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Matt Damon, Zhang Yimou Want To Scale 'The Great Wall' In China

EXCLUSIVE: While all the buzz this week about Matt Damon focused on Deadline’s reveal that he’ll reteam with Paul Greengrass in their third Bourne Identity… 230 more words


'Great Wall' to Shoot in January, Help Legendary Crack China Market

TORONTO — Leading Chinese director Zhang Yimou has begun casting on “The Great Wall,” the big-budget, fantasy epic being produced by Legendary Pictures’ Chinese offshoot Legendary East. 327 more words


Curse of the Golden Flower Review

Curse of the Golden Flower is a stunning Chinese epic drama from director Zhang Yimou. The 2006 film is set during the Tang Dynasty of Ancient China and follows the epic tale of the ruling family. 474 more words

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Re-watching old gems

Last week I watched a plethora of films, including some (what I consider to be) old gems. It’s been a while since Ive had such a film session, and getting back to the basics of just watching and enjoying was rather special. 1,068 more words

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China's Zhang Yimou Sues Former Partner

HONG KONG – Top Chinese director Zhang Yimou is suing his former business partner Zhang Weiping to recover $2.43 million (RMB15 million).

According to China’s official news agency Xinhua, the case was presented this week in the Beijing Dongcheng District People’s Court, and relates back to 2009 film “A Simple Noodle Story.” 151 more words