"Chengdu, wo ai ni," (Chengdu, I Love You), a collaboration between Hong Kong helmer Fruit Chan and Chinese rockstar Cui Jian, will be the closer of the upcoming Venice Film Festival, which is…
Yasushi Akimoto, the creator of Japanese girl group and pop phenomenon AKB48, will explain the reality show business model at a conference Oct. 6 during the 25th Mipcom trade fair.
China has banned websites featuring or publicizing online games that glorify gangs, obscenity or gambling and said it would severely punish any site that "undermine morality and Chinese traditional…
The world preems of Ethan and Joel Coen's memory piece "A Serious Man" and Drew Barrymore's feature directing bow "Whip It" are among eight special presentations and two galas announced by the…
On "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien" last night, William Shatner recited a portion of Sarah Palin's farewell address — as if it were poetry. Jon Stewart also mocked the speech, noting that her…
Fifteen world preems, some from name auteurs such as Goran Paskaljevic, Claude Miller and Alex Van Warmerdam, along with four first works and other potential discoveries, are set for Venice Days, the…
Two pics by Argentine helmers, Diego Lerman's "Moral Sciences" and Marcelo Pineyro's "Thursday's Widows," are among 26 co-productions that have pulled down incentives from Ibermedia.
Viacom's revenue dipped and profit fell 32% last quarter as Paramount swung to a loss amid tough year-to-year tentpole comparisons, and the ailing economy continued to squeeze the media networks.
Most studios passed on Matthew Vaughn's "Kick-Ass" at the script stage.
Wes Anderson's "Fantastic Mr. Fox" will world preem at the opening night of the 53rd Times BFI London Film Festival on Oct. 14.