Asian Cinema

Over the last few years, Asian cinema has begun to reach the far corners of the world, and everywhere people started to realize that the region had something truly unique to offer. Filmmakers in Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and China take familiar stories and add their own twists and use their own cultural backgrounds to spice things up.

Movie Details

12 Golden Ducks

Rating:
-1
Release Date:
05/03/2015
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Running Time:
83 minutes
Classification:
TBC
Director:
Matt Chow
Main Cast:
Sandra Lee, Louis Koo
Synopsis:
Devastated by a love affair, former in-demand gigolo Future Chang (played by Sandra Ng) retreats to Thailand, leading the life a dissolute. Thanks to the intervention of his high school teacher, Mr. Lo, Future summons the courage to return to Hong Kong. With the help of his friend Ricky, a gym trainer, he works hard to get back into shape, determined to make a comeback in the “duck” (male escort) trade.

Detective K: Secret of The Lost Island

Rating:
Release Date:
12/03/2015
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Running Time:
TBC
Classification:
TBC
Director:
KIM Sok-yun
Main Cast:
KIM Myung-min, OH Dal-soo, LEE Yeon-hee
Synopsis:
Korean with English sub-titles. In 1795, the nineteenth year of King Jeongjo’s reign, a large amount of fake silver is slipped into circulation creating a substantial threat to the economy. Detective Kim Min investigates the crime ring behind the scheme. He goes undercover in a rural village with his best friend and sidekick, Seo-pil. In the village, they meet Da-hae who asks them to help her find her missing sister. Soon, Da-hae goes missing, too, and discolored, bluish corpses of village girls begin to wash up on the shore. Kim Min discovers that these deaths are related to the manufacturing operation of counterfeit silver.

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