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  1. Oscars: Japan Nominates 'The Light Shines Only There' in Foreign-Language Category

    6:54 am PDT 09/05/2014
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    Mipo Oh won the best director honor for the film in Montreal earlier this week READ MORE

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  2. China Reportedly Close to Launching Online Quota for Foreign Shows

    2:47 am PDT 09/05/2014
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    Video sites must now register foreign content, with a 30 percent cap expected to be introduced READ MORE

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  3. China Box Office on Track for $5 Billion Year

    10:53 am PDT 09/04/2014
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    With big titles still to come, a record year is in the offing in the world’s second-biggest film market READ MORE

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  4. ‘Red Amnesia’ (‘Chuangru zhe’): Venice Review

    3:14 am PDT 09/04/2014
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    'Beijing Bicycle' director Wang Xiaoshuai reflects on a generation whose confused relationship with the past gives them awkward footing in China's present READ MORE

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  5. Xbox One Console Has Dismal Launch in Japan

    9:00 pm PDT 09/03/2014
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    Lines of excited buyers conspicuous by their absence READ MORE

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  6. Blumhouse, Ivanhoe and India's Phantom Films Form Multiyear Pact

    11:27 am PDT 09/03/2014
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    Acclaimed Indian helmer Anurag Kashyap is set to direct one of the 10 movies planned over five years READ MORE

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  7. Eric Khoo Starts Shooting Singapore’s First Erotic Movie (Exclusive)

    3:32 am PDT 09/03/2014
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    Singapore not fond of naughtiness, but producers say the movie’s artistic chops augur well READ MORE

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  8. China’s Lu Chuan Links With Hollywood On Sci-fi Debut (Exclusive)

    12:38 am PDT 09/03/2014
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    Lu hooks up with VFX powerhouse Prime Focus as he emerges from the arthouse to embark on first commercial outing READ MORE

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  9. 'The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness' ('Yume to kyoki no ohkoku'): Toronto Review

    3:25 pm PDT 09/02/2014
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    Mami Sunada's documentary shines a light on the inner sanctum of the legendary anime producers Studio Ghibli. READ MORE

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  10. Busan to Open With Taiwanese Drama 'Paradise in Service'

    2:32 am PDT 09/02/2014
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    The war film by Doze Niu is among 314 films from 79 countries to be invited to the South Korean film festival READ MORE

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  11. BBC Cuts Out 'Doctor Who' Lesbian Kiss in Asia

    1:58 am PDT 09/02/2014
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    Peter Capaldi's debut as the Time Lord loses the scene amid strict rules in Singapore READ MORE

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  12. China Box Office: Monkeys Do the Business as 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Rules Supreme

    11:38 pm PDT 09/01/2014
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    Matt Reeves' ape epic staves off domestic competition from 'The Four 3' READ MORE

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  13. 'Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere' ('Dap canh giua khong trung'): Venice Review

    12:25 pm PDT 09/01/2014
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    Nguyen Hong Diep's first full-length film zeroes in on a pregnant teenager confronting the mundane realities of inner-city life in Hanoi. READ MORE

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  14. 'Hill of Freedom' ('Jayueui onduk'): Venice Review

    12:06 pm PDT 09/01/2014
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    Hong Sang-soo's latest film unleashes Japanese star Ryo Kase as a lovelorn man searching for an old flame in Seoul. READ MORE

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  15. 'Gone With the Bullets' Takes Aim at 'Transformers' China Record

    6:32 am PDT 09/01/2014
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    Producers see Jiang Wen’s forthcoming action movie packing major domestic firepower READ MORE

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  16. North Korea Calls Upcoming U.K. Series a "Slanderous Farce"

    6:21 am PDT 09/01/2014
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    'Opposite Number' features a British nuclear scientist who gets captured in North Korea and is forced to help the country's nuclear program READ MORE

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  17. 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' Tops Hong Kong Summer Box Office

    4:13 am PDT 09/01/2014
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    Robots smashed their way to $12.6 million READ MORE

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  18. Japan Box Office: 'Lucy' Opens in Third as 'Doraemon' Stays on Top

    9:00 pm PDT 08/31/2014
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    'Maleficent' reaches $61 million — the best performance by a Hollywood live-action film in more than three years READ MORE

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  19. THX Sound Company Takes Aim At Booming China Market

    8:04 am PDT 08/29/2014
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    George Lucas-founded company links up with China Film Group unit READ MORE

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  20. Global Stars Take On the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    4:38 am PDT 08/29/2014
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    The Beckhams, Zhang Ziyi, Abhishek Bachchan and others join the viral charity craze READ MORE

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  21. DreamWorks Animation Inks Collaboration Deal With Makers of 'The Legend of Korra'

    1:35 am PDT 08/29/2014
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    South Korea's Studio Mir will create a 78-part TV series with the animation giant READ MORE

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