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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. Cuba's 'Behavior' Wins Grand Prize at Skip City Festival in Japan

    6:50 pm PDT 07/26/2015
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    Director Hanae Uchida’s 'For the Love of Life: Living for Tomorrow' took the award for best Japanese film. READ MORE

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  10. 'Tag' ('Riaru Onigokko'): Bucheon Review

    3:30 pm PDT 07/24/2015
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    Japanese auteur Sion Sono's adaptation of a popular novel revolves around young women becoming prey to gun-wielding teachers and a human-pig hybrid in a world without men. READ MORE

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  11. Chinese Superhero Comedy 'Pancake Man' Gets North America, Australia, NZ Release Date

    10:32 pm PDT 07/22/2015
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    The hit quirky action flick also stars Jean-Claude Van Damme. READ MORE

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  12. 'Wawa No Cidal': Taipei Review

    1:43 pm PDT 07/22/2015
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    The Taipei Film Festival audience award winner revolves around the struggle of an indigenous family in resisting property developers encroaching on their ancestral land. READ MORE

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  13. Apple Stock Downgraded on China Concerns

    4:34 am PDT 07/22/2015
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    "Evidence of a widespread demand reset from China is mounting," says Cowen analyst Timothy Arcuri. READ MORE

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  14. How Hollywood Filmmakers Can Supply China's VFX Demand

    8:20 am PDT 07/21/2015
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    Top experts from Hollywood and Asia are learning from South Korea to foray into the world's fastest expanding film market. READ MORE

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  15. China Box Office: Record Weekend for Local Films as 'Monster Hunt', 'Pancake Man' Open Big

    11:03 pm PDT 07/20/2015
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    Saturday's $64.4 million in ticket sales was the biggest single-day take in Chinese box-office history. READ MORE

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  16. 'The Laundryman' ('Qing Tian Jie Yi Hao'): Taipei Review

    11:47 am PDT 07/20/2015
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    Taiwanese filmmaker Lee Chung's feature-length debut revolves around a hitman stumbling upon his origins. READ MORE

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  17. Japan's SoftBank Looking to Sell Majority Stake in Video Streamer DramaFever (Report)

    7:18 am PDT 07/20/2015
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    Warner Bros. and Barry Diller’s IAC are believed to be among the suitors for the online video company, which the Japanese company bought for $100 million just last year. READ MORE

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  18. South Korea Box Office: 'Inside Out' Rises to Top, 'Pixels' Debuts in Third Spot

    6:30 am PDT 07/20/2015
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    Hollywood animation titles dominate as 'Terminator Genisys' lands in the fourth spot with more than 3 million admissions in the Asian country. READ MORE

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  19. Bollywood Star Salman Khan, Out on Bail, Remains Box-Office Draw

    4:58 am PDT 07/20/2015
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    The actor's latest release 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' crossed the coveted 1 billion rupee mark for an Indian hit in its opening weekend. READ MORE

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  20. Japanese Networks Partner on Streaming Service as Netflix Launch Looms

    4:25 am PDT 07/20/2015
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    The new service, dubbed TVer, will be ad-supported and free to viewers. READ MORE

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