TOKYO – This year's Tokyo International Film Festival will be held over ten days in October, an expansion from its previous nine day format. The festival is in expansive mood after recording 224,000…
Yusuke Okada claims his prize ceremony is the cleanest in Japan.
Trio of animated films in top five, "Taken 3" opens in fifth spot.
Disney's "Big Hero 6" climbed atop the Japanese box office for the peak New Year's holiday period.
TOKYO – "Big Hero 6," or "Baymax" as it is known locally, had the second-highest opening weekend ever in the Japanese market for a Disney animation, after this year's number one smash "Frozen." For…
Cyber attack on Sony has largely been treated as an American problem
TOKYO – Leading Japanese pay broadcaster Wowow is partnering with Sundance Productions to produce "Isabella Rossellini's Green Porno Live." The film records Rossellini's eco-themed stage show…
The third "Hobbit" instalment opens in third spot
Chris and Paul Weitz have come aboard a remake of Japanese horror "Birthright."
Industry fears totalitarianism and nationalism as new law gives government ability to classify much as secret
TOKYO — Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan today confirmed that the James Franco and Seth Rogen comedy "The Interview" will not be released in Japan. A spokesman declined to detail the reasons for the…