Producer Terence Chang is moving full-steam into
Chang is ready to roll on the first, an as-yet-untitled1930s-era gangster film, in September in
"I've been meeting with people in
The second project is an adaptation of a Japanese comicbook, Iron Fist Chinmi,to be financed by un-named Korean and Japanese investors, but to be shot in
The third, City Of Nine Dragons, is a 1950s-era
As previously announced, Chang is also producing $5m Thaiaction film Detour, also to bedirected by Alexi Tan, but with script problems that has been pushed back and Tan is moving to the
Woo's next feature is still set to be the Studio Canalremake of Jean Pierre Melville's The RedCircle, aiming for a European shoot - most likely London. That is currentlyundergoing another rewrite.
Woo will then move on to Red Cliff in 2007; budgeted at $50m, it is anticipated to takeclose to a year to shoot. At yesterday's Filmart convention in Hong Kong, local superstar Tony Leung acknowledged that would be among the stars featured in the large-scale film.