TOKYO – The latest installment in the "Doraemon" animated series for kids, "Doraemon: Nobita's Space Heroes," bowed atop the Japanese box office for the March 7-8 weekend. Released on 365 screens…
DVD specialist joins expanding list of Japanese indies to go bust
TOKYO — “American Sniper” won its second straight weekend at the Japanese box office, earning $2.43 million on 242,428 admissions for the Feb. 28-March 1 period, while pushing its nine-day total over…
TOKYO — Takashi Yamazaki's controversial World War II kamikaze drama "The Eternal Zero" swept eight Japan Academy prizes at the 38th awards ceremony, held at a Tokyo hotel Friday evening. Based on a…
Kazuo Hirai adds detail to recently announced mid-term strategy.
TOKYO — “American Sniper” topped the Japanese box office for the weekend of Feb. 21-22 with an estimated $2.8 million on 250,000 admissions from 333 screens. Grabbing a 48% share of earnings among…
TOKYO –”Make Room,” a comedy based on director Kei Morikawa’s experiences in the porn industry, won the Grand Prix in the Fantastic Off-Theater Competition of the Yubari International Fantastic Film…
TOKYO — Imagica Robot Holdings, which operates one of Japan's largest post-production houses, has teamed with trading house Sumitomo and the Cool Japan Fund, to buy LA-based post-production firm SDI…
The Okinawa International Movie Festival is to become the All The Islands Okinawa Festival.
Three year plan sees further restructuring, business units split off
"Big Hero 6" toppled after six weeks on top