The record-setting Japanese animated feature "Princess Mononoke" is still clicking with Japanese auds, as its television debut on Jan. 22 scored ratings that had not been seen for 15 years.
Japan's all-time box office champ "Princess Mononoke" won the Japanese Academy Award for best picture of 1997, becoming the first animated film to get the nod.
Japan's all-time box office champ, "Princess Mononoke," is a rich cartoon fable of bygone gods locking horns with man and with industry, which threatens to unbalance the forces of nature.
Fox's reissue of the "Star Wars" trilogy has taken the eponymous first pic in the series to the top slot on Daily Variety's all-time rental champs.
New Line Home Video is introducing a separately branded line of DVD products it is calling the New Line Platinum Series, meant to be the industry's first branded DVD line.
The Criterion Collection, which has made a name for itself among cinephiles by distributing high-quality laserdisc editions of classic and contemporary films, has announced plans to add the emerging…
John, Paul, George and Ringo will be available in their purest digital forms yet, with MPI Home Video's announced plans to enter the DVD marketplace with three Beatles DVDs: "Help!," "A Hard Day's…
Step aside "E.T.," Japan's top movie of all time is now the animated feature "The Phantom Princess" (Mononoke Hime).
The most famous thumbs in the land point north when the subject of DVD is broached. Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert, the venerable Chicago film critics who reinvigorated the meaning of "thumbs up,"…
Pittard Sullivan CEO Billy Pittard will deliver the keynote address for the weeklong Digital Video Conference at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Burbank Hilton Convention Center. Info: (213) 962-8203. * * *…
Japan has a new No. 1 movie at the domestic box office. The animated feature "Mononoke Hime" (The Phantom Princess) has passed "Nankyoku Monogatari" (Antarctica) to become the all-time leader among…