Schedule Week

12:00am

Lover's Rock

Cheng Pei-pei , Chiao Chuang

Pan Lei

Pan Lei, winner the China Literary Award for three consecutive years, wrote and directed this film about the lives and loves of a fishing village. It starred the glorious Cheng Pei-pei in her first film as a woman (she had debuted in a man’s role), and her much-lauded performance won her the prestigious Golden Accolade Award from the International Association Of Independent Producers a first for any Asian woman.
01:40am

Mission Impossible

Ching Li, Chen Hung Lieh

Joseph Kuo Nan Hong

A sword master’s daughter is pursued and poisoned by an evil master when bringing back the stolen Golden Sword to the palace. She dies on the run and returns as a spirit to take revenge by killing the evil master, and soon vanishes after returning the sword to the emperor.
03:25am

The Empress Dowager

Lisa Lu, Hsiao Yao, Ti Lung

Li Han-hsiang

Award-winning drama featuring a passionate performance by Lisa Lu, enhanced by sumptuous costumes and sets, produces a powerful, fascinating story. In five thousand years of Chinese history, there was never a more fascinating woman than the dragon lady of the Ching Dynasty, also the Empress Dowager, who was the power behind the throne for the last half of the 19th century. The vast tapestry of palace intrigues is vividly brought to the screen.
05:20am

The Lark

Peter Chen Ho , Carrie Ku Mei

Hsieh Chun

Sixties pop star Carrie Ku plays the "Little Lark" in this romantic-drama of mistaken identity that is a treasure trove of some of the most popular Mandarin songs of all time.
07:25am

The Twelve Gold Medallions

Chin Ping, Chiao Chiao, Yueh Hua, Wang Hsieh, Yang Chih Ching

Cheng Kang

This was one of top three films of 1970 and winner of "Outstanding Drama" at the 9th Golden Horse Awards. The evil minister uses twelve golden medallions to summon war hero Yueh Fei back from the frontline and execute him. A group of wandering warriors, led by Yueh Hua and Chin Ping, try to stop the medallion couriers.
09:15am

The Venus' Tear Diamond

Lily Ho, Ling Yun

Inoue Umetsugu

Legendary rival jewel thieves Fragrant Night and Nocturnal Earl travel to Japan to steal the famous Venus’ Tear Diamond. They fall quickly in love at first sight, without knowing the other person is their rival and is after the same prize. Who will get the diamond, and will it mean the end of their new found love?
11:10am

The Proud Youth

Huang Yu, Shih Szu, Chen Hui Min, Ling Yun

Sun Chung

Ling Hu Chong, a Huashan clan’s disciple, is assigned to find the successor to the score “The Proud One”. Ling identifies Ying for the score but finds out that she is the daughter of the evil clan’s leader. At the same time, he is unwittingly dragged into an epic power struggle between clans, with complicated allegiances and perplexing moralities.
12:50pm

The Shadow Boxing

Wang Yu, Liu Chia-hui, Huang Hsing-hsiu

Liu Chia-liang

Chan and his apprentice Fan transport vampires for a living. In their most recent job, they are hired to transport nine zombies at one go. When two of them hopped away, it is revealed that one of them is actually a man in disguise trying to escape from his enemies. It turns out that the fake zombie and Chan are both martial arts experts!
02:35pm

Marco Polo

Fu Sheng, Shih Szu, Richard Harrison

Chang Cheh

Mongolian emperor Kublai Khan is being assassinated while meeting with the Italian explorer Marco Polo. Marco Polo is appointed to lead the troops for the emperor to wipe out the anti-Mongol rebels. Yet, he is touched by these rebels who are resisting the Mongolian invasion of their homeland. Will Marco Polo stay loyal to the emperor?
04:30pm

Enchanting Shadow

Betty Loh Tih, Chao Lei, Yang Chi Ching, Lo Chi

Li Han Hsiang

A young scholar Ning spends the night in a creepy temple that is said to be haunted. He does not believe in the rumours, but soon meets a beautiful female ghost Nie. Nie is forced to stay in the temple to seduce young men for a powerful demon to feast on. Knowing Nie to be a kind ghost, Ning decides to help her escape from the demon’s clutches.
06:00pm

A Taste Of Cold Steel

Chang I, Chen Hung-lieh, Shu Pei-pei, Essie Lin Chia

Yueh Fung

It's a no-holds-barred battle to the death for possession of the invaluable Purple Sword. Assistant director Wang Po-yi also wrote this entertaining and exciting adventure which could have also been called "The Five Tigers" since there's no doubt that this quintet is the highlight of the action. Huang Tsung-shun is "Fierce Tiger," Hung Liu is "Drunk Tiger," Hsu Erh-niu is "Lame Tiger," award-winning actor Ku Feng is "One-eyed Tiger" and respected director/actor Wu Ma is "Sick Tiger" in a tangle of tussles and thrills.
07:30pm

The Scandalous Warlord

Chin Huang, Shirley Yu, Shaw Yiu-yiu, Linda Chu

Li Han-hsiang

General Feng occupies the city of Shandong, and soldiers and civilians alike welcome him without knowing his tyrannical and lustful nature. His first official business is to inspect the brothels and take the prostitutes home to become his concubines. Feng is finally killed by his officers, but will the new general rule the city differently?
09:00pm

Have Sword Will Travel

Li Ching, Ti Lung, David Chiang, Ching Miao, Ku Feng, Chen Hsing

Chang Cheh

When the head of a manor loses his kung fu skills, he enlists his nephew and his fiancé to help escort gold to the capital. The duo run into a mysterious knight along the way and they join hands to prevent bandits from stealing the gold.
10:50pm

Crocodile River

Li Ting, Paul Chang Chung, Lo Wei

Lo Wei

This story has a Romeo and Juliet flavour. Two families who hate each other live across the opposite sides of a river filled with crocodiles and do not bother to have a bridge built. Their respective children meet in university and fall in love, but have to find ways to be together and resolve the hatred between their families.