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  1. Hong Kong Film Awards: 'The Golden Era' Leads With Five Wins

    8:41 am PDT 04/19/2015
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    'Overheard 3's' Sean Lau and 'Dearest's' Zhao Wei were named best actor and best actress, respectively. READ MORE

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  2. Beijing Film Fest: Luc Besson Readies $48M 'Warriors Gate' for May Shoot

    3:26 am PDT 04/17/2015
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    The fantasy movie will have "something for everyone," the French director promises. READ MORE

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  3. South Korea Hypes Up for 'Avengers: Age of Ultron'

    2:26 am PDT 04/17/2015
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    Advanced ticket sales have already grossed $2.77 million, while exhibitions and licensed merchandisers are also lineup up to capitalize. READ MORE

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  4. South Korean Stars, Cast and Crew of 'Avengers' Grieve First Anniversary of Sewol Ferry Disaster

    1:23 am PDT 04/17/2015
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    Director Joss Whedon and actors Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans and Soo Hyun appeared wearing the yellow symbols as a mark of respect during a press junket on Friday. READ MORE

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  5. Beijing Film Fest -China’s Fosun Signs Veteran Exec Shan Dongbing to Run Expansion of Film and TV

    12:46 am PDT 04/17/2015
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    Shan joins the Shanghai-based conglomerate from LeVision Pictures. READ MORE

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  6. NAB: Japan's NHK Exploring Use of Ultra HD 8K for Virtual Reality

    4:54 pm PDT 04/16/2015
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    NHK is planning public demonstrations of 8K — 16 times the resolution of HD — in Los Angeles and New York. READ MORE

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  7. Beijing Film Festival's Major Challenges: Horrible Air Quality, Tech Glitches, Lack of Star Power

    7:00 am PDT 04/16/2015
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    And those are only three of the issues that China's biggest movie event is facing. READ MORE

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  8. Cannes: Japan's Kore-eda Celebrates Fourth Festival Selection

    5:32 am PDT 04/16/2015
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    Two years after his 'Like Father, Like Son' took the jury prize and was picked up by DreamWorks for a remake, he is bringing 'Our Little Sister' to the Croisette. READ MORE

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  9. Largest Balloon Drop of 'The Interview' Underway Over North Korea (Exclusive)

    5:27 pm PDT 04/15/2015
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    Human rights activists successfully completed their secret mission — on Kim Il Sung's birthday, no less — despite drastic measures to keep the film from ever reaching the Hermit Kingdom, where citizens could be executed for watching the forbidden movie. READ MORE

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  10. Hollywood A-Listers Add Glamor to Laureus Sports Awards in Shanghai

    8:28 am PDT 04/15/2015
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    Bill Murray, Benedict Cumberbatch and Henry Cavill rub shoulders with sports legends in China's financial capital. READ MORE

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  11. Slower Chinese Economic Growth May Pose Challenges for Hollywood

    4:23 am PDT 04/15/2015
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    China's ruling Communist Party has tried to ease fears about slowing growth, saying that the transition from double-digit percentage annual growth was the "new normal" of better quality growth. READ MORE

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  12. MIPTV: Star China Takes Korean Format 'Infinite Challenge'

    4:44 am PDT 04/14/2015
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    The MBC format sees a team of comedians facing creative challenges that are often silly or absurd. READ MORE

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  13. MIPTV: 'America's Next Top Model' to Get Indian Version

    1:04 am PDT 04/14/2015
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    The reality format, licensed from CBS, will air on MTV India. READ MORE

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  14. China's LeTV Launches Own Smartphone, Pacts With Top Directors

    9:52 pm PDT 04/13/2015
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    The private entertainment company, whose LeVision Pictures film unit is a growing force in production, will link up Zhang Yimou, Tsui Hark and Zheng Xiaolong with increased content. READ MORE

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  15. Beijing Film Fest: Marco Mueller Wants to Forge International Connections

    7:38 pm PDT 04/13/2015
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    Building links between overseas filmmakers and Chinese production and distribution is a key function of a revived fest, says the festival veteran. READ MORE

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  16. China Box Office: 'Furious 7' Dominates, Sets Sights on 'Transformers' Record

    6:22 pm PDT 04/13/2015
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    The Universal holdover's $68.6 million take Sunday is the biggest single day ever in the world's second-biggest film market. READ MORE

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  17. MIPTV: Shanghai Media Group, BBC Worldwide Expand Partnership

    11:00 am PDT 04/13/2015
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    A memorandum of understanding calls for collaboration in program and format production and content distribution. READ MORE

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  18. Japan Box Office: 'Birdman' Opens No. 2 in Limited Launch

    5:05 am PDT 04/13/2015
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    Cold weather and political elections made for a generally quiet weekend in theaters. READ MORE

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  19. India Box Office: 'Furious 7' Races Ahead

    1:19 am PDT 04/13/2015
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    The film received the widest release for a Hollywood title and already has passed the coveted one billion rupee ($17 million) mark. READ MORE

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  20. China Film Directors Guild Honors 'Black Coal, Thin Ice' With Three Awards

    10:41 pm PDT 04/12/2015
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    Local filmmakers urge resilience in the face of continued pressure from Hollywood tentpoles such as 'Furious 7.' READ MORE

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