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  1. The little tramp

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Written by John Millen A proper Charlie Take a scruffy black coat that looks as if it has shrunk in the wash, a pair of baggy trousers, shoes that belong to much bigger feet, a bowler hat, a walking stick and a stupid-looking, square, black moustache. Put these together on a little man and you've got one of the most famous movie characters ever created. Charlie Chapin (1889-1977) ...

  2. Six degrees

    Posted Mar 01st 2009, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... around which most of the devastation occurred: Melbourne... In 1860, Melbourne was the starting point for the ill-fated Burke and Wills expedition, which was an attempt to cross Australia from ... trip claimed the lives of both of the expedition's leaders: Irishman Robert O'Hara Burke and Englishman William John Wills... Wills was born in January 1834 in Totnes, in the western ...

  3. Donkey Punch

    Posted Apr 12th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Donkey Punch Robert Boulter, Sian Breckin, Tom Burke, Nichola Burley Director: Olly Blackburn It was a clever piece of marketing to name this film after a sex act that, like 'tea-bagging', we all pretend to know all about, even when we don't. Or don't really want to. And it worked. This low-budget British thriller, made in just a few days, was apparently the talk ...

  4. In the spotlight

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mary, Charlie's Angels, Gangs of New York, Any Given Sunday Trivia: She has a reputation for being late, and is very superstitious. She will wash her face only in Evian spring water. Her ...

  5. Crazy about Chaplin

    Posted May 16th 2004, 12:00am by Wesley Cheng

    ... By Wesley Cheng If you aren't familiar with Charlie Chaplin and the silent movie era, then be sure to go and see City Lights (1931), a movie that combines humorous slapstick comedy with romance. Chaplin plays the Little Tramp, a regular character in his movies and the hallmark of his career. Although it was made three years after movies had begun using sound, City Lights ...

  6. Bangkok redemption

    Posted Aug 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and know when to get out. Against his better judgement, Joe breaks all the rules when, instead of killing Kong, he mentors him, and then falls in love with Thai shop girl Fon (Charlie Young). ... a marketing point of view Nic [Cage] needs some lines,' said Oxide Pang. Instead, Joe's girlfriend, Fon, is deaf and mute. Charlie Young, a popular Hong Kong actress and singer known for her ...

  7. Encores

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Tarzan (1939) and a Chinese Charlie Chan for Murder Case at the Broadcasting Station (1939), while Shanghai and Hong Kong each boasted its own Charlie Chaplin (respectively, Han Lan-ken and Yee ...

  8. Lookalikes

    Posted Feb 06th 2011, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... identically to that of Deanna Durbin's in It Started With Eve (1941, but not shown in China until after the second world war); and a murder investigated by detective Charlie Chan (Xu Xinyuan, ...

  9. Plenty of mud-slinging on set, says actress

    Posted Jun 15th 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Charlie Yeung Choi-nei, once Lancome's spokesmodel, is anxious over her flawless skin. But for the sake of 'really getting into the role' of her new movie, Seven Swords, Yeung ...

  10. In the spotlight

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

    ... Village clubs and sang under the stage name Chelsea. She moved to Los Angeles in 1976. Six months later, she appeared in TV series such as Charlie's Angels and The Six Million Dollar Man. Her ...




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