'Avengers: Age of Ultron' gets China release date

Avengers: Age of Ultron has passed censorship in China, with the hotly anticipated Marvel tentpole starring Robert Downey Jr. set to be released in the world's second-biggest film market on May 12, writes The Hollywood Reporter.

According to the article, the film is currently in translation and is being imported by the state-owned China Film Group. The original Avengers movie took $84 million in China, and with recent hits like Transformers: Age of Extinction bringing home over $300 million at the Chinese box office the importance of the Chinese film market cannot be underestimated.

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