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This week in cinemas: ‘Badges of Fury’ (China/HK)

Badges of Fury (Poster)

According to the Facebook page for distributor Dream Movie, this Thursday 27 June sees the Australian cinema release for Chinese action film Badges of Fury starring Jet Li and Wen Zhang, who previously teamed up in drama Ocean Heaven and demon-hunting actioner The Sorcerer and the White Snake.… (read more)

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SBS: 16 Chinese/HK films on TV over February

SBS TWO have scheduled a treat for us over the next month, starting tomorrow: sixteen films spanning modern Chinese film history, from King Hu’s wuxia film for Shaw Brothers Come Drink With Me in the late sixties to Benny Chan’s Shaolin from 2011.

It’s a big plate of crowd-pleasing mostly action films, with a large helping of Jackie Chan and Jet Li films, but that suits us at HC just fine — we’ve seen and loved all of these over … (read more)

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ONE showing old-school flicks this weekend

Snake in the Eagle's Shadow

Our own Tom pointed out that Channel Ten’s mostly-sports channel ONE is making the best of their time slots that compete with Olympics coverage, and serving up some Hong Kong classics this weekend on free-to-air TV:… (read more)

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