Beijingers may soon be able to catch up on their favorite skeins via their cell phones when China rolls out its first commercial "TV on the go" system in April, using South Korean technology.
Warner Bros. is expanding its multiplex business into second-tier cities in China with the announcement that it will open its first multiplex in the southwestern city of Chongqing today.
Hong Kong helmer Jacob Cheung has wrapped shooting on what promises to be one of the biggest Chinese films this year, "Battle of Wits," a historical action pic starring Hong Kong thesp Andy Lau.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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