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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. China Box Office: 'Go Away Mr. Tumor' Holds Off Challenge from 'Terminator Genisys'

    9:03 pm PDT 08/24/2015
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    Revenue in world's second biggest film market is set to beat last year's total by the end of August. READ MORE

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  11. South Korea Box Office: Local Actioner Tops for Third Week, 'Fantastic Four' Debuts in Fourth

    5:18 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    Homespun actioner 'Veteran' is nearing 10 million admissions. READ MORE

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  12. William Shatner, Henry Winkler Film Reality Show in South Korea

    4:32 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    The veteran actors — alongside George Foreman and Terry Bradshaw — will backpack across Asia with Jeff Dye as a helper in the new NBC series 'Better Late Than Never.' READ MORE

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  13. Japan Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Nears $50 Million as Hollywood Holds Top 3 Spots

    3:24 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    The dinos spend their third week on top, with 'Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation' holding on in second place and 'Minions' in third as the top-six films on the box-office chart remain unchanged. READ MORE

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  14. Asian Entertainment Stocks Tumble as Markets Experience "Black Monday"

    1:44 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    Sharp falls on the Shanghai exchange have made investors jittery across the region as worries intensify about the slowdown in the world's second largest economy. READ MORE

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  15. Netflix Partnering With Japan's SoftBank, Plans Original Local Content

    9:35 pm PDT 08/23/2015
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    The Japanese telecom and Internet giant will sell Netflix subscriptions to its 37 million customers. READ MORE

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  16. U.K.'s Left Bank Pictures and China's CITVC Ink TV Co-Development Deal

    9:13 pm PDT 08/23/2015
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    The two parties will come up with ideas for high-end drama for both the Chinese and international markets. READ MORE

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  17. Arnold Schwarzenegger Tours China Prior to 'Terminator Genisys' Bow

    9:25 am PDT 08/21/2015
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    A good run in the world's second-biggest movie market could give the cyborg reboot a much-needed boost. READ MORE

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  18. Korean Crossfire: Myths and Truths About North Korean Propaganda Films

    3:46 am PDT 08/21/2015
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    As North and South Koreas engage in crossfire and cross-propaganda attacks, THR looks into the stereotypes — and artistic value—of North Korean propaganda films available on YouTube. READ MORE

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  19. Lionsgate's Bollywood 'Warrior' Builds on India's Legal Remake Trend

    1:02 am PDT 08/21/2015
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    The studio's adaptation of the Tom Hardy starrer is the latest authorized remake, following the likes of 'Bang Bang!', a Bollywood 'Knight and Day.' READ MORE

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  20. Chinese TV Switches Off Entertainment for WW2 Anniversary Celebrations

    12:29 am PDT 08/21/2015
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    State broadcast authorities order temporary ban of popular shows like 'The Voice' and 'Idol' in favor of events celebrating China's role in forcing Japanese surrender. READ MORE

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