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Japanese Pop Star Gackt Speaks Out Against Lack of Support for Artists Overseas

      Japanese pop star/film actor Gackt spoke out against the little impact that Cool Japan has on promoting artists overseas.  He brought up this point after seeing a recent Naruto stage production and observed the lack of people … Continue reading

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19th Annual Busan International Film Festival

  Japanese actor Ken Watanabe and South Korean actress Moon So-ri co-host the 19th Busan International Film Festival on Oct. 2. (Ji Sung-jin)     Recently, South Korea hosted the 19th annual Busan International Film Festival with Japan in hopes … Continue reading

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Director Gareth Edwards Discusses Godzilla Film Trailer

Director Gareth Edwards discusses the latest Godzilla trailer.  It will star Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Ken Watanabe, David Strathairn, Bryan Cranston, Richard T. Jones, Juliette Binoche, and Sally Hawkins.  Japanese film actor Akira Takarada starred in the orginal Godzilla film series and will … Continue reading

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