The legendary beauty Helen of Troy, who had many powerful admirers, is known as the 'face that launched a thousand ships' for her part in inciting the Trojan War.
Some people believe that our society is rife with gender preconceptions. Take Disney movies. These movies have been affecting children around the world.
There seems to be a trend among casual-wear brands to capitalise on the popularity of cartoon characters. We've seen Chocoolate teaming with Hello Kitty and Bossini jamming with the Smurfs.
Coco Lee (below) gave local celebrity-watchers a stimulation overload recently with a wedding that cost a reported HK$100 million and was attended by the likes of Oprah, Beyonce and Jennifer...
Can you feel the love tonight? Remember that song? Probably not. It was, after all, released nearly 17 years ago, as the theme song for The Lion King.
Mike Kwan, 19, Chinese University of Hong Kong
cd: Suede's Coming Up (Remastered). The greatest album by the greatest Brit-pop band, all remixed.
'Do I need a reason to help a pretty girl in a very wet dress?' the Hatter asks in answer to Alice's suspicions.
Director Tim Burton has put his typically quirky spin on a timeless novel, featuring a grown-up Alice as she returns to the place she visited as a child.
Imperial Ice Stars: Cinderella on Ice
Lyric Theatre, HK Academy for Performing Arts
Reviewed: Sept 11
Six friends went to Hong Kong Disneyland on different days of the week. Each visited a different attraction and had their photo taken with a different Disney character. Can you work out on...
It may be more than 16 years since Disney's Aladdin came out, but the animated movie, which was the most successful films of 1992, is as fresh and funny as when it was released.
Alice in Wonderland
English National Ballet
HK Cultural Centre Grand Theatre
Reviewed: March 6
This adaptation of the Lewis Carroll classic boasts choreography...