Unlike many other Asian actors, Korean stars have largely resisted westernizing their names. Now Korean beauty Jun Ji-hyun, who starred in "Daisy" and "My Sassy Girl," has taken the plunge by using…
Cannes Film Festival
Dubai Intl. Film Festival announced Tuesday it will host the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS during the fest's fourth edition, set to unspool Dec. 9-16.
Teuton culture minister Bernd Neumann flew into Cannes Tuesday to attend the German Federal Film Fund's confab aimed at attracting international co-productions in the country.
The boom in sales of Korean films to Japan seems to be well and truly over. But now Japanese movies are increasingly popular in South Korea -- so much so that pre-sales deals are once again flowing.
Columbia Pictures Film Production Asia has inked a multi-picture production deal with Star Overseas, the Hong Kong-based shingle operated by athletic Chinese star Stephen Chow.
Richard Gere will star in and produce “Hachiko: A Dog’s Story,” a drama that will begin production in September. The film will be fully financed by Inferno Entertainment, whose Bill Johnson and Vicky…
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisition Group opened its checkbook even wider at Cannes over the weekend, making its biggest fest buy yet for Paul W.S. Anderson's remake of "The Long Good Friday."
Producer Graham King is unfurling a new banner, called GK Films, which coincides with the three-year extension of his overall production deal with Warner Bros. Pictures as well as the extension of…
Asian movie-making is to get a $100 million cash injection following the launch of the A3 Intl. Film Fund. New structure will take an active approach to distribution and establish privileged…
New Line gave its ambitious pic "The Golden Compass" the grand Cannes treatment, the kind usually reserved for films in Competition here. This one has barely finished shooting.
John Turturro, Nathan Lane and Elle Fanning are set to star in a $65 million fantasy musical inspired by Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker," to be directed by Russian helmer Andrei Konchalovsky.