Famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is back at work on a new feature film, ending a 2-1/2-year filmmaking hiatus after his last movie, "Princess Mononoke," broke the local box office record for a…
HOLLYWOOD - No issue has dominated Hollywood this year quite as much as the fear that its very patrimony -- the movie and TV production that pays the bills and makes the stars -- is fleeing to places…
After striking out in its attempt to foist an English-dubbed version of "Life Is Beautiful" on the American public, Miramax will find a friendlier welcome for its re-voiced "Princess Mononoke." Hayao…
WAY BACK IN THE FALL OF 1974, after eight years on Wall Street as a portfolio manager and investment analyst of several industries, entertainment prominently among them, I was hired by Warner…
The 15th anniversary of Japanese animation company Studio Ghibli, producer of Japan's all-time top grosser "Princess Mononoke," will be celebrated by the UCLA Film and Television Archive with a…
The record-setting Japanese animated feature "Princess Mononoke" is still clicking with Japanese auds, as its television debut on Jan. 22 scored ratings that had not been seen for 15 years.
Japan's all-time box office champ "Princess Mononoke" won the Japanese Academy Award for best picture of 1997, becoming the first animated film to get the nod.
Japan's all-time box office champ, "Princess Mononoke," is a rich cartoon fable of bygone gods locking horns with man and with industry, which threatens to unbalance the forces of nature.
Three movies released this year topped the list of the most popular products handled by Japanese advertising giant Dentsu Inc.
Dolby Labs' Dolby Digital multichannel audio format continued its victorious march around the globe Tuesday with the announcement that the format had won endorsement as the mandatory audio format for…
Fox's reissue of the "Star Wars" trilogy has taken the eponymous first pic in the series to the top slot on Daily Variety's all-time rental champs.