China Opens Cinema on Contested Island in South China Sea

 /  News  / 
The new theater is China’s latest attempt to legitimize its ownership of the contested area after already building a farm, a hospital and a tourist resort. Read More

China Box Office: Local Summer Films Flame Out

 /  Box Office  / 
Local films aren't exactly bringing in the crowds government regulators had hoped for during the annual summer blackout period as the weekend box office dropped to its lowest total since the beginning of April.  Read More

What to See at the 40th Asian American International Film Festival

 /  News  / 
Here are our picks for films at this year's Asian American International Film Festival, which was founded in the 1970s by a group of pioneering Asian filmmakers. Read More

Film Review: Absurd Accident

 /  Reviews  / 
Absurd Accident is a a great, dark comedy that laughs at the challenges modern-day rural Chinese face in coping with the intrusion of big city values. Read More

Alibaba and Tencent Make Fortune’s Global 500 List

 /  News  / 
While Jack Ma’s personal wealth has made him China’s richest man, according to Fortune's Global 500, his company still trails. Read More

Chinese Firm Accused of Making ‘Ultraman’ Film Without Copyright Permission

 /  News  / 
Guangzhou-based BlueArc Animation Studios is the latest third party to be caught up in a long-running copyright dispute between two Japanese companies. Read More

Meet Virtuos—the China-Based Gaming Company that Gave Star Wars Its Intergalactic Visual Effects

 /  Technology  / 
A little-known gaming company in China called Virtuos was behind the visuals of Star Wars and other blockbuster movies and AAA games. Read More

China Announces Top 10 Films for the First Half of 2017

 /  Box Office  / 
Despite all the buzz surrounding “Dangal,” it’s “The Fate of the Furious” that led the top 10 films in China from January to June. Read More

China’s Meitu Teams Up with Facebook to Bring You the ‘Selfie from the Future’

 /  News  / 
By joining Facebook’s AR Studio as an early beta partner, Meitu will bring three AR camera effects to the Facebook camera soon. Read More

What’s Next for Wanda?

 /  Opinion  / 
Something’s amiss when China’s richest man isn’t able to do overseas deals. Read More

BOX OFFICE BEST

17-23 July
FILMSTHIS WEEKGROSSWEEK NO.
WU KONG33.192.52
BROTHERHOOD OF BLADES 226.226.21
DESPICABLE ME 320.8135.73
FATHER AND SON12.312.31
DA HU FA6.010.92
Results: ARTISAN GATEWAY (US$ M)

MONEY ON THE MOVE

YAHOO! FINANCE
NAMEPRICECHANGECHANGE %
IMAX$31.85-0.77 -2.38%
BONA$13.630.000.00%
300027$10.490.21 2.04%
RENN$1.65-0.01 -0.90%
SINA$69.08-0.64 -0.92%

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