The Chinese government this week made it clear that it has no current plans to change the regime that controls the import of foreign film into China.
China is to crack down on fraud at the box office.
China has announced new controls on content posted to online video sites. Separately, there is to be additional scrutiny of Chinese-language book publishing.
Official data Saturday confirmed the 2013 growth of the Chinese box office.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M