The 1937 invasion by Japanese troops of the city that was then China's capital was dubbed "The Rape of Nanking," with memories of that massacre still causing anguish to many Chinese. Now a slew of…
The joint Sino-Finnish fantasy epic "Jade Warrior" (Jadesoturi) will premiere in 70 Chinese cities on Oct. 24, with around 150 prints hitting the cinemas.
Will 007 hit the great wall? China has suspended the bigscreen bows of "Miami Vice" and "World Trade Center" to make room for propaganda movies, while "Casino Royale" -- skedded to be the first James…
The American Chamber of Commerce in China has launched an initiative with central Beijing city authorities to set up a zone downtown where they will crack down on the sale of pirated goods.
The American Chamber of Commerce in China has launched an initiative with city authorities in central Beijing to set up a special zone downtown where they will make an extra effort to discourage the…
Chinese helmer Feng Xiaogang plans to follow up his big-budget starrer "The Banquet" with "The Assembly," a $10 million war film set during the Chinese Civil War.
Karaoke is practically a national sport in China, and a decision by legislators to implement copyright fees on songs used in KTV parlors was one of the most potent signs yet that the government is…
Fresh from his surprise triumph at Venice with "Still Life," Chinese helmer Jia Zhangke's nex pic will focus on youth gangs in the city of Suzhou at the tail end of the Cultural Revolution.
The Motion Picture Assn. has appointed Eugene Yu as its main representative in China. He will lead the org's efforts to promote greater market access in China for the films of MPA member companies…
Zhang Yimou martial arts epic "The Curse of the Golden Flower" is China's candidate for the foreign-language Oscar nomination, while helmer Joachim Trier's "Reprise" is Norway's hopeful.