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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Action thriller's pumped up in third coming

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... "They were the ones who inspired me to make movies. When I was young I saved up to buy a camera and my first short film was a stop frame with a Rambo action figure setting fire to a Han Solo action figure using fly spray and matches. Rambo melted Han Solo. Twenty years later I'm standing on set with the real guys. I had a real freak-out moment." thereview@scmp.com ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Postcard: Montreal

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by PAUL KAZEE

    ... Audience Award with Bill Plympton's Cheatin'. Other notable Audience Award winners included South Korean filmmaker Hwang Dong-hyuk's Miss Granny (best Asian film), and Hans Petter ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: Festival Moon highlights inequality in Hong Kong, past and present

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... a neo-realistic approach to the plight of office clerk Chen Mingsheng (Han Fei). Rather than celebrate the usually joyous holiday, the Chen family is forced to forego genuine necessities in order to buy ... the film's performances are so heartfelt and the detail so vivid that the picture is entertaining as well as ethical. Han gives a beautifully modulated portrayal, matched in understatement by Ella ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Barbara Wong's Girls shows its female protagonists in a bad light

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by YVONNE TEH

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh A lady's undoing GIRLS Starring: Fiona Sit Hoi-kei, Ivy Chen Yi-han, Yang Zishan, Shawn Yue Man-lok, Vanness Wu Jian-hao Director: Barbara Wong Chun-chun Category: ... and illogically that if director-producer-scriptwriter Wong were male, she would probably be accused of misogyny. The film begins the day that Kimmy (Fiona Sit Hoi-kei), Xiwen (Ivy Chen Yi-han ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

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

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

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh Under no illusions THE GREAT HYPNOTIST Starring: Xu Zheng, Karen Mok Man-wai Director: Leste Chen Cheng-tao Category: IIA (Putonghua) Rating: 2/5   Things, and people, ... with a sequence showing how a hypnotherapist masterfully uses "waking hypnosis" to get a middle-aged patient to deal with past trauma. When questioned about his methods, Xu Ruining (Xu Zheng ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: banned for four years, No Man's Land depicts crime in the mainland

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 11:40pm by Andrew Sun

    ... Text: Andrew Sun Beast meets West NO MAN’S LAND Starring: Xu Zheng, Yu Nan, Huang Bo Director: Ning Hao Category: IIB (Putonghua) Rating: 4/5   If there is a Chinese equivalent of the Coen ... it ends up being more captivating than disturbing. An arrogant and opportunistic big city lawyer, Pan Xiao (Xu Zheng), represents a falcon-poaching crime boss in a small dustbowl town. He gets ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: The 14 Amazons

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 11:40pm

    ... Shaw Brothers maestro Li Han-hsiang. Rather, Cheng was an efficient storyteller and master of pictorial narrative — qualities ideally suited for breathing new life into an 11th-century yarn ...

  8. News - China - FILM

    China backs niche films about minority groups in hope of easing ethnic tensions

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 01:34pm by He Huifeng

    ... minority groups that co-exist, not always easily, with the Han majority.  The films would not be an empty exercise in propaganda nor a broadside against separatist movements, said Zhang Zhiqiang, ... and overseas.”  While international viewers may be interested in stories set on the plains of Gansu, or the dusty backstreets of Hotan, luring Han to cinemas at home might prove more difficult.  Zhang ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Singaporean actor Chin Han mixes global blockbusters, home projects

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:50pm by AP

    ... Associated Press Following up on successful turns in blockbuster films like The Dark Knight, Chin Han has taken on a project closer to home. The Singaporean actor portrays crime family ... In the series, Kay Song seizes his opportunity to take over the family business and is not afraid to shake things up. Chin Han says he drew inspiration from characters in The Godfather. “He ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Tension transplant: The Berlin File

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by DARCY PAQUET

    ... and his wife, Jung-hee (Gianna Jun Ji-hyun, The Thieves ), are under surveillance. Meanwhile South Korean agent Jin-soo (Han Suk-kyu, Shiri ) believes Jong-sung may have information about ...




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