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  1. Where in the World is Osama bin Laden?

    Posted Jan 04th 2009, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Laden, it is more a gee-golly-gosh look at Islam, terrorism and the west's response to Muslim fundamentalism. The prompt for Morgan Spurlock to embark on his investigative global tour (Saudi ... also been made into a film- starts with a crash course on Islam. Iranian-American religious scholar Reza Aslan tells Spurlock that bin Laden is on the Afghan-Pakistan border. Then it's all ...

  2. FILM (1966)

    Posted Oct 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... that inducing terror among their enemies is the only way they can succeed in removing them from their country; the French are better armed and have war planes. The French win the Battle of Algiers ... of the most politically literate scripts ever written. It has been viewed both as a textbook on how to conduct terrorist activities, and a manual on how to deal with terrorism. Although it seems ...

  3. Actress called un-Islamic for bald-head role

    Posted Jun 15th 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur A prominent Malay actress is under fire from powerful Muslim clerics for 'un-Islamic' behaviour for shaving her head for a movie role and acting ... by Malaysian filmmakers. 'Islam forbids Muslim women from going bald. It is also sinful for men to act or behave like a woman and vice versa,' said Tamyis Abdul Majid, the chief cleric ...

  4. Officials receive fake pictures in blackmail bid

    Posted Jul 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Police are investigating blackmail attempts on at least 18 government officials and celebrities, who received letters containing photographs of them in compromising sexual positions. The pictures were said to be manipulated and ob ...

  5. May 6th

    Posted Feb 11th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Fortuyn- a politician who urged the Netherlands to seal its borders against Muslim immigrants, saying Islam was a 'backward religion'- was shot by an animal rights activist. What followed ...

  6. FILM (1968)

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... coupled with Roman Polanski can only conjure up images of terror and depravity. It was a similar situation in the 1960s, when the filmmaker was at the height of his directorial powers- although ... In retrospect, that heightened sense of terror isn't all that surprising: based on the novel by the macabre-minded Ira Levin (The Stepford Wives, The Boys from Brazil), and directed by convicted sex ...

  7. Disaster dilemma

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of The Father, British cinema has never been afraid to tackle terrorism. But while those films dealt with the IRA, the very American tragedy that was 9/11 also proved impossible to ignore, though only ... graphically showed the treatment of a trio of young British Muslims when they were arrested and taken to the US-run detainment facility. With the advent of London's own terror attacks on July 7, ...

  8. Superheroes unite in fight

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thor's vindictive brother, who plans to unleash terror on earth. Much of the challenge in The Avengers was giving each character their due screen time. These are eight larger-than-life ...

  9. FILM (1988)

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the Indiana Jones franchise- where light and dark are brutally juxtaposed, and where terror can arrive just moments after genuine tenderness. The clash between tenderness and brutality has rarely been ...

  10. Film (1989)

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Women (1996) focuses on the 'white terror', the persecution of supposed communists by the Kuomintang. ...




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