Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" led the Japanese box office for the sixth consecutive weekend. For the May 27-28 frame the film earned $3.15 million on 243,000 admissions, running its cumulative…
Veteran director Yoji Yamada's drama "Nagasaki: Memories of My Son" has been selected as Japan's contender for the foreign-language Oscar awards race. The announcement was made Tuesday by the Motion…
Orange," a teen fantasy drama about a high school girl who receives a letter from her future self, topped the Japanese box office
Industry fears totalitarianism and nationalism as new law gives government ability to classify much as secret
After a gap of nearly two decades, Yamada Yoji is finally returning to comedy, the genre that made him famous.
Yoji Yamada delivers a passionless adaptation of Kyoko Nakajima's tale of adultery.
Guaranteed to vex Ozu devotees and bore mainstream auds, "Tokyo Family" is a bland and indigestible 146-minute "homage" to "Tokyo Story."
The Berlin festival has always had to work harder than the other elite festivals. It unspools in snowy February, so can't deliver the lovely weather of a Cannes or Venice or Toronto.
The Berlin Film Festival has introduced a Berlinale Classics showcase, presenting restored film classics and rediscovered works as part of its Retrospective sidebar.
The Berlin Film Festival is close to completing its vast lineup, announcing Tuesday that Tom Hooper's "Les Miserables" will unspool in its Berlinale Special showcase and two films featuring Berlinale…
Predicting an eclipse can be a dangerous business in "Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer," a 17th-century costumer about the man who rectified Japan's 800-year-old calendar.