In this Feb. 7, 2013 photo, movie goers head to a popular theater complex as the Chinese New Year nears in Taipei, Taiwan. Tens of millions of film fanatics are entering theaters around

 

              In this Feb. 7, 2013 photo, movie goers head to a popular theater complex as the Chinese New Year nears in Taipei, Taiwan. Tens of millions of film fanatics are entering theaters around
In this Feb. 7, 2013 photo, movie goers head to a popular theater complex as the Chinese New Year nears in Taipei, Taiwan. Tens of millions of film fanatics are entering theaters around Asia during the long Lunar New Year holiday, but Hollywood can’t count on them to boost the box office for its mostly serious Oscar nominees. Even with the Academy Awards buzz at a peak barely two weeks before the ceremony, patrons are opting for lighter fare. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)