Posts Tagged ‘china’

Drug Arrest Costs ‘A Fool’ Its China Release

March 16, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Director Chen Jianbin has confirmed that his award winning film “A Fool” will not get a release in China. The film has been in danger of being left on the shelf ever since lead actor Wang Xuebing was arrested a week ago on charges of possessing drugs. China has stepped up a crackdown on immoral... Read more

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China Box Office: ‘Jupiter,’ ‘Big Hero 6′ Ascend as Weekend Grosses Sink

March 10, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Wachowski siblings equal North American opening score. Grosses for all but one of the holdovers took huge tumbles after the end of the Chinese New Year holidays.

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China’s DMG Buys Into Valiant Comic Book Slate

March 9, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Bejing-based company makes 'eight figure' equity investment, 'nine figure' production commitment

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China-U.K. Coproduction Treaty Takes Effect

March 3, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Deal is expected to give import quota exemption to more British films

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Chinese Variety Show Watched by Huge Local and Int’l Audience

February 21, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

China’s Spring Festival Gala is estimated to have been watched by some 450 million people.

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Berlin Film Review: ‘Big Father, Small Father’

February 15, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

In China, youths reportedly sell their kidneys to buy iPads; in Saigon, listless lads turn to sterilization to pay for mobiles, cameras or electric guitars.

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China Box Office: ‘Night at the Museum 3′ Beats ‘Miss Granny’ remake

January 13, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Night At The Museum 3” headed the Chinese box office with a $26.2 million week. It beat a strong Korean-Chinese opener “Twenties Once Again” (aka "Miss Granny").

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Angelina Jolie’s ‘Unbroken’ Sets China Release Date

January 9, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Film set to play to Chinese anti-Japanese sentiment

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Investors Add Further $160 Million to Wanda’s e-Commerce Push

January 5, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Two offshore Internet investment funds have paid a combined RMB1 billion ($163 million) for stakes in Wanda E-Commerce.

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China’s Wanda Adds Payment Services Company 99Bill

December 27, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Wanda Group, which controls AMC Cinemas and Wanda Cinema, has bought a controlling stake in 99Bill Corp, an electronic payments company.

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