‘Ah Boys to Men’ premiers in Taiwan

Jack Neo’s Ah Boys to Men <新兵正傳> premiered in Taiwan two days ago. Jack led his ‘army boys’ to promote the movie, and the lead actor Joshua Tan is also being dubbed as the ‘Singapore’s Kai Ko’. Responding on his new nickname as ‘Singapore’s Kai Ko’, Joshua sai...

Louis Koo on box office thief: “I will beat him up”

Two days ago, Johnnie To’s latest film Drug War <毒戰> premiered in Hong Kong. The film was first released in China last week and has received rave reviews from the mainland viewers. Playing a drug lord in the film, movie critics has praised Louis for his performance and said that it is by far his best represented ...

Nick Cheung, Shawn Yue and Tang Wei audition for hollywood movie

Two days ago, Nick Cheung, Shawn Yue and Tang Wei were sighted at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong for an audition with famed American director, Michael Mann. Michael Mann has produced several blockbuster movies such as Public Enemies, Hancock and Collateral. He and his entourage reportedly arrived in...

Stephen Chow may star in ‘Journey to the West’ sequel

Journey to the West <西遊.降魔篇> will be adding a sequel! Its co-director, Derek Kwok announced the good news during the Hong Kong International Film Festival recently. The script is now being discussed with Stephen Chow and there is a high possibility that the comedy king may star in the sequel. Derek also disclosed...

Vic Chou wounded his butt while filming ‘Saving General Yang’

A star-studded movie consisting of heartthrob actors, Vic Chou, Wu Chun, Ekin Cheng, Raymond Lam and Yu Bo is hitting cinemas soon! A production by Fearless Director <霍元甲> Ronny Yu, Saving General Yang <忠烈楊家將> is a story based on the legendary Generals of the Yang Family and narrates how the seven warrior s...

Donnie Yen sues Chinese film director for defamation

Last year, Chinese film director, Geng Weiguo (耿卫国) also known as Tan Bing (檀冰) publicly slammed Donnie Yen for  seizing his film project, Ultimate Codebreaker <终极解码> and renaming it to Special Identity <特殊身份>. Tan Bing claimed that Donnie had tried to seize Jacky Chan’s producer role after knowing th...

‘Journey to the West’ breaks box office record in China

Stephen Chow’s comedy movie, Journey to the West <西游降魔篇> accumulates RMB 78.85 million in its premier in China. It has also broken the box office record of the Chinese films and smashes the Painted Skin: The Resurrection’s <畫皮2> record of RMB 68 million last year. Although Stephen remains behind the s...

Surprises at 32nd Hong Kong Film Awards nominations

The nominations for this year’s 32nd Hong Kong Film Awards have raised a few eyebrows! Elanne Kong becomes a talking point when she makes it into the nomination for the Best Actress Category. The TVB actress could not believe her ears when she first heard of her nomination. “I was still working in Shenzhen ...

Lin Chi-ling broke up with Qiu Shi Kai

Rumours were rife that Lin Chi-ling have broken up with businessman boyfriend, Qiu Shi Kai. Attending the movie premier of 101 Marriage Proposals <101次求婚>, Chi-ling readily declared her single status. Starring Chi-ling, Huang Bo and Godfrey Gao, 101 Marriage Proposals is a movie about an average middle age man an...

Stephen Chow teases Show Luo for being “empty”

Stephen Chow’s latest movie, Journey to the West <西遊:降魔篇> is widely seen as a blockbuster hit in the lunar new year season. Starring sexy goddess Shu Qi and Taiwanese pop idol Show Luo, fans are anticipating for the movie to hit the theatres. However, it is a pity that Stephen himself will not be starring [...

Tony Leung almost “dies” after hearing his voice dubbing

Although enduring pain and hardships during the 3-year filming, Tony Leung finally has something to rejoice about. The Grandmasters <一代宗師> grossed 100 million yuan in just three days in China theatres and the Hong Kong box office also delivered overwhelming results. However, the 50-year-old movie star has one reg...

‘The Grandmasters’ beats ‘Young and Dangerous’ at box office

It is not surprising that Wong Kar Wai’s movie, The Grandmasters crashes Wong Jing’s Young and Dangerous: Reloaded at the box office opening yesterday. The two highly-anticipated movies gave the iconic characters, Ip Man and Chan Ho Nam a new lease of life and it is no doubt that the audiences prefer the he...

Wong Jing and Stephen Chow engage in bitter spat

Golden partners, Wong Jing and Stephen Chow had produced numerous classic comedy films together. It seems that the old partners may not be on friendly terms anymore. Wong Jing had previously described Stephen as a “tyrant” and “loves money more than making movies”. He further hinted that Stephen...

Featured movie: ‘Young and Dangerous: Reloaded’ synopsis

Wong Jing’s remake of the Young and Dangerous movie will be releasing in theatres on 10 January 2013 in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore. The much anticipated new version, Young and Dangerous: Reloaded <古惑仔:江湖新秩序> will cast TVB rising stars Him Law as Chan Ho Nam and Oscar Leung as chicken. When the movie ...