Ethan Hunt has been given new orders in China. Senior Chinese government officials have shot down hopes that “Mission: Impossible III,” which opens across Asia on Wednesday, would get a day-and-date…
Fortissimo Films has acquired international sales rights to "I Don't Want To Sleep Alone" by Taiwanese arthouse helmer Tsai Ming-liang.
Film producer Erwin Arnanda, prexy of Indonesia's Rex Cinema, pulled off one of the biggest publicity coups of his career with the launch of a local version of Playboy earlier this month.
Only days after a Bollywood movie was screened in Pakistan for the first time in over 40 years, an Indian culture minister has offered to host a festival of Pakistani films in India.
Takafumi Horie, former president of Japanese Internet services group Livedoor, Thursday left prison where he has been held on securities fraud charges since January.
Korean monster movie "The Host," will preem in the Directors' Fortnight section of the Cannes festival it was announced Thursday.
Sony Corp. narrowed its losses and bumped up revenue last quarter as Howard Stringer continues his efforts to turn the troubled conglom around. Sony posted operating losses of $532 million on revenue…
Former Las Vegas Sands exec David Friedman's Silver Point Capital has bought a 40% stake in the proposed $2 billion Studio City in Macau, which will include film and TV studios, a casino, concert…
Telco and paybox operator True Corp will next month launch Thailand's first Internet protocol TV platform. True Digital Entertainment was given an unannounced soft launch on April 1 and bows…
Sony Pictures Television Intl. will bow its Animax animation channel in South Korea on Friday in partnership with satcaster SkyLife, which will be its exclusive carrier.