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15 International Breakout Talents of 2016

The Hollywood Reporter's pick of the foreign actors, directors and screenwriters who caught the world's attention this year.

‘Your Name’: How the Japanese Animated Feature Became an Oscar Contender

The L.A. Film Critics honoree follows two teenagers who mysteriously and randomly swap bodies.

‘Your Name’ Now Second-Highest-Grossing Japanese Film, Passing ‘Howl’s Moving Castle’

The anime hit about body-swapping teenagers opened at No. 1 in China over the weekend and could become the biggest Japanese film of all time at the global box office.

China Box Office: Japanese Anime Hit ‘Your Name’ Dominates With $41M Debut

Tim Burton's 'Miss Peregrine' opened to $10 million after cuts by China's censors, while Brad Pitt's 'Allied' bombed with just $3.6 million in five days.

‘Your Name’ Passes ‘Princess Mononoke’ to Become Third-Highest-Grossing Japanese Film of All Time

Makoto Shinkai's body-swapping anime hit has earned $196 million at the domestic box office.

‘You Name’ (‘Kimi no Na wa’): Film Review | Tokyo 2016

Two body-swapping teens face an eco-disaster in 'Your Name,' Makoto Shinkai’s runaway anime hit.

Makoto Shinkai on His Anime Hit ‘Your Name,’ Being Called the “New Hayao Miyazaki” (Q&A)

His latest film has topped the Japanese box office since its release at the end of August and brought in more than $160 million, becoming the fifth-highest-grossing Japanese film of all time.

Japan’s Toho Forecasts Record Profits Boosted by Anime Hit ‘Your Name’ and ‘Godzilla’

The giant studio and distributor reversed a forecast for a 14 percent drop in profits for the current year to a 28 percent jump to ?33 billion ($318 million).