East Screen West Screen #139 – Atlas Scorched

Episode 139 of the East Screen West Screen podcast.  Talking films from Hong Kong to Hollywood and lots of stuff in between.

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This week we take a fiery look at Korea’s latest disaster feature with THE TOWER [타워]. Then we dig in for the long haul as we recall our past lives…or at least our experience in watching CLOUD ATLAS.

We also talk about the J.J. Abrams / Star Wars 7 news, and Pang Ho Cheung’s new production SEX DUTIES UNIT.

Running Time (1:28:01)

 

East Screen West Screen #138 – Last Django in Paris

Episode 138 of the East Screen West Screen podcast.  Talking films from Hong Kong to Hollywood and lots of stuff in between.

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Picking up from last weeks East Screen only show, this week is all West Screen.  First up is the return of the Govenator to the big with THE LAST STAND.  Then we saddle up for the latest from director Quentin Tarantino with DJANGO UNCHAINED.

We also discuss news about Chinese Opera heading to the big screen, and the cuts to CLOUD ATLAS in China.

Running Time (1:17:04)

 

East Screen West Screen #137 – Too Young to be Number One

Episode 137 of the East Screen West Screen podcast.  Talking films from Hong Kong to Hollywood and lots of stuff in between.

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It’s the calm before the holiday storm that is Chinese New Year, so with only one East Screen film Kevin and I hack apart the remake of the comic turned film series YOUNG AND DANGEROUS: RELOADED [古惑仔:江湖新秩序].

We also discuss some Andy Lau news, the passing of Japanese director Oshima Nagisa, and the collapse of global chain HMV.

Running Time (1:27:33)