The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Paulina Hartono | Mar 17, 2009
A Confucius biopic will begin filming in the next three weeks. Hong Kong actor Chow Yun-Fat was tapped to play the lead role. From BBC News: The film will be a joint production between Beijing-based Dadi Cinema and the state-run...
by Sophia Cao | Apr 8, 2007
From Danwei: Chow Yun-fat plays Sao Feng, a Chinese pirate, in the upcoming movie Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End. Looks sort of menacing, doesn’t he? Is such an image insulting to the Chinese people? On Friday, the International Herald Leader reported the results of an online survey in which 61% of respondents felt […]
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