Period action sequel has strongest live-action opening of the year.
Hollywood retelling of Nippon classic gets warm welcome in last major territory to release
Last major territory to release may be monster movie's hardest to crack
Former New Line alien project sets November release for first episode
The Internet rumor that the Japanese see the new made-in-America “Godzilla” as "super-sized" and "too fat" is all wrong, Toho would like you to know. "It's just a small number of people saying that,"…
Japanese sellers come to FilMart with everything from art films to big-budget commercial pics.
Ticket sales in Japan edged up fractionally in 2013, but total box office edged down by a whisker.
The CineAsia distribution and exhibition convention wrapped on Thursday with prizes for Enlight's Wang Changtian, Toho's Kazuhiko Seta and Tony Leung.
"The Hunger Games" films may soon have a Japanese competitor as Takashi Miike gets Toho green light for "As God Says" ("Kamisama no lu Tori".)
Top Japanese film group, Toho will make a two-part sci-fi-horror pic based on the popular 1990s comic "Parasyte," having won a fierce bidding war after New Line ceded its rights.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%