Japan Movies ListPage 1
Directors:Satoshi Ohno, Yuri Chinen, Denden, Yûsuke Iseya, Satomi Ishihara, Kitarô, Jun Kunimura, Makita Sports, Ryôhei Suzuki, Yûna Taira, Danshun Tatekawa, Kaito Tomita
What is the only thing that can stand in the way of a ruthless warlord after total domination of a country? Ninjas. When ninja Mumon kills another fierce ninja in order to claim a reward the repercussions are severe and involve the advancing army and the band of stealth fighters. Politics, warfare and sinister plots intertwine.
Directors:Shôta Sometani, Aoi Miyazaki, Kiichi Nakai, Jun'ichi Okada, Somegorô Ichikawa, Ittoku Kishibe, Ryûta Satô, Dai Watanabe, Takashi Sasano, Keiji Mutô, Kôshirô Matsumoto, Hideyuki Kasahara, Yû Yokoyama, Yu Tokui, Ennosuke Ichikawa IV
A chronicle of the life of Yasui Santetsu, a 17th century master of go who turned his attention to astronomy and created a new calendar for Japan.
Directors:Takeshi Kaneshiro, Takako Matsu, Tôru Nakamura, Ryôhei Abe, Kanata Hongô, Yûki Imai, Takeshi Kaga, Eiji Kakutani, Jun Kaname, Hana Kino, Fumiyo Kohinata, Jun Kunimura, Kazuyoshi Kushida, Tôru Masuoka, Yutaka Matsushige
Actors:Shimako Sato (as Shimako Satô)
Genres:Adult, Adventure, Family, Comedy
Set in a fictional Japanese city in 1949, a master criminal hones in on his latest victim.
Directors:Tadanobu Asano, Gô Ayano, Motoki Fukami, Alice Hirose, Yûsuke Iseya, Yûsuke Kamiji, Jun Kaname, Nobuaki Kaneko, Akihiro Kitamura, Jun Murakami, Hideo Nakano, Takashi Sasano, Kippei Shîna, Maryjun Takahashi, Kosuke Toyohara
Based on the manga series "Shinjuku Swan Kabukicho Skauto Sabaibaru" by Ken Wakui (first published 2005 in Weekly Young Magazine). Tatsuhiko Shiratori (Gou Ayano) works as a scout, recruiting girls to work in the adult entertainment business. He movies to Yokohama from Shinjuku, Tokyo. He comes into conflict with Masaki Taki (Tadanobu Asano) who is the CEO of a scout company.
Directors:Kengo Hioki, Kotaro Tsukada, Yumiko Hioki, Akiteru Ito, Akihiko Naruse
Actors:Michael Haertlein, Jonathan Yi
Genres:Drama, Reality-TV, Comedy, News
Two best friends spent the last fifteen years touring the country in their performance art punk band. When one of them decides to quit, they both face deeper challenges than expected.
Directors:Mitsuki Takahata, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Yôsuke Eguchi, Doug Erholtz, Arata Furuta, Rie Kugimiya, Tomoya Maeno, Chris Niosi, Colleen O'Shaughnessey, Brina Palencia, Risa Shimizu, Wataru Takagi, Hideki Takahashi, Lex Wutas
Genres:Adventure, Fantasy, Comedy, Film-Noir, History, Animation
Kokone has university exams to prepare for, but instead she dozes off. Even when her father is unceremoniously arrested prior to the Tokyo Olympics and the family is hiding away a mystery or two she finds herself taking refuge in sleep where thrills await her. Could there be more to her dreams?
Directors:Mads Mikkelsen, Anna Mouglalis, Elena Morozova, Natacha Lindinger, Grigori Manoukov, Radivoje Bukvic, Nicolas Vaude, Anatole Taubman, Erick Desmarestz, Clara Guelblum, Maxime Daniélou, Sophie Hasson, Nikita Ponomarenko, Catherine Davenier, Olivier Claverie
Genres:Comedy, News, Crime
Paris 1913. Coco Chanel is infatuated with the rich and handsome Boy Capel, but she is also compelled by her work. Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring is about to be performed. The revolutionary dissonances of Igor's work parallel Coco's radical ideas. She wants to democratize women's fashion; he wants to redefine musical taste. Coco attends the scandalous first performance of The Rite in a chic white dress. The music and ballet are criticized as too modern, too foreign. Coco is moved but Igor is inconsolable. Paris 1920, Coco is newly wealthy and successful but grief-stricken after Boy's death in a car crash. Igor, following the Russian Revolution is now a penniless refugee living in exile in Paris. Coco is introduced to Igor by Diaghilev, impresario of the Ballets Russes. The attraction between them is instant and electric. Coco invites Igor along with his wife - now sick with consumption - together with his four children and a menagerie of birds to stay at her new villa, Bel ...
Directors:Tôma Ikuta, Masaki Okada, Chiaki Kuriyama, Nao Ohmori, Lily Franky, Charles Glover, Yusuke Hirayama, Kôji Kikkawa, Haruka Kinami, Tôri Matsuzaka, Lisa Oda, Kôji Ohkura, Kippei Shîna, Hiroshi Suzuki
Genres:Music, Animation, Documentary
Set in the late 21st century, an MRI scanner is introduced at the National Research Institute of Police Science's 9th Forensics Laboratory. The machine is able to scan the memories from ...
Directors:Kana Hanazawa, Ken'yû Horiuchi, Yuki Kaji, Kenta Miyake, Mamoru Miyano, Kazuya Nakai, Daisuke Ono, Takahiro Sakurai, Tomokazu Sugita, Jun'ichi Suwabe, Kazuhiro Yamaji
Actors:Hiroyuki Seshita, Kôbun Shizuno
Years into the future and the human race has been defeated several times by the new ruling force of the planet: "kaijus". And the ruler of that force is Godzilla, The King of the Monsters. Humanity is in such defeat, plans to leave the planet have been made, and several people have been chosen to look at a new planet to see if it is inhabitable. Realizing it's not, though, the human race resorts to plan B: to defeat Godzilla and take back their planet.
Directors:Miho Kanno, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Tatsuya Mihashi, Chieko Matsubara, Kyoko Fukada, Tsutomu Takeshige, Kayoko Kishimoto, Kanji Tsuda, Yûko Daike, Ren Osugi, Shimadayu Toyotake, Seisuke Tsurusawa, Minotaro Yoshida, Yoshida, Shôgo Shimizu
Three stories of undying love: Bound by a long red cord, a young couple wanders in search of something they have forgotten. An aging yakuza returns to the park where he used to meet his long-lost girlfriend. A disfigured pop star confronts the phenomenal devotion of her biggest fan.
Directors:Leah Dizon, Mika Hijii, Kazuhiko Inoue, Masaki Kyômoto, Miho Yoshida
The spirit of Kiba the Dark Makai Knight influenced everything since the beginning. Though he called himself a Makai Knight, Kiba was no different to a Horror. Kiba's spirit resides inside what was once a grey colored Makai Armor that's filled with the dark knowledge of Makai Power. As Barago absorbed Horror after Horror, Kiba eventually deformed into an organically pure black armor with a cape. Kiba assumed full control over his host upon Meisha's defeat by Kouga. Actor and musician Masaki Kyomoto reprises his role as psychologist and counselor Karune Ryuzaki, the disguise for villainous Makai Knight Barago who is later taken over by the Dark Makai Knight Kiba, from the original GARO television series in a film revealing the character's history as well as the character's actions during the television series prior to his final battle. Mika Hijii also reprises her role as Kaoru Mitsuki, the female lead of GARO and one of Ryuzaki's patients who Barago intends to use to revive the Horror...
Directors:Rika Adachi, Keita Machida, Haruka Shimazaki, Riho Takada
Sara is totally happy. The young actress gained her first little role in a play by the playhouse-baron Gota Nishikono. Sara admires the leading actresses Aoi and Kaori who are practicing hard every day. But then a staff member is found dead and while the police is investigating the situation, Aoi falls from a balcony and is taken to hospital. Due to her injuries she won't be able to play the leading role. So, in a hurry, Gota gives the part to Sara who is almost overwhelmed. But Sara has got to learn very soon, that having the leading role is not to her advantage. Because she is recognizing slowly that somebody or something is trying to end the production at all cost!
Directors:Paolo Andrea Di Pietro, Tatsuya Fujiwara, Toyotaka Hanazawa, Mitsuru Hirata, Anna Ishibashi, Hideaki Itô, Kôichi Iwaki, Ryô Iwamatsu, Kaho, Tôru Nakamura, Shûhei Nomura, Ryô Ryûsei, Taichi Saotome
Genres:Comedy, Music, Documentary
In 1995, five serial murder cases took place. Wataru Makimura took charge of the murder cases and tried to catch the serial killer. Due to the killer's trap, Wataru Makimura's superior was killed. The serial murder case has been unsolved to this date. 22 years later, a murder memoir "Watashi ga Satsujinhan desu" ("I am a Murderer") is published. The author describes himself as the killer responsible for the five unsolved serial murder cases. The author, Masato Sonezaki, has an attractive appearance and appears at a press conference for his newly published book.
Directors:Akira Emoto, Ryûzô Hayashi, Shôzô Hayashiya, Tamiyo Kusakari, Shioli Kutsuna, Shun Oguri, Kuranosuke Sasaki
A young boy named Guskou lives in the countryside with his parents and little sister. A string of droughts and other natural disasters tear the family apart, and Guskou is forced to leave home and seek his fortunes on his own. Driven by a desire to improve the quality of life of his poor countrymen, he eventually joins a group of scientists called the Ihatov Volcano Department; he takes part in scientific projects to fight the natural disasters that drove him from his home.
Directors:Kôichi Yamadera, Shun Oguri, Masami Nagasawa, Takayuki Yamada, Masaki Okada, Akari Hayami, Yûya Yagira, Kanna Hashimoto, Ryô Yoshizawa, Nanao, Masaki Suda, Hirofumi Arai, Kankurô Nakamura, Ken Yasuda, Tsuyoshi Muro
Genres:Adult, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Animation
In an era where aliens have invaded and taken over feudal Tokyo, a young samurai finds work however he can.
Directors:Rina Aikawa, Yui Aikawa, Kazuyoshi Akishima, Asami, Norman England, Hiroshi Fujita, Fukuten, Haruna, Yukihiro Haruzono, Hiroshi Hatakeyama, Yuria Hidaka, Ryôichi Inaba, Hideo Jôjô, Hidetoshi Kageyama, Amu Kamika
After a nuclear attack in Tokyo, the female population is attacked by infected males who have become sex-crazed zombies, hungry for human flesh. Officeworker Momoko and nurse Nozomi seek shelter in a Shinto Shrine, where they meet housewife Kanae and school girl Tamae. With no choices left to them, the group of girls decides to take a stand and arm themselves with assault rifles and explosives to fight off hordes of horny zombies. What is the secret to killing the zombies for good?
Ruo Lan meets at the local pool a young Japanese clock repairman: Ah Liang (played by Haruma Miura). Ah Liang is very shy and his mandarin still approximate. They fall in love. but Ruo Lan has twin sister, almost identical: Ru Mei (both played by Shi Shi Liu). Ru Lei is an actress, but since they are kids, they are used to interchange roles, as a game. Most of the scene are in Shanghai downtown, french quarter.
Directors:Sayaka Akimoto, Kanata Hongô, Udai Iwasaki, Yûki Kubota, Yusuke Makio, Hikaru Ohsawa, Yôsuke Saitô, Miyuki Torii, Yûki Yamada
Brother and sister are drawn into a thrilling game of survival, in which they use a bizarre device called SCM to turn others into their slaves.
Directors:Seizô Fukumoto, Chihiro Yamamoto, Masashi Gôda, Hirotarô Honda, Hisako Manda, Hana Ebise, Hidekazu Ichinose, Honoka Ishibashi, Chinu Izumi, Anna Kawashima, Tôru Kazama, Toshihiko Kido, Michihiro Kinoshita, Nenji Kobayashi, Masahiro Kobori
The film centers an aged movie extra who specializes to be killed in samurai movies without ever being lit by the limelight. Using Charlie Chaplin's film Limelight as an underlying theme, the admirable story of Seiichi Kamiyama dealing with a new generation and fading craftsmanship is told with melancholy and soul.
Directors:Yui Aikawa, Asami, Iona, Saya Kobayashi, Ayumi Kuroki, Takeshi Nakazawa, Alice Ozawa, Tomoaki Sandan
The zombies that arose after the nuclear outbreak are still high in numbers. The group of girls have lost some of their comrades and are fighting off the horny zombies to stay alive themselves. Can they stop the plague for once and for all?
Directors:Yui Aikawa, Maki Aoyama, Asami, Hiroshi Fujita, Fuzuki, Yutaka Ikejima, Iona, Hiroyuki Kaneko, Saya Kobayashi, Ayumi Kuroki, Riri Kôda, Riko Matsui, Takeshi Nakazawa, Ami Onizuka, Alice Ozawa
After a nuclear attack, a strange virus has turned 90% of the male population of the world into lust-filled zombies. However, in Akihabara, Japan, some males have been found who are uninfected. This small group of healthy men decides to team up with the Zombies to satisfy their own carnal desires. The women survivors must now band together and fight to survive in post-apocalyptic Japan!
Directors:Masataka Kubota, Fumika Shimizu, Nobuyuki Suzuki, Hiyori Sakurada, Yû Aoi, Shôko Aida, Minosuke Bandô, Duncan, Seika Furuhata, Kenta Hamano, Kunio Murai, Nozomi Sasaki, Shun'ya Shiraishi, Shuntarô Yanagi, Yô Ôizumi
Genres:Adult, Comedy, Biography, Documentary
A Tokyo college student is attacked by a ghoul, a superpowered human who feeds on human flesh. He survives, but has become part ghoul and becomes a fugitive on the run.
Directors:Shima Iwashita, Masao Kusakari, Rie Yokoyama, Chôichirô Kawarasaki, Kenzô Kawarasaki, Yoshi Katô, Jun Hamamura, Tsuchimi Kurata, Teishiro Nishijima, Mitsugu Fujita, Tadashi Yoshizumi, Mayumi Kyô, Akio Marubayashi, Akemi Harada, Yôko Shibata
Genres:Comedy, History, Horror
A freestyle, imagined telling of the life of shaman queen Himiko, who falls in love with her half-brother, making her powers weaken thus putting her position to risk.
Directors:Yutaka Aoyama, Miho Arakawa, John Eric Bentley, Johnny Yong Bosch, Robbie Daymond, Dorothy Elias-Fahn, Junya Enoki, Doug Erholtz, Tom Fahn, Anna Garduno, Natsuki Hanae, Kyle Hebert, Kate Higgins, Hiroaki Hirata, Yoshimasa Hosoya
Genres:Adult, Adventure, Fantasy
After seeing Meicoomon's abrupt transformation and killing of Leomon, Agumon and the other Digimon are kept isolated in Koushiro's office in order to prevent them from infection, but signs of infection begin to appear in Patamon.
Directors:Reiko Hayama, Noriko Kijima, Yuki Mamiya, Kanako Mochida, Nami Motoyama, Shungiku Uchida, Mika Yano, Haruna Yoshizumi
Genres:Drama, Comedy, Crime
The movie is at a torture club within a prestigious female high school; Right after Yuzuki Muto (Noriko Kijima) entered school, she becomes a member of the Torture Club. The club trains students secretly to enter military and police fields as interrogation experts. Senior student Aoi Funaki (Haruna Yoshizumi), who is a member of the club, tortures members including Yuzuki Muto.
Directors:Munetaka Aoki, Yuma Asami, Denden, Masashi Gôda, Kyoko Hinami, Miki Hirama, Yusuke Hirayama, Hiro, Akari Hoshino, Yuki Kazamatsuri, Kurochan, Marieme Massaly, Nana Nanaumi, Makoto Nonomura, Yu Tokui
Genres:Adventure, Drama, Comedy
The mad journey of a rebellious princess who ventures to work at a brothel to find the tattooed intruder she met on a fateful night.
Directors:Narimi Arimori, Seiji Chihara, Kôsei Katô, Reisa Maekawa, Akaji Maro, Jinta Nishizawa, Shogen, Naoto Takenaka
Genres:Family, Comedy, Documentary
A middle-aged yakuza, Sanada claims that the problematic daughter of his boss, Yui is his biological daughter. He kidnaps Yui and locks her up in order to teach her how to be a good educated girl.
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