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“76 Days” Features Heart-Wrenching Footage of Wuhan During the Worst Days of COVID-19


Hao Wu's latest documentary features never-before-seen footage of a hospital struggling to save lives amidst the early days of the coronavirus outbreak in China.

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Five Korean Movies for the Next Five Fridays 8/7c on US Cable Network Myx Tv


Asian American entertainment network Myx TV is playing a new Korean romcom or drama every Friday at 8/7 central for the next five weeks between...

Will We Ever See a Chinese Superhero Movie?


Can Chinese filmmakers create a genuine, homegrown superhero, and not just a comedic parody of one?

The 11 Best Korean Comedy Movies


Cinema Escapist reveals the top Korean comedy movies—with streaming links included.

Review: “Ten Years Japan” Pictures Dystopia With Hopeful Undertones


The short film anthology "Ten Years Japan" provides a relevant, but not depressing, look at contemporary Japan's social challenges.

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