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Category Archives: Film
Starting Jet li And Andy Lau
The film is set in the 1860s, during the Taiping Rebellion in the late Qing Dynasty in China. The story, based on an unresolved crime in 1870, tells of three sworn brothers (played by Andy Lau, Jet Li and Takeshi Kaneshiro) who are forced to turn against one another due to the harsh realities of war and political intrigue.
“Gun battles, summary executions, torture sessions and bodies incinerated inside car tyres: it might sound like the nightly news in Rio, an increasingly violent city, but these are scenes from Tropa de Elite or Elite Squad, a new film that has taken Brazil by storm – even though it has yet to be released”… <Article>.
The classic short that inspired Terry Gilliam_s “12 Monkeys”. Director Chris Marker_s preffered cut
Award Winning Short Film:Silent Beats
The Princess Grace Award winning short film about first impressions and assumptions.
Written/Directed by Jon M. Chu
Edited/Cinematography by Chris Browne
Starring: Antoine Grant
‘Speed Racer’s’ Movie demon on wheels-The Mach 5
“Those fine folks over at Warner Bros. have sent Cinematical an official Speed Racer press release which provides a full cast list, as well as lots of plot info. Although it wasn’t very difficult to piece together all the nuggets of information we’ve received over the past month or so, it is nice to see all things Speed Racer in one place. (Check out the recently released pic of Speed’s Mach 5 to the right) As expected, the meat and potatoes of the story will revolve around Speed’s (Emile Hirsch) attempt to take down the powerful and corrupt Royalton Industries before its evil owner (Roger Allam) puts Speed and his family out of business for good.
Video: Another Speed and Trixie moment
Video: Speed Racer original open and close