Tag: hocheungpang

OVERHEARD 3 Tops Hong Kong Film Award Nominations

The third installment of Alan Mak and Felix Chong's surveillance thriller series, Overheard 3, scored nominations in 11 categories, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Screenplay, when the nominations for the 34th Hong Kong Film Awards were announced this...

Review: WOMEN WHO FLIRT Sees Pang Score North Of The Border

After dipping his toe into China with his 2012 sequel Love In The Buff, Hong Kong auteur Pang Ho Cheung embraces the inevitable and presents his first full-blown mainland production, Women Who Flirt. Zhou Xun and Huang Xiaoming play the...

Trailer: Pang Ho Cheung's WOMEN WHO FLIRT Sees Chinese & Taiwanese Beauties Fight Over Huang Xiao Ming

Hong Kong director Pang Ho Cheung heads back to the mainland for his latest romantic comedy, Women Who Flirt, which showcases the A-list talents of Zhou Xun and Huang Xiao Ming, as well as Taiwanese beauties Siu Teng and Xie...

Now On Blu-ray From Third Window: VULGARIA & FOR LOVE'S SAKE

Third Window Films continues to impress with their latest pair of Blu-ray releases, Pang Ho-Cheung's Vulgaria and Miike Takashi's For Love's Sake. The films could not be more different from one another, but both are amazing in their own ways....

COLD WAR Wins Big At The 32nd Hong Kong Film Awards

Cold War, one of Hong Kong's best crime thrillers in recent years, has dominated this year's Hong Kong Film Awards, winning a total of 9 awards: Best Film, Best Director (Longman Leung, Sunny Luk Kim Ching), Best Screenplay (Longman Leung,...

COLD WAR and THE BULLET VANISHES Top HK Film Award Nominations

The nominations for this year's Hong Kong Film Awards were announced earlier today, and predictably, star-studded cop drama Cold War scored 12 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director nods for its first-time helmers Longman Leung and Sunny Luk. More...

Third Window Films Gives ScreenAnarchy A Peek Into A Great 2013. Tsukamoto, Miike, Kurosawa, Nakamura, & More!

Our good friends at one of the world's finest DVD distribution labels, Third Window Films, have given us an early look at their 2013 schedule, and it looks awesome!Several of these titles are films we've already previewed for TWF in...

EXCLUSIVE: Dada Chen Sucks In New Clip From VULGARIA

Already the most successful Hong Kong film of the year, and coming off a Best Actor win at last night's Fantastic Fest Awards, the hilarious Category III comedy Vulgaria is about to hit US theatres courtesy of China Lion, and so we...

PiFan 2012 Review: VULGARIA is Lewd, Crude & Flat-out Hilarious

[After bagging the Netpac Award at PiFan last week, and enjoying weekend previews in Hong Kong ahead of its theatrical release next Thursday, now seems the perfect time to revisit my review from HKIFF back in March] Not content with...

VULGARIA Trailer Gives A Taste Of Its Vulgarity

Director Pang Ho-Cheung has over the years established himself as one of the most interesting directors working in the Hong Kong film industry today. His varied filmography is a testament to his amazing talent, and comedy is clearly one of...

Sexy Nurses Sell Movie Tickets! New VULGARIA Poster

Undoubtedly one of the year's funniest films, Pang Ho Cheung's bawdy comedy Vulgaria is soon to get a theatrical release here in Hong Kong, after a healthy run on the festival circuit at such esteemed showcases as the Udine Far...

NYAFF 2012 Opening Night Screening: VULGARIA

The 2012 New York Asian Film Festival opened with a bang on Friday night with Pang Ho-Cheung's "astonishingly filthy" film industry send-up, VULGARIA. And when we say "bang," we're not talking explosions, here. There wasn't enough money for pyrotechnics in...

Review: LOVE IN THE BUFF Entertainingly Follows the Laws of Love

LOVE IN THE BUFF director Pang Ho-Cheung is one of the most interesting directors working in the Hong Kong film industry today. His incredible wit and undeniable talent are reflected in his varied filmography, which includes penning the story of...

HKIFF 2012 Review: VULGARIA is Lewd, Crude & Flat-out Hilarious

Not content with having secured the opening night slot and a probable box office hit with his new rom-com sequel, LOVE IN THE BUFF, writer-director Pang Ho Cheung has completed another uproarious comedy that will also debut at this year's...

Competition: Win 1 of 5 Double Passes to See LOVE IN THE BUFF in Australia!

Thanks to our friends at Dream Movie Australia, we have FIVE double passes for the new Pang Ho Cheung film LOVE IN THE BUFF to give away to our Australian readers! This film is the sequel to the 2010 Hong...

HKIFF 2012 Review: LOVE IN THE BUFF Quits Smoking but Keeps Us Laughing

(Giving this review a bump as the film enjoys its official world premiere tonight as opening film of the 36th Hong Kong International Film Festival) Writer-director Pang Ho Cheung's 2010 comedy LOVE IN A PUFF was something of a happy...

China Lion exposes LOVE IN THE BUFF to North America

As local director Pang Ho Cheung is gearing up to premiere two new films at this month's Hong Kong International Film Festival, international distributor China Lion has announced that it already has one of them scheduled for release in North...

Donkey Love And Sexy Nurses In Pang Ho-Cheung's Aptly Titled VULGARIA

Hong Kong's reigning enfant terrible, the prolific and diverse Pang Ho-Cheung will debut his latest feature - Vulgaria - at the upcoming Hong Kong International Film Festival. Pang has never had any issues with pushing boundaries and it appears clear...

AFFD 2011: LOVE IN A PUFF Review

[Today's AFFD schedule includes the centerpiece screening of Pang Ho-cheung's Love in a Puff, here is a reprint of James Marsh's review.  Love in a Puff screens at 7:30 at Landmark's Magnolia Theater.]Ask any smoker - all the best gossip,...

Smoke break: LOVE IN A PUFF Review

Ho-Cheung Pang, the man that introduced me to another side of HK cinema. Not hindered by the limitations of genre cinema or the pretensions of arthouse, his films are quirky and lovable author pieces. Love In A Puff is no...