Posts Tagged ‘china’

5 Summer Box Office Takeaways: Marvel Rules, China Rises and Stars Matter

September 1, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The summer box office sputtered to a close, down 15% from last year’s record breaker. Domestically, it was the worst showing for Hollywood in nearly a decade. To be sure, there were massive hits such as “Guardians of the Galaxy” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” but this year’s crop of blockbusters was puny compared to... Read more

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Alibaba IPO Delayed by One Week, Say Reports

August 31, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Chinese e-commerce giant, Alibaba set to answer questions from U.S. regulators

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China’s Wanda Confirms Ecommerce Venture with Baidu and Tencent

August 29, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Trio of companies will put up $814 million in bid to create world's largest O2O player

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China’s Orange Sky Hurt by Weak Distribution

August 29, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Profits take a 76% dive as pan-Asian exhibition company fumbles distribution activities

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China’s Youku Tudou Launches Heyi Film Production Arm

August 28, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

HONG KONG — Chinese online video giant Youku Tudou has launched a movie production and investment company Heyi Film. Heyi will be run by Allen Zhu and CEO with Youku Tudou’s founder Victor Koo as its chairman. Lee Yong Kwan-director of the Busan International Film Festival will serve on its board as an independent director.... Read more

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Int’l Festival Heads Criticize China Over Beijing Indie Event Closure

August 27, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Pressure from officials halted festival that was due to have begun on Saturday, archives confiscated

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Film Review: ‘Sud Eau Nord Deplacer’

August 24, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

French director Antoine Boutet knows better than to wade into the political quicksand surrounding China's Nan Shui Bei Diao project, though he instinctively recognizes the enormous potential, both sociological and cinematic, in documenting it.

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China’s Hottest New Director, Han Han Accused of Plagiarism

August 20, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

State-owned paper rips celebrity blogger, sparks Internet storm, then recants

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China Box Office: “Dragon 2” Soars in Opening Weekend

August 19, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

First major Hollywood release after summer 'blackout period'

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China’s LeTV to raise $430 Million for Expansion

August 18, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Online video group pools investors for Internet and finance push

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