Ha Jung-woo, star of this year's Korean crime-thriller "The Chaser," has signed to star in hot helmer Kim Yong-hwa's new sports actioner "Jump Broadly."
Laurent Cantet's "Entre les murs" (The Class) has been picked to represent France in the race for nomination in the foreign-language film category at the 81st Academy Awards while Bent Hamer's "O'…
Games giant Electronic Arts aims to have 12 games online by the end of the year and also intends to expand soccer game "FIFA 2" to five new foreign territories.
Market research giant GfK forecasts that the retail value of Hong Kong's game software market will hit USD72 million in 2008.
In a rare example of convergence between the Indian and Chinese movie industries, Pyramid and Longzhe Culture and Theater has opened its first multiplex in China.
Indian distributor NDTV Lumiere will bow Turkish family drama "Three Monkeys" Friday in selected big city cinemas.
Imagi, the Hong Kong- and Los Angeles-based animation company, has raised a $20 million by issuing new shares. Cash infusion, from a group of U.S. property investors, is in addition to the $10…
Singapore's Sparky Animation has pacted with Santa Monica-based PorchLight Entertainment and Scotland's Grimply Films to co-produce $22 million, CGI movie "The Grimpley Brothers."
Palisades Pictures, the U.S. group that acquired much of defunct U.K. and U.S. distributor Tartan, says it has reached an agreement with Fortissimo Films concerning a library of 30 movies.
The European Union Monday approved Sony's plans to take full ownership of recorded music group Sony BMG.
"Parking" has been announced as the opening film of the 2008 Taiwan Golden Horse Film Festival (Nov 6-21.)
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