Updates on September 19, 2015
Spurred by the flame raging in his heart, the Black Swordsman Guts continues his seemingly endless quest for revenge. Standing in his path are heinous outlaws, delusional evil spirits, and a devout child of god. Even as it chips away at his life, Guts continues to fight his enemies, who wield repulsive and inhumane power, with nary but his body and sword – his strength as a human. What lies at the end of his travels? The answer is shrouded in the “night.”
Brotherhood: Final Fantasy XV
BROTHERHOOD FINAL FANTASY XV is an anime series consisting of five standalone episodes. BROTHERHOOD delves into the friendships between Crown Prince Noctis and his three comrades, setting the stage for the adventure players will set out upon in the upcoming RPG.
When fifteen-year-old Nikaidou Kaho leaves her sheltered home to start life anew in a Tokyo high school dormitory, the last thing she expects is to nearly get hit by a truck! Saved in the nick of time by a handsome stranger, Kaho falls head over heels for him and, after finally tracking him down, boldly confesses her feelings. Turns out Kaho’s mystery savior, Kanade, is the son of Kaho’s new landlord! The handsome object of Kaho’s affection agrees to go out with her, but her newfound bliss is short-lived when it turns out that her new boyfriend…is a fifth-grader?!
An unprecedented media show is on air at a TV broadcasting studio. The show is asking people whether a spider that drove an assemblyman crazy should be publicly executed or not. The spider in question is Je Bul-chal(meaning ‘my mistake’), a hardworking young individual who became ‘an ear cleaner’ because of a precious memory he holds concerning his sister. In order to take a poll about his execution, the story of how Mr. Sorry became a spider is gradually revealed.
All for the Winner (1990)
A man discovers that his dumb, lovable nephew can see through objects and decides to unleash him into the world of gambling.
All’s Well, Ends Well (1992)
A romantic Chinese New Year comedy about the three Shang brothers. Eldest brother Shang Moon is a philandering businessman who treats his hideous yet hard-working wife like dirt. Middle brother Shang Foon is a disc jockey/playboy who tries to score with as many girls as possible. Youngest brother Shang So is an obviously gay dance instructor. Moon soon gets the tables turned on him as his wife leaves to become a glamorous karaoke hostess, and Foon gets into a bizarre relationship with a fan so obsessed with movies that she constantly acts out characters on dates, until he suddenly becomes temporarily mentally ill. And So is continually at odds with obvious butch lesbian family cousin. Hilarity ensues.
All’s Well, Ends Well 1997 (1997)
Lo King, a dependent playboy, fakes his own mental illness in attempts to inherit the fortune of his two older brothers, Lo Leung and Lo Fei, who are plagued with their own troubles. Leung is a busy businessman who is planning to open a restaurant. Due to his busy schedule, he is putting his relationship at risk with his wife. Fei is a scholar who brings home a finance-troubled girl, Shenny, to arouse hatred in his father (in return with some money) so he can choose to marry his punkish girlfriend, whom his father detests. However, unbeknown-st to Fei, Shenny develops a crush on him.
Two Japanese scientists, Ushioda and Ochi, develop a bond with their sled dogs while on an expedition in Antarctica. Ushioda and Ochi eventually leave Antarctica, only to return to search for the dogs inadvertently marooned there.
Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above (2013)
Documenting Taiwan from an aerial perspective offering a glimpse of Taiwan’s natural beauty as well as the effect of human activities and urbanization on our environment.
Cape No. 7 (2008)
A unusual group of people in a village on the coast of Taiwan form a band to perform at a beach concert, while the lead singer searches for the intended recipient of 7 lost love letters.
David Loman (2013)
While working for a gang boss, Ta Te unwittingly becomes the man in charge after accidentally setting off a major shootout that took out the rest of the gang. Renaming himself David Loman, Ta Te would stand at the top for over a decade. The price of Loman’s fame and power is losing his daugher, who has become resentful to him. When a Feng Shui master tells Loman to stay away from the crime world for a few days, he decides to find a local shop owner who resembles him to switch places with him. After the decoy is assassinated, the real Loman decides to team up with the dead man’s son to seek revenge and get rid of his enemies once and for all.
Fight Back to School (1991)
A SWAT team leader is going undercover at a high school to retrieve a stolen gun for his captain.
Fight Back to School II (1992)
On the course of a case involving terrorists, Sing has been demoted to traffic duty. After feeling insulted being assigned to traffic duty, he quits the police force. Having no money left and a degrading marriage and bank account, he decides to do the thing he does best, to be an undercover cop.
Fight Back to School III (1993)
Bizarre Parody of Basic Instinct and Fatal Attraction by Hong Kong’s slapstick king Wong Jing.
Finding Altamira (2016)
Life and events of the man who realized one of the most important discoveries of the 19th century: Altamira’s caves.
From Afar (2015)
Armando, a 50 year man, seeks young men in Caracas and pays them just for company. One day he meets Elder, a 17 years boy that is the leader of a criminal gang, and that meeting changes their lives forever.
Justice, My Foot! (1992)
Stephen Chow’s special brand of very modern, very Hong Kong screwball comedy entered a new phase with Justice, My Foot!, a costume farce set in imperial China. Chow is a shyster with an equally eccentric kung-fu ace of a wife, hilariously played by Anita Mui Yim-fong. Accompanied by Chow’s number one screen sidekick, Ng Man-tat, he manages to bring justice to the court and laughter to the viewer.
Level Up (2016)
A fast-paced, high concept thriller following a 20 something layabout, who over the course of a day, is forced to make his way across an increasingly strange and sinister London, in order to save his kidnapped girlfriend.
Ma ma (2015)
In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.
Miracles from Heaven (2016)
A young girl suffering from a rare digestive disorder finds herself miraculously cured after surviving a terrible accident.
Mother’s Day (2016)
Three generations come together in the week leading up to Mother’s Day.
Mr. Nice Guy (1997)
A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Mr. Right (2015)
A girl falls for the “perfect” guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he’s a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him.
Our Song (2000)
Focusing on the bonding between three girls in Brooklyn’s “Jackie Robinson Steppers Marching Band” and the choices the girls face once their high school closes down for asbestos removal.
Set on a remote Pacific island, covered in rain forest and dominated by an active volcano, this heartfelt story, enacted by the Yakel tribe, tells of a sister’s loyalty, a forbidden love affair and the pact between the old ways and the new.
The Boss (2016)
A titan of industry is sent to prison after she’s caught insider trading. When she emerges ready to rebrand herself as America’s latest sweetheart, not everyone she screwed over is so quick to forgive and forget.
The Fits (2015)
While training at the gym 11-year-old tomboy Toni becomes entranced with a dance troupe. As she struggles to fit in she finds herself caught up in danger as the group begins to suffer from fainting spells and other violent fits.
The God of Cookery (1996)
The most renowned and feared chef in the world loses his title of God of Cookery because of his pompous attitude. Humbled he sets out to reclaim his title.
The Neon Demon (2016)
When aspiring model Jesse moves to Los Angeles, her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.
The Top Bet (1991)
Taiwanese triad leader Chung Chan (Jeffrey Lau) demands that the Saint of Gamblers, Chow Sing Cho (Stephen Chow), play cards for him at an upcoming gambling tournament – at the stake of his Uncle Blackie Tat’s (Man Tat Ng) life. However, because Sing is away traveling around the world, Tat hopes that Sing’s sister Mei (Anita Mui) would enter the tournament, as she has magical powers like her brother. Unfortunately, she refuses to gamble and is looking to apprehend Sing herself for abusing his powers in gambling. As a result, this leaves Tat to seek out the dicey Queen Of Gamblers (Carol ‘Do Do’ Cheng) to play for him instead.
In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.
Wanted by the Chinese mafia, a New York City bike messenger escapes into the world of parkour after meeting a beautiful stranger.
Through a painting, a college boy unexpectedly travels 100 years back in time, back to the 1920’s, when Taiwan was under Japanese rule.
Zero Days (2016)
A documentary focused on Stuxnet, a piece of self-replicating computer malware that the U.S. and Israel unleashed to destroy a key part of an Iranian nuclear facility, and which ultimately spread beyond its intended target.