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‘Godzilla vs. Kong’: Film Review

Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall and Brian Tyree Henry head the cast in this epic smackdown between two monster-movie legends, both of them also facing a man-made threat.

Amazon Beams Up ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ Animated Series for Multiple Territories

Amazon Prime Video has picked up 'Star Trek: Lower Decks' for a number of international territories, including the U.K. and Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and India.

Tokyo: 5 Questions with Japan’s Leading Auteur Hirokazu Kore-eda

Hirokazu Kore-Eda, arguably Japan's most esteemed contemporary auteur, is a ubiquitous presence at the Tokyo International Film Festival in 2020 and The Hollywood Reporter got to ask him five…

Execs Behind Sony’s Brad Pitt Action Film ‘Bullet Train’ Explain Why More Japanese Adaptations Are Heading to Hollywood

Yuma Terada and Ryosuke Saegusa, co-founders of Tokyo-based management company CTB, explain why Hollywood often whiffs when it adapts beloved Japanese IP and how they plan to streamline rights sales…

‘Little Women,’ Big Crowds: Denmark, Japan Give Cinemas Hope for Post-Corona Recovery

In a positive sign for the international box office in the post-coronavirus world, Greta Gerwig's period drama 'Little Women' has a strong start in Japan and Denmark, two countries that have recently…

Ken Watanabe, Jessie Buckley Join ‘Cottontail’ (Exclusive)

Jessie Buckley and Ken Watanabe have joined drama 'Cottontail,' which is being shot in Japan and the U.K. and launching at the American Film Market.

‘The Truth’ (‘La vérité’): Film Review | Venice 2019

Catherine Deneuve plays a veteran French screen star whose newly published memoir stirs up unresolved feelings in her daughter, played by Juliette Binoche, in 'The Truth,' writer-director Hirokazu…

‘To the Ends of the Earth’: Film Review | Locarno 2019

J-pop star Atsuko Maeda leads veteran writer-director Kiyoshi Kurosawa's Japanese-Uzbek drama 'To the Ends of the Earth,' the closing film at this year's Locarno International Film Festival.

‘My Fair Lady’ Gets 8K Restoration

'My Fair Lady' gets an 8K resolution; will air on Japan's 8K NHK channel.

Berlin: Imogen Poots Joins Nic Cage in ‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’ (Exclusive)

Imogen Poots has joined Nicolas Cage in Japanese auteur Sion Sono's first English-language feature, the post-apocalyptic action-horror film 'Prisoners of the Ghostland,' which XYZ is shopping in…

Tokyo Film Festival: Two Japanese Films Selected for Competition

'Another World' and 'Just Only Love' will be joined by 14 more films announced next week.

‘Killing’ (‘Zan’): Film Review | Venice 2018

Japanese cult favorite Shinya Tsukamoto directs and appears in 'Killing,' a vigorous contemplation of the solemn connection between a samurai and his sword.