Movies by Release Date: 2017-01

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Duckweed (2017)

NR 102 min - Comedy, Drama - 28 January 2017
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When a son attempts to reconcile with his father, a series of fateful events allow him to experience the father’s life in the past.

Director:  Han Han, Zhang Hongwei

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When a son attempts to reconcile with his father, a series of fateful events allow him to experience the father’s life in the past.


Collections: Han Han, Zhang Hongwei

Genres: Comedy, Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  28 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Huaxia Film Distribution Company, Shanghai Bona

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Runtime:  1 h 42 min
Poster for the movie "Kung Fu Yoga"

Kung Fu Yoga (2017)

130 min - Mystery, Action, Adventure, Comedy - 27 January 2017
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Chinese archeology professor Jack teams up with beautiful Indian professor Ashmita and assistant Kyra to locate lost Magadha treasure. In a Tibetan ice cave, they find the remains of the royal army that had vanished together with the treasure, only to be ambushed by Randall, the descendent of a rebel army leader. When they free themselves, their next stop is Dubai where a diamond from the ice cave is to be auctioned. After a series of double-crosses and revelations about their past, Jack and his team travel to a mountain temple in India, using the diamond as a key to unlock the real treasure.

Director:  Stanley Tong

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Chinese archeology professor Jack teams up with beautiful Indian professor Ashmita and assistant Kyra to locate lost Magadha treasure. In a Tibetan ice cave, they find the remains of the royal army that had vanished together with the treasure, only to be ambushed by Randall, the descendent of a rebel army leader. When they free themselves, their next stop is Dubai where a diamond from the ice cave is to be auctioned. After a series of double-crosses and revelations about their past, Jack and his team travel to a mountain temple in India, using the diamond as a key to unlock the real treasure.


Collections: Stanley Tong

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Country:   China
Language:  English, Hindi, 普通话, Tamil
Release Date:  27 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Shinework Media, Taihe Entertainment

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Runtime:  2 h 10 min
Poster for the movie "Buddies In India"

Buddies In India (2017)

NR 100 min - Comedy, Action, Adventure - 27 January 2017
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Following his father’s deathbed confession about the location of his last will and testament, Tang Sen (Bai Ke) packs up and heads to India with his friend Wu Kong (Wang Baoqiang) in search of it. Along the way, the merry duo becomes a motley crew, enlisting a loyal but quirky fighter (Yue Yunpeng) and a cagey but beautiful woman (Liu Yan), all while experiencing the mysteries of a magical land that both helps and hinders them in their quest.

Director:  Wang Baoqiang

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Following his father’s deathbed confession about the location of his last will and testament, Tang Sen (Bai Ke) packs up and heads to India with his friend Wu Kong (Wang Baoqiang) in search of it. Along the way, the merry duo becomes a motley crew, enlisting a loyal but quirky fighter (Yue Yunpeng) and a cagey but beautiful woman (Liu Yan), all while experiencing the mysteries of a magical land that both helps and hinders them in their quest.


Collections: Wang Baoqiang

Tagline: In an effort to save his house, a man accompanies the son of a recently deceased CEO to India to recover his will.

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Country:   India,   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  27 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Beijing Enlight

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Runtime:  1 h 40 min
Poster for the movie "The Village of No Return"

The Village of No Return (2017)

116 min - Comedy - 26 January 2017
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It is an unusual day for the remote and isolated Desire Village. A mysterious Taoist priest brings a magical equipment that can erase one’s memory. Since then, all the villagers have forgotten their past, living “happily ever after”, while the dangerous plot behind their back is just about to be unveiled…

Director:  Chen Yu-Hsun

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It is an unusual day for the remote and isolated Desire Village. A mysterious Taoist priest brings a magical equipment that can erase one’s memory. Since then, all the villagers have forgotten their past, living “happily ever after”, while the dangerous plot behind their back is just about to be unveiled…


Collections: Chen Yu-Hsun

Genres: Comedy

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Country:   Taiwan,   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  26 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Ablaze Image

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Runtime:  1 h 56 min
Poster for the movie "Free and Easy"

Free and Easy (2017)

97 min - Comedy - 21 January 2017
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Under a tin-gray sky, in a hollowed out corner of northern China, a stranger arrives in town bearing magical soap—but smelling it will cost you. Nearby, a pair of unenthused cops try cracking a seemingly simple case. Or not. And you can forget religious solace; the only monk around is not what he seems.

Director:  Jun Geng
Writers:  Jun Geng

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Under a tin-gray sky, in a hollowed out corner of northern China, a stranger arrives in town bearing magical soap—but smelling it will cost you. Nearby, a pair of unenthused cops try cracking a seemingly simple case. Or not. And you can forget religious solace; the only monk around is not what he seems.


Collections: Jun Geng

Genres: Comedy

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  21 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Blackfin (Beijing) Culture & Media Co., Ltd

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Runtime:  1 h 37 min
Poster for the movie "Backkom Bear Agent 008"

Backkom Bear Agent 008 (2017)

86 min min - Animation - 13 January 2017
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Backkom Bear: Agent 008 is a 2017 Chinese animated adventure comedy family film directed by Li Qingfang, based on the Backkom animated series. It was released in China on 13 January 2017. it is the prequel of the 2007 film Mug Travel. With the human exploitation of natural resources, the Arctic environment is completely destroyed, leaving only the last polar bear to survive. Jessica, a human girl, adopts the polar bear and names him Backkom.

Director:  Li Qingfang

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Backkom Bear: Agent 008 is a 2017 Chinese animated adventure comedy family film directed by Li Qingfang, based on the Backkom animated series. It was released in China on 13 January 2017. it is the prequel of the 2007 film Mug Travel. With the human exploitation of natural resources, the Arctic environment is completely destroyed, leaving only the last polar bear to survive. Jessica, a human girl, adopts the polar bear and names him Backkom.


Collections: Li Qingfang

Genres: Animation

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  13 January 2017

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Production Companies:  Alpha Pictures, Horgos Xinyue Entertainment Co.

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Runtime:  1 h 26 min
Poster for the movie "Find Yourself"

Find Yourself (2017)

3 min - Animation - 1 January 2017
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“Pressure is what turns rough stones into diamonds.”

Director:  Wan-Chen Chang
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“Pressure is what turns rough stones into diamonds.”


Collections: Wan-Chen Chang

Genres: Animation

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Country:   Taiwan
Release Date:  1 January 2017

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Runtime:  0 h 03 min

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