China plans to have its own DVD standard on the market by 2008 to break foreign companies' monopoly on DVD manufacturing.
China has deported an American sentenced to 30 months in a Shanghai jail for selling hundreds of thousands of pirated DVDs on the Internet. Randolph Hobson Guthrie, 38, was flown Friday to L.A.…
With some pics still struggling to meet the Acad's eligibility requirements for release in their home territories, a battery of foreign-language Oscar entries were submitted just under the wire…
China is planning the East Asia region's first copyright center in Shanghai, aimed at giving the local animation industry a boost by allowing toonmakers to register and protect their work.
Sophiemania greeted Gallic star Sophie Marceau this weekend in Beijing, where the Chinese preem of her film "Anthony Zimmer" is one of the cultural events closing the Year of France in China.
In a speech in Beijing on Wednesday, Washington's antipiracy enforcer, Chris Israel, pledged to make China the focus of U.S. efforts to combat all types of counterfeiting, whether it be Hollywood…
Last week's finale of China's own "Pop Idol" clone has rattled local media mandarins, already pulling back from recent attempts to open up the vast country of 1.3 billion to Western companies.
A joint Sino-U.S. org aimed at combating rampant film piracy in China held its inaugural meeting in Nanjing this week, and both countries said they had made headway in finding ways to protect…
The Chinese film biz launched a new body Monday to push for greater copyright protection and help the government draw up intellectual property rights, still a relatively new concept in China.
Capitalism came to China's small screens this week with the launch of "Wise Man Takes All," the country's first reality TV show aimed at promoting young entrepreneurs.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$5.4M Cumulative:$54.3M Universal Pictures 9.55%
Hercules2Daily:$3.8M Cumulative:$36.9M Paramount Pictures 13.27%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$177.2M Fox 13.35%