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  1. Sony Narrows Quarterly Film Unit Loss, Lowers Full-Year Forecast

    11:14 pm PDT 10/30/2014
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    Unit cites higher home entertainment and TV revenue, lower marketing expenses amid fewer releases and the year-ago under-performance of 'White House Down' READ MORE

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  2. Super Mario Bros. Creator Debuts First Movie Project at Tokyo Film Fest

    7:07 pm PDT 10/30/2014
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    Shigeru Miyamoto, the gaming legend behind 'Mario,' 'The Legend of Zelda' and 'Wii Sports,' has made a series of 3D animated shorts based on Nintendo's 'Pikmin' franchise READ MORE

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  3. 'I, Kamikaze' ('Parole de kamikaze'): Vienna Review

    1:00 pm PDT 10/30/2014
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    Masa Sawada's documentary focuses on a former Japanese kamikaze-pilot squadron leader's reflections about his experiences during the second world war READ MORE

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  4. China's Sohu Prepares Purchase of Online Video Provider 56.com

    8:20 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    The move is the latest sign of growing consolidation in online video market in China READ MORE

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  5. Taiwan Warns Against Banning Golden Horse Awards in Mainland China

    7:15 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    Taiwan culture minister Lung Ying-tai says stopping coverage would be a backward step READ MORE

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  6. Relativity Media's 'The Best of Me' to Get Bollywood Remake (Exclusive)

    6:27 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    "There is a lot of content we make that is very appropriate for Bollywood," says Relativity's Ryan Kavanaugh READ MORE

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  7. 'Ghost Train' on Track as American Remake of Japanese Horror Movie (Exclusive)

    5:00 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    The movie will be the third Japanese remake produced by an American-Japanese partnership READ MORE

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  8. China's Alibaba, Youku Tudou Pact on Video Marketing

    3:53 am PDT 10/30/2014
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    Two of China's biggest Internet companies are collaborating to push big-data marketing in the country READ MORE

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  9. China's Baidu Ups Investment in iQiyi Video Website

    11:49 pm PDT 10/29/2014
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    Like fellow Chinese Internet giants Alibaba and Tencent, Baidu is pushing big into film READ MORE

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  10. Falcon Partner Holdings Invests in Orb Media Group (Exclusive)

    10:50 pm PDT 10/29/2014
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    Falcon partner Rafe Fogel says investment reflects China's incredible growth potential READ MORE

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  11. Shanghai Unveils Tax Breaks, Funding To Boost City's Movie Business

    10:36 pm PDT 10/29/2014
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    The measures include a 15 percent tax rate for film companies based in Shanghai, as well as incentives to support shooting and post-production in Shanghai READ MORE

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  12. Chow Yun-Fat Defiant in Face of Calls to Ban Him From Chinese Movie Screens

    9:37 pm PDT 10/29/2014
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    "I'll just make less then," was the 'Bulletproof Monk's' pithy response to threats to his career and future earnings READ MORE

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  13. Nintendo Records Unexpected Profit in Latest Quarter

    7:19 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    Improved sales of the Wii U helped results at the struggling video game maker READ MORE

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  14. Tokyo Film Fest: Owen Wilson and Peter Bogdanovich Appear Briefly

    5:33 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    A delayed start and prompt ending to a Q&A after the screening of 'She's Funny That Way' left little time for questions and Bogdanovich looking bewildered READ MORE

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  15. Charlie Chaplin's 'City Lights' Screens at Tokyo's Historic Kabukiza Theater

    4:44 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    The great-grandson of a legendary kabuki artist who befriended Chaplin during the 1930s gave a performance and talk before the screening READ MORE

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  16. South Korean Director Im Kwon-taek to be Honored at Singapore Film Festival

    3:55 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    The Cannes-winning director of 'Chihwaseon' will receive a lifetime achievement award READ MORE

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  17. Wes Craven Launches Comic Series 'Coming of Rage,' Works on TV Adaptation

    3:09 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    Co-created with graphic novelist Steve Niles, the series is also being adapted for TV by Arnold Rifkin READ MORE

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  18. Alibaba's Market Value Briefly Exceeds That of World's Largest Retailer Walmart

    2:50 am PDT 10/29/2014
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    The Chinese e-tail and online giant's stock set a new high on Tuesday as chairman Jack Ma continues meetings in Hollywood READ MORE

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  19. Chinese Romantic Comedy 'Women Who Flirt' Set for Thanksgiving Release in North America

    5:35 pm PDT 10/28/2014
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    China Lion has picked up North America, Australia and New Zealand rights for Pang Ho-Cheung's movie READ MORE

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  20. Nur Fazura Sharifuddin to Star in E!'s First Malaysian Miniseries

    3:46 pm PDT 10/28/2014
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    The reality show will follow the Malaysian celebrity during her daily life READ MORE

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