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  1. Alibaba Partners With Chinese Animation Studio

    6:11 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    The Chinese online giant will co-finance and distribute "Little Door Gods," the first film from Beijing-based Light Chaser Animation, which has sought to position itself as China's answer to Pixar. READ MORE

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  2. India Launches Google Antitrust Probe

    5:05 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    India's competition watchdog claims the Internet giant may have rigged search results to benefit its own businesses. READ MORE

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  3. Korean DMZ Documentary Festival to Open With U.S. Co-Production ‘I Am Sun Mu’

    3:48 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    Held in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, the festival shines a spotlight on political controversies both local and international. READ MORE

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  4. China’s Wanda Deepens Investment in Fast-Growing Movie Merchandising Sector

    12:20 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    China’s largest cinema chain has acquired a 20 percent stake in online ticketing and reviews service Mtime, with plans to roll out movie merchandise stores nationwide. READ MORE

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  5. China Box Office: 'Terminator Genisys' Marches Towards $100M

    10:13 pm PDT 08/31/2015
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    The fifth installment of the cyborg franchise has made almost as much in eight days in China as it did after nine weeks in North America. READ MORE

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  6. 'The Dead End' ('Lie ri zhuo xin'): Film Review

    10:46 am PDT 08/31/2015
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    Cao Baoping's crime thriller about three men coming to terms with their murderous misdeeds was a multiple award-winner at the Shanghai Film Festival in June. READ MORE

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  7. China's Alibaba Pictures Posts Lower First-Half Loss

    6:35 am PDT 08/31/2015
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    The troubled moviemaking unit of the Chinese e-commerce giant halved its losses from a year ago, as it continues to restructure. READ MORE

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  8. Japan Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Holds off 'Ted 2' and Nears $60M

    3:05 am PDT 08/31/2015
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    The dinosaurs just beat the foul-mouthed teddy bear to remain the biggest earner on the weekend, their fourth at the top of the rankings. READ MORE

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  9. South Korea Box Office: ‘Veteran’ Becomes Phenomenon as Local Films Dominate

    12:22 am PDT 08/31/2015
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    The Korean action film cross 10 million admissions and trails close behind 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' as 2015’s third highest grossing film. READ MORE

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  10. Minions Climb China's Great Wall Ahead of Release

    10:01 pm PDT 08/30/2015
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    Universal and Illumination Entertainment's animated juggernaut, which just crossed $1 billion in global box office, is expected to do big business in China when it opens Sept. 13. READ MORE

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  11. 'A Tale of Three Cities' ('San Cheng Ji'): Film Review

    3:33 pm PDT 08/28/2015
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    The wartime courtship of Jackie Chan's parents inspires Mabel Cheung's Toronto-bound historical saga. READ MORE

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  12. Chinese Horror Film 'The Ghouls' to Get ScreenX Version for U.S. Release

    5:13 am PDT 08/27/2015
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    AMC theaters have signed with China's Wanda Group and South Korea's CJ CGV to install the three-screen, 270-degree viewing technology in key U.S. locations. READ MORE

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  13. Amazon Prime Video to Launch in Japan

    7:40 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    The online retailer's online streaming service will join Netflix, Hulu and local platforms in the increasingly crowded Japanese VOD market. READ MORE

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  14. China to Submit Jean-Jacques Annaud's 'Wolf Totem' For Oscar Consideration (Exclusive)

    6:19 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    The film, about the wolves that roam the steppes of Mongolia, will be released stateside Sept. 11. READ MORE

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  15. China's Bona Film Group Reports 58 Percent Profit Growth in Second Quarter

    6:13 pm PDT 08/26/2015
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    Bona head Yu Dong hails great progress in its joint project with Tristar and Studio 8, 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' READ MORE

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  16. China's Top Film Companies Report Strong First Half Revenue, Earnings Growth Despite Stock Slide

    10:46 pm PDT 08/25/2015
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    Huayi Brothers, which is partnered with STX Entertainment on a multi-project deal, LeTV and Huace all report profit growth. READ MORE

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  17. Takashi Miike's 'Shield of Straw' Getting English-Language Remake

    8:15 pm PDT 08/25/2015
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    Chris and Paul Weitz' Depth of Field is developing the project with All Nippon Entertainment Works and Nippon Television. READ MORE

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  18. Busan to Open 20th Edition With Indian Debut Feature 'Zubaan'

    5:06 am PDT 08/25/2015
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    Pushing aside recent financial woes, the South Korean fest will highlight works by emerging young Asian auteurs while a strong Chinese presence is anticipated with closer 'Mountain Cry.' READ MORE

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  19. Bangladesh Court Bans Movie About Fatal 2013 Factory Collapse

    4:55 am PDT 08/25/2015
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    'Rana Plaza' is about a garment worker who survived while trapped under the rubble for 17 days after a factory collapsed, killing more than 1,000 people. READ MORE

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  20. Warner Bros. Talking to China Media Capital About Local Language Co-Productions (Report)

    2:31 am PDT 08/25/2015
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    CMC is one of the biggest players in the world's second-biggest film market. READ MORE

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