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teleportcity:

Even still more More Master of the Flying Guillotine

Celebrate Brigitte Lin Ching-Hsia’s birthday with a gallery of movie posters from her films.

(most come from HKMDB.com)

Films represented: The East Is Red; Dragon Inn; Peking Opera Blues; Chungking Express; Bride With White Hair; Swordsman 2; Dream Of The Red Chamber; Zu: Warriors From The Magic Mountain.

Brigitte Lin Ching-Hsia as Asia in Swordsman II, the Victor Victoria of wuxia movies. Last genderqueer picture from HK cinema today, I promise.

Brigitte Lin Ching-Hsia as Asia in Swordsman II, the Victor Victoria of wuxia movies. Last genderqueer picture from HK cinema today, I promise.

Windy confronts Yang in Kagan McLeod’s Infinite Kung Fu. One of the panels from this was used in Comics Editor Carol’s piece on IKF.
Read a preview of IKF here.

Windy confronts Yang in Kagan McLeod’s Infinite Kung Fu. One of the panels from this was used in Comics Editor Carol’s piece on IKF.

Read a preview of IKF here.

softfilm:

Wu Suxin cross-dressing in The Female Knight-Errant White Rose (1929)
(Source: “From Pearl White to White Rose Woo: Tracing the Vernacular Body of Nüxia in Chinese Silent Cinema, 1927-1931” by Weihong Bao)

softfilm:

Wu Suxin cross-dressing in The Female Knight-Errant White Rose (1929)

(Source: “From Pearl White to White Rose Woo: Tracing the Vernacular Body of Nüxia in Chinese Silent Cinema, 1927-1931” by Weihong Bao)

Happy Birthday, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai

Here’s a gallery of posters from some of his films.

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Poster Gallery: Ladies of Asskickery

A gallery of poster art accompanying this week’s Gutter article: "Heroic Trio."

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