This week we look at a film from Taiwan staring Ella (1/3 of super girl singing trio S.H.E.) in the romantic comedy BAD GIRLS [女孩壞壞]. Then we set the way-back machine for the 60’s and MEN IN BLACK 3. Aside for that, we also cover news about Michele Yeoh, a China film about gaming adolescence, and a look at the LOVE LIFTING [高舉‧愛] DVD.
For this episode Kevin and I discuss news that includes the latest Iron Man 3 villain rumors, the emergence of Chinglish cinema, and China’s acquisition of AMC. We also review the latest Hong Kong film THE FLOATING CITY [浮城] and the latest western tourism fantasy THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL.
This week we test the limits of our eardrums with the latest thriller from one half of that Pang brothers, FAIRY TALE KILLER [追凶]. We then look to a sci-fi film from France about prisoners in space with LOCKOUT. In addition, Kevin and I touch on stories about Alan Rickman, defective Seediq Bale Blu Rays, and News Corp’s growing stake in Chinese entertainment.