Legendary director Martin Scorsese credited Taiwan as an integral part and character in his epic historical drama "Silence" at a press conference for the movie on Friday.
Ten years after the watershed environmental documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" debuted, climate change is as dire as ever and yet the solutions are right in front of us, say directors Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk, whose film "An Inconvenient Sequel" kicks off the Sundance Film Festival on Thursday.
Stop me if this sounds familiar: A Disney animation film about a bright and spirited young woman who feels stifled by outmoded expectations and dreams of exploring beyond the confines of her home. It's the premise of "Moana," but it's also that of "The Little Mermaid," "Beauty and the Beast," "Mulan," "Brave" and scores of other animated films about teenage girls.
Whether muse or friend or both, actors and directors choosing to work together again is a tale as old as cinema.
Living Taiwanese entertainment legend Chu Ke-Liang (豬哥亮) is back on the big screen this Lunar New Year, teaming up again with director Huang Chao-liang (黃朝亮) for "Hanky Panky" (大釣哥), which comes on the heels of their previous collaboration, 2015's "The Wonderful Wedding" (大囍臨門).
"Will & Grace" is making a comeback.
The organization that ensures animal safety in film and television productions said Wednesday it is investigating whether a frightened dog was forced into churning water during the making of "A Dog's Purpose."
Tony Award-winner James Monroe Iglehart is trading in his genie bottle for a place in American history onstage.
"Hidden Figures," the uplifting film about African-American mathematicians at NASA during the 1960s space race, led the North American box office for the second straight week, selling $27.5 million in tickets over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, according to final studio figures Tuesday.
Hong Kong actor Andy Lau has been injured while working in Thailand.