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Paperbackpages. A video lecture, I suppose. The thankless task of providing a detailed synopsis is carried off briskly, sustained by many explanations of culturally specific references.
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I want it to succeed. As sentimental and outrageous as Hong Kong films can be, David Bordwell demonstrates that they are not merely crowd-pleasing; they harbor remarkable inventiveness and careful craftsmanship and in many cases rise to the level of a rich and delightful art.
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