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GOOD TAKE is an omnibus of five short stories with 85 minutes duration, filled with suspense, surprise etc. The ending of each story is never what it seems.... (The Movie Database)
A young woman becomes a surrogate mother to cover her brother's medical bills, but several weeks into the pregnancy the contract is unexpectedly cancelled and she must decide what to do. (imdb)
it's only Chinese we can include everything that moves into our gastronomical cuisine, and for films, everything can be kung-fu-ed. From card sharks to period dramas and even hip-hop and mah-jong, you can slap some characters who are versed in the martial arts of wire-fu into a story, and conjure some bland cinematic magic with it. To boost attendance numbers, throw in a singer / teen idol in it, and you probably won't go too wrong.it's having a story which smelt like another. (imdb)
The son of a deceased Macau casino owner (Koo) must rise through the poker ranks to take back what is rightfully his from the poker expert Uno (Lau).
A group of women who have been wronged by various men or groups are given a chance at vengeance. One woman, once beaten to a miscarriage, trains these once mistreated women to become artful killers; using their looks to get close to targets. In the end, though, two befriended women find that not all is as it seams and vengeance without conscience is worse then the acts committed by their targets. (imdb)
It may be played with the hands but the fist game is a game of the heart. It's a lot like falling in love. There is no sure win strategy, and there is no magic formula to help you read your opponent. To win, you have to commit yourself fully to the game, and make accurate guesses. Vivian loses her lover and her dignity in a pub one night. Believing nothing is impossible, she decides that her future was in her own hands. She would win everything back with her bare hands. (asianwiki)
Informed by fortune teller Blind Liu that he has been hexed, down-on-his-luck mechanic Chen Chuan is determined to turn his life around. Soon, Chen becomes convinced that it is his wife's infidelity that has cast a dark shadow over his live, and determines to kill her in hopes of breaking the jinx. (hkcinemagic.com)
One boy's exploration of adult life. Kwong is a young boy coping with a difficult family life. His mother commits suicide when she discovers that her husband... (imdb)
Fanny is a skilled mahjong player and young housewife, who's usually forbidden from her tile-clicking addiction by husband Johnny. However, when Johnny falls in with gambler Demon, Fanny gets sent packing. Johnny takes up with Demon's sister Curvy, and Fanny is left alone and seems to lose her mahjong-playing skills. Luckily, she has a chance to reclaim her husband in a mahjong tournament. (imdb)
A hodgepodge of movie parodies, vaguely meaningful Hindu mythology, and over-the-top everything else, this Lunar New Year film echoes last year's Fantasia in that it takes a cast of pretty big stars, has them act silly, and supposes that it all means something. Both films are completely weightless, and both feature a pronounced manic tone that could leave you exhausted. However, Himalaya Singh is much worse than Fantasia - which is mystifying because really, the two films are quite alike. (lovehkfilm.com)
The story of a Chi-Man (Lau Ching Wan), a man seeking extra-marital excitement when his wife leaves for a trip, His desires are overwhelmed when he meets beautiful young Cherry (Cherrie Ying) and his former girlfriend Bing (Carina Lau). (Hong Kong Cinemagic)
A former judo champion quits the tournament cirucit and runs a nightclub. However, when a new challenger appears as well as an old rival and a judo master in need of reviving his school, the young man must go back in training and prepare for the ultimate challenge. (imdb)
American Chinese Ding (Cherrie Ying) studies drama in Beijing. One day, she helps her friend chase after her boyfriend, running vigorously on a Beijing street where she bumps into Dong (Louis Koo). The next day, Ding visits Dong, who, strangely enough, denies their acquaintance. Dong's buddy Dr Ching (Tats Lau) diagnoses his erratic behavior as the protection mechanism of human brain. The only way to lessen the pain is to erase or repress happy memories... (Hong Kong Cinemagic)
In hopes of launching exceptional careers, A Zhong (Chan) and Andy (Koo) publish an erotic magazine. Their dreams of wealth and happiness come true but there are a few unexpected side effects that accompany their newfound profession...
After serving years of jail time, triad gang member Joe is released and gets a job at a restaurant owned by his close friend, Dick, who has connections to the mob. When Joe learns of a plot against Dick's life, he is again drawn into a life of crime. (imdb)
The newlyweds Jack and Ching move into a new apartment. Jack gets smacked by a car and goes into a coma, but a miraculous recovery occurs. Jack begins having visions of death around the house and he finds Ching has begun to act strangely. (imdb)
Andy Lau plays the Mahjong Warrior, who seem not to be able to lose. Rich as he may be, life is not so simple: by chance he finds his lost mother who now has Alzheimer's, a brother who lost his riches in the dot com bubble, and a girlfriend intent on getting back with him. Add this to a gangster rap of a underground mahjong circle (as underground as the local comedy burger bar, mind you), mix thoroughly and you have a kaleidoscope of humour that will tickle you for an hour and a half. (imdb)
After a car accident, a woman can see ghosts.
Namson Lau, a small-time dance instructor who schemes with his partner (Gordon Lam) to hook frigid businesswoman Tina Cheung (Anita Mui) as a means of increasing their dwindling bankroll. With some prodding from her brother (Edison Chan), Tina signs up for lessons. Meanwhile, flighty waitress Kam (Sandra Ng) becomes enchanted with Namson at first sight and takes classes just for a chance to rub thighs with her instructor. And there's dancing. (lovehkfilm.com)
For many years professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness, which only becomes worse after the death of his love, Nancy. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin. Chin, hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's life with a mission--to unveil O's identity and usurp his place as the number one sharp-shooting assassin in the game. (imdb)