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Review: “Have A Nice Day” is Chinese animation with Western characteristics

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China's first-ever adult animated feature has started screening across numerous US cities.

Is Feng Xiaogang’s “Youth” really that controversial?

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The film's original Chinese National Day release was pushed back, purportedly for political reasons.

The Best Chinese Movies on Netflix

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Seven worthy Chinese movies you can watch on Netflix today!

The 5 best Chinese war movies [Updated 2018]

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We've compiled a list of the top 5 Chinese war movies. Check it out!

Review: The Moment – 50 Years of Golden Horse (Taiwan, 2016)

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The Moment is a must-watch documentary for anyone interested in the history of Taiwanese cinema.

“Wolf Warrior 2” shows a new kind of Chinese patriotism—that speaks to overseas Chinese

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"Wolf Warrior 2" breathes new life into the Chinese action genre—and appeals to foreign-born Chinese in the process.

Trailer: “Duckweed”, directed by popular Chinese blogger Han Han, premieres Jan 28

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Duckweed -- the directorial debut of Han Han, China's most popular blogger, hits Chinese theaters on January 28, 2017.

Review: Chongqing Hot Pot (China, 2016)

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The central Chinese city of Chongqing is famous for hot pot, WWII bomb shelters, and gangsters. Chongqing Hot Pot combines all three into a screwball...