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Film Review: Jackie Chan Throws Back and Rolls Ahead in ‘Railroad Tigers’

Surrounded by a crew played by so-called Little Fresh Meat actors along with his 34-year-old son, Jaycee, Chan winningly reprises the loose-limbed, high-spirited vibe of the Hong Kong "Lucky Stars" comedies of the ‘80s with charm if not a memorably balletic central performance.
By |January 9th, 2017|Featured Stories, Reviews|
  • Jiang Wen (second from right) stands with "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" director Gareth Edwards (right) on set.

‘Rogue One’ Star Jiang Wen Attributes Hollywood’s Success to US Naval Superiority

Actor, director, and producer Jiang Wen has taken the peculiar stance of declaring that Hollywood films are welcome internationally because of the size of the US Navy.
By |January 8th, 2017|Featured Stories, News|
  • A fan’s illustration of Baze Malbus (Jiang Wen) and Chirrut Îmwe (Donnie Yen). (Courtesy Star Wars Official Weibo)

China Box Office: War Stories, not ‘Star Wars,’ are Catching Fire

The "Star Wars" franchise once again couldn’t find a foothold in the Chinese market as "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" debuted this weekend with an estimated RMB 212 million (US$30.6 million).
By |January 8th, 2017|Box Office, Featured Stories|
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This Shanghai-based Startup is Showing off Its AR Magnifier at CES

NEOBEAR is debuting MAGNEO, an Augmented Reality (AR) intelligent device developed for children, allowing them to better understand the world and greatly broaden their imagination.
By |January 6th, 2017|Featured Stories, News, Uncategorized|
  • Imperial Stormtroopers guard the entrance to the Beijing premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (Courtesy Mtime)

On Screen China: The Force Is Not Strong with ‘Rogue One’

The Force isn’t strong in China. But hey, at least Disney has Marvel.
By |January 5th, 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
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