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Return of Daimajin (1966)

Return of Daimajin (1966)

Return of Daimajin (1966)
IMDb: 6.4
79 min

The tyrannical Lord Danjo Mikoshiba covets the rich, fertile lands surrounding Lake Yakumo. During a memorial ceremony for the late Chigusa lord, Mikoshiba launches an attack, overthrowing the honorable Lord…

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Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Daimajin Strikes Again (1966)

Daimajin Strikes Again (1966)

Daimajin Strikes Again (1966)
IMDb: 6.2
87 min

In a mountainous region of Japan, Lord Arakawa kidnaps the men of nearby villages to use as slave labor, producing gunpowder from his sulfur pits. A band of young boys…

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Genre: Drama, Fantasy
The Sword of Doom (1966)

The Sword of Doom (1966)

The Sword of Doom (1966)
IMDb: 8.0
120 min

Ryunosuke, a gifted swordsman plying his trade during the turbulent final days of Shogunate rule, has no moral code and kills without remorse. It’s a way of life that leads…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)
IMDb: 5.5
83 min

Searching for his brother, Ryota stows away on a boat belonging to a criminal alongside two other teenagers. The group shipwrecks on Letchi island and discover the Infant Island natives…

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Terror Beneath the Sea (1966)

Terror Beneath the Sea (1966)

Terror Beneath the Sea (1966)
IMDb: 4.8
79 min

While covering a test of guided torpedoes, two reporters believe they see what appears to be a strange-looking swimming creature. They investigate the matter further and discover that there is…

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A Midsummer’s Fantasia (2014)

A Midsummer’s Fantasia (2014)

A Midsummer’s Fantasia (2014)
IMDb: 6.7
96 min

A Korean Film director, Kim Taehoon plans to shoot his new film in a small local city called Gojo, Japan. He travels with his assistant director, Park Mijeong to do…

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Genre: Drama
Lupin the Third: Jigen’s Gravestone (2014)

Lupin the Third: Jigen’s Gravestone (2014)

Lupin the Third: Jigen’s Gravestone (2014)
IMDb: 7.3
51 min

Lupin & Jigen have their sights set on a treasure called the Little Comet, which is located in the heavily fortified country of East Doroa. During the heist, Jigen is…

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Flight 7500 (2014)

Flight 7500 (2014)

Flight 7500 (2014)
IMDb: 4.8
80 min

Flight 7500 departs Los Angeles International Airport bound for Tokyo. As the overnight flight makes its way over the Pacific Ocean during its ten-hour course, the passengers encounter what appears…

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Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher (2014)

Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher (2014)

Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher (2014)
IMDb: 5.8
83 min

When the Punisher takes out a black-market weapons dealer, he stumbles upon a far-reaching terrorist plot devised by a group known as Leviathan.

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The Bird People in China (1998)

The Bird People in China (1998)

The Bird People in China (1998)
IMDb: 7.5
118 min

Wada (Masahiro Motoki), a salary man, is enlisted to venture off to China to investigate a potential Jade mine. After his arrival, Wada encounters a violent, yet sentimental, yakuza (Renji…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama
Giants and Toys (1958)

Giants and Toys (1958)

Giants and Toys (1958)
IMDb: 7.3
95 min

Nishi is an advertising executive for a caramel company that is planning to launch a new product, in fierce competition with two other companies.

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Genre: Comedy
United Red Army (2007)

United Red Army (2007)

United Red Army (2007)
IMDb: 7.1
190 min

The film is told in three acts, beginning with a historical background of Japan’s student movement of the 1960s and early 1970s, mostly using archive footage and a narrator. The…

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Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (2014)

Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (2014)

Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (2014)
IMDb: 7.6
138 min

Kenshin has settled into his new life with Kaoru and his other friends when he is approached with a request from the Meiji government. Makoto Shishio, a former assassin like…

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Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary (2014)

Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary (2014)

Saint Seiya: Legend of Sanctuary (2014)
IMDb: 5.4
93 min

Warriors called “Saints” are the champions of hope who have always appeared since the Age of Myth whenever evil threatens the world. In this present day story, many years since…

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Tokyo Drifter (1966)

Tokyo Drifter (1966)

Tokyo Drifter (1966)
IMDb: 7.2
82 min

After yakuza boss Kurata dissolves his own criminal empire, a rival kingpin offers a position to Kurata’s top operative, Tetsuya “Phoenix Tetsu” Hondo. When the fiercely loyal Tetsu declines, Otsuka…

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Genre: Action, Crime
The Catch (1983)

The Catch (1983)

The Catch (1983)
IMDb: 7.0
140 min

A young man tries to overcome the hostility of his girlfriend’s father, a tuna fisherman, by getting the father to teach him the trade’s secrets.

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Genre: Drama
The Warped Ones (1960)

The Warped Ones (1960)

The Warped Ones (1960)
IMDb: 7.0
75 min

A juvenile delinquent gets out of the pen and immediately embarks on a rampage of untethered anger, most of it directed at the girlfriend of the journalist who helped send…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Puppets Under Starry Skies (1978)

Puppets Under Starry Skies (1978)

Puppets Under Starry Skies (1978)
IMDb: 5.3
99 min

A young Japanese man finds himself in the company of a strange, effeminate gay man and a girl with a seedy sexual history and who even now is pregnant again….

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Genre: Drama
Zentai (2013)

Zentai (2013)

Zentai (2013)
IMDb: 6.1
132 min

An omnibus collection of six short films the stories are the result of skull sessions at workshops lead by writer and director Ryosuke Hashiguchi. The film depicts body-length tight fetishists…

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Genre: Comedy
An Inlet of Muddy Water (1953)

An Inlet of Muddy Water (1953)

An Inlet of Muddy Water (1953)
IMDb: 7.3
104 min

Three short tales from stories by Ichiyo Higuchi. In one, a young woman is degraded by her family after an arranged marriage. Another deals with the troubles heaped upon a…

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Genre: Drama, History
Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014)

Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014)

Little Forest: Summer/Autumn (2014)
IMDb: 7.7
111 min

Abandoned by her mother, young Ichiko leaves her life in the city to live off the land in Komori, a small town nestled among the mountains in rural Japan. Despite…

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Genre: Drama
Space Brothers: Number Zero (2014)

Space Brothers: Number Zero (2014)

Space Brothers: Number Zero (2014)
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

Prequel to the TV anime series, revolving around the “origin of the dream.”

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Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer (2018)

Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer (2018)

Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer (2018)
IMDb: 6.3
115 min

After a sudden explosion at Edge of Ocean island in Tokyo, Tōru Amuro, codename Zero, begins to investigate. Meanwhile, private eye Kogorō is arrested as a suspect, so Conan Edogawa…

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Giovanni’s Island (2014)

Giovanni’s Island (2014)

Giovanni’s Island (2014)
IMDb: 7.4
102 min

In the aftermath of the most devastating conflict mankind had ever experienced, the tiny island of Shikotan became part of the Sakhalin Oblast… and on the unhealed border in this…

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Cathedrals of Culture (2014)

Cathedrals of Culture (2014)

Cathedrals of Culture (2014)
IMDb: 6.9
165 min

“If buildings could talk, what would they say about us?” CATHEDRALS OF CULTURE offers six startling responses. This 3D film project about the soul of buildings allows six iconic and…

Genre: Documentary
Detective Conan: Dimensional Sniper (2014)

Detective Conan: Dimensional Sniper (2014)

Detective Conan: Dimensional Sniper (2014)
IMDb: 6.8
110 min

A vicious sniper has appeared in Tokyo, rendering the people too scared to go outside, once again it’s up to Conan to figure out the meaning behind the killings and…

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Fatal Beauty (1987)

Fatal Beauty (1987)

Fatal Beauty (1987)
IMDb: 5.4
104 min

Rita Rizzoli is a narcotics cop with a plethora of disguises. When a drug shipment is hijacked, the thieves don’t know that the drug is unusually pure and packs of…

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Broken Pieces (2014)

Broken Pieces (2014)

Broken Pieces (2014)
IMDb: 6.4
88 min

Kaede is fed up with routine chores at her workplace and the relationship with her boyfriend. Her mood brightens when Takuya, with whom she and her brother Ryuta were befriended…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Samurai Sensei (2018)

Samurai Sensei (2018)

Samurai Sensei (2018)
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

Hanpeita Takeichi, a samurai, finds that he has travelled through time to modern-day Japan. He’s taken in by an old man who runs a cram school, and begins to work…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Inflatable Sex Doll of the Wastelands (1967)

Inflatable Sex Doll of the Wastelands (1967)

Inflatable Sex Doll of the Wastelands (1967)
IMDb: 5.7
85 min

A wealthy real estate investor receives a film showing the rape and murder of his girlfriend. He hires a private detective, and shows him the film– which he criticizes for…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Son of Godzilla (1967)

Son of Godzilla (1967)

Son of Godzilla (1967)
IMDb: 5.3
84 min

Reporter Goro Maki stumbles upon scientists conducting weather experiments on Sollgel Island in the South Seas. He discovers the island is inhabited by giant mantids and a woman named Saeko…

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Branded to Kill (1967)

Branded to Kill (1967)

Branded to Kill (1967)
IMDb: 7.3
91 min

After botching his latest assignment, a third-ranked Japanese hit man becomes the target of another assassin.

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Genre: Action, Crime
True Mothers (2020)

True Mothers (2020)

True Mothers (2020)
IMDb: 6.8
140 min

After a long and unsuccessful struggle to get pregnant, convinced by the discourse of an adoption association, Satoko and her husband decide to adopt a baby boy. A few years…

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Genre: Drama
Wife! Be Like a Rose! (1935)

Wife! Be Like a Rose! (1935)

Wife! Be Like a Rose! (1935)
IMDb: 7.5
74 min

Kimiko, a Tokyo white-collar working girl, lives with her serious, intellectual, haiku-writing mother. Kimiko seeks to marry her boyfriend but needs her absent father to act as the go-between and…

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Genre: Drama
Stigmatized Properties (2020)

Stigmatized Properties (2020)

Stigmatized Properties (2020)
IMDb: 4.7
111 min

Yamano Yamame, an entertainer who can’t sell, is unreasonably told by his seniors that he should live in the accident property because he will put it on TV, and he…

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Genre: Horror
The Mourning Forest (2007)

The Mourning Forest (2007)

The Mourning Forest (2007)
IMDb: 6.8
97 min

A caregiver at a small retirement home takes one of her patients for a drive to the country, but the two wind up stranded in a forest where they embark…

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Genre: Drama
R100 (2013)

R100 (2013)

R100 (2013)
IMDb: 6.0
99 min

Ruthless dominatrixes pursue a mild-mannered salesman who wants to get out of his unbreakable contract with a secret bondage club.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Scandal (1950)

Scandal (1950)

Scandal (1950)
IMDb: 7.2
105 min

A celebrity photograph sparks a court case as a tabloid magazine spins a scandalous yarn over a painter and a famous singer.

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Genre: Drama
Tokyo Family (2013)

Tokyo Family (2013)

Tokyo Family (2013)
IMDb: 7.4
146 min

In this film director Yoji Yamada bows down before his teacher and role model. Yamada was assistant director on Yazujirō Ozu’s Tōkyō monogatari, a moving family portrait set after the…

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Genre: Drama, Family
Destroy All Monsters (1968)

Destroy All Monsters (1968)

Destroy All Monsters (1968)
IMDb: 6.5
88 min

At the turn of the century, all of the Earth’s monsters have been rounded up and kept safely on Monsterland. Chaos erupts when a race of she-aliens known as the…

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