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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Sorrows of the Forbidden City is better without the baggage

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm

    ... its controversy engendered over a decade after its release on the mainland. A costume drama relating the waning years of the Qing dynasty and the Empress Dowager’s grasp for power, the 1948 ... a sizable contingent made the return journey following the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. Yao Ke’s screenplay deftly combined grand historical events of the 1890s with the specific ...

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    Art house: HK’s first Putonghua feature, Orphan Island Paradise

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:26pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... The classic film tells the grim story of the people of Shanghai as they fight invasion during the early stages of the Sino-Japanese war, when the foreign concessions administered by Western powers ... facing filmmakers in 1939, its boldness was also a reflection of Hong Kong's status as a beacon of creative liberty during an era when China was in crisis. 48hours@scmp.com   Orphan Island ...

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    Get reel

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Teh

    ... of documentaries were screened as part of the Hong Kong International Film Festival this year. Of these, the lengthiest by far was Shoah, Claude Lanzmann's powerful work chronicling the horror ... Hinton and her husband Richard Gordon's 189-minute-long The Gate of Heavenly Peace chronicles the six weeks in the 1989 student democracy movement in China that led to the Tiananmen Square ...

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    Art house preview: The Magnificent Butcher

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Septuagenarian Kwan shows Wong's faculties have not diminished with age- his opening clash with dojo Master Ko (Lee Hoi-sang) illustrates the pen's powers when wielded by an adroit hand. ... in China (1991), with Yuen Biao reprising Foon and Yuen Woo-ping joining as action director of Once Upon a Time in China II (1992) and director of prequel Iron Monkey (1993). Wong Jing, too, kept ...

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    Back by popular demand

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by DORETTA

    ... "The Beatles released 10 albums over their career, so that thought has gradually grown in our hearts," he later told The China Post, seemingly unaware that the Fab Four actually released ... of the power ballad and their ability to connect with a live audience. Still, fans may have a little longer to catch the band. Monster, seems to have had a change of heart about retirement. "If we ...

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    Nouvelle Vague shake up and sell the copies

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... performance in Hong Kong will be a collaboration with avant-garde cabaret Crazy Horse Paris. It forms the start of a short tour of China, also taking in Taipei, Beijing and Shanghai, as well ... performed with the outfit in 2008. Alea, whose voice combines cabaret breathiness with Broadway power and dynamics, generally shares vocal duties on tour with French singer Mélanie Pain. ...

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    Mettle fatigue

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... the third.) Whether he chooses to delve further into the superhero's vulnerabilities is yet to be seen, but with the latest choice of villains, it's clear where his focus lies. China plays ... had no physical superpowers, although he was often tagged, inaccurately, as "invincible" in the comic's title. His power came from his brilliant inventor's mind. He ...



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