Oct 17

The Street Car Named Desire (1993) aka Ri luo ka men

Nip Chi Wah had just been released from prison, he went to Shunzhen to help Ling smuggling to Hong Kong. In Shunzhen, he was seduced by a mysterious girl Amy. Amy left suddenly, but Nip could not forget this fatal attraction. Ling and Nip had different characters, however, when Nip helped Ling to treat her wound, they could not avoid the body temptation, finally they made love. Ling thus fell deeply for Nip, but Nip treated this as an one night stand. Carbon noticed that Nip neglected Ling, one the other hand, Nip wasted a lot of effort to find Amy. Carbon showed sympathy to Ling and try to get close to her. Nip found Amy at last. In fact, Amy was the mistress of Brother Chow, who was in jail and would be released soon. Amy was rebellious and fond of playing love games, so she tempted Nip to chase her. Nip could not resist her attraction, he tried every means to court her with no fear of the threat from Chow’s gang. Ling left Nip with a broken heart……

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Oct 13

No Guilty (1992) aka Nan er wu fei

Someone is killing and raping young women. Glamour photographer Chan Ga Ming is wrongly accused and his cop friend, Jack, tries to find the real culprit. But Jack is hindered by the actions of his brutal boss, Inspector Lee, who is determined to charge Chan, by fair means or foul. Chan’s personal life is already in a mess. He is still working with ex-girlfriend Mary, who wants him to dump fiancee Pearl and come back to her. The accusation causes Pearl to break off the engagement. One of the murders is witnessed by Pau, who aspires to model for Chan. The real murderer is a horrid, smiling villain who wears loud red jackets, and whose father is a wheelchair-bound gangster, who is friendly with Inspector Lee. Most of the story concerns the efforts of Jack to clear Chan’s name, with the help of Pearl and Pau.

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Sep 17

The Vengeful Beauty (1978) aka Xue fu rong

While Ho Meng-hua didn’t direct the like-titled sequel to his internationally popular Flying Guillotine, he did helm this exceptional follow-up, which stars the gorgeous Chen Ping as the fearless title character, who takes on an entire flying guillotine gang, despite the fact that she’s pregnant!

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Sep 12

The Amorous Lotus Pan (1994) aka Shao nu Pan Jin Lian

Pan Jinlian (Huang Mei-tsing) is told by wine-stall owner Madam Wang that her brother-in-law, Wu Song, has been released from prison and advised Pan to leave town as she murdered his elder brother, the biscuit seller Da Lang. Pan then recalls her beginnings, especially her introduction to sex.

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Sep 06

Prostitute (1992)

Bulky Kwang (actor unknown, looks vaguely like Samo Hung) and his cousin Tian are decorators who live next to pretty mainland whore Feng, who undresses every morning at the window and drives Kwang crazy. The decorators are hired for a job by Lu Lu and her maid Lin (actress unknown) to do up the house where she’s kept by businessman Robert. Tian convinces Feng to pay more attention to Kwang, and the two eventually become a loving couple … until her pimp Yung (actor unknown) starts to get heavy. Meanwhile, there’s lots of bed-hopping as Tian fools around with Lu Lu, Robert with Lin, as well as a couple of other guys (though it’s unclear couldn’t quite follow who or why).

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Aug 23

The Criminals (1976) aka Heung Gong kei on

An anthology film featuring three true-crime stories that took place in Hong Kong in the early 1970’s. Part 1: Hidden Torsos’ A woman and her daughter are murdered by her abusive boyfriend. Part 2: ‘Valley of the Hanged’-A man murders his wife and her lover. Part 3: ‘The Stuntmen’ – A gang boss is murdered by his wife’s lover.

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Aug 23

Homicides: The Criminals Part II (1976) aka Xiang Gang qi an 2: Xiong sha

An anthology film featuring four true-crime stories that took place in Hong Kong in the early 1970’s:

Part 1: ‘The Deaf Mute Killer’ – A deaf and mute man is pushed to murder after being wrongly accused of rape.
Part 2: ‘Mama San’- A brothel madam has a man killed for not paying his debts.
Part 3: ‘The Informer’ – A traffic cop is murdered by a police informer and his gun stolen.
Part 4: ‘Nude in a Box’ – The discovery of the body of a dead woman results in a man being put on trial.

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