News — Charmaine Sheh
The Leakers 洩密者們 (2018) - Hong Kong
Charmaine Sheh Chrissie Chau Francis Ng Julian Cheung The LeakersAndrew Chan
The Leakers 洩密者們 (2018) - Hong Kong Reviewed by Andrew Chan (Film Critics Circle of Australia) Prolific director Herman Yau starts his 2018 with action investigative thriller in “The Leakers”. Largely filmed in Malaysia, the film is an interesting and though provoking that challenges the big pharmaceutical companies and comments on the wiki leaks in similar fashion. We get a similar trio cast from “Line Walker” with Julian Cheung, Francis Ng and Charmaine Sheh playing key roles. It goes to show how important an interesting and entertaining plot is as it’s light years ahead of their previous...
Film Review: Agent Mr. Chan 棟篤特工 (2018) - Hong Kong
Agent Mr. Chan Charmaine Sheh Dayo Wong Lawrence Cheng Ronald Cheng Sammi ChengAndrew Chan
Agent Mr. Chan 棟篤特工 (2018) - Hong Kong Reviewed by Andrew ChanIt’s been almost too long since stand up comedian Dayo Wong appeared on the big screen. Most of them were cheap and disposable films that bombed out in the local box office. However with Agent Mr. Chan this is about to change. Opening during the lunar Chinese new year period, the film already grossed over $20 million HK during the 4 days holiday. Whilst there are plenty of laughter and laugh out loud moments, Wong manages to steer clear of genre cliches and produces something awkwardly enjoyable if not entirely...