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Tencent buys Bond catalogue, Paramount’s latest

Chinese on-demand service Tencent has acquired exclusive local rights to the entire James Bond movie library and Paramount Pictures’ upcoming feature films. The deal with Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer for the Bond titles will at some point in the future include the recently-released 24th film in the series, Spectre, which debuts in China on November 13 and is […]

China streaming deal for Star Wars

Chinese internet platform Tencent has struck a deal with The Walt Disney Company to create a digital hub (pictured) for the Star Wars movies. The agreement, between Tencent and US studios Disney and 21st Century Fox, the latter of which handles distribution of the films in some windows, gives the Chinese company access to the […]