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  1. China's Wanda Cinemas, Movie Site Team on Movie Merchandising

    12:38 am PDT 07/07/2015
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    Mtime has built official merchandise stores in 10 major cities. READ MORE

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  2. China Box Office: Homegrown 'Monk' Beats 'Jurassic World'

    12:28 am PDT 07/07/2015
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    Chen Kaige's martial arts movie 'Monk Comes Down The Mountain' knocks the dinosaurs off the top spot after two weeks. READ MORE

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  3. South Korea Box Office: 'Terminator: Genisys' Debuts on Top

    12:32 pm PDT 07/06/2015
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    The latest Schwarzenegger flick earned $11.14 million during its opening weekend in the Asian country. READ MORE

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  4. South Korean 3D Film 'Northern Limit Line' to Get North America Release

    12:12 pm PDT 07/06/2015
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    The maritime actioner about a bloody confrontation with North Korea will be released in theaters across 20 cities. READ MORE

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  5. Wanda Cinema Line's Box-Office Revenue Rises

    11:54 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    Results come as China's share market is reeling from a substantial slide in recent weeks. READ MORE

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  6. China Box Office: Foreign Movies Have Upper Hand

    11:46 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    The situation may change in the second half, but there are a lot of big Hollywood movies still to come in 2015. READ MORE

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  7. 'Monk Comes Down the Mountain' ('Dao Shi Xia Shan'): Film Review

    3:49 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    Chen Kaige returns with an action-fueled period drama about a young Taoist cleric's adventures in early 20th century China. READ MORE

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  8. South Korean Actress, National Icon Kang Soo-yeon Named Busan Festival Co-Director

    2:47 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    Former broadcasting executive Lee Myung-Shik was made deputy director of the Asian film festival as it tries to patch up its relations with local authorities. READ MORE

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  9. Japan Box Office: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Scores Biggest Hollywood Opening of 2015

    1:13 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    The superhero blockbuster bows with $6.5 million to take the crown from 'Cinderella.' READ MORE

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  10. Thailand Poised For Record Year of International Film Productions

    5:55 am PDT 07/03/2015
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    Data from the Thailand Film Office shows that total revenue in the first five months is already more than 80 percent of 2014's total. READ MORE

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  11. China's iQiyi Buys Online Broadcast Rights to 800 Paramount Titles

    4:30 am PDT 07/03/2015
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    The film unit of Internet giant Baidu will use its platform resources to market, distribute and promote Paramount films online. READ MORE

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  12. 'The Great Wall' Aims to Bridge Hollywood-China Divide

    4:07 am PDT 07/03/2015
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    The fantasy epic features Matt Damon and Willem Dafoe alongside a host of major Chinese talent. READ MORE

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  13. Top Chinese Director Says Local Filmmakers Must Raise Their Game to Compete With Hollywood

    7:19 am PDT 07/02/2015
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    With his new film, 'Monk Comes Down the Mountain,' 'Farewell, My Concubine' director Chen Kaige says he used a Western crew to help him "reach an advanced international level from the technology and industry perspective." READ MORE

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  14. Coldplay's Chris Martin Plays Impromptu Gig on First India Visit, Sparks Twitter Frenzy

    4:03 am PDT 07/02/2015
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    The singer is visiting the country with actress Freida Pinto, who was also at the New Delhi gig, as part of a delegation with the Global Poverty Project. READ MORE

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  15. 'Bahubali,' India's Most Expensive Movie Ever, Gears Up for Launch

    3:04 am PDT 07/02/2015
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    The $40 million warrior epic in two parts hopes for pan-Indian appeal with releases in multiple languages and could put the spotlight Southern India's film industry that is often overshadowed by Bollywood. READ MORE

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  16. China's Alibaba in Digital Home Entertainment Bundling Deal With DMG, Hunan TV

    1:53 am PDT 07/02/2015
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    The pact is the latest in Alibaba's quest to expand its entertainment business and covers gaming, film and TV content, as well as education, shopping and other offers. READ MORE

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  17. India's Viacom18 to Launch English-Language Channel With Hollywood Content

    5:18 am PDT 07/01/2015
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    Colors Infinity will offer programming from Warner, Sony, Fox, MGM, NBCUniversal and MGM, among others. READ MORE

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  18. 'Vanishing Point': Film Review

    6:05 pm PDT 06/30/2015
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    Thai filmmaker Jakrawal Nilthamrong's first feature revolves around the past and present lives of a young journalist, a middle-aged condom factory owner and an old monk. READ MORE

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  19. India Box Office Mid-Year: 'Furious 7,' 'Jurassic World' Reach Rare Milestone for Hollywood Films

    5:42 am PDT 06/30/2015
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    The films are only the second and third U.S. releases ever to cross the 1-billion-rupees mark in the country after 'Avatar' did so in 2010. READ MORE

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  20. Pinewood CEO Touts Emerging U.S., China Business

    4:44 am PDT 06/30/2015
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    "The results speak for themselves," says Ivan Dunleavy after the studio operator's latest financials when asked about upcoming meetings with shareholders, including a dissident investor. READ MORE

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