Formulaic yet ultimately quite satisfying, "Desperado Square" brings together stars of Israeli cinema's past and present for an ensemble seriocomedy that strikes a crowd-pleasing nostalgic chord for…
In a twist to the time-honored tradition of translating books into movies, Chinese director Zhang Yimou's "Hero" will be turned into a book -- a comicbook.
M. Night Shyamalan's Mel Gibson starrer "Signs" cut a big No. 1 out of the weekend box office, with Disney sci-fi suspenser gathering an estimated $60.3 million in opening grosses
Despite grim forecasts that the current boom in the Korean film sector cannot last, the local movies' market share in the first half hit 46.1% in Seoul, proving that the industry's success thus far…
Three years ago, the notion of spending $20 million to open a new studio facility in downtown Los Angeles seemed bizarre even to its backers.
Taiwanese producers are looking a $750,000 gift horse in the mouth. Recent revisions to the island's Motion Picture Law have earmarked almost $5 million for grants to be parceled out to production…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
South African producer Anant Singh ("Mr. Bones," "The Long Run") has announced the construction of a film studio in the east coast city of Durban to attract international productions.
The summer movie season may be characterized more by its dozens of tentpole commercial pics, but each week specialty distribs sweat like so many Muscle Beach gymnasts to jump through an array of…
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye