Taking a leaf from "84, Charing Cross Road," Xue Xiaolu's "The Book of Love" centers on a Macau casino hostess and L.A. realtor who fall in love on paper rather than in the flesh.
Romantic comedy, "Book of Love" opened a new chapter at the Chinese box office, replacing "The Jungle Book" as the top film.
Organization also fetes cinematographer killed on set of "Skiptrace."
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