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  1. South Korean Box Office: Period Action Film 'Kundo' Has Biggest Opening of Year

    10:35 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    The star-studded project earned $23.7 million over the weekend, beating the opening figures for "Transformers 4." READ MORE

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  2. Chinese Film Company Announces Plans for 'Avatar' Rival

    7:46 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    Beijing Chinese Century Media says "Bainiaoyi" will be an epic 3D movie based on ethnic Chinese folklore that will hit screens at the end of 2016. READ MORE

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  3. Box Office: Weekend Global Top 10

    1:49 pm PDT 07/27/2014
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    Sequel "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" tops the worldwide chart for the second weekend in a row; Dwayne Johnson wows in Russia with "Hercules." READ MORE

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  4. Box Office Milestone: 'Transformers 4' First Film to Cross $300M in China

    10:24 am PDT 07/27/2014
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    Through Sunday, Paramount puts the official tally in China at $301 million as the Michael Bay film races toward the $1 billion mark in global ticket sales. READ MORE

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  5. PiFan Fest Closes With Korean Romantic Thriller 'My Ordinary Love Story'

    6:14 pm PDT 07/26/2014
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    Austrian/German film "The Dark Valley" was named Best of Puchon while Norway's "Dead Snow 2: Red vs. Dead" became triple-crown winner. READ MORE

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  6. Croatian Film Fest Marred After Competition Title Is Banned for Copyright Infringement

    2:56 pm PDT 07/26/2014
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    Updated: "Vlog," produced by a professor of Split Film Academy, used music by David Bowie, The Doors and Janis Joplin without permission. READ MORE

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  7. 'Doctor Who' Series 8 Premiere to Hit Select Theaters

    10:14 am PDT 07/26/2014
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    Viewers who do decide to tune in on the big screen on Aug. 23 are being promised unspecified "additional content." READ MORE

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  8. 'Afterlife' ('Utoelet'): Karlovy Vary Review

    4:09 pm PDT 07/25/2014
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    Hungarian veteran actor Laszlo Galffi and newcomer Marton Kristof play a dead father and his mentally unstable son in Virag Zomboracz's unusual debut film. READ MORE

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  9. BSkyB Analysts Discuss European Pay TV Deal, Stock Drops

    7:35 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Most observers say the U.K. pay TV giant will remain in a solid financial position, but one wonders about its flexibility to bid on English soccer league rights. READ MORE

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  10. Working Title to Bring 'Famous Five' to Life With New Film Franchise

    7:23 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    The U.K. production house behind "Les Miserables," "Love Actually" and "Anna Karenina" acquired the theatrical rights to Enid Blyton's series of iconic children's books. READ MORE

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  11. 'Star Wars: Episode VII' to Shoot on Tiny Irish Island

    7:17 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Skellig Michael, off the coast of County Kerry, is lined up to join London's Pinewood Studios and Abu Dhabi as a filming location, authorities say. READ MORE

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  12. 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' Director to Remake Bollywood Hit

    6:13 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Denmark's Niels Arden Oplev will direct "Deity," the English remake of 2012's hit thriller "Kahaani," which will be made by "Grace of Monaco" co-producer YRF Entertainment. READ MORE

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  13. France's Wild Bunch, Germany's Senator to Merge

    6:05 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    The combined entity will be a European independent film distribution and production giant. READ MORE

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  14. Screen Australia Outlines Staffing, Program Cuts

    4:28 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    The federal agency that supports film and television production in Australia was forced to make the cuts after the government pulled a total of $35.7 million out of its budget for the next four years. READ MORE

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  15. New Wave of Croatian Films Heading to Venice, Locarno, Other Fests

    4:02 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Local producers credit a new funding regime and tax incentives with helping to revitalize the film industry. READ MORE

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  16. World Cup Boosts Ratings, but Causes Loss for France's TF1

    3:42 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    The country's largest private television company reported an operating loss because of the cost of the games, though strong ratings staunched overall ad decline in a very weak French market. READ MORE

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  17. BSkyB Adds More TV Subs in Latest Quarter, Posts Lower Full-Year Profit

    2:19 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    The U.K. pay TV giant, in which 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, saw higher revenue offset by higher costs, including for English soccer league rights. READ MORE

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  18. 'Doctor Who' Showrunner: Peter Jackson Will 'Probably' Direct a Future Episode

    2:12 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Steven Moffat confirms that he's discussed the possibility with the director and that bringing him on board is a matter of finding the time after he's finished with the final installment of "The Hobbit." READ MORE

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  19. Chinese Airline Celebrates Launch of Japan Flight With Anime Theme

    1:58 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    Cosplay, video games and music from "Final Fantasy XIV" entertained passengers on Spring Airlines' launch of its Shanghai-to-Osaka route. READ MORE

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  20. Jesse Eisenberg Tells Israeli Audience He Doesn't Feel 'Endangered'

    1:55 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    "Israel is a wonderful country, and it is an unfortunate time, of course, for people living here, but for me this has been a very good week," the actor said during his first-ever visit to Israel. READ MORE

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  21. South Korean Filmmakers Laud Venice Fest Presence, Discuss Lack of Competition Spot

    11:52 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    Film fest regulars Hong Sang-soo, Im Kwon-taek and Kim Ki-duk have been invited to present their new titles, but some are disappointed that Korean films won't be vying for the Golden Lion. READ MORE

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