Top Japanese filmmakers Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi will team up to co-direct "Godzilla 2016", the new Japanese version of the iconic Godzilla monster movie franchise. The Toho studio, which…
Takeru Sato ("Rurouni Kenshin") and Japanese actress Miyazaki Aoi ("The Chart of Love") star in "If Cats Disappeared From the World," a fantasy film that is an adaptation of a popular Internet…
Japan's Gaga Corporation is to unveil an untitled film from maverick director Sono Sion based on Esper comic series.
Hacking costs predicted as "not material" in full year.
The latest installment in the long-running animated series about a blue robot cat and his boy companion, topped the Japanese box office.
TOKYO – "Meeting Dr. Sun" by Taiwanese director Yee Chih-Yen received the Grand Prix for best picture at the Osaka Asian Film Festival's awards ceremony Sunday at ABC Hall in Osaka. The high school…
TOKYO – The latest installment in the "Doraemon" animated series for kids, "Doraemon: Nobita's Space Heroes," bowed atop the Japanese box office for the March 7-8 weekend. Released on 365 screens…
DVD specialist joins expanding list of Japanese indies to go bust
TOKYO — “American Sniper” topped the Japanese box office for the weekend of Feb. 21-22 with an estimated $2.8 million on 250,000 admissions from 333 screens. Grabbing a 48% share of earnings among…
TOKYO –”Make Room,” a comedy based on director Kei Morikawa’s experiences in the porn industry, won the Grand Prix in the Fantastic Off-Theater Competition of the Yubari International Fantastic Film…