Hong Kong

‘Moon Man’ Holds for Third Week at the Top of China Box Office

Space comedy Moon Man held on to the top spot at the mainland China box office for a third weekend. It has now accumulated $363 million. Released on…

Hong Kong Remake of ‘Tape’ Sets Selena Lee, Kenny Kwan, Adam Pak as Stars

Selena Lee, Kenny Kwan, and Adam Pak lead the cast of “Tape,” a Cantonese-language remake of the Richard Linklater drama film that debuted in 2001. The new film…

‘Moon Man’ Holds Off ‘Warriors of Future’ on Another Strong China Box Office Weekend

Chinese sci-fi comedy “Moon Man” held station at the top of the mainland China box office, albeit at a lower orbit. After ten days in cinemas its cumulative…

Hong Kong Boy Band Mirror Cancels Overseas Debut as Investigation Into LED Screen Incident Continues

Hong Kong boy band Mirror has pulled out of Japan’s Summer Sonic festival, organizers confirmed, while investigations continue into last week’s horrific incident that severely injured two dancers…

Quarterly Earnings Slump Adds to Humiliation of Alibaba

Net earnings at Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant and media owner, dropped by 50% to $3.40 billion (RMB22.7 billion) in the three months between April and June, the…

China’s Bona Film Group Returning to Stock Market, Finalizing IPO in Shenzhen

Bona Film Group, one of China’s most consistently successful private sector movie studios, is in the final stages of launching an IPO on the Shenzhen stock exchange. The…

Jay Chou’s New Album ‘Greatest Works of Art’ Is the Star’s Most Ambitious Project

Jay Chou likes to think big. His latest music release, “Greatest Works of Art,” is not just the Mando-pop king’s first full-length album after a six-year hiatus. The…

Jay Chou: Art for Art’s Sake

Music and film may have brought Jay Chou to his current standing, but he has also been actively cultivating his presence in the art world. And he is…

Jay Chou Wants to Be His Own Man on Screen

Acting and directing were not on Jay Chou’s mind when he first began his music career nearly two decades ago. But over the years, he has accumulated several…

‘Everything Everywhere All at Once’ Is A24’s First Movie to Hit $100 Million Globally

Holy hot-dog fingers! A24’s zany black comedy “Everything Everywhere All at Once” has cleared a major box office milestone, crossing $100 million in global ticket sales. It’s the…

One Dancer Still Critical After Hong Kong Concert Incident

One of the two dancers injured by a falling LED screen at a Mirror concert in Hong Kong has been discharged from hospital. The other remains in a…

Hong Kong Launches Inquiry Into Mirror Concert Incident That Injured Dancers

Hong Kong authorities have ordered an investigation into the incident on stage Thursday when a giant LED screen fell from the ceiling at a concert by boy band…