Headlines from China: Farewell, Musical.ly

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If you are a user of the video social network app Musical.ly, the next time when you update the app on your phone, you will see that the updated app becomes Tik Tok, the international version of hit Chinese short-video app Douyin. Read More

Headlines from China: From ‘Dying to Survive’ to ‘Mission: Impossible-Fallout,’ Is Alibaba The Biggest Winner This Summer? 

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It seems that Alibaba Pictures is on track to become the biggest winner this summer, not just in China, but possibly around the world. Read More

Headlines from China: Nasdaq-listed iQiyi’s Q2 Total Earnings Reach $932.5 M

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On August 1, iQiyi (NASDAQ: IQ) released the company’s unaudited financial report for Q2. The report shows that iQiyi’s Q2 total revenue rose 51% year over year to 6.2 billion yuan ($932.5 million). The company remains unprofitable with a loss of 1.3 billion yuan ($200.7 million) during the reporting period. Read More

Headlines from China: Chinese Moviegoers Prefer Engaging Storytelling Over Visual Extravaganza

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Tsui Hark's "Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings" opened in Chinese theaters on July 27. While many praise Tsui Hark's technical innovation and imagination, the film's box office doesn't seem to measure up. Read More

Headlines from China: Fan Bingbing Banned from Travelling Abroad Amid Tax Evasion Investigation

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Recently, local police in Jiang Su province started investigations against top Chinese actress Fan Bingbing for alleged tax evasion and involvement in “Yin-Yang Contracts.” Read More

Headlines from China: Dwayne Johnson’s 2018 Movies Have Grossed Over $293.6 M in China

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's movies have grossed over 2 billion yuan ($293.6) in China, without counting the box office of The Fast and The Furious series. Read More

Headlines from China: How Are Chinese Films & TV Shows Doing on Netflix?

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How to choose good content and effectively promote the content to an international audience should be more important and attention-worthy than the acquisition deals themselves. Read More

Headlines from China: Zhang Yimou’s ‘Shadow’ and Jiang Wen’s ‘Hidden Man’ Enter TIFF 2018

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On July 24, the 43rd Toronto International Film Festival announced the first batch of selected films, which include Zhang Yimou's "Shadow" and Jiang Wen's "Hidden Man". Read More

Headlines from China: David Leitch in Talks to Remake Bruce Lee’s ‘Enter The Dragon’

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"Enter The Dragon" was released right after Bruce Lee's death and is widely considered as one of the greatest martial-arts movies of all time. Read More

Headlines from China: Huayi Brothers Movie World Officially Opens in Suzhou

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On July 22, Huayi Brothers' first theme park officially opened in Suzhou, China. The Suzhou theme park took Huayi Brothers six years and 350 million yuan ($51.5 million) to build. Read More