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  1. Tokyo Film Festival, Market to Open With Animation Focus

    12:14 am PDT 10/20/2014
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    The event looks to develop a clear identity on the crowded festival circuit as more than 1,100 buyers are expected at the market READ MORE

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  2. Hong Kong Protests Divide Local Celebrities

    10:46 pm PDT 10/19/2014
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    Director Wong Jing publicly cuts off all contact with stars who support the demonstrations READ MORE

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  3. 'Snowpiercer' Producer to Acquire Majority Stake in K-Pop/Advertising Production Company

    1:12 pm PDT 10/17/2014
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    South Korea's Spackman Entertainment Group is looking to establish a presence in China through its Breakfastfilm investment READ MORE

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  4. 'Amazing Race' Is the Latest Western Format Sprinting Ahead in China

    10:04 am PDT 10/17/2014
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    The reality show features big names running across the continents READ MORE

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  5. China's President Says Art Must Serve The People, Not The Market

    4:18 am PDT 10/17/2014
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    Despite its huge TV and movie market, China's cultural impact is still too weak, says a commentator READ MORE

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  6. Poor Subtitles Could Hurt 'Guardians of the Galaxy' in China

    1:53 am PDT 10/17/2014
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    Local reviews have been mixed, with many arguing that translation mistakes are ruining the humor READ MORE

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  7. China's Wanda Cinema Line Makes Fresh IPO Bid With Government Regulator

    12:17 am PDT 10/17/2014
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    An earlier attempt by Wanda's cinema subsidiary to list on the Shenzhen stock exchange was denied by authorities READ MORE

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  8. It's Official, Bollywood Is Done With Unauthorized Remakes

    10:15 pm PDT 10/16/2014
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    Ripping off ideas is getting harder and harder, so the Indian film industry is now looking at co-production deals and sanctioned remakes READ MORE

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  9. 'Civilian' ('Sivil'): Mumbai Review

    10:51 am PDT 10/16/2014
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    Turkish director Levent Cetin's feature-film debut revolves around a former soldier's struggle to adjust to ordinary life. READ MORE

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  10. BBC Website Blocked in China

    6:47 pm PDT 10/15/2014
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    BBC is calling the move "deliberate censorship" READ MORE

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  11. 'Oldboy' Director Park Chan-wook to Chair South Korean Short Film Fest Jury

    1:32 am PDT 10/15/2014
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    He will lead the Asiana International Short Film Festival jury, saying shorts are sometimes wrongly seen as "boring" READ MORE

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  12. Mira Nair Project Among Finalists At India's Film Bazaar

    9:53 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    The acclaimed director is producing 'Three and a Half' which is among the titles at the annual coproduction market READ MORE

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  13. 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' to Air Across Asia

    6:54 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and The Philippines among the countries to receive same-day telecasts of the Emmy award-winning talk show READ MORE

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  14. 'Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends' ('Rurouni Kenshin: Dentetsu no Saigo-hen'): Film Review

    4:53 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    Takeru Sato fights to the finish in the third and final installment of Keishi Otomo's adaptation of the popular Japanese ronin manga. READ MORE

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  15. 'Lessons in Dissent' ('Mei gau ching'): Mumbai Review

    4:52 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    First-time filmmaker Matthew Torne shines a light on two of the many young social activists who are leading a wave of pro-democracy protests now sweeping Hong Kong READ MORE

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  16. 'Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno' ('Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Taika-hen'): Film Review

    12:48 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    Keishi Otomo and his cast return for the first of their swordsman manga adaptation's two-part finale READ MORE

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  17. China to Report Box-Office Data Via Social Media

    8:21 am PDT 10/14/2014
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    The initiative is designed to combat fraud and improve transparency READ MORE

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  18. China's Alibaba Pictures, Hengdian Studios to Form Film, TV Joint Venture

    7:02 am PDT 10/14/2014
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    The deal brings together the world's biggest tech firm and biggest studio facility READ MORE

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  19. Japan's SoftBank to Acquire Streaming Video Service DramaFever

    5:19 am PDT 10/14/2014
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    After its Legendary investment, the firm will buy the site for international TV shows and movies, whose backers include AMC Networks READ MORE

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  20. China Box Office: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Wins Weekend as 'Breakup Buddies' Stays on Top

    11:21 pm PDT 10/13/2014
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    China's appetite for Marvel superheroes remains voracious READ MORE

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