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  1. 'The Interview': North Koreans, Defectors Don't Get the Joke

    8:18 am PST 01/06/2015
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    Northerners find it difficult to see Kim Jong-un, a godlike figure in Pyongyang, portrayed as a laughingstock READ MORE

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  2. South Korean Box Office: 'Taken 3' Takes No. 2 Spot as Local Films Dominate

    7:18 am PST 01/06/2015
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    The Liam Neeson actioner enjoyed a successful early run, while 'The Penguins of Madagascar' debuted in third and local drama 'Ode to My Father' continues its blockbuster performance READ MORE

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  3. South Korea-Vietnam Co-Production Becomes Top Film of All Time in Vietnam

    5:51 am PST 01/06/2015
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    'Let Hoi Decide' became the highest-grossing local film in Vietnam with $3.85 million READ MORE

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  4. Animation Expert Named Head of Korean Film Council Despite Opposition

    4:41 am PST 01/06/2015
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    In spite of petitions by local film bodies, Kim Sae-hoon is named chairman of the state-supported organization READ MORE

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  5. 'PK' Becomes Top-Grossing Film of All Time in India

    2:42 am PST 01/06/2015
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    The Aamir Khan dramedy is also the most successful Bollywood film ever in North America READ MORE

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  6. China's LeTV Chief Expects Revenues to More Than Double in 2015

    10:42 pm PST 01/05/2015
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    As well as increasing film production, the company will develop its smart-TV business and work on an electric car, said Jia Yueting READ MORE

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  7. China Box Office: Tsui Hark's 'The Taking of Tiger Mountain' Passes $100 Million Mark

    9:53 pm PST 01/05/2015
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    'Night at the Museum 3' is the only Hollywood movie in the top 10 as local fare continues to dominate READ MORE

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  8. CES: Samsung CEO Heralds the Rise of the Internet of Things

    7:30 pm PST 01/05/2015
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    Boo-Keun Yoon says 'Back to the Future' is no longer science fiction, but science fact READ MORE

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  9. Li Ruigang 'Voluntarily' Removed as CEO of Shanghai Media Group

    7:16 pm PST 01/05/2015
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    No explanation was given for the move, though Li may be looking to refocus on CMC, a state-backed fund that invests in private media and entertainment assets READ MORE

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  10. Susumu Imata Named General Manager of Viacom Networks Japan

    3:52 am PST 01/05/2015
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    He reports to Mark Whitehead, Viacom International Media Networks Asia's managing director READ MORE

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  11. Cleavage Cut as Chinese TV's Sexy Historical Drama Returns

    2:46 pm PST 01/04/2015
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    'The Empress of China' fell foul of an ongoing morality crusade and now focuses on talking heads rather than heaving bosoms READ MORE

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  12. Selena Gomez Causes Controversy by Exposing Ankle in Abu Dhabi Mosque

    2:37 am PST 01/02/2015
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    The pop singer has removed an Instagram post in which she exposes her lower leg READ MORE

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  13. Chinese Filmmaker Jailed After Documentary About Constitution

    11:47 pm PST 01/01/2015
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    Shen Yongping's sentencing comes as the government continues to crack down on dissent READ MORE

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  14. 'Transformers' Comes Out on Top as Hollywood Dominates Hong Kong Box Office in 2014

    11:39 pm PST 01/01/2015
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    Only two local productions made the top 10 READ MORE

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  15. China's Box Office Surges 36 Percent in 2014 to $4.76 Billion

    6:30 pm PST 01/01/2015
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    The head of the Film Bureau has hailed the strength of Chinese movies in the battle with Hollywood for market share READ MORE

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  16. Shanghai New Year Stampede Kills 36 On City's Historic Waterfront

    10:04 am PST 01/01/2015
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    There were reports that fake bank notes were thrown down at the crowds below from a nightclub on the Bund waterfront READ MORE

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  17. North Korea Stops Showing Chinese, Russian Films Following 'The Interview'

    3:17 am PST 12/31/2014
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    Traditional allies find their films banned from Pyongyang state television READ MORE

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  18. AirAsia Crash: Sonar Locates Downed Jet

    9:06 pm PST 12/30/2014
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    The discovery comes one day after bodies and debris were found in the Java Sea READ MORE

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  19. 'The Taking of Tiger Mountain' ('Zhi Qu Wei Hu Shan'): Film Review

    12:03 pm PST 12/30/2014
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    Tsui Hark conjures an all-out actioner from a late 1940s-set story about a People's Liberation Army soldier infiltrating a clan of bandits READ MORE

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  20. AirAsia Crash: Indonesian TV Shows Body Floating in the Water

    12:40 am PST 12/30/2014
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    On the third day of the search, debris from the plane that vanished Sunday was found underwater, along with multiple corpses READ MORE

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  21. China Box Office: 'The Taking of Tiger Mountain' Leads Strong Week for Domestic Movies

    10:21 pm PST 12/29/2014
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    Local movies are on course to take 55 percent of the box-office total for 2014 READ MORE

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