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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|
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On Screen China: ‘Passengers’ Takes on ‘Rogue One’

This weekend brings Sony’s Passengers, the sci-fi romance starring Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt that has struggled critically and commercially in North America since its release on December 21.
By |January 12th, 2017|Box Office, Featured Stories|

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Box Office Best

Films 9-15 JAN Gross Week
ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY 22.0 52.8 2
PASSENGERS 17.5 17.5 1
SOME LIKE IT HOT 17.0 69.3 3
RAILROAD TIGERS 6.3 93.3 4
BACKKOM BEAR: AGENT 008 5.9 5.9 1
Results: ARTISAN GATEWAY (US$ M)

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