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  • Thailand May Ban Mekong Massacre Movie

    Thailand May Ban Mekong Massacre Movie

    Thailand is considering banning a new Hong Kong action film that re-enacts the murder of 13 Chinese sailors on the Mekong River in 2011, according to The Bangkok Post.

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China Box Office: ‘Chinese Odyssey Part 3’ Crosses $50 Million

Holdovers from last week’s Mid-Autumn Festival retained their grasp on China’s box office this weekend, clipping the wings of Warner Bros’ day-and-date animation "Storks."
By |September 26th, 2016|Box Office, Featured Stories, Uncategorized|
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China Law Answers: Do I Need Permits for My Independent Film?

Can I just take my cast and crew a low-budget, independent movie to shoot in China without bothering with permits?
By |September 26th, 2016|Featured Stories, Law|
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A New Film Law is Coming: Part 5 of the First CFI Guide

As China’s film industry continues to boom, shining as a bright spot in a largely troubled economy, the imperative for transparent governance will only grow.
By |September 23rd, 2016|Featured Stories, Law|
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Wanda and Sony Team Up for 2017’s ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’

Billionaire Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda reportedly is close to a major motion-picture team-up with Sony.
By |September 23rd, 2016|Featured Stories, News|
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Statham vs. Cruise: ‘The Mechanic’ Gets Same China Release Date as ‘Jack Reacher 2’

American action thriller film "The Mechanic 2: Resurrection" just nabbed a China cinematic release for October 21 – the same date as rival action flick "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back."
By |September 22nd, 2016|Featured Stories, News, People|

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Films 19 SEPTEMBER-25 SEPTEMBER Gross Week
A CHINESE ODYSSEY: PART THREE 13.3 51.0 2
Z STROM II 10.5 28.5 2
SOULMATE 10.5 21.4 2
COCK AND BULL 6.7 18.5 2
STORKS 5.3 5.3 1
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