First Impression: What do you think of Li Yi Tong’s Bloody Romance?

As I have mentioned before, the promotional materials of this drama caught my attention! Bloody Romance (媚者无疆) is adapted from the novel written by Ban Ming Ban Mei and stars Li Yi Tong, Qu Chu Xiao, and Puff Kuo. Our heroine is sold to a brothel at the tender age of 16 where she’s tortured, assaulted, and treated like crap until she’s rescued and sent to a mysterious place. There she’s trained to become a top assassin!

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Li Yi Tong, Qu Chu Xiao, and Puff Kuo in a Bloody Romance

Lol. I can’t stop laughing at the title, especially weird for an ancient series no less! Bloody Romance (媚者无疆) is adapted from the novel written by Ban Ming Ban Mei and stars Li Yi Tong, Qu Chu Xiao, and Puff Kuo. And why is it bloody? Cause our heroine is sold to a brothel at the tender age of 16 where she’s tortured, assaulted, and treated like crap until she’s rescued and sent to a mysterious place. There she’s trained to become a top assassin!

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Inference Notes drama version with Hou Ming Hao and Zhang Zi Feng

Inference Notes (推理笔记) is the drama version of thriller film out not so long ago featuring Chen Dou Ling and Lin Bo Hong. The drama version has Hou Ming Hao, Zhang Zi Feng, and Wang Duo. The story revolves around our students and leading the group is a mathematical genius played by Zhang Zi Feng and Ming Hao takes on the other half of her partner-in-crime status. After receiving a heart transplant, she begins getting entangled in murder mysteries within and around the school, which is the tip of something darker and more sinister – organ trafficking.

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Jay Chou and Cindy Yen sing for Ice Fantasy soundtrack

Opening and Ending themesongs are revealed for upcoming fantasy drama, Ice Fantasy, starring Feng Shao Feng, Ma Tian Yu, and Victoria Song! Jay Chou is a busy man lately isn’t he?

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22nd Shanghai International Film and TV Festival Part 2

Can’t believe I’m doing Part 2 for this darn festival! If yesterday was for local TV dramas, today is the hottest star gathering in the movie world.

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Official First Trailer for Legend of Ravaging Dynasties

Finally a real trailer instead of the constant behind-the-scene works. Don’t get me wrong, I like those too, but I also want to see some real action and concrete work. It’s definitely a very refreshing concept (motion captioning) for China to tackle, and let’s hope it opens doors for more creative storytelling!

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Ou Yang Nana and Cheney Chen’s promo for Yes Mr. Fashion

Directed by Guo Jing Ming, Yes Mr. Fashion (是!尚先生) is like a vehicle for Yang Mi’s boys from her Tiny Times franchise. The OTP – Cheney Chen and Ou Yang Nana – looks okay together but the age difference is jarring. He’s a 90’er and she was born in 2000! She’s only 16 people! Can we not follow the trend in Kdramas and cast underage actresses with actors a decade or so older than them? Lordy. I feel queasy…

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