Reminder: My Kingdom AND Love in Space opens today. Check your local China Lion theater.
CF: Bleak Picture of Rural China
'People Mountain People Sea' paints a grim picture of China in its story of Lao Tie and his quest for revenge in the absence of state justice.
Mainland suspense-comedy gets released in a Cantonese version for southern audiences. Guangdong audiences have not been responsive to popular northern comedies such as those by Feng Xiaogang. Director Jiang Tao, who is himself Cantonese, oversaw the conversion for the Cantonese edition. (Sina)
Lau Ching-Wan, Denise Ho and Myolie Wu meet the press in Venice for Life Without Principle
Myolie Wu, Lau Ching-Wan, Denise Ho
Andy Lau celebrated an early birthday (his 50th, on Sept. 27) for the second year in a row in Venice. He had three wishes: a Best Director and Best Actress award for Ann Hui and Deanie Ip and one secret wish.
Ann Hui, Deanie Ip, Andy, Qin Hailu
TaipeiTimes: Pop Stop
Mike He decided to mark his eight sexy years in show business by revealing the full glory of his well-muscled limbs, taut buttocks and ripped six-pack.
Cecilia Cheung taped a variety show program for Shanghai TV and sang her new single.
Weeping tears of joy for support by fans
The actress, who was there for only 10 minutes, slammed Wong Jing, the movie's scriptwriter cum director, for having a bad script, which resulted in Lucas changing his lines.
Girl Next Door: Tang Wei was spotted in Beijing getting out a taxi with an assistant. She put on a surgical mask but took it off, apparently unused to wearing one. After going to a Traditional Chinese Medicine hospital, Tang Wei stopped at kiosk to have a snack of instant noodles and bottle of water before being picked up again by another taxi.