Ceremonies were held in Beijing and Seoul on Thursday to mark the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and South Korea. But neither foreign minister dared to show up. Presidents, Xi…
The election of Moon Jae-in as South Korea’s new president heralds multiple changes in the country’s cultural and entertainment industries, including the rollback of a government blacklist of artists…
South Korean prosecutors have arrested and charged Shin Dong-bin, chairman of Lotte. The conglomerate is one of the ten biggest companies in the country, and is its second largest entertainment…
Lotte, the fifth largest conglomerate in South Korea and the second largest player in Korean cinema, has been warned by China that it will be punished if missile deployment goes ahead on land that it…
Having carefully lowered visitors' expectations prior to the event, organizers of Busan's 2016 Asian Film Market were able to sound an optimistic note at its finale on Tuesday. A final communique…
The fifth instalment of the Terminator franchise is the first Paramount title handled under a distribution pact with Lotte Entertainment, and prominently featured Korean star Lee Byung-hun.
Paramount's new Korean partner has presidential blessing for Busan-based fund.
Second largest vertically-integrated group gets better of Korea's biggest studio to hatch pact
Year of contradictions as indie films rebound and conglomerates are fined for market manipulation
Lotte Entertainment, Korea's second biggest distribution powerhouse, announced its line-up for 2015 and the winner of the 3rd Lotte Scenario Competition at the Busan Intl. Film Festival. Comprising…
Distributors have trio of nautical-themed movies set for second half release