An unprecedented lesbian kiss between two high school students on a popular South Korean TV drama has fuelled a debate about portrayals of sexuality in a rapidly modernising society with deeply conservative roots.
When the Oscar nominations were announced last month, there was widespread consternation that The Lego Movie (HBO, Thursday at 9pm, at the end of a day-long "Lunar New Year animation marathon"), one of the highest grossing animated films of 2014, with a 96 per cent
This week Benedict Cumberbatch is back from the dead. Topping the Man of the Year polls across pretty much the whole planet, 2014 was undoubtedly the Briton's year.
Star presenter Brian Williams has been suspended from US network NBC for six months without pay after embellishing an Iraq war story, which has cast doubt on his other news reports.
Over the past few years, Hong Kong viewers have been fed an endless supply of cookery shows, and our appetite for such viewing is more voracious than ever.
Netflix said it would expand its online streaming television and movie service to Japan late this year, as its ramps up efforts to conquer the world, even as competition heats up in the growing market for internet television.
"The mind is a terrible thing to taste," declared industrial metal band Ministry when naming their fourth album and, judging by 2013 psychological thriller Mindscape (HBO, Friday at 9pm), they pretty much hit the nail on the head.
I'm a natural-born worrier. I worry about air pollution and the hair upon my head. I worry about lesser things, too, like deadlines and the toastiness of bread. I'm also an obsessive list writer.
The good (or bad) thing about a Paul W.S. Anderson movie, depending on your point of view, is that there are few major surprises; you pretty much know what you're in for before the titles roll.
In a futile attempt to distract attention away from his ridiculous hair helmet, property tycoon Donald Trump recently sent out a flurry of moronic tweets in reaction to the massacre at the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.