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Neo-Noir

Perfect Sense

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Eva Green, Stephen Dillane, Ewen Bremner Director: David McKenzie Category: IIB

Thursday, 31 May, 2012, 12:00am

Clubland empire

To unsuspecting daytime bystanders, 142 rue Montmatre isn't anything out of the ordinary. But by night, that's all changed, with dozens of Parisians lined up outside, pleading with bouncers to let them into a new members' nightclub called Silencio.

4 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

FILM (1974)

Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Diane Ladd Director: Roman Polanski

Chinatown is the film that firmly established Jack Nicholson as a superstar and reconfirmed the fact that no director - ever - has been able to make your palms sweat quite like Roman Polanski.

7 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Wake-up call

Your friends told you about it and you know your time will come soon. You know when it will happen, but there's nothing you can do to stop it. The phone will ring and those dreaded words will be spoken, telling you how much time you have left.

17 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Dead ends

Anita Lakhotia sits on a small stool and stares up blankly at the picture of her son, Yash, high on the wall next to the family shrine. The Lakhotias live in a flat on the fourth floor of a modern block in Howrah, across the river from Calcutta, in India's West Bengal state.

10 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Hardball

Hardball by Sara Paretsky Hodder & Stoughton, HK$104

7 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

FILM (1987)

Angel Heart Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet Director: Alan Parker

12 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Up there with the best

With its masterful storytelling and superb acting, The Ghost Writer is one of the best films of the year so far. Ewan McGregor plays a ghost writer who is enlisted to help former prime minister Adam Lang (Pierce Brosnan) publish his memoirs.

25 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

A Simple Noodle Story

Starring: Sun Honglei, Xiao Shenyang, Yan Ni Director: Zhang Yimou Category: IIA (Putonghua)

24 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Public Enemies

Starring: Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard, Billy Crudup

Director: Michael Mann

Category: IIB

23 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

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