Painted Faces (1988) Review: Never Look Down on Yourself Even if People Do

One thing I love about Hong Kong films back in the 80s to mid 90s is that it has the tendency to praise hard work and perseverance. Netflix did a great a job at recommending Painted Faces to me as I really enjoyed watching martial arts films but not all of them are made with … Continue reading Painted Faces (1988) Review: Never Look Down on Yourself Even if People Do

Love and Fortune Review: Sometimes the Other Half Is Literally Half Our Age

Have you ever eaten anything that tasted sweet and then the more you bite into it, it became bitter and tangy? I just described my emotions for Love and Fortune. Love and marriage is a happy ending for most women. But some are just unlucky--meeting the wrong guy at the right time, and meeting the … Continue reading Love and Fortune Review: Sometimes the Other Half Is Literally Half Our Age

Netflix Series Atelier: It’s Not Just About Underwear

My mother once said, you can tell a lot about a person’s personality based on the shoes he or she wears.  From looking at the picture below (yes it’s my shoes), that’s not far from the truth. I’m plain, practical, and environmentally conscious.  Rain or shine, I love to walk. I’ve had these shoes for … Continue reading Netflix Series Atelier: It’s Not Just About Underwear