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Stuntman Dies After Explosion on ‘Expendables 2’ Set

According to a local media report, the death followed another accident that was caused by an explosion on the set of the Lionsgate sequel.

Logan Lerman Looks Lost In Translation During Korean TV Interview (Video)

Was Logan Lerman channeling Bill Murray's Lost in Translation character Bob Harris during a recent Korean TV interview?

NBA Stars to Take Show on the Road During Lockout (Report)

Looking to make the most of a player lockout and as negotiations continue to save the NBA season, the league's top players may be taking its show on the road, with about 15 star players coming together for a four-stop world tour, ESPN reported Thursday.

Murdochs’ Relationship Deteriorating After Phone Hacking Scandal (Report)

Rupert allegedly told his son James, “You're coming back to New York, or you're out.”

Busan International Film Festival Wraps with New Currents, Flash Forward Awards

The Busan International Film Festival closed Thursday morning with the Morteza Farshbag of Iran's Mourning and Loy Arcenas's Niño sharing the top prize in the New Currents competition.

New Look Busan Film Festival Draws to a Close

The Busan International Film Festival drew to a close on Thursday, with the 2011 edition featuring numerous firsts, but leaving question marks about the festival’s direction going forward.

‘The Lady’s’ Michelle Yeoh Rejoices Over Release of Dissident Zarganar

Actress Michelle Yeoh and director Luc Besson hailed news of the release of Burmese comic Zarganar, calling it "joyful news," as the pair discussed the Aung San Suu Kyi biopic "The Lady" on Wednesday.

Asia Pacific Films Launches Pay-Per-View Site

A new pay-per-view site will offer fans of Asian cinema the chance to watch a curated collection of films from China, Hawaii, India, Indonesia, Iran, Korea and Singapore, Asia Pacific Films announced Wednesdsay.

‘Inseparable’ Culture Clash Story Stars Kevin Spacey

Normally, answering the question “where are you from” is not difficult. But for Beijing-based director Dayyan Eng, well, it’s not so simple.

Lin Pins Hopes on ‘Starry Night’

If this year’s New Currents competition has a name, that name is Tom Shu-yu Lin.

Deal Makers Bullish on Market Eve

BIFF gets down to business Monday morning, with the opening of the four annual industry events held alongside the festival.d

‘Wu Xia’ Director Down on Regional Cinema

Wu Xia director Peter Chan Ho-sun painted a bleak picture for the future of regional cinema on Sunday, stating that there are few opportunities available for films to export to other language markets and that only blockbusters were viable for cinema markets like China.