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Bona Film Group Announces Tentative Film Slate Through Mid-2015

June 3, 2014

BEIJING, June 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bona Film Group Limited ("Bona" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:BONA), a leading film distributor and vertically integrated film company in China, today announced its tentative film slate through mid-2015:


Release Date*
June 2014 12 Years A SlaveSteve McQueen
July 2014 Non-StopJaume Collet-Serra
July 2014 My Geeky Nerdy Buddies

(Formerly Titled Daydream Believer)
Yen-Ping Chu
July 2014 DuckweedHan Han
August 2014 The White-Haired WitchJacob Cheung
August 2014 Pompeii Paul W.S. Anderson 
September 2014 The Grandmaster 3D

(North America Version)
Wong Kar-wai 
September 2014 The Dead End 

(Formerly Titled Sunspot)
Cao Bao Ping
October 2014 Midnight Fantasy

(Tentative Name)
Tian Meng

Wai Man Yip

Xuchu Xian
December 2014 The Taking of Tiger MountainTsui Hark
February 2015 Bride WarsTony Chan
February 2015 The Man from Macau 2Wong Jing
March 2015 InsanityGuangyao Li
April 2015 Secret Treasure

(Tentative Name)
Gordon Chan 
May 2015 I Am SomebodyDerek Yee
July 2015 The Sword MasterDerek Yee

*All release dates are tentatively planned and are not considered as official release dates. Each film's final release date depends on a number of factors including competitive strategy, market condition and government approval, among others.

"Bona has a strong and diversified slate of films tentatively scheduled for release through mid-2015, including films by Hong Kong directors, domestic films directed by and star local talents, and high quality foreign films, which demonstrates our commitment to delivering quality entertainment with stories and casts that resonates with audiences throughout China," said Mr. Yu Dong, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Bona. "We believe a number of these films in our slate offer the potential to be box office hits, and we have confidence that Bona will continue the strong box office growth rate of 2013 and hit a new record in 2014."

About Bona Film Group Limited

Bona Film Group Limited (Nasdaq:BONA) is a leading film distributor in China, with an integrated business model encompassing film distribution, film production, film exhibition and talent representation. Bona distributes films to Greater China, Korea, Southeast Asia, the United States and Europe, invests and produces movies in a variety of genres, owns and operates twenty-two movie theaters and manages a range of talented and popular Chinese artists.

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Forward Looking Statements

This news release may contain certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. All statements other than statements of historical fact in this press release are forward-looking statements and involve certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections about the Company and the industry in which the Company operates, but involve a number of unknown risks and uncertainties, Further information regarding these and other risks is included in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent occurring events or circumstances, or changes in its expectations, except as may be required by law. Although the Company believes that the expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements are reasonable, it cannot assure you that such expectations will turn out to be correct, and actual results may differ materially from the anticipated results. You are urged to consider these factors carefully in evaluating the forward-looking statements contained herein and are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which are qualified in their entirety by these cautionary statements.

CONTACT: In China: Peng LiBona Film Group Limited Tel: +86-10-5631-0700-398 Email: In the U.S.: The Piacente Group, Inc. Investor Relations Don Markley Tel: (212) 481-2050 Email:

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