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  1. Charlie Sheen rises, the Western empire falls. But are we Chinese really so different?

    Posted Mar 12th 2011, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo It's the rise of China and the decline of the West. How do we know this? It's Charlie Sheen, or so argues the Global Times, the sister publication of the People's Daily, the motherland's greatest 'all the news that's fit to print' newspaper. 'Actor Charlie Sheen is a classic example of the difference in Western and Eastern ...

  2. Childhood accident changed Charlie's life and inspired a book

    Posted Jun 17th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Actress Charlie Young Choi-nei has added children's book author to her list of credits. The star, who is currently trying to direct her first film, Christmas Rose, turned to a story from her youth for literary inspiration. As the latest celebrity to publish a charity tome for the Hope Education Foundation- ...

  3. Lifestyle - FILM (1958)

    Rewind: Vertigo- Alfred Hitchcock

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by Oliver Clasper

    ... and haunted man. Then the film takes an intriguing turn, exceeding all expectations. Beautifully shot on location in and around San Francisco, with cinematographer Robert Burks making full use ...

  4. Real Steel (Film)

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the near future when the public craves no-holds-barred violence- with remote-controlled robots in the ring instead of humans. Charlie Kenton (Hugh Jackman) is one of the human boxers whose days ... (Dakota Goyo), for money. At a junkyard they come across Atom, an old-generation bot written off as trash. Charlie turns Atom into a lean, mean fighting machine, and father and son begin to bond. ...

  5. A whopper of robot fighting

    Posted Oct 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the public craves no-holds-barred violence- with remote-controlled robots in the ring instead of humans. Charlie Kenton (Hugh Jackman) is one of the human boxers whose days of glory are long gone. ... At a junkyard they come across Atom, a generation 2 bot written off as trash. Charlie turns Atom into a lean, mean fighting machine as father and son begin to bond. Real Steel has a likable, if not very ...

  6. Love and Other Impossible Pursuits (Film)

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh An adaptation of Ayelet Waldman's novel Love and Other Impossible Pursuits deals with the complicated issue of love in difficult times. Emilia (Natalie Portman) is a lawyer living with her husband Jack (Scott Cohen). She is a stepmother to his four-year-old son, William (Charlie Tahan). The film focuses on her struggle to fulfil her role as a mother to William, who ...

  7. Into the shadowlands

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... created, most notably, Edward Scissorhands, and adaptations such as Sleepy Hollow, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Alice in Wonderland. In fact, Dark Shadows, based on the 60s TV soap opera ...

  8. FILM (1986)

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Platoon Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen Director: Oliver Stone Raised amid privilege, film director Oliver Stone itched to escape his comfort zone. At prep school, ... of its day, Platoon scooped four Oscars (including for best director), boosted by actor cachet: Willem Dafoe, Tom Berenger (above right with Defoe) and Charlie Sheen. This is the first ...

  9. Movie tickets up for grabs

    Posted May 06th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Actors Jim Carrey and Kate Winslet use a memory deleting service in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, written by Charlie Kaufman (Being John Malkovich, Adaptation) and directed by Michel Gondry (Human Nature). Joel (Carrey) meets Clementine (Winslet) and they start developing deep feelings for each other. But neither of them realises they had already been together ...

  10. Six degrees

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the film's director. Their name was Mary Pickford... Among the greatest stars of silent film, Pickford also helped turn Hollywood on its head when she, along with Griffith, Charlie Chaplin ...




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