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Man sentenced to Life without parole for murdering Chinese student in 2014
World2017-08-17 11:50August 18 2017 01:14:02

Man sentenced to Life without parole for murdering Chinese student in 2014

A 21-year-old man, Andrew Garcia, was sentenced to imprisonment for life without parole on Wednesday, for the fatal beating of a 24-year-old Chinese University of Southern California (USC) engineering graduate student Xinran Ji using a baseball-bat in 2014.

To enjoy the Chinese film Wolf Warrior II, shed your biases
World2017-08-16 15:34August 18 2017 01:14:02

To enjoy the Chinese film Wolf Warrior II, shed your biases

Wolf Warrior II, an action film written by, directed by and staring Chinese actor Wu Jing, has become the first non-Hollywood movie ever to crack the list of 100 global box office champions, a dose of Chinese kung fu to Western-dominant movie markets.

'Wolf Warrior 2' continues to lead Chinese box office
World2017-08-15 10:37August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Wolf Warrior 2' continues to lead Chinese box office

Chinese action film “Wolf Warrior 2” continued to dominate the Chinese film market in the week ending Aug. 13, earning 1.3 billion yuan (195.2 million U.S. dollars), China Film News reported Monday.

Netflix to make its first Chinese language original series
World2017-08-12 15:00August 18 2017 01:14:02

Netflix to make its first Chinese language original series

Netflix, the U.S. streaming and entertainment platform, has finally stepped into the Chinese market.

'Sex and the City' star may run for New York governor
World2017-08-12 06:30August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Sex and the City' star may run for New York governor

Cynthia Nixon, the actress who played Miranda Hobbes in the popular HBO TV series Sex and the City, is likely to run for governor of New York, saying she was encouraged to do so during a TV show on Tuesday.

Guam has 14 minutes to alert if DPRK fires missiles: official
World2017-08-11 20:54August 18 2017 01:14:02

Guam has 14 minutes to alert if DPRK fires missiles: official

If the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) fires missiles toward Guam, they would take about 14 minutes to reach the island and the alert system there would notified the public, Guam's Homeland Security Office said Thursday.

'Manchester by the Sea' to be first foreign film distributed by Chinese art cinema alliance
World2017-08-10 13:31August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Manchester by the Sea' to be first foreign film distributed by Chinese art cinema alliance

Manchester by the Sea, the Oscar-winning film directed by Kenneth Lonergan, has set a release date of August 25 in the Chinese mainland.

Sino-British nature film to debut on Friday
World2017-08-10 10:24August 18 2017 01:14:02

Sino-British nature film to debut on Friday

First Sino-UK film after 2015 coproduction treaty is set for release in China.

Record-breaking action flick has audiences singing national anthem in cinemas
World2017-08-09 10:47August 18 2017 01:14:02

Record-breaking action flick has audiences singing national anthem in cinemas

It has been two weeks since the release of patriotic movie Wolf Warriors 2 and the screenings are still packed and the online praise for the movie is deafening.

'Wolf Warrior 2': the hit film all of China is watching
World2017-08-08 17:11August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Wolf Warrior 2': the hit film all of China is watching

Record box office. Sold-out cinemas. Standing ovations. A new Chinese action film has grabbed the heart of the nation.

'Wolf Warrior 2' sets new Chinese box office record with $500 mln
World2017-08-08 15:48August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Wolf Warrior 2' sets new Chinese box office record with $500 mln

Patriotic action film “Wolf Warrior 2” has become the highest-grossing Chinese film of all time, raking in more than 3.4 billion yuan (500 million US dollars) in ticket sales.

'Wolf Warrior 2' continues to lead Chinese box office
World2017-08-08 10:34August 18 2017 01:14:02

'Wolf Warrior 2' continues to lead Chinese box office

“Wolf Warrior 2,” a domestic action film, topped the Chinese box office in a landslide victory, grossing 2.2 billion yuan (about 321 million U.S. dollars) in the week ending Aug. 6.

China to restrict broadcast of entertainment shows during prime time
World2017-08-07 09:36August 18 2017 01:14:02

China to restrict broadcast of entertainment shows during prime time

China will restrict the broadcast of entertainment TV programs and reality shows during prime time, a move aimed at containing vulgar contents on television and spreading positive energy.

UNSC adopts resolution in response to DPRK's two ICBM tests in July
World2017-08-06 10:14August 18 2017 01:14:02

UNSC adopts resolution in response to DPRK's two ICBM tests in July

The United Nations Security Council on Saturday unanimously adopted a U.S.-drafted resolution that aims to slash by a third the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's 3 billion U.S. dollars annual export revenue over Pyongyang's two intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests in July.

HBO hacked, hackers reportedly threaten to leak additional data
World2017-08-05 16:05August 18 2017 01:14:02

HBO hacked, hackers reportedly threaten to leak additional data

Unidentified Hackers have issued a threat to release additional stolen contents days after leaking unaired episodes of the entertainment giant Home Box Office (HBO) in Hollywood.

Minister for magic from Harry Potter films dies at 91
World2017-08-04 13:40August 18 2017 01:14:02

Minister for magic from Harry Potter films dies at 91

The celebrated veteran British actor who played Cornelius Fudge, the minister for magic, in four of the Harry Potter movies, has died aged 91, his family announced Thursday.

Mr Right flies to Belgium for touch of romance
World2017-08-04 12:42August 18 2017 01:14:02

Mr Right flies to Belgium for touch of romance

The award-winning actor Jin Dong and actress Jiang Shuying flew to Belgium to shoot romantic scenes for their love series Mr Right, which is expected to hit TV screens soon.

Dubai residential tower fire under control: authorities
World2017-08-04 10:16August 18 2017 01:14:02

Dubai residential tower fire under control: authorities

Authorities in Dubai say a massive fire at the Torch Tower, an 86-storey residential building, has been brought under control.

Winning the battle
World2017-08-03 09:30August 18 2017 01:14:02

Winning the battle

A sequel to the 2015 hit Wolf Warrior opened across the Chinese mainland on July 27 and raked in 1.7 billion yuan ($253 million) in five days, making it the highest-grossing movie in July.

Patriotic Chinese film 'Wolf Warrior 2' claws into global competition
World2017-08-02 10:39August 18 2017 01:14:02

Patriotic Chinese film 'Wolf Warrior 2' claws into global competition

The Chinese film market welcomed its summer blockbuster season over the weekend, with “Wolf Warrior 2” grabbing a massive 127 million US dollars upon its debut and leading the global box office.

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