The Legend of Speed
Besides offering lots of shots of Ekin Cheng trying to impress the ladies with his manly chest...
...the racing movie The Legend of Speed comes off as one of the most video game-influenced films to come out of Hong Kong. Right from the start, the movie's introduction is an almost shot-for-shot remake of Ridge Racer's opening cinema sequence.
The film's races also show the "lens flare" special effect (the "trails" coming off the headlights) used by many newer racing games.
The movie also features a video game duel; after Ekin's girlfriend (Kelly Lin) is dissed by a local punk who cuts ahead of her to get a turn on Dance Dance Revolution, Ekin challenges the gang to a match on the racing game NSX.
Before the duel, Ekin and Kelly enjoy a relaxing round of Sega's Harley Davidson racing game.
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