movies

Hollywood Your Name anime live-action movie will feature Native American girl, Chicago boy

Adaptation of Makoto Shinkai hit now has a high-profile American director, who the producers say was their first choice.

Read More

Studio Ghibli offers special Spirited Away present with Toshio Suzuki exhibition tickets in Tokyo

Grab your tickets now before they sell out!

Read More

He’s back! Beloved City Hunter enchants and thrills in new feature length anime【SoraReview】

Ryo Saeba, aka City Hunter, comes back in a long-awaited feature-length anime movie after 20 years, and his antics are as outrageous as ever!

Read More

Japanese high school students go viral with perfect Pixar logo performance 【Video】

Just like the animated logo at the start of a Pixar movie, only funnier.

Read More

Photographic evidence that the fourth and final new Evangelion anime movie has started production

Director and voice cast of groundbreaking, long-stalled anime franchise gather for formal ceremony.

Read More

Film about Japanese-Russian POW romance gets crowdfunding project for screening in Russia

In an age fraught with international tensions, a new movie co-produced by Russia and Japan sends a powerful message that love transcends language and borders.

Read More

Anime director Mamoru Hosoda’s Mirai nominated for Academy Award, achieves historic first

The latest film from the creator of Summer Wars and Wolf Children may or may not take home the gold statue, but it’s already done something incredible.

Read More

New Studio Ghibli exhibition in Tokyo features movie favourites, calligraphy by Toshio Suzuki

Plus exclusive Ghibli merchandise you won’t find anywhere else.

Read More

Writer for Hollywood version of anime Your Name says Japanese side wants Westernized viewpoint

”If they wanted a Japanese live-action version, they would just do it themselves.”

Read More

Walking Dead star Norman Reedus sends Christmas greetings via Japanese comedy stripper Mr Uekusa

Japanese star of Britain’s Got Talent goes from strength to strength as his festive strip show catches the eye of a famous fan.

Read More

Studio Ghibli theme park designs unveiled, five special zones bring anime movie worlds to life

All the details on the buildings, stores and cafes set to appear at the new Studio Ghibli theme park.

Read More

We talk to Disney’s Wreck-It Ralph 2 producer Clark Spencer about visuals, visions and voices

We send our best and brightest Disney otaku to interrogate the Disney producer on Japan’s new release, Ralph Breaks the Internet.

Read More

Pokémon movie reboots look to continue with announcement of Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution

Pokémon’s first movie villain is coming back to theaters this summer.

Read More

Your Name’s Makoto Shinkai announces new anime film, reveals title, plot details, release date

Director reveals he got the initial idea for Weathering with You before Your Name was released, is aiming to make a “massively entertaining” movie.

Read More

Hayao Miyazaki’s Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind set to become live-action Japanese kabuki play

All-male cast brings anime classic to the traditional stage in a historic first for Studio Ghibli director and co-founder Hayao Miyazaki.

Read More

Chinese poster for Totoro’s first theatrical release in country has a beautifully subtle secret

That’s not a forest or a field Hayao Miyazaki’s characters are walking through.

Read More

Japan reacts to latest Monster Hunter movie promo images: “Why is Alice from Resident Evil here?”

The latest snaps of Tony Jaa and Milla Jovovich in their Monster Hunter guises have drawn a mixed set of reactions from the Japanese net.

Read More

Godzilla and Gundam battle in awesome collaboration video!【Video】

Did you know that Gundam can repel Godzilla’s heat ray? We sure didn’t.

Read More

The mystery of live-action Pokémon movie Pikachu’s freaky-sounding German voice【Video】

A strange caper is afoot as Germany’s Detective Pikachu is heard sounding nothing like the Pokémon species is supposed to.

Read More

Pokémon: Detective Pikachu movie trailer surprises fans with first look at live-action characters

Japanese fans react to the voice of Ryan Reynolds and the decision to give Pikachu so much fur.

Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. ...
  9. 32