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2017 Venice Film Fest opens with world premiere of Payne's 'Downsizing'
World2017-08-31 11:00October 19 2017 13:14:06

2017 Venice Film Fest opens with world premiere of Payne's 'Downsizing'

The world premiere of “Downsizing” by American director Alexander Payne opened the 2017 Venice Film Festival on Wednesday.

'Wolf Warrior 2' TV series to be adapted
World2017-08-29 14:01October 19 2017 13:14:06

'Wolf Warrior 2' TV series to be adapted

As movie “Wolf Warrior 2” continues a miraculous ride at the box office, a TV series of the same theme is said to be in the works. “Bullet Marks” is a military-themed novel series written by writer Dong Qun, who also served as one of the screenwriters for “Wolf Warrior 2.”

'Wolf Warrior 2' leads Chinese box office for 5th week
World2017-08-29 11:01October 19 2017 13:14:06

'Wolf Warrior 2' leads Chinese box office for 5th week

Chinese action film “Wolf Warrior 2” continued to dominate the Chinese film market in the week ending Aug. 27, grossing 259 million yuan (39.1 million U.S. dollars), China Film News reported Monday.

American horror film legend Tobe Hooper dies at 74
World2017-08-28 10:31October 19 2017 13:14:06

American horror film legend Tobe Hooper dies at 74

American horror film legend Tobe Hooper has died Saturday at 74 at his home in Sherman Oaks, California, local media reported on Sunday.

Record number of Chinese models to star Victoria's Secret show 2017
World2017-08-27 10:30October 19 2017 13:14:06

Record number of Chinese models to star Victoria's Secret show 2017

As the date and location are still shrouded in secrecy, 57 beauties have already been confirmed as part of the lineup, with a record number of Chinese faces announced to walk the more-diverse-than-ever runway.

'Dunkirk' comes to Chinese mainland but faces an uncertain fate
World2017-08-24 10:32October 19 2017 13:14:06

'Dunkirk' comes to Chinese mainland but faces an uncertain fate

Dunkirk, the hit war film written and directed by Christopher Nolan, is finally coming to the Chinese mainland.

Chinese models begin to dominate nation's catwalks
World2017-08-23 16:03October 19 2017 13:14:06

Chinese models begin to dominate nation's catwalks

Foreign faces no longer have the edge in the domestic modeling scene.

Once-in-a-century total solar eclipse sweeps across U.S.
World2017-08-22 18:57October 19 2017 13:14:06

Once-in-a-century total solar eclipse sweeps across U.S.

Once-in-a-century total solar eclipse sweeps across U.S.

New film reveals fate of Chinese survivors of Titanic
World2017-08-22 13:30October 19 2017 13:14:06

New film reveals fate of Chinese survivors of Titanic

A new documentary by a U.S. film-maker will bring to light the story of six Chinese passengers who survived the sinking of the Titanic.

'Wolf Warrior 2' tops Chinese box office for 4th week
World2017-08-21 16:31October 19 2017 13:14:06

'Wolf Warrior 2' tops Chinese box office for 4th week

Chinese action film “Wolf Warrior 2” continued to dominate the Chinese film market in the week ending Aug. 20, grossing 559 million yuan (84 million U.S. dollars), China Film News reported Monday.

Legendary comedians Jerry Lewis, Dick Gregory die in US
World2017-08-21 10:01October 19 2017 13:14:06

Legendary comedians Jerry Lewis, Dick Gregory die in US

The entertainment world has lost two legendary comedians over the weekend.

A successful warrior in Chinese films
World2017-08-18 09:55October 19 2017 13:14:06

A successful warrior in Chinese films

Hit movie Wolf Warriors II sets a new record for Chinese movie and paves a new way for Chinese commercial movie to approach global market.

Hit movie 'Wolf Warrior 2' puts Africa in center of tourist map
World2017-08-18 07:33October 19 2017 13:14:06

Hit movie 'Wolf Warrior 2' puts Africa in center of tourist map

A hit movie or a TV show not only has the power to change the destiny of the lead actors, but can also put the location of the shoot on tourist map.

Man sentenced to Life without parole for murdering Chinese student in 2014
World2017-08-17 11:50October 19 2017 13:14:06

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 15:34October 19 2017 13:14:06

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 10:37October 19 2017 13:14:06

'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 15:00October 19 2017 13:14:06

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 06:30October 19 2017 13:14:06

'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 20:54October 19 2017 13:14:06

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 13:31October 19 2017 13:14:06

'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.

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