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Tony Leung Broke Both Arms Shooting The Grandmaster

10th January 2014

Chinese actor Tony Leung broke both his arms filming fight scenes for Wong Kar-Wai's The Grandmaster after the director refused to use stunt doubles for the martial arts movie.The Lust, Caution star portrays Bruce Lee's...

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Why Wong Kar Wai's 'The Grandmaster' Could Storm The Oscars [Trailer]

By Michael West | 21st August 2013

Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster? Chances are, you haven't heard of it. As the Academy were preparing to decorate Ben Affleck and his Argo team in January, the acclaimed Chinese filmmaker was about to kick...

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Weinsteins Nab Rights To Distribute Berlin Opener

8th February 2013

On the same day that it opened the Berlin Film Festival, Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster was acquired by The Weinstein Company for distribution in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. The martial arts drama,...

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Leung + Lau Marry In Bhutan

22nd July 2008

Hong Kong actor TONY LEUNG has wed his long-term girlfriend CARINA LAU in a ceremony in Bhutan. The showbiz couple married in a Buddhist-inspired ceremony in the Himalayan country on Sunday (20Jul08), according to local...

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Leung Speaks Out On Behalf Of Blacklisted Wei

18th March 2008

LATEST: Hong Kong actor TONY LEUNG has defended his LUST, CAUTION co-star TANG WEI after the Chinese government blacklisted the actress for her her sexually-explicit role in the movie. Wei made her debut in the...

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Ang Lee Finds Sex Scenes Tough

3rd January 2008

Chinese film stars TONY LEUNG and WEI TANG spent two weeks filming sex scenes for LUST, CAUTION - because director ANG LEE found the experience "exhausting." Lee admits he was forced to halt filming several...

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Leung Re-signs To Woo Movie

20th April 2007

LATEST: Hong Kong star TONY LEUNG has again agreed to star in director JOHN WOO's historical epic RED CLIFF, just days after CHOW YUN-FAT withdrew from the project. Yun-Fat was expected to start filming on...

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Jackie Chan Gets Hong Kong Honour

28th March 2005

CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON director ANG LEE presented a professional spirit award to JACKIE CHAN at the 24th HONG KONG FILM AWARDS ceremony yesterday (27MAR05). During an evening featuring the stars of the Chinese...

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Kung Fu Hustle And 2046 Win Big At Hong Kong Film Awards

28th March 2005

Acclaimed martial arts movie KUNG FU HUSTLE and arthouse film 2046 were the big winners at yesterday's (27MAR05) HONG KONG FILM AWARDS. Director STEPHEN CHOW's Kung Fu Hustle was named Best Film among its...

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Yun-fat Donates Photo To Tsunami Relief Auction

7th January 2005

Hong Kong superstar CHOW YUN-FAT is auctioning a photograph he took to raise funds for the Asian tsunami disaster recovery operation. The HARD BOILED actor, who last week (30DEC04) donated 200,000 Hong Kong dollars...

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Hero Actress Booed At Film Bash

24th September 2004

Chinese movie beauty ZHANG ZIYI was booed by fans at a promotional bash for her new movie 2046 after she failed to show up. Organisers of the Shanghai, China, event played clips of all...

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