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  1. Netflix in Talks With Alibaba-backed Wasu Media About China Partnership

    2:49 am PDT 05/15/2015
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    Netflix is looking for local partners to help negotiate the country's thorny regulatory environment. READ MORE

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  2. Cannes: Arclight Takes Worldwide Sales Rights on 'Pali Road'

    2:14 am PDT 05/15/2015
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    The movie is first in Crimson Forest Entertainment's slate of films with Chinese partners and stars Jackson Rathbone and Michelle Chen. READ MORE

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  3. India's Most Successful Film Ever 'PK' Set For China Release

    12:59 am PDT 05/15/2015
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    The record breaking hit starring Aamir Khan opens May 22 in over 3,500 screens. READ MORE

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  4. India-China Coproduction 'Monk Xuan Zang' Announced

    11:31 pm PDT 05/14/2015
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    State-owned Chinese Film Corporation and India's Eros announce project timed with ongoing state visit to China by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. READ MORE

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  5. Cannes: Japan's Entertainment Sector Faces Censorship

    7:04 pm PDT 05/14/2015
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    With Angelina Jolie's 'Unbroken' facing an unofficial ban, local moviemakers are being pressured to self-monitor by far-right nationalists. READ MORE

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  6. Shanghai Film Festival: 'Leviathan' Director to Head Jury

    1:32 pm PDT 05/14/2015
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    His award-winning movie will be screened out of competition. READ MORE

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  7. Disney, Alibaba Group Sign 'Age of Ultron' Merchandising Deal

    9:52 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    The move comes as demand grows in China for genuine movie merchandise. READ MORE

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  8. Cannes: South Korea's Showbox Signs 'Assassination' Deals

    7:24 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    'Assassination' is due to be released in Korea in July. READ MORE

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  9. Chinese Group Slams 'Gone With The Bullets' for Too Much Smoking

    7:04 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    Jiang Wen's blockbuster movie was awarded the "Dirty Ashtray Award" for too much tobacco. READ MORE

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  10. Cannes: China's Wanda to Distribute 'The Ghouls' in AMC Theaters in U.S.

    5:18 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    As the company looks at promoting its films overseas, the tomb-raiding movie will act as a flagship. READ MORE

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  11. Cannes: Sony Pictures Classics Takes 'Our Little Sister' for North America

    3:11 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    Hirokazu Koreeda's competition title premieres Thursday. READ MORE

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  12. Cannes: Behold the Cheesy Glory of '80s Homage 'Kung Fury'

    3:00 am PDT 05/14/2015
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    Swedish helmer David Sandberg’s 30-minute tribute to Reagan-era schlock brings Nazis, Norse gods, dinosaurs — and Hasselhoff — to Cannes. READ MORE

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  13. Cannes: China Corruption Crackdown Puts Pressure on Industry Attendance

    11:59 pm PDT 05/13/2015
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    Chinese film officials will be swamped with meetings amid growing interest in the world's second largest film market. READ MORE

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  14. 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Subtitles Leave Chinese Baffled

    8:23 am PDT 05/13/2015
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    "The woman in front me almost cried and said let's go home," according to one online commentator. READ MORE

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  15. Box Office: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Opens to Record $33.9M in China Tuesday

    7:50 am PDT 05/13/2015
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    The superhero tenptole scores the biggest opening day of all time for a non-weekend. READ MORE

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  16. Cannes: Jackie Chan's Action Comedy 'Railroad Tigers' Goes to Golden Network Asia

    6:03 am PDT 05/13/2015
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    The $50 million project is due to start shooting in October. READ MORE

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  17. Orson Welles and Shuji Terayama Retrospectives Set for Tokyo Film Festival

    11:00 pm PDT 05/12/2015
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    Showcases of their works will commemorate 100 and 80 years since their respective births. READ MORE

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  18. China Film Group, Canadian, Kiwi Partners Back 17-Movie Slate (Exclusive)

    10:30 pm PDT 05/12/2015
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    The first movie, 'Beast of Burden,' is already in production in New Zealand with a $20 million budget. READ MORE

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  19. Busan Film Festival Organizers: "Political Retaliation" Behind State Funding Cut

    7:56 am PDT 05/12/2015
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    The Korean Film Council has virtually halved its annual support for Asia's largest film festival, and organizers are demanding an explanation. READ MORE

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  20. South Korean Box Office: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Tops for Third Straight Week

    7:40 am PDT 05/12/2015
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    The Marvel feature has cashed in over $73M and is nearing the milestone score of 10M admissions. READ MORE

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  21. Cannes: Fortissimo Finalizes Slate With Coming-of-Age Drama 'Closet Monster'

    4:06 am PDT 05/12/2015
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    Stephen Dunn's directorial debut sees Isabella Rossellini provide the voice for a talking hamster. READ MORE

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