Netflix Japan has greenlighted a new drama series produced by veteran TV comedian and host Sanma Akashiya. The currently untitled series has backing from talent agency Yoshimoto Kogyo and…
Sony said Tuesday that it will deliver higher operating profits, but lower net profits in the current financial year. Forecasts for its movies division were unchanged. The company was making its…
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TOKYO — Game maker Nintendo plans to make films and other content from its line-up of game characters, president Tatsumi Kimishima has revealed in an exclusive interview with the Asashi Shimbun…
Disney’s “Zootopia,” which had finished second in the previous two weekend box office rankings, finally grabbed the top spot for the May 7-8 frame. The film earned $3.57 million on 288,000…
"Captain America: Civil War," opened at number three in Japan. Toho's "Detective Conan: The Darkest Nightmare" led the 'Golden Week' chart.
Lee Han's "A Melody to Remember" scooped the audience award at the 18th edition of the Far East Film Festival, which unspooled April 22-30 in Udine, Italy.
"Detective Conan: The Darkest Nightmare" won its second weekend at the Japanese box office, beating "Zootopia."
New installments of two long-running animation series topped the Japanese box office at the weekend, while "Spotlight" debuted at number seven.
Toho's action comedy "Assassination Classroom: Graduation" won its third straight weekend at the Japanese box office ahead of "Doraemon" and "Batman v Superman."
Streaming platform Crunchyroll and Japanese publishing conglomerate Kadokawa are partnering to distribute Kadokawa anime titles.