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  1. Canadian Seesaw Battle to Woo Hollywood Has Vancouver Booming Again

    5:40 am 6/26/2014

    The West Coast city got its mojo back, thanks to an upswing in visual effects work for major studios and a low Canadian dollar. Read more

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  2. China Box Office: 'Godzilla' Roars to $37 Million Opening

    11:34 pm 6/16/2014

    Tom Cruise's "Edge of Tomorrow," meanwhile, grossed $24.67 million in its first full week, bringing its China cume to $50.57 million.Read more

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  3. Gareth Edwards Talks 'Star Wars' Spinoff in China

    1:23 am 6/12/2014

    At an event for film students at the Beijing Film Academy, the director said of his remarkable recent career: "If I was in the audience at film school, looking at me now, I would hate me."Read more

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  4. Zhang Yimou Reveals Details of Legendary's China Co-Production 'Great Wall'

    1:33 am 6/11/2014

    The Chinese auteur confirms he will take on the project, a personal favorite of Legendary CEO Thomas Tull, who conceived it with "World War Z" writer Max Brooks.Read more

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  5. Which 'Star Wars' Character Makes the Most Sense for a Standalone Movie?

    4:14 pm 5/22/2014

    Now that the director and release date of the first "Star Wars" spinoff movie has been revealed, it's time to wonder just what the movie could be about.Read more

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  6. 'Star Wars' Spinoff Hires 'Godzilla' Director Gareth Edwards (Exclusive)

    1:13 pm 5/22/2014

    UPDATED: Gary Whitta is writing the script for the movie, which is set for release on Dec. 16, 2016.Read more

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  7. Box Office: 'Godzilla' Opens to Monstrous $93.2 Million in North America

    6:49 am 5/17/2014

    UPDATED: The summer's second tentpole -- likely launching a new Hollywood franchise -- opens to $103 million overseas for a global total of $196.2 million; Jon Hamm's sports drama "Million Dollar Arm" muted. Read more

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  8. Hollywood's Godzilla Is an 'American Fatty,' Say Japanese Fans

    11:44 pm 5/1/2014

    While initial reaction to the Hollywood update has been mostly positive, some say the iconic Japanese monster has become too Americanized in one key respect: its waistline. Read more

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  9. Legendary's Thomas Tull Talks 'Godzilla,' Universal Move, China Plans in Rare Interview

    5:10 pm 4/30/2014

    Appearing at THR's annual Power Lawyer breakfast, the executive talked about moving from Warners to Universal, what he's learned dealmaking in China and why movie theaters will never go away.Read more

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  10. New 'Godzilla' Trailer Pits Godzilla Against Other Monsters (Video)

    8:14 am 4/29/2014

    The eponymous character isn't a monster, but "a god," according to the latest trailer for this summer's reboot of the classic monster movie franchise.Read more

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