Actors Justin Cheung (right) and Gregory Wong with another cast member during filming of movie Due West, My Sex Journey. Both star in Netflix series Hong Kong West Side Story, written by Xiang Xi Murakami Haruki, who also wrote Due West.
Stephen McCarty
Opinion

Opinion

What a view by Stephen McCarty

Hong Kong West Side Stories: Netflix show satirises superficial elements of society

  • The 12-part series explores obsessions often characteristic of Hong Kong life: status, wealth, love, lust and loneliness
  • Plus, Amazon Prime’s fantasy drama American Gods is a stylish serving of hit and myth

TOP PICKS

Actors Justin Cheung (right) and Gregory Wong with another cast member during filming of movie Due West, My Sex Journey. Both star in Netflix series Hong Kong West Side Story, written by Xiang Xi Murakami Haruki, who also wrote Due West.
READ FULL ARTICLE
Andrew Koji as Ah Sahm in Warrior, a martial arts series based on the writings of Bruce Lee. Photo: HBO
Stephen McCarty
Opinion

Opinion

What a view by Stephen McCarty

Bruce Lee’s Warrior: martial arts master would have approved of Justin Lin’s stylish adaptation

  • The Fast and the Furious director makes Lee’s TV proposal for a series about a martial artist wandering frontier America a reality
  • British-Japanese kung fu fighter Andrew Koji leads a cast of strong characters into slick, action-packed fight scenes

TOP PICKS

Andrew Koji as Ah Sahm in Warrior, a martial arts series based on the writings of Bruce Lee. Photo: HBO
READ FULL ARTICLE