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‘The Battle at Lake Changjin’ (‘Zhang jin hu’): Film Review

A trio of renowned directors — Hong Kong helmers Dante Lam and Tsui Hark and mainland Chinese filmmaker Chen Kaige — team up for a blockbuster Korean War drama featuring Wu Jing, Jackson Yee and Hu…

‘Legend of the Demon Cat’ (‘Yao Mao Zhuan’): Film Review

Chen Kaige's 'Legend of the Demon Cat' revolves around the investigations of a Chinese poet and a Japanese monk into paranormal activities at the imperial court during the Tang Dynasty.

‘Monk Comes Down the Mountain’ (‘Dao Shi Xia Shan’): Film Review

Chen Kaige returns with an action-fueled period drama about a young Taoist cleric's adventures in early 20th century China.

?Chinese Web Giant Tencent Moves Into Online Games, Novels

Tencent Literature pacts with Giant Interactive as Internet novels increasingly become go-to source of inspiration for game and film producers in China.

Jackie Chan, Yao Ming Attend China’s Annual Congressional Meeting

The Communist Party's legislative conference is expected to approve reforms by President Xi Jinping and was visited by Chinese directors and actors serving in a symbolic advisory role.

China Box Office on Track to Reach $4.6 Billion in 2014

The year's strong performance so far indicates a 28 percent rise in theater revenues, says research group.

‘Farewell My Concubine’ Director Chen Kaige to Head Tokyo Film Fest Jury

The Chinese helmer will be jury president at the 26th installment as the festival transcends regional tensions.

Toronto Fest Books Jackie Chan, Johnnie To for Summer Chinese Film Showcase

Bell Lightbox will also host "Farewell My Concubine's" Chen Kaige and Hong Kong movie producer Nansun Shi as TIFF spotlights Asian cinema from an artistic perspective.

Celebrity Delegates in Spotlight as China’s Legislature Meeting Starts

Authorities have instructed local media to steer clear of star-chasing as Jackie Chan, basketball star Yao Ming and others help outline the year's political agenda.

‘Iron Man 3’ Photo Leak: Chinese Star Wang Xueqi on Set in Beijing

A snapshot posted to the internet shows the Chinese actor standing beside Iron Man himself at one of the city's historic landmarks.