Comedian George Lopez has inked an overall film and TV deal with Pantelion Films and South Shore, the film and TV venture between Lionsgate and Mexican media corporation Televisa. In mid-October…
When a festival nears the 20-year mark, many feel certain expectations have to be met. The Busan Film Festival, which will open its 18th edition Oct. 3, is no exception.
While many people argue that Korean film funding is now more cautious and professional, two big companies did make very large bets this year - only one paid off in a big way.
New faces behind the films and fresh stories on the screen have reinvigorated the Korean film business.
Jason Osder's riveting documentary chronicles the escalating confrontations between the Philadelphia police and the radical group Move.
Shot in black-and-white in homage to "Raging Bull," Jim Taihuttu's solo feature debut is a well-made but by-the-book immigrant boxer pic.
“X-Men: Days of Future Past” scribe Simon Kinberg has been tapped to write the latest draft to Fox’s “Fantastic Four” reboot. “Chronicle” director Josh Trank will direct with Kinberg also coming on…
It's fitting that HBO Asia's first original series is a reflection of the region itself, featuring a story that walks a multicultural line, careful not to offend while at the same time relevant and…
Variety's fifth annual Power of Women kudos celebrate five femmes who use their clout to raise money and awareness for worthy causes and charities: Nicole Kidman, Amy Pascal, Amy Poehler, Charlize…
Lizzy Caplan is in talks for the female lead in the upcoming Sony comedy “The Interview,” which stars Seth Rogen and James Franco. Rogen and Evan Goldberg are writing and directing the project. The…
Benedikt Erlingsson's excellent debut is a boldly distinctive vision set in a quirky horse-riding community in the Icelandic countryside.