This attractively packaged, moderately enjoyable account of China's rags-to-riches history lacks a contempo pulse.
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Heads won't roll in "The Guillotines," an ineptly executed period actioner in which the decapitating blades are hardly ever unsheathed or shown in all their grisly 3D glory.
Marvel has added leading Chinese actor Wang Xueqi to the cast of Robert Downey Jr. starrer "Iron Man 3," putting the film one step closer to playing on Chinese screens.
Taiwanese family drama "When Love Comes" won the best film award Saturday at Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards, the biggest Chinese-language kudofest.
Chinese distributor Bona Film Group plans to sell up to $80 million in shares in an IPO on the Nasdaq Global Market, making it the first publicly traded Chinese film company to list Stateside.
Indomina Releasing has acquired North American rights to the French horror film "The Pack," which premiered at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
South Korean pic "Mother" dominated the Asian Film Awards at Hong Kong's Filmart.
A satisfying mix of politics, personal sacrifice and death-or-glory combat.
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