TOKYO - "Big Hero 6," or "Baymax" as it is known locally, had the second-highest opening weekend ever in the Japanese market for a Disney animation, after this year's number one smash "Frozen." For…
Cyber attack on Sony has largely been treated as an American problem
The third "Hobbit" instalment opens in third spot
Chris and Paul Weitz have come aboard a remake of Japanese horror "Birthright."
Industry fears totalitarianism and nationalism as new law gives government ability to classify much as secret
TOKYO — Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan today confirmed that the James Franco and Seth Rogen comedy "The Interview" will not be released in Japan. A spokesman declined to detail the reasons for the…
"Parasyte," the first of a two-parter about a teenage boy's struggle to survive an invasion of alien parasites, bowed atop the Japanese box office for the weekend of Nov. 29-30.
TOKYO - Bunta Sugawara, who rose to fame in the 1970s playing wild-at-heart gangsters on the mean streets of post-war Japan, died on Friday at age 81 of liver cancer in a Tokyo hospital, the Toei…
Satomi Ishihara, Yoko Maki and Takao Osawa will star in the new Takashi Miike film "The Lion Who Stands in the Wind," a drama about a Japanese doctor working in Kenya.
Japan is the last territory to open for the time and space travel epic.