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Endpoint: Toho Co.,Ltd.

created on: 15/10/2015
by: bob (6364)

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General info :
Toho Co. Ltd. is a Japanese film, theater production, and distribution company.
It has its headquarters in Yurakucho, Chiyoda, Tokyo, and is one of the core companies of the Hankyu Hanshin Toho Group.
Outside Japan, it is best known as the producer and distributor of many kaiju and tokusatsu films, the Chouseishin tokusatsu superhero television franchise, the films of Akira Kurosawa, and the anime films of Studio Ghibli.
Other famous directors, including Yasujiro Ozu, Kenji Mizoguchi, Masaki Kobayashi, and Mikio Naruse, also directed films for Toho.
Toho's most famous creation is Godzilla, who features in 29 of the company's films. Godzilla, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, and Rodan are described as Toho's Big Five because of the monsters' numerous appearances in all three eras of the franchise, as well as spin-offs.
Toho has also been involved in the production of numerous anime titles.
Its subdivisions are Toho Pictures Incorporated, Toho International Company Limited, Toho E. B. Company Limited, and Toho Music Corporation & Toho Costume Company Limited.
The company is the largest shareholder (7.96%) of Fuji Media Holdings Inc.
(From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - 2015)

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