Magazine article Screen International

China Approves June Release for the Hunger Games

Magazine article Screen International

China Approves June Release for the Hunger Games

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Lionsgate's behemoth has amassed close to $620m worldwide and will open in dubbed and subtitled versions through The China Film Group in association with Lionsgate's promotional partner Talent International.

The action saga will open in the first half of June and becomes one of the first Hollywood films to open under the Blockbuster revenue sharing deal announced in February allowing Western distributors to collect up to 25% of a film's receipts in China.

"The Hunger Games juggernaut continues to gain momentum around the world, and we're thrilled that we can now share the exciting first installment of The Hunger Games franchise with Chinese moviegoers in June," Lionsgate Motion Picture Group co-chairs Patrick Wachsberger and Rob Friedman said. …

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