LONDON — One Direction, Katy Perry, The Killers and Elton John will appear on the finale of “The X Factor” in the U.K. One Direction will play the title track from their new album “Midnight Memories,”…
HONG KONG – Controversial genocide documentary "The Act of Killing" is to be made available in Indonesia, in perpetuity and for free. The unusual move is a joint effort of the picture's U.S…
Quincy Jones wasn't the first black composer to score a studio film.
An unorthodox morality tale about Serb-on-Serb crime in which concentric narratives make for considerable resonance.
A chillingly plausible and responsibly handled attempt to dramatize the disturbing bond between the two men behind the 2002 Beltway sniper attacks.
LONDON — Whenever there's a sensational crime at home or abroad, the British media look for evidence that the consumption of violent entertainment led to the killer's actions. That trend continued…
A blood-boiling look at a crime whose perpetrators remain national heroes in their native Indonesia, docu challenges those responsible for carrying out the executions of nearly a million convicted…
TOKYO -- Japan's film industry org UniJapan has announced a certificate program giving international co-productions access to up to $640,000 of government coin.
At this Gotham gig, staged in advance of the September release of their "Battle Born" album, however, the group managed to present all those facets at once, without creating a crazy-quilt in the…
There's something stomach-churning about "Final Witness," an ABC docudrama produced by ABC News alum Rudy Bednar, which extensively uses actors to replicate grisly crimes, and features the murder…
Although inspired by the Grand Guignol recipe of "Sweeney Todd," James Lee ultimately cooks up a splattery muddle in "Claypot Curry Killers."
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