The Great Wall

The Chinese are coming. Well, actually, they are already here, and they have been coming for a while. I am not talking politically because that is a different, more complicated job for a blogger, rather I am talking about the Chinese influence over Hollywood. We have seen it in the way that Hollywood markets films... Continue Reading →

Farewell, My Concubine

Synopsis Farewell, My Concubine follows the lives of two Beijing Opera Actors, Cheng Dieyi and Duan Xialou, who perform the leads in an Opera of the same name. Starting with the two as children being trained in the 1920s through the Japanese invasion during World War Two, finally the rise of communism in China and... Continue Reading →

Powered by

Up ↑