Posts Tagged ‘1981’

The Director’s Series 9: Kirk Wong – The Club & Lifeline Express

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So our next subject for The Director’s Series is picked and with a short but interesting, nasty and explosive filmography, including one very different movie in Hollywood for him, it’s time to do Kirk Wong Chi-keung justice. Hear Kenny B and Tom K-W start with his debut in triad and Michael Chan Wai-man territory called The Club (1981) and follow with the Kent Cheng and Teddy Robin horror-comedy Lifeline Express.

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Running times:
00m 00s – Intro/Kirk wong  bio/discussion
14m 40s – Michael chan bio/discussion
20m 57s – The Club review
57m 28s – Kent Cheng bio/discussion
67m 15s – Teddy Robin bio/discussion
72m 10s – Lifeline Express review

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My Young Auntie (1981)

When a young widow, Jing Dai Nan (Kara Hui) goes across sea to meet her nephew and discuss her late husbands estate. She soon finds out that her nephew, Yu Jing Chuen (Liu Chia-Liang) is actually twice her age!

Jing Chuen’s son, Ah Tao (Hsiao Ho) an arrogant and cocky student who has just started his summer break. He spent his time in school learning English (even giving him the English name of Charlie Yu) and adapting with western traditions. When he returns home to find Dai-Nan, he believed that she was his fathers mistress and boy is he sorry when he finds out its his great aunt! Read the rest of this entry »

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