Wu Wisdom: Cinematic Sparks

The following is an excerpt from RZA's Wutang Manual. I can still remember the first four movies I ever saw, in order. It went Tom Sawyer, then Rocky, then Star Wars, then The Swarm. Straight up, that was it. You can see the influence of those first movies throughout the Wu-Tang and my career. The Star Wars and Rocky movies you can definitely hear in the music. Star Wars had a super impact on me. Of course it had a super impact on a whole generation. To me, Star Wars...

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