Most Popular Mandarin-Language Feature Films
The Dark Knight
When Batman, Gordon and Harvey Dent launch an assault on the mob, they let the clown out of the box, the Joker, bent on turning Gotham on itself and bringing any heroes down to his level. Dir: Christopher Nolan With: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart Action | Adventure 152 mins.
After training with his mentor, Batman begins his war on crime to free the crime-ridden Gotham City from corruption that the Scarecrow and the League of Shadows have cast upon it. Dir: Christopher Nolan With: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Ken Watanabe Action | Adventure 140 mins.
As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse. Dir: Guillermo del Toro With: Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi 132 mins.
Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment. Dir: Shawn Levy With: Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, Rose Byrne Comedy 119 mins.
Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying. Dir: Ben Stiller With: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr. Action | Comedy 107 mins.
Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption. Dir: Paul Haggis With: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock, Thandie Newton Drama 112 mins.
The crew of the ship Serenity tries to evade an assassin sent to recapture one of their number who is telepathic. Dir: Joss Whedon With: Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Chiwetel Ejiofor Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi | Thriller 119 mins.
With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access 100 percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers. Dir: Neil Burger With: Bradley Cooper, Anna Friel, Abbie Cornish Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller 105 mins.
To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroines in the process. Dir: Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook With: Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy, BD Wong Animation | Adventure | Family | Musical 88 mins.
Empire of the Sun
A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II. Dir: Steven Spielberg With: Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson Drama | History | War 153 mins.