As June ends, half of 2019 has passed. In the past six months, how many percent have you completed the plan you made at the beginning of the year?
July is always an exceptionally beautiful day.
On the first day, we ushered in the 98th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China and the 22nd anniversary of the return of Hong Kong.
At the same time, the mainland movie market has Officially 31The 170 million results ended.
Data comes from the National Film Office
Although the overall performance has dropped by 2.7% compared to the same period last year, it is still a major move towards On the way to a movie power, audiences are becoming increasingly picky about the quality of movies. "Content is king" is no longer a slogan.
We can see that in the future film market, the main theme and realistic works rich. Similar to "I'm Not the God of Medicine", "Operation Red Sea", and "Wandering Earth", there will be more and more movies that conform to the mainstream culture. These works emphasize the core of Chinese culture andThe public sentiment is believed to bring another wave of box office shocks to the Chinese film market.
In short, the appropriate data inflection point appears just to wait for more exciting The good show is coming.
What are we looking forward to
"Heroes of Fire 》
Director: Chen Guohui
Starring:Huang Xiaoming/Du Jiang/Tan Zhuo/Yang Zi/Ou Hao
Release date: August 1, 2019
The film is based on Balji Yuanye’s long reportage work "The Deepest Water Is Tears", the story originated from "Dalian July 16 The real event of the fire.
Director Chen Guohui said that this story touched every firefighter and every Family behind a firefighter. So as soon as I heard this story, I immediately chose to shoot.
Since you wantTo shoot, you must shoot with your heart. In an interview with Xiaodianjun, the director admitted that the cost was nearly 300 million. The money was burned in this way just to pursue the authenticity of the movie, and a large number of scenes were restored 1:1.
The film was selected to be screened at this year’s "August 1st Army Day". Yu Dong said frankly, "This movie is selected to be released in this period. expresses the team’s unforgettable heart and inherited the traditional boxing heart. It is also a noble tribute to the loveliest people of our time. They will continue to make new things in the new era. Great contribution!"
"The Final Moment"
Director: Huang Jianxin/Ning Haiqiang
Starring: Tang Guoqiang/Liu Jin/ Wang Wufu/Liu Sha/Wang Jian
Release date: September 12, 2019
On the occasion of celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, "The Final Moment" will lead you back to that exciting and passionate time.
This film will be different from previous films of the same type, focusing on the characters and discovering the story behind history. One of the leading actors, Huang Jingyu, played a guard in the film, frankly," Witnessed many meetings, for me, it is like experiencing history. ”
Producer and director Huang Jianxin also disclosed his creative experience, "The charm of great men, the charm of history, and the charm of movies promoted us, allowing us to complete this creative task. The creators of the People’s Republic of China and the ordinary soldiers, their emotions and sacrifices constitute a spiritual world, that is the root of our China, the pride of our China. "
《中Captain of China"
Director: Liu Weiqiang
Starring: Zhang Hanyu/Yuan Quan/Ou How/Du Jiang
Release date: September 30, 2019
On May 14, 2018, the crew of Sichuan Airlines flight 3U8633 was in distress at an altitude of 10,000 meters while performing a flight mission. Correct disposal has created a miracle in the history of world civil aviation.
"Chinese Captain" is adapted from this real event.
In order to tell this story well, the Civil Aviation Administration of China has given great support and help. It is understood that there are thousands of Chinese Civil aviation staff directly or indirectly participated in the co-production of this film.
As the finale of the "Chinese Pride Trilogy", I believe it is also high hopes.
Director: Lin Chaoxian
Starring: Peng Yuyan/Wang Yanlin/Xin Zhilei/Lan Yingying/Wang Yutian
Release date: January 25, 2020 (New Year's Day)
Known as "China's first sea rescue and salvage theme" sounds like this "Emergency Rescue" is very exciting.
After Operation Mekong and Operation Red Sea, the directorLin Chaoxian once again challenged the more difficult shooting work, and will continue to highlight the advantages of "big production, strong audiovisual, strong innovation, and strong emotion" in the first two works.
At the same time, this is the second time Lin Chaoxian has hit the Spring Festival file. I believe this film is very Box office potential.
"My Motherland and Me"
Director: Chen Kaige (Chief Director)/Zhang Yibai/Guan Hu/Xue Xiaolu/Xu Zheng/Ning Hao/Wen Muye
Starring: Ge You/ Tian Zhuangzhuang/ Huang Bo/ Liu Haoran/ Wang Qianyuan
Release date: October 1, 2019
"My Motherland and Me" is a film composed of 7 short films, with Chen Kaige as the chief director and Huang Jianxin as the chief producer The filmmakers, 7 directors Chen Kaige, Zhang Yibai, Guan Hu, Xue Xiaolu, Xu Zheng, Ning Hao, and Wen Muye co-produced.
Chief producer Huang Jianxin will filmThe theme of the creation is summarized as "historical moments, memories of the whole people, head-on collision" in 12 words. He said that the film will look back at the common memories of all people in the 70 years since the founding of New China, focusing on moving stories that are closely related to the destiny of ordinary people and the country in the classic historical moment.
It’s worth mentioning that in the 7th position Among the directors, Chen Kaige was born in the 1950s, Zhang Yibai and Guan Hu were born in the 1960s, Xue Xiaolu, Xu Zheng, and Ning Hao were born in the 70s, and Wen Muye, the youngest, was born in 1985. These seven directors represent the four generations and will Give different annotations on the subject of "Me and My Country".
Director: Li Rengang
Starring: Wu Jing/Jackie Chan/Jing Boran/Zhang Ziyi/Hu Ge/Zhang Yi
Release date: September 30, 2019
"The Climber" is adapted from real events, and it is a visual restoration of China in 1960 and 1975 The heroic deeds of the mountaineering team ascending the summit of Mount Everest twice.
This is a movie that has never been seen in the Chinese film market. It is the highest in the world Snowy Mountains and Dangerous PeaksOn the shooting, we strive to reshape a legendary epic more than 50 years ago.
Starting in January this year, Wu Jing has successively released pictures and videos of his training in the Tibetan Plateau on Weibo. In the ice and snow, Wu Jing carried out plateau climbing training under the guidance of professional climbers, which was quite desperate.
Hu Ge, who has ever had the summit experience, also participated in this movie. After shooting , He has a deeper understanding of the relationship between man and nature "Climbing to the top does not mean conquering nature, but nature accepting human beings. We can only conquer ourselves."
Director: Li Shaohong/ Chang Xiaoyang
Starring: Zhou Yiwei/ Zhong Hanliang/ Jiang Haowen/ Zhong Chuxi/ Wang Qiangp>
Release date: Fall 2019
The movie "Liberated" tells the story of the PLA artillery company commander Cai Xingfu led a four-member squad at the end of the Ping-Tianjin battle, and the Kuomintang quartermaster Yao Zhe and others hand in hand to liberate the city of Tianjin.
According to director Li Shaohong, "Liberated" is different from other war films. It mainly focuses on urban street fighting. It is a rare commercial film with the theme of "Urban War" .
As a female director, she It will also take a different approach, starting from the perspective of ordinary people such as young soldiers and children in war zones, to show the human affection under the grand historical background.
Director: Ding Sheng
Starring: Ling Xiaosu/Jia Nailiang/Jin Chen/Zhang Yunlong
Release date: 2019
The film is The elite team of special police "Blue Sword Commando" is based on the prototype, telling the story of a group of heroes who are silently guarding by our side.
Director Ding Sheng has always been good at police action movies.
This time, not only has the strong visual effects and large-scale production characteristics of the police action blockbuster, but also has social significance, showing the true face of the special police andThe spiritual quality pays tribute to the police officers who are struggling on the front line.
Director: Tang Jili
Starring: Jackie Chan/Yang Yang/Allen/Mu Qi Miya/Zhu Zhengting
Release date: 2020
Big Brother Jackie Chan once again cooperated with director Tang Jili, speakingIt tells the story of the "vanguard" team led by Jackie Chan and the infamous mercenary organization "Arctic Wolf" fighting wits, turning the world to rescue the hostages and crushing the attack plan of the terrorist organization behind the "Arctic Wolf".
For this film, the director led the creators to create exploration sceneries in London, Africa, and the Middle East , And finally presented a grand sea, land and air combat plan in the film.
Big Brother Jackie has always been a symbol of Chinese film going out. We have reason to believe that this will be another movie that tells the world a good Chinese story.
Director: Dong Runnian
Starring: Huang Bo/Wang Luodan/Tan Zhuo
Release date: 2019
hit Under the banner of "realism lighter science fiction", it seems that "People Caught by Light" is the main feature of a brand new movie genre.
is explaining "realism"Light Science Fiction", Director Dong Runnian said: "Movies like "The Wandering Earth" are heavy hammers, striking the soul like a warhammer. Our light science fiction is like a dagger, opening the outer shell of reality and letting light penetrate deep Complex human nature. "
This time, Huang Bo and Tan Zhuo have collaborated for the first time. This confrontation between the powerful factions is believed to make the audience’s expectations unlimited Overweight!
Director: Lu Chuan
Starring:Wang Junkai/Miao Miao/Zheng Kai/Ren Min
Release time: 2020
"749 Game" is an action-adventure film created by director Lu Chuan for many years. The film has many difficult action scenes and is a bold breakthrough attempt.
Lu Chuan said that this type is relatively rare in the domestic film market. At the same time, he described the movie with five keywords: "adventure", "action", "juvenile", "growth" and "romance".
Movie spiritThe feeling stems from the experience of Lu Chuan working in Unit 749 after graduating from the military academy. I believe that this videoization is also an adventure for him.
It’s worth noting that this is the first movie starring after Wang Junkai’s performance in the online drama "Tiankeng Eagle Hunting". Isn't it worth looking forward to?
Director: Lin Yuxian
Starring: Allen/Jin Chunhua/Peng Yang
Release date: July 26, 2019
In the title "Elephant" refers to the heroine Li Chunxia.
13 years old suffered a car accident, After 15 years of sleep and awakening, Li Chunxia's mind remained at the age of 13, but her weight soared to 200 kg. Still cherishing the dream of dancing, she reunited with her childhood partner. Under the leadership of the founder of the soul dancer training class, Pi Baoshi, The special training of the devil is launched.
Director Lin Yuxian explained in the press conference: "The elephant also represents the things that we carry on the shoulders of ordinary people. Some people may have seemingly parallel Life is not smooth, but you can still find your own highlight moment."
Director: Deng Chao/Yu Baimeip>
Starring: Deng Chao/Bai Yu/Ren Suxi
Release date: July 18, 2019Day
If you want to ask, which movie will become the "I’m Not a Medicine God. "Galaxy Tutorial" will be one of the reference answers.
Deng Chao, who has been "mad" with two movies, has gone for a while. The film tells of a relationship between father and son. At the same time, the final idea of the film was sublimated to the discussion of educational methods.
At the press conference, Yu Baimei said, “During a small chat, Deng Chao’s mother said that Deng Chao grew up in an ordinary family, but she didn’t expect such results in the end. ”
This question does not seem to have any reference answers, but Deng Chao and Yu Baimei gave an open answer-"Galaxy Cram School".
"The Gathering at Southern Station"
Director: Diao Yinan
Starring: Hu Ge/Gu Lunmei/Liao Fan/Wan Qian
Release date: 2019
The film is inspired by real news events. It was previously selected as the main competition unit of this year’s Cannes International Film Festival.
Previously, Fu Mao, the artistic director of the Cannes International Film Festival, said that "The Gathering at South Station" is different from traditional Chinese films in the past, but innovated film noir and police. The multiple aesthetics of the bandit movie.
It can be seen that this movie has a Chinese story Rose to a new height, at the same time, the movie was shot in Wuhan dialectPhotographed, taking Chinese culture out.
Director: Teng Huatao
Starring: Shu Qi/Lu Han
Release date: August 9, 2019
The story tells the alien civilization of the future world Assaulting the earth, Shanghai has become the last hope of mankind. This time, deerThe roles played by Han and Shu Qi will shoulder the important task of saving the earth!
Producer Cheng Wu said that he hopes that "Shanghai Fortress" can provide science fiction The audience brings thinking about the future and the inheritance of human civilization, as well as the spiritual resonance of facing danger and courage to take responsibility.
Why do we expect
In the eyes of Bona Pictures President Yu Dong, the turning point of the film marketIt will be in the second half of 2019.
During this year’s Shanghai International Film Festival, he bluntly stated that “our market direction and subject matter are There are adjustments, and many actors have to adjust and choose. It can be said that it is a stage of shuffling."
In his view, "a successful film reflects the emotional resonance of the craftsman’s spirit of polishing the fine work and deepening the work, creating contemporary Chinese screen characters, and the enhancement of China’s national strength. The post-high cultural confidence, summed up in four words, is Chinese pride."
Yu Dong, President of Bona Pictures
It is not difficult to find that these films that reflect the melody of the era actually carry the emotional resonance of an era. Nowadays, films of these themes are gradually Breaking with the shooting ideas of the past.
For example, "Operation Red Sea" actually followed Hong Kong The idea of shooting police and criminal films has mobilized the rhythm of the film, making the film commercial and enjoyable; "I am not a medicine god" actually broke the rhythm of the past literary films, re-deconstructed the genre film that reflects social issues, starting with small characters To make the audience more empathetic.
As Yu Dong said, in 2018, Chinese film genre breakthroughs, aesthetic breakthroughs, and socialIt will have a huge influence. A group of outstanding domestic films have not only won results at the box office, but also gained widespread social recognition.
In addition to Bona Pictures, many film and television companies are also preparing more including sports Realistic films about themes and military themes.
has produced many youth themes in the past Light Media, this time trying a new type of film, and director Zhang Yimou collaborated with director Zhang Yimou in the film "Strong as a Rock", which integrates anti-corruption, police, and anti-criminal elements.
Director Zhang Yimou’s new work "Strong as a Rock"
Ali Fan Luyuan, the chairman of the film industry, also emphasized at the Shanghai International Film Festival Forum, "In this new era, China will definitely need movies with small characters, great feelings, and positive energy. Only this can move consumers and have a sense of substitution. "
Therefore, we have reason to believe that the film market in 2019 will stage a "good show".