Tag: Japan

The Egoists (2011) 5.9

The Egoists (2011)

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Storyline:Two troubled young lovers - a gambler and a stripper - run off to the tranquil Japanese countryside to marry and start a new life. But their dark past follows them in the form of a veteran loan shark.User Re...

Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) 7.3

Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944)

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Storyline:The amazingly detailed true story of "The Doolittle Raid" based on the personal account by Doolittle Raider Ted Lawson. Stunned by Pearl Harbor and a string of defeats, America needed a victory - badly. To t...

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006) 7.8

The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006)

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Storyline:A high-school girl named Makoto acquires the power to travel back in time, and decides to use it for her own personal benefits. Little does she know that she is affecting the lives of others just as much as ...

Father of the Kamikaze (1974) 6.4

Father of the Kamikaze (1974)

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Storyline:Vice Admiral Takajiro Ohnishi could see that Japan's defeat in WWII was inevitable. He came to realize that the only way to force a negotiated solution was to convince the Americans that invading Japan would...

Lear on the Shore (2017) 6.1

Lear on the Shore (2017)

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Storyline:Chokichi Kuwahata was once a leading actor, but he is ravaged by dementia and old age now. His daughter and the men in her life go against his wishes and place him in a retirement home. He slips away one day...

The House Where the Mermaid Sleeps (2018) 6.6

The House Where the Mermaid Sleeps (2018)

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Storyline:Separated mother Kaoruko who has two offsprings from her estranged husband awaits the graduation of their daughter for the divorce proceedings to begin and subsequently be finalized. That is the couple's agr...

A Banana? At This Time of Night? (2018) 6.3

A Banana? At This Time of Night? (2018)

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Storyline:A man is immobile and incapacitated. He is home-bound, but lucky to have multiple professional and nonprofessional volunteers serve and help him. He takes full advantage of the situation and uses and abuses ...

Persona 3 the Movie: #3 Falling Down (2015) 6.8

Persona 3 the Movie: #3 Falling Down (2015)

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Storyline:The fight of the protagonist and his group S.E.E.S. with the strange monsters called 'Shadows' is getting closer to the end. Makoto and his allies engage in life-or-death battles with Shadows in order to end...

My Dad Is a Heel Wrestler (2018) 6.9

My Dad Is a Heel Wrestler (2018)

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Storyline:Takashi used to wrestle and take himself seriously, but that he was a comic figure is now apparent to all including himself with his mask and get-up since he officially wrestles as a joke. He has not told hi...

Masquerade Hotel (2019) 6.3

Masquerade Hotel (2019)

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Storyline:When three murders occur in Tokyo, aside from the corpse and the crime, the commonality is the placement of numbers next to scene of crime. As such, the lead investigator pieces together enough clues to assu...

Demons (1971) 8.1

Demons (1971)

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Storyline:After being robbed by a geisha, a ronin warrior carves a bloody path to seek revenge.User Reviews: 'Shura' also known as 'Demons' or 'maybe even better known as 'Pandemonium' is second feature by great exper...

Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda (2017) 7.7

Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda (2017)

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Storyline:From techno-pop stardom to Oscar-winning film composer, the evolution of Ryuichi Sakamoto's music has coincided with his life journeys. Following Fukushima, Sakamoto became an iconic figure in Japan's social...

Hanagatami (2017) 6.8

Hanagatami (2017)

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Storyline:Based on Kazuo Dan's 1937 novella, Director Nobuhiko Obayashi, whose surreal phenomenon 'House (Hausu)' became an international cult classic, achieves his filmmaking dream of forty years with his new feature...

Mixed Doubles (2017) 6.5

Mixed Doubles (2017)

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Storyline:Tamiko used to be a very good ping pong player as a child, but she is now twenty-eight years old and left the sport behind. Her mother Hanako had taught her how to play imposing discipline and regimen, but f...

Punk Samurai Slash Down (2018) 6.1

Punk Samurai Slash Down (2018)

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Storyline:In search of employment and a permanent position and having committed murder the ronin Kake Junoshin tells the Kurokaze ('black wave') Han clan that a religious cult is aiming for their destruction. This get...

Inuyashiki (2018) 6.7

Inuyashiki (2018)

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Storyline:Inuyashiki Ichirou is down on his luck. While only 58 years old, his geriatric looks often have him written off as a pathetic old man by the world around him and he's constantly ignored and disrespected by h...

Venus Wars (1989) 6.7

Venus Wars (1989)

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Storyline:The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before it's captured by I...

Ritual (2000) 7.4

Ritual (2000)

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Storyline:A disillusioned filmmaker has an encounter with a young girl who has a ritual of repeating "Tomorrow is my birthday" everyday. He tries to communicate with her through his video cameraUser Reviews: I must sa...

Until I Meet September’s Love (2019) 6.4

Until I Meet September’s Love (2019)

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Storyline:Shiori Kitamura just moved to a new apartment. She works at a company. Susumu Hirano lives next door to her. He aspires to become a novelist. One evening, Shiori Kitamura hears a man's voice coming through h...

13 Assassins (2010) 7.6

13 Assassins (2010)

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Storyline:In 1844, the peace of Feudal Japan is threatened by cruel Lord Naritsugu Matsudaira, who is politically rising and getting closer to his half-brother, the shogun. After the harakiri of the Namiya clan leader...

Tokyo Living Dead Idol (2018) 6.1

Tokyo Living Dead Idol (2018)

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Storyline:One day an idol is bitten by a zombie and before she is taken into custody, she runs away. She only has 72 hours left until she becomes one, so she tries to find the zombie serum, but high school girl zombie...

King Kong Escapes (1967) 5.6

King Kong Escapes (1967)

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Storyline:When a mechanical replica of King Kong is unable to dig for the highly radioactive Element X at the North Pole, the evil Doctor Who and his sponsor Madame Piranha (Madame X in the American release) decide to...

A Snake of June (2002) 7

A Snake of June (2002)

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Storyline:Rinku is a suicide-prevention counselor, living with her husband Shigehiko. He's older than she, scrubbing things constantly, sexually indifferent. They sleep apart. During Tokyo's rainy season, Iguchi, a ph...

None But the Brave (1965) 6.5

None But the Brave (1965)

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Storyline:American and Japanese soldiers, stranded on a tiny Pacific island during World War II, must make a temporary truce and cooperate to survive various tribulations. Told through the eyes of the American and Jap...

Let’s Go Jets (2017) 6.9

Let’s Go Jets (2017)

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Storyline:Hikari Tomonaga (Suzu Hirose) enrolls at Fukui Chuo High School, and joins its cheer dance club for the sole reason of cheering on a boy she has known from their junior high days. However, the club's coach, ...

Love & Pop (1998) 7.3

Love & Pop (1998)

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Storyline:It is the '90s and the tradition of 'compensated dating' is well underway in Japan. Four high school girls are engaged in enjo kosai in order to satisfy their desire for different things. You can usually fin...

Cutie Honey: Live Action (2004) 6.2

Cutie Honey: Live Action (2004)

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Storyline:The adventure of Cutie Honey, a super heroine who can transform into anything using her necklace to switch on and say "Honey Flash!".User Reviews: Let's put it clear from the beginning, the film is an exerci...

Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike (2009) 6.4

Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike (2009)

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Storyline:In a mythical kingdom, the mighty Imperial Knights harness a magical substance known as Aer to power their weapons and protect humanity from the monsters of the forest. But something strange is afoot. The Ae...

Daddy Issues (2018) 5

Daddy Issues (2018)

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Storyline:A father and daughter swap bodies and have to learn to live each other's lives.User Reviews: Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on ...

Hana and Alice (2004) 7.3

Hana and Alice (2004)

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Storyline:Upon entering high school, two best friends named Hana and Alice notice a boy a year older them while waiting for the train, and they both develop a pretty strong crush on him. One day while secretly followi...