Veteran Japanese actor Ken Takakura has died of lymphoma. The actor, known as the “Clint Eastwood” of Japan, passed away at a Tokyo hospital on November 10. 81 more words
“The Great Wall,” the first movie to emerge from Legendary Entertainment’s Legendary East stable, will be top Chinese director Zhang Yimou’s first English-language film.
The language of the dialog and the budget – now pegged at $135 million – were confirmed Wednesday by Legendary East CEO Peter Loehr at the U.S.-China Film Summit in Downtown Los Angeles. 203 more words
China isn’t known for embracing progressive ideals. To this day, it’s ruled by an overbearing and borderline oppressive government. Human rights violations are as commonplace there as dimsum shops. 1,111 more words