HONG KONG — Asian pay-TV channels operator Celestial Tiger Entertainment has inked a pair of output deals with Hong Kong film studios Mega Vision Project Workshop and Universe Entertainment. CTE…
Showbiz dreams and political commentary mix harmoniously in this entertaining documentary about the first all-girl pop group to emerge from Burma.
Getting one phone call from Harvey Weinstein would be enough for many actors to commit to a role. But it took one phone call a week, for several weeks, to get martial arts star Donnie Yen to commit…
Visual effects supervisor Bill Westenhofer was no stranger to animal-oriented projects when he came aboard Ang Lee's "Life of Pi" to realize a digital photorealistic tiger.
Chile's devastating 2010 earthquake and tsunami form the background of "The Year of the Tiger," Sebastian Lelio's understated exploration of fate, freedom and faith, which builds power and complexity…
A predictable tale of a young woman ground down by poverty and exploitation.
Brendan Gleeson returns to John Boorman's lopsided modern world in "The Tiger's Tail." Gleeson animates Boorman's amusing Prince and the Pauper screenplay, which sports a dark social underbelly that…
Hard Sell: If you're worried that American cinema has been corrupted by Madison Avenue hucksterism, last week's announcement that the Tribeca Film Festival is aligning itself with Advertising Week…
There's a delicate whiff of mothballs in "The Tiger Brigades," a dense period thriller set in 1912 France. Inspired by a popular French TV series of the '70s, pic sports a mix of idealism, duty…
Like an Iraq-war mirror image of "Life Is Beautiful," actor-director Roberto Benigni's "The Tiger and the Snow" re-runs the successful structure and comic persona of the 1998 Oscar-winning film in a…
Not quite broad enough to work as a rollicking adventure, while too melodramatically pitched to serve as a Robin Hood-style tale, "The Tiger of Santa Julia" ends up being a mildly interesting…
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