After a gap of nearly two decades, Yamada Yoji is finally returning to comedy, the genre that made him famous.
"Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends," the third and final film in a trilogy about a reformed samurai assassin in post-feudal-era Japan, won its second weekend with $3.84 million.
Two new movies by sci-fi auteur Mamoru Oshi will unspool at the Tokyo festival
TOKYO — “Rurouni Kenshin: The Legend Ends,” the second installment of a two-parter about a reformed sword-wielding assassin in post-feudal-era Japan, opened at number one with $8.6 million on 718,000…
Chinese-born star had a life that was as dramatic as many of her movies
Scarlett Johansson-starrer "Lucy" debuts in third spot
"Godzilla" still playing in seventh week
TOKYO - Yasushi Shiina, new head of the Tokyo International Film Festival, has unveiled a seven-year initiative to promote Asian films and nurture Asian film professionals. Festival officials…
TOKYO — In its 7th week on release in Japan, “Maleficent” has crossed the JPY 6 billion ($58 million) box office landmark, the first live action foreign film to achieve this milestone in three years…
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