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  1. Ultra-violence not really their thing

    Posted Apr 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lee Wing-sze Local hip hop outfit 24Herbs dressed like the young thugs in A Clockwork Orange to shoot the cover for their new album, but the group says violence isn't part of their ethos. 'A Clockwork Orange is a classic and it's about a bunch of rebellious people. 24Herbs are pretty much the same. We just do our own thing and do what we like and respect. We ...

  2. Violence is golden

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... and critics, and they asked me why there were all these depictions of violence in my movies, and I had to talk about violence all the time,' he says, his brow furrowed. 'So it kind of gets ... acting career as a comedian- seems to have mellowed as he moves into his 60s, but violence is at the core of our conversation when we meet in a vast ballroom at Cannes' Martinez Hotel where ...

  3. A Simple Act of Violence

    Posted Dec 06th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd A Simple Act of Violence by R.J. Ellory Orion, HK$114 R.J. Ellory broke out of the slavering pack of modern crime writers when his last novel- A Quiet Belief in Angels- was selected for the Richard and Judy Book Club. The big question is whether he can stay out in front. A Simple Act of Violence suggests he can, and then some. A 560-page blockbuster, it starts, ...

  4. History of violence

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... (2002's New Blood) and unfettered violence (such as the bloody bouts that pepper 2006's Dog Bite Dog). They thrive on extreme violence that would make even the most hardened mainstream ... and campy. 'I thought I would tone down the violence after Dog Bite Dog, but when I had a look at the footage I knew I made a mistake,' he says. 'But I'd started ...

  5. Film ban hampers search for son

    Posted Feb 09th 2007, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... or attacked by Hindu activists opposed to a film they believe shows Gujarat in a bad light. Most owners are too frightened to say openly that they fear violence. 'The film is the work of people ...

  6. Growing awareness of sexual violence

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee The Association Concerning Sexual Violence Against Women said it had received 11 per cent more inquiries about sexual violence in the first six months this year than it did ... been an increase in public awareness about sexual violence. Meanwhile the Perry Chiu Experimental Theatre is to donate part of the profits of its forthcoming musical, To Live On, to the group. ...

  7. Sex, violence and chewing gum- and millions of happy customers

    Posted Jul 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... thrillers, laced with sex, sadism and violence, were devoured by a post-war America hungry for the exploits of hardboiled gumshoe Mike Hammer. The shoot-em- up detective was a hit from the moment he ... was born. Hammer was a loner with no time for the jury system, dispensing justice on his own murderous terms. Critics attacked the series for its sex, violence and vigilantism, one saying I, ...

  8. Best-selling author goes public with his mother's brutal rape

    Posted Jul 31st 2005, 12:00am

    ... S.N.M. Abdi In 1977, a 12-year-old boy opened the door of his Mumbai home to find his mother tottering outside- she'd been drugged and brutally gang-raped all night by four men who vanished after dumping her where she lived. The victim was no ordinar ...

  9. Complaints over big-budget bonanza of intrigue, double-dealing... and rape

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. TVB's dramas might be the popular choice for most households for their nightly television viewing, but that doesn't mean everyone's happy with them, especially regarding it ...

  10. Bloody Valentine's 2004

    Posted Jan 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Beijing Fan Troupe's physical theatre (left)adapts a true story of violence at a university in Kunming. Part of the City Festival. Fri-Jan 13, 7.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150, HK$120 (members), HK$80 (concessions). Inquiries: 2521 7251 ...




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