Energized by a youthful cast, Tsui Hark's lavish period actioner proves more cohesive than its overwrought predecessor.
Stephanie Lydecker has been appointed senior vice prez of development at reality shingle Asylum Entertainment. In her new post, Lydecker will oversee unscripted development, and have a hand in…
TORONTO — Hong Kong studio Media Asia has assembled a slate of sales on "Wrath Of Vajra" a stereoscopic 3D martial arts actioner. The film, which is pitched as a return to old-fashioned martial arts…
HONG KONG — Fast-rising stars Eddie Peng and Angelababy and Asian-American star Byron Mann have joined the cast of martial arts actioner "Rise of a Legend." A big-budget kung fu movie, "Legend"…
IM Global will open Beijing offices at the end of this month with Leslie Chen as the senior executive.
Patricia Ciano has been tapped as executive producer of upcoming daytime strip “The Test.” The syndicated conflict resolution talkshow hails from Jay McGraw’s Stage 29 Prods. and has been sold in…
Venturing into fresh creative terrain without relinquishing his familiar themes and stylistic flourishes, Hong Kong auteur Wong Kar Wai exceeds expectations with "The Grandmaster," fashioning a 1930s…
Imax and Indomina Releasing are partnering for a North America release in Imax 3D for Bona Film Group's "Flying Swords of Dragon Gate" in September. Pic stars Jet Li.
Recalling the once-imposing San Francisco attraction that offered myriad entertainment options from the fin de secle until its demise in the 1960s, "Sutro's: The Palace at Lands End" plays like an…
Joe Johnston's earnest attempt to resurrect the WWII-era action figure plays like a by-the-numbers prequel for "The Avengers."
Hong Kong-action fans will find a measure of reward if insufficient excitement in the Buddhist-flavored thriller "Punished."