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  1. Cannes: John Woo on Returning to His Roots With 'Manhunt' Reboot (Q&A)

    10:00 pm 5/13/2015

    After years of romantic epics and historical dramas, the man who influenced a generation of filmmakers with bloody, over-the-top genre mashups like 'Hard Boiled' and 'Face/Off' discusses going back to basics.Read more

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  2. Hong Kong Filmart: Beijing Galloping Horse Pacts with Cameron Jones

    2:53 am 3/26/2015

    Jones will produce a U.S-China co-pro with Galloping Horse, which is restructuring after the death of its founder Li Ming.Read more

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  3. Hong Kong Filmart: John Woo to Direct Remake of Japanese Thriller 'Manhunt'

    1:55 am 3/19/2015

    The legendary Hong Kong director will film his take on the Ken Takakura movie for Media Asia this year.Read more

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  4. China Box Office: 'Gone With the Bullets' Opens on Top Despite Mixed Reviews

    9:15 pm 12/22/2014

    After clearing China's censors, Jiang Wen's 3D epic opened to strong admissions in spite of a lukewarm critical receptionRead more

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  5. China Box Office: 'Fleet of Time' Stays on Top as Local Movies Dominate

    11:09 pm 12/15/2014

    John Woo's epic 'The Crossing' continues to rack up admissions Read more

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  6. China Box Office: 'Fleet of Time' Sails On as Big Season for Domestic Movies Opens

    9:26 pm 12/8/2014

    Coming-of-age movie outpaces John Woo's big-budget epic 'The Crossing: Part 1'Read more

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  7. Singapore: Nine Must-See Movies

    6:10 am 12/4/2014

    From John Woo's latest action epic to social commentaries from Egypt and Taiwan, to a local romp all about condoms, here are some highlights from SGIFFRead more

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  8. Making the Most of the Singapore Media Festival

    6:44 pm 12/1/2014

    The city-state's annual industry event -- shrewdly rebranded as a can't-miss TV and film showcase -- kicked off Thursday night with John Woo, Zhang Ziyi and Juliette Binoche on the red carpetRead more

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  9. 'The Crossing: Part One' ('Tai Ping Lun: Shang Ji'): Film Review

    11:11 pm 11/30/2014

    John Woo returns with the first installment of an epic romance drama based on the real-life sinking of the Taiping steamer in the Taiwan Straits in 1949Read more

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  10. Imax Adds Jackie Chan's 'Dragon Blade,' John Woo's 'The Crossing' to China Release Slate

    5:26 am 11/21/2014

    The Chinese-language films from top Hong Kong stars will screen in 3DRead more

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