Universal Pictures has switched distribution of its titles in mainland China and Hong Kong from United Intl. Pictures to Edko Films. In Hong Kong, move means Edko replaces Intercontinental Group…
Profits at Chinese online games outfit Shanda fell 40% to $16.7 million on sales down 25% to $50.7 million in the second quarter vs. a year earlier, following its decision to give many of its games…
Electronics manufacturer Motorola is upping the use of cell phones as MP3 players by embedding technology from online music firm Soundbuzz in its new ROKR E2 handset.
Multi-hyphenate Asian superstar Andy Lau Tak-wa will receive the prestigious Asian Filmmaker of the Year award at the forthcoming Pusan Film Festival (Oct 12-20).
Fed up with government dithering and talk of action, the Hong Kong movie industry is poised to sue as many as 42 people for illegally downloading features. "After the anti-downloading education…
The Golden Bauhinia prizes, awarded by the Hong Kong Critics' Assn., tipped heavily in favor of China-set musical "Perhaps Love." Tuner drew six prizes, including helmer for Peter Chan Ho-sun and…
Interim profits at Hong Kong's largest cabler, I-Cable, were cut by 59% to $8.8 million on revenues up 4% to $164 million as competition mounted.
Veteran Hungarian helmer Istvan Szabo is to head the jury of the competition section at the forthcoming Pusan Film Festival (12-20 Oct). The 'New Currents' section focuses on movies by young and…
In a sign that China's film industry may be waking up to the impact of widespread movie piracy, an industry body has accused the country's TV nets of broadcasting unlicensed content.
Global Entertainment Group, the Asian investment group that recently floated on London's Ofex stock market, has boarded its first feature.
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$48.9M Warner Brothers -66.23%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.2M Cumulative:$34.4M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -77.26%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$53.9M Universal Pictures -67.83%