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Director Masaharu Take’s 276-minute film was inspired by Martin Scorsese’s boxing saga “Raging Bull.”
Macoto Tezka’s adaptation of his father’s racy 1970s manga is visually intoxicating, but liable to leave viewers with a hangover.
The manga series, now a global hit, has been translated into 14 languages and is available in 33 countries and regions, according to publisher Shueisha ...
“Kyoto: A Literary Guide" was painstakingly collated by a group of friends whose dedication to studying the city’s literary legacy spans 10 years.
Christopher Harding scales Japan’s history down to the level of the individual with portraits of the eminent as well as the overlooked.
“A Dream of Armageddon” is based on H.G. Wells' prescient short story about weapons of mass destruction and totalitarianism.
Disney on Thursday reported an 82% decline in quarterly operating income, the result of steep losses at its coronavirus-devastated theme park division and the postponement ...
The author said she wants to share the prize with the people of Minamisoma, Fukushima Prefecture, where she now resides.
When we first see Yoko (Nanami Kasamatsu), the stone-faced heroine of “Me & My Brother’s Mistress,” she’s looking right into the camera lens. Then she ...
Taiga Nakano gives a raw performance as a social pariah who attempts to make amends with his family and town in Takuma Sato’s film.
Choreographer Shuji Onodera was given total artistic freedom to create his adaption of Guy de Maupassant’s “Boule de Suif” with a multicultural cast.
The popular New Year's Eve extravaganza will be held without an audience for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Famed kabuki actor Sakata Tojuro IV, who was a designated living national treasure and a master of the kamigata style of kabuki performed in western ...
Tokyo looks to find the right balance between encouraging creative expression and protecting buildings from vandalism.
American architect and writer Naomi Pollock focuses on the creators behind the products in her thoughtfully curated compendium of Japanese design.
The UCLA professor and professional translator says there is a distinct pleasure in developing work in prose styles that are not his own.
The Fergus McCaffrey gallery has curated works that explore social and regional boundaries as well as the confinements of genre and convention.
Yuya Yagira, who won a best actor award at Cannes Film Festival in 2004, and Min Tanaka, an internationally acclaimed dancer, will both portray the ...
Natsumi Clinic offers a full inpatient service for its clients, including spa baths, hair transplants and eye repair.
Director Akiko Ohku received the Audience Award for her film, "Hold Me Back." She also won the award at the festival in 2017 for "Tremble ...