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  1. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

    Posted Feb 10th 2008, 12:00am by Kimberly Chou

    ... Kimberly Chou The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz Riverhead Books, HK$214 At one point in this book, Junot Diaz's overweight, serially lovestruck supernerd rhapsodises ... of Oscar's exclamation, the same cry can summarise the public response thus far to Brief Wondrous Life, Diaz's first novel and first published major work since his short-story collection Drown. ...

  2. Going for gold at the Oscars

    Posted Mar 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The moment which everyone is looking forward to has finally arrived- the Oscars will be announced on Monday. YP film critic Lau Kit-wai looks at the contenders (the ones with a star ... attorney and Matt Dillon as a police officer. Best Director Ang Lee: All eyes are on Lee (left) to see if he will become the first Chinese director to win an Oscar. He was named best director ...

  3. Saddle up for the cowboy Oscars

    Posted Mar 05th 2006, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott tips Ang Lee's film to win at least two major gongs The curse of Hong Kong television has been lifted. TVB has wisely been allowed to screen this year's Oscars bash in its entirety- after rumours that the show would be cut short had some recalling the dark old days when local broadcasters thought nothing of ending soccer matches as they went into penalty ...

  4. Young hush-hush on Cage

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak After This, Our Exile's lead actress Charlie Young Choi-nei said acting opposite Oscar-winner Nicholas Cage was a dream come true. In the Pang brothers' remake of, Bangkok Dangerous, a film they originally made in 1999, Young (left)plays a deaf and mute Thai woman who develops a romance with hitman Cage. Young described Cage, who won a best actor Oscar ...

  5. The Film: The Third Man

    Posted Aug 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... This undisputable classic is a story of social, economic, and moral corruption set in war-torn Vienna. The 1949 masterpiece scooped the Grand Prize at that year's Cannes Film Festival and the Oscar for best cinematography in 1951. It features a stellar cast including Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles and Trevor Howard. Aug 10, 2pm; Aug 29, 5.30pm. HK Arts Centre, Lim Por Yen ...

  6. Shark attracts

    Posted Dec 09th 2004, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Will Smith lends his voice to Oscar in the latest DreamWorks animation that's proving more than seaworthy, writes Richard James Havis ANYONE WHO'S SEEN Will Smith on a talk show ... of freedom, that I really wanted to go back to it for a while.' In Shark Tale, a very enjoyable undersea animation from the DreamWorks team, Smith plays Oscar, a diminutive fish with big ideas. ...

  7. Practically perfect production

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by Karly Cox

    ... Karly Cox In celebration of the 45th anniversary of the release of Mary Poppins, Disney has released a double-disc version of the magical movie. The five-time Oscar-winning film ... Oscar, and cemented her place in the minds and hearts of family film lovers everywhere. Mary Poppins has all sorts of magical powers, and the special effects used to display these are quite ...

  8. And the winner is...

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Barry C Chung Oscar buzz is in the air. By this time tomorrow, the top honours in film will have been handed out. For some it will be heartbreak; for others, a momentous evening, filled ... Lady- Michelle Williams- My Week With Marilyn Our Prediction: The feel-good pick goes to Viola Davis, who was getting major Oscar buzz leading up to the awards. But the smart money- our tip, ...

  9. The pick of Pedro

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... lie in comas. A scintillating narrative- by turns tender, erotic, cerebral and charming- it won the director a best original screenplay Oscar, the least that he deserved. Volver (2006) Proof ...

  10. Star Movies to undergo rebranding next year

    Posted Nov 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... it also plans to offer documentaries, fashion shows, awards events like the Oscars, performances and concerts. FIC also said that in conjunction with the new service, it will launch a new online ...




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