Getting to the Lido was easy for South Korean director Kim Ki-duk, who presents his "Moebius" in the Venice festival's out of competition section Tuesday. Getting his picture a release at home was…
The drama follows an Iranian who leaves his French wife and two kids in Paris, goes back to Iran and then returns four years later to get divorced.
"Django Unchained" may yet get a release in China, as sources over the weekend indicated that a few further cuts could clear the way to the film's launch. Given the violence and moments of nudity in…
Hollywood may soon have less red tape to negotiate in China: the powerful State Administration of Radio, Film and Television and the General Administration of Press and Publication are to be merged…
A new breed of filmmaker is emerging in Cuba, where travel restrictions to and from the U.S. have eased, allowing digital-savvy helmers -- many of them alumni of the Gabriel Garcia Marquez-founded…
"The Dark Knight Rises" evaded Chinese censors, but now faces a playdate with "The Amazing Spider-Man," a box-office showdown that Warner Bros. is still working to avoid.
Turkish censors got a lesson in the rule that any publicity is good publicity when politicians who recently tried to rein in popular police drama "Behzat C" instead wound up likely boosting the…
Roman Polanski, on the longhorn from London where "Rosemary's Baby" was scissored, sadly told us, "This is the first country where I had a censor problem."
China's censors have banned "Rush Hour 3" from theatrical release in China. Given the popularity of pic's star, Jackie Chan, on the mainland, decision comes as a shock but follows weeks of…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%