For cineastes and film students in China, one of the treats at the upcoming Shanghai Film Festival will be the mainland China debut of 10 films by Alfred Hitchcock. Suspense films used to be a no-no…
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Angelina Jolie wrote an op-ed that appeared today in Time today in which she called on the UN Security Council to take action against Sudanese…
The White House took some heat last week for awarding ambassadorships to major campaign fund-raisers, but there may be a savviness behind a practice criticized as a 19th century spoils system…
BBC Worldwide is beefing up its channel presence in Asia with the launch of three webs on Singapore's largest pay TV platform, StarHub TV.
The 20th and final pic in the "Diary of a Fishing Fool" franchise -- a favorite with Japanese audiences since 1988 -- will be released by Shochiku on Dec. 26.
More than two months after Bollywood film producers and distributors began withholding new releases from India's plexes in a pay dispute, the two sides reached an agreement Thursday that will reopen…
With an assist from Sally Field, the Screen Actors Guild has launched the final push for members to ratify its feature-primetime contract -- nearly a year after the previous deal expired.
S. David Passman III has officially been named prexy-CEO of Carmike Cinemas.
President Obama has issued a warning to TV Luddites who are in danger of losing access to broadcast TV after the digital switch is thrown on June 12: Act now before it's too late.
President Obama issued a statement today warning Americans who have yet to convert their TV sets to digitals to do so soon: The transition is June 12, and there will be no more delays. "On June 12…