Guardians of the Galaxy: We know that an orb plays an important role in Guardians of the Galaxy; we can tell by the way that Star-Lord (Chris Pratt) is staring at it in a new photo. We also have a beguiling new look at the very colorful Nebula (Karen Gillan); the movie opens in theaters on August 1. [Facebook]… Continue reading Movie News: New 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Photos; "Gigantic" Harrison Ford Role for 'Star Wars 7;' 'Godzilla' Asian Trailer
Word out of China is that Tang Wei is the current top choice to play the second Bond girl in the upcoming 23rd James Bond movie, to be directed by Sam Mendes. Wei, who starred in films like Lust, Caution and Wu Xia, heads up a list that also includes actresses like Fan Bingbing, Li Bingbing, Shu Qi and Josie Ho. French actress Berenice Marlohe… Continue reading The Other Bond Girl will Be Asian and Tang Wei is the Current Frontrunner
Asian Film Monthly is a movies.com column that rounds up recent notable theatrical releases in Asian countries to see what’s hot and what might be coming to the US.
According to the Weinstein Co., Americans will only attend Asian movies if they contain one of the following words: legend, fight, or dragon. Thus, Drunken Master 2 became The Legend of the Drunken Master, Fong Sai Yuk
Fourteen captains rode around the arena in cycle-rickshaws and breathtaking laser shows simulated the experience of the 22-yard pitch as the cricket World Cup got off to a rousing start here Thursday evening, showcasing the diverse cultures of the three South Asian neighbours co-hosting the mega event. Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina declared the tournament [...] Continue reading World Cup opener showcases South Asian culture
India”s tennis ace Somdev Devvarman on Tuesday defeated Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-1, 6-2 to clinch India”s seventh gold at the Asian Games. This was India”s first ever gold medal in men”s singles tennis event at Asian Games. Somdev had also won the double”s gold pairing with Sanam Singh on Monday. Continue reading Asian Games: Somdev Devvarman wins seventh gold for India