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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is a family comedy that's too mild for its own good

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by Richard James Havis

    ... of many corny pratfalls and situations that render the otherwise well-made Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day into an average family oriented excursion. Steve ... all the children at school are going to a cool classmate's birthday party instead of his. The situation is aggravated by the fact that other members of his suburban family seem to lead ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: Korean drama Family Ties analyses what it means to be related

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:31pm by DARCY PAQUET

    ... Text: Darcy Paquet What is it that makes a family? In past centuries, the answer to this question might have seemed obvious: blood ties are what define a family and hold it together. But of course, the 21st century answer to this question is much more complicated. And director Kim Tae-yong takes on this issue directly in Family Ties, a 2006 drama that holds a special place ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Temporary Family

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh Disorder in the house TEMPORARY FAMILY Starring: Nick Cheung Ka-fai, Sammi Cheng Sau-man, Angelababy Yeung Wing Director: Cheuk Wan-chi Category: IIA (Cantonese ... to live together for a time — as a de facto temporary family — after the property market cools down considerably as a result of anti-speculation measures put into effect by the government. Perhaps ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: The Shining is an unsettling Stanley Kubrick masterpiece

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... Sean Tierney A writer and his family agree to spend the winter as caretakers of the Overlook Hotel. Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson, above) has taken the position so he can work on his next book. His wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall) and son Danny (Danny Lloyd) spend their days exploring the place. Snowbound in an idyllic landscape, and ensconced in a beautiful and empty hotel in the off ...

  5. News - World - FILM

    ‘Leviathan’ named best picture at London Film Festival

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 09:32am by AP

    ... for her performance as a British-Pakistani teenager on the run from her family in “Catch Me Daddy.” The documentary prize went to “Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait,” a searing look at war’s ...

  6. News - Asia - FILM

    Controversy over ferry tragedy piece rocks Busan film festival

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:26am by AFP

    ... on family issues in Korea and Iran shared the top award at BIFF. End of Winter from Kim Dae-hwan and 13 from Hooman Seyedi were to be handed the two US$30,000 prizes given for the New Currents award ... was a unanimous choice by the jury. The film is a tale of how a family deals with a shock announcement from their father. The Iranian production 13- which shows how a young boy copes after being driven ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Peter Chan's film Dearest is based on a true story of child abduction

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by James Mottram

    ... families," says Chan. "In a lot of rural areas, farmers are becoming more and more affluent. But they have a low standard of moral education, so they think it's all right to buy. ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    In The Judge, Iron Man star Robert Downey Jnr takes a more realistic role

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... Kavita Daswani Robert Downey Jnr leaves the superhero world of Iron Man behind to join veteran actor Robert Duvall in a film that brings fractured family relationships to the fore Trials ... scripts, but had never seen them become films before. This motley crew of collaborators has yielded an intense and moving family drama about a high-flying Chicago lawyer, Hank Palmer (Downey), who ...

  9. News - World - FILM

    Hong Kong in cinema spotlight in documentary on Edward Snowden

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 03:10pm by Lana Lam

    ... after attending the screening and an after-party, which Snowden's father and other family members also attended. The film will premiere in Britain this Friday at the London Film Festival, ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: wartime animation Grave of the Fireflies is a depressing masterpiece

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 10:37pm by MARK SCHILLING

    ... father, a naval officer, is presumably at sea, though probably also dead.) An aunt takes the children in, but when Seita's contributions to the family larder dwindle, and food rationing ...




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