List of East Asian Cinema Films and Movies : Vote for your favorites.
East Asian cinema is cinema produced in East Asia or by people from this region. It is part of Asian cinema, which in turn is part of world cinema. "World cinema" is used in the English-speaking world to refer to all foreign language films.
The most significant film industries categorizable as East Asian cinema are the industries of China, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan. The term is sometimes used to conflate Southeast Asian cinema which include the likes of Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines; the two of which are collectively known as "Far East Asian Cinema". The largest markets in East Asia are China, Japan and South Korea.
The terms 'Asian cinema', 'Eastern cinema', 'Far Eastern cinema', or 'Oriental cinema' are sometimes used synonymously with East Asian cinema, particularly in the United States, although their broader scope means that Asian cinema could equally well apply to the movies produced in other parts of Asia, particularly the cinema of India including the enormous Bollywood film industry.Read more...