Posts Tagged ‘china’

China Box Office: ‘Mission: Impossible’ Wins Week, ‘Minions’ Edges Weekend

September 22, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Hollywood films collided with each other at the top of the Chinese box office over the past, largely quiet, week.

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China Box Office: ‘Regiments’ Wins on Patriotic Holiday Weekend

September 8, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The long holiday weekend failed to boost the overall China box office, though “The Hundred Regiments Offensive,” got a lift.

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Venice: Top Director Feng Xiaogang to Entertain as Star of Closing Film ‘Mr Six’

September 7, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Acting in Venice festival closing film “Mr Six” was a definite step up for Feng Xiaogang, China’s top director and occasional actor.

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China Box Office: ‘Terminator’ Ends Blackout Period With a Bang

August 25, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The first Hollywood film to be allowed to release in China for two months, "Terminator: Genisys" opened strongly.

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China’s New Media Moguls Dominate Asia Rich List

August 20, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Harun billionaires list hails a “new era of mainland China entrepreneurs”

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Alibaba, Tencent Increase Stake in China’s Huayi Brothers

August 18, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Huayi Brothers, China’s largest private-sector film company, has sold $560 million of new shares to a quartet of institutional and corporate investors, including Alibaba and Tencent.

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Hollywood Studios Collaborate for Betty Zhou Show on China’s iQIYI

August 14, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Online video platform iQIYI has begun airing “Talking to Hollywood with Betty Zhou,” a show backed by four of the leading U.S. studios.

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Hou Hsiao-hsien’s ‘The Assassin’ To Strike China Screens

August 11, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Having won the best director prize in Cannes, Hou Hsiao-hsien’s “The Assassin” is set to receive a theatrical release in China on Aug. 27.

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Australia’s Quickflix in China Merger Talks

August 5, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Struggling Australian online video company Quickflix is in merger talks with a mystery Chinese firm.

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China Has Record July at the Box Office

August 2, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The Chinese box office sector enjoyed its biggest July of all time with a record $898 million (RMB5.49 billion) take.

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