Bone drops the sword and uses the sheath instead, beating James with it. Bone defeats every fighter he comes in contact with. Below is what a real fight scene looks like folks. There, Bone is ordered by James to fight Price and win back his money, or else he will have Angela, Tamara, Jared and Pinball killed. Bone enters his first underground fight and quickly defeats his opponent with only two kicks. .
He is Angela's boyfriend but not for long. After his release, Bone finds himself immediately drawn to the illegal street fighting scene where he hooks up with mouthy small time promoter Pinball Dante Brasco. He pleads a deal with Pinball who is played by Dante Basco. Blood and Bone will draw in more adults and maybe teens then any other groups. Otherwise Bone is a bit of a mystery in that his crime, his time, and his history is left completely unexplained for the duration of the film. Would you like to see a sequel to this movie? The martial arts throughout the film look powerful and brutal but the choreography is not inspired. Now though on his official Twitter account Michael Jai White offers a little bit of hope.
In the middle of the melee, Bone redirects a sword slash, causing James to cut off his own hand. He runs off before the police arrive at the mansion to arrest James. On that same night, Bone encounters mob boss James and his girlfriend Angela Soto. Or maybe White will take off while Bone makes his way to the small screen. James, Bone's manager, wants him to take on the champion Pretty Boy Price.
James' bodyguard Teddy D and his thugs head to the rehab clinic to pick up Angela, only to have Bone and Pinball dispatch them. Then, after making the once-undefeated Hammerman fall to the ground, Bone is offered a deal by James. White, however, is an accomplished martial artist primarily in the Kyokushin style — a brutal full contact form of karate though he also dabbles in Wushu which is much more screen friendly — and film loves high impact martial artists. Danny was killed while in prison. It does not score high in finesse or creativity, but there is a certain primal element that White taps into that makes the movie a worthwhile popcorn flick. Parents should know that there are a few scenes where blood is shown while fighting. How the doctor manages to get himself out of jail in order to get married to his sweetheart in India, with the help of an Indian female lawyer.
The answer is probably hell yes. Bone promises to bring her to her son, but sends her to a drug rehab clinic until she is ready. From a tech standpoint the film has numerous flaws. The underground fighting league is owned by a group of very powerful and rich men. Before exiting the apartment, he leaves her an envelope full of cash and asks her to take Angela in once she is rehabilitated.
Bone's motivation is indistinct at first and that gives the first part of the movie a rushed feel. He was the one that ordered Danny to be killed. He later agrees after saying he will think on it. He also parts ways with Pinball, saying he has business to take care of. Fighting is the whole idea of the movie so there is quite a bit of it.
The next day, Angela is reunited with Jared. Thanks to Bone, Angela is reunited with her son. When's the last time we had a prime time martial arts series? We have long since wanted a sequel with no word on any developments. That night, Bone discovers that Roberto has been murdered in front of the apartment, mauled to death by James' dogs because he witnessed one of James' street killings. People love a movie that will keep them entertained. Since then, Angela has fallen into drug addiction.
When James learned that she was pregnant, he had her undergo an abortion. Blood and Bone is an action packed movie. Bone's personal motivation is brought to the forefront and momentum leads to one final fight with, inexplicably, David Aldridge, of whom I know nothing about. Tamara, who had threatened to kick Bone out due to his association with James, offers him to stay; he declines, saying he will only cause further trouble. Can you remember skill like that being shown recently in those huge box office movies? Pinball explains to Bone that Angela was previously married, but James set up her husband Danny on a triple-homicide, sending him to jail.