Characters seem to reappear, not the same as, but tantalisingly similar to those in previous films.
It's as if Wong is suggesting that character is a loose, flexible, evolving concept - and he is, after all, prone to suddenly introducing or abandoning characters in his narratives. He studied graphic arts, then went to work in Hong Kong TV.
Though she scored another major pop hit in 1990 with 愛恨纏綿, she grew dissatisfied with only singing standard Cantopop fare, and wished to explore and diversify her own sound.
Also evolving was her public persona, which matured from the early teen pop icon into a more sophisticated and mysterious artiste, noted for being fashion-forward with subtle hints of sex appeal.
She caught the eyes of record executives at Apollon and signed a contract, releasing two Japanese pop albums in two years.