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  1. The man bosses feared

    Posted Nov 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jimmy Hoffa is one of the most famous union leaders who ever lived. Born in 1913, Hoffa was forced to drop out of school during the Great Depression to help earn money for the family. He ... bosses feared him. Eventually, the president of the time, John F. Kennedy, decided he had become too powerful. The authorities mounted an investigation and discovered Hoffa was connected ...

  2. Painful truth tears families apart

    Posted Jul 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Kellers, a typical American family who are hiding a terrible secret. The family consists of Joe, his wife Kate, and their two sons, Chris and Larry. Larry, a wartime pilot, has gone missing. During ... and got away while Steve was sent to jail. All seems to be going well- the two families are very close, with Steve's daughter Ann having agreed to marry Chris. But things begin to change ...

  3. Powerful tale of family bonds

    Posted Sep 09th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... of The Notebook fame. The setting is simple- a sick, dying teen, a misunderstood child and a dysfunctional yet loving family- and together they pull off a beautifully-made tearjerker that will trigger ... to her own body. Before long, everything that has held the family together falls apart. The movie is faithful to the novel, using multiple narrators to include the thoughts and feelings ...

  4. Heritage in the dumps

    Posted Oct 05th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... and the bargain-basement prices reflect that. Even so, collectors may 'literally have to wrestle with the bag ladies for the goodies', says Tsang Kit-ying, owner of Room. Like Chen Mi Ji, her Kennedy Town outlet is among the few that feature Hong Kong vintage items. Tsang, whose family runs a vintage watch business, enjoys retro styles. Last year, she seized the chance to pursue her ...

  5. Sassy dog changes family's life

    Posted Jan 14th 2009, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... disobedient dog' brings out the best in a modern-day family- and it proves to be a winning formula. The film stars three sunny blondes, two of whom are veteran rom-com actors and former rumoured ... to Florida to begin a family. As children come into the household, the Grogans adopt an adorable, yellow Labrador puppy. 'There's nothing to it,' Josh's best friend Sebastian ...

  6. Powerful story of family reunion

    Posted Sep 24th 2008, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... about love, dreams, abandonment and change is something special. It brings a new spin to the overused idea of family reunion. Nine-year-old Carlitos (Adrian Alonso) feels lonely and sad because ... Meanwhile, Carlitos' mother Rosario (Kate del Castillo) leads an empty life in faraway Los Angeles. To fulfil her dream of providing a better future for her family, she almost marries someone ...

  7. Grants for families of dead firemen

    Posted Sep 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But The families of late firemen Siu Wing-fong and Chan Siu-lung will be granted HK$3.15 million and HK$3.78 million respectively by a government scheme for the pair's gallant efforts to battle a blaze in Cornwall Court, Mong Kok, last month in which two other people died and 55 were injured. Secretary for Labour and Welfare Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said the two men had ...

  8. Beautiful family drama

    Posted Apr 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai Two siblings band together to take care of the ailing father who ruined their lives The Savages is not your average feel-good family movie. It is a beautifully written and well directed tragicomedy, telling the story of two siblings who band together to take care of their ailing father. It deals with the serious matter of death and the painful subject of family wounds ...


    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Morning Sun Documentary about the idealism and eventual disillusionment of China's teenage Red Guards, with rare archival footage, film clips and interviews with former Red Guards, eyewitnesses and victims. Directed by Carma Hilton, who will lead a discussion after the screening. In English and Putonghua with English subtitles. Today, 7pm. Visual Arts Centre, 7A Kennedy Rd, ...

  10. Magazines - Style

    Eleanor Kwok: The cosmetics entrepreneur with a 'can do' attitude

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by EUNICE WONG

    ... Eleanor Kwok Perseverance and dedicated time with her family are vital to the success of one woman, writes Eunice Wong Eleanor Kwok Eleanor Kwok was a trader without a store when her ... until she is satisfied. Despite her phenomenal success, Kwok says the biggest challenge for career women in Hong Kong is how to strike a balance between work and family. "I am lucky I am ...




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