Donnie Yen is to star in "Painted Skin," a rare Chinese supernatural actioner being put together as a China-Singapore co-production.
Geisha and male competitiveness are put under a comedic microscope to edifying, amusing but diminishing effect in contempo Nipponese comedy "Maiko Haaaan!!!" Underlining the fact most Japanese are as…
Dutch docu "The Birthday" explores a fascinating cultural anomaly -- transsexuality in Iran. Unlike homosexuality and sodomy, transsexuality is not mentioned in the Koran, and so is not prohibited…
Alternately seduced and repelled by its subject, the garish and power-hungry Harlem gangster and '70s cocaine kingpin Nicky Barnes, "Mr. Untouchable" is one seriously confused documentary.
Robert Murphy has been named chief financial officer and exec VP of Participant Prods.
Westwood Village will soon be getting a little greener, as the Los Angeles Film Festival has announced its plans for Live Earth Day, which will take place Sunday.
National Lampoon has acquired worldwide rights to Adam Rifkin's caveman comedy "Homo Erectus" and set a theatrical release for September.
"Black Water Transit," a crime drama once in development for Bruce Willis at Revolution, begins lensing this week with a new cast of characters.
Joel Silver's Dark Castle Entertainment genre label has inked a multiyear pact with Warner Premiere to produce two or three films a year directly for DVD, beginning with sequel "Return to House on…
Universal Pictures and Strike Entertainment have set Frank Miller to adapt the Raymond Chandler novella "Trouble Is My Business" as a star vehicle for Clive Owen.