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Fads rule reading lists in fickle city, booksellers say

Running a bookshop in Hong Kong is hard in the best of times, but the fickle and unpredictable nature of the city's reading preferences makes it even more difficult, booksellers say.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

TV controls likely to be turn-off

Mainland television viewers will be relying more on the internet for their programmes after the top broadcast regulator ordered a series of new content rules, including a ban on remakes of foreign shows.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

Featuring the voices of: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Frances McDormand, Jessica Chastain (English version); Ronald Cheng Chung-kei, Donald Tong Kim-hong, Carol Cheng Yue-ling (Cantonese version) Directors: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath and Conrad Vernon Category: I (English and Cantonese versions)

15 Aug 2012 - 10:50pm

Another bull's-eye adventure

Madagascar 3 beats the threequel curse by turning out a hilarious - of the laugh-out-loud variety - globe-trotting spectacle with dazzling visuals and an emphasis on character development.

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

FILM (1996)

The Island of Dr Moreau Marlon Brando, Val Kilmer, David Thewlis Director: John Frankenheimer

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Crackdown on newspaper sends a chilling signal

The recent leadership changes at a major Shanghai newspaper sends a signal to the city's media that it must be more careful with its reporting ahead of the Communist Party's 18th national congress, when a new leadership will be unveiled.

Lu Yan was dismissed as publisher of the Oriental Morning Post, and Sun Jian was suspended as deputy editor-in-chief, on July 18.

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am