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Korean film and television culture, a rich and enriching journey

Netflix recently announced the numbers for its greatest hits of all time. Korean series squid game reached 1.65 billion viewers in its first month alone, two and a half times the total of the number two series, Regency sex-foth Bridgerton. Even the worldwide success of the Oscar-winning Korean film in 2019 Parasite pales in comparison. […]

Top 10 Richest Korean Actors with Net Worth

The South Korean film industry is now known around the world for its content. The Korean film industry has grown in leaps and bounds over the past two decades. There are Korean films that are remade in the United States. Most Korean actors have a big fan following them online and offline. One of the […]

Chinese Cinema Insiders Confident of Reaching 14th Five-Year Plan Goals

Posters for The Battle of Changjin Lake and My country, my parents (inset) Photos: VCG Posters for The Battle of Changjin Lake and My country, my parents (inset) Photos: VCG The Chinese film market has already achieved several of the targets set out in the recently released 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25) for the film industry. […]

Chinese Film “Be Somebody” Becomes Success After National Day

Promotional material for Be somebody Photo: Courtesy of Maoyan Promotional material for Be somebody Photo: Courtesy of Maoyan Few predicted that the low budget Chinese thriller / comedy Be somebody Would work so well in terms of word of mouth and box office during the post-national holiday movie season on mainland China, especially given the […]

Chinese film beats Bond and Marvel at box office

The biggest movie in the world right now isn’t the latest Bond movie No Time To Die or even Marvel’s Shang-Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings. It’s a 1950s Chinese propaganda film about the Korean War, centered around a story of Chinese soldiers defeating American troops despite great difficulties. In just two weeks […]

From marriage at 23 to starring in a Chinese film: uncover unknown facts about Sonu Sood

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Rumy Jafry admits setting aside romantic drama planned with Sushant Singh Rajput

Director Rumy Jafry recently recalled the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput and the movie he was supposed to make with him. The director has revealed why he put the film on hold after the actor’s death in June of last year. With a career spanning over 30 years, Jafrey has made a significant contribution to […]

The man who helped Chinese cinema go global

For Marco Mueller, life is closed. Almost 50 years ago, he was a bright-eyed film student in China. Today, he’s back to teach a new generation of Chinese filmmakers in Shanghai. “There are so many young people here interested in creating art,” Mueller told Sixth Tone. “There is a real hunger for cinema. Things have […]

Marvel’s ‘Shang-Chi’ and ‘Eternals’ Still Aiming High in Chinese Film Market

Chinese actor Tony Leung Chiu Wai (left) and Shang-Chi (right) Screenshot from the official trailer for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings marvel’s Shang Chi and the legend of the ten rings (Shang Chi) and Eternals won’t give up on the world’s biggest movie market, especially when US theaters are still under the […]

2016 Chinese movie starring EXO idol Oh Se-hun postponed again, removed from ticketing platforms

Sehun (left) and Wu Qian Photo: Courtesy of Huace Media Cat man, a Chinese film starring South Korean actor and singer Oh Se-hun in the lead role and originally shot in 2016, is again delayed as all information relating to the film has been removed from ticketing platforms Chinese such as Maoyan and Taopiaopiao. The […]

Chinese film promotes Finland in new romantic drama

CMC Pictures is making a movie with a Chinese celebrity in Lapland, Finland. The movie “I Remember” premiered in China on Christmas Eve. Photo: Marketing of the film I Remember / Helsinki Marketing Finland got a starring role in a new Chinese romantic drama “I Remember” which was filmed last year in Lapland and Helsinki. […]

$ 90 million Chinese film withdrawn due to COVID-19 finally debuts in Houston on Friday

Eddie Peng in “The Rescue” Photo: China Modern Film and Television Development Company Limited The $ 90 million action flick “The Rescue,” one of China’s most expensive films to ever come out, finally makes its American bow this week – nearly a year after its initial opening. The thriller, starring Eddie Peng, turned out to […]

Netflix’s decision to adapt Chinese novel “The Three Bodies Problem” sparks controversy

Streaming giant Netflix announced on September 1 that it would adapt The Three-Body Problem trilogy, the popular Chinese science fiction novel, in an original series with a crew of stars. While the news has thrilled fans around the world, some are wondering how the film will adapt the book, make its elements Chinese, and whether […]

Kenya launches first Chinese Film Week to boost cultural cooperation – Xinhua English.news.cn

The opening ceremony of Chinese Film Week was held at the University of Nairobi in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, on September 2, 2019. Kenya launched Chinese Film Week on Monday, the first of its kind in this country. East African countries, to strengthen cultural cooperation between the two countries. (Xinhua / Wang Teng) NAIROBI, Sept. […]

50 Chinese film companies to watch in 2019 |

50 Chinese film companies to watch in 2019 2018 saw a further consolidation of the Chinese film industry. Some companies went out of business during this turbulent time while others became major players. WeChat media account yiqipaidianying took a look at local films coming out in 2019 and created a list of 50 film companies […]

China’s film industry is leading the way for a sci-fi blockbuster to become its own – The Hollywood Reporter

It’s an eternal question, and the implicit basis of just about every sci-fi movie ever made: What does the future hold? One of the safest answers these days – given most geopolitical indicators, as well as the makeup of the world’s population – is that it’s going to look a lot more like China. Still, […]

Top 10 Highest Paid Chinese Movie Stars Are All Men |

Jackie Chan, Chow Yun-fat and Andy Lau top the list. Chinese social media account WeChat Yiqipaidianying, which focuses on news from the film industry, published a list of China’s top 100 highest-paid artists. Here’s the top 10: It’s no surprise that Jackie Chan tops the list this year, making an average of 80 million yuan […]

In Cannes, Jia Zhangke calls for the relaxation of the law on Chinese cinema |

The main Chinese author director has said he unsuccessfully opposes the inclusion of harsh penalties in the new cinema law. Leading Chinese writer-director Jia Zhangke has called on fellow filmmakers to keep pushing for the country’s new cinema law to be changed to ensure independent films reach the international stage. “As the cinema law is […]

Fox International Channels to Co-Produce Chinese Film “Go Lala Go 2” – The Hollywood Reporter

Fox International Channels, which is part of 21 Century Fox has teamed up with Chinese film and television company New Classics Media to co-produce Go Lala Go 2, a romantic drama about the adventures of a young Chinese career woman. Directed by and performed Xu Jinglei, the first one Go Lala Go The film became […]

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