35 Years Later: Project A II A計劃續集 (1987)

In 1987, Jackie Chan ruled the Top 10 Hong Kong box office with two movies including Armour of God <龍兄虎弟> and Project A II <A計劃續集>. The former, of course, became the highest-grossing Hong Kong movie at the time with a then-astounding HK$35.4 million.

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30 Years Later: Once Upon A Time In China II 黃飛鴻之二男兒當自強 (1992)

April 16, 1992, was a significant release date for not one but two of the most quintessential Hong Kong movies ever made. Those movies in question include Hard Boiled <辣手神探> and Once Upon A Time In China II <黃飛鴻之二男兒當自強>.

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30 Years Later: Once Upon A Time In China 黃飛鴻 (1991)

There was a time when movies featuring a certain folk hero dominated Hong Kong cinema during the ’90s era, even though with varying degrees of success. That folk hero in question was Wong Fei-Hung played by the charismatic Jet Li — the role that made him a Hong Kong superstar at the time.

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Vengeance Is Mine 血夜天使 (1988) & Dragon Fight 龍在天涯 (1989) Reviews

The Hong Kong film industry has recently lost a veteran director: Billy Tang (Hin-Shing), who passed away earlier this week at the age of 69 due to head-and-neck cancer known as nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

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