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Europe's Largest Cinema Firm Sold to Chinese Group



BUSINESS, SHOWBIZ July 13, 2016


(Photo: Thinkstock)   Odeon and UCI cinemas, together the largest cinema group in Europe, have been sold to AMC Entertainment. AMC is an American chain of cinemas, owned by Chinese company Dalian Wanda. The asking price o...

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Weibo Story Could Become Hollywood Film



SHOWBIZ, EAST MEETS WEST July 13, 2016


(photo (film): zvukmedia / iStock / Thinkstock)     The story of a lost phone, which sparked intense interest amongst netizens on Weibo, could become a Hollywood film.   That's according to The Guardi...

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China-Britain Film Festival Comes to London



CHINA , UK, SHOWBIZ June 28, 2016


The China-Britain Film Festival is currently underway in London.  The event aims to boost ties between the Chinese and British film industries by showcasing a catalogue of exciting and diverse China-related films.  The...

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'Chinese Netflix' Enters US Market



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, SHOWBIZ, EAST MEETS WEST June 22, 2016


A Chinese company, often referred to as 'The Netflix of China', is set to enter the US market. Yahoo News has reported that LeEco could provide services to rival some of the biggest names in technology, including Apple and G...

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