It takes a lot for Singapore's docile citizens to hit the streets in an anti-government demonstration, especially over something like Internet regulation.
Make way for a new Middle East and North Africa film distribution-exhibition powerhouse with close Hollywood ties and plex muscle to flex. Majid Al Futtaim's rapidly expanding VOX Cinemas chain has…
Videogame agency Digital Development Management has paired up with Trans Technologies to form Red Stallion Interactive to develop games specifically designed for the Arabian Gulf and the Middle East.
Auds in Saudi Arabia can finally go to the movies again. "Menahi," financed and produced by Saudi Prince Waleed bin Talal's film shingle Rotana, is set to become the first film to be released for…
Veiled means added value in Bahrain, according to commercial TV managers.
While much has been made of the competition between the two emirates of Dubai and Abu Dhabi to establish themselves as regional and international film hubs, the rest of the Persian Gulf has stepped…
Teenage girls, all ardent soccer fans, masquerade as boys to crash the Iran-Bahrain game at Tehran stadium in the hilariously offbeat "Offside." In his most accessible and spontaneous picture…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures