Golden Harvest

The Man From Hong Kong: A Dangerous Action Movie

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Zhang Yimou’s recent Great Wall shows that, with audiences and producers alike, there’ll always be a weird fascination to East-meets-West action flicks. When the kung fu movie boom of the 1970s shot Chinese cinema into the Western spotlight, international producers rushed to get in on it. Eager to capitalise on a bottomless audience appetite …

Hong Kong Icon Golden Harvest Plans Return to Production

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Soon to be flush with cash, Golden Harvest, one of the most iconic names in Asian cinema, is planning a return to film production and distribution. The move is expected to follow the recently agreed sale of parent company Orange Sky Golden Harvest’s entire exhibition business in China. OSGH last week announced …

Where’s The Kung Fu?

Thumbnail image for Where’s The Kung Fu? June 7, 2011

To most fans, seeing Shaw Brothers or Golden Harvest on a film is pretty much the same has a banner across the poster announcing AMAZING MARTIAL ARTS ACTION! That really isn’t too surprising, after all there are many entertainment companies that become more than a brand and are intimately connected with a certain genre. EC, for example …