Thursday, September 11, 2008

385 DRAMA : ‘ Soldier Of Fortune ‘ - 香城浪子

A Hong Kong Classic Serial …

Soldier Of Fortune ‘ - 香城浪子 …

Cast : Felix Wong , Ken Tong, Chong Ching-yee, Tony Leung Chiu-wai


A rich girl always remembered a boy who had saved her in an accident when young. It was twelve years later that they met again. She was then a university undergrad but he had turned to a hooligan.

When she knew the mishaps that she had brought to the boy since the accident, she intended to reform him as a mean of compensation. In due course, they both fell in love.

Meanwhile, a rich man’s son ( a character in the university ) who was infatuated with the girl for years , plotted to break up the couple.. His plans worked and the couple was separated. Two years later, when he was about to propose marriage to her, his love rival re-appeared ...

Rating : 4 stars of 5

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

384 SB MUSICAL : ‘ Apartment For Ladies ‘

‘ Apartment For Ladies ‘

Cast : Betty Ting Pei, Yang Fang
Director : Inoue Umetsugu


A singer from Taipei came to Hong Kong in search of her missing sister. When some hooligans harassed her upon her arrival, a handsome composer came to her rescue. Thereafter he brought her to stay in an apartment strictly for women only …

Rating : 2 ½ stars of 5

383 SB DRAMA : ‘ My Son ‘

‘ My Son ‘

Cast : Jimmy Wang Yu, Margaret Hsing-hui
Director : Lo Chen


A hotheaded youth had disputes with his father who was a police chief. He would fight anyone and everyone who pissed him off until he met his beloved, a dancing hostess, where his angry demeanor subsided. However, things turned bad when he was duped of his cash and his beloved was raped ….

Rating : 2 1/2 stars of 5

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

382 TAIWAN ROMANCE : ‘ Forever My Love ‘ - 楓葉情

Forever My Love - 楓葉情

Cast : Alan Tang , Lin Ching-hsia
Director : Pak Jin-rui


Two university undergrads fell in love and planned marriage. Despite his father disapproval owing to his girlfriend’s complicated family background, the passionate lover proceeded with his plan. Everything seemed fine until one day when he discovered problem with his sight ….

Rating : 3 ½ stars of 5


Feng Fei-fei - 鳳飛飛

My favourite Feng's movies :

1) Lovable You

2) 春寒

3) 秋蓮

My favourite Feng's music :




1) 我是一片云

2) 春寒

3) 花有情花有愛

Sunday, September 7, 2008

380 HK MOVIE '80s : ‘ The Unwritten Law ‘

‘ The Unwritten Law ‘

Type :

One-word description :

Stars :
Andy Lau , Deanie Yip , Paul Chin

Director :

Ng Si-yuen

About :

A prostitute was accused of the murder of a celebrity’s son. None except one young lawyer dared to pursue the case, as the victim’s father was an influential character and the prosecutor was a notorious tough guy. As the lawyer continued his investigation, the prostitute soon discovered his true identity. He was actually her son, which she had sent to an orphanage since his birth. Thus she decided to plead guilty in order not to ruin her son’s prospects …

Main reason to see this movie :
Andy Lau’s signature movie !

Rating :

4 1/2 stars of 5

379 SB SWORDSPLAY '70s : ‘ The Water Margin ‘

‘ The Water Margin ‘

Cast : David Chiang, Ti Lung, Lily Ho, Yueh Hua, Wang Chung. Chin Feng
Director : Chang Cheh


A tale of 108 outlaws who stayed in the mountain! Once a leader of their clan was killed by an evil formidable general who possessed a unique ‘Golden Spear’ skill. Only one man could defeat him and thus began the story to locate and persuade the invincible dude to join them ….

Rating : 3 stars of 5

378 SB SWORDSPLAY '70s : ‘ All Men Are Brothers ‘

‘ All Men Are Brothers ‘

Cast : David Chiang, Ti Lung, Chen Kuan-tai, Danny Lee

Director : Chang Cheh


A sequel to ‘Water Margin!

The Emperor assigned a mission for the 108 outlaws to wipe out a rebel troop, which was a greatest threat to him. The outlaws thus sent a daredevil force to destroy the enemy’s stronghold city that was well guarded with high walls and water fortifications…

Rating : 3 ½ stars of 5

377 DRAMA : ‘ Hanazakarino Kimitachihe ‘ - 花樣少年少女

A Taiwan Serial ...

Hanazakarino Kimitachihe ‘ - 花樣少年少女 ...

Cast : Wu Chun, Ella, Jiro Wang


A young girl disguised as a male student and admitted to a boys’ school to get close to her idol, a high-jump athlete who studied there. By chance, she was arranged to share a room with him and thus led to many hilarious events in due course …

Meanwhle, her disguise had caused confusions in the school. One of her school mates had doubted about his ‘sex inclination’ when he realised that he was hoplessly infatuated with “him” …

Adapted from a popular Japanese manga, this drama is a highly entertaining romantic comedy for the young and ‘young-at-hearts’ ….

Rating : 4 ½ stars of 5