The Magic Kitchen is an ensemble of Hong Kong superstars Sammi Cheung and Andy Lau plus the popular young icon Jerry Yan, all three heartthrobs create an invincible synergy. The Magic Kitchen ranks the top 10 movies of the year. It is an adaptation of an eponymous novel by a Hong Kong new literary star Lin Yong-chen, in which the plot beautifully combines comedy and tasty food together. Yau (Sammi Cheung) is a famous chef who owns a speakeasy restaurant (what is speakeasy restaurant?) and cooks everything literally from the recipe book inherited from her deceased mother. Behind her successful career, she is haunted by a family curse overshadowing three generations and destines her to fail in every relationship. On a tour to the “Iron Chef” TV show in Japan with her assistant and secret admirer Hall (Jerry Yan), Yau meets her ex-boyfriend Chuen (Andy Lau) whom she still cannot let go after all these years. Even worse, she finds out that Chuen is in a happy relationship and going to engage her best friend. Overwhelmed by shocking and heartbreaking truths during the tour, Yau suddenly realizes that the key to break the curse is to start a fresh new relationship with Hall.
Andy Lau, Sammi Cheng, Jerry Yan, Stephen Fung, Daniel Wu, Anthony Wong, Vincent Kuk
In the second half of the epic drama directed by John Woo starring an international cast, the steamer "Taiping" docks in the harbor with swarms of people rushing to the boat. As it sets sail and leaves China, little did the people onboard know the voyage to Taiwan will be a fateful one...
Takeshi Kaneshiro, Zhang Zi Yi, Huang Xiao Ming, Tong Da Wei, Song Hye Gyo, Masami Nagasawa
Ma Yongzhen (Philip Ng) and Lung Chat (Andy On) are renowned after taking down the Axe Gang, the largest triad gang in Shanghai. Ma is also helped by a kung fu master, the Iron Leader (Sammo Hung), to fight against their enemy. Being defeated, the Axe Gang holds a grudge and kills Lung. Ma, after watching his brother die, decides to take revenge.
Starring Ruby Lin and Simon Yam, this horror-drama takes place in the voluptuous and charming Shanghai in the 1930s. Set in a haunted theatre, the vengeful spirits of a tragically-trapped performance troupe murdered in a fire 13 years ago waits for the once-grand palatial playhouse to re-open with a new show...and bring new victims.
"Money, love, or dignity?" is the question underlining the movie Day of Redemption. The story follows Gu Bin, a dropout turned first-rate negotiating expert who is not afraid to resort to trickery in order to climb the ranks of society. Favored by Alice, the arrogant and bossy daughter of a rich businessman, Gu Bin is stunned to discover that his competitor in a business acquisition negotiation is none other than Zhou Ting, his first love and with whom he was in a relationship for eight years. In the ensuing nine-hour acquisition case, which takes place during a seemingly normal nine-hour workday, both Gu Bin and Zhou Ting must make a choice between work and love.
Power-hungry overlord Conquer (Sonny Chiba) is out to take over the martial arts world, and his victory depends on two children named Wind and Cloud. Acting on a prophecy by the Mud Buddha (Wayne Lai), Conquer hunts down the two boys, kills their parents, and takes them as disciples. Ten years later, Wind (Ekin Cheng) has grown into a laidback, kind-hearted swordsman, and Cloud (Aaron Kwok), a cold and silent brooder, both with superior martial arts skills. As the top lieutenants in Conquer's clan, Wind and Cloud have as prophesized aided their master in his evil quest to dominate the world. But as he stands at the brink of absolute power, Conquer finally hears the second half of the prophecy: Wind and Cloud will bring him victory... and also downfall.
An aging hoodlum who wants to go clean decides to invest his time and money in proper business by opening a tea-house. However, when the tea-house stands in the way of a development project supported by a rival gang who try to strong-arm everyone out of the development area, he must call upon his old gang to save his tea-house and the others in the project. Starring Anthony Chau-Sang Wong and Charlene Choi.
Anthony Wong, Charlene Choi, Wong You Nam, Michael Chan, Frankie Ng
After 16 years of imprisonment, a gangster gathers his old crew for one last heist by converting a minibus to look like a police van in this action-comedy starring Francis Ng and Simon Yam. However, not only does a police officer figure out the gangs intent, but another group of ruthless thieves are after the same mark...
Since ancient times, the earth has been home to an alien species called MEOW, who have transformed themselves as cats, living in every corner of the world. Enter Xi Xili, the latest MEOW to visit Earth, who intends to invade the planet when a family in Hong Kong takes him in as a pet.
Louis Koo, Li Ma, Chutian Liu, Andy Huang, Michelle Wai