Director Benny Chan pays tribute to true action heroes

Benny Chan's The White Storm harks back to the Heroic Bloodshed genre. But he'd really like to make a sensitive drama, he tells Edmund Lee.

Escape the holiday crush with our guide to last-minute destinations

Last-minute getaways can be complicated and expensive, especially during holiday season. So why not dodge the crowds and find bliss in one of the region’s less obvious destinations.

Exhibition puts Japan’s tattooed yakuza in the frame

Belgian photographer Anton Kusters spent two years zooming in on the life of Japan's infamous crime society. Images from that project are now on show in Asia, writes Kylie Knott.

Exhibition puts Japan’s tattooed yakuza in the frame

Many restaurateurs have found that flipping their dining concepts is the only way to stay competitive, writes Andrew Sun.