Variety: A Simple Life review, HKMDBNews-reprint
Suffused with the gentle, unforced humanity viewers have come to expect from Hong Kong helmer Ann Hui, "A Simple Life" is a tender ode to the elderly, their caregivers and the mutual generosity of spirit that makes their limited time together worthwhile.
THR: People Mountain People Sea review
A fascinating insider’s trip through rural China falls apart in the final scenes.
ScreenDaily: People Mountain People Sea review, HKMDBNew-reprint
The mine sequences, towards the end, would easily suggest a descent into hell out of which there is no escape.
FBA: Seediq Bale takes battle to Oscars
The Taiwan version has been divided into two movies; part one opens on Friday, part two on 30 September. According to Academy regulations, the local release version must be the version screened to Academy voters.
CF: Gwai Lun-mei in Remake of "Almost a Love Story"
The original movie "Almost a Love Story" starred Leon Lai and Maggie Cheung as lovers in a decade-long relationship.
Orz Boys director, Yang Ya-Che, announced the casting of Guei Lun-Mei and Joseph Chang Hsiao-Chuan in his upcoming film (lit. Girlfriend, Boyfriend). The love story will cover three decades starting from high school to middle age. Guei Lun-Mei plays a dance teacher in the 1980s. The film is a co-production of Taiwan Central Motion Pictures and Huayi Brothers. Filming is expected to begin in November.
Joseph Chang, Guei Lun-Mei
Director Yang Ya-Che (center)
Yan Ni on wires
Sun Li, Zheng Shuang (Sina)
Mural poster featuring Yan Ni (Sina)
At a cast celebration in Hong Kong for the success of Overheard 2, Daniel Wu revealed that an Overheard 3 will be made. No time frame given, however. Louis Koo, Kenneth Tsang, Wu Fung, Michelle Ye, Shi Nansun, Alan Mak, Felix Chong, Derek Yee and other attended the event. Louis Koo is slowly recovering from his leg injury and thanked everyone for their concern.
Louis Koo (Sina-gallery)
Moon Goddess Gigi Leung in the flesh (Sina)
CF: B-Listers Boost "Love in Space"
CF: "Love in Space" Stars Glamour the Vogue Magazine
Zhou Xun in her fox spirit makeup for The Painted Skin 2
Myolie Wu, Johnnie To and Yue Wai at Hong Kong airport departing for Venice
More photos of Huang Yi at the MV release press conference
CNA: Cecilia Cheung to restart singing career with new single
[I hope her singing has improved since her 2000 903 Live Concert!]
CRI: Cecilia Cheung Prepares for Her New Album
CNA: Ronald Cheng quietly marries girlfriend Sammie Yu in 'homemade' wedding
MSN: Hannah Quinlivan ready to marry Jay Chou
I think I recognize those robots!