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At the Hong Kong Movies: 600 Reviews from 1988 Till the Handover

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In the late 1980s and early 1990s, Hong Kong cinema reached new heights in productivity and technical expertise -- though not necessarily attaining a corresponding pinnacle of quality in terms of script and content. After 1992, the film industry began a period of decline, victim of rising ticket prices, lack of new stars, proliferation of pirated VCDs, and strong competiti ...more
Paperback, 656 pages
Published November 1st 1999 by Odyssey Publications
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May 17, 2008 Ed rated it liked it
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Paul Fonoroff loves Hong Kong cinema although during the ten years leading up to July 1, 1997 it was a rarely requited love, at least based on the evidence in here. The reviews are no longer than the space available in his weekly column in the "South China Morning Post", they were written under deadline pressure and with the Anglophone residents of the then Crown Colony in mind. I have read them all over the past few months, a few at a time, and have found some interesting patterns.

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