China Goes Hollywood In 'the Great Wall'

China goes Hollywood in 'The Great Wall'

NEW YORK (AP) — Big Hollywood hits commonly reap half or more of their box office overseas, as "Finding Dory" and "Rogue One" have done. Zhang Yimou's "The Great Wall," which opens Friday, will test whether that trick works both…

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