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Old 08-29-2000, 02:33 PM   #4
Dojo: The Dojo
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Join Date: Jul 2000
Posts: 14
Not again!

Movies are not made to represent martial arts. They are made to make money. I seriously doubt most of the techniques used in aikido would translate well on film.

I can't think of too many movies that have ever really represented a martial art very well...

As for the original question, I'm not too sure. Like most people in the entertainment business. I would guess he is using a variety of techniques, to make for an appealing fight scene. Keep in mind he's been involved with martial arts since like the 60's - I'm sure in that time frame he's trained with all types of martial artists. To think he hasn't picked/used some of those techniques in his lifetime would be silly.

-Rob "Who freely admits, he admires Seagal, but thinks his wardrobe stinks!"

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