Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Friday Nov 9th! Toronto! John Woo's A BETTER TOMORROW - Free Screening!

Grab your sunglasses, trench coat and handguns for this rare screening of a 35mm print of John Woo's ground-breaking action classic A BETTER TOMORROW starring Chow Yun-fat, Ti Lung and Leslie Cheung.

Fri Nov 09 - 4:30 PM
Innis Town Hall - 2 Sussex Avenue (south of Bloor at St. George)
Dir: John Woo
Hong Kong / 1986 / Cantonese with English Subtitles
Cast: Chow Yun-fat, Ti Lung and Leslie Cheung
If you don't know this movie, you don't know Hong Kong cinema. A Better Tomorrow is a little gangster film that became nothing less than a phenomenon—a multiple award winning, box-office smashing tour-de-force from John Woo that single-handedly changed Hong Kong cinema forever. In other words, it's pretty damn good. - www.lovehkfilm.com

Followed by Q&A with editor/director David Wu. Q&A conducted by Peter Kuplowsky (Senior Programmer, After Dark Film Festival; Assistant, TIFF Nexus).

Register for your FREE tickets

Sponsored by The Asian Institute and the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of TorontoCo-Sponsors: Toronto Reel Asian Film Festival, CINSSU, Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office Toronto

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

Lin + Wong

Noticed this as I was folding my poster for The East is Red.

And the original poster:

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

When Dustin Met Linda

Grab a couple tissues (Just in case. Just in case. Obviously you won't need them.) and read this amazing story about Bruce Lee's widow, Linda Lee Cadwell visiting Longview, DC black belt and Bruce Lee mega-fan, Dustin Bean.

Thursday, June 07, 2012

a nightmare of lust and revenge

Samurai in a haunted house? AND Susan George? When can I move in?

Monday, March 05, 2012

Swapping the Blue Nun for the Golden Nun

Here is a poster I wish I had in my collection? Fun Taiwanese martial arts fantasy from 1977!

Sunday, March 04, 2012

Hong Kong Tram Ride 1967

Found over at Retronaut, a silent ride on a tram going through Causeway Bay, Wanchai, Central and Western. All aboard the way back machine!!!