Posts Tagged ‘maggie cheung’

Tony Leung Chiu Wai (Chow Mo-wan), Li Gong (Su Li-zhen), Faye Wong (Wang Jing-wen), Takuya Kimura (Tak), Ziyi Zhang (Bai Ling), Carina Lau (Lulu), Maggie Cheung (Su Li-zhen). Screenplay by Wong Kar-wai. Directed by Wong Kar-wai. Rating: 12. Running time: 129 minutes. If Chungking Express feels like a scrapbook, a rapid-fire mash-up of sublime style, […]


Andy Lau (Wah), Maggie Cheung (Ngor), Jacky Cheung (Fly). Screenplay by Jeffrey Lau and Wong Kar-wai. Directed by Wong Kar-wai. Rating: 18. Running time: 102 minutes. Kar-wai’s debut film, As Tears Go By is far from a paean to the Rolling Stones song it is seemingly named after. There’s no watching children play here. Instead, […]


Leslie Cheung (Yuddy), Maggie Cheung (Su Li-zhen), Andy Lau (Tide), Carina Lau (Leung Fung-ying / Lulu), Jacky Cheung (Zeb). Screenplay by Jeffrey Lau and Wong Kar-wai. Directed by Wong Kar-wai. Rating: 12. Running time: 94 minutes. I’m beginning to appreciate just how much Wong Kar-wai expects of his audiences. He really is the most demanding […]


Maggie Cheung (Su Li-zhen – Mrs. Chan), Tony Leung Chiu Wai (Chow Mo-wan). Screenplay by Wong Kar-wai. Directed by Wong Kar-wai. Rating: PG. Running time: 94 minutes. So this is more like it. After being ecstatic about Chungking Express but then downtrodden by the elusive Happy Together, I’m delighted to say my reaction to In The […]