Posts Tagged ‘film’

Japan Box Office: ‘Attack On Titan’ Devours Top Spot

August 4, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Shinji Higuchi’s two-part dark fantasy about teens battling human-eating giants, debuted atop the Japanese box office

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Warner Bros Sets Kim Jee-woon’s ‘Secret Agent’ as Debut Korean Production (EXCLUSIVE)

August 3, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Warner Bros. is to finance and distribute its first ever Korean-language movie, “Secret Agent”.

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Film Review: ‘Miss Hokusai’

August 3, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The annals of Western art are woefully sparse when it comes to female painters, which is just one of perhaps a dozen reasons that “Miss Hokusai” comes as such a refreshing anomaly among anime exports.

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China Has Record July at the Box Office

August 2, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The Chinese box office sector enjoyed its biggest July of all time with a record $898 million (RMB5.49 billion) take.

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Robert Zemeckis’ ‘The Walk’ Set as Tokyo Festival Opener

July 28, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Robert Zemeckis drama "The Walk," starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as wire-walker Philippe Petit, has been set as the opener of the Tokyo International Film Festival.

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Korea Box Office: ‘Assassination’ Shoots Top Spot

July 27, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Star-studded period action drama “Assassination” hit its target and achieved the highest scoring opening this year by a Korean film.

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Tokyo Festival to Showcase Iconic ‘Mobile Suit Gundam’

July 25, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Iconic Japanese robot-themed animation Mobile Suit Gundam will be given pride of place this year at October’s edition of the Tokyo International Film Festival

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Film Review: ‘Dark Was the Night’

July 24, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Well-crafted horror that compensates (at least to a point) for its lack of original ideas with nice atmospherics and judicious restraint.

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‘Monster Hunt’ Reaches $170 Million in Eight Days at China Box Office

July 24, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

“Monster Hunt,” the Chinese fantasy by ‘Shrek’ creator Raman Hui, has become the fastest Chinese movie to score RMB1 billion.

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China Box Office Records Smashed by ‘Monster Hunt’ and ‘Pancake Man’

July 21, 2015  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Multiple records tumbled at the Chinese box office where local films grossed some $180 million over the weekend.

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