Shanghai: Chinese Theater Giant Dadi Takes Stake in Tom Cruise’s ‘American Made’ (Exclusive)

The Universal film stars Cruise as real-life American pilot and hustler Barry Seal, who ran drugs for Pablo Escobar and was recruited by the CIA for one of the...

Shanghai: Jetsen Huashi Takes Chinese Streaming Rights to ‘Valerian’ (Exclusive)

The Chinese company acquired the rights from Shanghai-based Fundamental Films, a co-owner of Luc Besson's EuropaCorp. read more

Shanghai: Adam Goodman to Produce Rob Minkoff’s ‘Wolf Totem’ Animation at China’s Le Vision

The former Paramount president launched the Los Angeles-based production outfit Le Vision Entertainment with the Chinese conglomerate's backing last year. read more

Shanghai: WME-IMG, Village Roadshow Launch Chinese Film Venture With Beijing’s Perfect World

The new film and TV production company, named Perfect Village Entertainment, unveiled a debut slate in Shanghai Tuesday, including projects from Zhang Yimou and Jackie Chan. read more

Shanghai First Look: Zhang Yimou’s Martial Arts Drama ‘Shadow’

The Village Roadshow Asia and Le Vision Pictures' period film will be Zhang's first film since 'The Great Wall.'read more

China Box Office: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Scares Up $30M Debut

The latest installment in the long-running space horror franchise came under the knife from China's censors, who cut six minutes from the film, including Michael Fassbender's gay more

Shanghai: ‘Mulan’ Director Tony Bancroft to Make Chinese Animated Musical ‘Songhua’

Written by Joe Bockol, the film will be co-produced by Astro-Nomical Entertainment in association with Pelagius Entertainment. read more

Shanghai: Renny Harlin to Direct Chinese Thriller ‘The Hanging Coffin’

The film will be the Hollywood veteran-turned-Beijing transplant's third Chinese-language feature. read more

China’s Huayi Brothers to Remake Sophie Marceau’s ‘The Party’

French studio Gaumont and Shanghai-based production company Aim Media will co-produce the film, to be released in China in 2018. read more

Chinese Censors Cut Michael Fassbender’s Gay Kiss From ‘Alien Covenant’

Expats in China and local moviegoers were quick to catch the missing kiss between cyborgs Walter and David, both played by Fassbender. read more

How Hollywood Is Squeezing More From China Film Deals

New backend pacts offer studios a bigger slice of the box-office more

China’s Weying Buys Into Paramount’s ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’

The firm will be a strategic marketing and promotion partner for the film in the Middle more

China’s $500M Blockbuster ‘The Mermaid’ Getting TV Adaptation

Beijing-based iQiyi has paid an historic $61.8 million for the exclusive streaming rights to the show, which sources in China say will be scripted and produced by Stephen

China Box Office: ‘The Mummy’ Scares Up $52M Opening, Career High for Tom Cruise

Warner Bros' 'Wonder Woman,' meanwhile, slipped to second place while crossing $70 million. read more

Shanghai Festival: Danish Auteur Bille August’s ‘The Chinese Widow’ to Premiere in Competition

Other titles competing for the 20th annual Chinese cinema event include American comedy 'Brigsby Bear' and Hong Kong auteur Ann Hui's war drama 'Our Time Will Come.'read more