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  1. Brush with death in Tasmania 'saved my life', says climber

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak, Vivian Chen and Fiona Ng. Mountaineer Paul Pritchard looks quite good considering a boulder once landed on him. The English climbing legend was in town this week, speaking for the Royal Geographical Soci ...

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    Film review: Liberace biopic Behind the Candelabra skirts around gay issues

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... shrinks from exploring Liberace's place in queer culture, and that is a shame. Despite being outlandishly fey, Liberace publicly denied his homosexuality to his death. That denial has far ...

  3. Casio watchmaker relaunches tough timepiece for hard times

    Posted Jun 29th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... for instance, is a vivid and energetic city that gives me endless energy to create new things.' Speaking of pop icons, most of the guests were still buzzing about the death of Michael Jackson, and that included Ibe. 'He was extraordinarily talented,' he said. 'I regret his death. But now that he's gone, the best thing we can do is to work harder to catch up with him.' ...

  4. Thursday Think-tank

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. 1. Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum revealed to have bought shares the day before her death... do you suppose someone convinced the Chinachem boss she could take it with her? 2. Campaign to keep Central's shoeshiners in business... and we're not talking about the pro-Beijing members of Exco and Legco 3. Allan Zeman ...

  5. World of high art goes Wacko

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

    ... painter Son Dong-hyun, apparently a big fan. However, with the singer's death making headlines all over the world, it appears the art house- which, as the name implies, primarily spotlights ...

  6. After 15 years out of the limelight, film icon seems set to stage a comeback

    Posted May 29th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... the industry encouraging workers to follow specific rules on film sets and guidelines on protection. 'We all know a stuntman was burned to death during the production of a John Woo Yu-sum film ...

  7. Mozart production is desperately seeking old wooden wheelchair

    Posted Aug 07th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. A local theatre troupe desperately needs a rare prop for its September production. The Hong Kong Players will be staging Sir Peter Shaffer's award-winning drama Amadeus- most famously turned into a movie of the same name that won eight Academy awards and three nominations in 1985- about the life and death ...

  8. Filmmaker to get fitting farewell- a tribute at Cannes festival

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... a month before his death because 'life was too short'. Forty close friends later gathered for a private dinner hosted by Fortissimo. ...

  9. Gala screening a tribute to 'Gor Gor'

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. The Monday night film festival gala for Wong Kar-wai's Ashes of Time Redux turned into a tribute to its late star, Leslie Cheung Kwok-wing, at the Cultural Centre. With the screening so close to the sixth anniversary of the actor's death (today), the evening became a commemorative parade as attendees ...

  10. John Woo, cast put on brave faces for press

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... to funding problems, it couldn't be done. After Wong's death, I felt a strong urge to make it happen.' He added that the film's second half was nearly complete, except for a few ...




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