 50
Genre: Animation , Romantic Comedy, Sports
Director: Osamu Sekita
Cast: Ko Kitamura, Aoba Tsukishima
Links: Wiki | AniDB

Plot/Sypnosis:
5th grader Koh Kitamura lives next door to the Tsukishima family, owners of a batting cage and the Clover cafe. His girlfriend, Wakaba, is the 2nd Tsukishima daughter; the 3rd daughter, the baseball prodigy Aoba, can’t stand him. Wakaba dreams of Koh pitching at legendary Koshien Stadium, site of the national high school championship finals. However, tragedy strikes, and it is up to Koh, with the help of Aoba and his other teammates, to make Wakaba’s dream come true,

The Prince of Tennis (Chinese) Complete 2008-2009

A.K.A: Wang Qiu Wang Zi | Wang Qiu Wang Zi 2
Year: 2008-2009
Runtime: 46min [average] per disc
Country: China
Language: Mandarin
Subtitles: English
Episodes: 22 + 20
Genre: School |  Comedy | Sports
Director: Fu Dong Yu
Cast: Qin Jun Jie, Bai Xu Xu, Wei Bin, Zhang Xiao Chen, Chen Ze Yu
Links: Drama Wiki

Plot/Sypnosis:
Long Ma is a tennis prodigy who garnered 4 successive victories at the American Junior Tennis Tournament. Like his father, former professional tennis player Long Zheng Nan, Long Ma possesses both top-notch skills and deep passion for the sport. Upon returning to his homeland, he attends the distinguished Youth Academy and quickly secures a spot as a regular member of its famous tennis club after beating out numerous upperclassmen. With each match towards their ultimate goal of winning the nationwide Junior Tennis Championships, Long Ma and his teammates grow as players and as friends.

Chocolate Rap (Hong Kong / Taiwan) 2006

Aka : Qiao ke li zhong ji
Year : 2006
Runtime : 84 min.
Country : Hongkong/Taiwan
Language : Mandarin
Subtitles : English
Genre : Drama, Sports
Director : Chi Y. Lee
Cast : Akio Chen,Hsin-Hung Chen,Po-Ching Huang

Plot/Synopsis :

Filled with jaw-dropping moves and muscle-bound b-boys, Chocolate Rap starts out strong. Street dancers Chocolate (Chen Hsin-hung) and Pachinko (Huang Po-Ching) unite under a banner of killer moves and self-expression, with just the right amount of parental disdain to preserve the rebellious excitement in their breaking. Played by professional breakers chosen from a field of 300 to 400 dancers, Chen and Huang shine with honesty in their roles, and dominate the screen while dancing.