Toho Towa will replace United International Pictures as Universal Pictures' distributor in Japan, world's second largest entertainment market.
The 20th Singapore Film Festival will unspool April 18-30, presenting auds with a selection of fest winners and arthouse faves from around the world.
Asia's censors have been busy this week preventing release of movies that do not take approved views of local history.
Bigfoot Entertainment will produce a reality show that sees Filipino filmmaker wannabes compete for a chance to break into the movie industry.
The Philippines Dept. of Justice has begun criminal proceedings against local cable TV operator Maguindanao Skycable CATV and several board members, alleging 12 counts of copyright infringement.
Sony's f/x unit Sony Pictures Imageworks has acquired a 51% stake in Indian visual effects and animation studio FrameFlow. Unit will be renamed Imageworks India. Transaction cost was not revealed…
Sony's SFX unit Sony Pictures Imageworks has acquired a 51% stake in Indian visual effects and animation studio FrameFlow. Unit will be renamed Imageworks India. Transaction cost was not revealed…
U.S. satcaster Echostar Communications has invested $40 million in TU Media, the Korean consortium that is the world's most successful operator of satellite-broadcast mobile TV.
The Indian media market is forecast to grow by 85% over the next five years. According to a new study by consultancy group Heernet Ventures, sector will expand from 415 billion rupees ($9.39 billion)…
The Udine festival of Far East Film, to be held in Italy April 20-28, will hold a tribute to Hong Kong New Wave helmer Patrick Tam.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%