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  1. Alibaba Touts Digital Entertainment Strategy as Quarterly Revenues Miss Estimates

    6:38 am PST 01/29/2015
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    Lower than expected, if strong, revenue growth signals the days of truly sizzling expansion may be coming to an end. READ MORE

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  2. Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum Announces 30 Projects

    1:35 am PST 01/29/2015
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    'Red Cliff' producer Terence Chang, Oscar-winning filmmaker Ruby Yang, and director Yim Ho headline. READ MORE

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  3. China's Top Private Film Companies Set to Report Strong 2014 Profit Growth

    12:48 am PST 01/29/2015
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    Huayi Brothers, LeTV and Huace are among the big Chinese names due to report results. READ MORE

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  4. One Person Dies on Set of Martin Scorsese's 'Silence'

    10:52 pm PST 01/28/2015
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    Two additional contractors were injured. READ MORE

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  5. China Media Watchdog Examining Ratings System for TV Shows

    8:51 pm PST 01/28/2015
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    A TV classification system would help U.S. content providers seeking clarity in the Chinese market. READ MORE

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  6. Sony's PlayStation Network Links With Spotify for Music Service

    4:55 pm PST 01/28/2015
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    Video and music services from Sony Entertainment Network will also be rebranded into the PlayStation Network. READ MORE

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  7. Busan City Government Under Fire Amid Debate Over Film Festival's Independence

    4:45 am PST 01/28/2015
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    South Korean film bodies have formed a committee demanding the festival's independence after the Busan mayor reportedly asked the festival director to resign READ MORE

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  8. China's LeTV to Launch Smartphone as Financials Rise

    1:58 am PST 01/28/2015
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    The entertainment company, whose LeVision Pictures film unit is a growing force, expects revenue to rise by up to 210 percent in its latest fiscal year. READ MORE

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  9. China's Aquamen Enlists Hollywood Talent for Animated 'Kong'

    1:56 am PST 01/28/2015
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    'Walking With Dinosaurs' director Barry Cook and 'Star Wars' designer Iain McCaig will direct the big-budget project about the Monkey King legend. READ MORE

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  10. Nintendo Posts Quarterly Profit But Cuts Full-Year Forecast

    11:41 pm PST 01/27/2015
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    The holiday period saw sales fall again despite hit titles 'Super Smash Bros' and 'Mario Kart.' READ MORE

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  11. Taiwan's Catchplay Co-Finances New Regency Titles 'Assassin's Creed', 'Splinter Cell' and 'The Revenant'

    7:56 pm PST 01/27/2015
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    Company to co-invest and co-distribute in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. READ MORE

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  12. Ang Lee to Direct 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk' for TriStar and Studio 8

    1:59 pm PST 01/27/2015
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    Studio 8, together with Chinese distribution company Bona Film Group, is partnering with Tom Rothman's TriStar and Film4 on the project READ MORE

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  13. U.K.'s Mara Pictures Acquires Pakistani Neo-Noir 'Tamanna'

    3:33 am PST 01/27/2015
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    The thriller is based on British play 'Sleuth' that has already had two Hollywood adaptations. READ MORE

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  14. China Box Office: Final 'Hobbit' Film Debuts in Top Spot

    3:15 am PST 01/27/2015
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    'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' is the latest U.S. movie to capture the imagination of Chinese moviegoers, although domestic fare continues to be strong. READ MORE

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  15. Chinese Star Vicki Zhao Buys Stake in Alibaba Pictures

    2:50 am PST 01/27/2015
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    The deal comes days after Alibaba Pictures warned of possible losses of $77 million for fiscal year 2014. READ MORE

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  16. President Obama's Visit to India Gets Blanket Coverage in Local Media

    12:26 am PST 01/27/2015
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    The First Lady's dress sense proves a big hit. READ MORE

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  17. Japan's Box Office Up 6.6 Percent to $1.75 billion in 2014

    11:12 pm PST 01/26/2015
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    'Frozen' topped the rankings and helped push Hollywood's share above 40 percent. READ MORE

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  18. Benedict Cumberbatch Apologizes for Calling Black Actors "Colored"

    6:21 pm PST 01/26/2015
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    While appearing on PBS' 'Tavis Smiley,' the Oscar nominee talked about the lack of diversity in the British entertainment industry. READ MORE

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  19. Japan Box Office: 'Big Hero 6' Stays on Top, 'Annie' Bows in Second Place

    3:20 am PST 01/26/2015
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    The Disney hit nudges $60m, while Will Gluck's 'Annie' scores a respectable $1.85 million. READ MORE

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  20. South Korean Box Office: 'Big Hero 6' Debuts Second Behind Local Action Film 'Gangnam Blues'

    1:06 am PST 01/26/2015
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    The Disney toon featuring the voice of popular Korean actor Daniel Henney and homespun actioner toppled seasonal blockbuster 'Ode to My Father.' READ MORE

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