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Japan Box Office: ‘Jurassic World’ On Top For Third Weekend

August 25, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Dinosaur adventure becomes biggest film of the year in Japan.

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China Box Office: ‘Terminator’ Ends Blackout Period With a Bang

August 25, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The first Hollywood film to be allowed to release in China for two months, "Terminator: Genisys" opened strongly.

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Australia’s Quickflix Cancels China Takeover Deal

August 24, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Collapsed deal follows closure of struggling rival streaming video service EzyFlix.

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China’s New Media Moguls Dominate Asia Rich List

August 20, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Harun billionaires list hails a “new era of mainland China entrepreneurs”

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Japan Box Office: ‘Jurassic World’ Leads Chart Topping Hollywood Trio

August 18, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Jurassic World” won its second straight weekend at the Japanese box office.

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Sylvia Chang to Head Busan Festival’s Competition Jury

August 17, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Taiwanese actress, director and screenwriter, Sylvia Chang (“Murmur of the Hearts”) will head the New Currents Asian film competition jury at the upcoming Busan International Film Festival.

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‘Star Wars: Episode IX’: Colin Trevorrow Confirmed to Direct

August 15, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Jurassic World” helmer Colin Trevorrow has been confirmed as the director of “Star Wars: Episode IX,” it was announced at D23 Expo in Anaheim. It was also announced that Rian Johnson is writing “Star Wars: Episode VIII.” More to come…

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Hollywood Studios Collaborate for Betty Zhou Show on China’s iQIYI

August 14, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Online video platform iQIYI has begun airing “Talking to Hollywood with Betty Zhou,” a show backed by four of the leading U.S. studios.

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Kelvin Yau To Head BBC Worldwide in China

August 13, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The commercial arm of the British Broadcasting Corporation, has appointed Kelvin Yau as GM, Greater China to replace Pierre Cheung.

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Jane Fonda to be Honored by Santa Barbara Film Festival

August 11, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival has selected Jane Fonda as the recipient of its 10th annual Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film. The award will be presented at a gala dinner at Bacara Resort and Spa on Oct. 3. The 31st Santa Barbara festival will open Feb. 3. “Jane Fonda obviously has the..

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