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  1. Irrfan Khan On Why 'The Jungle Book' Has Resonated in India

    3:25 am PDT 04/15/2016
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    The 'Jurassic World' actor voiced Baloo the bear in the Hindi dubbed version of the film, helping Jon Favreau's version of Rudyard Kipling's classic to the second highest opening ever for a Hollywood title in India. READ MORE

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  2. Cannes: Luxbox Picks Up Singapore's Un Certain Regard Contender 'Apprentice'

    12:00 am PDT 04/15/2016
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    Version Originale Condor has already acquired French distribution rights to Boo Junfeng's second feature, which tells the story of a Singaporean executioner. READ MORE

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  3. Cannes: South Korea Rejoices as 'The Handmaiden' Is Selected to Compete for Palme d'Or

    10:40 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    Park Chan-wook's lesbian thriller is the first Korean film in four years that will vie for the top prize, while 'Gokseong' and 'Train to Busan' will show in out-of-competition sections. READ MORE

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  4. Kobe Bryant's Final NBA Game: Black Mamba Mania Sweeps China

    1:30 am PDT 04/14/2016
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    Bryant is by far the most popular Western athlete in the world's most populous nation — one Chinese TV star even gave him a sword before the Lakers game as a token of gratitude. READ MORE

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  5. 'Hee' ('Hi'): Film Review

    11:28 am PDT 04/13/2016
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    Veteran actor-director Kaori Momoi relocates a Japanese short story about an arsonist's recollections of her past to her current home of Los Angeles. READ MORE

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  6. Alibaba's Artificial Intelligence Successfully Predicts Winners of Chinese Reality Show

    2:37 am PDT 04/13/2016
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    Always one for showmanship, Jack Ma's e-commerce company unveiled its cutting-edge artificial intelligence program during the final episode of "I Am Singer," one of the most popular TV shows in China. READ MORE

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  7. Indian Box Office: 'The Jungle Book' Second Highest Hollywood Opening Ever in India

    2:04 am PDT 04/13/2016
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    Only 'Fast & Furious 7' has earned more in the territory on in its first weekend than Jon Favreau's animated feature, which bowed to $8.4 million in India. READ MORE

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  8. 'Rogue One': 5 Things to Know About the Chinese Supporting Stars

    4:49 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    Two of greater China's biggest stars — Jiang Wen and Hong Kong's Donnie Yen — have been cast in the 'Star Wars' prequel. READ MORE

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  9. China's Desen Launches Love Story Set in World of High Fashion

    3:42 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    Romantic drama 'Shi Shang Nu Mo Tou', roughly translated at 'The She-Devil of Fashion', will seek to educate Chinese audiences on ideas of social etiquette, according to the producers. READ MORE

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  10. Japan Box Office: 'Batman v. Superman' Climbs to Second on Third Weekend

    1:53 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    'Assassination Classroom: Graduation' remained on top, while anime 'Doraemon' and 'Batman v Superman' swapped the No. 2 and 3 spots from last weekend. READ MORE

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  11. Bollywood Royalty Greet William and Kate at Charity Event

    4:24 am PDT 04/11/2016
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    The Dutchess of Cambridge wowed Indian fashionistas with outfits that mixed looks from British and Indian designers. READ MORE

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  12. China Box Office: Morgan Freeman Fandom Lifts 'London Has Fallen' to $24.5M

    3:49 am PDT 04/11/2016
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    'Zootopia,' meanwhile, climbed past 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' to become Disney's biggest movie ever in the booming Chinese film market. READ MORE

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  13. Can Legendary Entertainment Bypass China's Film Quota System?

    3:00 am PDT 04/08/2016
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    In the wake of Dalian Wanda Group's $3.5 billion acquisition of Thomas Tull's studio, the high-stakes political maneuvering in Bejing is gathering steam. READ MORE

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  14. 'The Bodyguard' ('Tak Kung Ye Ye'/'Wo De Te Gong Ye Ye'): Film Review

    12:49 pm PDT 04/07/2016
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    Sammo Hung directs and stars in an action-drama about a retired soldier's last baddie-bashing hurrah before succumbing to dementia. READ MORE

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  15. Indian Censors Face Backlash After Claiming 'Jungle Book' is "Scary"

    3:36 am PDT 04/07/2016
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    The Jon Favreau-directed film was given the equivalent of a PG rating, sparking an instant Twitter reaction. READ MORE

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  16. Tokyo Disneyland Rings Up Record Profit Despite Drop in Admissions (Report)

    11:46 pm PDT 04/06/2016
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    Oriental Land, operator of the Tokyo Disney theme parks, is set announce profits of $677 million, its fifth straight year of record results. READ MORE

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  17. Brett Ratner to Chair Beijing Film Festival Competition Jury

    7:18 pm PDT 04/06/2016
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    Joining Ratner on the jury are Hong Kong director Teddy Chan, Germany's Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck and Japanese filmmaker Yojiro Takita. READ MORE

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  18. Mark Gordon, Hawk Koch Team for Action Love Story 'Edge of the World'

    10:40 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    Chinese entertainment studio Pegasus Media Group and China Film Group are financing the action-filled transcontinental love story, which is written by David Seidler and Jacqueline Feather. READ MORE

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  19. Bollywood Stars Named in Panama Papers Leak

    4:16 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan has denied any links with offshore companies in tax havens while his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan issued a statement saying the information was "totally untrue and false." READ MORE

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  20. Hong Kong Film Awards: Local Producers Want Voting System Changes After 'Ten Years' Win

    3:17 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    Leading industry players felt 'Ten Years' winning best film was a result of voting being "manipulated to produce an irrational result." READ MORE

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  21. China's Alibaba Completes $4.2B Buyout of Online Video Giant Youku Tudou

    1:14 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    The Chinese company is expected to integrate video offerings into its core e-commerce business much the way Amazon has. READ MORE

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