Japan Movies ListPage 1
Directors:Miyavi, Hana Sugisaki, Sôta Fukushi, Masami Nagasawa
Genres:Adult, Adventure, History
Ichigo Kurosaki is a High School student, living in Karakura town. He is able to see ghosts, as well as hollows. Later, he meets up with Rukia Kuchiki, a Death God or Soul Reaper (Shinigami in Japanese). Later, he finds out that he himself is a Soul Reaper as well. Ichigo Kurosaki, now with the power of a Soul Reaper, is able to protect Karakura town from hollows.
Directors:Tao Tsuchiya, Kanji Furutachi, Kenta Hamano, Takeru Satoh
Twenty-somethings Hisashi and Mai are engaged. When suddenly Mai's heart stops and she falls into a coma all Hisashi can do is remain by her side, albeit without knowing whether she might improve. Things look up when Mai finally comes out of the coma and becomes conscious again, but she has suffered brain damage and cannot remember her man.
Directors:Yûko Araki, Akira Emoto, Ken Mitsuishi, Hiroshi Tamaki
Genres:Family, Comedy, Documentary
Kuki Fumihiro is a son from a wealthy zaibatsu (conglomerate) family. His father raises him to become pure evil. Kuki kills his father to protect his adopted sister Kaori. Afterward, Kuki disappears. He undergoes plastic surgery and takes the identity of Koichi Shintani. He watches Kaori and faces the great evil that exists within the Kuki family.
Directors:Ryôhei Abe, Akira, Kôsei Amano, Nozomi Bandô, Shô Aoyagi
Actors:Shigeaki Kubo, Tsuyoshi Nakakuki
In order to conceal past corruption by the government, the Kyuryu group proceeds on a plan to destroy a street and build a casino. To stop the Kyuryu group, members of SWORD begin to move.
Directors:Ai Hashimoto, Mei Nagano, Shôta Sometani, Reiya Masaki
University student Jun has a lot of free time on her hands. She encounters Haru who is in high school and looks a woman she knew in her past. They meet Tokio, who is the grandson of the woman she knew, and learn that the person is dead. They come across media of the woman's work.
Directors:Manami Higa, Suzu Hirose, Tôma Ikuta, Kentarô
Hibiki is an awkward, 17-year-old high school sophomore who hasn't known romance. But she's about to fall in love for the very first time. With whom? A man who isn't great with words, but compassionate about his students. It's her history teacher, Mr. Ito. "Is it okay if I fall for you?" Hibiki asks. "I'm afraid I can't return those feelings," is Ito's reply. Hibiki's first love crashes before takeoff. But it doesn't matter. "Still I want to cherish my crush anyway." A teacher's heart begins to turn by a student's pure love.
Directors:Lachlan Buchanan, Xavier Samuel, Reshad Strik
Genres:Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
'Newcastle' is a coming-of-age/family drama/surfing movie. 17-year old Jesse lives in the shadow of his older brother Victor's failure to become surfing's Next Big Thing. Even when he's in his natural habitat of magnificent surf breaks, his blue-collar future is brought home by the coal barges that constantly line his horizon. Jesse has the natural skills to surf his way out of this reality and onto the international circuit but can he overcome his equally natural ability to sabotage himself? A momentous weekend away with his mates that includes first love and tragedy leads him to discover what's really important, and also to the performance of a lifetime.
Directors:Masaharu Fukuyama, Kôji Yakusho, Shinnosuke Mitsushima
Genres:Family, Comedy, Music
Misumi has a criminal record dating back many years and is now under the spotlight again. It looks like an open and shut case, for Misumi has confessed to the new charge. Enter prominent lawyer Shigemori, who harbours other ideas, which could mean the difference between life and death.
Directors:Sasa Handa, Hiromitsu Kiba, Atsuko Miura, Masaki Miura
Genres:Thriller, Comedy, Music
A mysterious female spy is recruited to infiltrate the Japanese underworld and gather evidence for a clandestine secretive branch of the Tokyo Police Department. Division Zero has been charged with bringing some of Japan's most powerful criminals to justice. Rei is the only female member on the force, and she'll do whatever it takes to get her man.
Directors:Kana Hanazawa, Ken'yû Horiuchi, Yûki Kaji, Takahiro Sakurai
Actors:Hiroyuki Seshita, Kôbun Shizuno
Following their crushing defeat at the hands of Godzilla Earth, Haruo Sakaki and his allies encounter a mysterious aboriginal tribe descended from the humans left behind on Earth 20,000 years ago, and uncover a mechanized city-sized fortress formed from the long-lost anti-Godzilla weapon Mechagodzilla.
Directors:Mao Inoue, Gô Ayano, Nanao, Misako Renbutsu, Nobuaki Kaneko, Shihori Kanjiya, Erena Ono, Mitsuki Tanimura, Katsuhisa Namase, Shunsuke Daitô, Shôta Sometani
Genres:Family, Comedy, Music
The Snow White Murder Case is a movie starring Mao Inoue, Gô Ayano, and Nanao. A young woman who works at cosmetic company becomes the prime suspect after her beautiful co-worker is murdered.
Directors:Sôta Fukushi, Nana Komatsu, Masahiro Higashide, Yûki Yamada, Kaya Kiyohara, Akira Ohtaka, Yoshiko Miyazaki
Takatoshi Minamiyama majors in art at an university in Kyoto. On the train to the school, he sees Emi Fukuju and falls in love with her at first sight. Gathering up all his courage, he ... See full summary »
Directors:Shinobu Terajima, Josh Hartnett, Kaho Minami, Kôji Yakusho, Shioli Kutsuna, Megan Mullally, Reiko Aylesworth, Nick Gracer, Liz Bolton, Miyoko Yamaguchi, Hajime Inoue, Hiroaki Miyagawa, Stefanie Arianne, Leni Ito, Calvin C. Winbush
A lonely woman living in Tokyo decides to take an English class where she discovers her alter ego, Lucy.
Directors:Reina Triendl, Mariko Shinoda, Erina Mano, Yuki Sakurai, Aki Hiraoka, Ami Tomite, Mika Akizuki, Urara Aryû, Mao Asou, Nanami Hidaka, Rin Honoka, Hikaru Horiguchi, Rika Hoshina, Nanami Ishimaru, Sayaka Isoyama
Genres:Adult, History, Biography, Music
A girl's life cascades into chaos as everyone around her suffers a gruesome fate while she herself becomes less and less certain of who she is and what kind of a world she lives in.
Directors:Mamoru Miyano, Takeru Satoh, Gô Ayano, Tetsuji Tamayama, Minami Hamabe, Yûdai Chiba, Ken'ichi Suzumura, Yûki Yamada, Yû Shirota, Rina Kawaei
Genres:Adult, Biography, Music
A high school student discovers he is an Ajin, a demi-human being. He ends up a fugitive on the run because of his powers.
Directors:Bryce Papenbrook, Noriaki Sugiyama, Noriko Shitaya, Cristina Valenzuela, Kyle McCarley, Ayako Kawasumi, Kari Wahlgren, Mela Lee, Kana Ueda, Julie Ann Taylor, Jôji Nakata, Michael Donovan, Brina Palencia, Robbie Daymond, Matthew Mercer
Genres:Adult, Fantasy, Comedy, History
Emiya Shirou is a young magus who attends Homurahara Academy in Fuyuki City. One day after cleaning the Archery Dojo in his school, he catches a glimpse of a fight between superhuman beings, and he gets involved in the Holy Grail War, a ritual where magi called Masters fight each other with their Servants to win the Holy Grail. Shirou joins the battle to stop an evildoer from winning the Grail and to save innocent people, but everything goes wrong when a mysterious "Shadow" begins to indiscriminately kill people in Fuyuki...
Directors:Diedrich Bader, Nikki Blonsky, Reggie De Leon, David DeLuise, Jorge Diaz, Renald Francoeur, Tatiana Gudegast, April Hong, Cameron Hughes, Brian Hull, Jacob Macleod, Kaitlyn Maher, Jonathan Mangum, Judah Marley, Ziggy Marley
Genres:Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
PUP STAR is back, with an all-new movie that takes the popular singing dogs on trip around the world, where Tiny and friends find fantastic new songs and meet exciting new canine singers that prove music really is the universal language.
Directors:Doug Jones, Lance Henriksen, Patrick Gorman, Simon Phillips, Sean Sprawling, Eva Swan, Masashi Odate, Justin Gordon, George Kamea, Katherine Taylor, Charles Chudabala, Daniel Joo, Matthew Edward Hegstrom, Maxie Santillan Jr., David Lansky
Genres:Biography, Music, Documentary
A group visits Saipan to search for locations for their company's newest resort. As they find what they think is the perfect spot, they discover a hidden bunker on the property which they ... See full summary »
Directors:Masami Nagasawa, Ryûhei Matsuda, Hiroki Hasegawa, Masahiro Higashide, Kyôko Koizumi, Kazuya Kojima, Atsuko Maeda, Ken Mitsuishi, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Takashi Sasano, Mahiro Takasugi, Yuri Tsunematsu
Three aliens travel to Earth in preparation for a mass invasion, taking possession of human bodies.
Directors:Aoi Morikawa, Ayami Nakajô, Kôdai Asaka, Minori Hagiwara, Fujiko Kojima, Jun Miho, Karen Miyama, Noriko Nakagoshi, Yuri Nakamura, Kasumi Yamaya
Michi a student in a conservative all-girls school, must resolve the mysterious disappearances and deaths of her fellow classmates after they found an intriguing but haunting photo of Aya, the best singer of class, who apparently is being held locked in her room, physically but not spiritually... A death curse is placed on anyone who sees Aya's photo, which seems to be taken with a "Camera Obscura" . Michi, with the help of her photography skills, might stop it before the spirit of Aya takes her life too and spreads to many more in & outside of the school.
Directors:Takeshi Kitano, Toshiyuki Nishida, Tatsuo Nadaka, Ken Mitsuishi, Hakuryû, Ikuji Nakamura, Sansei Shiomi, Yutaka Matsushige, Kanji Tsuda, Ren Osugi, Taizô Harada, Hiro Honda, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Ittoku Kishibe, Yusuke Kitaguchi
Genres:Adult, Family, Comedy
Five years after surviving the all-out war between the Sanno and Hanabishi crime families, former yakuza boss Otomo now works in South Korea for Mr. Chang, a renowned fixer whose influence extends into Japan. A relatively minor incident causes tensions to rise between Chang Enterprises and the faraway powerful Hanabishi. The growing conflict gets out of hand and ignites a ferocious power struggle among the top echelons of the Hanabishi. When eventually Chang's life is endangered, devoted yakuza Otomo returns to Japan to settle things once and for all.
Directors:Kôichi Yamadera, Wataru Takagi, Rie Kugimiya, Ai Kakuma, Hôchû Ôtsuka, Eric Bauza, Chô, Adam Croasdell, Grey DeLisle, Will Friedle, Tony Hale, Akira Ishida, Yûki Kaji, Kengo Kawanishi, Tom Kenny
Batman Ninja takes a journey across the ages as Gorilla Grodd's time displacement machine transports many of Batman's worst enemies to feudal Japan - along with the Dark Knight and a few of his allies. The villains take over the forms of the feudal lords that rule the divided land, with the Joker taking the lead among the warring factions. As his traditional high-tech weaponry is exhausted almost immediately, Batman must rely on his intellect and his allies - including Catwoman and the extended Bat-family - to restore order to the land, and return to present-day Gotham City.
Directors:James Barrat, Rana El Kaliouby, David Ferrucci, Christine Fox, Sean Gourley, Hannes Grassegger, Brian Herman, Eric Horvitz, Hiroshi Ishiguro, Enrique Jacome, Jerry Kaplan, Michal Kosinski, Raymond Kurzweil, Hod Lipson, John Markoff
Science fiction has long anticipated the rise of machine intelligence. Today, a new generation of self-learning computers is reshaping every aspect of our lives. Incomprehensible amounts of data are being collected, interpreted, and fed back to us in a tsunami of apps, smart devices, and targeted advertisements. Virtually every industry on earth is feeling this transformation, from job automation to medical diagnostics, from elections to battlefield weapons. Do You Trust This Computer? explores the promises and perils of this developing era. Will A.I. usher in an age of unprecedented potential, or prove to be our final invention?
Directors:Gen Hoshino, Kaho, Sei Hiraizumi, Ryôko Moriyama, Ren Osugi, Hitomi Kuroki, Honoka Ishibashi, Shuntarô Yanagi, Kanji Furutachi, Miyako Takeuchi
35-year-old Kentaro is a social misfit and has never dated a woman in his life. He lives with his parents and holds a modest job in city hall. Kentaro doesn't have any friends, nor received a promotion in 13 years at his place of work. His parents worry about Kentaro being single for the rest of his life. They then go to a parental matchmaking event, hoping to find a woman to introduce to their son. During the meeting, Kentaro's parents has only one other couple approach. The father is Akita Imai and his wife. They exchange profiles of their children. Kentaro's parents are impressed with the Imai's beautiful daughter Naoko. Meanwhile, Akita Imai is the president of a successful company and, after reading Kentaro's bio, believes he is beneath their daughter. The Imais leave, only saying thank you. They also don't reveal to Kentaro's parents that Naoko is blind. Kentaro and Naoko will soon experience love for the first time, but will it be fleeting?
Directors:Hiroki Hasegawa, Asami Usuda, Yasuko Tomita, Denden, Tomoko Tabata, Masaaki Akahori, Shigeru Saiki, Shunsuke Kazama, Kenta Hamano, Masataka Kubota, Kaoru Fujiwara, Asami Fukuchi, Manami Hisamoto, Ryô Itô, Jukiya Kageyama
Following the Suzuki Sensei TV serial the movie depicts school teacher Suzuki Sensei wanting to be different and creating a perfect class and lessons for his students using his innovative method. The school is doing well with a student council, clubs, classes and then a schoolgirl is taken hostage.
Directors:Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Nana Komatsu, Jun Kunimura, Takayuki Yamada, Kento Yamazaki, Yûsuke Iseya, Mackenyu, Masaki Okada, Shinta Nitta, Arisa Mizuki
Genres:Adult, Adventure, History
A teen named Josuke Higashikata discovers that he possesses supernatural abilities; inherited from a cursed and bizarre bloodline spanning generations. Discovering that someone within his hometown is granting others similar power, Josuke sets off on an adventure to uncover the mysterious threat.
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