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Brand ambassador Taiwanese actor Kai Ko, left and Amber Kuo step into a Chevrolet Trax urban SUV during the China launch of the car ahead of Auto China 2014 in Beijing, China.

GM Boosting China Production Capacity to 5 Million

Apr 25
The president of General Motors said Sunday that the company and local partners are boosting production capacity for GM-brand vehicles in China to 5 million.

Last year’s Revlon Run/Walk in New York City

Stars Launch 21st Revlon Run/Walk for Women

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 25
Join the fight against cancer by participating in the 21st annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for Women in New York City on May 3 and in Los Angeles on May 10.

HIV May Be Manageable But It Ain’t Cheap

By John McDonald | Apr 25
Phil Lauderhill has been HIV positive for 10 years now, but like most people cannot afford to pay for his treatment alone. He relies on the U.S. government’s Ryan White Care Act for his treatment though, like all Americans, he dreams of independence.

Tom Hardy stars in ’Locke’

Locke

By Joseph Pisano | Apr 25
Writer/director Steven Knight’s latest thriller greatly exceeds the sum of its parts.

Paul Walker stars in ’Brick Mansions’

Brick Mansions

By Robert Nesti | Apr 25
"Brick Mansions" is a surprisingly enjoyable urban action genre movie with a by-the-numbers plot enhanced by the chemistry between its leads and furiously realized action sequences.

Jonas Armstrong stars in ’Walking with the Enemy’

Walking with the Enemy

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 25
As the Nazi reign of terror spreads to Hungary, a courageous young man joins a semi-underground organization that resists the deportation and murder of Jews. That’s about the extent of what’s "true" in this forgettable "based on a true story" film.

Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston star in ’Only Lovers Left Alive’

Only Lovers Left Alive

By Kilian Melloy | Apr 25
Jim Jarmusch throws down the gauntlet and defies current Hollywood norms to give us a stylish, lethargic, and compelling take on the vampire myth.

A scene from ’Young and Beautiful’

Young and Beautiful

By Kevin Langson | Apr 25
Isabelle, the tepid seventeen-year-old at the center of Francois Ozon’s new drama of disturbance, certainly is "Young & Beautiful" as the title suggests -- too young for her activities, and too beautiful for her own good.

Video of the Day: 80-Year-Old Grandpa Gets Equality Tattoo

By Jason St. Amand | Apr 24
To show support for his openly gay grandson, a man named Frank, a nearly 80-year-old grandfather, got an equality sign tattoo on his wrist this week in a heartwarming new YouTube clip.

@ the Boston IFF - Day One

By Jake Mulligan | Apr 24
Last night the Boston Independent Film Festival opened. EDGE critic Jake Mulligan was there and files this report. He also has suggestions about today’s screenings.