Nov 14

Three Times (2005) aka Zui hao de shi guang

(1) “A Time for Love”: In 1966, in Kaohsiung, Chen meets May playing pool in a bar when he is joining the army. He sends letters to her and he comes to the bar to meet her again in his leave. However, May had traveled to another place and Chen seeks her out. (2) “A Time for Freedom”: In 1911, in Dadaochend, the writer Mr. Chang works for Mr. Liang and frequently travels to a brothel, where he meets the singer. He financially helps the courtesan Ah Mei to become a concubine. When the singer asks him if he would help her to leave the brothel, there is no answer. (3) “A Time for Youth”: In 2005, in Taipei, the messy relationship of the photographer Zhen, his girlfriend Jing and a bisexual singer.

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Nov 13

Help me Eros (2007) aka Bang bang wo ai shen

Help me Eros (2007)Ah Jie lost everything in the stock market due to a severe economic crisis. He spends his days in his sealed apartment, smoking joints and looking after the marijuana plants that he secretly grows in his wardrobe. In desperation, he calls a suicide helpline and gets to know Chyi, whose sweet and gentle voice causes him to fall in love with his fantasized image of her. He tries to ask her out but is repeatedly rejected. He begins projecting his fantasy of Chyi on Shin, the new girl working at the betel nut stall downstairs. Shin is always sexily dressed in order to lure male customers. Ah Jie becomes closer to her and soon the two of them sink into a world of erotic and psychedelic pleasures. At the same time, Ah Jie begins to stalk Chyi.

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Nov 12

One Way Only (1981) aka Dan cheng lu

Acclaimed actor Danny Lee, known for his role in john Woo’s The Killer, has his directing debut in One Way Only, a Hong Kong Easy Rider, where the road and motorbikes are symbols of freedom against government oppression, which Jack Kerouac’s sees as a way of discovering oneself. Li plays a motorbike workshop owner that although injured during an illegal motorcycle race, continues to race regardless of the physical consequences and the law, because the road rules all.

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Nov 05

Dumplings (2004) aka Jiao zi

In Hong Kong, Aunt Mei is a cook famous for her home-made rejuvenation dumplings, based on a millenarian recipe prepared with a mysterious ingredient that she brings directly from China. The former TV star Mrs. Li visits Mei aiming her dumplings to recover her youth and become attractive again to her wolf husband Mr. Li. Along the sessions, Mei tells Mrs. Li that she was a gynecologist in China with more than 30,000 abortions along ten years. When Mrs. Li requests an acceleration of the process, the opportunity comes when a fifteen years old teenager with a five months incestuous pregnancy comes with her mother and asks Mei to make an abortion.

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Nov 05

Sexy Killer in Taiwan (1998)

When Ah Zhong got drunk and went home when it came to rain, he was running away from the house! At this time, a young woman Lan Ying also came to hide from the rain! Lan Ying has no money to borrow from you! However, Lan Ying was unable to repay and then took the initiative to throw clothes and repay with her beautiful body… Later, A Zhong’s sister Xiao Lan did not know why she fell ill, but she was actually ridden by a lewd female ghost…

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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 13

Ghost Lover (1998)

Amy, Xiaojie and Jiang Rong are cartoon characters created by Yongliang. Amy and Xiaojie didn’t hesitate to persecute Jiang Rong in order to covet the property of Jiang Rong’s family. However, Jiang Rong had to ask for help from Yongliang. Amy Xiaojie also had countermeasures. How to deal with this sudden storm when Jiang Rong, Yong Liang and his unmarried…

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