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  1. Chinese Director Jia Zhangke Tackles Smog in Greenpeace Short

    3:20 am PST 01/22/2015
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    The short film 'Smog Journeys' takes an offbeat look at China's air pollution woes. READ MORE

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  2. China's Wanda Cinema Stock Surges in Market Debut

    12:35 am PST 01/22/2015
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    Shares went straight to the 44 percent limit for gains on first trading days imposed by the Shenzhen stock exchange. READ MORE

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  3. 'Manny' L.A. Premiere: Manny Pacquiao Ready to Fight Floyd Mayweather

    6:00 am PST 01/21/2015
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    The Filipino boxer premiered the documentary, which focuses on his life outside the ring. READ MORE

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  4. China Censor Orders 'Agent Carter,' 'Empire' Taken Down From Streaming Sites

    12:01 am PST 01/21/2015
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    According to new rules, foreign dramas looking to be shown in China must present the full first season, with subtitles, to the censorship board for clearance. READ MORE

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  5. Thailand’s Transformation Films Seeks To Expand Collaboration With South Korea's CJ

    9:13 pm PST 01/20/2015
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    The first project will be a movie for teenagers called 'Touching the Sky'. READ MORE

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  6. RTL CBS Asia Takes Regional TV Rights to SAG Awards

    2:09 am PST 01/20/2015
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    The general entertainment channel has become the go-to place for award shows, screening the Critics' Choice Awards, the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music Awards and the Golden Globes. READ MORE

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  7. MPAA Renews Piracy Battle With China's Xunlei

    11:01 pm PST 01/19/2015
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    Despite signing a deal with the Chinese music and video sharing company, the MPAA says Xunlei is not implementing efforts to stop copyright infringement. READ MORE

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  8. China Lion To Release 'Running Man' and 'Somewhere Only We Know' in North America, Australasia

    9:31 pm PST 01/19/2015
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    Movies will open day-and-date with mainland China later this month. READ MORE

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  9. China's iQIYI Partners With Intel to Boost Online Video Platform

    7:51 pm PST 01/19/2015
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    The Baidu unit is one of numerous Chinese tech firms emerging internationally as possible studio buyers, content acquirers and distribution outlets for Hollywood fare in the world's second-biggest film market. READ MORE

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  10. China Box Office: 'Miss Granny' Remake Takes Top Spot as 'Seventh Son' Opens Strong

    7:34 pm PST 01/19/2015
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    Chen Zhengdao's galloping-grandma yarn edges out the Jeff Bridges-Julianne Moore movie. READ MORE

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  11. 'Storm Children, Book One' ('Mga Anak ng Unos, Unang Aklat'): Rotterdam Review

    1:27 pm PST 01/19/2015
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    Lav Diaz's black-and-white documentary looks at slum-dwellers making sense of life in the debris-stricken landscape shaped by the deadly 2013 Typhoon Haiyan. READ MORE

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  12. South Korea Box Office: 'Museum 3,' 'American Sniper' Debut in Fourth, Fifth Spots

    3:47 am PST 01/19/2015
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    Local hits dominate, led by 'Ode to My Father,' which tops the ranking for the fifth straight week. READ MORE

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  13. Film Finances Opens Shanghai Office to Launch Completion Bonds in China

    2:55 am PST 01/19/2015
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    The company believes the new office will make raising capital easier for domestic films and co-productions. READ MORE

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  14. China Debates Role of Paparazzi After Three Take Photos of Dead Pop Star

    2:36 am PST 01/19/2015
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    Three reporters from the Shenzhen Evening News took pictures of the late Yao Beina, who died of breast cancer, in a morgue. READ MORE

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  15. Japan Box Office: 'Big Hero 6' Stays on Top for Third Weekend

    12:50 am PST 01/19/2015
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    The Disney hit passes $50M in Japan, while the top three films remain unchanged. READ MORE

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  16. Watch Chinese Viral Sensation "Mini Bruce Lee"

    10:18 pm PST 01/18/2015
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    Four year-old unerringly recreates the kung-fu legend's nunchuck moves in sync to his hero. READ MORE

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  17. Sony Hack: NSA Broke Into North Korea's Network Before Attack on Studio (Report)

    7:05 pm PST 01/18/2015
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    The U.S. government's strong contention that Pyongyang was behind the cyberattack on Sony goes back to malware planted by the spy agency to track North Korea's online activity. READ MORE

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  18. Chinese Blockbusters Miss Out in Taiwan Quota Lottery

    2:46 am PST 01/16/2015
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    The annual process that decides which mainland movies can screen on the self-ruled island has many critics. READ MORE

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  19. Chinese Directors' Guild Urges Reforms, Launch of Film Ratings System

    1:47 am PST 01/16/2015
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    A film classification system could make it easier for Hollywood studios to know where they stand on getting their films into China. READ MORE

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  20. South Korea's CJ CGV Becomes Top 10 Theater Chain in China

    10:45 pm PST 01/15/2015
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    CGV enjoyed the highest admissions growth rate in 2014 in the world's fastest expanding film market. READ MORE

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  21. Oscars: Japan Represented In Best Animated Feature and Short Again

    8:25 pm PST 01/15/2015
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    Isao Takahata's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' is Studio Ghibli's fourth nomination and the first that is not a Hayao Miyazaki film. READ MORE

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