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  1. Underdogs take on arms dealers

    Posted Apr 07th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan With stunning visuals and a Gallic sense of humour, Micmacs tells the story of a vengeful man who plans to destroy two big weapon manufacturers. Life hasn't been very kind ... who were responsible for his father's death and the bullet in his head. Director Jean-Pierre Jeunet, who made Am?lie and A Very Long Engagement, says the most difficult part was finding ...

  2. Cartoon detective returns

    Posted Feb 17th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... A lot more effort has been made this time to enhance the viewing experience for Hong Kong audiences. For example, the film will be dubbed into Cantonese for the first time, along with being ...

  3. The Fog of War

    Posted May 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... on former US Secretary of Defence Robert S. McNamara, a man who was in charge of, and wore much of the blame for, the monumental disaster that was the Vietnam war, before moving on to head the World ... of government intervention and calculated, corporate cronyism. A man never seen to take a backward step, no matter what the dilemma or disaster he faced or created. What we get from Morris is a seasoned ...

  4. Disaster dilemma

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... United 93 and World Trade Center, the event has been ignored by Hollywood. Independent filmmakers have also steered clear of the subject. Barring cheaply made works about esoteric conspiracy ... don't make films about it. The few films that have been made have focused squarely on the heroic events that US citizens performed on the day. World Trade Center looks at the firemen who were ...

  5. Slumdog Millionaire (Soundtrack)

    Posted Jun 05th 2009, 12:00am by Emily Halban

    ... Millionaire tells the story of a young man from the slums of Mumbai who wins the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? The music does recall colours and flavours of the East, ranging from ...

  6. The Venetian Betrayal

    Posted Mar 29th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd The Venetian Betrayal by Steve Berry Hodder, HK$91 Steve Berry has cashed in spectacularly in the post-Dan Brown age. Like Brown, he writes large, meaty thrillers whose central mystery revolves around a piece of arcane historical research. In T ...

  7. Great music- as a soundtrack

    Posted Feb 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Emily Halban

    ... in India, Slumdog Millionaire tells the story of a young man from the slums of Mumbai who does very well on the Indian version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (See our review on page 12.) ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... appeal for missing man, 78 Police appealed for help to find Leung Kam-chuen, 78, who has been missing since he left a centre for the elderly in Hau Tei Square, Tsuen Wan, on April 20. He was last seen wearing a white vest, navy sports trousers and slippers. Anyone with information can call 3661 1172. Man survives suicide leap A 57-year-old man survived a 10-storey suicide leap when his ...

  9. The Island

    Posted Jul 28th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai The Island is a typical Michael Bay movie- plenty of action, explosions and thrills but very little common sense. Compared to Bay's 1995 debut, Bad Boys, which ranks high on the worst-movie-of-all-time ratings despite being a blockbuster ...

  10. Nature provides moral force in 'Rebecca'

    Posted Mar 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Roger Pope It is tempting to think of nature as something that just provides a setting in a novel. If we think like that, nature is nothing more than a stage on which the action of the novel can take place. In a great novel such as Rebecca, nature is far ...




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