The local pic "Silmido" ushered in the era of 10 million viewers in South Korea on Feb. 19, reaching a box office milestone that seemed but a dream just a decade ago.
After months of low-profile preparation, the first projects at Warner Produccion Espana, Warner Bros.' local pic production arm in Spain, are now becoming clearer.
The Hong Kong Arts Development Council is making final edits on its program for the 28th Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival -- and at the same time figuring out the fest's future as a non-government…
The nation's theater owners were just starting to believe that studios could adhere to a consistent 12-month release schedule. That was before "Eurotrip," "Against the Ropes" and "Welcome to…
MediaCorp's local studio Raintree Pictures anticipates a prosperous New Year -- with breakeven in sight and a slate of new movies.
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Claims that two unidentified major studio heads had decided to never work again with Mel Gibson were published Feb. 26 in the New York Times, a day after the paper issued a new policy vowing to crack…
The long-mulled plans by South Korea's Pusan Film Festival to have a dedicated center with its own screening rooms has been greenlighted.
No one would expect President Bush to embrace a film that sounds like a tribute to U.S. public enemy No. 1, who at last check, remains at large.
The producers of a new Nigerian movie, "Deep Loss," to be released this month, are hoping the presence of a popular South African contestant from "Big Brother Africa" will help them break through to…