Archive for July, 2005

Tsutaya is a major chain VCD,DVD, CD, VCR shop in Tokyo with rentals and purchases . They have tons of American, European, Asian and of course Japanese films and CDS for rental and purchase…..my particular interest is Asian films and they have many Asian films either dubbed in Japanese or with Japanese subtitles…….they have many […]


Posted by: hcpen1111 Yasukuni Shrine, Tokyo, JapanA picture of the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. I visited it once and it really is a horrible place…..the sad thing is that many people were praying there as if it were some sacred place when it houses 14 class A war criminals and is a monument to […]


Posted by: hcpen1111 Yasukuni Shrine, Tokyo, Japan A picture of the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. I visited it once and it really is a horrible place…..the sad thing is that many people were praying there as if it were some sacred place when it houses 14 class A war criminals and is a monument […]


Posted by: hcpen1111 HK, Korean, Chinese, Taiwanese films at Tsutaya Tokyo


Posted by: hcpen1111 HK, Korean, Chinese, Taiwanese films at Tsutaya Tokyo


Posted by: hcpen1111 68th Anniversary of Start of Sino-Japanese War, Tokyo July 7, 2005July 7 is the anniversary of the start of the Sino-Japanese War and this was commemorated thru a host of activities and symposiums. I attended some of them and the pictures of these activities can be viewed by clicking on the pic […]


Posted by: hcpen1111 68th Anniversary of Start of Sino-Japanese War, Tokyo July 7, 2005July 7 is the anniversary of the start of the Sino-Japanese War and this was commemorated thru a host of activities and symposiums. I attended some of them and the pictures of these activities can be viewed by clicking on the pic […]


This is another of my interests. As can be seen from my blog, i have various inerests such as Korean pop culture and TV dramas (which must be blatantly obvious by now!), WW2 and Japan, the Cheongsam (Chinese Dress) and Gay/Lesbian issues. I will start occasionally writing on gay/lesbian issues now though not alot and […]


This is another of my interests. As can be seen from my blog, i have various inerests such as Korean pop culture and TV dramas (which must be blatantly obvious by now!), WW2 and Japan, the Cheongsam (Chinese Dress) and Gay/Lesbian issues. I will start occasionally writing on gay/lesbian issues now though not alot and […]


Posted by: hcpen1111 Blue Gate Crossing (2002) One of my favourite filmsThis is one of my favourite films of all time…..it simply has a fantastic script and engaging story and yet is so simple in essence. I really liked it alot and i won’t give away the crucial element of the story but it really […]