15 Films That Have Been Altered To Appeal To Chinese Audiences

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Iron Man 3

Iron Man 3 PF WENN

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Transformers 4 may have a Chinese special edition cut in the works, but Paramount’s rival studio, Marvel, announced their intention to make one for Iron Man 3 even earlier. The superhero film has been co-financed by Marvel (a Disney subsidiary) and the Chinese company DMG. To increase the film’s marketability, they will sport several Chinese actors whose parts will likely be expanded for the international cut. Interestingly enough, many critics are citing the partnership as a contributing factor to the film’s main villain, The Mandarin, being altered from his original Chinese nationality (he’s played by British actor Ben Kingsley in the film).

  • If they cut all the crappy parts of the Mission Impossible movies the series would last a combined 2 minutes,

  • guest

    I don’t think that part about the Red Dawn remake is entirely true. I think the movie was already completed before the alterations, the movie just sat on the shelf for a couple of years because MGM went bankrupt.