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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. '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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Shanghai Film Fest: 'The Night Watchman' Wins Golden Goblet for Best Film

    11:17 am PDT 06/21/2015
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    Other awards at the festival were dominated by Cao Baoping's 'The Dead End.' READ MORE

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  12. Cindy Crawford: "Bollywood Is An International Phenomenon"

    3:41 am PDT 06/19/2015
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    The supermodel was on a brief visit to Mumbai for an Omega watch event and said she would love to do a Bollywood film if offered a role. READ MORE

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  13. 'Whiplash' Becomes Sleeper Hit in Japan

    8:04 pm PDT 06/18/2015
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    Two months after its low-key bow, the critically acclaimed film is getting a wider release, with new dates booked through August, and has already covered its production budget at the Japanese box office. READ MORE

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  14. 'Midnight Diner' ('Shinya Shokudo'): Shanghai Review

    3:23 pm PDT 06/18/2015
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    Yaro Abe's Japanese manga set in a late-night eatery makes the leap to the big screen and territories beyond. READ MORE

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  15. Virgin Produced India Unveils First Bollywood Co-Production With Anil Kapoor

    10:15 am PDT 06/18/2015
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    The Richard Branson-backed film unit's project also features 'Slumdog Millionaire' Oscar-winning composer A. R. Rahman. READ MORE

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  16. India's Krayon Pictures and China's Heshan Media to Co-Produce 'Beijing Safari'

    12:03 am PDT 06/18/2015
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    The animated film is set to be directed by Daniel St. Pierre, who has previously worked on 'Aladdin' and 'The Lion King.' READ MORE

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  17. Fox's Star Chinese Movies Buys 3 Movies From Enlight

    11:02 pm PDT 06/17/2015
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    The movies include 'Hollywood Adventures,' which is expected to be a big hit this summer. READ MORE

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  18. Paramount Names Tara Yin General Manager of China Office

    6:28 pm PDT 06/17/2015
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    She previously served as senior manager of Imax China. READ MORE

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  19. Shanghai Film Fest: More Big Sino-U.S. Deals Coming, Says East West Bank's China Chief

    9:25 am PDT 06/17/2015
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    Veteran financier Bennett Pozil believes that Hollywood and China discussions are ongoing. READ MORE

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  20. Discovery Acquires Setanta Sports Asia Network

    3:55 am PDT 06/16/2015
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    With the network known for its rugby coverage, the company is looking to replicate in Asia its success with pan-European sports channel Eurosport. READ MORE

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  21. Graphic India, Disney Channel India Partner for Superhero Series 'Astra Force'

    2:45 am PDT 06/16/2015
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    The comic content creator -- partly owned by Peter Chernin's CA Media Group -- will work with Amitabh Bachchan on the series, set to air on the Disney Channel in 2017. READ MORE

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