After a disaster-plagued 2011, the Japanese B.O. rebounded in 2012, gaining 7.7% to $2.14 billion on 155 million admissions, according to figures compiled by the Motion Pictures Producers Association…
TOKYO -- Hollywood toon house Illumination Entertainment and Fuji TV, one of Japan's major networks, have announced a strategic partnership.
The Fuji TV network will release its biggest hit from last year, cop thriller "Bayside Shakedown 3," simultaneously on DVD and as a download on iTunes on Feb. 2.
Fox Japan and the Fuji TV network have announced the details of their joint Japanese remake of the hit 2004 Alexander Payne drama "Sideways."
The sea epic "Umizaru 2: The Test of Trust" cruised past the $40 million mark on its 23rd day on release, while scoring 3.35 million admissions. It is now on track to become the…
One place where "Battle Royale II: Requiem" is not likely to unspool is Dubya's White House screening room. A part poetic, part action-filled bulletfest in which the "terrorists" are the good guys…
Zapped by a prolonged heat wave in Europe, the generally soft summer season overseas delivered a few hits which clicked better than in the U.S., as well as some disappointments.
As the summer holidays wind down in Europe, audiences rediscovered the moviegoing habit last week, gravitating to "Pirates of the Caribbean" and the "American Pie" and "Lara Croft" sequels.