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  1. India's Viacom18 to Launch English-Language Channel With Hollywood Content

    5:18 am PDT 07/01/2015
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    Colors Infinity will offer programming from Warner, Sony, Fox, MGM, NBCUniversal and MGM, among others READ MORE

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  2. 'Vanishing Point': Film Review

    6:05 pm PDT 06/30/2015
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    Thai filmmaker Jakrawal Nilthamrong's first feature revolves around the past and present lives of a young journalist, a middle-aged condom factory owner and an old monk. READ MORE

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  3. India Box Office Mid-Year: 'Furious 7,' 'Jurassic World' Reach Rare Milestone for Hollywood Films

    5:42 am PDT 06/30/2015
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    The films are only the second and third U.S. releases ever to cross the 1 billion rupees mark in the country after 'Avatar' did so in 2010. READ MORE

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  4. Pinewood CEO Touts Emerging U.S., China Business

    4:44 am PDT 06/30/2015
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    "The results speak for themselves," says Ivan Dunleavy after the studio operator's latest financials when asked about upcoming meetings with shareholders, including a dissident investor. READ MORE

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  5. China Film Group to List 467M Shares in IPO

    11:59 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    Listing announcement comes as China's longest-ever bull run appears to come to a crashing halt. READ MORE

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  6. China Box Office: 'Jurassic World' Unshakable Amid Surging Revenue

    11:46 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    The country's box office passed $3.22 billion in 180 days, 66 days faster than last year. READ MORE

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  7. Sony Corp. to Raise $3.6B Through Stock and Bond Issue, Share Price Plunges

    10:58 pm PDT 06/29/2015
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    The entertainment to electronics conglomerate will raise funds in Japanese and international markets to invest in growth business sectors. READ MORE

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  8. CNN to End India News Network Licensing Deal

    5:05 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The Turner-owned network will end its 10-year co-branding and content deal with India's TV18 for CNN-IBN in January and evaluate possible next steps in the country. READ MORE

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  9. Dalai Lama Addresses Glastonbury Music Festival

    4:24 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The exiled Tibetan leader praised the Pope's recent comments on climate change before Patti Smith and attendees sang "Happy Birthday" ahead of his 80th birthday. READ MORE

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  10. Japan Box Office: 'Mad Max' Stays in Second Spot

    2:53 am PDT 06/29/2015
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    The was no change in the top 5 as 'Tomorrowland' continued to outperform in the country. READ MORE

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  11. South Korea Box Office: Local War Drama 'Northern Limit Line' Topples 'Jurassic World'

    11:14 pm PDT 06/28/2015
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    The maritime actioner about a bloody battle between North and South Korean patrol boats recorded the fastest opening admissions rate for homegrown films this year. READ MORE

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  12. 'Hollywood Adventures' ('Heng Chong Zhi Zhuang Hao Lai Wu'): Film Review

    4:27 pm PDT 06/26/2015
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    Justin Lin teams up with 'Dearest' star Vicki Zhao to produce an action comedy about a pair of Chinese tourists sucked into a trafficking scheme in Los Angeles READ MORE

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  13. India Hails Country's First NBA Player Satnam Singh

    1:45 am PDT 06/26/2015
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    The Dallas Mavericks player is seen as an inspiration and a driving force for basketball in cricket-crazy India. READ MORE

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  14. 'Northern Limit Line' Director Talks About Promoting Peace With North Korea

    5:47 pm PDT 06/25/2015
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    The film centers on the bloody 2002 battle between North and South Korean patrol boats, stems from his wish for reunification of the two Koreas. READ MORE

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  15. 'Chariots of Fire' "Sequel" in the Works

    3:18 am PDT 06/25/2015
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    'The Last Race' stars Joseph Fiennes and Shawn Dou and will be directed by Hong Kong helmer Stephen Shin. READ MORE

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  16. Netflix to Launch in India by 2016 (Report)

    12:02 am PDT 06/25/2015
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    The potential launch could shake up India's nascent VOD market which has seen recent entrants like Hooq, Hotstar, Ditto TV and Eros Now. READ MORE

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  17. 4DX to Debut in 5 South African Theaters

    9:52 pm PDT 06/24/2015
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    The South Korean cinema technology featuring moving seats and environmental effects will launch in two locations in South Africa this year with three more planned in the days to come. READ MORE

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  18. 'A Matter of Interpretation' ('Kkum-bo-da Hae-mong'): Film Review

    7:40 pm PDT 06/24/2015
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    Long-time Hong Sang-soo collaborators Lee Kwang-kuk and Yu Jun-sang team up on a quirky comedy about an estranged couple and a dream-reading cop. READ MORE

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  19. Japan Lifts 67-Year Old Ban on Dancing

    3:31 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    The 'Footloose'-type law banning dancing after midnight came into effect after WWII when dance halls were fronts for prostitution. READ MORE

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  20. E! to Launch in Taiwan

    2:10 am PDT 06/24/2015
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    Taiwanese audiences will get to keep up with the Kardashians on July 1. READ MORE

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