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  1. Nanny McPhee & the Big Bang (Film)

    Posted Oct 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... series of books penned by the late Christianna Brand. The story is set in wartime England. Isabel Green (Maggie Gyllenhaal) is taking care of her children alone has her husband Rory (Ewan McGregor) has gone to fight. Isabel can barely cope with all her work and mothering duties, and poverty threatens to force her to give up their farm. Meanwhile, the children's spoiled cousins ...

  2. Kidnap fears spark tough love for 'little emperors'

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... something to read.' Nanshan residents say some wealthy children are very spoiled. 'One time a woman scraped my taxi with her BMW. Her son jumped out and pointed a finger in my face. He ... police say four children aged 11 to 13 have been kidnapped since June, with two killed even after their parents moved to pay ransoms. However, the number of kidnapped children could be as high ...

  3. Poor contender for summer

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... from jaw-dropping, and the script just isn't that funny. But it's entertaining enough to get young children to sit still for 80 minutes. The story set in a near-futuristic time when ... in recent years into a mature and professional film genre since movie producers realised the potential of the family-friendly market. Given that we have already been spoiled by the breath-taking ...

  4. A children's classic thrills us anew

    Posted Apr 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... to get on Broadway. Just as in the film, all the characters are children. We meet the hoodlum Roxy as he is caught in an alleyway. His enemies have just burst in with guns. As the guns go off, ...

  5. Dead ends

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... today is to become an irresistible target for those left behind, those who also want a share of the spoils. Kidnapping children for ransom is one of India's boom industries. With police often slow to react and wealthy parents eager to pay to get their children back, it should be one of the quickest and simplest ways to make money. Instead, it is a lottery, because all too often ...

  6. Frustration and depression drive children out of classes

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip Wong Tze-fung, 17, quit school in sympathy with a friend when he was 14. The friend, a smoker, was wrongfully accused by a vice-principal of smoking in the school grounds. 'I was very disappointed with the school, so I quit,' he said. Th ...

  7. Teenage toddler

    Posted Jun 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Dembina

    ... few months. We all know that computers and other hi-tech gadgets are making children old before their time, but teenage mood swings from toddlers? 'Yep, the word 'no' is one ... factors: all three youngsters are only children and have parents who work full-time. In Joshua's case, when my wife Ada recently took a full-time job and he fell into the charge of my ...

  8. Hollywood East

    Posted May 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... mumbo-jumbo and Chinese pseudo-legends, most of which will be devoid of any contemporary relevance. Excited by the prospect? I'd rather drink spoiled soy bean milk and listen to Cantonese opera ... ready-made elements, then you can pitch to Andy Lau Tak-wah or Zhang Ziyi and scam an overseas investor. The Forbidden Kingdom was different because it was in English and targeted mainly at children ...

  9. The Green Hornet (film)

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wai-Yee Man Ignore the critics who have trashed The Green Hornet. They were clearly not in the right frame of mind to value a comedic superhero flick by quirky French director Michel Gondry. The Green Hornet is a superhero in the same vein as Batman. He is Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), a spoiled kid who inherits his father's newspaper empire. Daddy didn't have much time ...


    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bartholomew plays a wealthy, spoiled 12-year-old who falls overboard on his way to Europe. When he regains consciousness on a Gloucester fishing boat, the ship's captain puts him to work next ...




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