China announced a raft of rules on Sunday that require foreign media to seek approval from state news agency Xinhua to distribute news, pictures and graphics in China, and warned against reports that…
After decades in the musical wilderness, Beijing and Shanghai are slowly establishing themselves as venues for rock and hip-hop stars on Asian tours, and music fans are gearing up for a busy autumn…
Ahead of his trip to Europe, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao underlined his country's commitment to stamping out piracy but said more time was needed to properly implement measures to improve the…
It's no wonder Chinese consumers are clamoring for pirated Western media. After a year in development, "Chinese Heroes" -- a new Internet vidgame designed to lure Chinese players away from violent…
John Woo has cast Chow Yun-Fat, Ken Watanabe, Tony Leung Chiu-Wai and Taiwanese supermodel Lin Chi-Ling in his Chinese costumer, "The Battle of Red Cliff," a co-production with the China Film Group.
Warner China Film HG will reunite with China's hottest helmer of the moment, Ning Hao, for "Crazy Racer," another high-octane tale of Chinese urban life.
The era of near-day-and-date releases of Hollywood pics on DVD at Chinese pirate stores appears to be over -- for the moment. As part of a 100-day, nationwide piracy crackdown that began in July…
Fresh from banning foreign toons in primetime to help bolster the flagging home industry, China is planning to crank up domestic output to generate 70,000 minutes of home-produced fare this year.
China's love affair with period soaps continues unabated, only these days it is mixed with modern marketing. Producers of a remake of the classic 1987 TV skein "A Dream of Red Mansions" held a gala…
With Beijing hosting the Olympics in 2008, producer Li Xiaowan is prepping the first of what is likely to be a spate of Chinese sport pics.