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Tony Leung

The setting: 1960s Hong Kong. On the same afternoon, Mr. Chow (Tony Leung) and Mrs. Chan (Maggie Cheung) move into rooms they've rented in neighboring apartments. Their respective spouses are always w…
Wong Kar-Wai's 2046 was easily my most anticipated film at the Seattle International Film Festival. I had been waiting for this film for years (WKW is notably slow in churning out his films lately). I…
I knew about John Woo's reputation... people have always said that his Hollywood flicks, like Face/Off and Mission: Impossible 2 just haven't quite matched up with his earlier Hong Kong work. So this …
I first saw this film a few years ago at a film festival, enjoyed it, and was later appalled when I heard that Brad Pitt has optioned the rights for a US remake. Sheesh. Can't Hollywood think of ANY o…
Hero is perhaps the most astonishingly beautiful-looking movie I have ever seen. EVER? (you may ask) Yes, EVER. To put it bluntly, I was simply stunned while sitting through this film. I don't think…