Hong Kong crime thriller is a steal.
"The Midnight After," a post-apocalyptic thriller which premieres next month in Berlin's Panorama section, will be distributed in international markets by Fortissimo Films.
Already a major hit in Asia, this high-octane South Korean remake of Hong Kong thriller "Eye in the Sky" sustains its nervy tension all the way.
This somewhat uneven but engrossing mini-triptych should please fans of Asian horror without necessarily scaring their pants off.
Tiger Chen gives a technically dazzling display of human combat in Keanu Reeves' otherwise workmanlike directing debut.
Well Go USA has acquired all North American rights to Dong-hoo Choi's heist actioner "The Thieves" from Showbox/Mediaplex Inc. two weeks after its North American premiere at the Toronto Film Festival.
A debonair caper that brings together Korean and Chinese cat burglars for a diamond heist in Macao, "The Thieves" owes much to the sparky gamesmanship and glamour casting of Steven Soderbergh's…
Gut-wrenching violence, classical music, daddy issues and Lolita complexes are grist for director Roy Chow Hin Yeung's grisly mill in "Nightfall," a Hong Kong thriller with a strong noirish flavor…
Manna for those who like their kung fu straight and wireless, their villains Japanese and their heroes unconflicted Chinese patriots.
Johnnie To's "Exiled" plays like a lazy-day, Mexican-set Western that happens to take place in Macau. Far more stylized and playful, and less complexly plotted, than the recent "Election" duo…