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  1. Monster sci-fi franchise reborn

    Posted Jun 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Barry C Chung It all began with a giant elephant-like creature more than 30 years ago. Dubbed 'the Space Jockey', it appeared seated in a pod-like device in the original Alien film. The creature- featured in books and comics- has not been referenced in any other film in the series. Until now, in the prequel, Prometheus. A trillion-dollar project, to find 'our ...

  2. So Seussical

    Posted Mar 17th 2011, 12:00am by Richard Macauley

    ... Richard Macauley Mar 21-23, 7.30pm, Hong Kong Arts Centre The town of Whoville is under threat, and it is up to Horton the Elephant to come to the rescue. Alongside Horton is the Cat in the Hat, although, as fans of Dr Seuss will already know, the infamous feline may be less of a help than a (rather amusing) distraction. So Seussical, a musical based on the books of Dr Seuss, ...

  3. Frozen magic comes to Macau

    Posted Dec 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... prairie animals in The Lion King was amazing: skaters carried poles attached to silhouettes of buffalo, elephants, giraffes and birds. The silhouettes dipped and soared along ...

  4. A very fine tale of rhyme

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... elephant. He stumbles on the 'Who', a tiny speck crying for help. Horton is convinced there is a whole world inside the Who and resolves to protect it from danger. The tiny world inside ...

  5. Milk

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... middling. Its technical competence is hardly matched by the artistic flair Van Sant shows himself capable of in, say, Elephant, or his brutal revelations of human fallibility in To Die For. Milk ... of films these days: more or less conventional, narrative-driven dramas such as Good Will Hunting and Finding Forrester, and more experimental fare such as Elephant and Paranoid Park, which ...

  6. An electrifying journey

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Karly Cox

    ... It's so relaxed.' From elephants and the Moulin Rouge to hot air balloons and Hong Kong in-jokes, there's something for everyone in this show. As Kelly puts it: 'There are lots ...

  7. hot picks

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with Alyson Hau Ian Chan, 11, South Island School cd Linkin Park's Minutes to Midnight. This band shows the world what punk power is made of. dvd Star Wars 3: Revenge of the Sith. The young Jedi, Anakin Skywalker, will trade his destiny for love or hatred. movie Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! There's a big difference between a super-miniature land and an elephant ...

  8. From the vault: 1956

    Posted May 18th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... a hot-air balloon, an elephant's back, the deck of a ship, the front of a steam train, and more. Transferred to DVD- the experience is less impressive- but on larger widescreen TVs still quite ...

  9. Sinister cinema

    Posted Jan 21st 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... Katie Lau Eraserhead (1977) David Lynch's feature film debut is about a quiet man (Jack Nance) living in an industrial wasteland whose girlfriend gives birth to a bizarre, mutated baby. The narrative and surreal images of this instant cult classic set the tone for his later films and put him at the forefront of avant-garde filmmaking. The Elephant Man (1980) Lynch's ...

  10. Misshapen and misunderstood

    Posted Aug 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Jason Gagliardi

    ... an animal... (gurgle) I am a human being!' Now, The Elephant Man (1980) isn't everyone's cup of tea. Critic Roger Ebert suggests: 'The film's philosophy is this shallow: (1) Wow, the Elephant Man sure looked hideous, and (2) gosh, isn't it wonderful how he kept on in spite of everything?' But somehow the film transcends its shortcomings, largely due ...




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