A reader pointed us to this hilarious video, which takes numerous clips of Hollywood actors trying their hardest to muddle through various Mandarin scripts. Some (Michael Jai White as Black Dynamite) do a lot better than others (Bruce Willis). But whether they’re actually on point or completely unintelligible, it’s all awesome.
As fans of the short-lived Joss Whedon show Firefly, we’re a little sad that none of the cast made it. So as an added plus, here’s a little Firefly extra on how they dealt with a language that’s “harder than French.”