Beijing cinemas are planning to issue 900,000 coupons to moviegoers to encourage them to watch patriotic and propaganda movies in the run-up to the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the Chinese…
John Woo, Chen Kaige and Zhang Ziyi were among those receiving the gongs at China's top domestic kudosfest, the state-sponsored Huabiao Awards, which featured a host of stars from the Chinese…
Sen. Edward Kennedy was remembered in a funeral Mass in Boston before family members, fellow lawmakers, media figures and President Obama and three former presidents. Among those delivering remarks…
Korean helmer Lee Chang-dong ("Secret Sunshine") has tapped Yoon Jeong-hee as the lead in his new film, tentatively titled "Poetry."
In death as in life, Massachusetts Sen. Edward Kennedy on Friday brought together political rivals -- this time to celebrate his life and half-century of service to his country.
When the news media look back on summer 2009, the enduring images are likely to be those of angry townhall meetings, gun–toting disaffected citizens and the fever pitch of partisanship ping-ponging…
In what sounds like the convoluted plot to one of its own TV crime dramas, German pubcaster ARD has suspended leading producer Doris Heinze after a newspaper revealed that she had, over the past…
Mike Huckabee, on his radio show on Thursday: "[I]t was President Obama himself who suggested that seniors who don't have as long to live might want to consider just taking a pain pill instead of…
The gloves have come off in the contest for the presidency of the Writers Guild of America West.
The Los Angeles County coroner says Michael Jackson's death was a homicide primarily caused by two drugs.
Pay TV channel Canal Plus is mixing up socially minded French fiction series and docs with big-budget, dark-edged skeins for its upcoming season lineup.