Monthly Archives: April 2010

Lau Kar-Leung working on The Grand Master?

According to Sammo Hung who worked on rival Yip Man film Ip Man 2, legendary martial arts choreographer Lau Kar-Leung (“Drunken Master 2”) is connected with “The Grand Master”, though it’s unclear in what capacity as Yuen Woo-Ping (“Crouching Tiger, … Continue reading

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The Lady From Shanghai – what happened? part 4

BACK ON?13 December 2007Interview with Wong Kar-wai with LondonNet: What can you tell us about Lady From Shanghai, the film you’re doing with Nicole Kidman?WKW: Well, we’re working on the script. We have ideas. Normally I will build a story … Continue reading

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The Lady From Shanghai – what happened? part 3

MY BLUEBERRY NIGHTS 13 February 2006“Grammy-winning singer Norah Jones, daughter of Indian musician Ravi Shankar, will make her film debut in the first English-language film by acclaimed Hong Kong art-house director Wong Kar-wai.Wong was originally scheduled to shoot “The Lady … Continue reading

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The Lady From Shanghai – what happened? part 2

21 June 2005This article mentioned that Nicole just recently returned from a 4 month vacation in Australia, and has conferred with Wong Kar-wai in Sydney. It also mentioned a recent interview with Nicole where she said she had freed up … Continue reading

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The Lady From Shanghai – what happened? part 1

Whatever happened to WKW’s “The Lady From Shanghai”? First and foremost this is not a remake of the 1947 Orson Welles film of the same title, nor is it based on its source novel “If I Die Before I Wake” … Continue reading

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Julian Cheung Chi-Lam cast in The Grand Master

At a media event, Hong Kong singer/actor Julian Cheung Chi-Lam (A Mob Story) told reporters that he will be starring in “The Grand Master”. http://the-sun.on.cc/cnt/entertainment/20100320/00470_013.html?pubdate=20100320Julian Cheung’s IMDB link: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0156492/

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Filming The Grand Master in Liaoyang War Museum

Filming “The Grand Master” in Liaoyang War Museum Old Building and it’s hard to see any of the stars as the crew has not allowed others to stay in the hotels. The arrival of Wong Kar-wai, Tony Leung, Zhang Ziyi, … Continue reading

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