SPIDER LILIES (Zero Chou, 2007)

There is a touch of Kathleen Turner’s China Blue, from Ken Russell’s Crimes of Passion (1984), in Rainie Yang’s 18-year-old Jade in Ci qing, a consideration of haunted, alienated contemporary youth. Bedecked in a “glossy green” wig that underscores her artificial, aimless existence, Jade foists her Web-cam fantasies on visitors to her strutting Website, one […]