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China's documentary industry grows twelvefold over past decade

The scale of China's documentary industry has grown twelvefold over the last 10 years, according to a report by the China Press Publication Radio Film and Television Journal
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 14:15:41

Chinese American actress Lucy Liu honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Lucy Liu, a Chinese American actress, director and artist, received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday, becoming the second Asian-American woman ever to receive such an honor.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/3 13:05:18

"Avengers: Endgame" becomes highest-grossing imported film on Chinese mainland

With a box office of over 2.7 billion yuan ($401 million) as of Wednesday morning, Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" became the top-grossing imported film on the Chinese mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/2 9:12:36

"Avengers: Endgame" grosses 3 bln yuan in 8 days

Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" has raked in 3 billion yuan (around 445 million US dollars) in box office sales in China's mainland since it hit the screens on April 24.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/1 22:42:48

"Avengers: Endgame" still leads China daily box office

Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" continued to top Chinese mainland daily box office on Tuesday, according to China Movie Data Information Network.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/1 10:58:48

Pirates of the box office

As a global issue, film and television piracy is not only limited to selling illegal DVDs. In recent years, through the help of the internet and various digital applications, authorities have faced many challenges to crack down on rampant piracy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/30 1:17:54

"Avengers: Endgame" dominates North American box office in opening weekend

Disney and Marvel's mega-blockbuster "Avengers: Endgame" dominated North American box office with a massive 350 million US dollars in its opening weekend, shattering the previous record.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/29 9:40:12

Kubrick honored with London show

Iconic props from The Shining and 2001: A Space Odyssey that detail the single-minded perfectionism of US filmmaker Stanley Kubrick are among the highlights of a new London show dedicated to the late artist.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/28 17:38:39

Does "Avengers: Endgame" change Hollywood's global distribution game?

Until recently, every major studio picture would be widely released in the United States first, before rolling out to Europe, and then on to Asia, often weeks later. These "territorial release windows" were sequenced in that order because foreign sales of Hollywood movies were significantly influenced by how well the film sold in America first.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/28 13:32:07

"Avengers: Endgame" breaks box office record of previews in US

"Avengers: Endgame" broke records with $60 million domestically in Thursday evening previews, ahead of its official debut in North America Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/27 12:07:23

Britain's Peter Brook wins top Spanish award

Britain's prolific theater director Peter Brook on Wednesday won Spain's top arts prize, the Princess of Asturias award, as "one of the great renovators of the performing arts."
Source: AFP | 2019/4/25 17:33:40

"Avengers: Endgame" leads China box office

Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" topped the Wednesday box office in the Chinese mainland market, according to China Movie Data Information Network.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/25 10:44:51

Chinese Film Week kicks off in Prague

Chinese Film Week kicked off in Prague on Wednesday night, bringing Czech people the best of recent Chinese cinema spanning action, drama, romance and more.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/25 8:26:53

China's Pearl Studio aims to make domestic animation a global player

From a giant cute Yeti to the legendary Monkey King, Chinese animation company Pearl Studio just announced its slate of upcoming works for the next few years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 18:28:40

Director Tian Yusheng's 'The Last Wish' to hit theaters in August

The Last Wish by Chinese director Tian Yusheng will release on August 9, the film's official Sina Weibo account announced on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 18:23:40

Avengers assemble in 'Endgame' to shatter all box-office records

After nearly two dozen films and billions of dollars in ticket sales around the globe, the Avengers are gearing up for a final time - and their last adventure could shatter all box-office records.
Source: AFP | 2019/4/24 18:13:40

Midnight showings of 'Avengers: Endgame' set new record in Chinese mainland

Just a half an hour before midnight on Tuesday, fans lined up in front of ticketing machines in a local cinema in Beijing to get their tickets for Marvel Studio's final film in the Avengers series - Avengers: Endgame. The first group of moviegoers in the world to get to see the film, Chinese fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) were ready to spend an exciting night at the cinema.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 17:55:54

"Avengers: Endgame" leads China box office

Presell of Disney and Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" topped the Tuesday box office in the Chinese mainland market, according to China Movie Data Information Network.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/24 12:29:10