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Vin Diesel’s Riddick has become one of sci-fi’s most entertaining characters, almost in spite of his own franchise. 2000’s “Pitch Black” was a superb, claustrophobic sci-fi-horror flick which introduced us to the badass antihero and a whole lot of alien-slaying. But...
Sep 18 2013
(USA/Pakistan) Lahore, Pakistan. An American professor has been kidnapped, and CIA operatives are desperate to find their countryman. In a student café near the university, American journalist Bobby Lincoln (Liev Schreiber) sits down with a young Pakistani professor, Changez Khan (Riz Ahmed,...
Sep 13 2013
I grew up in Saint Croix, US Virgin Islands. I started to play when I was about four. My dad was a Lutheran preacher—a minister. So I ended up having to play the piano for the choir, and the jazz ensemble. I went to school as a music major, but they just weren’t teaching me. I switched...
Sep 6 2013
Sun, speed… Zhuhai? Zhuhai may not be a city that we think about much in Hong Kong, out of SAR loyalty: if you’re going to China, why not go to Macau? But aside from being a gentle, sleepy coastal city, Zhuhai has its own petrol-filled charm. It’s the home to the Zhuhai...
Sep 6 2013
HK Magazine: You’ve just finished high school. What are you up to now? SkiBs: I’m spending a year in Hong Kong making music. I live on my own now, in Hang Hau. It’s nice and cheap out there, it’s quiet and I can focus on my music. I have a big project called “East...
Aug 23 2013
"A LO MAI GAI yeah you’re into this Some chicken in that rice all GLUTINOUS I’m a man with needs and a spicy BENT Got that CHIU CHOW CHILI when I repraZENT Got an expat taste, want those CHAR SIU BAO Take the measure of a restaurant with their FRESH HAR GOW Water chestnut...
Aug 22 2013
CY vs. LH: A semi-plausible rap battle "Yo my name’s CHUN-YING but you can call me C-Y I’m the CE of this city and it gets me all the TAI-TAIS Got a line to the CCP that tells me what to SAY Got a basement in my house and it isn’t meant to STAY But it doesn’t really...
Aug 22 2013
Mong Kok is people-heaving, Nathan Road stretching onwards TST is crammed with life (but going East is pointless) Causeway Bay’s a shopping mecca, ignoring all the trite ads Yau Ma Tei’s a chopping mecca, if you owe the triads Shek O, Lamma Island, hippies hangin’ free Cool...
Aug 22 2013
A 40-minute drive from Chongqing airport, the hotel is the chain’s first hot spring resort. It’s home to 107 suites and villas, all of which contain their own hot spring pools. The North Hot Springs have been around for nearly 1,600 years, and they sit at 38°C—perfect for...
Aug 9 2013
You could go from this…
Shark Week may have just finished, but that doesn’t mean that your toothy fun has to end just yet. Uber-fancy resort The One&Only Cape Town has just launched a “Close Encounter Experience” package that introduces guests to nature’s toothier inhabitants. The resort is a...
Aug 9 2013