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BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities have ordered video streaming websites in the country to stop showing four popular American TV shows, including The Big Bang Theory and The Good Wife, representatives from two sites said Sunday.The move suggests government attention is intensifying on the online streaming industry, which is freer than state television and China’s cinemas to show foreign productions and other content and has stretched the boundaries

pacific rim 2 chinese box office success Pacific Rim Sequel a Possibility Again Thanks to Huge Chinese OpeningWarner Bros. and Legendary

For a while there it looked like “Pacific Rim,” which Warner Bros. and Legendary were sincerely hoping would kick-start a giant new franchise, would be a one-and-done phenomenon. However, as the Guillermo del Toro sci-fi epic struggles to connect with audiences at home, a blockbuster Chinese showing could mean a “Pacific Rim 2″ after all.

According to Deadline, “Pacific Rim” opened in China… Continue reading 'Pacific Rim' Sequel a Possibility Again Thanks to Huge Chinese Opening

deborah ann woll ryan kwanten true blood True Blood   Gone Gone Gone: If that wasnt the best vampire staking ever, Ill eat Sookies Chinese takeoutThe latest episode of “True Blood,” “Gone Gone Gone,” made us fall in love with Jason Stackhouse (Ryan Kwanten) all over again.

Not that we ever stopped (don’t be ridiculous), but his poignant farewell to Hoyt (Jim Parrack) had us blubbering like a pre-vampire Tara.

Hoyt, tired of being the hypotenuse of a love triangle with Jessica ( Deborah Ann Woll) and Jason, asks his… Continue reading 'True Blood' - 'Gone Gone Gone': If that wasn't the best vampire staking ever, I'll eat Sookie's Chinese takeout

Asian Film Monthly is a movies.com column that rounds up recent notable theatrical releases in Asian countries to see what’s hot and what might be coming to the US.

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wu xia dragon poster Asian Film Monthly: Donnie Yens Chinese Dragon, Thai Bikinis, Ghouls, and Gore, Japanese Films at Home and AbroadAccording to the Weinstein Co., Americans will only attend Asian movies if they contain one of the following words: legend, fight, or dragon. Thus, Drunken Master 2 became The Legend of the Drunken Master, Fong Sai Yuk

Reliance Communications inks $1.9 bn loan deal with Chinese bank

Reliance Communications 150x150 Reliance Communications inks $1.9 bn loan deal with Chinese bankReliance Communications Wednesday said it has concluded all necessary formalities with the China Development Bank for a $1.93-billion loan facility to finance its third generation telecom services business. The loan facility is fully underwritten by the Chinese bank and represents the first and largest ever syndicated loan not only in India’s telecom sector but also [...] Continue reading Reliance Communications inks $1.9 bn loan deal with Chinese bank