Fagara (Hua jiao zhi wei)

Fagara (Hua jiao zhi wei) Hong Kong (2019) Dir. Heiward Mak The bond between father and daughter can often be as strong as that between mother and daughter, and one can that can hurt deeply if it is compromised in some way. If it isn’t “Daddy’s little girl” growing up that is the cause, it … Continue reading Fagara (Hua jiao zhi wei)

All You Need Is Love (Luo pao ba ai qing)

All You Need Is Love (Luo pao ba ai qing) Taiwan/Hong Kong (2015) Dirs. Richie Jen & Andy Luo Sorry Beatles fans, this has nothing to do with their flower power anthem from 1967. Instead, this is the directorial debut from Taiwanese heartthrob Richie Jen, who also co-wrote the script, provided some of the music … Continue reading All You Need Is Love (Luo pao ba ai qing)

Life Without Principle (Dyut meng gam)

  Life Without Principle (Dyut meng gam) Hong Kong (2011) Dir. Johnnie To Modern day Hong Kong and the lives of three very different people are about to change forever and all for the same reason – money. Bank officer Teresa (Denise Ho) is the lowest performing member at her bank and needs desperately to … Continue reading Life Without Principle (Dyut meng gam)