Celebrated action helmer Johnny To is to make a quintet of movies called "Tactical Unit" as an extension of "PTU," his hit cop drama where all the action took place in a single night.
Korean production and sales group the Core Studio has picked up international rights to "Untold Beauty," a romantic horror story set somewhere between this life and the next.
Fortissimo Films has picked up world rights outside North America to "Live!," a satire about reality TV from Chuck Roven's Mosaic Media Group.
Korean sales agent Cineclick Asia has picked up international rights to Chinese movie "Tuya's Marriage," which gets its world preem in the competition. Cineclick holds rights outside China…
Producers and sales agents representing Chinese film "Lost in Beijing" are prepared to risk the wrath of the censors and will show the film in its uncut version at Berlin's European Film Market.
On the eve of the Berlinale, two studios were strutting their indie credentials with pickups here. Fox Intl. has picked up multiterritory rights to the still-untitled Rolling Stones docu helmed by…
On paper, at least, Asian film companies are one of the biggest growth areas at the European Film Market in Berlin. According to EFM data, more than a dozen Asian sales companies will make their…
The Chinese theatrical market is set to double by 2010 with B.O. reaching $720 million. Forecast is part of a study "Cinema in China: Opportunities and Obstacles," conducted by research house Screen…
Bollywood extravaganza "Salaam-e-ishq" was a boffo performer for Eros Intl., the London-based Indian film conglom. Pic grossed more than $11 million worldwide on its opening weekend Jan. 25-28.
Pics from thesps Chow Yun-Fat and Aishwarya Rai have joined the slate of Hong Kong sales agent Golden Network.