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  1. 'Level of British-ness' is Established in Pacific Place

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... 'We're not necessarily about focusing on British design. Our idea was to evoke a level of British-ness,' was how chairman Paul explained their mission. 'The fact is that British design ... reflects his adopted home.' Another part of the company's quirk is the name itself. 'British craftsmanship firms were always either something and sons, or something brothers, ...

  2. Never Let Me Go (Film)

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... to fulfil. The film is adapted from the novel of the same name, a wonderfully crafted story by Kazuo Ishiguro. The book is considered one of the 100 best modern novels by Time magazine. And the story is brilliant. Not to take anything away from the fine cast, but the film doesn't really bring another dimension to the story. It's just Ishiguro's masterpiece presented in a different ...

  3. film focus

    Posted Feb 17th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... viewers. Lacking the Hollywood happy ending that marks Neil Burger's The Illusionist as a crowd-pleaser or the comedic spluttering of Woody Allen's Scoop, the fifth feature film ... of the film culminates in chilling devastation; the viewer is left feeling a sudden sadness, like that experienced at the end of a magic show- when you know, beyond doubt, the magician has no more ...

  4. Selling points

    Posted Dec 13th 2009, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis The advertisements that precede movies are often more imaginative than the films themselves. This is especially true in Britain, where creative thinking, high budgets and advanced visual communication skills elevate commercials into witty short films. The cream of the crop can be seen at the British Television Advertising Awards website (btaa.co.uk). Ranging across ...

  5. I Am Love

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... are driven by sensual pleasures- mainly of the culinary and carnal kinds- but there's another visual leitmotif which is probably as telling about the film. It's the closing entryways: ... the door behind her. These punctuated glances hint at how Emma's story will unfold. While graced at times with brazen colours and riveting human drama, Luca Guadagnino's film ...

  6. The Brothers Bloom (DVD)

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... are so charming you'd want to meet them in person. The film revolves around Stephen (Mark Ruffalo) and his younger brother Bloom (Adrien Brody), who have been con artists since they were ... and his brother's life. The two female leads- Weisz and Kikuchi- outshine Oscar-winner Brody. They play probably two of the year's most memorable characters. The film's only flaw ...

  7. Who's conning who?

    Posted Aug 30th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... are so charming that you would love to meet them in person. The film revolves around Stephen (Mark Ruffalo) and his younger brother Bloom (Adrien Brody) who have been con artists since they were ... brother's life. The two female leads- Weisz and Kikuchi- outshine Oscar-winner Brody. They play probably this summer's most memorable characters. The film's only flaw is its abrupt ending ...

  8. Film

    Posted Feb 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... feature about the outrageous adventures of a scholar as he searches for the secrets of sexual pleasure. PF Beauty and the Beast 3-D (I) Stereoscopic version of the 1991 animated Disney film about ... Perfect Two (IIA) (Mandarin) Chu Yen-ping's romantic comedy remake of a 1984 film about a race car driver (Vic Chou Yu-min) whose life is interrupted when a son, who he never knew he had, ...

  9. Insider reading

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Have you ever wondered what all those people listed in the credits at the end of a movie or television show do? And what they think of the films or programmes churned out by Hollywood? Well, forget about HBO's Entourage: new website www.filmindustrybloggers.com takes you behind the scenes of Tinseltown. It has more than 20 film blogs, including those from storyboard ...

  10. The Red Riding Trilogy

    Posted Jun 07th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... the films that make up the The Red Riding Trilogy: that of a fallen angel, whether in actual form or hinted at. There can hardly be a more appropriate visual signifier for the theme that runs through the series- based on David Peace's series of novels of the same name, the Red Riding films are driven by characters who find their initial benign designs for life slowly chipped away ...




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