Debate over whether "Interstellar" was too brainy for mainstream Chinese audiences, too long, or simply lacking the 3D sizzle factor all seem to have been answered.
Rise of the Legend
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1” showed signs of wear and tear in its domestic debut, but overseas the franchise is still a sleek and powerful machine. The latest chapter in the dystopian…
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"…
While the Chinese film industry is booming at home, with production volume, cinema numbers and theatrical box office all racing ahead, film exports are going almost nowhere. Official figures are…
Gravitas Ventures has acquired North American rights to Laurie Collyer's indie drama “Sunlight Jr.,” starring Naomi Watts, Norman Reedus and Matt Dillon. Gravitas will partner with Samuel Goldwyn…
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Hero" producer Bill Kong will produce "Rise of the Legend," a movie that attempts to revive Wong Fei-hung, hero of nearly 100 kung fu classics.
Oscilloscope Laboratories has acquired N. American rights to Matt Wolf’s documentary “Teenage,” which premiered this year at the Tribeca Film Festival. Based on Jon Savage’s the best-selling book…
Darren Aronofsky is in early talks to direct an adaptation of “Red Sparrow,” based on the Jason Matthews spy novel, for Fox. Studio acquired the movie rights in April and set up the project with…
Spike Lee’s three-week-old fundraising effort has hit the $1 million mark on Kickstarter. As of 7 a.m. PDT, Lee's campaign had received $1,000,605 from 4,503 pledges — about 80% of the $1.25 million…
Haven Entertainment has launched development of a film adaptation of Kristin Halbrook’s novel “Nobody But Us,” described as a modernized update on 1967’s iconic “Bonnie and Clyde.” “Nobody But Us”…
What's eating Johnny Depp? His acting career it seems. The 50-year old "Pirates of the Caribbean" thesp has revealed that he may be close to quitting acting, telling BBC Breakfast that he was…
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