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  1. News - China Insider - ENTERTAINMENT

    Chinese farmer who makes giant Transformers from car parts cashes in on success of film

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:36pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com A Shandong farmer has capitalised on the popularity of Transformers by making life-sized models from old car parts based on characters in the film series ... a character in the film like Bumblebee or Optimus Prime. “The one-metre-tall models are each sold for 10,000 yuan. Those ones taller than 12 metres are over 100,000 yuan,” Liu said. Most ...

  2. News - China - CINEMA

    China in their eyes: Korean actors and investors to profit from film co-productions

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:13am by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com Film pact set to draw Korean talent, cash An agreement signed by China and South Korea on jointly produced films is likely to attract more investment and resources from the Korean film industry to China, experts say. The agreement, signed on July 4 during President Xi Jinping's visit to South Korea, will give joint productions domestic film status, ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    If I Only Had... Film Editor Yvonne Teh

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by YVONNE

    ... Yvonne Teh, Film Editor... one film to catch this week, it would be Yasujiro Ozu's Late Spring. A poignant tale of love and loss in postwar Japan, it was the master auteur's personal favourite. Screening at the Hong Kong Arts Centre on July 19 as part of the HK International Film Festival Society's HK Cine Fan programme, this 1949 offering stars ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Sepideh is a film about an Iranian girl who wants to be an astronaut

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... observatory, the construction of which began before the film's titular character was born. Iranian schoolgirl Sepideh Hooshyar has an uncommon passion for the stars, and dreams of becoming ... with a graduate degree in ethnography and social anthropology, Madsen worked on films in Nepal, Niger, the Caribbean and in her native Denmark before embarking on this documentary project in her ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: Deliver Us From Evil starts strong then falters

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by Richard James Havis

    ... procedural and the supernatural. The gritty atmosphere, coupled with some thoughtful acting almost elevates the film from genre fare to drama. Taking place in New York City's Bronx borough, ... in presenting archaic ideas with the trappings of logic and reason. Halfway through the film, with Mendoza spouting the usual supernatural gobbledygook, Deliver Us from Evil spirals down ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: The Great Hypnotist is too similar to The Sixth Sense

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:19pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... co-star, The Great Hypnotist looks to be a pan-Chinese offering with wide territorial appeal. But while the stylish film performed very well at the box office on the mainland, it comes across ... with singer-actress Mok more than holding her own against mainland superstar Xu. The film's high production values are also not in doubt, with Charlie Lam Chi-Kin's cinematography and Luo ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books

    Book review: Film Noir, edited by Paul Duncan and Jurgen Muller

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Shining a light into the shadowy world of film noir Film Noir- 100 All-time Favourites edited by Paul Duncan, Jurgen Muller Taschen 3.5 stars Mathew Scott There's long been debate over whether film noir exists as a genre or is simply more about mood. Much of the confusion comes from just how wide the noir net has been cast over the decades as these films ...

  8. News - China - MISCONDUCT

    Caught red-handed: Shanghai party cadre fired after being filmed groping woman on train

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 01:14pm by Kathy Gao

    ... Kathy Gao kathy.gao@scmp.com Man identified as a state-run firm's deputy official arrested after victim comes forward A Shanghai party official has been kicked out of the Communist Party and sacked from his job after a video of him sexually harassing ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: The Tale of Princess Kaguya may be Isao Takahata's swansong at Studio Ghibli

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... They are what many expect animated films to be: family-friendly and filled with cute imagery. After Okina finds gold and beautiful clothing in circumstances similar to his discovery of Takenoko, he ... characters left featureless, it is aesthetically impressive. The depictions of cherry blossoms, a key symbol in Japan for life's transience, are splendid. The film is scored by Joe Hisaishi, ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Chef

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm

    ... bad it can’t be resolved with a hug, everyone tries to help each other, and everything always works out fabulously. The fact that the film works at all is bemusing, as it lacks any dramatic ... to watch movie characters being pleasant to each other for a change, and fun to spend some time in their company. Favreau usually directs much bigger films than this comedy — his credits include ...




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