Aug 17

Zombie Fight Club (2014) a.K.a Zhi yao yi fen zhong

Zombie-Fight-Club-PosterIt’s the end of the Century, at a corner of the city in a building riddled with crime… Everyone in the building has turned into zombies. After Jenny’s boyfriend being killed in a zombie attack, she faces the challenge of surviving in the face of adversity. In order to stay alive she struggles with Andy to flee danger. The originally kind and warm hearted chemistry teacher, Wu Ming, who is now the zombie leader after the kayos broken out, has transformed into a cruel, vicious and selfish character. Violent activists match prisoners against zombies in a malicious killing game, the good side of humanity has seemingly all but vanished. Now that all order is lost, how will humans create a new century? A world of uncertainty awaits: The end? Hope? Or Death?
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Aug 06

Killing in the Nude (1985) a.K.a Xian shen

Killing in the Nude (1985)_PosterThis is one of those really out there sex films, where if you love seeing a lot of full frontal nudity of young Asian hotties, with their yellow soft skin, get it on, no doubt, you will enjoy it to the hilt. This movie is packed with it. On the other side of that token, there is some sick violence and depraved cruelty, one murder scene of an Asian whore, a little upsetting, while privately dancing for a demanding (there’s that word again) customer, prior to her demise.
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May 23

Pale Sun (1998) aka Xin Sheng Dai (情色)

Pale.Sun.1998The plot is a tear-jerking cliches of forbidden love. Zheng Jia Yu plays the character of a nurse who arrives at her fiancees house in preparation for their wedding. She tries to settle into their lives as a family member only to discover that her fiancée is too busy with earning money and has little time for romance. In a strange town and new workplace, she finds herself very much in a similar situation as her fiancees younger brother (played by Su Yu Peng), an artist who withdraws into his own world. Slowly, the two find themselves entangled in a desperate love. Just to throw in something to tear the audiences heart out, the scriptwriter decides to give the younger brother a terminal illness too. So there you have it, a forbidden and very much doomed love in the span of 90 minutes.
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Apr 07

The Spiritual Love (1992) aka Gui hua hu

SpiritualLove1992Hawk Shi Yu is an apprentice Taoist priest who marries Emily Chu (it is difficult to believe that this is the same actress from Rouge). He saves the life of Chien Chien, the youngest of the three spirit sisters and she falls in love with him. Middle sister Lily becomes jealous and tries to trick Elder sister into breaking them apart so that she can have him, while Elder sister wants to kill him for his blood. A further complication to the plot are three children, who are hopping vampires, who come to the rescue of Hawk Shi Yu and Emily with the aid of Guk Fung, their big brother vampire. Finally Shi Yu’s mentor, the Taoist priest, aids in vanquishing the spirits.
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