The Indonesian exhibition market has entered the multiplex era.
After years of budgetary pain and strategic uncertainty, the Hong Kong Film Festival has locked down its game plan -- and its execs are in town talking to studios about securing marquee pictures for…
Specialist U.S. distrib ADV Films has snapped up various rights packages to a trio of properties from Japanese major Shochiku.
CJ Entertainment has signed a sheaf of deal memos for its two big AFM movies, Park Chan-wook's "I Am a Cyborg But That's OK" and period actioner "The Restless." Both bow in Korea next month.
Tsui Hark, the Hong Kong-based helmer of "Seven Swords," is to direct "Eye 3," third installment of the Chinese-language horror franchise, which has already given rise to two English-language remakes.
French sales house Celluloid Dreams has picked up world sales rights to "Triangle" a genre pic involving three of Hong Kong's best known directors.
The weird world of Wesley Snipes has taken another twist. Seems that the fugitive "Blade" and "Passenger 57" star has reached a settlement with the IRS concerning his tax fraud charges.
Universal Pictures has bought worldwide English-language remake rights to "The Host," a South Korean monster movie that this summer became the highest-grossing film of all time in Korea.
Asian companies are responsible for the significant growth at this year's American Film Market. The number of Asian firms with suites at this year's AFM is 61, up from eight just five years ago.
The pic marking the return of "Shall We Dance" helmer Masayuki Suo to the director's chair after 11 years is the newest addition to the AFM lineup for Japanese sales company Pony Canyon.
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Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%