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  1. Prince William and Shaun the Sheep Take China by Storm

    8:51 am PST 03/02/2015
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    The first visit to China by a member of the British royal family in nearly three decades also includes an exhibition of the Aardman Animation character. READ MORE

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  2. Japan Box Office: 'American Sniper' Stays on Top, 'Big Hero 6' Gets Oscar Bounce

    3:31 am PST 03/02/2015
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    Interest in Clint Eastwood's film is heightened by the murder of Japanese citizens by the Islamic State group. READ MORE

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  3. China Lion to Release Andy Lau's 'Love and Lost' in North America, Australia

    1:48 am PST 03/02/2015
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    The movie will open day-and-date with mainland China later this month. READ MORE

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  4. China Monthly Box Office Tops U.S. for First Time Ever

    1:15 am PST 03/02/2015
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    The Lunar New Year holiday led to the country's biggest box-office month with $650 million, making it the top film market in the world for February, according to research firm Entgroup. READ MORE

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  5. China's Huayi Brothers, Enlight Report Better-Than-Expected Earnings

    7:41 am PST 02/27/2015
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    Private-sector film companies continue to make waves in the world's second-largest movie market. READ MORE

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  6. The Roosevelt Hotel Bringing Hollywood Glam to Asian Gambling Hub Macau

    6:56 am PST 02/27/2015
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    The Roosevelt Macau, being developed in the style of its Hollywood namesake, is set for a 2016 opening. READ MORE

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  7. 'The Eternal Zero' Dominates Japan Academy Awards; 'Frozen' Takes Best Foreign Film

    6:25 am PST 02/27/2015
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    The film about a wartime kamikaze pilot took home seven awards. READ MORE

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  8. Jackie Chan Touts Success of 'Dragon Blade,' Declares His Patriotism

    4:50 am PST 02/27/2015
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    The Hong Kong star's movie features John Cusack and Adrien Brody as legionaries in the western Chinese desert. READ MORE

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  9. 'Dragon Blade' ('Tian Jiang Xiong Shi'): Film Review

    11:11 am PST 02/26/2015
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    Jackie Chan and John Cusack play English-speaking warriors fighting a common enemy in China's western hinterlands more than two millenniums ago READ MORE

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  10. Why 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Failed to Hit the Mark in Japan

    4:52 am PST 02/26/2015
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    The local distributor discusses what effect the role the toned-down version, a lack of a huge book fan base and timing had on the release's box-office success in the country. READ MORE

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  11. Turner Launches Toonami Kids Channel in India

    2:49 am PST 02/26/2015
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    The Time Warner unit's third children's channel in the country will compete against Viacom and Disney networks. READ MORE

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  12. Hong Kong Film Festival Unveils Lineup

    2:18 am PST 02/26/2015
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    Sylvia Chang's 'Murmur of the Hearts' will open, Philip Yung's 'Port of Call' will close the festival's 39th edition, which will also put a spotlight on German and Israeli cinema. READ MORE

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  13. Indian Censors Postpone Ban on "Abusive" Words

    4:17 am PST 02/25/2015
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    The censor board had proposed to ban a list of English and Hindi words and phrases, sparking a debate over artistic freedom. READ MORE

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  14. Asian Film Awards: 'The Golden Era' Leads with Five Nominations

    2:42 am PST 02/25/2015
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    Chinese productions and Hong Kong-Chinese co-productions dominate the nominations, with Berlin 2014 winner 'Black Coal, Thin Ice' getting four. READ MORE

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  15. Marco Mueller Unveils Selection Team for Beijing Film Festival

    1:43 am PST 02/25/2015
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    The festival in the Chinese capital is trying to improve its international chops. READ MORE

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  16. Beijing Film Market Teams Up With MPA to Create Film Project Incubator

    12:35 am PST 02/25/2015
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    The new initiatives at the Beijing film festival are aimed at lifting domestic filmmaking. READ MORE

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  17. Brandon Routh, China's Zhang Yuqi Sign Up for 'Lost in the Pacific'

    8:38 pm PST 02/24/2015
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    The Vincent Zhou-directed movie will start shooting in the spring in Malaysia's Pinewood Studios. READ MORE

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  18. China Box Office: 'Dragon Blade' Dominates Lunar New Year Holiday

    7:01 pm PST 02/23/2015
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    The top five movies in China took in a hefty $175 million among them in the first four days of the Chinese New Year holiday season. READ MORE

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  19. China's Lunar New Year Holiday Gives Box Office a Major Boost

    8:25 am PST 02/23/2015
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    While theaters were full over the holiday, the traditional Chinese New Year TV Gala saw audiences shrink on old media. READ MORE

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  20. Japan Box Office: 'American Sniper' Opens on Top, 'Fifty Shades' Drops Out of Top 10

    2:59 am PST 02/23/2015
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    Best animated feature Oscar-winner 'Big Hero 6' reaches the $72 million mark, while 'Fifty Shades' fades away. READ MORE

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