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Re-watching old gems

Last week I watched a plethora of films, including some (what I consider to be) old gems. It’s been a while since Ive had such a film session, and getting back to the basics of just watching and enjoying was rather special. 1,068 more words

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China's Zhang Yimou Sues Former Partner

HONG KONG – Top Chinese director Zhang Yimou is suing his former business partner Zhang Weiping to recover $2.43 million (RMB15 million).

According to China’s official news agency Xinhua, the case was presented this week in the Beijing Dongcheng District People’s Court, and relates back to 2009 film “A Simple Noodle Story.” 151 more words

News

The Road Home/我的父亲母亲/Wǒ de Fùqin Mǔqin - 2000 Chinese Film Review

by Ruby Gege, who is officially addicted to Zhang Yimou’s films

I have to say, amongst Mr Zhang’s many works, The Road Home, which I watched not more than three days ago, is my favourite. 1,214 more words

Film

My Fifteen Favorite Underrated Films.

Greetings loved ones! Liu is the name, and views are my game!

Have you ever come across a movie that you just loved, but no one else around you seemed to like or understand? 4,754 more words

Film Editorial

Movie Review: "The Road Home"

The Road Home is a 1999 film based on Bao Shi’s novel Remembrance.  It was directed by Zhang Yimou, who is better known in the U.S. 497 more words

Movie Reviews (10)

It's Showtime!!

The bus back from Xingping was uneventful except for the end destination. It was the correct town but wrong station (aagh!)and we had to trudge back 5km to the centre of Yangshuo. 393 more words

China

My Happy Place Within the World of Melancholy.

Things have been getting kinda sad out there from a few of my friends so I figure I’ll cheese it up a moment and list some of my personal favorite movies and music clips.  268 more words