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  1. Aids activists hail win for mainland expose

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei Chinese activists hope the Oscar win for a documentary about the plight of HIV/Aids orphans in a mainland village will raise global concern for the under-exposed national problem. The Blood of Yingzhou District, a 39-minute documentary made by ...

  2. Seduced by Shaman and other great performances

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... trio of principal performances. Rinat Shaham's magnificent interpretation of the title role showed why she has been hailed as one of the leading Carmens of her generation. A true mezzo, ...

  3. Q. So you think you know pop culture...

    Posted Feb 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... left) hail from which country? 9. In which US city does television drama series The Wire take place? 10. Who was the creator of fictional detective Mike Hammer? Answers: 1. The Pixies; 2. Peter ...

  4. BOOK (1989)

    Posted May 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Nick Walker The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan G.P. Putnam's Sons On its release, Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club ignited a flowering of Asian-American writing on intergenerational themes, and a wave of interest in the genre that is still rippling through the world of publishing today. Hailed by critics and readers for its poetic lyricism, tenderness and insights into the frailty ...

  5. Former Post editor Alan Farrelly dies

    Posted Sep 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A former editor of the South China Morning Post, Alan Farrelly, 69, has died in Australia's Snowy Mountains, according to the national newspaper The Australian, of which Farrelly was also a former editor. Farrelly, who was hailed by former employers and colleagues as a visionary of the industry in the 1980s and '90s, was editor of the Post in 1986 ...

  6. Love and Other Drugs

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... of the ethics (or the lack of them) in the pharmaceutical business. Medical school dropout Jamie Randall (Jake Gyllenhaal) is the embodiment of the cynicism ingrained in the business, hailing from ...

  7. Brave teen beats evil system

    Posted Jan 21st 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... With his handsome looks and talent, it is no wonder he has been hailed by many critics as the next James Dean or Leonardo DiCaprio. Evil opens next Thursday ...

  8. Good, but not great

    Posted Jul 18th 2004, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai Hailed as the most expensive movie ever made in South Korea, Taegukgi has all elements of a blockbuster: a heart-wrenching war story, an all-star line-up including Jang Dong-gun and Won Bin, lots of explosive action sequences and heart-warming scenes of love and brotherhood. The film tells the tragic story of two brothers- Jin-tae (Jang) and Jin-suk (Won)- who ...

  9. Banker sentenced for assaulting taxi driver

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and a colleague got into the taxi at the airport to return home to Mid-Levels. The pair grew concerned about the way the woman was driving and decided to hail another taxi near MacDonnell Road in Central. ...

  10. FILM (1967)

    Posted Mar 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott Branded to Kill Jo Shishido, Mariko Ogawa, Koji Nanbara, Maru Annu Director: Seijun Suzuki When the world of cinema hails the latest 'maverick' director to emerge on the scene for daring to push the boundaries of modern cinema, there's a chance that somewhere in a Tokyo suburb an old man will sit back and smile. Seijun Suzuki is now 85 and the wild days ...




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