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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. '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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  4. 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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  5. '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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. Oscars 2015: John Legend and Common's Shout Out to Hong Kong Democracy Protestors Creates Twitter Stir

    10:10 pm PST 02/22/2015
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    No comment on the duo's remarks on Hong Kong television's coverage of the awards. READ MORE

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  18. Michael Wolff on Hollywood's Disappearing Chinese Money

    7:00 am PST 02/20/2015
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    "They call it caution. We call it reneging," says one film executive as deals fall apart, Jeff Robinov's Fosun investment appears shaky, Wanda's intentions become clear and the fearful industry continues to line up (and ignore human rights). READ MORE

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  19. Oscars 2015: Where to Watch Around the World

    4:06 am PST 02/20/2015
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    Here is a look at TV networks and online outlets that will show the 87th Academy Awards in big European, Asian and Latin American markets. READ MORE

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  20. Rob Cohen Directs Bollywood Star Hrithik Roshan in Commercial (Video)

    5:21 am PST 02/19/2015
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    The 'Fast and Furious' helmer shot with the star in the deserts of Dubai. READ MORE

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