GLOSSARY

Here are some phrases or words you might stumble across in the reviews that may be unfamiliar to you:

Aswang.................see the Wikipedia entry here

Basher...............this thread should clear-up any confusion. Note: all serious kung fu fans grow to love bashers.

Chambara................see the Wikipedia entry here

DTV (or Direct-to-Video)............see the Wikipedia entry here

Giallo................see the Wikipedia entry here For further research, i recommend this book

Group Sounds......see the Wikipedia entry here

Heroic Bloodshed............see the Wikipedia entry here

Hollywood Ten.............see the Wikipedia entry here

Jidaigeki............see the Wikipedia entry here

Krimis...........see the Wikipedia entry here

Manzai..........see the Wikipedia entry here

MMA (or Mixed Martial Arts)........see the Wikipedia entry here

Mondo..........see the Wikpedia entry here

Page 3.......see the Wikipedia entry here

Roughie..........i found a pretty good definition here (let`s hope the link lasts. Let me know if it goes dead)

Snuff movie..........see the Wikipedia entry here and buy this incredible book

Tokusatsu........see the Wikipedia entry here

Venoms........this page is pretty informed

Video Nasty..........see the Wikipedia entry here

Workprint..........see the Wikipedia entry here