Mass Media

It's time to spread hope and joy

The 24th annual Operation Santa Claus campaign to raise funds for charities carrying out essential work throughout Hong Kong was launched last night.

Tuesday, 15 November, 2011, 12:00am

Purton repays Ng's faith with well-timed win on five-year-old

Trainer Gary Ng Ting-keung stuck with Zac Purton on Kingston Spartacus, Purton stuck with the horse and the tale ended in cheers as the five-year-old claimed an overdue victory. The gelding had run well in three starts this season, the latest when trapped wide and beaten in a photo by Redoute Star over 1,800m at his previous run under Purton.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Voltron Force (TV series)

Voltron roars back onto television screens after 25 years, with an old enemy that has come back from the dead, along with a new enemy also determined to destroy the Defender of the Universe.

13 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

'Netrepreneurs' see fresh career paths

If Jonathan Mak and Carlos Vidal had been born two decades earlier - before the internet came along - they probably wouldn't know what they'd be doing for a living.

11 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Drive

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Albert Brooks, Ron Perlman Director: Nicolas Winding Refn Category: III

10 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Bogus website angers journalists

The Hong Kong Journalists Association will complain to the police after its name was used on a bogus website stating that it had the right to censor members' work.

The association, which campaigns on press freedom, said the newly set-up site bore mainland 'characteristics'.

10 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Win tickets to Ben 10 show

Young Post has two pairs of tickets to Ben 10 Live - Power of the Omnitrix to give away. The show will take place in Star Hall at the International Trade & Exhibition Centre in Kowloon Bay this Sunday at 7pm.

9 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Star Movies to undergo rebranding next year

Pay television network Fox International Channels (FIC) announced it will replace Star Movies with Fox Movies Premium in Hong Kong and key Southeast Asian markets.

The new service will be launched in January next year, and existing subscribers to Star Movies will migrate to it.

1 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

This stop, Hollywood

I'm a fetish filmmaker,' Nicolas Winding Refn declares. 'I can only make films out of things I would like to see.' As Danish directors go, the bespectacled, gangly Refn might have some way to go before he catches up with the provocative statements of his countryman Lars von Trier, but there's an unerring confidence to him.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Desk jobs

Desks often appear to be an afterthought in homes, a surface selected to blend in with its surroundings and then thrown into the corner of the guest room. But if you're among the people who spend a significant amount of time working from home, you no longer need to sacrifice style for convenience.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Seeking Justice (Film)

Take the law into your own hands. Make a deal with an underground vigilante group. How many other poor, out-of-character decisions can one person make?

It turns out quite a few more {minus} excluding the star's poor hair choice {minus} by the bookish high school teacher (Nicolas Cage,right) in Roger Donaldson's revenge thriller, Seeking Justice.

28 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights by Charlotte Bronte Naxos Audiobooks (abridged audiobook)

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Honey 2 (Film)

This sequel comes eight years after the original, which featured then-rising star Jessica Alba. This time, though, it lacks the star power. Alba's character never makes an appearance in the film, nor is her whereabouts ever mentioned - a classic case of shamelessly riding on the popularity of the original.

21 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

The porcupine man

One morning, a long time ago, a young girl named Sapana was collecting firewood when she saw an injured eagle lying on the ground. A porcupine quill had pierced its wing, and it was squawking in great pain and distress. Sapana spoke softly to the eagle and, gently holding the bird with one hand, she pulled the quill from its injured wing.

17 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Don't change the channel

Hollywood's man of the year? Look no further than Ryan Gosling. That, back in February, the Academy overlooked him for his wrenching turn in marital drama Blue Valentine now seems but a distant blip in a year to remember. Three new films - one comedy, one style-heavy thriller, one political drama - look set to cement his blossoming reputation.

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am