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Shanghai

  • Calendar

    May 16, 2013
  • Film

    November 8, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    The Latin Sound of Missouri's David Wax Museum: Jarana Jarochas, Quijadas y Mas

    For as stiff and coy as the band's name may be, the David Wax Museum's hybrid of indie pop, folk and folkloric music flares with smart sonic ideas and timeless and in-the-moment images. Born and raised in Columbia, Missouri, Wax (that is his last name) still has family in University City and still h ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 28, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Flying High: Happy Hour to Arrive at Lambert at 4 a.m.

    The airline industry needs cash in a major way. Overall profits were down some $3 billion last year, and so airlines have started rolling out well-publicized, much-maligned fees for things like checked bags and carry-on luggage. (Enjoy using that armrest for free while you still can.) Thankfully, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2011

    Just How Many Tofu Boys Do We Need?

    gameculture.comPETA's take on Tofu Boy.​ Variety magazine recently published an article about the growth of Chinese animation, breaking the news that the Chinese animated feature film Tofu Boy is slated to hit U.S. theaters during the holidays in 2013. It's a retelling of Pinocchio set in mode ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 12, 2011
  • Culture

    March 3, 2011

    St. Louis Art Capsules

    Jessica Baran encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    February 24, 2011

    St. Louis Art Capsules

    Jessica Baran encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2009

    What Did St. Louis Twitter About Last Night?

    Just some of the hot Twitter action you might have missed last night, Monday June 1:Alyson Carter AKA Shanghai Lily of the Arch Rival Roller Girls.Robin Wheeler Mama likes to knit, listen to loud music, cook, write, cuss & refer to herself in third person.

  • Calendar

    April 22, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Return of the Shanghai Shamus

    Washington University professor and author Qiu Xiaolong is out with his latest detective novel. The book, The Mao Case, is the sixth installment of Qui's popular Inspector Chen series. In 2006 the Wall Street Journal named Qui's Death of a Red Heroine one of the best political novels of all time.&nb ... More >>

  • News

    June 11, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 9, 2008

    We're Cookin'! RFT Contributor Wins Two Awards

    At the thirteenth annual AltWeekly Awards luncheon last weekend in Philadelphia, Riverfront Times contributor Malcolm Gay won first place in the arts feature category for his September 19, 2007, feature ''The Case of the Shanghai Shamus.''

  • Calendar

    May 14, 2008

    Enter the Dragon

    Enjoy the garden

  • News

    December 5, 2007

    Secret Santa

    Snag part of Unreal's crapucopia of gifts for your office gift exchange!

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2007

    Daily Web Crawl

    Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE It looks like someone needed to attend that hip-hop journalism seminar after all. Didja catch a glimpse of this St. Louis sunrise? We want our CSB! Someone outs the first "vigilante" who outed the Drews. Now it's become ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2007
  • Film

    October 10, 2007

    The Spy Who Shagged Yee

    Ang Lee’s sexed-up thriller is neither sexy nor thrilling.

  • News

    September 19, 2007

    The Case of the Shanghai Shamus

    A shy St. Louis poet pens subversive detective stories set in his communist homeland.

  • Home Entertainment

    May 30, 2007
  • Calendar

    May 16, 2007
  • Film

    January 10, 2007

    Blade of Flying Sparks

    Visually stunning (as always), Zhang's latest is better seen and not heard

  • Film

    December 27, 2006

    Film Openings

    Week of December 28, 2006

  • Film

    March 8, 2006

    Tarnished Ivory

    White Countess writes an inglorious final chapter for a dynamic filmmaking duo

  • Culture

    November 9, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    August 24, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    August 17, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    August 10, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    August 3, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    July 27, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    July 20, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Culture

    July 13, 2005

    Current Shows

    Ivy Cooper encapsulates the St. Louis art scene

  • Calendar

    May 18, 2005

    Head Toward Downtown

    To visit Chinatown

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 29, 2004

    Best Local Writer

    Qiu Xiaolong

  • Calendar

    September 29, 2004

    Head Over Heels

    For the New Shanghai Circus

  • Film

    June 16, 2004

    Film Openings

    Week of June 16, 2004

  • Film

    June 16, 2004

    Feels Like 80 Days

    Jackie Chan takes a long trip without going anyplace new

  • Calendar

    April 14, 2004

    Arena Poetry

    SLAM! winnows out the weak

  • Film

    March 5, 2003

    Film Openings

    Week of March 5, 2003

  • Film

    March 5, 2003

    Shanghai Surprise

    An unusual quirk of history brings forth Holocaust tales from an unlikely place

  • Film

    February 5, 2003

    Film Openings

    Week of February 5, 2003

  • Film

    February 5, 2003

    Anarchy in the UK

    Owen Wilson and Jackie Chan are Knights fallen on their arses

  • Film

    November 13, 2002

    Series/Festivals

    Week of November 13, 2002

  • Film

    September 4, 2002

    Heartbreak Hotel

    Zhang Yimou's Happy Times is a painfully funny depiction of desperate lives

  • Film

    August 7, 2002

    Series/Festivals

    Week of August 7, 2002

  • Dining

    December 12, 2001

    Kong King

    Wonton King deluges diners with an almost limitless selection of Hong Kong-style dishes

  • Culture

    April 25, 2001

    All's Welles

    Orson Welles emerges victorious in War of the Worlds

  • Culture

    June 7, 2000

    Chinese Puzzle

    St. Louis author Qiu Xiaolong's new book is as much an examination of social and political upheaval in Chinese society as it is a mystery novel

  • Film

    August 18, 1999

    GHOSTS OF MISSOURI

    Former St. Louisan George Hickenlooper collaborates posthumously with Orson Welles in The Big Brass Ring, now appearing on Showtime

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