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  1. ‎BBC Worldwide Strikes First India VOD Deal

    3:02 am PDT 08/04/2015
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    The pact with Tata Sky covers such shows as 'Luther' and 'The Honorable Woman.' READ MORE

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  2. China Box Office: 'Monster Hunt' Leads Charge by Domestic Movies in Record-Smashing July

    10:00 pm PDT 08/03/2015
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    The CGI/live action fantasy epic helped the Chinese box office to a record performance in July. READ MORE

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  3. India Blocks Porn Sites, Sparking Censorship Debate

    4:52 am PDT 08/03/2015
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    Calling online porn "a social nuisance," the government blocks more than 850 sites in the first crackdown of its kind in India. READ MORE

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  4. Japan Box Office: Manga Favorite 'Attack on Titan' Beats 'Minions'

    3:42 am PDT 08/03/2015
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    The three-day take for Universal's 'Minions' impresses but the weekend belonged to a home-grown live action feature from Shinji Higuchi. READ MORE

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  5. Dolby Atmos Expands India Presence With PVR Cinemas

    12:32 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    With Indian films now releasing in the format, the country's largest cinema chain will install the immersive sound system in 50 screens over two years. READ MORE

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  6. Relativity Bankruptcy: Company "Intends to Continue" Joint Venture with India's B4U Networks

    12:08 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    Launched last year, Relativity's India joint venture announced Bollywood remakes of 'The Best of Me,' 'Oculus,' '3 Days to Kill' and 'Masterminds.' READ MORE

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  7. 'Warda': Bucheon Review

    10:53 am PDT 07/30/2015
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    Egypt's first found-footage horror film makes its international bow after becoming a box-office hit when released at home and in several other Middle Eastern territories in November. READ MORE

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  8. Sony Film Unit Falls Into the Red in First Quarter

    11:16 pm PDT 07/29/2015
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    Sony Pictures logs a $96 million loss as it fails to match the year-ago performance, which featured 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' and '22 Jump Street,' while Sony Corp. promises better profitability in the future for the unit. READ MORE

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  9. DreamWorks Animation to Launch TV Channel in Thailand

    1:39 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    It will be the company's first dedicated channel in the world, with more launches expected in key Asian markets soon via a partnership with HBO Asia. READ MORE

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  10. China Box Office: 'Monster Hunt' Gobbles Up the Competition, Breaks More Records

    3:48 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    The CGI/live action fantasy epic now has a cume of $221.41 million, making it the biggest Chinese film ever. READ MORE

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  11. South Korea Box Office: 'Inside Out' Sets Pixar Record, Local Action Film on Top

    3:15 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    The Disney-owned studio's most successful film in Korea has now crossed 3 million admissions. READ MORE

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  12. Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' to Open Tokyo Film Festival

    2:21 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    'X-Men: Apocalypse' director Bryan Singer will chair the festival's main competition jury. READ MORE

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  13. 'Bombay Velvet': Bucheon Review

    3:28 pm PDT 07/27/2015
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    'Gangs of Wasseypur' director Anurag Kashyap's big-budget historical epic revolves around gun-slinging mobsters and corrupted officials battling over the development of Mumbai from 1949 to 1969. READ MORE

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  14. China to Lift 15-Year Ban on Video Game Consoles (Report)

    4:03 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The government brought in the draconian ban in 2000 to stop kids from wasting their time with unproductive pastimes. READ MORE

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  15. 'Monster Hunt' Becomes Highest-Grossing Chinese Movie Ever

    1:40 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The live action/CGI fantasy epic has now grossed $211 million worldwide after two weeks in release. READ MORE

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  16. China Entertainment Stocks Hit as Market Has Biggest Drop Since 2007

    12:34 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    Huayi Brothers, Alibaba Pictures, Fosun and China Star Entertainment are among the companies whose share price tumbled in the biggest market rout since 2007. READ MORE

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  17. Tokyo Film Festival to Showcase ‘Mobile Suit Gundam’

    9:38 pm PDT 07/26/2015
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    The giant robot franchise phenomenon, which began in Japan in 1979, will be the focus of the festival’s animation program this year. READ MORE

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  18. Cuba's 'Behavior' Wins Grand Prize at Skip City Festival in Japan

    6:50 pm PDT 07/26/2015
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    Director Hanae Uchida’s 'For the Love of Life: Living for Tomorrow' took the award for best Japanese film. READ MORE

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  19. 'Tag' ('Riaru Onigokko'): Bucheon Review

    3:30 pm PDT 07/24/2015
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    Japanese auteur Sion Sono's adaptation of a popular novel revolves around young women becoming prey to gun-wielding teachers and a human-pig hybrid in a world without men. READ MORE

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  20. Chinese Superhero Comedy 'Pancake Man' Gets North America, Australia, NZ Release Date

    10:32 pm PDT 07/22/2015
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    The hit quirky action flick also stars Jean-Claude Van Damme. READ MORE

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