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Summer treats
World2017-07-13 09:26August 20 2017 15:55:33

Summer treats

Some 50 new movies will hit Chinese theaters by the end of August, taking the total number of releases in this season to 90.

Summer blockbuster 'Wu Kong' leaked online before premiere
World2017-07-11 14:26August 20 2017 15:55:33

Summer blockbuster 'Wu Kong' leaked online before premiere

One of the most anticipated films of the summer season, Wu Kong, suffered an early blow when a leaked version of the film was circulated online before its scheduled premiere last Sunday.

New UN-led peace talks on Syria kick off in Geneva
World2017-07-10 20:01August 20 2017 15:55:33

New UN-led peace talks on Syria kick off in Geneva

A new round of intra-Syrian talks aiming at ending the seven years of war in the country started on Monday.

'Despicable Me 3' tops Chinese box office
World2017-07-10 15:59August 20 2017 15:55:33

'Despicable Me 3' tops Chinese box office

“Despicable Me 3,” the animated sequel from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment, topped the Chinese box office with an estimated 438 million yuan (64.4 million U.S. dollars) in the week ending July 9.

Emma Stone reveals wage gap in Hollywood
World2017-07-09 12:57August 20 2017 15:55:33

Emma Stone reveals wage gap in Hollywood

The Oscar winner Emma Stone said her unnamed male co-stars had to cut their pays to tackle inequity.

'Despicable Me 3' tops North American box office in opening weekend
World2017-07-03 12:01August 20 2017 15:55:33

'Despicable Me 3' tops North American box office in opening weekend

“Despicable Me 3,” the animated sequel from Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment, nabbed the top spot at the North American box office with an estimated 75.4 million U.S. dollars in its opening weekend.

New regulations draw boundaries for China's Internet video programs
World2017-07-03 12:01August 20 2017 15:55:33

New regulations draw boundaries for China's Internet video programs

Chinese drama series and video programs produced for online broadcasting are now facing tighter regulations.

28 injured in Arkansas shooting
World2017-07-02 09:18August 20 2017 15:55:33

28 injured in Arkansas shooting

Twenty-eight people were injured in a night club shooting incident early Saturday morning in Little Rock city, Arkansas.

Man arrested, charged in kidnapping of visiting Chinese scholar in Midwest U.S.
World2017-07-01 13:43August 20 2017 15:55:33

Man arrested, charged in kidnapping of visiting Chinese scholar in Midwest U.S.

Local police have arrested a man in kidnapping Yingying Zhang, a visiting Chinese scholar in University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign of Midwest U.S.

Trump to meet with Putin at G-20 summit next week
World2017-06-30 11:03August 20 2017 15:55:33

Trump to meet with Putin at G-20 summit next week

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, the White House said Thursday.

Iraq declares end of IS after capture of Mosul's historical mosque
World2017-06-30 11:01August 20 2017 15:55:33

Iraq declares end of IS after capture of Mosul's historical mosque

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Thursday that the capture of historical al-Nuri mosque in the old city of Mosul marks the end of the self-styled Islamic State (IS) in Iraq.

Filmmaker takes a soulful look at Tibetan pilgrimages with 'Paths of the Soul'
World2017-06-30 10:57August 20 2017 15:55:33

Filmmaker takes a soulful look at Tibetan pilgrimages with 'Paths of the Soul'

Going from a little-known film to a trending topic on social media, Paths of the Soul, a Chinese film about a group of Tibetans heading out on a pilgrimage, looks like it is about to see a turnaround similar to that of Indian sports film Dangal.

More exchanges among BRICS film-makers
World2017-06-28 11:03August 20 2017 15:55:33

More exchanges among BRICS film-makers

Film-makers from BRICS countries will have more exchanges in the future.

Fans at King's Cross Station mark first Harry Potter book's 20th birthday
World2017-06-27 11:22August 20 2017 15:55:33

Fans at King's Cross Station mark first Harry Potter book's 20th birthday

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the release of the "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" - the first book in the series about the boy wizard.

Supreme Court allows Trump's revised travel ban in part
World2017-06-27 11:22August 20 2017 15:55:33

Supreme Court allows Trump's revised travel ban in part

The U.S. Supreme Court has announced that it will allow the Trump administration to go forward with a limited version of its travel ban from six mostly Muslim countries.

9 dead, 28 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia
World2017-06-26 10:32August 20 2017 15:55:33

9 dead, 28 missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

Nine people were dead and 28 missing after a tourist ferry packed with around 170 passengers for the holiday weekend capsized Sunday.

Arab neighbors send Qatar list of tough demands for ending crisis
World2017-06-24 13:38August 20 2017 15:55:33

Arab neighbors send Qatar list of tough demands for ending crisis

Four Arab states that have severed ties with Qatar have issued a list of 13 demands for Doha to end the crisis, including reducing its ties with Iran and closing the Al-Jazeera TV station.

Wanda Film rolls again
World2017-06-24 10:22August 20 2017 15:55:33

Wanda Film rolls again

Shares in Wanda Film Holding, which crashed almost 10 percent on Thursday, recovered 3.6 percent to close at 53.80 yuan ($7.87) on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on Friday.

New documentary about orphaned wolf cub dispels misunderstandings about wolves
World2017-06-23 12:00August 20 2017 15:55:33

New documentary about orphaned wolf cub dispels misunderstandings about wolves

On June 16, Return to the Wolves debuted in Chinese mainland cinemas. The documentary film follows Green, a young wolf raised in captivity that is eventually returned to the wild.

'Focus on China' at the 74th Venice International Film Festival presented in Beijing
World2017-06-22 14:25August 20 2017 15:55:33

'Focus on China' at the 74th Venice International Film Festival presented in Beijing

Italian Film Audiovisual and Multimedia Industries Association (ANICA) and Xinhuanet launched the “Focus on China” at the 74th Venice International Film Festival in Beijing on Thursday, aiming to build the Belt and Road cultural exchange platform and to further promote the international promotion of Chinese film industry.

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