An appetite for destruction

On September 11, 2001, German artist Anselm Kiefer was in Vienna where his second wife was giving birth to their son. He was in a taxi when he heard what had happened in New York. He couldn't believe the news: 'I thought it was science fiction.'

Sunday, 10 June, 2012, 12:00am

Jack Bauer 's next mission ... mainland counterfeiters

A friend went to Shenzhen early this week and bought the entire current season of Kiefer Sutherland's hit TV series 24 for less than HK$200.

Boy, you really have to give it to the counterfeiters on the mainland. The DVDs (pictured) are high-quality stuff. Well, I won't give away the ending because ... I couldn't get to the end.

9 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

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If you've been watching 24 for the past five seasons, chances are you know a thing or two about counter-terrorist agent extraordinaire Jack Bauer.

22 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Superstar helps children in need

Kobe Bryant thrilled two young fans when he took them shopping in Mongkok on Wednesday.

The two boys - Ng Ka-bo and Sin Ka-hei - from the Changing Young Lives Foundation, received gifts from Bryant, including the latest version of Zoom Kobe 1 shoes. Bryant also donated basketball gear to the organisation.

8 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

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Since exploding onto our screens in November 2001, Jack Bauer has become one of the greatest television heroes of our generation. Being tortured, averting Armageddon and even returning from the dead are all in a day's work for the Counter Terrorist Unit's finest - with nefarious terrorists and traitors being made to pay for their abominable crimes along the way.

19 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Saturday, Sept 24, 9.30-11.55pm

Saturday, Sept 24, 9.30-11.55pm

Meet the Parents

TVB Pearl

Greg Focker (Ben Stiller) wants to marry his girlfriend Pam (Teri Polo), but his attempt to propose is delayed by a phone call.

Pam receives the news that his younger sister is getting married, and Greg realises

23 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Channel Hop

Only two episodes (or four hours) of the latest 24 series have been broadcast and already the action-packed show has us perched on the edge of our seats.

22 May 2005 - 12:00am

TV sensitivity down for the count

And the award for sensitivity shown towards the murder of children goes to TVB. Did you see Fox's hit television series 24 this Tuesday on Pearl? This week, we got to watch Special Agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) threatening to off the three children of captured terrorist Syed Ali unless he discloses the whereabouts of a nuclear bomb hidden in Los Angeles.

11 Oct 2003 - 12:00am


24 (II)

Pearl, 10.30pm

30 Sep 2003 - 12:00am


24 (II)

Pearl, 9.30pm

30 Aug 2003 - 12:00am



Pearl, 8.30pm

3 Dec 2002 - 12:00am



Pearl, 10.30pm

15 Oct 2002 - 12:00am