NEW YORK, Oct 7- U.S. fund managers, hoping that a bit of Hollywood magic goes a long way in China, have been rushing to invest in IMAX Corp, best known for enormous movie screens. With Chinese box office expected to overtake the U.S. market as the world's largest by 2017, IMAX is spinning off its Chinese division, which contributes approximately a quarter of its...» Read More
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