Hamana Kazuya has been appointed head of local film production at Warner Entertainment Japan
TOKYO – Troubled Japanese giant Sony announced both a boost in third-quarter net profit and a brighter forecast for the full year 2014-15 earnings. For the quarter from October to December the…
Story is based on a long-running Ken Wakui comic set in Tokyo's biggest red-light district.
TOKYO – The latest feature installment in the long-running "Dragon Ball" action anime series will be the first Japanese film to theatrically bow in the 3D IMAX format. Titled "Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu…
Cutback will be in addition to 1,000 job losses, primarily in China, announced in October.
TOKYO – Total Japanese box office earnings in 2014, were the third highest this century. According to figures released on Tuesday by the Motion Picture Producers Association of Japan (Eiren)…
TOKYO — Nippon Animation, one of the oldest animation studios in Japan, is partnering with Shirogumi, the effects house responsible for last year's animated smash "Stand By Me Doraemon," to make…
IT and accounting functions were damaged in the cyber attack
Sony plans to cut 1,500 jobs in various divisions in Japan before March
"Big Hero 6" won its third weekend in a row at the Japanese cinema box office.
Angelina Jolie's WWII drama "Unbroken" opened near the top of the U.S. box office, earning $47.3 million from its Christmas Day bow through its first weekend. In Japan, however, the pic is not…