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  • CNBC's Bernie Lo rants on Hollywood's latest attempt to appeal to a Chinese audience.

  • Who Needs an Oscar? Industry Basks in Its Comeback Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:38 AM ET

    Hollywood's 2012 blockbuster films lifted ticket sales and stemmed a seven-year free fall in sales of DVD's and other home entertainment.

  • China Plays Lead Role in Propping Up Hollywood Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 1:38 AM ET
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    US cinema admissions, which have fallen sharply over the past decade, dipped again in 2011 although sharp growth in international markets, particularly China, kept Hollywood growing, according to the Motion Picture Association of America.

  • Hollywood Heads to China     Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012 | 4:51 PM ET

    China is one of the biggest practitioners of Internet piracy, but a company called "You on Demand" aims to make video-on-demand so easy and convenient that people will pay instead of stealing, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Shane McMahon, You On Demand Holdings chairman & CEO.

  • Saving the Movie Business     Friday, 30 Dec 2011 | 4:57 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports the 2011 box office take is expected to fall 4%, as overall moviegoers resisted higher movie prices.

  • Can Tom Cruise Help IMAX?     Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 4:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Tom Cruise is hoping his latest film 'Mission Impossible, opening today in IMAX theaters,' will revive his career and Rich Gelfond, IMAX CEO is hoping the movie will bring growth to the business.

  • Who Is This Man? Tuesday, 15 Feb 2011 | 11:36 AM ET
    Actress Rose McGowan and guest attend the 2nd Annual David Lynch Foundation's Change Begins Within Benefit Celebration at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

    On Valentine's Day, New York Magazine ran a post describing the actress Rose McGowan's new beaux—with an attached photograph—but no name.

  • The True Face of Facebook's Founder? Thursday, 16 Sep 2010 | 12:24 PM ET

    Does "The Social Network," the so-called "the Facebook movie" due out in October, do justice to the company's founder? Not really, suggests Jose Antonio Vargas, a contributing writer at The New Yorker.

  • Keeping Up with Hollywood Hook-Ups Friday, 16 Jul 2010 | 11:28 AM ET
    Sex Degrees of Separation: The Ultimate Guide to Celebrity Relationships

    Hollywood celebrities change partners more often than Congress changed Finreg. Keeping up with the Kardashians, and everyone else, requires years of painstaking research. Irad Eyal is on the job.

  • Regulators Express Concerns on Movie Futures Wednesday, 19 May 2010 | 11:37 AM ET
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    Federal regulators are voicing concerns about creation of a futures market for trading on movie box-office receipts.