Wind Dancer Films has tapped Erik Lindsay and the scripting duo of Bear Aderhold and Tom Sullivan to pen feature comedies. Pics are the first projects from the film shingle's recently announced…
PBS and Discovery Kids scored big at the Children's Programming Emmy nominations, picking up 18 and 15, respectively. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the noms on…
HBO Films is ramping up its theatrical production efforts, hiring veteran Miramax producer Julie Goldstein as a senior veep and Gotham point person.
Hollywood is once again abuzz with thoughts of a transformed business as Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, has entered the movie download biz, while Amazon.com is partnering with TiVo in a bid…
Looking for a Memorial Day adventure, Paramount Pictures will release Steven Spielberg's "Indiana Jones 4" on May 22, 2008.
What is the connection between Rakesh Roshan's "Krrish," last summer's big Bollywood hit, and Lucasfilm? Both have taken advantage of the financial incentives offered by Singapore to help it build a…
Singapore may pride itself on being regional HQ for some 19 international TV companies, but has this emphasis on TV proved detrimental -- or developmental -- to the country's fledgling film industry?
One exception to the predictability of Singapore's moviemaking talent may be Kelvin Tong. A former film critic who has picked up a clutch of prizes as scripter-helmer, he is set to direct three…
While outsiders may scoff at the city-state's ban on chewing gum, first-time visitors can't help but marvel at (and even envy) the cleanliness of Singapore's streets. And the government makes no…
The recently renovated Cathay Building, Singapore's first skyscraper back in 1939, is something of a local landmark; its parent Cathay Organization is something of a local institution.
An antipiracy initiative launched by the Motion Picture Assn. (MPA) in Asia resulted in the seizure of 4.8 million pirated discs and 870 arrests.