Cinema of New Zealand
After watching two editions of the Kung Fu Panda franchise take an estimated 760 million yuan (HK$926.5 million) combined at the domestic box office, China's film industry has decided enough is enough - and sought help.Sunday, 11 September, 2011, 12:00am
Directed by The Lord of the Rings' Peter Jackson, The Lovely Bones (HBO, today at 9pm) is based on the best-selling book by Alice Sebold, and is told from the perspective of Susie Salmon (right; Saoirse Ronan, Atonement), a 14-year-old suburban girl who is raped and murdered by a neighbour on her way home from school.15 May 2011 - 12:00am
After he broke just about every box-office record around the globe, introduced the world to the marketing possibilities of hobbits, elves and dwarves, and waltzed off with a best director Oscar to boot, it would have taken a brave studio executive not to greenlight whatever film Peter Jackson felt like doing next.29 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
Robert Sarkies' new movie, Out of the Blue, has spent the past few months travelling to film festivals around the world, a journey that began at the Toronto event and culminated with its appearance at the Hong Kong International Film Festival this week.6 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
I REFER to the letter from H. Wailes, of Waverley, Australia, headlined, ''BBC right'' (South China Morning Post, May 29).
Might I suggest that if the Aussies are going to claim that films are theirs, they should get their facts straight.
The facts regarding Jane Campion's The Piano are as follows: The film was wholly funded by CIBY2000, a French company.5 Jun 1993 - 12:00am