Southern Japanese island Okinawa is being shaped as a pole for Asian regional co-operation.
Walt Disney's "Frozen" has had the biggest opening weekend of the year to date in Japan for a foreign pic.
The Japanese market loves homegrown hand-drawn animation: In 2013, six of the 10 top-earning domestic films were toons, with Hayao Miyazaki's "The Wind Rises," at $120 million, topping the list. And…
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.2M Cumulative:$28.9M Sony / Screen Gems -35.29%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$586,451 Cumulative:$307.9M Disney -24.71%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$506,166 Cumulative:$17.6M Warner Brothers -28.02%
TOKYO — Tezuka Productions, the maker of the pioneering TV cartoon series "Astro Boy" has remade its signature show for the African market. Tezuka has partnered with Nigerian broadcaster Channels TV…
TOKYO -- "The Great Passage," Yuya Ishii's drama about a nerdy editor (Ryuhei Matsuda) who spends decades diligently bringing a dictionary to publication, while quietly romancing his landlady's…
Lisa Takeba's "The Pinkie" was awarded the Grand Prix at the 24th Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival.
Tokyo: As part of its restructuring drive, Sony plans to sell its former HQ and surrounding buildings in Shinagawa, Tokyo according to local press reports. The sale is expected to raise $150 million…
Universal Studios Japan has revealed plans to build new theme parks in Japan and elsewhere in Asia.
The Okinawa International Movie Festival unveiled a bundle of laughs as the line-up for its 6th edition.
TOKYO — Fuji TV will become the first Japanese network to offer its shows on the Internet simultaneously with its regular broadcast 24 hours a day. On March 14 Fuji will launch Fuji TV NEXT Smart…