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Hit Woman (1985)

Hit Woman (1985)

Hit Woman (1985)
IMDb: 5.9
69

Gritty softcore thriller about a female assassin brutally victimized in her past and her target, who turns out to be her long lost lover. Can they escape their world of…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Lucky Adventurer Oda Nobunaga (1959)

Lucky Adventurer Oda Nobunaga (1959)

Lucky Adventurer Oda Nobunaga (1959)
IMDb: 6.8
95

Oda Nobunaga (1534–1582) was a major daimyo during the Warring State period of Japanese history. He was the second son of Oda Nobuhide, a deputy military governor with land holdings…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Island Closest to Heaven (1984)

The Island Closest to Heaven (1984)

The Island Closest to Heaven (1984)
IMDb: 6.2
102

A high school girl travels to the island of New Caledonia and has magical adventures.

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Genre: Drama
His Motorbike, Her Island (1986)

His Motorbike, Her Island (1986)

His Motorbike, Her Island (1986)
IMDb: 7.3
90

After a series of chance meetings a shiftless motorbike enthusiast Ko begins a romance with a carefree girl Miyo, after teaching her to ride. When Miyo proves herself a biker…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
School Meals Time Graduation (2022)

School Meals Time Graduation (2022)

School Meals Time Graduation (2022)
IMDb: N/A
104

Teacher Amarida (Ichihara Hayato) has been transferred to a new school and is still crazy about school lunches. He gets the shock of his life when school lunches are made…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ju-on: The Curse (2000)

Ju-on: The Curse (2000)

Ju-on: The Curse (2000)
IMDb: 6.9
70

In a jealous rage, a man kills his wife and son in their home, and everyone who visits falls prey to a terrible curse.

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Ju-on: The Curse 2 (2000)

Ju-on: The Curse 2 (2000)

Ju-on: The Curse 2 (2000)
IMDb: 6.0
76

On his request, the sensitive sister of a real estate agent visits a house he intends to put on sell, only to cross paths with its resident curse.

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Female Teacher: In Front of the Students (1982)

Female Teacher: In Front of the Students (1982)

Female Teacher: In Front of the Students (1982)
IMDb: 5.7
69

The lovely Reiko has taken a new teaching job at a creepy old high school. She is an extremely attractive woman and the young students in her class have fallen…

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
The Fable (2019)

The Fable (2019)

The Fable (2019)
IMDb: 6.5
123

The Fable is a legendary yakuza hitman equal to none—but his boss orders him and his sultry associate to lay low and learn how to live a “normal life” in…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
A Family (2021)

A Family (2021)

A Family (2021)
IMDb: 7.0
136

A story of yakuza family from 1999 to 2019. Kenji Yamamoto’s father died from using a stimulant drug. His life fell into desperation. Kenji Yamamoto then joined a crime syndicate….

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Ghost Book Obakezukan (2022)

Ghost Book Obakezukan (2022)

Ghost Book Obakezukan (2022)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

The forbidden book that will make any wish come true “The Ghostly Book of Books”. However, in order to make your wish come true you have to go through a…

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Genre: Fantasy
Premonition (2004)

Premonition (2004)

Premonition (2004)
IMDb: 6.2
95

While stopped at a roadside phone booth for transmitting his work through Internet to the university, Professor Hideki Satomi finds a scrap of newspaper with the picture of his five…

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Genre: Horror
Strega (2019)

Strega (2019)

Strega (2019)
IMDb: N/A
85

Japan’s government has enacted federal restrictions on superhero activity through special ID cards developed by tech conglomerate, Vector, for monitoring and tracking. Soma Kusanagi, a part-time superhero and full-time social…

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Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Adrift in Tokyo (2007)

Adrift in Tokyo (2007)

Adrift in Tokyo (2007)
IMDb: 7.3
101

A thug offers to pay a law student’s gambling debt if the student will accompany him on a trip across Tokyo.

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Genre: Comedy
Our Huff and Puff Journey (2015)

Our Huff and Puff Journey (2015)

Our Huff and Puff Journey (2015)
IMDb: 6.2
91

Four female high school students in Fukuoka are big fans of Japanese rock band “CreepHyp.” They decide to go to Tokyo to attend their concert.

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Genre: Comedy
The Ghost of the Hunchback (1965)

The Ghost of the Hunchback (1965)

The Ghost of the Hunchback (1965)
IMDb: 6.5
81

A hunchbacked caretaker presides over a forlorn mansion inhabited by the ghosts of his previous masters. An unbelieving trio (a doctor, his assistant and his niece) fail to heed the…

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Fortuna’s Eye (2019)

Fortuna’s Eye (2019)

Fortuna’s Eye (2019)
IMDb: 6.2
110

Shinichiro Kiyama is completely alone in the world. One day, he realizes he possesses “Fortuna’s Eye”, an ability through which people whose death is drawing near appear transparent to him….

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Genre: Fantasy, Romance
The Forest of Wool and Steel (2018)

The Forest of Wool and Steel (2018)

The Forest of Wool and Steel (2018)
IMDb: 6.2
134

High school student Naoki Tomura grew up in a remote area in Hokkaido. He meets piano tuner Soichiro Itadori in school and eventually decides to work at Itadori’s musical instrument…

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Genre: Drama, Music
Hell’s Garden (2021)

Hell’s Garden (2021)

Hell’s Garden (2021)
IMDb: 6.4
102

Naoko Tanaka is a 26-year-old office lady (OL). Her job is typical, but her workplace has fierce fights among different cliques. Other OLs are absorbed in the daily clique fighting….

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Genre: Action, Comedy
Little Nights, Little Love (2019)

Little Nights, Little Love (2019)

Little Nights, Little Love (2019)
IMDb: 6.2
119

Sato is an employee conducting a survey in front of Sendai Station. Saki takes the survey and the two ultimately become a couple. 10 years later, Sato proposes to Saki…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Kingdom 2: Far and Away (2022)

Kingdom 2: Far and Away (2022)

Kingdom 2: Far and Away (2022)
IMDb: 7.3
134

It follows a young man who dreams of becoming a general and Ying Zheng, whose goal is unification.

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Ju-on: Black Ghost (2009)

Ju-on: Black Ghost (2009)

Ju-on: Black Ghost (2009)
IMDb: 5.2
60

There is a darkness in Fukie’s body that grows and spreads to all who touch her life.

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Genre: Fantasy, Horror
My Broken Mariko (2022)

My Broken Mariko (2022)

My Broken Mariko (2022)
IMDb: N/A
85

Shiino one day finds out that her best friend Mariko has committed suicide. After snatching Mariko’s urn from her abusive father, Shiino heads to Marigaoka Cape, a place Mariko always…

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Genre: Drama
Maiko Haaaan!!! (2007)

Maiko Haaaan!!! (2007)

Maiko Haaaan!!! (2007)
IMDb: 6.3
120

Kimihiko Onizuka is a salaryman infatuated with maiko (apprentice geisha) and whose greatest goal in life is to play a party game called “yakyuken” with one.

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Genre: Comedy
Double Layered Town / Making a Song to Replace Our Positions (2021)

Double Layered Town / Making a Song to Replace Our Positions (2021)

Double Layered Town / Making a Song to Replace Our Positions (2021)
IMDb: N/A
79

After the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011, Komori Haruka and Seo Natsumi chose to live and film in Rikuzentakata. This work is a visual record of four…

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Genre: Drama
Leaving on the 15th Spring (2013)

Leaving on the 15th Spring (2013)

Leaving on the 15th Spring (2013)
IMDb: 7.2
114

Junior high school student Yuna lives with her father Toshiharu. Her mother Akemi moved to Naha when her older sister entered high school, and Yuna is worried about her father’s…

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Genre: Drama
Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)

Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)

Suzaki Paradise: Red Light District (1956)
IMDb: 7.4
81

A jobless young couple, Yoshigi and Tsutue, wind up at the outskirts of the Suzaki red-light district in Tokyo. Tsutue talks her way into a job pouring sake for male…

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Genre: Drama
BL Metamorphosis (2022)

BL Metamorphosis (2022)

BL Metamorphosis (2022)
IMDb: N/A
118

Ichinoi, a 75-year-old woman living a peaceful life, unwittingly buys a Boy’s Love manga one day…and is fascinated by what she finds inside. When she returns to the bookstore to…

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Genre: Romance
Sorry (2002)

Sorry (2002)

Sorry (2002)
IMDb: 7.0
103

Twelve year old Sei has hit puberty and is quickly becoming sexually aware, sometimes not as privately as he’d like; erections in school and other inopportune times plague him. He…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Capone Cries a Lot (1985)

Capone Cries a Lot (1985)

Capone Cries a Lot (1985)
IMDb: 6.4
130

Umiemon is a naniwa-bushi singer who travels with his wife to the United States in hopes of achieving fame and fortune.

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Genre: Action, Comedy
The Seburi Story (1985)

The Seburi Story (1985)

The Seburi Story (1985)
IMDb: 6.7
125

The culturally isolated, nomadic Seburi people of western Japan are the subject of this tragedy about a few of the community’s members who especially experience difficulties as modern Japan encroaches…

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Genre: N/A
Wolf Girl (2005)

Wolf Girl (2005)

Wolf Girl (2005)
IMDb: 7.6
107

When a new, smart and sweet Tokyo girl, Rumiko, starts at a rural elementary school, Akira finds himself smitten, like every other male pupil. Newcomer’s popularity is contrasted with the…

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Genre: Drama
The Shy Deceiver (1968)

The Shy Deceiver (1968)

The Shy Deceiver (1968)
IMDb: 6.9
90

A young thug wanna-be yakuza falls in love with a country girl.

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Genre: Comedy
Junk Food (1998)

Junk Food (1998)

Junk Food (1998)
IMDb: 6.0
82

Junk Food consists of four intertwining stories. The first and fourth sections show the morning routine of an blind, old Japanese woman, waking up, buying bread and milk, praying at…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
A Morning of Farewell (2021)

A Morning of Farewell (2021)

A Morning of Farewell (2021)
IMDb: 5.8
119

Sawako worked as an emergency physician at a university hospital. Due to to a situation, she returns to her father Tatsuro’s home in Ishikawa Prefecture. She then begins to work…

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Genre: Family
Early Spring Story (1985)

Early Spring Story (1985)

Early Spring Story (1985)
IMDb: 6.7
96

A university student Hitomi falls in love with a middle-aged man Okawa, who was the lover of her deceased mother. Hitomi’s feelings shift back and forth as she is not…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Yes, I Can’t Swim (2022)

Yes, I Can’t Swim (2022)

Yes, I Can’t Swim (2022)
IMDb: N/A
113

Yuji Takanashi is a university philosophy professor who can’t swim. Making awkward justifications to himself about the relationship between water and people, still he decides on the spur of the…

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Genre: Drama
Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)

Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)

Mobile Suit Gundam I (1981)
IMDb: 7.1
139

In the year Universal Century 0079, humans have colonized the area of space lying in between the Earth and the moon. However the ambitious Zabi family, rulers of the Duchy…

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A Slope in the Sun (1958)

A Slope in the Sun (1958)

A Slope in the Sun (1958)
IMDb: 7.4
209

The young Takako Kuramoto has come to Tokyo to study and starts working for the rich Tashiro family as tutor of the daughter, Kumiko, while she receives attention from her…

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Genre: Drama
Zatoichi’s Cane Sword (1967)

Zatoichi’s Cane Sword (1967)

Zatoichi’s Cane Sword (1967)
IMDb: 7.5
93

Zatoichi comes upon the town of Tonda, overrun by gangsters. Using one of his favorite techniques, Zatoichi proceeds to win 8 ryo in a rigged gambling game. Of course, the…

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