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Dutch film to entrance Shanghai

SHANGHAI -- Dutch director David Verbeek will premiere his look at life in Shanghai, "City of Trance," at the Shanghai International Film Festival on Saturday.

Back Dorm Boys pic debuts in China

SHANGHAI -- The third film starring two Chinese students made famous online by lip-syncing pop songs from their college dorm, opened across China on Tuesday.

China readies ‘harmonious society’ for Olympic guests

SHANGHAI, China -- It's called hexie shehui, or "harmonious society," and these days the phrase is ringing from the hillsides as China seeks to portray itself in a kinder, gentler light in the run-up to the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The concept, the embodiment of the image the government hopes to present to the world, is infusing every action, right down to the name chosen for the torch relay: the "journey of harmony."

China cracks down on ‘vulgar’ TV

SHANGHAI -- The latest in a series of moves leading up to China's biggest Communist party meeting in years saw broadcast media censors ban on all "vulgar" and sexually explicit material from the airwaves, state media reported late Tuesday.

China commands ‘Lust’ cuts for sex, violence

"Lust, Caution," the Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion winner for best picture, will be cut by 30 minutes for audiences on the Chinese mainland, Chinese state media reported late Monday.

China commands ‘Lust’ cuts for sex, violence

SHANGHAI -- "Lust, Caution," the Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion winner for best picture, will be cut by 30 minutes for audiences on the Chinese mainland, Chinese state media reported late Monday.

For China, less ‘Lust’ from Lee

"Lust, Caution," the Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion winner for best picture, will be cut by 30 minutes for audiences on the Chinese mainland.

’42nd Street’ just a start for Nederlander, China

SHANGHAI -- China's first Broadway production of "42nd Street" will start its three-week run Wednesday with the first five sold-out nights, producers from Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment said Monday during a visit to China's commercial capital.

’42nd Street’ stars China run

SHANGHAI -- China's first Broadway production of "42nd Street" starts its three week run on Sept. 5 with the first five nights sold out, said producers from Nederlander Worldwide Entertainment visiting China's commercial capital on Monday.

China’s The9 posts 23% drop in income

Leading Chinese online gaming company The9 Ltd. posted a 23% drop in net income for the quarter ending June 30, blaming infrastructure upgrades, the Nasdaq-listed company said Tuesday.

China confab eyes trade gap, IPR issues

SHANGHAI -- China's State Council Information Office on Thursday hosted a conference in Beijing on Chinese-American economic and trade relations.

China doctors slam TV smoke

Prevalent cigarette smoking in a current hit show about 1930s gangsters in China's commercial capital has prompted an unusual complaint to central broadcast regulators.