Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout
Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout

City Weekend

From Suzie Wong to Batman – how Hollywood studios have used Hong Kong’s distinctive cityscape to bring a splash of colour to the silver screen

  • ‘Asia’s world city’ has long proven popular with Western filmmakers, beguiled by its narrow alleys, wet markets and towering high-rises
  • Many of the city’s best-loved landmarks have been appropriated in films, sometimes for destructive purposes

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Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout
Batman swoops past Two International Finance Centre in a still from The Dark Knight (2008). Photo: Handout
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