‘13 Reasons Why’ Fuels Increase in Calls to Suicide Helplines in Australia

Mental health advocacy groups like Headspace have criticized the Netflix series which they believe "exposes viewers to risky suicide content."read more

How ‘Moonlight’ Altered NYC’s Indie Scene

With its Oscar triumph, A24 is leading the next gen of distributors facing off against such established players as The Weinstein Co. and Sony Classics.read more

Imax Strikes New 40-Theater Deal in China

Omnijoi is acquiring more giant screens to show Chinese films like 'Journey to the West' alongside Hollywood titles in its multiplexes.read more

China Sets Release Dates for ‘Pirates 5,’ ‘Transformers 5,’ ‘Wonder Woman,’ More

According to an official release calendar seen by THR, many of the studio's biggest tentpoles will open in China day and date with North America throughout May and June....

TV Upfronts Preview: Less Glitz and More Metrics

"Just tell me how the shows are performing," says one ad buyer as the May upfronts approach with networks down double digits and flashy series reveals shifting to data...

Hollywood Is Losing the Battle Against Online Trolls

So-called "downvoting" is haunting movie marketers, but new Armenian genocide film 'The Promise' is trying to "fight fire with fire."read more

MPAA Chief Chris Dodd: Fortunes of China, U.S. Film Markets Are “Inextricably Linked”

At the Beijing film festival, the former sentator subtly made the case for more market access for American movies in China, while predicting that the Chinese box office will...

Jackie Chan Launches Kids Animation Show, With Feature Film to Follow

'All New Jackie Chan Adventures' cost an estimated $6 million to produce and is set to roll out on over 200 TV channels across China, with an international launch...

China Box Office: ‘The Fate of the Furious’ Races Into Record Books With $190M...

China played a huge role in the movie's record-breaking international launch of $432.2 million and global start of $532.2 million.read more

Film Starring ‘American Idol’ Contestant Who Says She Was Mocked by Judges Gets Release...

'Because of Gracia,' which stars former singing show contestant Moriah Peters, will be distributed by ArtAffects Entertainment, best known for helping to distribute 'The Passion of the Christ.'read more

‘The Promise’: Can Armenian Genocide Drama Bring Charity Success?

The $100 million, independently-produced movie, starring Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac, was backed in full by the late billionaire businessman Kirk Kerkorian.read more

TV News Poll: Bill O’Reilly Nets Highest “Very Unfavorable” Rating, Anderson Cooper Gets Post-Election...

A THR and National Research Group survey reveals how Trump supporters and Clinton supporters view "fake news," top broadcasters and political personalities differently.read more

Beijing Festival Says Lack of Korean Films “Not a Political Decision”

"The collection of films is oriented to the whole world, without preference for any particular countries," says a member of the organizing committee.read more

China Box Office: ‘The Fate of the Furious’ Smashes Single-Day Record

The $390 million all-time Hollywood record in China for 'Furious 7' could be within striking distance. read more

Why One European Company Is Launching Seven Channels in Russia

SPI International has struck a deal with Russian distributor Orion for several channels, including FilmBox and FilmBox Arthouse, which will feature Western movies.read more