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Switch: Film Review

Hong Kong star Andy Lau heads a strong cast as a globetrotting spy in search of redemption.

Switch: Shanghai Film Festival Review

Hong Kong star Andy Lau adds kung fu to China’s answer to James Bond

Useless Man: Shanghai Review

The inventive film for the festival elite stands out in a Shanghai sidebar.

Blind Detective: Cannes Review

Hong Kong superstars Andy Lau and Sammi Cheng reunite for their seventh big-screen collaboration in Johnnie To's comedy thriller, premiering in Cannes' Midnight Screenings.

Martin Scorsese to Executive Produce Andrew Lau’s ‘Green Dragons’

A story of two Chinese siblings’ rise and fall within a New York gang, the film will begin production in April with financing from Octane, IM Global’s genre arm.

‘Pieta,’ ‘Nameless Gangster: Rules of Time’ Among Asian Film Awards Nominees

South Korean films had a strong showing, and Afghanistan scored its first nomination for the awards that will be decided by a jury led by Hong Kong star Andy Lau.

Beijing Film Festival Champions International Co-Productions

With James Cameron and Fox chief Jim Gianopulos on hand, the second edition of the fest provides key access to the expanding Chinese market.

A Simple Life (Tao Jie): Venice Film Review

Hong Kong veteran director Ann Hui brings together two of its major stars, Deanie Ip and Andy Lau, for a crowd-pleasing drama.

Shaolin: Film Review

Benny Chan's redo of famed Hong Kong martial-arts blockbuster "Shaolin Temple" charts the hubris and spiritual rebirth of a warlord rather than focusing on hardcore action.

Beginning of the Great Revival: Film Review

Smaller in historical scope than its predecessor, hence less grandstanding and more intimate in tone, the Chinese propaganda movie co-directed by Han Sanping and Huang Jianxin is laced with a soupcon of romanticism in its portrait of Mao Zedong as a young political theorist.

What Women Want — Film Review

Slick, mainstream escapism that does not veer far from the original 2000 Mel Gibson/Helen Hunt film.