Celestial Movies to Broadcast Hong Kong Film Award Winners


SINGAPORE: Celestial Tiger Entertainment has scooped up the exclusive broadcast premieres for three of the top winners from the Hong Kong Film Awards: Flying Swords of Dragon Gate, Life without Principle and A Simple Life.

These movies will run first and exclusively on Celestial Movies in the second half of the year. Flying Swords of Dragon Gate ran theatrically last year. It stars Jet Li, Zhou Xun and Chen Kun. Celestial Movies will air the film in July. For the September schedule, Celestial Movies has lined up Life without Principle, starring Lau Ching-wan, Richie Jen and Denise Ho. The film depicts the morality struggle of three people in the midst of a global economic crisis who are trying to solve their financial woes. Andy Lau and Deanie Yip star in A Simple Life, premiering in late 2012. The movie shows the blossoming of a relationship between a young master and the servant who raised him. It is currently showing in cinemas.