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Judge Not Laughing, Calls ‘Madame Bovary’ ‘a Shallow Insult’

A Chinese judge apparently thought "I Am Not Madame Bovary" was nothing to laugh at, calling its plot an insult to her profession.
By |December 3rd, 2016|Featured Stories, Law|
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On Screen China: Japan’s ‘Your Name’ Looks to Win the Weekend

Look for Your Name to win this weekend’s box office easily with RMB 300 million ($43.5 million).
By |December 1st, 2016|Box Office, Featured Stories|
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Senior Alibaba Pictures Executive Detained For Suspected Bribery

Another senior executive at Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.'s movie production arm has been detained under suspicion of corruption, according to multiple local media reports.
By |December 1st, 2016|Featured Stories, News|
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Tim Burton’s ‘Peculiar Children’ Makes Cut for China Market

An "eyeball feast" enjoyed by some of the monster cast was deemed unsuitable for local audiences and had to be removed in order to gain release here, state-run media reported Thursday.
By |December 1st, 2016|Featured Stories, News|
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Electric Shadows

We are presenting a prophetic essay by the legendary cinematographer, James Wong Howe, as originally published in Script Magazine in 1945.
By |December 1st, 2016|Featured Stories, News|

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Mon 05

Macau International Movie Festival

December 5 - December 27
Macau China
Tue 06

CineAsia 2016

December 6 - December 8
Hong Kong

Money On The Move

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Box Office Best

Films 21-27 NOV Gross Week
FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM 41.2 41.2 1
I AM NOT MADAME BOVARY 18.6 48.2 2
MOANA 12.3 12.3 1
DOCTOR STRANGE 6.2 108.1 4
SKY ON FIRE 3.9 3.9 1
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