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Xu Zheng’s latest movie in China’s famous “Lost In” series mixes mother-son bonding with superficial glances at Russian life.
Diao Yinan's sophomore feature "Wild Goose Lake" is beautiful and punctuated with surreal violence, but hampered by thin characterization.
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In Donnie Yen’s final kung fu film, action takes a backseat to China-US tensions and identity politics.
Through two families linked by friendship and tragedy, director Wang Xiaoshuai’s “So Long, My Son” offers a humanistic look at China in the wake of...
Slow-paced and undramatic, Gu Xiaogang's "Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains" shows us the many stories of a small town.
Despite decent production quality, China’s “White Snake” falls victim to sloppy storytelling and surprising salaciousness.
Banned by Chinese censors for a year, "Better Days" gets its big reveal with dark undertones about high school bullying.
Forced evictions, citizen protests, and government corruption do not a happy Communist Party make.