Two basketball movies are hitting Chinese screens in time for the Beijing Olympics, which kick off in August and are sure to prompt a rash of sports-related movies.
Takuya Kimura star vehicle "Hero" is stirring major interest in South Korea, where distributor Lotte Entertainment hopes to give it the biggest local release ever for a Japanese film.
Actress Amy Irving is coming to Seoul to star alongside Baek Yoon-shik ("The President's Last Bang") and Kim Yoon-jin (ABC's "Lost") in "Hanji Box," the first U.S.-Korean co-production to shoot on…
Korean and Chinese talent agencies Namoo Actors and Chengtian Entertainment Friday signed a cross-border deal to develop each other's clients.
Friday moviegoers hooked up with "The Heartbreak Kid," shelling out $4.6 million for the Farrelly brothers' R-rated comedy.
Erika Sawajiri, the star of the Isao Yukisada romantic drama "Closed Note," canceled her skedded Saturday appearance in Pusan in support of the film, which unspools in the Open Cinema section.
Peter Tsi, who recently quit as executive director of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival, has joined Soft-Trek Media as its general manager of content development & production.
Los Angeles-based shingle Breadmaker Pictures will co-produce Taiwanese comedy-drama "Pinoy Sunday" with Taiwan's Great Domain Films.
The generosity of the Pusan fest was on display Friday night when it put on a flashy dinner for the 27 cash recipients from its new Asian Cinema Fund.
PIFF continued to up the star quotient in its 12th edition with an elaborately staged red-carpet promenade Friday night. Stretching between the Paradise Hotel and the beachside PIFF Village center…
Six up-and-coming actors and filmmakers were feted at the third annual Premiere Rising Star Awards, held on Friday night at the Westin Chosun Beach Hotel.