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It's Michelle Yeoh's Face

A skeptical friend asked why I like Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon so much… so the following, off the top of my head, even though I recognize… 167 more words


Celestial Tiger Renews Trio of Output Deals

Celestial Tiger Entertainment, the Asian TV group backed by Saban Capital and Lionsgate, has renewed a trio of output deals giving it rights in South East Asian markets to a stream of top Hong Kong movies. 184 more words


World War II-Set Neo-Noir 'Shanghai' Finally Gets U.S. Release

Five years after it bowed in China, Shanghai, director Mikael Håfström’s neo-noir set during the Japanese occupation of China in World War II, will finally see theatrical release in the United States, The Weinstein Company has announced. 133 more words

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A Better Tomorrow

John Woo’s first film in a series of cultural classics is a milestone of Hong Kong cinema

“Do you believe there’s a God?”
“Yes. I am God. 1,006 more words


The Killer (1989)

The Killer / John Woo / 1989 /  

Active Ingredients: Balletic action; Intuitive editing; Genre themes
Side Effects: Melodramatic imagery; Sidelining of female character

The Killer… 480 more words

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Movie Blog: This Week's Best Bets

With the holiday weekend come and gone, perhaps there’s a bit more free time in your schedule for movies. If that’s the case, you may want to check out the Walker Art Center’s… 352 more words


How Much Do China's Top Movie Stars Get Paid?

How Much Do China’s Top Movie Stars Get Paid?

by Robert Cain for China Film Biz

Chinese movie star salaries have been skyrocketing lately; some have seen their fees double from one picture to the next. 22 more words

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