“Metro Manila,” a Philippines-set crime thriller, is the U.K.’s submission for the foreign-language film award at the 86th Academy Awards. Though the film was shot in Manila, the Philippines capital…
LONDON — Anchor Bay Entertainment UK, the British arm of the Starz-owned, Beverly Hills-based distribution company, has inked a co-production pact with Jonathan Sothcott's London-based indie…
While Hollywood continues to feel withdrawal pains from the production exodus, the U.K. is thriving, thanks to a mix of tax incentives and high-quality crews.
Spike Lee has added "Boardwalk Empire" regular Michael K. Williams and Stephen Tyrone Williams to the cast of his Kickstarter-funded movie opposite Zaraah Abrahams.
LONDON — Scotland Yard has made the U.K. newspaper arm of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. a "suspect" in its investigation into alleged phone-hacking and bribery, according to U.K. press reports. The…
The Montreal World Film Festival announced its full slate of 432 films from around the globe on Tuesday, including 113 world or international feature preems. From the U.S. “The Red Robin” by Michael…
4K won't get anyone excited if there's no way to get the format into homes, or worse, if it looks no better than today's HDTV.
Brit pics continued to perform on a global level in 2012 taking $5.3 billion at the world box office and claiming a 15% share of the world market, according to the British Film Institute's…
Dwight Howard made a lousy decision, and not just because Houston is one of those rare cities with a downtown area that's even uglier than L.A.'s. No, Howard's choice to bolt the Los Angeles Lakers…
BEIJING — China’s population planners are probing the country’s leading helmer Zhang Yimou after reports that he sired numerous children in violation of the One Child Policy, and could be in line for…
Lucasfilm's Industrial Light & Magic has signed an expanded co-operation deal with Base FX that secures the exclusive use of the Beijing-based shingle's services for all ILM's Hollywood pics.