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See the cast of CHUNGKING EXPRESS, 20 Years Later

See the cast of CHUNGKING EXPRESS then and now

Released originally 20 years ago, the multi-award winning drama from Wong Kar-Wai consists of two stories told in sequence, each about a lovesick Hong Kong policeman mulling over his relationship with a woman. (Wikipedia) Read the rest of this entry »

Young and Dangerous: Hung Hing in depth…

This is hopefully the first Young & Dangerous article to those who haven’t the slightest clue about this amazing series of table tossing triads and reoccurring nemeses. Yes everything from triad lackey Chan Ho-Nam to the legendary nose picker – Tai Fai is explained here. Read the rest of this entry »

5 Reasons why you should go to Terracotta Film Fest!

With the Terracotta Far East Film Festival a week away, I thought it would be good to mention the reasons on why you should attend! They’ve got everything from 20th Century Boys to Cow! I invite you to read the full post and enlighten yourself to the 5 Reasons why you should go to Terracotta Film Fest! Read the rest of this entry »

Top 10 Episodes of Podcast on Fire 2009

With over 90,500 visits and over 460 Giga Bytes download since the past year we decided to make a list of the top 10 episodes from the past year (so “Untitled Asian Movie Podcast No.1″ taking the top spot)!

Hopefully these stats will be higher over the next year etc. I find it strange though that our number one has twice as much downloads as number two. I don’t trust stats, but I love these numbers.

Click below to read the full list, along with Statistics! Read the rest of this entry »

The Top 50 Hong Kong Movies of the Decade (#10-01)

Ladies, Gentleman and Ken. Welcome to my top ten Hong Kong Movies of the last decade. The first four parts of the article can be found here; 50-41, 40-31, 30-21 and 20-11. So with no further waiting, please read the rest of my personal favourites and leave a comment. See you in 2010! Read the rest of this entry »

The Top 50 Hong Kong Movies of the Decade (#20-11)

Now this is where the list gets serious. There might be a Donnie Yen or Ekin flick squeezed in the next twenty movies, but come on… I run this shit!

The top of the countdown can be found here, then our countdown went through the 30s spots, here and last week I released a post consisting of a lot of Ekin/Donnie Flicks, which can be found here.

The conclusion will be posted on 31st December, in time to welcome the new year. Read the rest of this entry »

The Top 50 Hong Kong Movies of the Decade (#30-21)

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We’re at the half way mark. I’ve gotten my hoped for death threats, so these articles aren’t a waste of time. If you haven’t read the first part of this series of articles; Click Here and the second part can be found here; Click Here.

This part of the list has everything in it, Ekin Cheng! Donnie Yen! More Ekin and more Donnie! Find out were below. Read the rest of this entry »

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