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  • Reel China: Director John Woo to lead Beijing film festival jury

    Reel China: Director John Woo to lead Beijing film festival jury
    BEIJING -- Director-producer John Woo will head up the jury at the fourth annual Beijing International Film Festival, which kicks off April 16, organizers said. Woo, 67, is the Hong Kong helmer of films including "Mission: Impossible II," "A Better...
  • 'Grandmaster,' Tony Leung Hailed at HK Awards Nominations

    Fight films "The Grandmaster" and "Unbeatable" are the titles to beat after the pair secured the most nominations for the Hong Kong Film Awards. The Wong Kar-wai-directed "Grandmaster," which was the opening film of last year's Berlin festival, picked up...
  • Oscar Picks: Variety Critics on Who Should Win Best Actor/Actress

    BEST ACTRESS JUSTIN CHANG: Scott, I know it will come as little surprise to you that when Peter Debruge and I sat down to discuss this year's Oscar nominees for best supporting actor and supporting actress, we spent almost as much time talking about the...
  • 'Grandmaster' Wong Kar-wai Claims HK Director Award

    HONG KONG - "The Grandmaster" was Wednesday named as best film by the Hong Kong Film Directors Guild. Its director Wong Kar-wai won the best director prize. "Grandmaster" stars Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Zhang Ziyi were named as best actor and actress....
  • Variety Critics Pick Their Oscar Nominees

    Film critics, we're often told, don't vote for the Oscars -- but if they did, here's what at least three of their nomination ballots might look like. We listed our top five choices for best director, actor/actress, supporting actor/actress, original/...
  • Int'l Star You Should Know: Chang Chen

    CLAIM TO FAME Westerners know the intense and charismatic Chang Chen for his portrayal of Dark Cloud, the brigand who captures the heart of Zhang Ziyi in "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," but he's also starred in films by Wong Kar Wai, Hou Hsiao-hsien and...
  • 'Like Father, Like Son' Wins Asia Pacific Festival Awards

    HONG KONG - Japanese film "Like Father Like Son" was named as the best film at the Asia Pacific Film Festival awards ceremony in Macau. The picture, about the families of two boys who were swapped at birth, also won best director for Kore' eda Hirokazu....
  • Justin Chang's Top 10 Films of 2013

    If James Franco's "Look at my shee-yit!" scene in "Spring Breakers" was one of 2013′s funniest movie moments, it was also perhaps the most emblematic of a year that, as many others have pointed out, was all but overrun by spectacles of consumerist...
  • Palestine's 'Omar' Claims APSA Awards Win

    HONG KONG - "Omar," Hany Abu-Asad's powerful drama about violence, was named as the best feature film at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. The film, about a young baker whose loyalty to family and country are complicated by his love for a student,...
  • Inside the L.A. Film Critics' Vote: 'Gravity,' 'Her' and the Ties That Bind

    The Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. has seen more than a few tie victories in recent years: The very first time I voted, in 2006, there was a lead-actor split between Forest Whitaker and Sacha Baron Cohen. In 2010, we awarded best director to David Fincher...
  • China studio boss likes Hollywood writers, wants film-rating system

    China studio boss likes Hollywood writers, wants film-rating system
    China’s box office through the first three quarters was up 35% from last year, with contemporary-themed Chinese films drawing particularly large audiences. Yu Dong, chief executive of Nasdaq-listed Chinese movie studio and distributor Bona Film...
  • 'Breaking Bad' a pitch-black statement about American enterprise

     'Breaking Bad' a pitch-black statement about American enterprise
    Breaking Bad: The Complete Series Sony Blu-ray, $299.99 Breaking Bad: The Final Season Sony, $55.99; Blu-ray, $65.99 When the series debuted on AMC in January 2008, it didn't draw much notice or many viewers, but by the time the series finale...