Japan’s Nippon Television Network Corp. has set up a Singapore subsidiary that will help it expand operations in Asia. The unit will be Nippon TV’s third overseas division after offshoots in New York and Amsterdam that were both established more than 20 years ago. It will be headed by Hidetoshi Hiramatsu, currently MD of international
In the wake of overwhelmingly negative reviews, Momentum flopped hard in the UK, making a mere £46 ($69 USD) during its opening weekend.
The Stephen Campanelli-directed heist film, starring both Morgan Freeman and Quantum of Solace star Olga Kurylenko, had a budget of £20 million and opened across just handful of British theaters. According to The Telegraph, two of the 10 cinemas that screened the movie didn't sell a single ticket.
Momentum is the first film from Campanelli, with Freeman starring in the project as a favor to the new director.