TOKYO — As part of its campaign to raise cash and finally bring its balance sheet back into the black, Sony has sold Sony City Osaki, its 25-storey office building in central Tokyo, for $1.2 billion…
In Japan, there's always been a strict divide between film directors and their TV compatriots.
TV Tokyo has picked up broadcast rights to "Monsuno," an original animated series targeting boys, which toymaker Jakks Pacific is producing with the U.S. arm of Japanese ad giant Dentsu and…
Winners of College Television Awards always hope that the kudo will be their ticket to a career in showbiz. That wish came true -- and then some -- for tyro helmer Julian Higgins.
Can 3D TV content move beyond the gee-whiz factor and engage auds with ongoing stories as well as snazzy effects? Japanese network Fuji TV, in partnership with Sony and Sony PCL, aim to prove it can…
It was not exactly an easy sell: a TV movie about a woman who has autism, and, oh by the way, she designs slaughterhouses.
TV Tokyo, the smallest of Japan's five networks, has inked a deal with Stockholm-based worldwide format distributor Sparks Network, the net announced Thursday.
It drew a television audience of millions and a lively cheering audience of several thousand. No, this wasn't the final of "American Idol" or its local equivalent. It was the crowning of the Arab…
CNBC Asia Pacific and GE Equity are taking a joint financial stake in TV Tokyo. Move reps the first time an American network has invested in a major Japanese broadcaster.
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Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar