Sir Run Run Shaw Hall

Central Avenue, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ma Liu Shui,
Hong Kong

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The Sir Run Run Shaw Hall is a multi-purpose assembly hall in the campus of the Chinese University of Hong Kong in the New Territories.

The hall is donated by Sir Run Run Shaw and opened on 7th May, 1981.

Besides assemblies, students activities, examinations and live performances, selected films are also shown at the hall.

Contributed by Raymond Lo

Recent comments (view all 11 comments)

RickB
RickB on May 24, 2010 at 9:40 pm

That’s the man. He is still alive at age 102.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on May 25, 2010 at 2:32 pm

102,Rickb! wow. I guess only a hand full of us on CT would even know who he is.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on May 25, 2010 at 2:32 pm

I don’t know that he did “FIVE FINGERS OF DEATH”,just used it for an example.

CSWalczak
CSWalczak on May 25, 2010 at 3:16 pm

Not that I have any interest whatever in chop-socky films, but MR, you were correct; Sir Shaw did produce that film.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on May 25, 2010 at 4:14 pm

Wow, what a lucky guess,but i did work a downtown theatre during the chop-socky days.

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on May 28, 2010 at 12:17 pm

Yeah we showed several of those at the LOEWS CRESCENT never did much business,I guess we could not get any other films at the time,we almost always showed first run flicks.

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on June 4, 2010 at 6:32 pm

Wasn’t fun seeing moviegoers exiting the movies throwing chops and kicks every where.Made me long for National Hills and G rated Disney Product.

TLSLOEWS
TLSLOEWS on June 4, 2010 at 8:52 pm

We made them go out the back doors!

Mike Rogers
Mike Rogers on July 4, 2010 at 10:02 pm

You made them GO OUT the back Doors!I don’t believe it.

RickB
RickB on January 7, 2014 at 6:57 am

Sir Run Run has died at age 106. It looks like he had a life that could inspire several movies. New York Times obituary here.

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