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Ryan Reynolds' film Pokémon: Detective Pikachu premieres in Beijing

It was Ryan Reynolds' second visit to China in five months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 18:58:40

Filmmakers from China, India seek to strengthen cooperation

The curtains came down on the 9th Beijing International Film Festival Saturday night. Indian films were considered one of the biggest highlights of the annual festival. Indian film Fear won the Tiantan Award for Best Cinematography while film Zero was the closing film.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 18:32:11

Controversial novelist Houellebecq picks up France's top honor

President Emmanuel Macron has awarded the country's top honor to the controversial top-selling French novelist Michel Houellebecq, a scourge of the establishment for his bitter denunciations of modern France.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/21 18:16:37

Polanski sues US motion picture academy for reinstatement

Oscar-winning film director Roman Polanski is suing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, demanding his reinstatement nearly a year after the organization expelled him amid the #MeToo movement.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/21 18:16:36

Beijing International Film Festival caps off another dazzling year

The closing and awards ceremony of the 9th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) wrapped up Saturday in Beijing's Huairou district.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/21 0:55:22

Chatting with the Russo Brothers before 'Avengers: Endgame' hits China

Marvel Studios, the world leader in superhero movies, has impressed audiences around the world with the numerous classic cinematic outings it has produced over the years. Superheroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe such as Iron Man, Captain America and Spider-Man have gained huge followings worldwide, while their humorous and inspirational stories have been sources of encouragement for many.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/4/19 22:40:41

Films bridge for China-US relations

Cultural exchanges and collaborations, especially movies, could provide a bridge for building trust and creating opportunities between the United States and China, experts said recently at a film festival in the US city of Houston.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 19:28:41

Ukraine opens arms to Chinese film studios and looks forward to further cooperation

Ukraine welcomes China to shoot films in the country and looks forward to further cooperation in the film industry, the Ambassador of Ukraine to China and film industry professionals noted at the ''Ukraine is Your Destination'' briefing hosted Tuesday at the 9th Beijing International Film Festival.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/17 18:27:18

Industry veterans discuss the role of art films at 9th Beijing International Film Festival

The 9th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) hosted an Art Film Forum on Monday. One of the festival's six main forums, participants from both the commercial and the artistic side of the industry examined Chinese art films from the angle of film production, distribution and promotion.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/16 19:11:29

Chinese mourn the loss of Notre Dame Cathedral

The world was left in shock as news that the Notre Dame Cathedral, the famous landmark in Paris, had been destroyed by fire. Although the fire was brought under control and it was announced that all the collections are safe, the damage done to this world heritage site broke people's hearts in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/16 12:31:57

'Shazam!' holds off newcomers to top N.American box office again

Warner Bros' lighthearted superhero tale Shazam! held on to the top spot in North America at its second weekend, taking an estimated $25.1 million as it kept a flurry of newcomers at bay, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations said on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/15 17:13:41

China-produced disaster film "SkyFire" to debut worldwide

"SkyFire," a Chinese action disaster movie directed by Hollywood film director Simon West, is to hit the global screen later this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/15 17:12:36

China-Netherlands children's film industry exchange activities held

A series of China-Netherlands children's film industry exchange activities are being held from April 13 to 20 as part of the Beijing International Film Festival.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/14 22:45:11

9th Beijing International Film Festival kicks off in China's capital city

Movie fans cheered and snapped pictures as film stars took to the red carpet at the 9th Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) on Saturday night.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:58:40

How to watch Game of Thrones season 8 in China?

On the March 6, US television network HBO released the final trailer for Game of Thrones Season 8, getting 81 million views within 24 hours across different platforms, the hottest trailer for the show ever.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/14 17:28:40

Actress Lori Loughlin faces new charge in college bribery scandal

US actress Lori Loughlin was hit with a second charge on Tuesday stemming from a college admissions bribery scandal, increasing the likelihood that she could serve time in prison.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/10 18:48:40

Huffman pleads guilty to bribery charges

Actress Felicity Huffman and a dozen other parents agreed on Monday to plead guilty to using bribery to get their children into prestigious universities.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/9 17:48:40

'Shazam!' lands at No.1

With estimated ticket sales of $53.4 million in its opening weekend, Warner Bros' Shazam! showed that North American movie fans can enjoy a lighter spin on the usual dark superhero tale, industry watcher Exhibitor Relations reported on Sunday.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/8 16:53:40