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Teenage Dreamers Review By Silver Emulsion Film Reviews

Teenage Dreamers is a charming example of the Hong Kong youth film, a genre that has endeared itself to me over the years. Films about youth are common around the globe (we are all human, after all), but the movies out of Hong Kong have...

TI LUNG DOUBLE FEATURE: DUEL OF FISTS AND DESTINY’S CHAMPION

Ti Lung and kickboxing are the common threads in Duel of Fists and Destiny’s Champion. The protagonists in each could not be more different but both movies deal with the role of fighting in shaping or revealing character. And at the heart of each film...

Black Magic Article By Silver Emulsion Film Reviews

Any self-respecting fan of black magic films owes it to themselves to check out the film that spawned countless imitators and an entire sub-genre of Hong Kong horror films: Ho Meng-Hua's Black Magic. The dark arts show up here and there in earlier films, such as the incredible 1972 Sun...

CELEBRATE ALEXANDER FU SHENG’S BIRTHDAY WITH DISCIPLES OF SHAOLIN

Today is Alexander Fu Sheng’s birthday. Star of films like the Brave Archer Series and My Rebellious Son, he tragically died in a car accident in 1983 while filming Eight Diagram Pole Fighter. Today I wanted to pick a film to help celebrate his career....

10 MORE SHAW BROTHERS FILMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

10 new Celestial Pictures' Shaw Brothers films have been added to Amazon Prime, Google Play, Microsoft , and iTunes! With films from Sun Chung's "Destiny's Champion" to the Kara Hui starred film, "The Lady Is The Boss," you'll have plenty to pick for your Shaw...

FIVE BONE-CHILLING MONSTERS AND VILLAINS FOR OCTOBER

Here are five Shaw Brothers villains to repulse and frighten for the autumn holidays. If you are looking for something on the spooky side, this is a great selection of madmen and vengeful spirits to watch during October. Putting this list together was actually quite...