TOKYO — In what was supposed to be one of its friendliest foreign markets, Japan, "Pacific Rim" ended its opening weekend, August 10-11, with a so-so sixth rank on the box office chart…
Sony Corp. headed back to black in the first quarter of the fiscal year, with $35.5 million in net profit, compared with a loss of $250 million. The movie segment was helped by disposal of the music…
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Comments about 'comfort women' have stirred criticism, but veteran Japanese cartoonist Hayao Miyazaki has delivered another hit with "The Wind Rises"
Aiming to emulate Korean content in Asia, six leading Japanese broadcasters are to team with government to promote Japanese TV programming abroad.
pictures dept has sealed a deal with US distrib First Pond Entertainment to theatrically release the cross-cultural comedy "Sake-Bomb" in the US.
Japanese movie giant, Shochiku is to allow smartphones to pay for movie tickets. The move is aimed at attracting younger patrons.
A founding member and unofficial leader of the Japanese pop mega-group Kat-tun, formed in 2001, Kazuya Kamenashi was signed, at the age of 12 by Johnny's Entertainment talent agency in 1998.
TOKYO — Sony prexy Kazuo Hirai told a presser Wednesday that the company's board will "thoroughly discuss" the proposal by Third Point investment fund manager and major Sony stockholder Daniel Loeb…
Sony returned to profit for the first time in five years in fiscal 2012, boosted by a weaker yen plus sales of key real estate and other assets, execs announced Thursday.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Frozen2Daily: $1.7M Cumulative: $140.5M Disney -30.18%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $437,117 Cumulative: $6.8M Relativity Media -25.73%