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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. '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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. '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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. China Film Group to List 467M Shares in IPO

    11:59 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    Listing announcement comes as China's longest-ever bull run appears to come to a crashing halt. READ MORE

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  13. China Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Unshakable Amid Surging Revenue

    11:46 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    The country's box office passed $3.22 billion in 180 days, 66 days faster than last year. READ MORE

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  14. Sony Corp. to Raise $3.6B Through Stock and Bond Issue, Share Price Plunges

    10:58 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    The entertainment to electronics conglomerate will raise funds in Japanese and international markets to invest in growth business sectors. READ MORE

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  15. CNN to End India News Network Licensing Deal

    5:05 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The Turner-owned network will end its 10-year co-branding and content deal with India's TV18 for CNN-IBN in January and evaluate possible next steps in the country. READ MORE

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  16. Dalai Lama Addresses Glastonbury Music Festival

    4:24 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The exiled Tibetan leader praised the Pope's recent comments on climate change before Patti Smith and attendees sang "Happy Birthday" ahead of his 80th birthday. READ MORE

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  17. Japan Box Office: 'Mad Max' Stays in Second Spot

    2:53 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The was no change in the top 5 as 'Tomorrowland' continued to outperform in the country. READ MORE

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  18. South Korea Box Office: Local War Drama 'Northern Limit Line' Topples 'Jurassic World'

    11:14 pm PDT 06/28/2015
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    The maritime actioner about a bloody battle between North and South Korean patrol boats recorded the fastest opening admissions rate for homegrown films this year. READ MORE

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  19. 'Hollywood Adventures' ('Heng Chong Zhi Zhuang Hao Lai Wu'): Film Review

    4:27 pm PDT 06/26/2015
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    Justin Lin teams up with 'Dearest' star Vicki Zhao to produce an action comedy about a pair of Chinese tourists sucked into a trafficking scheme in Los Angeles READ MORE

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  20. India Hails Country's First NBA Player Satnam Singh

    1:45 am PDT 06/26/2015
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    The Dallas Mavericks player is seen as an inspiration and a driving force for basketball in cricket-crazy India. READ MORE

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