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  1. 'Chariots of Fire' "Sequel" in the Works

    3:18 am PDT 06/25/2015
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    'The Last Race' stars Joseph Fiennes and Shawn Dou and will be directed by Hong Kong helmer Stephen Shin. READ MORE

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  2. Netflix to Launch in India by 2016 (Report)

    12:02 am PDT 06/25/2015
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    The potential launch could shake up India's nascent VOD market which has seen recent entrants like Hooq, Hotstar, Ditto TV and Eros Now. READ MORE

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  3. 4DX to Debut in 5 South African Theaters

    9:52 pm PDT 06/24/2015
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    The South Korean cinema technology featuring moving seats and environmental effects will launch in two locations in South Africa this year with three more planned in the days to come. READ MORE

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  4. 'A Matter of Interpretation' ('Kkum-bo-da Hae-mong'): Film Review

    7:40 pm PDT 06/24/2015
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    Long-time Hong Sang-soo collaborators Lee Kwang-kuk and Yu Jun-sang team up on a quirky comedy about an estranged couple and a dream-reading cop. READ MORE

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  5. Japan Lifts 67-Year Old Ban on Dancing

    3:31 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    The 'Footloose'-type law banning dancing after midnight came into effect after WWII when dance halls were fronts for prostitution. READ MORE

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  6. E! to Launch in Taiwan

    2:10 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    Taiwanese audiences will get to keep up with the Kardashians on July 1. READ MORE

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  7. China's Alibaba Pictures Investing in Paramount's 'Mission: Impossible 5'

    1:58 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    'Rogue Nation' will be the company's first investment in a Hollywood project. READ MORE

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  8. South Korea's Busan to Get State-Backed Film Production Center

    1:02 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    A new complex featuring three state-of-the-art stages and post-production facilities will open in the city, which has seen an increasing number of Chinese film productions in recent years. READ MORE

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  9. Turkey to Get Its First "4DX" Theater

    11:39 pm PDT 06/23/2015
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    South Korean company CJ 4DPlex is expecting more European exhibitors to become interested in its 4D technology during CineEurope. READ MORE

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  10. Sony Veteran Steve Bruno Jumps to China's UEP (Exclusive)

    4:42 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    After 24 years at Sony, Bruno joins UEP as president of the North American subsidiary. READ MORE

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  11. Chinese Web Reality Show '15 of Us' Launches, First Under Talpa, Tencent Pact

    3:18 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    Based on Talpa's 'Utopia,' the series starts on the Chinese video site on Tuesday, followed by its launch on satellite TV. READ MORE

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  12. China Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Devours Competition for Second Straight Week

    3:13 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    Universal's record-breaking dino flick has brought in $161.7 million in 12 days in the world's second-biggest movie market. READ MORE

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  13. Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai's Annual Salary Unchanged at $1.8 Million

    1:24 am PDT 06/23/2015
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    He gets paid in dollars, but in yen terms, the amount was up 10 percent from the previous year. READ MORE

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  14. China's Dog Meat Festival Protested by Ricky Gervais, Chloe Grace Moretz

    3:38 pm PDT 06/22/2015
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    Several notable Hollywood stars have spoken out against China's annual dog meat celebration, with Gervais calling it a "Dog Torture Festival." READ MORE

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  15. China to Ban Celebrities From Presenting TV Shows

    1:45 pm PDT 06/22/2015
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    Only qualified hosts can work as TV show hosts, according to the country's media watchdog. READ MORE

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  16. Busan: Asian Auteurs to Mentor Emerging Directors

    6:08 am PDT 06/22/2015
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    Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Naomi Kawase, Im Sang-soo and Wang Xiaoshuai will advise the makers of short films as part of a Busan festival partnership with Chinese online video giant Youku. READ MORE

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  17. Indian 'Everybody Loves Raymond' Remake Set for Fox's Star India

    5:25 am PDT 06/22/2015
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    The Hindi adaptation of the CBS sitcom that starred Ray Romano will air on the StarPlus channel, according to a writer. READ MORE

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  18. Japan Box Office: 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Opens in Second Spot

    4:03 am PDT 06/22/2015
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    George Miller's franchise reboot bows to $2.2 million as Takashi Miike's 'Yakuza Apocalypse' fails to crack the top 10. READ MORE

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  19. 'Lip Sync Battle' to Get Chinese Version on Video Site Sohu

    2:46 am PDT 06/22/2015
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    Meanwhile, TVN Chile is adapting the Spike TV hit show for the Latin American country. READ MORE

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  20. Indian Director Arrested on Rape Charges

    1:49 am PDT 06/22/2015
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    Mahmood Farooqui co-directed with his wife, Anusha Rizvi, 2010 release 'Peepli Live,' which was India's foreign-language Oscar entry. READ MORE

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  21. South Korea Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Reigns Again as Admissions Recover After MERS Scare

    8:27 pm PDT 06/21/2015
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    The Universal blockbuster leads weekend sales for second week as attendance rate bounces back. READ MORE

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