ABC news.com 2014.01.07 05:48
By KELVIN K. CHAN Associated Press
Pioneering Hong Kong movie producer Run Run Shaw, whose studio popularized
the kung fu genre that influenced Quentin Tarantino and other Hollywood
directors, died Tuesday.
He was 107.
No cause of death was given in a statement from Television Broadcasts
Limited (TVB), which Shaw helped found in 1967.
His Shaw Brothers Studios, once among the world's largest, helped launch
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