Miramax Films and producer Scott Rudin have acquired screen rights to "The Unnamed," an upcoming novel by Joshua Ferris about a man who comes down with a mysterious affliction that fractures his…
Steven Piorkowski has been upped to VP of corporate communications for Warners.
Warner Bros. has picked up remake rights to South Korea's surprise hit "The Chaser," and already the project is taking on the aura of the studio's last major Asian remake hit, "The Departed."
Walt Disney Japan is planning to produce toons for the Japanese and Asian TV and digital markets, company sources said on Thursday.
Beyonce Knowles, Ali Larter and Idris Elba will star in "Obsessed," a thriller that Screen Gems will put into production this summer.
Chris Meledandri's Universal-based shingle has a name -- Illumination -- and a batch of deals.
China Film Group, the production-distribution combine that bestrides the Chinese movie industry in a fashion unlike that of any other company in any other major movie economy, is ramping itself up…
From directors to actors to multihypenates, Asia is producing some new stars.
Hong Kong's reputation as one of the top shopping and dining destinations in the world ensures that there is no end of things for any visitor to splash out cash on.
Japanese filmmakers have long been adept at adapting foreign genres to domestic tastes. In the late 1950s, the Nikkatsu studio developed its own brand of hit mukokuseki (borderless) action pics on…
In one of the most popular pirate DVD shops in Beijing, there is more shelf space where the fake copies of recent Hollywood blockbusters used to reside. Could this be a sign the studios are winning…