Thursday, January 27, 2011

1.27.2011 - News

FBA: Shaw to sell stake in TVB
FBA: Seven Days in Heaven (6/10)
Original, low-key black comedy set during the week-long Taoist mourning process for an average small-town father.

‘Mr. & Mrs. Incredible’ and Sandra Ng (WSJ)
All's Well Ends Well 2011: A Lunar New Year Laugh-in (WSJ)
Fiona Law, who teaches a class on Hong Kong cinema at the University of Hong Kong and has done extensive research on the phenomenon of the Chinese New Year movie, says the first known example was “Bloom and Prosper,” a 1937 comedy from mainland director Tang Xiaodan. No copy is believed to survive, but Dr. Law says it involves a familiar theme for the genre: winning the lottery and easy fortune.

Tsang and Leung lead CNY movie pack in I Love Hong Kong
I Love Hong Kong poster
The film features over 100 HK stars (Sina)

Posters for The Lost Bladesman 


Various aspects of General Guan Yu depicted
Alan Mak and Felix Chong direct Donnie Yen and Jiang Wen in the costume epic.(Sina), 2

PETA ad targets Gong Li

MSN: Ronald Cheng and Charlene Choi given probationary divorce


Walter said...

PETA is rather hypocritical.

They should go after these kids in China for doing what they did to animals:

Rabbit crushing video

dleedlee said...

Gong Li has more influence and higher Q ratings than the crush video girls, at least with fur buying Western auidences.

A few years back, there was a spate of kitten crushers, too =80