Gillian Chung in Missing (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Ronnie Chau and also starring Ling Man-lung and Joey Leung.

Missing film review: Gillian Chung in spooky Hong Kong chiller about alternate realities

  • Starring Gillian Chung, Ling Man-lung and Joey Leung, Missing is an atmospheric film that doesn’t resort to genre clichés
  • It is an encouraging debut for director Ronnie Chau, though some of the acting may test viewers’ patience
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Gillian Chung in Missing (category IIB; Cantonese), directed by Ronnie Chau and also starring Ling Man-lung and Joey Leung.
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Nick Cheung in a still from Guilt by Design (category IIA; Cantonese), directed by Paul Sze, Kenneth Lai and Lau Wing-tai and co-starring Hans Zhang and Eddie Cheung.

Guilt by Design film review: Nick Cheung plays master hypnotist in preposterous Hong Kong courtroom drama

  • Written and directed by three newcomers, film tries to put a fresh spin on the crime thriller drama. It is diverting in places, but has a farcical plot line
  • Nick Cheung plays a hypnotherapist on jury service, who is blackmailed to hypnotise his fellow jurors, played by a fine ensemble cast whose talents are wasted
Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Nick Cheung in a still from Guilt by Design (category IIA; Cantonese), directed by Paul Sze, Kenneth Lai and Lau Wing-tai and co-starring Hans Zhang and Eddie Cheung.
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