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The Best Chinese Movies on Netflix


Seven worthy Chinese movies you can watch on Netflix today!

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


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

Review: This is Not What I Expected! (China, 2017)


Starlet Zhou Dongyu displays a new level of maturity opposite Takeshi Kaneshiro in this culinary-themed Chinese rom-com.

Film “A Loner” To Illuminate Plight of Elderly Empty-nesters in China


Starring Zhu Xijuan, "A Loner" (大雪冬至) is expected to complete production later in 2017.

Review: Girlfriend, Boyfriend (Taiwan, 2012)


Girlfriend, Boyfriend is a coming of age romance (with a unique twist) set amidst Taiwan's democratization.

Review: Chongqing Hot Pot (China, 2016)


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...


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