Kailasam Balachander, a well-known Tamil filmmaker, died Tuesday in hospital. He was 84. He worked as director, screenwriter and producer with credits including “Aval Ora Thodar Kathai,” “Avargal,”…
South Korean distributor and film investor Next Entertainment World (N.E.W.) enjoyed a successful stock market debut Tuesday.
ID Leisure Ventures has been confirmed as the buyer of Hoyts. The company is a close associate of Wanda group, owner of AMC and the biggest theater chain in China.
Jiang Wen's satirical comedy enjoyed more than 50% market share, but may not break records.
HONG KONG — Jackie Chan's son Jaycee Chan has been formally charged with drug offenses in China, including sheltering other drug users. He faces a possible three years in jail. He was arrested in…
TOKYO - "Big Hero 6," or "Baymax" as it is known locally, had the second-highest opening weekend ever in the Japanese market for a Disney animation, after this year's number one smash "Frozen." For…
SEOUL - Local blockbuster “Ode to My Father,” which charts the tumultuous modern history of a Korean family, beat rival opener “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” to claim the top spot at the…
North Korea on Monday lashed out at Barack Obama, the FBI and Sony Pictures Entertainment as it once again denied any involvement in the corporate hacking that led to the cancellation of "The…
HONG KONG - North Korea on Monday lashed out at Barack Obama, the FBI and Sony Pictures Entertainment as it once again denied any involvement in the corporate hacking that led to the cancellation of…
Figures amount to a painful house cleaning exercise and a demonstration of the hazards of doing business in Chinese film.