Japanese animation, "Yo-Kai Watch the Movie 2: King Enma and the 5 Stories, Nyan!," opened bigger than "Star Wars" in admissions terms
Orange," a teen fantasy drama about a high school girl who receives a letter from her future self, topped the Japanese box office
Kadokawa and NBCUniversal Japan are partnering to make "Sadako versus Kayako," a film with the vengeful female ghosts of two J-Horror series
Japanese studio Toho is determined that its upcoming Godzilla film is bigger than the next Hollywood remake of its iconic monster property.
"Spectre" opened atop the Japanese box office, bowing on 591 screens with Sony disti.ting,
Former Warner Japan head William Ireton to receive "Golden Gross" Special Recognition Award from the Japan Association of Theatre Owners
"The Little Prince" topped the Japanese box office in its second weekend on release, rising from the number three spot.
"Tharlo," a drama about a shepherd's encounter with the big city and love, was awarded the Grand Prize at Tokyo Filmex.
TOKYO — Setsuko Hara, the muse of Yasujiro Ozu as well as other directors of Japanese cinema's 1950s and ’60s Golden Age, died on September 5 of pneumonia in a hospital in Kanagawa Prefecture…
"Raintree Country" won the three-day holiday weekend, Nov. 21-23, at the Japanese box office. "Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt 2" opened in a lowly ninth place.
"Mozu," a cop actioner based on a hit TV series co-produced by Wowow and TBS, won its second-straight weekend at the Japanese box office.