"Frozen" was named the Animation of the Year in the theatrical feature division at the Tokyo Anime Award Festival.
"Assassination Classroom," a live-action film based on Yusei Matsui's hit comic, tops the weekend chart.
Nature-themed park may be built on island where US presence is highly contested.
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” won its second straight weekend at the Japanese box office, earning $2.43 million on 242,428 admissions for the Feb. 28-March 1 period, while pushing its nine-day total over…
TOKYO — Takashi Yamazaki's controversial World War II kamikaze drama "The Eternal Zero" swept eight Japan Academy prizes at the 38th awards ceremony, held at a Tokyo hotel Friday evening. Based on a…