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  1. Jackie Chan may ditch kung fu for karate in film remake

    Posted Jan 15th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... into a karate champ. The original film gave Japanese-American actor Pat Morita (right in picture) a taste of box office success and made Ralph Macchio (left) a household name for about two weeks. Chan ... in The Day The Earth Stood Still, will be the kid. Harald Zwart is the assigned director and apparently this will be a co-production with China Film Group. The Entertainment Weekly website said ...

  2. What's On

    Posted Aug 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at 7.30pm, with a matinee on Saturday at 3pm. Tickets cost $180, $140 and $100, with half-price concessions for students, and are available at Urbtix on 2734 9009. REEL TRIBUTE A film festival pays ... on Sunday at 2.30pm. The festival runs from now until August 14 at the Hong Kong Film Archive, and from August 13 to 22 at the Hong Kong Science Museum's Lecture Hall. Tickets for each film ...

  3. Tiddler on the roof

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... and has since appeared in various commercials, more than 10 television dramas and two movies. His film debut, with Aaron Kwok Fu-shing in the 2009 production, Murderer, made him a widely ... certain to pick Wan-ki. Sure enough, Wan-ki was duly cast. She completed filming within a day and the Wongs returned to their daily routine. Never in their wildest dreams did they think the advert ...

  4. Film

    Posted Jul 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... programme of films made in the first decade of this century, including the following five. Jul 23-31. HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$50 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2582 0273 Jellyfish Drama about ... and English subtitles. Jul 23, Aug 27, 7pm, Film Archive. Bullets Over Summer Crime drama about two police detectives (Francis Ng Chun-yu and Louis Koo Tin-lok) who find themselves slowly but surely ...

  5. Film

    Posted Apr 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the following seven features and a short film selection. Until Apr 17. The Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, Kowloon, HK$65 Inquiries: 2196 8170 My Only Sunshine Reha Erdem's drama ... subtitles. Apr 15, 7.30pm, Film Archive. The Teahouse Chen Kuan-tai stars in this social drama centring on a righteous transplanted mainlander who runs a successful teahouse that employs immigrants ...

  6. Film studies: breaking the wave

    Posted Jul 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... and from suspense thrillers (The Secret and Cops and Robbers) to gritty police drama (The System), the films are united by a determination to comment on the state of things, whether ... Clarence Tsui When The Butterfly Murders hit Hong Kong cinemas 30 years ago this week, audiences were baffled: the film may have shared many characteristics with the wuxia vehicles of its ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENTERTAINMENT

    Wong Kar-wai epic 'Grandmaster' kicks up storm at Hong Kong premiere

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... a lot of attention over the years as Wong commands a huge global following for his unique auteur film language. He was best director at the Cannes Film Festival for the 1997 gay drama, Happy ... The film's leading lady, Zhang Ziyi, said she hoped to see an extended version released in future in order to do justice to the crew's hard work. At the premiere in Tsim Sha Tsui, Wong ...

  8. Happy haunting

    Posted Apr 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... small-scale films such as the romantic comedy Dry Wood Fierce Fire and the largely forgettable teen-drama The Mummy, Aged 19. The Skyline misfire, however, was a lesson well learned, he says, ... design for Harvey Weinstein films. The result was SPL, which catapulted Yen back into the limelight and Yip to a genre light years away from his early dramas. While their follow-ups, Dragon Tiger ...

  9. Film

    Posted Aug 30th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... an esoteric belief that all events are connected to the number 23. Jim Carrey and Virginia Madsen star. Joel Schumacher directs. CT General ReleasesAlone (IIB) (Thai) A Thai horror film about a woman ... produces this action drama about three fishermen moving to Shanghai in the 1930s in search of money and fame. Daniel Wu Yin-cho, Liu Ye and Tony Yang Yu-nin play the destitute ...

  10. Film

    Posted Feb 16th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... Sunday (German) (IIB): Based on Nick Barkow's 1988 novel, the award-winning film builds a complex love-in-wartime drama around the mystical powers of the Hungarian song, Gloomy Sunday, which ... in this supernatural horror film set in 1920s and 30s China. Gillian Chung Yan-tung plays a lawyer who defends Fung's character to prove her ability to her father. Lam Kin Lung directs. Not reviewed. ...




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