With prolific actor-director-producer Eric Tsang Chi-wai as his father, Derek Tsang Kwok-cheung is no stranger to the Hong Kong film industry.Sunday, 11 November, 2012, 10:05am
Despite having a familiar plot, Once a Gangster tries to be different by touching on politics, drugs and social issues in Hong Kong.
The film reunites three actors from 1996's Young and Dangerous - Jordan Chan Siu-chun, Ekin Cheng Yi-kin and Hong Kong's answer to Richard Gere, Alex Fong Chung-shun. Far more than a triad tale, it pokes fun at the city's social problems.4 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Hit gangster film Monga is opening doors for Taiwanese heartthrob Ethan Ruan Jing-tian, whom director John Woo Yu-sum is rumoured to be considering for a new project.
The 27-year-old actor said he hopes to make films with some of the big names in the Hong Kong industry, which once had seemed unimaginable.17 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Violent online games seem to be a hit worldwide, and Hong Kong now has its own distinctive version in Facebook Hong Kong's most popular and fastest-growing application - 'Street Wars'. The highly addictive text-based game is known in Cantonese as Goo Waak Jai, a generic term for triad members, or gangsters, in Hong Kong slang.13 Aug 2008 - 12:00am
Michael Tse Tin-wah, actor
After more than 20 years in the business, Michael Tse Tin-wah finally feels like a star.
Over the last two decades, Tse has done everything from backing dancing and recording two albums as a member of
boy band Wind Fire Sea to participating in local musicals and bagging the championship in a dance competition.16 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Starring: Sammo Hung Kam-bo, Simon Yam Tat-wah, Danny Lee Sau-yin
Director: Dennis Law Sau-yiu
Category: III (Cantonese)28 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
To judge by pronouncements from high Beijing officials and Cantonese movies, the triads are not a problem - it is merely bad triads.11 Apr 1997 - 12:00am
Jacky Cheung Hok-yau and Sandy Lam Yick-lin joined forces to stage a musical, Snow Wolf Lake.
Cheung sang his popular tune, Never Old Legend, as a curtain-raiser for the spectacular.
Lam, who won acclaim for her performance, had to overcome a snag when her skirt came undone while dancing. She had to hold it in place with some help from another dancer.1 Apr 1997 - 12:00am
Future social historians may read much into the new vitality of the cops-and-robbers genre on the eve of 1997. The Log and Big Bullet are two of the year's more satisfying commercial features, providing a sympathetic look at the world of law enforcement.4 Oct 1996 - 12:00am
With no single trend guaranteed to lure viewers to cinemas, one of the results of the depression facing Hong Kong movies is the appearance of a wide variety of subject matter in local films. It is a mixed bag, reflected by two new releases.29 Mar 1996 - 12:00am