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My Top 10: Samuel L. Jackson

''Oldboy,'' ''City of Fire,'' and ''Audition'' are just a few of the new classic Asian films on the actor's list

SAMUEL L. JACKSON PICKS 10 NEW CLASSIC ASIAN FILMS

1. Oldboy (South Korea, 2003)
2. Audition (Japan, 1999)
3. City on Fire (Hong Kong, 1987)
4. Infernal Affairs 1, 2, & 3 (Hong Kong, 2002, 2003, 2003)
5. Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (Thailand, 2003)
6. Azumi (Japan, 2003)
7. Family (Japan, 2001)
8. Duelist (South Korea, 2005)
9. Hard Boiled (Hong Kong, 1992)
10. Hero (China, 2002)

Originally posted Jun 17, 2008 Published in issue #999-1000 Jun 27, 2008 Order article reprints