Jan 10

The Wild Goose Chase (1990) aka Bu wen xiao zhang fu

Chung, Yam and Koo are working in the same advertising agency. Chung is a philanderer. Yam lives with his girlfriend who is a TV reporter, requiring irregular working hours. Koo’s wife puts a tight leash on his social activities and this makes him feel bored. The trio are going on a business trip to Korea on the expenses of the company. As Yam and Koo both are eager to explore the adventures around the demimonde, Chung admonishes them to withhold themselves from any affection and to pay promptly for the services rendered. In Korea, Yam falls in love with a girl called Bird at the first sight. Most of Koo’s encounters end up in trouble for his stinginess. Finally he hooks up with secretary from the Korean company. Chung considers their behavior is a violation of the principle of cruising, so pushes them to apart from the girls. Back in Hong Kong Yam still can’t get over with the moments he has shared with Bird. Finally his girlfriend discovers the fact and leaves sadly. Koo is shocked to find that the secretary has come to Hong Kong. Finally, when Tam arrives in Korea, he finds Bird has already engaged. On the other hand, Koo learns that the secretary is to marry someone in Hong Kong…

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Dec 26

Prisoner 701: Sasori (2008) aka Sasori

A ruthless pack of thugs force mild-mannered, caught-in-the-middle-of-something-bigger Nami to murder her fiance’s sister, decidedly ruining her pending marriage and landing the poor girl in the most brutal women’s prison ever seen. Inside the hellblocks, she decides to stop being a victim at all costs, and ends up becoming stronger and even more vicious than the craziest inmates in the pen. She eventually escapes in a most unusual way, gets valuable fight training from a mysterious mountain man and returns to the streets in order to make the thugs who ruined her life pay. By this time, Nami prefers to go by the name of Sasori

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Nov 28

Sex and the Central (2003) aka Seyu zhong huan

May a recently recruited office worker finds she cannot fund her expensive lifestyle with her dismal paycheck. She later discovers her female work colleagues are playing strip poker or having sex with the management team. May soon learns she may have to indulge in carnal desires to make it in the Central district (the premier commercial district in Hong Kong).

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Nov 03

Murder on the Wedding Night (1977) aka Dong fu yan wan

At the wedding feast of Shen Hsiu Chang (Chung Wa), a guest named Tu Fu Liang (Lau Luk Wa) suddenly announces that he had an affair with the bride, Yun Ching . The bridegroom is furious and turns on her. She disappears sadly. The next morning, her headless body is found in a lonely spot. A couple of days later, a hunter named Wu Hsiung finds a badly decomposed human head and returns it to the widower. He is rewarded with 1000 pieces of silver as the bereaved family thinks it is the head of the dead bride.

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