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Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu (1980)

Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu (1980)

Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu (1980)
IMDb: 6.3
117 min

In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan’s hidden…

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Ryuzo and the Seven Henchmen (2015)

Ryuzo and the Seven Henchmen (2015)

Ryuzo and the Seven Henchmen (2015)
IMDb: 5.5
125 min

Ryuzo and his 7 former henchmen are all retired yakuza, but they now live as regular old men. One day, Ryuzo becomes the victim of a phishing fraud. He calls…

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Genre: Action, Comedy
Rent-a-Cat (2012)

Rent-a-Cat (2012)

Rent-a-Cat (2012)
IMDb: 6.7
110 min

A single woman runs a rent-a-cat service to provide companions for lonely people.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Robot Carnival (1987)

Robot Carnival (1987)

Robot Carnival (1987)
IMDb: 7.1
90 min

An anthology of various tales told in various styles with robots being the one common element among them.

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Pumpkin and Mayonnaise (2017)

Pumpkin and Mayonnaise (2017)

Pumpkin and Mayonnaise (2017)
IMDb: 5.9
93 min

Tsuchida works at a host club in secret to support her live-in boyfriend Seiichi, in order to fulfill his dream of becoming a musician. Seiichi is unemployed and falls into…

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Genre: Drama
Neighbour No. 13 (2005)

Neighbour No. 13 (2005)

Neighbour No. 13 (2005)
IMDb: 6.6
115 min

Jûzô Murasaki is a boy miscast in his classroom, being frequently abused, tortured, beaten and humiliated by the bully Tôru Akai and his gang of juvenile punks. After years of…

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Genre: Horror, Thriller
Mystery Train (1989)

Mystery Train (1989)

Mystery Train (1989)
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

A seedy hotel in Memphis, Tennessee, provides the backdrop for three separate tales, featuring everything from a kitsch-obsessed Japanese couple to a trio of amateur robbers who discover the true…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Nobody Knows (2004)

Nobody Knows (2004)

Nobody Knows (2004)
IMDb: 8.1
141 min

In a small Tokyo apartment, twelve-year-old Akira must care for his younger siblings after their mother leaves them and shows no sign of returning.

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Genre: Drama
A Snake of June (2002)

A Snake of June (2002)

A Snake of June (2002)
IMDb: 7.0
77 min

Set in an anonymous Japanese metropolis, the film tells the tale of shy career woman, Rinko, and Shigehiko, her hygiene-obsessed, workaholic husband. The couple explore their sexuality in a number…

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Nisekoi: False Love (2018)

Nisekoi: False Love (2018)

Nisekoi: False Love (2018)
IMDb: N/A
N/A

Raku Ichijo (Kento Nakajima) is an only son and a high school student. His father is the leader of yakuza group Shuei-gumi. Raku Ichijo doesn’t like to fight and he…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Kasane – Beauty and Fate (2018)

Kasane – Beauty and Fate (2018)

Kasane – Beauty and Fate (2018)
IMDb: 6.4
112 min

Kasane Fuchi (Kyoko Yoshine) is the daughter of a beautiful, legendary actress. Kasane has excellent acting skills as well, but she is not attractive. She has a hard time due…

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Genre: Mystery
Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin V – Clash at Loum (2017)

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin V – Clash at Loum (2017)

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin V – Clash at Loum (2017)
IMDb: 7.2
N/A

Universal Century 0079. Humanity has turned even space itself into a battlefield, and the Principality of Zeon forces advance after wiping out half the world’s population by carrying out the…

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Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin VI – Rise of the Red Comet (2018)

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin VI – Rise of the Red Comet (2018)

Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin VI – Rise of the Red Comet (2018)
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

The episode will focus on the young Zeon ace Char Aznable earning his “Red Comet” nom de guerre, as well as the beginnings of the Federation’s “Project V” weapons project…

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Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)

Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)

Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
IMDb: 6.7
85 min

The 5th film in the original Godzilla franchise marked a turning point in the series. Godzilla, Rodan and Mothra must put aside their quarrelsome ways to become allies and defend…

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Flying Colors (2015)

Flying Colors (2015)

Flying Colors (2015)
IMDb: 7.4
117 min

A high school girl, Sayaka Kudō was the bottom of the class. After a year, she improved her deviation value from 30 to 70, then passed Keio University that is…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island (1956)

Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island (1956)

Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island (1956)
IMDb: 7.7
105 min

A humble and simple Takezo abandons his life as a knight errant. He’s sought as a teacher and vassal by Shogun, Japan’s most powerful clan leader. He’s also challenged to…

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Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple (1955)

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple (1955)

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple (1955)
IMDb: 7.4
104 min

After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan’s greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge…

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Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)

Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)

Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
IMDb: 6.4
93 min

In the 6th Godzilla movie, mysterious aliens from the Planet X ask earth’s people to help them save their world from the dreaded Ghidorah (aka “Monster Zero”) by letting them…

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Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)
IMDb: 7.9
120 min

A fictional account of the life of Japanese author Yukio Mishima told in four parts. The first three parts relate events in three of his novels: The Temple of the…

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Genre: Biography, Drama
Maborosi (1995)

Maborosi (1995)

Maborosi (1995)
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

A young woman’s husband apparently commits suicide without warning or reason, leaving behind his wife and infant. Yumiko remarries and moves from Osaka to a small fishing village, yet continues…

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Genre: Drama
Love and Other Cults (2017)

Love and Other Cults (2017)

Love and Other Cults (2017)
IMDb: 6.0
95 min

Born in a small town in Japan, a young girl named Ai is sent to a cult commune by her religious maniac mother and lives there for seven long years….

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Legend of the Demon Cat (2017)

Legend of the Demon Cat (2017)

Legend of the Demon Cat (2017)
IMDb: 6.2
129 min

During the Late Tang Dynasty, a manor is invaded by a demon cat and a sense of unrest befalls the capital of Changan. A poet is charged with investigating the…

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Late Autumn (1960)

Late Autumn (1960)

Late Autumn (1960)
IMDb: 8.2
128 min

The great actress and Ozu regular Setsuko Hara plays a mother gently trying to persuade her daughter to marry in this glowing portrait of family love and conflict—a reworking of…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Lake of Dracula (1971)

Lake of Dracula (1971)

Lake of Dracula (1971)
IMDb: 6.2
82 min

A doctor investigates the murders of several women at a lakeside resort. His investigation leads him to believe that a vampire is responsible for the murders. He sets out to…

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Genre: Horror
Ilo Ilo (2013)

Ilo Ilo (2013)

Ilo Ilo (2013)
IMDb: 7.3
99 min

Set in the mid 1990s in Singapore, ILOILO chronicles the relationship between a family and their maid from Ilo Ilo, a province in the Philippines.

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Genre: Drama
Virus (1999)

Virus (1999)

Virus (1999)
IMDb: 4.9
99 min

When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.

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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)

Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016)
IMDb: 6.1
99 min

In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When…

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Gothic & Lolita Psycho (2010)

Gothic & Lolita Psycho (2010)

Gothic & Lolita Psycho (2010)
IMDb: 5.4
88 min

Yuki lives at home in peace until one day a unit of assassins breaks in and kill her mother. In order to revenge herself Yuki becomes a demon of vengeance…

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Genre: Action, Horror
Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or The Bottom? (2017)

Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or The Bottom? (2017)

Fireworks, Should We See It from the Side or The Bottom? (2017)
IMDb: 5.5
90 min

One summer day a group of sixth-grade boys have an argument about whether fireworks are round or flat when viewed from different angles and embark on a journey for the…

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Genre: Animation, Family
Hana (2006)

Hana (2006)

Hana (2006)
IMDb: 6.8
127 min

In a poor district of Edo lives a young samurai named Soza. He has been sent by his clan to avenge the death of his father. He isn’t an accomplished…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Bluefin (2016)

Bluefin (2016)

Bluefin (2016)
IMDb: 6.3
53 min

Bluefin is a tale of epic stakes set in “the tuna capital of the world.” In North Lake, Prince Edward Island, filmmaker John Hopkins tries to shed light on a…

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Genre: Documentary
Crying Freeman (1995)

Crying Freeman (1995)

Crying Freeman (1995)
IMDb: 6.5
102 min

A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist….

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Genre: Action, Crime
Birdboy: The Forgotten Children (2015)

Birdboy: The Forgotten Children (2015)

Birdboy: The Forgotten Children (2015)
IMDb: 7.3
76 min

Birdboy and his animal friends plan their escape from an ecologically devastated island in this surreal, animated fantasy.

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Air Doll (2009)

Air Doll (2009)

Air Doll (2009)
IMDb: 6.9
125 min

An “air doll” suddenly come to life one day. Without her owner knowing, she goes for a walk around town and falls in love with Junichi. She starts to date…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
A Thousand & One Nights (1969)

A Thousand & One Nights (1969)

A Thousand & One Nights (1969)
IMDb: 6.8
128 min

Beautifully constructed, 1001 Nights stays true to the lush and mysterious backdrop of the well known and age old story. Tezuka remolds the story into an escapist fantasy where a…

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24 City (2008)

24 City (2008)

24 City (2008)
IMDb: 7.1
112 min

Chengdu nowadays. The state owned factory 420 shuts down to give way to a complex of luxury apartments called “24 CITY”. Three generations, eight characters : old workers, factory executives…

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Genre: Drama
Evil of Dracula (1974)

Evil of Dracula (1974)

Evil of Dracula (1974)
IMDb: 6.2
87 min

Dracula, played by an uncredited caucasian, was shipwrecked in the 1600s in Japan, when Christianity was illegal. He was forced to spit on the cross and wander alone in the…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
Eight Hours of Terror (1957)

Eight Hours of Terror (1957)

Eight Hours of Terror (1957)
IMDb: 6.8
78 min

A bus making its precarious way across a winding mountain road picks up some unwelcome passengers.

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Genre: Thriller
Edward II (1991)

Edward II (1991)

Edward II (1991)
IMDb: 6.9
87 min

A modern-dress adaptation of Christopher Marlowe’s Elizabethan tragedy about King Edward II’s homosexual relationship with the ambitious Gaveston, and his overthrow by the queen and the outraged nobility.

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Downrange (2017)

Downrange (2017)

Downrange (2017)
IMDb: 5.4
90 min

Stranded at the side of the road after a tire blowout, a group of friends become targets for an enigmatic sniper.

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