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Hong Kong (& Macau) Movie Stuff: Asia-Pol Secret Service – Wang Yu (1966)

After leaving the airport within the lady’s automotive, there’s a fairly good panning shot because the automotive travels south alongside Nathan Street on the junction with Gascoigne Street. Within the high picture the digital camera is trying north in the direction of the junction with Public Sq. Road. The small constructing that appears like a home is definitely the outdated Yau Ma Tei Authorities Faculty. It was inbuilt 1905 and demolished within the mid-70s – not a foul life span for a constructing in Hong Kong. The white constructing on the left hand aspect, coated in scaffolding, is the Kowloon Authorities Workplace constructing. It seems as if the movie captured the constructing because it was being given its ending touches because it was opened the identical 12 months (it is nonetheless there in the meanwhile).

Within the decrease picture you’ll be able to see the Alhambra constructing on the correct hand aspect on the nook of Kansu Road. The block of smaller shophouse buildings on the opposite aspect of the street was changed by Honour Home and the Hold Shing Constructing with the outdated Fortuna Lodge the following constructing alongside.


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