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  1. Cannes: China's Youku Tudou and Baidu's Video Unit iQiyi See Merger Rumors

    9:15 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    The merger speculation is driven by the feeling that China's online video market is ripe for consolidation. READ MORE

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  2. Cannes: China Edging Closer to Film Ratings System

    9:00 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    A film classification system would give insight into censorship, making it easier for Hollywood movies to get into China. READ MORE

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  3. 'Mountains May Depart' ('Shan he gu ren'): Cannes Review

    5:15 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    Jia Zhangke opts for a gentler change of pace after 'A Touch of Sin' with this emotional story of 21st century China spanning 26 years. READ MORE

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  4. Cannes: Fantasy Epic 'The Mirror' Optioned By Ruyi Films and Syon Media

    2:21 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    Cang Yue's series is a runaway success in China but production will be international. READ MORE

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  5. Anne Hathaway Lizard Film Under 'Godzilla' Attack in New Lawsuit (Exclusive)

    1:50 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    The Japanese rightsholders Toho want to stomp out the monster film 'Colossal' from Voltage Pictures. READ MORE

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  6. Cannes: Xia Hao's 'No.23' Scoops New Chinese Director Award

    10:24 am PDT 05/19/2015
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    The prize is a collaboration between the Cannes market and Jackie Chan. READ MORE

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  7. Cannes: Arclight, China's Huace Ink Deal With 'Lights Out' Writers

    9:47 am PDT 05/19/2015
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    French director Xavier Gens will direct their first collaboration. READ MORE

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  8. 'Taklub' : Cannes Review

    8:42 am PDT 05/19/2015
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    Philippine cinema grand dame Nora Aunor headlines Brillante Mendoza’s ensemble drama about survivors grieving over loved ones lost during the devastating typhoon Haiyan READ MORE

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  9. China Box Office: 'Avengers' Unseats 'Furious 7' as Hollywood's Big Run Continues

    2:05 am PDT 05/19/2015
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    The two movies have already racked up well over half a billion dollars between them in the world's second-biggest film market. READ MORE

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  10. ‘Office’ (‘O Pi-seu’): Cannes Review

    5:20 pm PDT 05/18/2015
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    Korean screenwriter Hong Won-chan’s directorial debut stars Snowpiercer star Ko A-sung as a young sales executive caught up in a murderous intrigue in the office READ MORE

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  11. India's Eros Pacts With Three Chinese Film Entities

    12:19 pm PDT 05/18/2015
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    The Indian major has signed memorandums with state-owned entities Chinese Film Corp., Shanghai Film Group and Fudan University. READ MORE

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  12. Japan Box Office: 'Cinderella' Spends Fourth Weekend at No. 1

    5:54 am PDT 05/18/2015
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    Disney's strong run in Japan continues, with the latest version of the fairytale raising its total in the country to $33.5 million. READ MORE

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  13. Cannes Market, Jackie Chan Team on Prize for Young Chinese Directors

    2:59 am PDT 05/18/2015
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    Marche du Film executive director Jerome Paillard will announce the winner of the $160,000 award. READ MORE

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  14. ‘Journey to the Shore' ('Kishibe no tabi'): Cannes Review

    2:00 am PDT 05/18/2015
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    In Japanese auteur Kiyoshi Kurosawa's latest, a young widow is reunited with her husband three years after his death, granting them peace and the renewal of their love. READ MORE

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  15. Cannes: Disney India's Siddharth Roy Kapur on Why 'Star Wars' Is a Tough Sell in the Country (Q&A)

    11:00 pm PDT 05/17/2015
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    Bollywood’s most connected mogul also discusses repping the Disney brand and how to boost stagnating local box office. READ MORE

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  16. Global Box Office: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Opens to $156.3M in China

    9:04 am PDT 05/17/2015
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    The film scored China's second-biggest opening after 'Furious 7.' READ MORE

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  17. Cannes: Showbox CEO You Jeong-hun on Battling Hollywood, Setting Up In China (Q&A)

    12:30 am PDT 05/17/2015
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    The maverick South Korean exec also discusses why he wants his employees to party. READ MORE

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  18. Cannes: Possible Partners for Netflix’s Move Into China

    12:01 am PDT 05/17/2015
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    After Ted Sarandos annouced that he would be reversing course on finding a Chinese partner, a handful of companies have emerged as frontrunners. READ MORE

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  19. Cannes: China's FCN, 'Ghost Rider' Producer Team on $300 Million, 10-Movie Slate

    10:51 am PDT 05/16/2015
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    The partners and a third player have ambitions to build a new Sino-U.S. film capital platform. READ MORE

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  20. Cannes: Shinji Aoyama to Direct 'True Horror Story' as Japan-Malaysia Co-Production

    10:09 am PDT 05/16/2015
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    Principal photography will start early 2016 on the supernatural story based, which is based on eerie real events in Malaysia. READ MORE

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  21. Cannes: China's Lü Jianmin Backing 'The Monkey King's Daughter' (Exclusive)

    9:54 am PDT 05/16/2015
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    Lü will finance and produce with ANA Media’s Scott Einbinder, while Roman Kopelevich’s Red Sea Media is handling international sales. READ MORE

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