Movie-goers have every reason to be cynical about After Earth. The film is conceived, produced and co-written by Will Smith, one of Hollywood’s overrated and unabashedly narcissistic leading men.Friday, 14 June, 2013, 10:34am 2 comments
Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes (Harcourt Brace)
A less likely contender for blockbuster treatment would be hard to imagine. Charlie, the toilet cleaner narrator at the heart of fantasy novel Flowers for Algernon, is haunted by guilt about desire and afflicted by a low IQ of just 68.3 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
Be happy and beat stress
In the film Pursuit of Happyness, Will Smith plays a homeless man who is always cheerful, despite facing many obstacles.
On the other hand, many Hongkongers are unhappy and stressed out. We are like machines working or studying about 10 hours a day.18 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
It's not every day that one of Hollywood's leading men picks you out from the crowd and proceeds to flirt with you. But that is what happened to stunning TVB Entertainment News anchor Zurine Cheng Wing-sum at Will Smith's press conference for his new film, I Am Legend - and the coverage has since been picked up by jealous bloggers across the world.22 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
I Am Legend Science fiction
One of Hollywood's most talkative stars, Will Smith spends most of his time in I Am Legend talking to a dog, or warding off nocturnal mutants who howl rather than speak.
That means the science-fiction horror movie, adapted from Richard Matheson's 1954 novel of the same name, is a movie nearly devoid of dialogue.20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
As an in-demand Hollywood actor and a caring father, Will Smith rarely has a quiet moment by himself. But in I Am Legend, the star plays the sole survivor in New York City after a man-made virus wipes out most of the world's population.14 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Starring: Will Smith, Alice Braga
Director: Francis Lawrence
Category: IIB13 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Will Smith is one star who will never complain about media and public intrusion. In town over the weekend to promote his new movie, I Am Legend - in which he plays the last man on Earth after a deadly virus kills everyone or turns them into zombies - the actor basked in the spotlight.10 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Will Smith, Stephen Chow plan movies
Hollywood came to Hong Kong yesterday - and provided a match made in movie heaven.
Will Smith, one of the highest paid actors in Tinsletown, met Stephen Chow Sing-chi, Asia's biggest box-office draw, for lunch and the pair walked away with plans to work together on at least two productions over the next 12 months.8 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
He was a fresh prince once and also a man in black. Now, Will Smith is one of the biggest box office draws around, and he will be getting jiggy in Hong Kong next weekend. The local office of Warner Brothers is bringing the rapper and actor to town to promote his new movie, I Am Legend, where he plays the sole survivor in a world full of vampire zombies.28 Nov 2007 - 12:00am