China-Hollywood Deals: Not So Fast

 /  Legal  / 
It would be a mistake to assume this is just a temporary hiccup and that Chinese companies will be back investing huge amounts in Hollywood in a few months. China still has a ton of money, but for the foreseeable future, the money is staying in China. Read More

Foreign Films in China: How Does It Work?

 /  Chinasplaining  / 
If you’re a non-Chinese film producer (a foreign film producer from the Chinese perspective), and you hope to exhibit in China and add its robust market to your revenue picture, there are basically two different ways for that to happen. Read More

China’s Richest Man Sets His Sights on the Golden Globes and Miss America

 /  News  / 
China’s richest man Wang Jianlin reportedly has his sights set on Dick Clark Productions, the company behind the Golden Globe Awards, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and "So You Think You Can Dance." Read More

Wanda and Sony Team Up for 2017’s ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

 /  News  / 
Billionaire Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda reportedly is close to a major motion-picture team-up with Sony. Read More

Alibaba Pictures Invests in Hangzhou Cinema Company

 /  Money  / 
Alibaba Pictures is investing RMB 100 million (US$15.2 million) for an 80 percent stake in a cinema operator in its hometown of Hangzhou, as it takes on rival Dalian Wanda. Read More

Wanda to Partner with South Korea’s CJ CGV?

 /  News  / 
Wanda Cinema Line, China’s biggest movie-theater operator, is in talks with CJ CGV, South Korea's largest movie theater chain, possibly with a view to partnering up in China. Read More

China Box Office: Crime Thriller Leads Muted Weekend, ‘Pets’ Slow, Steady

 /  Box Office  / 
‘The Secret Life of Pets‘ hit $49.2M but will likely fall short of the ‘Minions’ tally in 2015. Read More

China On Screen: A Domestic Showdown—Rom-Com Vs. Action-Comedy Sequel

 /  Box Office  / 
'When Larry Met Mary' kicks off with a strong promo tour, while 'For A Few Bullets' lacks its predecssor's star power Read More

Is Wanda Sabotaging Huayi’s ‘Rock Dog’s Box Office Chances?

 /  News  / 
China’s film industry is abuzz with speculation that the most expensive Sino-U.S. animated feature to date may struggle to reach the Chinese market, lessening its chances of success overseas. Read More

Wanda, Dolby Grow State-of-the-Art Theaters, Eye Productions

 /  News  / 
Wanda Cinema Line and Dolby Cinema will also collaborate on movie production in China. Read More