| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:30 AM
BUSAN - Ryan Coogler's "Fruitvale Station," Roman Polanski's "Venus in Fur" and Haifaa Al-Mansour's "Wadjda" from Saudi Arabia are among the overseas titles that pepper the line-up of Taiwan's Golden Horse Festival (Nov. 8-28, 2013).
The bulk of the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
HONG KONG -- "American Dreams In China" and its director Peter Chan Ho-sun were the big winners at China's Golden Rooster Awards held in Wuhan this weekend.
The picture, which was already one of the year's top grossing Chinese films, was named as best...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In the past few years, Westerners have exulted in the country's box office boom, which included hefty grosses for major-studio films such as "Iron Man 3," "Pacific Rim" and "The Croods." With the liberalization of access to the market and a greater...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
HONG KONG - Documentary "A Rolling Stone" beat the feature film contenders and was named the overall winner Saturday of the Taipei Film Awards.
'Stone" also won the best documentary prize, while "Soul" claimed the best narrative feature award.
| May 18, 2013
| 8:30 PM
An aspirational drama about how three deadbeat college chums built a business empire by teaching English, Peter Chan Ho-sun's "American Dreams in China" is attractively packaged and moderately enjoyable, but nonetheless comes across as ersatz and...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Lake-effect snow warnings and advisories remain in effect around West Michigan.
An extended period of lake-effect snow could bring a foot or more of accumulation to parts of Southwest Lower Michigan before things slowly taper off on Saturday afternoon....
| Dec 24, 2010
| 6:29 AM
Accumulating snow will stay west and south of Lower Michigan overnight into early Christmas Day. Snow or a mix of precipitation will fall across portions of Iowa and Missouri into southwest Wisconsin and Illinois overnight into Friday. The wintry...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 7:28 PM
It's hard to remember the last time West Michigan went this far into December without a sizable snowfall.
After some digging, it turns out that about a decade has gone by since the region has had a similar start to 2011’s winter.
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:42 PM
A couple of clipper-type low pressure systems will bring light snow and rain to West Michigan through Friday. The first one will continue to move out of the region Thursday evening without much additional precipitation. Temperatures Thursday night...
| Dec 30, 2011
Viewers of FOX 17 Morning News know that it isn't your typical morning newscast. In the weather department, we try to be a little different by providing a daily haiku related to the forecast or something else going on around West Michigan.
In 2011, I...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 8:34 PM
Unusually sunny and mild January weather will soon give way to more snow, wind, and cold by the end of this week.
After a string of sunny days with temperatures in the 40s, the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for a large portion...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:19 PM
Periods of snow will make travel difficult across West Michigan as colder, Canadian air combines with plenty of upper level energy to produce a strong low pressure system with locally heavy lake-enhanced snow overnight into Friday. Look for road...