The evolution of a kick: Tony Jaa practicing one one of his more complicated kicks on the set of “Ong Bak”. According to Jaa, some of the moves in his films take an obscene amount of takes to perfect because, not only does the kick have to look good but the landing and the stunt man’s reaction also has to look perfect.
Still doesn’t beat Jackie Chan though. Jackie once famously yelled, “We stay here until we get it!” during the Jianzi game in “Dragon Lord”. The final sequence took around 2,900 takes to nail.