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  1. Fox's Star India Sells Stake in Production Firm Balaji

    5:04 am PDT 08/05/2015
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    The content production entity's film unit last year inked a three picture deal with Relativity's India joint venture READ MORE

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  2. BBC Doc on Rigorous Chinese Education System Sparks Online Debate

    3:22 am PDT 08/05/2015
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    Chinese teachers were set up in U.K.classrooms to use methods familiar to students at home, but rare in the West. READ MORE

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  3. India's Carnival Completes Takeover of Reliance's Big Cinemas Chain

    11:30 pm PDT 08/04/2015
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    Reliance has concluded the sale of 250 screens in a deal valued at about $113 million. READ MORE

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  4. "Let It Go"? Chinese Internet Users Complain Beijing Winter Olympics Song Copies 'Frozen' Anthem

    10:21 pm PDT 08/04/2015
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    Similarities between the two songs highlight ongoing copyright protection issues in China. READ MORE

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  5. ‎BBC Worldwide Strikes First India VOD Deal

    3:02 am PDT 08/04/2015
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    The pact with Tata Sky covers such shows as 'Luther' and 'The Honorable Woman.' READ MORE

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  6. China Box Office: 'Monster Hunt' Leads Charge by Domestic Movies in Record-Smashing July

    10:00 pm PDT 08/03/2015
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    The CGI/live action fantasy epic helped the Chinese box office to a record performance in July. READ MORE

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  7. India Blocks Porn Sites, Sparking Censorship Debate

    4:52 am PDT 08/03/2015
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    Calling online porn "a social nuisance," the government blocks more than 850 sites in the first crackdown of its kind in India. READ MORE

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  8. Japan Box Office: Manga Favorite 'Attack on Titan' Beats 'Minions'

    3:42 am PDT 08/03/2015
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    The three-day take for Universal's 'Minions' impresses, but the weekend belonged to a home-grown live-action feature from Shinji Higuchi. READ MORE

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  9. Dolby Atmos Expands India Presence With PVR Cinemas

    12:32 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    With Indian films now releasing in the format, the country's largest cinema chain will install the immersive sound system in 50 screens over two years. READ MORE

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  10. Relativity Bankruptcy: Company "Intends to Continue" Joint Venture with India's B4U Networks

    12:08 am PDT 07/31/2015
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    Launched last year, Relativity's India joint venture announced Bollywood remakes of 'The Best of Me,' 'Oculus,' '3 Days to Kill' and 'Masterminds.' READ MORE

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  11. 'Warda': Bucheon Review

    10:53 am PDT 07/30/2015
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    Egypt's first found-footage horror film makes its international bow after becoming a box-office hit when released at home and in several other Middle Eastern territories in November. READ MORE

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  12. Sony Film Unit Falls Into the Red in First Quarter

    11:16 pm PDT 07/29/2015
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    Sony Pictures logs a $96 million loss as it fails to match the year-ago performance, which featured 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' and '22 Jump Street,' while Sony Corp. promises better profitability in the future for the unit. READ MORE

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  13. DreamWorks Animation to Launch TV Channel in Thailand

    1:39 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    It will be the company's first dedicated channel in the world, with more launches expected in key Asian markets soon via a partnership with HBO Asia. READ MORE

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  14. China Box Office: 'Monster Hunt' Gobbles Up the Competition, Breaks More Records

    3:48 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    The CGI/live action fantasy epic now has a cume of $221.41 million, making it the biggest Chinese film ever. READ MORE

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  15. South Korea Box Office: 'Inside Out' Sets Pixar Record, Local Action Film on Top

    3:15 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    The Disney-owned studio's most successful film in Korea has now crossed 3 million admissions. READ MORE

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  16. Robert Zemeckis' 'The Walk' to Open Tokyo Film Festival

    2:21 am PDT 07/28/2015
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    'X-Men: Apocalypse' director Bryan Singer will chair the festival's main competition jury. READ MORE

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  17. 'Bombay Velvet': Bucheon Review

    3:28 pm PDT 07/27/2015
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    'Gangs of Wasseypur' director Anurag Kashyap's big-budget historical epic revolves around gun-slinging mobsters and corrupted officials battling over the development of Mumbai from 1949 to 1969. READ MORE

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  18. China to Lift 15-Year Ban on Video Game Consoles (Report)

    4:03 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The government brought in the draconian ban in 2000 to stop kids from wasting their time with unproductive pastimes. READ MORE

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  19. 'Monster Hunt' Becomes Highest-Grossing Chinese Movie Ever

    1:40 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The live action/CGI fantasy epic has now grossed $211 million worldwide after two weeks in release. READ MORE

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  20. China Entertainment Stocks Hit as Market Has Biggest Drop Since 2007

    12:34 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    Huayi Brothers, Alibaba Pictures, Fosun and China Star Entertainment are among the companies whose share price tumbled in the biggest market rout since 2007. READ MORE

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  21. Tokyo Film Festival to Showcase ‘Mobile Suit Gundam’

    9:38 pm PDT 07/26/2015
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    The giant robot franchise phenomenon, which began in Japan in 1979, will be the focus of the festival’s animation program this year. READ MORE

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