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Sung Soo Kim and Vicha Poolvaraluck

Korea's CJ pacts with Thailand's Major Cineplex

Korea’s leading film investor/distributor CJ Entertainment has signed a memorandum of understanding with Thailand’s top exhibitor Major Cineplex Group to establish a joint venture for film production and investment.

James Schamus

James Schamus forges China ties

The former Focus Features CEO’s production company Symbolic Exchange has struck a first-look and strategic cooperation agreement with Chinese start-up Meridian Entertainment.

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Beauty in the East: Filmart 2011

Hong Kong Filmart (March 21-24) is growing in importance as more international buyers and producers head to the event to conduct face-to-face business with the Asian film industry.

Ultron tops China box office with $155m

CHINA BOX OFFICE: Avengers: Age of Ultron replaced Furious 7 at the top of the China box office in its opening week, grossing $154.63m in six days.

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Yakuza Apocalypse

'Yakuza Apocalypse': Review

Dir. Takashi Miike, Japan, 2015, 125 mins

The Assassin

'The Assassin': Review

Dir. Hou Hsiao Hsien. China/Hong Kong/Taiwan. 2015. 104 mins 

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