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.
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.
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.
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, the U.S. streaming and entertainment platform, has finally stepped into the Chinese market.
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.
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, the Oscar-winning film directed by Kenneth Lonergan, has set a release date of August 25 in the Chinese mainland.
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.
Record box office. Sold-out cinemas. Standing ovations. A new Chinese action film has grabbed the heart of the nation.
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,” 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Authorities in Dubai say a massive fire at the Torch Tower, an 86-storey residential building, has been brought under control.