Monday, August 25, 2014
Hollywood greats Al Pacino, Ethan Hawke and Jennifer Aniston are set to dazzle this year's Venice film festival, which opens Wednesday with tales of war and the economic crisis offset by beach parties and gondola jaunts.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
A Chinese independent film festival was closed by authorities on its opening day, organizers said Saturday, the latest sign that free expression is being increasingly targeted in the tightly controlled country.
Television is increasingly opening its doors to Hollywood stars, as Monday's Emmy Awards will attest, but TV royalty still struggle to make the transition to the silver screen.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
As American TV viewers await the Emmy Awards honoring last year's programs, the new season opened this summer and it is rich in stars, horror and mystery.
After being clonked over the head in 1944's “Murder, My Sweet,” Raymond Chandler's immortal private eye Philip Marlowe wryly narrated the experience of being knocked out: “A black pool opened up at my feet. I jumped in.”
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Director Luc Besson yesterday praised the Taiwanese cast and crew members who contributed to his action thriller “Lucy,” saying everyone worked together like a cohesive football team when the film was shot in Taipei last year.
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014
A movie based on the true story of a Taiwanese Air Force fighter jet pilot and his visually impaired wife will be released in Taiwan in October, the producers said Monday.
Moviegoers continued to shell out for “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” while Sylvester Stallone's action ensemble “The Expendables 3” was easily out-gunned in its weekend debut.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Created as an act of resistance to the siege of the city during the 1992-1995 Bosnian war, the Sarajevo Film Festival opens on Friday to celebrate its 20th anniversary.
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Robin Williams's death has confronted Hollywood once more with the troubles haunting some of its stars, despite the movie industry's efforts to improve mental health support for its employees.