Copy Cat opens Sept. 25
A four hour director's cut of The Founding of a Republic will be broadcast on TV to include all the scenes deleted in the theatrical version.. Director Huang Jianxin also clarified that the participation of Stephen Chow was only a rumor. Stephen Chow called Han Sanping to offer his services but the film had already finished shooting and he could only say, 'Thank You", to his offer. (Xinhuanet.com)
Maggie Q, Tian Zhuangzhuang, Joe Odagiri
Variety: Chengdu, I Love You
The bloody carcass of a planned three-part movie set around Sichuan's provincial capital (and its earthquake traumas), "Chengdu, I Love You" hobbles onscreen minus one leg in unmarketable condition.
Li Bingbing - The Message
After a 13 minute reel preview of The Message, Li Bingbing was praised for her performance (Sina.com)
Terence Chang, John Woo, Director Lee Gui-Yuen
My Fair Gentleman promotion activity (Sina.com)
Janine Chang Chun-Ning(Sina.com)
A 8 minute 34 second video by Jiang Zhi of Gillian Chung is the highlight of performance video exhibition in Shanghai. In the video, it shows a closeup of Gillian at first with a peaceful smile but as time progresses Gillian becomes sadder, heartbroken and she begins to frown, then her lips tremble and eyes begin to tear, finally, unable to hold it in she starts bawling and weeping. (Xinhuanet.com)AMFF pays tribute to Yasmin Ahmad
This year's Australian Malaysian Film Festival (AMFF) from Oct 4 to 7, at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Federation Square, here, pays tribute to the memory of Malaysian filmmaking legend Yasmin Ahmad.