Saturday, March 28, 2009

602 MOVIE RECAP : ‘ Lady In Black ‘ - 奪命佳人 ( Part 1 )

A Hong Kong Classic …

Lady In Black ‘ - 奪命佳人

Cast : Brigitte Lin Ching Hsia , Tony Leung Kar Fei
Director : Sun Chung


When his loyal, downtrodden wife refused to embezzle funds from her employer to pay off his gambling debts, a duplicitous husband plotted to kill her ….

A loving couple , May and Sang …

May was shocked to hear Sang’s heavy gambling debts. When asked to embezzle funds from the company she worked at, she declined her husband's request but agreed to travel to Thailand to loan money from Sang’s relative to clear his debts.

( To be continued ... )

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

601 CREATION : Sing-Along Classic 2009 (03) ... 蔡琴经典 ... 庭院深深

This is my 601 post.

It’s the middle of the night and I’m sitting here, fingers on my

keyboard, wondering how I’m going to write this.

It is not related to any movie but just my personal account …

I’ve thought long and hard; I’ve thought of searching for the

best books, finding the best sites, perhaps asking my

friends on how to write this …

In the end, I decided to write simply from the bottom of my


And this is my message to you, my dearest mum…

Not fanciful …

Not elaborate …

Just some words from the bottom of my heart ….

‘ In memory of my mother, Madam Yap Suan Keow ‘ …

I thought of you with love,

Not just today,

But yesterday and days before.

I think of you in silence,

Calling out your name many times,

But all I have now are memories and your picture in a


Your memory is my keepsake with which we will never


God has you in his keeping and I have you forever in

my heart ….

A tribute to my dearest mum ….

A Lawrence Tan Film …

Sing-Along Classic 2009 (03) …

蔡琴经典 ... 庭院深深







啊 ...
不如归去 ...

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

600 HK MOVIE '70s : ‘ The Skyhawk ‘ - 黃飛鴻少林拳

A Golden Harvest Classic …

The Skyhawk … 黃

Cast : Kwan Tak Hing , Carter Wong
Director : Cheng Chang-ho


A local tyrant in Thailand was ambitious to monopolize the transportation service at the pier, thus instigated his henchmen to cause trouble among his rival’s porters. Meanwhile, he hired an evil martial arts master to battle his rival’s kung fu friend who had arrived in Thailand on a visit. …

黃飛鴻少林拳 … 關德興 , 黃家達

一惡霸企圖壟斷碼頭搬運生意 , 唆使手下向其他碼頭的搬


Rating / 评价 : 2 ½ stars of 5

Monday, March 23, 2009

599 HK MOVIE '90s : ‘ Iron Monkey ‘ - 铁马骝

A Hong Kong Classic …

Iron Monkey ‘ -

Cast : Donnie Yen , Yu Rong-guang
Director : Yuen Woo-ping


Kung fu master Wong and his son came to a village where there was a bandit Iron Monkey who robbed the rich and gave to the poor. Owing to his awesome kung fu ability, Wong was forced by the local authorities to arrest the Iron Monkey …

铁马骝 … 甄子丹 , 于荣光


盗铁猴子出现,父子意外被卷入追捕铁猴子的过程中 …

Rating / 评价 : 4 ½ stars of 5

Sunday, March 22, 2009

598 HK MOVIE '90s : ‘ The Bare-Footed Kid ‘ - 赤腳小子

A Hong Kong Classic …

‘ The Bare-Footed Kid ‘ … 赤

Cast : Aaron Kwok , Ti Lung , Maggie Cheung
Directed by : Johnny To


An illiterate country bumpkin arrived in town and found a job in a cloth factory. Once, some local thugs wanted to get control of the cloth business and used violence to get their way, the kid retaliated with his iron fists …

赤腳小子 … 郭富城 , 狄龍 , 張曼玉

一身手不凡的小子,在布店當小工. 一土霸為爭布店, 相繼惹

麻煩. 結果小子決與其拼過死活…

Rating / 评价 : 4 stars of 5