Wong Kar-wai to direct a web drama for Amazon

Wong Kar-wai, the quintessential auteur of Hong Kong cinema, has been confirmed as the director of upcoming crime drama Tong Wars 堂斗, which will be created by Paul Attanasio (House) and streamed internationally on Amazon.

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The Legend of Jade Sword releases stills

At least the clothing looks like something you could realistically travel around in.

The Legend of Jade Sword 莽荒纪 has released more official-looking stills.  Starring Hawick Lau and Wang Ou, it’s nice how the costumes aren’t too colorful but still look nice.

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Sword Master to be released

Here it comes!

Sword Master 三少爷的剑 will be releasing on December 2nd.  Directed by Derek Yee and produced by Tsui Hark, this production stars Lin Gengxin, Peter Ho, Jiang Yiyan, Jiang Mengjie, and Jiang Yiyan, not too much longer now.

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Behind the scenes with The Legend of Jade Sword

The costuming so far is a bit bland but the backgrounds are nice.

The Legend of Jade Sword 莽荒纪 has released a couple behind the scenes stills.  Starring Hawick Lau and Wang Ou, those looking forward to this production can get a quick preview before official materials come out.

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Sword Master set for release

Here it comes!

Sword Master 三少爷的剑 has changed its release date to December 2nd.  Directed by Derek Yee and produced by Tsui Hark, this production stars Lin Gengxin, Peter Ho, Jiang Yiyan, Jiang Mengjie, and Jiang Yiyan, finally a wuxia movie for those looking for one.

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Sword Master set for release

Sword Master 三少爷的剑 is aiming to get released on December 1st.  Directed by Derek Yee and produced by Tsui Hark, this production stars Lin Gengxin, Peter Ho, Jiang Yiyan, Jiang Mengjie, and Jiang Yiyan and marks something I wish we would see more of: a wuxia movie.

Character posters from The Legend of Jade Sword

The costuming looks nice so far, but I keep getting this gag reflex whenever I see more Western costuming on Chinese productions after clicking through a bit of the beginning of Ice Fantasy… DX

The Legend of Jade Sword 莽荒纪 has released more couple more character posters.  Starring Hawick Lau and Wang Ou, I guess the new thing in costuming is expanding into more “western” fashion for fantasy genres?

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