China Box Office: ‘Wolf Warrior 2’ Wins Third Weekend, Marches Towards $700M

'The Adventurers,' a jewelry heist flick from Warner Bros' Chinese joint venture Flagship Entertainment, opened in third place with a healthy $22.4 million.read more

India Replaces Controversial Censor Board Chief

Pahlaj Nihalani had whipped up many controversies, which affected both Indian and Hollywood films such as ‘Spectre’ and ‘Fifty Shades of Grey.’read more

WWE Network to Launch in China

Vince McMahon's pro wrestling organization signed a deal with PPTV to offer a subscription video-on-demand service including all live pay-per-view events. read more

Busan Film Festival Bosses to Resign After This Year’s Edition

Staff has criticized chairman Kim Dong-ho and festival director Kang Soo-yeon.read more

Haruo Nakajima, Original ‘Godzilla’ Actor, Dies at 88 (Report)

He wore the iconic monster suit for 12 films from 154 to 1972, as well as appearing in Akira Kurosawa classics at Toho. read more

Al Jazeera Facing Ban in Israel

The Israeli communications minister announced that press cards for reporters would be revoked, cable and satellite transmissions would be shut down and its Jerusalem offices closed.read more

Indian Industry to get Film Preservation Tips from U.S. Academy

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will participate in India's film preservation workshop for the first time, joining the likes of Martin Scorsese-backed Film Foundation's World Cinema...

Netflix Orders Two Indian Originals, One Written by ‘Quantico’ Scribe

'Again' is a female detective series, penned by Marisha Mukerjee, while 'Selection Day' revolves around cricket and corruption.read more

South Korean Director Kim Ki-duk Sued for Alleged Violence on Set, Adding Unscripted Sex...

The Venice Golden Lion-winning filmmaker has been accused of assaulting an actress during the production of his controversial 2013 incest drama 'Moebius.'read more

NBA Exile Stephon Marbury on His China Success: “It’s Beyond High Honors”

The former NBA player, who's moving on to movie stardom, became the first Western celebrity to receive a green card, making him a permanent Chinese resident.read more

Arclight Films Launches Development Arm to Fuel More Chinese-Australian Co-Productions

The new development arm of the US-Australian production and distribution company aims to build on its films like 'Bait 3D' and the upcoming ‘Guardians Of The Tomb’. read more

Amazon Inks Exclusive Worldwide Streaming Deal With Bollywood Star Salman Khan

The video giant’s deal with the star’s banner follows a similar deal rival Netflix has with top star Shah Rukh Khan’s banner.read more

China Box Office Roars Back to Life as ‘Wolf Warrior 2’ Makes Massive $130M...

'Captain America' directors Joe and Anthony Russo consulted on the action film, which handily outperformed a propaganda film during the summer season when China blocks international competition from the...

‘Dunkirk’ Sparks Debate in India Over Failure to Show Soldiers From the Country

While Christopher Nolan's film has received critical acclaim in India, some media reports have questioned why the film has ignored the "significant contribution" of Indian soldiers in Dunkirk.read more

Chinese Cinemas Ordered to Give Heavy Play to State Propaganda Film

Beijing regulators have ordered cinemas to give 45 percent screen share to the Friday opening of a lavish propaganda film celebrating the People’s Liberation Army. read more