Chinese Prefers Japanese Movies and TV Shows over Korean Hallyu?

By M. Grace, January 23, 2017 20:01 PM

Kimi no nawa (Your name)(Youtube (Screenshot))

Chinese audiences prefer Japanese movies and television shows and starting to replace their Korean Entertainment's devotion in the midst of rift between Beijing and Seoul.

The said trend is already noticeable since last year as plenty of Japanese movies earned a record of 800 miliion yuan second after American films.

With this, a report expected that the number of Japanese movies in Chinese theatres will double its digits this year.

It was also noted that concerts from different Korean pop artists and celebrities are limited to non after the two government have feud over the U.S. Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense.

Japanese movie "Your Name" was also noted to be increasingly famous in China compared to other movies from Korea. Moreover, the Japanese singer Redwimps, who sang the official soundtrack of the song is currently touring China. Furthermore, a couple of projects in China are reportedly to remake some Japanese films.

Related Article

Must Read

comments powered by Disqus

More from CCD

Jesus' Baptism Site to Be Cleared from Mines

After delays, the de-mining project in the area where Jesus was baptized will finally be launched.

How to Celebrate Valentine's Day without Compromising Ash Wednesday and your Christian Faith

How will we observe Valentine's Day on the day the Lent season begins?

Dilraba Dilmurat Backs Out from Chinese Variety Show 'Keep Running' Season 6

Another cast member leaves this popular variety show in China.

Christians Spread Chinese New Year Culture through Spring Festival Couplets

Young Christians invited calligraphers and calligraphy amateurs to write Spring Couplets and send them to communities and friends.

F4 Reunion To Happen on Chinese New Year Gala,Report Says

Will 2000s' favorite foursome reunite once more?

One of the Oldest Church in Turkey Discovered

Archaeologists in Turkey may have located one of the oldest churches in Asia Minor.

Chinese Version of 'Beauty and the Beast' Musical Showing Soon

Shanghai Disney Resort will be having a new musical shown soon.

'Miss Puff' to Premier in China on Friday

One of the year's most anticipated movies will be shown in China this weekend.

BTOB, Red Velvet and SNSD's Taeyeon to Headline '2018 Best of Best Concert' in Taipei

Some of K-Pop's top names will be in Taipei for a special concert.

Taeyang and Min Hyo Rin’s Wedding Details Revealed

Check out the details of the wedding between Taeyang and Min Hyo Rin.