Special cut of ‘Iron Man 3’ for Chinese market to have extra footage


When moviegoers in US and China head to theaters on May 3rd to see the premiere of Marvel’s Iron Man 3, they won’t be sitting down to watch the same movie. Marvel Studios announced that it collaborated with Chinese media and entertainment company DMG on the Chinese elements in the film, on top of distribution and marketing, reported Deadline Hollywood. So while both the US and Chinese cuts of the movie will feature footage that Marvel shot in Beijing in December, only the latter will get a special appearance from actress Fan Bingbing.

The second-largest international market for Hollywood movies

Wired points out that Iron Man 3 isn’t the only big-budget film to get tweaks for the Chinese market — in last year’s Looper, scenes…

Continue reading…

The Verge – All Posts

Leave a Comment