Ticket sales in Japan edged up fractionally in 2013, but total box office edged down by a whisker.
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…
Year's int'l box office sets record China China was clearly the international market of the year in 2012, overtaking Japan for the first time to become the No. 1 grossing foreign territory. Its…
Japan's box office for 2007 edged down 2.2% year-on-year to 198.4 billion yen ($1.9 billion), according to figures from the Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan (Eiren).
Twenty-four companies and orgs repping Japanese copyrights holders, including the Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan (Eiren), Thursday urged YouTube Japan to weed out rights violators.
The Motion Picture Producers Assn. of Japan (Eiren) has selected "Hula Girls" as its nomination for foreign-language Oscar.