Posts Tagged ‘news’

Brett Ratner, Danis Tanovic, Yojiro Takita Join Beijing Festival Jury

April 7, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Brett Ratner will head the jury at the Beijing International Film Festival which gets underway later this month

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Korea’s CJ-CGV Increases Stake in Indonesia’s Blitz

April 6, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

South Korean exhibition giant CJ-CGV has spent $30.1 million to increase its stake in the CGV-Blitz cinema chain in Indonesia

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MipTV: ‘Dragon’s Den’ Business TV Show To Be Adapted in China (EXCLUSIVE)

April 4, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Reality TV show, “Dragon’s Den” / "Shark Tank" is to be produced in China for broadcaster Shenzhen TV.

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ATV, World’s Oldest Chinese TV Channel, Closes Down

April 2, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Hong Kong's Asia Television, the world’s first Chinese-language TV broadcaster, closed down a few seconds before midnight on Friday

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CJ Entertainment and Major Cineplex Seal Thailand Joint Production Pact

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

South Korea’s CJ Entertainment and Thailand’s Major Cineplex create a joint venture to produce movies for Thai and SE Asian markets.

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Japan Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Beaten by ‘Assassination Classroom’ Sequel

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Action comedy sequel, “Assassination Classroom: Graduation,” debuted atop the Japanese box office

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Korea Box Office: ‘Batman v Superman’ Takes Two Thirds of Weekend Total

March 29, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” debuted on top of the Korean box office, accounting for 68% of the weekend box office.

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China’s Wanda Pictures Raises $2.4 Billion, Report

March 24, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

China’s Dalian Wanda is reported to have raised $2.4 billion (RMB15.9 billion) for its film unit, Wanda Pictures.

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Taiwan’s Catchplay Launches Asian Movie Streaming Service

March 22, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Taiwan-based film distributor and producer, Catchplay is launching a video-streaming service that it hopes will take on Netflix in Asia.

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Fuji TV Shows to Stream on Amazon

March 21, 2016  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Fuji TV will stream its upcoming "Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress" anime series on Amazon Prime Instant Video.

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