By Chris Watson

"An attractive learn that offers an intimate inspect the lives, careers, triumphs, and heartbreaks of a few of cinema's hardest ladies." -
Jordan Garren, The B motion picture Vault

Martial arts actresses, cult heroes, stuntwomen. In a chain of interviews through Chris Watson, cinema's hardest girls, an eclectic staff of overseas actresses, speak about the demanding situations they have confronted from the upstart in their careers.

Interviews contain: Cheng Pei Pei (Come Drink With Me), Yukari Oshima (Outlaw Brothers), Marrie Lee (They name Her...Cleopatra Wong), Cynthia Rothrock (Yes, Madam), Catherine Mary Stewart (Night of the Comet), Laurene Landon (Hundra), Betsy Russell (Avenging Angel), Sophia Crawford (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Diana Lee Inosanto (The Sensei), Patricia Tallman (Night of the residing Dead), and plenty of extra! whereas their careers separate paths, all of those girls gave memorable performances and end up to be undesirable ass girls either off and on screen.

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