Half-year results for Esun group, the parent of Hong Kong film major Media Asia, showed the effects of the credit crunch and problems accessing the mainland Chinese movie market.
This earnest indie production comes across like formulaic fiction while taking cues from the "inspirational sports drama" playbook.
Screen Actors Guild leaders are seeking to zero in on three make-or-break issues as a means of jumpstarting their stalled contract talks with the majors, but the studios say there will be no new…
FUNimation Entertainment has acquired various North American rights to "Mushi-shi" (Bugmaster), a live-action pic by anime auture Katsauhiro Otomo.
Russian helmer Marius Veisburg's "Hitler Kaput" has stormed the local box office -- a surprise in a country that's sensitive about its WWII legacy.
Bernd Eichinger's much-hyped pic about West Germany's Red Army Faction, "The Baader Meinhof Complex," had a slightly disappointing opening on home turf.
The 2008 Taiwan Golden Horse Film Festival has unveiled the lineup for its Director's Masterclass and Made in America sidebars.
Debut helmers from the U.K., Bosnia, Turkey and Kazakhstan have been nommed for the European Film Academy's European Discovery Award, the org announced Monday.
"Iron Man" helped Marvel Studios dominate at the B.O. this summer — and now the superhero has also helped the comicbook giant lock up a more lucrative film deal at Paramount Pictures.
Spike Lee's "Miracle at St. Anna" is raising historical hackles in Italy, where the WWII drama -- which links an antifascist Italian partisan resistance group to the 1944 Nazi massacre of 560 Italian…
A filthy-rich fantasy for these cash-strapped times, "Beverly Hills Chihuahua" features the voices of Drew Barrymore and much of the industry's top Latino talent in a live-action talking-dog lark…