Many Chinese companies are in a tearing hurry to get somewhere fast. But it is not yet clear where Wanda is going with its film ambitions. Is its new mega studio project to be a bridge between China…
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With more and more foreign films now being allowed into China, and potential revenues that can be earned having risen to 25% (from as little as 13%), one might think that doing business in China is…
Japan's Kadokawa is selling its HK cinema circuit and Hollywood sub-distributor to a vehicle controlled by Media Asia boss Peter Lam.
3D isn't dead, but it has plateaued and is going to be stuck at about this level until the technology improves.
The Cannes Film Market is teaming with the Paris Region's Ile de France and Paris-based Espagnolas en Paris on Small Is Biutiful, a launch-pad for Spanish directors and producers seeking French…
Since September, Spain has unleashed two of its three biggest movies ever: Juan Antonio Bayona's "The Impossible" with a $172.5 million gross worldwide and Andy Muschietti's Mama at $135.8 million…
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination — at least for a while.
Walmart is about to give Superman an early boost at the box office, with the company becoming the first retailer to sell tickets to an advance screening of a studio film. It’s a deal that, if it…
A ludicrous marital drama-cum-morality play from contemporary black cinema's most prolific multihyphenate.
For those Russians looking to buy international material, Berlin is a key market.
A surge of movie theater M&A launched by Wanda's dramatic buy of AMC and followed by deals at Carmike, Cinemark and Regal should continue, Wall Streeters and insiders predict, with digital costs…