The Michael Bay film's $93 million haul makes it the biggest ever three-day opening in the country. READ MORE
It’s shaping up to be a strong second quarter for Hollywood in China, with "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and "Transformers: Age of Extinction" due to open soon. READ MORE
Chinese moviegoers have already spent more at the movies than they did during all of 2009.
A lull between Chinese holiday periods gave a boost to overseas titles. READ MORE
The year's strong performance so far indicates a 28 percent rise in theater revenues, says research group. READ MORE
In another sign of China's relentless growth, box office passed 3 billion yuan ($490 million) in a single month -- about the same as the full-year total in 2007 -- for the first time. READ MORE
Boong Joon-ho's dystopian "Snowpiercer" and the edgy Berlin fest winner "Black Coal, Thin Ice" are scheduled for March, a possible sign of increased liberalism among the country's censors. READ MORE
Storyline under wraps.
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