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Culture and entertainment information for late March 2016
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1. Show by Little Birch Dance Troupe, Russia


Performed by: Russian national model Little Birch Dance Troupe


As a significant participant of the Sino-Soviet cultural exchange, the Little Birch Dance Troupe has been a classic symbol of Russian dance to the Chinese audience ever since the sensation of its premier show in China in 1955. In 2004, Little Birch was awarded the Russian president fund of culture. In 2006, it became an art troupe led directly by Russian president’s office and appeared frequently on the stage of important international events as a special envoy of cultural exchange to show the charm and elegance of Russia. In September 2012, invited by president Putin, it performed for APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting. There is no doubt that the performing arts of Little Birch have truly become a classic symbol of Russian culture.


Venue: Changzhou Grand Theater


Time: 7:30, March 20


Prices: 50/100/180/280 RMB


2. The Revenant


Plot Summary  


Inspired by true events, THE REVENANT is an immersive and visceral cinematic experience capturing one man’s epic adventure of survival and the extraordinary power of the human spirit. In an expedition of the uncharted American wilderness, legendary explorer Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) is brutally attacked by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. In a quest to survive, Glass endures unimaginable grief as well as the betrayal of his confidant John Fitzgerald (Tom Hardy). Guided by sheer will and the love of his family, Glass must navigate a vicious winter in a relentless pursuit to live and find redemption. THE REVENANT is directed and co-written by renowned filmmaker, Academy Award® winner Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman, Babel).


Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter, Forrest Goodluck, Paul Anderson, Kristoffer Joner, Joshua Burge


Director: Alejandro G. Iñárritu


Genres: Adventure, Historical drama, Western


Distributor: 20th Century Fox


Release Date: March 18


Venue: Wanda Cinema, Omnijol Cinema, Changzhou Grand Theatre Poly Studio,  Phoenix Valley Film Art Palace Cinema, China Film Cinema, Changzhou Asia Film & TV Town


3. Eddie the Eagle


Plot Summary  


The film details the inspiring exploits of Michael Edwards, better known as “Eddie the Eagle,” the most famous ski jumper in British history. The film’s portrayal of Edwards’ never-say-die approach to the sport, celebrates the human spirit and resilience in the face of extraordinary odds and challenges. Taron Egerton, who made his feature film starring debut in Kingsman: The Secret Service, portrays Eddie the Eagle, and Hugh Jackman plays a ski jumping expert from Lake Placid who helps Eddie train for the Calgary Olympics.


Cast: Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Jo Hartley, Tom Costello, Jack Costello, Mark Benton, Edvin Endre, Rune Temte


Director: Dexter Fletcher


Genres: Biography, Comedy drama


Distributor: 20th Century Fox


Release Date: March 18


Venue: Wanda Cinema, Omnijol Cinema, Changzhou Grand Theatre Poly Studio,  Phoenix Valley Film Art Palace Cinema, China Film Cinema, Changzhou Asia Film & TV Town


4. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


Plot Summary  


Mankind faces a new threat as Batman (Ben Affleck) embarks on a personal vendetta against Superman (Henry Cavill).


Cast: Ben Affleck , Henry Cavill , Amy Adams , Jesse Eisenberg , Diane Lane , Laurence Fishburne , Jeremy Irons , Holly Hunter


Director: Zack Snyder


Genres: Action, Fantasy, Adventure


Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures


Release Date: March 25


Venue: Wanda Cinema, Omnijol Cinema, Changzhou Grand Theatre Poly Studio,  Phoenix Valley Film Art Palace Cinema, China Film Cinema, Changzhou Asia Film & TV Town


5. Behind the Yellow Line (1984)


Plot Summary  


Lesile is a young guy that uses the MTR everyday, and one day, he sees a beautiful lady (Maggie Cheung) on the train and likes her immediately. On the other hand, he also knows a tomboy (Anita Mui) on the train too (and she likes him too!). Then, with side-kicks like Chan and others the chase of love in the MTR system begins.


Director: Taylor Wong


Writers: Gordon Chan (co-writer), Hing-Ka Chan (co-writer), Lawrence Cheng (writer), Kwok-Jim Lo (story), Wai-man Shek (co-writer)


Stars: Leslie Cheung, Maggie Cheung, Anita Mui, Anthony Chan


Release Date: March 25


Venue: Wanda Cinema, Omnijol Cinema, Changzhou Grand Theatre Poly Studio,  Phoenix Valley Film Art Palace Cinema, China Film Cinema, Changzhou Asia Film & TV Town


 
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