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  1. mash hits

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... Mix and match, cut and paste or simply steal: that's the spirit of the Web in the throes of a quiet but messy revolution propelled by the rise of the 'mash-up'. The term originally meant a mish-mash of ready-made musical influences. A mash- ...

  2. Spy story with brains

    Posted Dec 16th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Revolving around Edward Wilson, a humourless US spymaster superbly played by Matt Damon, the film traces the origins of the agency and the confrontations between post-second world war US and its communist arch-enemies. Many of the characters are based on real people (Wilson is an mix of US spymasters James Jesus Angleton and Richard Bissell). Original footage of events like the failed Bay ...

  3. The Good Shepherd

    Posted Apr 15th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... military offensive- the Bay of Pigs in Cuba. Then there's the protagonist's rite of passage, as espionage expert Edward Wilson (Matt Damon) rises from being a bright light at Yale to founding the Central Intelligence Agency. And there are husband-wife and father-son troubles that Wilson faces as he repeatedly puts his job first. All this makes The Good Shepherd more akin ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - REVIEW

    Film review: stale cocktails all round in Lan Kwai Fong sex romp

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by MICHAEL AU

    ... Michael Au michael.au@scmp.com Stale cocktails all round in Lan Kwai Fong sex romp Wilson Chin Kwok-wai's Lan Kwai Fong 2 delivers absurd drama and lazy sub-plots in a failed attempt to redeem himself from last year's theatrical misrepresentation of Hong Kong's infamous party district. Shiga Lin returns, this time as spoiled clubbing queen Summer, where her party-hard ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    First among sequels

    Posted May 05th 2013, 05:40pm by DAVID GERMAIN

    ... Despicable Me 2 and The Smurfs 2) are newcomers that include the Vince Vaughn-Owen Wilson comedy The Internship, the Seth Rogen-James Franco apocalypse spoof This is the End, and animated tales Epic, ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    50 years of Bond … James Bond

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by James Mottram

    ... G. Wilson, producer and stepson to the late Albert "Cubby" Broccoli- the man who launched the franchise together with his producing partner, Harry Saltzman, all those years ago- ... with Wilson- has steered the ship since. "Genuinely, Barbara, Michael and her family have kept this going for a long time," says Craig. "I think if it'd gone into the States, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Director Wes Anderson revisits the concept of family in latest offering 'Moonrise Kingdom'

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by James Mottram

    ... find a more creative outlet for his emotions, something he carried over into his time at the University of Texas, when he met actor Owen Wilson and the two began writing Bottle Rocket. ... of the hotelier trade. But then maybe he will surprise us. Featuring another Anderson newcomer, Johnny Depp, alongside Norton, Murray, Wilson, and The Life Aquatic 's Willem Dafoe, the plot has been ...

  8. A deformed disappointment

    Posted Jan 02nd 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... by Andrew Lloyd Webber, who also wrote the script with Schumacher. The story revolves around an orphaned ballet dancer Christine Daae (Emmy Rossum), her childhood sweetheart Raoul (Patrick Wilson ... to the dull acting of Wilson and Butler. Scenes of the Phantom's underground dungeon may make for a stunning spectacle on stage, but they look tame on screen. It is a pity that such a good gothic ...

  9. In depth

    Posted Apr 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... for analysis. I await their findings much more than Cameron's 3D video. Until that time, I have resolved to reread influential Harvard University biologist Edward O. Wilson's incredible book, ...

  10. Four-wheeled jinks around the world

    Posted Aug 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of life.' Lightning McQueen (voiced by Owen Wilson) has been invited to the first-ever World Grand Prix. It's a three-race circuit with stops in Tokyo, Italy and London. The winner is crowned ...




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