Thanks to the successes of directors and actors like John Woo, Jackie Chan, and Chow Yun-Fat, the cinema of Hong Kong is wildly popular worldwide, and there is much more to this diverse film culture than most Western audiences realize. Beyond martial arts and comedy, Hong Kong films are a celebration of the grand diversity and pageantry of moviemaking--covering action, comedy, horror, eroticism, mythology, historical drama, modern romances, and experimental films. Information on 1, 100 films produced in British Hong Kong from 1977 to 1997 is included here.Brigitte Lin cuts a dazzling figure in one of her most memorable Yin Yang roles; the charactera#39;s sexual confusion adds a wonderful, ... While any film pairing Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh should automatically be of interest, this period kung fu entry by Yuen ... Bei-lee (aThe Great Kick of the Northa), Darren Shahlavi (Smith), Chi Chuen-hua (Bald Villain). Ai.85:Ai. VHS/LD/DVD ... Hawkman (newcomer Wu) spends his time receiving instruction in English and picking up romantic tips from his momanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Hong Kong Filmography, 1977-1997|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2000-07-16|