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  1. Kung fu cyborg looks a little familiar after seeing Transformers

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Attraction: Kung Fu Cyborg, has just hit cinemas and the internet. Made by director Jeffrey Lau Chun-wai, the special effects look like out-takes from Michael Bay's Hollywood hit with a romantic subplot tossed in. The sci-fi tale is about a battle of good vs evil robots (sound familiar?) set in the future. It stars teen idol Alex Fong Lik-sun as a cyborg (above) who falls for a human ...

  2. Love in spite of differences

    Posted Aug 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wai-yee Man Reviews of new films & DVDs From Kwak Jae-Young, the director of My Sassy Girl, comes Cyborg She, a sci-fi rom-com about a robot from the future (Haruka Ayase) and her inventor boyfriend Kitamura Jiro (Keisuke Koide). In 2070, the aged, physically disabled inventor Jiro sends the cyborg girl he has built back to 2007 to prevent an accident disabling his lonely, ...

  3. Cyborg She

    Posted Aug 21st 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Starring: Haruka Ayase, Keisuke Koide Director: Kwak Jae-young Category: IIA (Japanese) By basing Cyborg She on the relationship between a wimpish geek and a wacky, ... in general- to global prominence. But Cyborg She is no simple repeat of a proven formula: Kwak reaches beyond his romantic realm to deliver a film that mixes rom-com and sepia-toned melodrama ...

  4. Fiction becomes reality

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Sunny Tse Eight years after helming the poorly received Monkeybone, acclaimed director Henry Selick, of The Nightmare Before Christmas fame, makes a full comeback in an adaptation of best-selling children's novel Coraline, a dark and suspenseful stor ...

  5. Fictional heroine on fantasy island

    Posted Jul 10th 2008, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... during a storm, our young heroine turns to Alexandra Rover (Jodie Foster), author of the Alex Rover action adventure books, for help. Nim believes her fictional hero will save her father and protect the island from 'The Buccaneers' (in reality some obnoxious tourists on a cruise). Unfortunately Alexandra is nothing like her fictional character. In fact she is the total ...

  6. Film studies: Kitchen friction and critical fiction

    Posted Aug 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Portrayals of chefs and professional cooks are most memorable when they're extreme. Books such as Jacques Pepin's memoir, The Apprentice, and Michael Ruhlman's trilogy, The Making of a Chef, The Soul of a Chef and The Reach of a ...

  7. Stranger Than Fiction

    Posted Mar 25th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Stranger Than Fiction Starring: Will Ferrell, Emma Thompson, Dustin Hoffman, Maggie Gyllenhaal Director: Marc Forster The film: In Stranger Than Fiction ... with these two films, as Stranger Than Fiction is also a vehicle in which two actors attempt to move beyond their normal terrain. It's a take-me-seriously effort from comedian Will Ferrell ...

  8. Rain's film debut a 'loony' tune

    Posted Feb 17th 2007, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... table tennis, in South Korean director Park Chan-wook's I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK. At the Berlin Film Festival last week, 24-year-old Rain (Jung Ji-hoon) met the press alongside ... that I could sing and yodel,' he said. 'Maybe I'm praising myself, but I really think I can do it quite well. It was great fun.' I'm A Cyborg, But That's OK will open ...

  9. Film

    Posted Sep 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that combines footage from the Taiwanese Mando-pop group's 2010 DNA concert tour and three fictional stories about people lured to a May Day gathering. Not reviewed. General Releases 3 Idiots (IIA) ... member and her cyborg colleague at the city of Olympus after the fifth world war. In Japanese with Chinese subtitles. Sept 17, 5.30pm, MCL Telford. Osamu Tezuka's Buddha: The Great Departure ...

  10. Perfect summer roller-coaster ride

    Posted Aug 14th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Journey to the Centre of the Earth Adventure Bursting with non-stop action and hair-raising adventures, Journey to the Centre of the Earth is a roller-coaster ride certain to spice up the summer holiday. Based on the book by Jules Verne, the 3- ...




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