Friday, March 9, 2012

3.9.2012 - News [Roast Pork Sliced From A Rusty Cleaver] (飲水思源)

CRI:  "Yang Gui Fei" Changes Director
The film production team of "Yang Gui Fei" has fired South Korean director Kwak Jae-yong.
FBA: Yang Gui Fei and Kwak agree to separate

CF: "Disappeared Bullets" in Post-production Stages
Set in the Zhoupu Arsenal, based in Shanghai during the period of the Republic of China, "Disappeared Bullets" tells the tale of a series of murder cases caused by 'ghost bullets'.

CF: 'Full Circle' to be Screened on Mother's Day
"Full Circle," the latest production of Zhang Yang, who is regarded as a member of the sixth generation of Chinese directors, is slated for release on Mother's Day (May 8).
To support their old friends, award-winning actresses Siqin Gaowa and Xu Fan and actors Chen Kun and Liao Fan also appear in cameo roles in the movie.

CF: HK and Mainland Premiere of 'Nightfall'
CF: Mainland BO Chart in the 9th Week 2012
On the local film side, "Love" contributed $1.61 million in box office tickets this week to its total $20.55 million through 21 days in release. Its expected mainland gross should top $24 million. Staring Richie Ren and Tengger, "Tales of Two Cities" grossed $1.48 million in this week. "Fengkuang De Chunzei" ("Crazy Stupid Thief") the latest entry of "Fengkuang" franchise, came in third on the domestic films chart this week with$1.34 million. "I Do"made a disappointing $0.81 million this week. Its predicted to cross $12.69 million in the next week.

Stephen Chow's "Kung Fu Hustle" co-star Bruce Leung recently lashed out at Chow's film company Star Overseas over a contractual dispute.

Eva Huang [Shengyi], who worked with Chow in 2004's "Kung Fu Hustle", left Star Overseas after an unhappy legal tussle over contractual issues, as did Kitty Zhang [Yuqi], who starred alongside Chow in his 2008 film "CJ7".

Andy Lau is said to be interested in holding permanent resident status in Malaysia for the sake of his baby girl

Vintage Rosamund Kwan

(from Elven Ho's weibo)

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