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On Screen China: ‘Arrival’ Should Lead Sci-Fi-Packed Weekend

Arrival will lead the first-ever Western sci-fi trifecta into a top-five weekend box office finish in China.
By |January 20th, 2017|Featured Stories, Home Page Slider|
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No More Emoji Acting Please, Angelababy

The Communist Party of China’s newspaper once again criticizes the performances of young actors.
By |January 20th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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Seven More Hollywood Sci-Fi Films Could Be Heading to China in 2017

In a year of Hollywood sequels, China could be seeing a lot more Western science fiction at its cinemas in 2017.
By |January 19th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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China and Hollywood Panel: January 19 in Los Angeles

China Law Blog's Mathew Alderon's panel will focus on how to work within China’s legal system on new productions and on how to deal with the unique challenges China presents when doing productions there.
By |January 19th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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Is US$2.4 Billion Enough to Redeem Cash-Strapped LeEco?

China real estate titan Sunac China Holdings Ltd. will become LeEco's second-largest shareholder after leading RMB 16.8 billion (US$2.4 billion) in fresh funding.
By |January 19th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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Film Review: ‘Some Like It Hot’ More like Lukewarm Water

A typical, and not unentertaining contemporary Chinese comedy of upwardly-mobile, city-dwelling, professional-class Chinese boy-men, dumbstruck by hot young women who are not their wives, with an unsubtle moral tacked on the end.
By |January 18th, 2017|Featured Stories, Reviews|
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China, Russia Team up to Take on ‘The Avengers’ with Communist Superheroes

Guardians by Russian-Armenian director Sarik Andreasyan is being billed as Russia’s answer to Marvel’s superhero adventures.
By |January 16th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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Box Office China: ‘Passengers’ Takes ‘Rogue One’ For a Ride

China’s chūnyùn (春运), the world’s largest human mass migration in which Chinese citizens will take an estimated 2.5 billion trips over the next 40 days, began in full force on Friday as college students finished midterm exams and headed home for the Lunar New Year.
By |January 16th, 2017|Box Office, Featured Stories|
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Is This 22-year-old Australian Actress Disney’s Choice for Mulan?

Chinese social media is abuzz with speculation that 22-year-old Australian actress Natasha Liu Bordizzo has scored the role of Hua Mulan in Disney’s upcoming live-action adaptation.
By |January 16th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
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China’s First Big Gay Movie Passes Censors Again

For the second time ever, China's movie regulators have approved the release of a film featuring gay central characters -- but in this case, that approval is for the same movie.
By |January 13th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|