Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Film director Lee Hsing (李行), architecture professor Lee Chien-lang (李乾朗) and writer Chung Chao-cheng (鍾肇政) are the winners of the 35th National Cultural Award, the Ministry of Culture announced Monday.
Monday, January 4, 2016
--"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" marched confidently into the new year, raking in an additional US$88.3 million over the New Year's weekend and topping the U.S. box office for a third week, according to studio estimates Sunday.
Matt Damon launched a bold new phase of Oscar campaigning for his "The Martian" director on Saturday, telling a crowd that Ridley Scott has "given more than enough to cinema" over his career to deserve an Academy Award.
Thursday, December 31, 2015
Larger-than-life French actor Gerard Depardieu is to play Soviet dictator Josef Stalin in a forthcoming movie, his press representative said Tuesday.
The heirs to a New Hampshire teacher who wrote a poem about a "soft kitty" say TV's "The Big Bang Theory" is violating their copyrights.
It's been a record-breaking, US$11 billion year at the movies.
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
The latest "Star Wars" movie broke the US$1 billion mark before fans in China could see it, but producers anticipate "The Force Awakens" will play "very very well" in the world's second-biggest film market.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
The new "Star Wars" has become the fastest movie to pass the US$1 billion mark in global box office sales, Disney said Sunday, as fans of the space epic pack theaters around the world.
Monday, December 28, 2015
The latest "Star Wars" film has smashed yet another box office record, raking in US$49.3 million on Christmas Day in North America -- the highest total ever on the holiday, industry figures showed Saturday.