Stephen Chan Chi-wan, one of Hong Kong's most popular broadcasters, was among four TVB employees arrested as part of an anti-corruption probe, in a case that has shocked the tight-knit Hong Kong biz.
Universal Studios will open its largest theme park in Asia at Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore's freshly minted casino/leisure complex, to the public on March 18.
Hong Kong Filmart attracts 175 delegates so far for inaugural Asian Side of the documentary event.
The Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum dedicates new award to the memory of Wouter Barendrecht.
Chinese thesp Tang Wei, blacklisted at home for her steamy role in Ang Lee's erotic spy thriller "Lust, Caution," will return to the screen in China after her latest pic passed the mainland censors.
China's state-run film colossus China Film Group is finally ready to seek a stock market listing after years of delay .
The Year of the Tiger got off to a roaring start for Chinese cinemas, with B.O. more than doubling during the three-month period between Nov. 20 and Feb. 20 to three billion yuan ($440 million).
Malaysia's top independent filmmakers created 15 political short films for the project 15Malaysia and have caused a sensation in a country where critical political commentary is generally impossible.
Intl. Film Fund, launched in Cannes last year, bears first fruit.
Thailand is gearing up for a busy and successful year as B.O. continues to rise for both domestic fare and imported movies. There is also a growing niche for indie fare.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$143.4M Fox -61.96%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$33.1M Universal Pictures -54.45%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$1.9M Cumulative:$19.4M Disney -59.06%