NASDAQ-listed Chinese studio Bona Film Group has picked up a $20.8 million investment from diversified Chinese conglomerate Fosun Group.
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China Film Group seems set to pay Hollywood studios the $200 million revenues it has withheld for months
Expanding its indie financing arm before next month’s Toronto Intl. Film Festival, United Talent Agency has hired veteran international sales-distribution exec Yale Chasin. Chasin is joining UTA’s…
Veteran industry exec Ruth Vitale is coming on board to head the entertainment industry’s anti-piracy Creative America initiative, which is backed by the motion picture and television businesses and…
Tiger Chen gives a technically dazzling display of human combat in Keanu Reeves' otherwise workmanlike directing debut.
Production is underway on "The Crossing," the first film in over four years to be directed by helmer John Woo.
Legendary Pictures' Chinese venture Legendary East has been looking for a partner to produce a slate of tentpole titles in China since parting ways with distributor Huayi Brothers in January 2012…
Barry Levinson has come on board to direct an untitled love story, set in Shanghai and Leningrad, with Shanghai Film Group financing and Mike Medavoy, Rafaella De Laurentiis and Edward McGurn…
Cyrte Investments and China Film Co. have come on board with John Woo (pictured above) and Terence Chang for their “Flying Tigers” World War II project to be released in two versions — a two-part…
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The unappetizingly titled "The Kill Hole" is a middling drama that tries to combine elements of "Rambo" with serious treatment of soldiers' post-traumatic stress disorder and vague political…