Asian Cinema Podcasts

Asian Cinema. And Shows. And such…

Podcasts on enjoyable Movies, their genres, the people involved, the cultural impact, and much more.

Whether it’s Asian Cinema, East Asian Cinema, Martial Arts Films, Hong Kong action cinema, Wuxia, classic Kung Fu film, Heroic bloodshed films, Shenmo or one of the many others…

Shaw Brothers, Golden Harvest, BoB, China Star

Whatever it might be, Asian Cinema has a special place (or many lil places) in our heart.

Below is a selection of podcasts catering to this fun topic.

If Asian Cinema isn’t your thing, check out our selection of Asian American Podcasts, Martial Arts Podcasts, Chinese History Podcasts or any of the genres of Podcasts we have listed.

If you know of a Podcast you think would be a nice addition to this listing, be sure to Contact Us and let us know!

Thanks and Enjoy! 🙂

Asian Cinema Podcasts

Kung Fu Drive-in Podcast

Kung Fu Drive-in Podcast

This podcast discusses kung fu and martial arts cinema past, present, and future!

We talk about the art of kung fu as depicted in vintage cinema and thoughout the years. But just remember…

Your kung fu may be good…


Kung Fu Movie Guide Podcast

Kung Fu Movie Guide (KFMG) Podcast

Welcome to the Kung Fu Movie Guide Podcast. Listen to exclusive, in-depth interviews with actors, stunt performers, directors, choreographers and writers discussing their careers and their passion for martial arts cinema. Hosted by Ben Johnson.

The Clones Cast - Bruceploitation Podcast

The Clones Cast - Bruceploitation Podcast

From the Far East, to the great West, the podcast that celebrates the red-headed stepchild of the Kung fu genre. Bruceploitation! Hosted my Michael Worth, and Matthew Whitaker.

Heroes Three Podcast

Heroes Three Podcast

Hosted bi-weekly by Matthew, Marty and Carlos – three heroes chronicling an exciting world of action.

Crouching Tiger Hidden Podcast

Crouching Tiger Hidden Podcast

A Podcast dedicated to discussing Martial Arts cinema both older and contemporary.

Action Film Autopsy Podcast

Action Movie Autopsy

Love good action films? Frustrated there aren’t more?

So is author/screenwriter/studio & network consultant/professor Ric Meyers (Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Movie)!

So every fortnight he and his action/actor/artist/animator pals yell about what’s wrong, what’s right, what’s good, what’s bad, and, most importantly, how to make it all better!

Asian Cinema Fusion Podcast

Asian Cinema Fusion

Reviews of Asian Films

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

Podcast On Fire Network

The Podcast On Fire Network aims to provide a large, continually expanding overview of Asian cinema.

On the flagship show, Podcast On Fire (see below), the big guns out of Hong Kong cinema gets a spotlight through discussion and review while the remainder of the network shows gives you insight into Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese cinema and the history of adult oriented Hong Kong cinema!

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

Podcast on Fire Show

The flagship show of the Podcast On Fire Network covers classic Hong Kong cinema, everything from Bruce Lee to Jackie Chan, John Woo and Jet Li!

Featuring in depth discussions with an aura of fun, this is your primary stop in the podcast world for classic Hong Kong cinema!

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

Golden Ninja Podcast (Podcast on Fire Network)

This Podcast is no longer Live. However, there is still a collection of great content to be enjoyed.

Learn all about the golden ninja empire, Godfrey Ho, IFD Films & Arts Limited and Richard Harrison!

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

The Director’s Series (Podcast on Fire Network)

Featuring in-depth reviews and thoughts on classic and maybe not so classic directors that in their own way played an important part in shaping Hong Kong cinema.

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

Taiwan Noir (Podcast on Fire Network)

Taiwan Noir highlights the forgotten Taiwanese cinema of yesteryear.

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

What’s Korean Cinema? (Podcast on Fire Network)

What’s Korean Cinema?

This podcast asks the question. And although it possibly doesn’t answer it, it does gather a cast of experts for an in-depth look at defining works of Korean cinema… Even North!

Podcast On Fire Network Podcast

Japan on Fire (Podcast on Fire Network)

This Podcast is no longer Live. However, there is still a collection of great content to be enjoyed.

Japan On Fire puts a spotlight on the known and personal favourites of the hosts as well as providing a journey of discovery for the hosts and the listeners!

Everything from Kaiju, J-horror to anime!

East Screen West Screen Podcast

East Screen West Screen

East Screen West Screen: Join hosts Paul Fox and Kevin Ma as the talk film from the Fragrant Harbor (Hong Kong).

Each show will focus on news and reviews from Hong Kong, Asia, and abroad.

With occasional guests, interviews, and more, it’s audio food for the Asian-film lover.

Asian Cinema Film Club Podcast

Asian Cinema Film Club

Elwood and Stephen attempt to provide an introduction to Asian cinema, with each episode focusing on a different film along with further recommendations.

Asiamania Podcast

Asiamania Podcast

The resting place for The Asiamania Podcast RIP December 2017 but The BAM Cast will soldier on, hosted by Justin and Ben and is released on this podcast feed where they review Badly Awesome Movies.

The Asian Action Cast

The Asian Action Cast

A group of friends spend their time watching the best and worst of Asian action cinema so you don’t have to.

Hero Hero Ghost Show!

Hero Hero Ghost Show!

An examination of Asian horror films and culture.

Blade Licking Thieves Podcast

Blade Licking Thieves

Join us as we lick our blades, banter and ramble on, and provide in-depth reviews of some of our favorite (and not so favorite) Anime, Kaiju, Martial Arts, Chanbara, and Asian films. More than just sword-wielders!

You can find out more about our show, all of our previous episodes, and our show notes on our website.

Asian Oscar Bait Podcast

Asian Oscar Bait

This Podcast is no longer Live. However, there is still a collection of great content to be enjoyed.

Telling true stories of Asians throughout history – and pitching them to Hollywood.

China-Hollywood Greenlight Podcast

The China-Hollywood Greenlight

The China-Hollywood Greenlight is a podcast that interviews film and TV professionals who guide you on your journey to getting your own projects green lit.

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