HBO has streamed into the Land of the Rising Sun: The premium cable network reached an exclusive subscription VOD licensing deal with Hulu in Japan covering hundreds of hours of programming. Under…
Nippon Television Network
Nippon Television Network Corp. has agreed to acquire Hulu’s Japan business for an undisclosed amount — and Hulu’s exit from the Land of the Rising Sun shows that it’s refocusing energies in the…
Hayao Miyazaki's hauntingly beautiful historical epic draws a sober portrait of Japan between the two World Wars.
Diversivied studio builds on its history for its second century
TOKYO -- Hollywood toon house Illumination Entertainment and Fuji TV, one of Japan's major networks, have announced a strategic partnership.
Japanese broadcasters, including the five commercial networks and pubcaster NHK, have long had an Internet presence, though monetizing online content is a mystery they have yet to solve.
TOKYO -- Nippon Television Network, one of Japan's five commercial networks, won the ratings crown last year.
If courtroom is theater, Takashi Miike's "Ace Attorney" is a dull production.
Nippon Television Network is to raise its stake in Madhouse from 10.4% to 84.5% and make the Tokyo-based toon house a subsid.
Ham is in plentiful supply in "No More Cry!!!" an anarchic Japanese laffer about a Tokyo fried-food vendor.
Mobile communication powerhouse Index Holdings will sell its 71% stake in Nikkatsu, Japan's oldest studio, by the end of February.