Taiwanese-born filmmaker Ang Lee predicted Friday that the Chinese film market was about to explode, not only overtaking but dwarfing the American box office in a matter of years.
A selection of several films from the province of Quebec in Canada are being showcased at this year's Kaohsiung Film Festival, giving Taiwanese audiences an opportunity to learn more about the diverse cultures shown in the movies.
The Hollywood studio that made the latest "Transformers" blockbuster must pay a Chinese scenic area more than two million yuan (US$300,000) because it failed to include the park's logo, state media reported.
By a twist of fate, there are two infernos you can submerge yourself in this weekend. You can either take the Dan Brown audio tour of Florence and Dante's Divine Comedy in Ron Howard's adaptation of the author's "Inferno."
Olivier Award-winning British theater director Howard Davies, who had hits in London and Broadway directing Kathleen Turner in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," Lindsay Duncan in "Private Lives," and Kevin Spacey in both "A Moon for the Misbegotten" and "The Iceman Cometh," has died. He was 71.
President Barack Obama entertained Jimmy Kimmel's audience with some of the mean tweets sent his way, beginning with one sent by Donald Trump in August when he said "President Obama will go down as perhaps the worst president in the history of the United States."
Tyler Perry bested Tom Cruise at the box office this weekend.
A Palestinian film organization has launched a new cinema award in an attempt to stimulate the local filmmaking industry and promote cinema culture in the Palestinian territories.
They have heard the stories of floating orbs and disembodied voices, and officials at the University of Connecticut say they really shouldn't have to tell people that the abandoned mental institution the school owns is not actually haunted.
From left, actors Ralph Fiennes, Kristin Scott Thomas and Juliette Binoche take selfies as they arrive for the screening of "The English Patient" in Rome, Saturday, Oct. 22.