June 06, 2016
Godzilla Resurgence: Japan Reboots Its Most Iconic Monster
By Jonathan DeHart
November 03, 2010
Asians Dent Hollywood
There might be notably more Asian faces in Hollywood these days. But will they be making a lasting mark?
November 02, 2010
Japanese Cinema Lull?
Japan’s film industry is declining in terms of output. But that doesn’t necessarily mean an uncertain future.
August 03, 2010
A Weak Inception Reception?
The hit seems to be lagging in Japan, despite things like Ken Watanabe’s star power.
April 19, 2010
Asian Cannes Contenders
Several promising Asian selections have made it into next month’s festival line-up.
March 26, 2010
No. 1: Seven Samurai
It’s hardly contestable. This samurai movie by an iconic Japanese director tops our list.
March 25, 2010
No. 2: Godzilla
Over 50 years old, this iconic monster of a film is second on our countdown.
March 24, 2010
No. 3: Ringu
Spine-tingling ‘J-Horror’ movie that pioneered a revolution is third on our list.
March 23, 2010
No. 4: Spirited Away
The award-winning film by famed Japanese director is fourth most influential on our list.
March 19, 2010
3, 2, 1…Japanese Cinema
Now over 100 years old, Japan’s movie industry is a force to be reckoned with.
March 10, 2010
Gold Statue Power
New high-profile award for film may bring a media tidal wave to Japan.
February 22, 2010
Bear Hugs for Asia
Strong Asian flavors waft into latest international film event.