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…
Today the HK film scene is cleaner and more straightforward than it was 15 or 20 years ago -- and considerably smaller, too.
As film and TV business denizens meet in Hong Kong for what's billed as Asia's largest entertainment market, they will be walking distance from the key operatives of what has become an important…
Seth Rogen has signed on to star in the comedy "Observe and Report" for Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures.
Joan Cusack and John Goodman have joined the cast of Touchstone Pictures' "Confessions of a Shopaholic." Isla Fisher has already boarded the comedy as the star.
Tony Goldwyn and Monica Potter will star in Rogue Pictures' "Last House on the Left."
Hot off the heels of its freshman success "Gossip Girl," the CW is once again hitting the books.