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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Miniscule: Valley of the Ants is pitched squarely at children

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Andrew Sun

    ... warfare? Even so, there is hardly any disturbing or graphic insect violence, and Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants will prove a welcome diversion for your little ones. But it's not likely ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs


    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by BEN SIN

    ... Outtakes To shows range in Toronto Although best known for crime films that blend underworld violence and politics in absurdist packages such as The Mission, Election and Drug War, Johnnie To Kei-fung is also a master of the romantic comedy. In fact, his 2000 rom-com, Needing You, kick-started the trend locally. The 59-year-old filmmaker is in Toronto this week for the world premiere ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rock star nun: how Nepal's rebel with a cause became an unlikely sensation

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by BIBEK BHANDARI

    ... past, a disturbing beginning rife with violence. She was born and brought up during the 1970s in Boudha, a Kathmandu neighbourhood which she refers to as "a mini-Tibet in exile", ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Film focus

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by Mark Peters

    ... and comic-book violence, the sequel finds its humour in lame, almost Carry On-esque double entendres. It's not clear whether the producers want us to laugh or cringe at the gruesome violence. Even ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FEATURE

    Behind a strong cast and crew, Whiplash is no ordinary music drama

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by James Mottram

    ... movie," says Chazelle, 29, who began the project as a three-part short that won a prize at Sundance last year. "I wanted to try and make a really violent movie without actual violence ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Arts preview: Solo Exhibition of Qin Feng

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... then the cut-out part represents a piece that got stolen, and a window through which human greed and violence are exposed."   Galerie du Monde, 108 Ruttonjee Centre, 11 Duddell Street, Central, ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Texts and violence

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Texts and violence Last year, a town in New Jersey, in the United States, outlawed texting while walking, with a fine of US$85 for offenders. That might seem like a lot of money and a lot of nanny-state intervention, but I say it's the road Hong Kong must follow. This city has one of the world's highest smartphone penetrations; ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Film review: Short on violence, Takeshi Miike's new film still entertains

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Teh

    ... Yvonne Teh yvonne.teh@scmp.com Yvonne Teh Pest to kill Shield of Straw Starring: Takao Osawa, Nanako Matsushima, Tatsuya Fujiwara Director: Takashi Miike Category: IIB (Japanese)   Over the course of his career, Takashi Miike has made family-friendly film ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A life sentence: Cambodia's acid-attack victims face an agonising future

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Tibor Krausz

    ... with Malita in a grimy concrete cuboid in a nook of a narrow, winding dirt path in a squalid Phnom Penh shantytown, surrounded by domestic violence and destitution. Outside one nearby wooden shack, ... Chou, 10, and her four-year-old sister, Panha. Malita's friends, too, have seen more than their fair share of brutal violence. In a jealous rage, their father doused their mother ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    A violent Sin City sequel gives Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller fans what they want

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by James Mottram

    ... imagery aside, it's the violence that really rattles Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. The yarn Just Another Saturday Night (published in 1998's Booze, Broads & Bullets collection), ...




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