EFC II #161 – Chungking Express (1994)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#161 – Chungking Express (1994)
Dir. Wong Kar-wai
Starring: Brigitte Lin, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai, Faye Wong, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Valerie Chow, Thom Baker, Chan Kam-Chuen

The one hundred and sixty-first installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Wong Kar-wai’s stylish drama about two Hong Kong cops getting over break ups, Chungking Express.

July 2017

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes I think so, like many I’ve seen from the book so far, it’s unlike anything else I’ve seen and has stuck in my head very strongly.

 

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EFC II #99 – A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#99 – A Chinese Ghost Story {倩女幽魂 Sinnui Yauman} (1987)
Dir. Ching Siu-Tung
Starring: Leslie Cheung, Joey Wong, Wu Ma, Wang Zuxian, Liu Zhaoming

The ninety-ninth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, an off the wall, genre mixing blend of action, romance, horror, fantasy and the surreal, A Chinese Ghost Story.

Recorded in October 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Connie: I don’t know…

Luke: YES, it’s pure entertainment, I loved it, and I love that it is in the book.