DVD specialist joins expanding list of Japanese indies to go bust
TOKYO — “American Sniper” topped the Japanese box office for the weekend of Feb. 21-22 with an estimated $2.8 million on 250,000 admissions from 333 screens. Grabbing a 48% share of earnings among…
TOKYO –”Make Room,” a comedy based on director Kei Morikawa’s experiences in the porn industry, won the Grand Prix in the Fantastic Off-Theater Competition of the Yubari International Fantastic Film…
TOKYO — Imagica Robot Holdings, which operates one of Japan's largest post-production houses, has teamed with trading house Sumitomo and the Cool Japan Fund, to buy LA-based post-production firm SDI…
The Okinawa International Movie Festival is to become the All The Islands Okinawa Festival.
"Big Hero 6" toppled after six weeks on top
Hamana Kazuya has been appointed head of local film production at Warner Entertainment Japan
Story is based on a long-running Ken Wakui comic set in Tokyo's biggest red-light district.
TOKYO – The latest feature installment in the long-running "Dragon Ball" action anime series will be the first Japanese film to theatrically bow in the 3D IMAX format. Titled "Dragon Ball Z: Fukkatsu…
TOKYO – Total Japanese box office earnings in 2014, were the third highest this century. According to figures released on Tuesday by the Motion Picture Producers Association of Japan (Eiren)…