Galloping Horse, Reliance buy Digital Domain

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China’s Galloping Horse Joins With Reliance MediaWorks To Buy Digital Domain Galloping Horse America and Reliance MediaWorks Jointly Submit Winning Bid to Acquire Assets of Digital Domain and Mothership in Digital Domain Media Group Bankruptcy Auction

 

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Stellar Cinemas Signs Deal with IMAX

Stellar Cinemas announced an agreement to install two digital IMAX® theatre systems into multiplexes in Shanghai and Beijing.

The first location is scheduled to be installed in the Shanghai Stellar Zhengda Multiplex in Shanghai in time for the highly-anticipated release of Aftershock, the first Chinese film to be digitally re-mastered into the unparalleled image […]

Gong Li to Star in Chen Daming’s Remake of “What Women Want”

According this Reuters story, Gong Li is set to star in writer/director Chen Daming‘s remake of the Nancy Meyers-directed romantic comedy starring Mel Gibson and Helen Hunt. Gong Li will be stepping into the role created by Hunt, with Andy Lau playing the chauvinistic advertising executive who suddenly acquires the power to hear the innermost […]

Jackie Chan’s New Cinema Chain Opening in Beijing

Actor, producer, writer, stunt choreographer and singer Jackie Chan is adding a new job title to his bio with the opening of his own cinema chain, the Jackie Chan International Movie Theatre. According his official website:

The Jackie Chan International Movie Theatre will officially be opening for business in the beginning of June, 2010. Movie […]

“Chongqing Blues” Ready for June 8th Release in China

Writer/director Wang Xiaoshuai‘s drama “Chongqing Blues” will be released in China on June 8. Starring Wang Xueqi as a father who returns home to understand the causes of his son’s death, the film was China’s only entry in this year’s main competition at Cannes. Pic was produced by Tempo Films.

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Zhang Yang’s “Driverless” set for July 2 release in China

According to Xinhua, mainland director Zhang Yang‘s new film “Driverless” will hit screens nationwide on July 2.

Director Zhang stated that this movie is an updated version of his 1997 film “Spicy Love Soup”. It deals with several relationship issues, including the infamous seven year itch, reuniting with a first love, one night stands, an […]

Liu Fendou Shooting Comedy “Jiazhuang Qinglu” in Kunming

In what has been described in Chinese media as a move away from darker-themed projects, to more commercial fare, writer/director Liu Fendou has begun principal photography on his comedy “Jiazhuang Qinglu”. ( The Chinese title 假装情侣 translates as “Pretend Lovers”, but there has been no official English title announced yet.) Concept for the script is […]

“Shanghai, I Love You” to Shoot in October

Emmanuel Benbihy, producer of “Paris, Je T’Aime” and “New York, I Love You” will be bringing the love to post-Expo Shanghai. Directors Lu Chuan, Jim Sheridan and Gabriele Muccino are reportedly slated to contribute segments to the latest installment of the Cities of Love project.

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Zhang Ziyi to Star in AIDS-themed film by Gu Changwei

According to the story in the Hollywood Reporter, Zhang Ziyi has joined the cast of Gu Changwei‘s next film, to be produced by Stellar Megamedia and Forbidden City Films.

“Life is a Miracle” (ã€Šé­”æœ¯å¤–ä¼ ã€‹ï¼‰ is reportedly about a love story in a village being wiped out by AIDS.

Pu Cunxin, long associated […]

Cadillac to Sponsor Chinese Communist Epic “The Founding of a Party”

Luxury car maker Cadillac will be sponsoring China Film Group‘s “Founding of a Party”, the planned film epic of the birth of the Chinese Communist Party, which is slated to start shooting in August, 2010, and which forms something of a sequel to last year’s “The Founding of a Republic.”

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