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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. '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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Chinese Film Company Announces Plans for 'Avatar' Rival

    7:46 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    Beijing Chinese Century Media says "Bainiaoyi" will be an epic 3D movie based on ethnic Chinese folklore that will hit screens at the end of 2016. READ MORE

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  14. PiFan Fest Closes With Korean Romantic Thriller 'My Ordinary Love Story'

    6:14 pm PDT 07/26/2014
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    Austrian/German film "The Dark Valley" was named Best of Puchon while Norway's "Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead" became triple-crown winner. READ MORE

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  15. 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' Director to Remake Bollywood Hit

    6:13 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Denmark's Niels Arden Oplev will direct "Deity," the English remake of 2012's hit thriller "Kahaani," which will be made by "Grace of Monaco" co-producer YRF Entertainment. READ MORE

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  16. Chinese Airline Celebrates Launch of Japan Flight With Anime Theme

    1:58 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Cosplay, video games and music from "Final Fantasy XIV" entertained passengers on Spring Airlines' launch of its Shanghai-to-Osaka route. READ MORE

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  17. South Korean Filmmakers Laud Venice Fest Presence, Discuss Lack of Competition Spot

    11:52 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    Film fest regulars Hong Sang-soo, Im Kwon-taek and Kim Ki-duk have been invited to present their new titles, but some are disappointed that Korean films won't be vying for the Golden Lion. READ MORE

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  18. Haunted House in Beijing Attracts Visitors Following Release of 'The House That Never Dies'

    11:15 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    The three-story town house, Chaonei No.81, is said to be haunted by the ghost of a Kuomintang officials mistress who committed suicide after the Communist Party takeover in 1949. READ MORE

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  19. H.K. Director Peter Chan's 'Dearest' To Screen at Venice and Toronto

    8:48 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    The drama about the search for a couple's missing son stars a bevy of Chinese stars, including Zhao Wei, Huang Bo, Zhang Yuqi, Zhang Yi, Tong Dawei and Hao Lei. READ MORE

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  20. Director Zhang Yimou Talks Chinese Box Office, 'Coming Home' and the Upcoming 'Great Wall' (Q&A)

    8:01 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    THR sat down with the legendary Chinese director to discuss his plans, the success of his artistic return to form in "Coming Home" and his coming big-budget movie about the building of the Great Wall. READ MORE

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  21. India Set for Major Box-Office Weekend at Home and Abroad

    11:59 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    While top star Salman Khan's "Kick" is eyeing a strong holiday weekend debut in India, blockbuster "Dhoom 3" could become the country's biggest release ever in China. READ MORE

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