Chinese language cinema
Review | We Are Legends: Hong Kong boxing drama a delightful surprise
5 hours ago

Story of two orphans reconciling as one prepares for his professional ring debut mixes gritty detail and out-of-the-ring laughs. Daniel Chan’s film never feels restricted by the tropes of the sports film genre.

Review | We Are Legends: Hong Kong boxing drama a delightful surprise

Story of two orphans reconciling as one prepares for his professional ring debut mixes gritty detail and out-of-the-ring laughs. Daniel Chan’s film never feels restricted by the tropes of the sports film genre.

5 hours ago
Sherlock actor cuts ties with Mahathir’s son over anti-Semitic remarks

Benedict Cumberbatch was ‘shocked’ to learn that the father of Mokhtar Mahathir, one of his production company’s investors, described Jews as ‘hook-nosed’ and blamed them for troubles in the Middle East.

21 Mar 2019 - 3:21PM
Malaysia
Sherlock actor cuts ties with Mahathir’s son over anti-Semitic remarks

Benedict Cumberbatch was ‘shocked’ to learn that the father of Mokhtar Mahathir, one of his production company’s investors, described Jews as ‘hook-nosed’ and blamed them for troubles in the Middle East.

Benedict Cumberbatch was ‘shocked’ to learn that the father of Mokhtar Mahathir, one of his production company’s investors, described Jews as ‘hook-nosed’ and blamed them for troubles in the Middle East.

21 Mar 2019 - 3:21PM
American films
Review | Pet Sematary: Stephen King horror resurrected for the big screen

Remake sticks faithfully to King’s popular novel resulting in the film being among the best adapted from the famous author’s work. Young actor Jeté Laurence’s brilliant performance is one of the film’s highlights.

Remake sticks faithfully to King’s popular novel resulting in the film being among the best adapted from the famous author’s work. Young actor Jeté Laurence’s brilliant performance is one of the film’s highlights.

21 Mar 2019 - 10:35AM
India’s 2012 gang-rape murder case dramatised in new Netflix series

A new seven-part series recreates the investigation of the brutal assault of an Indian student in 2012 that shocked the nation and sparked widespread protests.

20 Mar 2019 - 10:25PM
India
India’s 2012 gang-rape murder case dramatised in new Netflix series

A new seven-part series recreates the investigation of the brutal assault of an Indian student in 2012 that shocked the nation and sparked widespread protests.

A new seven-part series recreates the investigation of the brutal assault of an Indian student in 2012 that shocked the nation and sparked widespread protests.

20 Mar 2019 - 10:25PM
Asian cinema: Korean films
Hit-and-Run Squad: Korea’s answer to Fast and Furious? Doubtful

Hit-and-Run Squad puts a refreshing female spin on its story of police corruption and professional motor-racing, but the film is held back by a procedural plot, slow pace and misguided ending.

Hit-and-Run Squad puts a refreshing female spin on its story of police corruption and professional motor-racing, but the film is held back by a procedural plot, slow pace and misguided ending.

20 Mar 2019 - 1:35PM
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