Yeoh’s Mythical ‘Touch’ soon to bow in Asia

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The Chinese Film Bureau on Tuesday granted a wide release to “The Touch,” from Michelle Yeoh’s Mythical Films, one of the few Hong Kong companies to get a release outside the strict foreign-film quota system.

“Touch” will be released Aug. 1 on 200 screens on the mainland, the same day as Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Tai-wan. It will open in Thailand on Aug. 11.

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