In the 10 years since Hungary introduced its production incentives, it has emerged as the leading country in Central and Eastern Europe in the race to pursue Hollywood blockbusters and upscale TV…
LONDON – Helmer-producer Roland Emmerich is to develop a miniseries based on the life of Lawrence of Arabia for FremantleMedia Intl. Emmerich, best known for "Independence Day" and the upcoming…
Miniseries "World Without End" will be the first production to shoot at a new mega sound stage at Hungary's Korda Studios.
The Tale of Despereaux" and "Quantum of Solace" were British movies according to BAFTA, but "The Dark Knight" and "The Reader" were not. If that makes sense to you, then you won't have any trouble…
BAFTA's most enduring contradiction is that when a British movie wins the best film prize, it never takes the award for outstanding British film. The Alexander Korda Award honoring the top Blighty…
Before it was built, local media called the development "Etyekwood." Now in its first year of operation, Korda Studios -- the $125 million, six-soundstage filmmaking complex located in the small town…
Former Hungarian ambassador to Washington, Andras Simonyi, has been appointed chairman of Korda Studios, the recently opened $125 million facility located just outside the Hungarian capital…
This version of the Oscar Wilde 1895 play is given handsome mounting by Alexander Korda. Yet he could do little more than put the play on the screen, stage asides and all.
Perfect Strangers is a perfect stranger to modern technique, real life and smooth running. It appears too much like a museum piece.
The Thief of Bagdad is a colorful, lavish and eye-appealing spectacle. It's an expensive production accenting visual appeal, combining sweeping panoramas and huge sets, amazing special effects and…
Film is based on a story written specially for the screen by A.E.W. Mason. He supplies an excellent machine-made suspensive tale laid in India, with fine dialog.