It’s not just cheesy rom-coms, gritty crime thrillers, martial arts flicks, and artsy new wave productions that the contemporary local film industry is famous for. In this modern age, the comedies of Hong Kong’s past are often overlooked, but the fact is that the city has always created great comedies. The 2000s arguably produced some of the funniest ones – here are some humorous highlights from Hong Kong’s extensive film catalogue. By Ethan Lam
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