HONG KONG -- Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" has been selected as Hong Kong's nominee in the foreign-language Academy Awards category.
Top Chinese director Zhang Yimou and his former muse, star actress Gong Li have begun production on the aptly named drama "Return."
The film that has garnered the most attention this year in China is the June release "Tiny Times," a homegrown picture that has been likened to "The Devil Wears Prada" and "Sex and the City."
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
TORONTO — Shanghai-based Fundamental Films is to co-produce a slate of English-language themed movies. It will kick off with “China Black Chamber” and follow that with others it has set up with Luc…
Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan play a couple celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary in this bittersweet, charming yet often very thorny comedy-drama.
While the Chinese film industry is booming at home, with production volume, cinema numbers and theatrical box office all racing ahead, film exports are going almost nowhere. Official figures are…
Steven Spielberg is reported to be interested in working with Chinese director Zhang Yimou on an int'l Chinese film. The two previously tried to team up on the 2008 Olympic Games ceremonies.
In a mixed ruling, The Weinstein Co. will be allowed to use some form of “The Butler” in the title of the Lee Daniels movie — but will have to change its marketing materials and pay $400,000 in fines…
British filmmaker Mike Le Han and production partner Black Lake have attached a trio of leads for teen fantasy “The Peppercorn Chronicles” — Jodelle Ferland (“Twilight,” pictured above), Noah Ringer…
U.S. distrib Music Box Films has picked up domestic rights to Roger Michell's "Le Weekend" from Tim Haslam and Hugo Grumbar's Embankment Films.