Tatsumi Kimishima has been appointed to replace the late Satoru Iwata as president of Nintendo, the game maker.
"Unfair: The End," the final installment in a cop thriller series, opened atop the Japanese box office for the weekend of Sept. 5-6.
Masaharu Take's "100 Yen Love," a gritty drama about a female boxer is Japan's nominee for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award.
"Ted 2" jostled with "Jurassic World" at the top of the Japanese box office for the Aug 29-30 weekend.
Dinosaur adventure becomes biggest film of the year in Japan.
"Departures" star Masahiro Motoki will head the cast of hot auteur Miwa Nishikawa's new film "The Long Excuse."
"Jurassic World" won its second straight weekend at the Japanese box office.
"Jurassic World" opened on top of the Japanese box office for the Aug. 8-9 weekend.
Shinji Higuchi's two-part dark fantasy about teens battling human-eating giants, debuted atop the Japanese box office
Six Japanese companies are investing in Anime Consortium Japan, a content joint venture launched by Bandai Namco and the Cool Japan Fund
Robert Zemeckis drama "The Walk," starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as wire-walker Philippe Petit, has been set as the opener of the Tokyo International Film Festival.