Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See 29+1 in Cinemas!

29+1, starring Chrissie Chau and Joyce Cheng, is the latest film from Hong Kong Cinema’s Fresh New Wave.   Kearen Pang makes her debut as a film director with this adaptation of her own play of the same title. She...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See WHAT A WONDERFUL FAMILY in Cinemas!

What A Wonderful Family is a Chinese remake of Yamada Yoji’s comedy hit of the same title. It tells the story of “a long-married couple who sends their supposedly happy family into turmoil when the wife asks for a divorce...

Watch the Trailer For I WILL TREASURE YOUR FRIENDSHIP: Obsessed With Fame

I Will Treasure Your Friendship is a short film that tells the story of Rayson Light, a YouTube singer obsessed with fame, who Photoshops himself into the lives of celebrities and Australian murder victim Anita Cobby.    “This story began...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See LOVE OFF THE CUFF in Cinemas!

The love story between Cherie and Jimmy, which started in Love In A Puff (2010) and continued in Love In The Buff (2012), now comes to a new chapter in Love Off The Cuff.   Hong Kong director Pang Ho...

Hong Kong Cinema's Fresh New Wave

Trivisa was a big winner at this year’s Hong Kong Film Awards but judging by the number of new talents whose films were nominated and awarded, the Hong Kong film industry was perhaps the biggest winner of all, as a...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See EXTRAORDINARY MISSION in Cinemas!

Extraordinary Mission is the exciting new thriller by Alan Mak, co-director of the Infernal Affairs and Overheard trilogies. This time, he co-directs with veteran cinematographer Anthony Pun (Overheard trilogy, The White Storm) to tell the story of an undercover policeman...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See COOK UP A STORM in Cinemas!

Cook Up A Storm is a new Chinese film about ‘the ultimate culinary competition between a Cantonese street cook and a French-trained Michelin-starred chef’. It stars Nicholas Tse, CN-Blue's Jung Yong-Hwa, Tiffany Tang, Michelle Bai and Ge You.   Thanks...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See JOURNEY TO THE WEST 2: THE DEMONS STRIKE BACK in Cinemas!

Directed by Tsui Hark and produced and co-written by Stephen Chow, Journey to the West 2: The Demons Strike Back is the latest film based on the classic Chinese novel ‘Journey to the West’. The cast includes Kris Wu, Kenny...

ScreenAnarchy's Top 10 Movies of 2016

This year, 23 Screen Anarchists from 11 countries around the globe shared with us 129 films for consideration in our collective top ten movies of 2016. Our criteria was simple: an individual contributor could include a film on their ballot...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See Ringo Lam's SKY ON FIRE in Cinemas!

Ringo Lam (City On Fire, Prison On Fire, School On Fire) has teamed up with Daniel Wu for his latest action thriller, Sky On Fire. It is about a security agent tasked with protecting a research scientist. Zhang Ruoyun, Zhang...

Miyazaki Announces Plans to Return to Feature Filmmaking

Just as Shinkai Makoto and Hosoda Mamoru are going strong in the race to become the new king of anime, it looks like Miyazaki Hayao, the man who was king for so many years may also be returning to the...

Hey Australia! Win HBO Asia's HALFWORLDS on DVD!

To celebrate the Australian release of HBO Asia’s Halfworlds on home video, RLJ Entertainment is giving local readers the chance to win one of EIGHT sets of the dark fantasy TV series on DVD!     In the bustling streets...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See BAD SANTA 2 in Cinemas!

Christmas is fast approaching, and everyone’s favorite naughty Santa is back in Bad Santa 2, in which Billy Bob Thornton reprises his role from the 2003 international hit and Kathy Bates joins the cast.    Fuelled by cheap whiskey, greed and...

Interview: Yuen Woo Ping, a TRUE LEGEND

Yuen Woo Ping, an influential filmmaker best known for his work in action choreography, is responsible for some of the most memorable fight scenes in the history of cinema. In Chinese-speaking countries, his work has earned him the title of...

Madman to Release Shinkai Makoto's YOUR NAME in Australian and New Zealand Cinemas

Madman has announced that it will be releasing Shinkai Makoto’s box office smash hit Your Name in Australian and New Zealand cinemas before the end of the year.    Since its release in Japanese cinemas on August 26, Your Name...

Hey Australia! Win AGATHA RAISIN Series One on DVD!

To celebrate the Australian release of Agatha Raisin Series One on home video, RLJ Entertainment is giving local readers the chance to win one of EIGHT sets of the series on DVD!   Here’s a description of the series:  ...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See OPERATION MEKONG in Cinemas!

Operation Mekong is the latest action film by Hong Kong director Dante Lam (Beast Stalker, The Stool Pigeon, Unbeatable), who has said that it is his biggest film to date. It stars Eddie Peng and Zhang Hanyu.    Thanks to...

Hey Australia! Win Tickets to See L.O.R.D: LEGEND OF THE RAVAGING DYNASTIES in Cinemas!

L.O.R.D: Legend of the Ravaging Dynasties is China's first motion-capture action fantasy film. It is written and directed by Guo Jingming (Tiny Times) and stars Fan Bingbing, Kris Wu, Chen Xuedong, William Chan, Amber Kuo and Yang Mi.    Thanks...

Hey Australia! Win REBELLION Season One on DVD!

To celebrate the Australian release of Rebellion Season One on home video, RLJ Entertainment is giving local readers the chance to win one of FIVE sets of the series on DVD!   Here’s a description of the series:   Rebellion...

Australian Sci-Fi Thriller RESTORATION Unleashes New Trailer

Critically-acclaimed Australian science fiction thriller Restoration has premiered on leading Australian subscription video-on-demand service Stan in addition to Virgin Australia’s inflight entertainment platform for the airline’s domestic and international flight routes.   Directed by Stuart Willis and independently produced by...