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Mighty Uke (2011)

Mighty Uke (2011)

Mighty Uke (2011)
IMDb: 7.5
76 min

Mighty Uke travels the world to discover why so many people of different nations, cultures, ages and musical tastes are turning to the ukulele to express themselves, connect with the…

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KT (2002)

KT (2002)

KT (2002)
IMDb: 6.2
138 min

This movie is a political/espionage thriller, based on a real kidnapping incident of Korean politician, Kim Dae-Jun.

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Make Believe (2011)

Make Believe (2011)

Make Believe (2011)
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

A coming of age journey set in the quirky subculture of magic, this film follows six of the world’s best young magicians as they battle for the title of Teen…

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Homunculus (2021)

Homunculus (2021)

Homunculus (2021)
IMDb: 5.6
115 min

A homeless man meets a medical school student who pays him to volunteer for a surgical procedure known as trepanation, drilling a hole in his skull, which ends up giving…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Spark (2017)

Spark (2017)

Spark (2017)
IMDb: 6.3
121 min

Tokunaga is an unpopular comedian. He meets a senior comedian, Kamiya, who holds a strong faith in comedy. They struggle to move forward as comedians.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Golgo 13: The Professional (1983)

Golgo 13: The Professional (1983)

Golgo 13: The Professional (1983)
IMDb: 6.8
91 min

Indestructible to his enemies and irresistible to women, the professional assassin codenamed Golgo 13 is shrouded in mystery and anonymity. If you’re on his hit list, you’re already dead. Always…

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Top Stripper (1982)

Top Stripper (1982)

Top Stripper (1982)
IMDb: 5.3
67 min

In this irreverent take on a coming-of-age story, young man Yoichi (Kensuke Miyawaki) falls head-over-heels in love with Gloria (Kaori Okamoto), who works at the local strip joint. Innocent Yoichi…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Le Moulin (2017)

Le Moulin (2017)

Le Moulin (2017)
IMDb: 7.0
160 min

Poetry, literature, painting and old film clips converge in this lyrical, unusually designed film essay about Le Moulin, the Taiwanese poets’ collective which protested in the 1930s against the cultural…

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Genre: Documentary
Miss Hokusai (2015)

Miss Hokusai (2015)

Miss Hokusai (2015)
IMDb: 6.7
93 min

The time: 1814. The place: Edo, now known as Tokyo. A much accomplished artist of his time and now in his mid-fifties, Tetsuzo can boast clients from all over Japan,…

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Tag (2015)

Tag (2015)

Tag (2015)
IMDb: 6.1
85 min

Female highs school students, including Mitsuko, Keiko and Izumi, become the targets of ghosts with various appearances including a groom with a pig’s face and female teacher with a machine…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Ultraman Geed the Movie: Connect! The Wishes!! (2018)

Ultraman Geed the Movie: Connect! The Wishes!! (2018)

Ultraman Geed the Movie: Connect! The Wishes!! (2018)
IMDb: 7.1
70 min

The Giant Artificial Brain Gilbaris is trying to eliminate all intellectual life forms throughout the universe. Ultraman Geed confronts the harsh fate against a mighty enemy who withstands the power…

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Night of the Felines (1972)

Night of the Felines (1972)

Night of the Felines (1972)
IMDb: 5.3
70 min

Set in a Shinjuku bathhouse brothel, the film uncovers the sexual eccentricities of everyday people. Focusing on three female sex workers, the colorful, unpredictable look into the hidden underbelly of…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Poem (1972)

Poem (1972)

Poem (1972)
IMDb: 7.0
119 min

The young houseboy in Uta wakes up every night to patrol the house of a teacher with a flashlight. He leads an austere life of meditation and he focuses his…

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Genre: Drama
Girls & Panzer: The Movie (2015)

Girls & Panzer: The Movie (2015)

Girls & Panzer: The Movie (2015)
IMDb: 7.4
119 min

The theatrical version of the Girls und Panzer TV anime. According to the “The Ibaraki Shimbun” paper, the movie is a direct sequel to the TV anime.

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Cocolors (2017)

Cocolors (2017)

Cocolors (2017)
IMDb: 6.1
45 min

Aki isn’t a brave little boy, but he’s dedicated nonetheless to safeguarding his sickly, mute friend Fuyu. They and their little gang live deep underground, in the concrete warrens to…

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Nobody (2021)

Nobody (2021)

Nobody (2021)
IMDb: 7.4
92 min

Hutch Mansell, a suburban dad, overlooked husband, nothing neighbor — a “nobody.” When two thieves break into his home one night, Hutch’s unknown long-simmering rage is ignited and propels him…

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Yokohama BJ Blues (1981)

Yokohama BJ Blues (1981)

Yokohama BJ Blues (1981)
IMDb: 6.8
112 min

Former blues singer turned private eye, BJ becomes involved in a dangerous gang business.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Rex: A Dinosaur’s Story (1993)

Rex: A Dinosaur’s Story (1993)

Rex: A Dinosaur’s Story (1993)
IMDb: 5.4
106 min

A young girl befriends an infant T-rex after her palentologist father nurtures a lair of lost dinosaur eggs.

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Genre: Adventure, Family
Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel III. Spring Song (2020)

Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel III. Spring Song (2020)

Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel III. Spring Song (2020)
IMDb: 8.1
120 min

As Sakura drowns in the murky darkness of the sins she has committed, Shirou’s vow to protect her at all costs leads him into a raging battle to put an…

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Breakfast and Dinner (2013)

Breakfast and Dinner (2013)

Breakfast and Dinner (2013)
IMDb: N/A
102 min

High school student Takumi lives with his two mothers in a beautiful house in Tokyo. Moving into a house across the street is Sora and her two fathers. One day…

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Genre: Drama
Lost Chapter of Snow: Passion (1985)

Lost Chapter of Snow: Passion (1985)

Lost Chapter of Snow: Passion (1985)
IMDb: 6.8
100 min

This dazzling portrait of an orphaned girl at several stages of her life, from childhood to adulthood, opens with one of the most famous long takes in Japanese cinema, a…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Doraemon: New Nobita’s Great Demon – Peko and the Exploration Party of Five (2014)

Doraemon: New Nobita’s Great Demon – Peko and the Exploration Party of Five (2014)

Doraemon: New Nobita’s Great Demon – Peko and the Exploration Party of Five (2014)
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

The film starts with Gian seeing some like spirit and it asks him to accomplish a task. The story starts when a stray dogs are searching some foods in the…

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Grasshopper (2015)

Grasshopper (2015)

Grasshopper (2015)
IMDb: 5.5
119 min

Movie contains the stories of three people: Suzuki (Toma Ikuta), Kujira (Tadanobu Asano) and Semi (Ryosuke Yamada). Suzuki is a former middle school teacher. His girlfriend was killed, which led…

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Genre: Thriller
Tokyo Sunrise (2015)

Tokyo Sunrise (2015)

Tokyo Sunrise (2015)
IMDb: 5.4
81 min

Ren has trouble accepting the death of Kaoru, his best friend growing up. When he finds a painting of a woman that Kaoru left behind, he begins a journey to…

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Genre: Drama
Cyborg She (2008)

Cyborg She (2008)

Cyborg She (2008)
IMDb: 7.0
115 min

Cyborg She follows the burgeoning romance between an ordinary college student and his sassy love interest – who happens to be a time-traveling cyborg with superhuman powers. One day, a…

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The Emperor in August (2015)

The Emperor in August (2015)

The Emperor in August (2015)
IMDb: 6.6
135 min

In July 1945, during the end of World War II, Japan is forced to accept the Potsdam Declaration. A cabinet meeting has continued through days and nights, but a decision…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
All Monsters Attack (1969)

All Monsters Attack (1969)

All Monsters Attack (1969)
IMDb: 3.9
70 min

Ichiro Miki is a child living in the industrial district of Kawasaki, where his parents’ constant struggle to make ends meet often leaves the schoolboy alone. Constantly teased by a…

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My Korean Teacher (2016)

My Korean Teacher (2016)

My Korean Teacher (2016)
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

Young-Ung was dumped by his girlfriend. While he is in Okinawa, Japan on a business trip, the company he works for goes bankrupt. Sakura is a single mother and works…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Ramen Heads (2017)

Ramen Heads (2017)

Ramen Heads (2017)
IMDb: 7.1
93 min

In Ramen Heads, Osamu Tomita, Japan’s reigning king of ramen, takes us deep into his world, revealing every single step of his obsessive approach to creating the perfect soup and…

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Genre: Documentary
Make a Bow and Kiss (2017)

Make a Bow and Kiss (2017)

Make a Bow and Kiss (2017)
IMDb: 5.9
99 min

Mikami Yota is smitten with the archery of his older schoolmate Kishimoto, a high school senior who heads the archery club. Mikami clumsily conveys his ardent feelings to An, and…

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Genre: Romance
Machine (2019)

Machine (2019)

Machine (2019)
IMDb: 6.2
86 min

If machines can be smarter than people, is humanity really anything special?

Genre: Documentary
Howling Village (2020)

Howling Village (2020)

Howling Village (2020)
IMDb: 4.8
108 min

Many horror stories exist about Inunaki Village. The village is now completely deserted. Kanae is a clinical psychologist, who can see spirits. Her older brother Yuma and Yuma’s girlfriend Akina…

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Genre: Horror
Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist (1976)

Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist (1976)

Sister Street Fighter: Fifth Level Fist (1976)
IMDb: 5.6
77 min

Kiku Nakakawa, the only daughter of an old kimono shop owner in Kyoto, is enthusiastic about karate. To help her friend Michi avenge her brother, she sneaks into a movie…

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Genre: Action, Crime
Mastermind (1969)

Mastermind (1969)

Mastermind (1969)
IMDb: 4.7
86 min

Zero Mostel plays an inspector on the trail of criminals who have captured a robot called Chatze(sp?) played by Felix Silas. The inspector has delusions that he is a great…

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Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Oxen Split Torturing (1976)

Oxen Split Torturing (1976)

Oxen Split Torturing (1976)
IMDb: 5.7
80 min

Two short stories set in Edo during the Shogun era. 1 – During a time when Christians are persecuted vehemently, Iori falls in love with young Christian girl. When she…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
The Asadas! (2020)

The Asadas! (2020)

The Asadas! (2020)
IMDb: 7.5
127 min

Masashi (Kazunari Ninomiya) is a photographer. He has his parents and an older brother Yukihiro (Satoshi Tsumabuki). Through the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami, Masashi begins to take staged photos…

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Genre: Drama, Family
009-1: The End of the Beginning (2013)

009-1: The End of the Beginning (2013)

009-1: The End of the Beginning (2013)
IMDb: 4.6
82 min

Marking the 75th anniversary of his birth, Shotaro Ishinomori’s classic spy heroine manga “009-1” has been adapted into a live-action motion picture for the first time ever.

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Hana and Alice (2004)

Hana and Alice (2004)

Hana and Alice (2004)
IMDb: 7.3
135 min

Two teenage best pals attracted to the same boy end up scrambling his life after he walks into a door and is knocked unconscious.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Wisdom Tooth (2018)

Wisdom Tooth (2018)

Wisdom Tooth (2018)
IMDb: N/A
54 min

Wisdom Tooth – In Japanese, I write “I do not know my parents”. Unlike the beginning of infant teething, parents never know the beginning of this tooth. One day, a…

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Genre: Uncategorized
Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)

Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)

Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)
IMDb: 6.9
96 min

A ship runs aground on a mysterious atoll leading to an investigation by insurance representative Kusanagi, who discovers an ancient bead that he gives to his daughter Asagi. Meanwhile, ornithologist…

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