Cinema chains reveal strong performances from theatres, buy in shares
Huayi Brothers Media has paid $34.1 million (RMB210 million) for a 20% stake in theater management company Jiangsu Yao Lai Cinema Management. The move is intended to help Huayi, China's biggest…
"Rigor Mortis," a vampire horror tale that marks the directorial debut of Hong Kong singer and actor Juno Mak, is scaring up business ahead of a high profile fall premiere.
Pathe Intl. has revealed a raft of sales on its Cannes slate, including Jerome Salle's thriller "Zulu," which closes the fest. "Zulu" was picked up by Japan (Klockworx), Brazil (Europa), Scandinavia…
Exclusive Media has closed deals for several markets for its JFK assassination drama "Parkland," including a multi-territory deal with Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.
Legendary Pictures is forming a partnership with Hong Kong-based Orange Sky Golden Harvest that's aimed at starting ventures in China.
Growing synergies between Hong Kong's biz and mainland Chinese companies reached new levels Wednesday with the completion of a complicated three-year takeover by the back door of legendary Hong Kong…
Golden Harvest Entertainment is to return to film investment after being out of the production biz for last four years.
Impatience can be a virtue. While the Hong Kong film industry prays for the World Trade Organization to end mainland China's super-tight quotas on foreign films, one local studio has become tired of…
Australia based entertainment giant Village Roadshow has filed a lawsuit against Golden Harvest Entertainment to prevent the Hong Kong based film distributor from placing shares with Rupert Murdoch…
Golden Harvest Entertainment's plans to sell off a stake to Rupert Murdoch and two Asian magnates have been interrupted by a possible offer from Australian entertainment giant Village Roadshow to…