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  1. Jackie Chan to Visit Romania to Promote Chinese Film Festival

    4:46 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The veteran Hong Kong action superstar will open the "Chinese Film Days" festival in September. READ MORE

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  2. Asian TV Network Diva to Launch Telemundo Programming Block

    4:11 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    "Diva Presents Telemundo" will feature such telenovelas as "Aurora" and "Cruel Love" from the NBCUniversal unit. READ MORE

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  3. Nintendo Posts Bigger Quarterly Loss as Wii U, 3DS Sales Slump

    1:24 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The Japanese game giant's operating loss grew to $92.7 million for the three months to March, as sales of its consoles and software fell 8.4 percent compared to the same quarter last year. READ MORE

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  4. DMG Pacts With China Film Association to Promote Chinese Movie Industry

    12:10 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    The company behind Hollywood co-productions "Looper" and "Iron Man 3" joins the state-backed group to tackle issues facing the business in the country. READ MORE

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  5. Taiwan Establishes Film Institute

    11:50 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    The organization will supersede the Chinese Taipei Film Archive, adding on the tasks of promoting the local film industry and industry research. READ MORE

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  6. China's Fosun Pacts With Shanghai Film Group on Investment Fund

    9:39 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Fosun head Guo Guangchang says the deal will "inject new vitality" into its film and TV operations. READ MORE

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  7. South Korean Star Filmmakers Make 2014 Toronto Film Fest Lineup

    8:09 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    Auteurs Im Kwon-taek, Hong Sang-soo and Bong Joon Ho will bring their new projects to the Canadian festival in September. READ MORE

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  8. South Korean Fest Unveils Focus on Movies About North Korea

    3:34 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The Gwangju festival will look to promote peace by showing 91 films from 25 countries Aug. 28-Sept. 1. READ MORE

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  9. Chinese Actress Tang Wei Marries South Korean Director

    2:45 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The "Lust, Caution" star and Kim Tae-yong married in a private ceremony at the Ingmar Bergman Estate in Sweden. READ MORE

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  10. China 3D Digital Entertainment to Open More Cinemas in Smaller Cities

    1:09 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The producer of "3D Sex And Zen: Extreme Ecstasy" targets provincial Chinese areas after the success of a first venue in Xiamen. READ MORE

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  11. Microsoft Probed in China as XBox One Launch Looms

    12:11 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    The software giant is believed to be the target of an antitrust investigation as it prepares to bring its latest video game console to the country. READ MORE

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  12. China Box Office: Local Title 'Continent' Bows at $47 Million as 'Transformers' Exits on $317 Million High

    10:41 pm PDT 07/28/2014
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    The directorial debut by popular novelist and racecar driver Han Han heads for $50 million at its launch, knocking 'Tiny Times 3.0' off the top perch. READ MORE

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  13. Celestial Pictures, Robert Rodriguez's El Rey Network Ink Deal for Shaw Brothers Classics

    10:35 pm PDT 07/28/2014
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    New titles available through the pact include "Five Deadly Venoms," "Mad Monkey Kung Fu," "The Brave Archer" trilogy and "Have Sword Will Travel." READ MORE

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  14. 'The Continent' ('Hou Hui Wu Qi'): Film Review

    10:03 pm PDT 07/28/2014
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    Novelist-blogger Han Han makes its film-directing bow with a road movie across China. READ MORE

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  15. Paul Candland Promoted to President of Walt Disney Company Asia

    6:30 pm PDT 07/28/2014
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    Stanley Cheung has been promoted to chairman of TWDC Greater China, while Luke Kang is elevated to managing director. READ MORE

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  16. 'Antonym' Wins Twice at Japan's Skip City Festival

    9:22 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    Diederik Ebbinge's "Matterhorn" took the grand prize at the festival in Kawaguchi, north of Tokyo. READ MORE

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  17. Japan Box Office: 'Godzilla' Comes Home, Tops Weekend

    6:19 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    There was some concern about how local moviegoers would respond following the poor box-office performance of other recent Hollywood films with Japanese themes. READ MORE

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  18. U.K. Regulator: BBC's 'Top Gear' Host Deliberately Used Racial Slur

    3:30 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    Ofcom says the British public broadcaster breached broadcasting rules during a special shot in Burma that featured controversial comments from Jeremy Clarkson. READ MORE

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  19. Chinese Film's Box-Office Performance Boosted by Viral Pop Song (Video)

    2:18 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    The comedy, which has made $30 million so far, is benefiting hugely from the Chopsticks Brothers' hit song "Little Apple," which is spreading like wildfire on Chinese social media. READ MORE

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  20. South Korean Box Office: Period Action Film 'Kundo' Has Biggest Opening of Year

    10:35 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    The star-studded project earned $23.7 million over the weekend, beating the opening figures for "Transformers 4." READ MORE

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