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  1. Comment - Blogs - FILM

    Movie Review: Man of Steel

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 05:04pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... to play James Bond and too old to play Edward Cullen in the Twilight Saga. With Nolan on the set and a weightier leading man, what can possibly go wrong? Man of Steel is the most anticipated ... in 1978, Man of Steel begins with the birth of Kal-El. Baby Superman is sent to Earth because his planet Krypton is about to explode. The opening sequence is a drawn-out action set piece that takes ...

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    Art House: Lonely Fifteen started a trend in 'bad girl' movies

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... in character — a tribute to scriptwriter Manfred Wong Man-chun's ear for dialogue and the production team's utilisation of genuine locations. The narrative's weakest links ...

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    Art House: Scarface was based on Chicago gangster Al Capone

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:52pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... 1932's Scarface tells the story of one particular mobster's rise to power and fall from grace. Tony Camonte (Paul Muni) works for Johnny Lovo (Osgood Perkins), a man who may become the new ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Charting the McConaissance, film by film

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 07:51pm by AP

    ... after a two-year gap in McConaughey’s filmography. Whereas McConaughey was made famous by 1996’s A Time to Kill playing an altruistic lawyer defending a black man in the South, in the Lincoln ... but a guiding ethos. He frequently quotes his “You just gotta keep livin’ man, L-I-V-I-N” and dubbed his production company JK Livin. So it makes sense that any restart for McConaughey would include ...

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    Filmmaker says Japan needs reminders of war's horrors

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:10am by Agence France Press in Berlin

    ... for marriage, Taki is delighted to arrive at The Little House in Tokyo, a lovely structure which looks like it could have emerged from a Frank Lloyd Wright sketchbook. But the man of the house, Masaki, ...

  6. News - China Insider - FILM

    Q&A with indie filmmaker Zhao Dayong ahead of Berlin Film Festival

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 08:05pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... character Liang Renwei, a young man with a dubious past returning to the remote rural town of his birth with his pregnant wife. He agrees to assist his uncle, an official who forces women to abort ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    China's terracotta warriors to star in superhero film

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 01:41pm by Andrea Chen

    ... teamed up with the producer behind multimillion-dollar movie franchises such as Spider-Man and Iron Man, the Shanghai Morning Post reported. US reports said the terracotta warriors feature ...

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    'Gravity', '12 Years a Slave' lead UK film award nominations

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 06:16pm by Associated Press

    ... Ejiofor and director Steve McQueen. “I continue to be immensely proud of the recognition this film is getting around the world,” said British actor Ejiofor, who plays a free black man kidnapped ...

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    Projectionists nostalgic for 35mm film in digital era

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 12:51pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... the 35mm era as a time when the reels of each film were shared by a few cinemas. After the first reel of a film had finished screening in one cinema, a delivery man would immediately transport the reel to a nearby cinema for another screening. This practice sometimes resulted in an unexpected viewing experience. “We were showing a film by Wong Kar-wai, and the delivery man got lost ...

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    Filmmaker's debut exploring Hong Kong social issues hits international film circuit

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 02:48pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Flora Lau Wan-man's Hong Kong and Shezhen-set project began with humble aspirations It has been a whirlwind year for Flora Lau Wan-man. An independent filmmaker whose previous efforts consisted of short films and documentaries, the Hong Kong native has, in the space of a few months, gone from being a virtual unknown among local cinema watchers ...




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