Blog Tag - Cinema

R Beijing Things to do on a Rainy Day
It rarely rains in Beijing, but when it rains, it pours. Some people prefer to spend rainy days in the comfort of their home, but your options are ...
March Movies to Watch and Movies to Miss
Hollywood movies took over this weekend with three major debuts – A Dog's Purpose, Logan, and The Lego Batman Movie – dominating around 98 percent of...
China Censors Slash ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at China Film Insider. Masses of zombified humans lurch towards the viewer. Milla Jovovich and her...
'Kong: Skull Island' and 'Logan' Heading to China
The line-up for foreign films in China for March is already starting to take shape with Legendary Entertainment’s Kong: Skull Island and Logan, the...
It's a Bar! It's a Cinema! It's a Restaurant! Cinker Pictures Brings Swank to the Sanlitun Filmgoing Experience
Cinker Pictures is putting a new spin on the near century-old practice of dinner and a movie. The newly announced North Taikoo Li venue houses a...
First Weekend of New Year Not So Happy at the China Box Office
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at China Film Insider. If the first public holiday of the new year is any indication of what China’...
Jackie Chan's ‘Railroad Tigers’ and Rom-Com ‘Tomorrow’ Look to Scale ‘The Great Wall’
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at China Film Insider. Christmas may not be an official holiday in atheist China, but its citizens...
‘The Great Wall’ Stands Tall in China With RMB 470 Million
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at China Film Insider. Polarizing Chinese moviegoers on its opening weekend, director Zhang Yimou’s...
'Kubo and the Two Strings' and 'Bridget Jones's Baby' to Join 'Rogue One' in Chinese Cinemas Come January
Last week, when we were being a little bit ranty, we told you that Kubo and the Two Strings was coming to Chinese cinema screens in January. Now we...
Stop Watching Movies On Your Goddamn Laptop for Chrissakes
It blows my mind every time a fellow Beijing expat tells me that they never go to the cinema in China, instead choosing to watch films on laptop...
A Drink With  Echo Xie and Zhang Fan, Core Staff of DC Chinese Film Festival
Founded by Cai Yibin in 2011, the biennial DC Chinese Film Festival (DCCFF) celebrates Chinese cinema in its broadest sense, whether made by...
R1: Eddie Redmayne (小雀班) and Fantastic Beasts Costars Charm Beijing Fans at Red Carpet Event
On Saturday, November 19, nearly 200 lucky wand-toting, preppily-dressed fantasy film fans attended an exclusive Q&A with the stars of Fantastic...
3D ‘Jason Bourne’ Leaves Chinese Fans Feeling Sick and Cheated
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at China Film Insider. Chinese moviegoers were in an uproar this week after an “exclusive” 3D-only...
Go and See These Two Inifinitely Cute and Life-Affirming Films Out Today in Beijing
There are a couple of gems opening today on Chinese cinema screens, both of which are sure to soothe your soul. First up is Born in China (我们诞生在中国),...
'My Best Friend's Wedding' Chinese Remake Out Tomorrow, Just In Time For Chinese Valentine's Day
The Chinese remake of the 1997 Julia Roberts romantic comedy My Best Friend’s Wedding《我最好朋友的婚礼》hits cinema screens tomorrow (Aug 5), just a few days...