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The Guardian: Jet Li calls for Chinese censors to relax grip

The Guardian: Jet Li calls for Chinese censors to relax grip

One of China’s biggest stars, Jet Li, has spoken out against the heavy film censorship in his homeland which means many Hollywood films never make it into cinemas. Li, who started making films in Hong Kong before moving to Hollywood, hit out on his blog. He said the need for realism, insisted on by censors, left “only the ancient Chinese stories to be produced”.

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