TITLE

Second helping of Asian classics

AUTHOR(S)
Coonan, Clifford; McClintock, Pamela
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/6/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 46, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the come back of more classic Asian stories to the big-screen in the United States via The Weinstein Co (TWC). The company is in final talks to sign a three-picture deal with Ziyi Zhang. The deal includes a live-action version of "Mulan" and a remake of Akira Kukrosawa's 1954 picture "The Seven Samurai." The deal fortifies TWC's relationship with the Asian motion picture industry.
ACCESSION #
21096281

 

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