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  1. AFM Buzz: Can China Save Indie Film?

    5:00 am 11/12/2014

    "China is going to be our saving grace for this business," says Brett RatnerRead more

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  2. Oscars: China Selects 'The Nightingale' for Foreign-Language Category (Exclusive)

    8:14 pm 9/25/2014

    Philippe Muyl's movie is a Chinese-French co-production and a surprise choice to vie for a spot on the shortlist of nomineesRead more

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  3. Chinese Director Zhang Yimou To Film Promo for 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics Bid

    12:21 am 8/11/2014

    ‘Hero’ director and the man behind the epic 2008 Olympics opening and closing ceremonies will likely take the reigns again if China wins the bid. Read more

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  4. Director Zhang Yimou Talks Chinese Box Office, 'Coming Home' and the Upcoming 'Great Wall' (Q&A)

    7:52 pm 7/24/2014

    THR sat down with the legendary Chinese director to discuss his plans, the success of his artistic return to form in "Coming Home" and his coming big-budget movie about the building of the Great Wall.Read more

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  5. Zhang Yimou Sues Hong Kong Film Company

    2:28 am 7/24/2014

    The veteran Chinese director demands Beijing New Pictures pay $2.4 million that he says the company owes him for 2009 release "A Simple Noodle Story."Read more

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  6. Another Chinese Company Mulling Lawsuit Over 'Transformers 4' Product Placement (Report)

    1:46 am 7/3/2014

    A tourism marketing company says it paid $1.6 million for a historic site in Wulong to appear in the film but didn't get the promised exposure.Read more

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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. China Box Office: 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Has Biggest Hollywood Open of Year

    12:40 am 5/27/2014

    Bryan Singer's critically acclaimed movie took a muscular $39.35 million in its first three days in the world's second largest film market.Read more

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