Iron Blood Guard: Alien Invasion (2021) Chinese Monster Actioner
original Chinese title TIE XUE HU WEI ZHI YI
ZHONG RU QIN
also known as JAGGED GUARDIAN
starring: Chen Yuchen · Liu Yu-xin · Yu Sichu · Li
Yi-kun · Wang Guang · Wang Fei · Dan Rody [Dan Nier]
After the destruction of a secret experimentation base hidden deep in
the jungle, a security team goes looking for a missing agent. Instead
they find mayhem and chaos as the area has been taken over by monsters
and flesh eating plants, seemingly caused by a meteor's magnetic field.
is one of the better Chinese monster actioners, in tandem with LAND
GIRL and SNOW
MONSTER, punctuated by top notch FX and surprisingly effective
characterizations. Director Lu Yunfei is using a pseudonym here [hiding
behind the name of a legendary swordsman]. He is presumed to be special
effects director Cheng Si-Yu.
Chinese film with optional ON/OFF English subtitles;
widescreen format, uncut (80 min.),
in DVD format, encoded for ALL REGIONS, playable on any American DVD machine.
Extras include original trailer.