Tag: Japan

Top Stripper (1982) 6

Top Stripper (1982)

A frank coming-of-age story, in which young Yoichi falls for Gloria at the local strip joint. Yoichi's innocent nature has him attending her shows every day, filling his mind with her beauty. The standard bittersweet dis...

Yuki no dansho – jonetsu (1985) 6.9

Yuki no dansho – jonetsu (1985)

The story deals with a young girl getting adopted by a family that holds her like a slave and then being "freed" by a young man working for this family's company. 10 years later she gets involved in the murder of one of ...

The Bermuda Depths (1978) (TV) 6

The Bermuda Depths (1978) (TV)

Traumatized, orphaned college dropout Magnus Dens returns to Bermuda to find the cause of his father's mysterious death years before. At the Bermuda Biological Station, he finds Eric and Dr. Paulis, friends and colleague...

Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003) 6.6

Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)

Forty-two years after her first visit in Tokyo, Mothra returns to warn mankind that they must return Mechagodzilla, along with Godzilla's bones, to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. If not, dire consequences w...

Devilman (2004) 4

Devilman (2004)

The weak teenager Akira Fudô has been protected by his best friend Ryô Asuka since they were children. When Akira's parents die in an accident, the family Makimura brings him to live with them, and Akira falls in love fo...

Norwegian Wood (2010) 6.3

Norwegian Wood (2010)

Upon hearing the song "Norwegian Wood," Toru (Matsuyama) remembers back to his life in the 1960s, when his friend Kizuki killed himself and he grew close to Naoko, Kizuki's girlfriend. As the two try, in very different w...

The Black Battlefront Kidnappers (1973) 7

The Black Battlefront Kidnappers (1973)

A taut, economical policier-cum-gang-hostage thriller.::BGP...

Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992) 6.2

Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)

The Earth is headed for disaster and when an archeological research team visits Infant Island to find out why, they discover two tiny women who reveal that the Earth is fighting back for all the harm humans have done her...

Cape Nostalgia (2014) 6.2

Cape Nostalgia (2014)

A story set in a café situated along a small cape and run by an elderly woman named Etsuko and aided her nephew Koji.::Anonymous...

Majokko shimai no Yoyo to Nene (2013) 6.7

Majokko shimai no Yoyo to Nene (2013)

This is a thrilling, magical and colorful movie about the adventures of two witches who embark on an adventure to save our world from dark magic, also known as curses....

My Korean Teacher (2016) 6.2

My Korean Teacher (2016)

Young-Ung is not having a good time. His girlfriend is a gold digger and cheated on him. He is in Japan and working, but his employer has laid him off and is being raided. The products are also not what they seemed. Alon...

Rex: kyoryu monogatari (1993) 5.4

Rex: kyoryu monogatari (1993)

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

Ultraman Geed: Connect the Wishes! (2018) 7.3

Ultraman Geed: Connect the Wishes! (2018)

The Giant Artificial Brain Gillvalis 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 of Ultra Warriors' l...

Tokyo Sunrise (2015) 5.4

Tokyo Sunrise (2015)

'Tokyo Sunrise' presents a young man's journey to face an incomprehensible death of his best friend....

Oyashirazu (2018) -

Oyashirazu (2018)

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 high school student, Asumi who pulled out wisdom tooth, ...

Made in Abyss: Wandering Twilight (2019) 7.9

Made in Abyss: Wandering Twilight (2019)

Riko has learned the truth of her origins, and in the process the mystery surrounding her mother's death has deepened. More determined than ever to travel to the bottom of the Abyss, Riko and Reg leave Ozen's Seeker Camp...

The Confidence Man JP: The Movie (2019) 6.7

The Confidence Man JP: The Movie (2019)

Con men and con women Dako, Boku-chan and Lichard are professionals who know the angles, vulnerabilities, disguise and planning. They go to work in Hong Kong and are adept at siphoning huge amounts of money from evil cha...

Hakuchi: The Innocent (1999) 6.9

Hakuchi: The Innocent (1999)

In a future where World War II never ended, Japan is decimated by nightly bombings. The only building left standing is known as the Media Station, a broadcasting center responsible for all of Japan's entertainment....

Dearest (2012) 6.9

Dearest (2012)

A prison officer hands in his resignation after his wife's death, to drive to the port where she wants her ashes scattered at sea.::sharptongue...

Mushi-Shi: The Movie (2006) 6.1

Mushi-Shi: The Movie (2006)

Ginko, a Mushi-shi has always been attuned to the Mushi, creatures close to life itself and able to affect and alter their surroundings. He cannot stay in one place for too long so he wanders, helping the inhabitants of ...

Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur (2020) 7.1

Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur (2020)

Nobita accidentally found a fossil dinosaur egg mixed with rocks in the dinosaur fossil exhibition site that he had visited before. He returned it to its original state with the "Time blanket". After hatching, the egg ha...

In the Soup (1992) 7.2

In the Soup (1992)

A neurotic nebbish lives in 2 worlds: the fantasy of winning his dream-girl via a hit movie, and the meager existence he scrapes out from very odd jobs, such as thesping in an arty no-budget flick. His beautiful object i...

Kindaichi Kosuke no boken (1979) 6.5

Kindaichi Kosuke no boken (1979)

Kosuke Kindaichi is the most famous detective in Japan. Kindaichi gets a new case to figure out who has beheaded a valuable statue and made off with its head....

The Demon Crusader (1957) 6.3

The Demon Crusader (1957)

A young ronin seeking to kill all evil doers get by accident involved in a big clan conspiracy and have to use the best of his wits to help and stay alive.::Peter...

Naruto the Movie 2: Legend of the Stone of Gelel (2005) 6.6

Naruto the Movie 2: Legend of the Stone of Gelel (2005)

Naruto, Kakashi, Sakura, and Lee are sent to protect a prince during his trip around the world and see that he returns safely to his home in the Moon Country. The Moon Country happens to be really rich and as such the Pr...

Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow (2004) 6.7

Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow (2004)

Naruto Uzumaki the ninja-in-training knuckle-headed and his team are sent on a mission to guard Yukie Fujikaze, a popular actress starring the hit movie "The Adventures of Princess Gale." The crew is heading toward the L...

Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (2006) 6.5

Naruto the Movie 3: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom (2006)

Naruto, Kakashi, Sakura, and Rock Lee are assigned to protect Michiru, the prince of the Land of the Moon, while he travel the world. The prince purchased a tiger Sham and the whole circus, which became the team's protec...

Any Crybabies Around? (2020) 5.7

Any Crybabies Around? (2020)

A naked drunk man shows up on a national live TV in the middle of a sacred festival Namahage, where men dressed in ogre-like costume visit homes to scare kids not to do bad things in the next year. The man, young father ...

Dragon Head (2003) 5.6

Dragon Head (2003)

A teenage boy wakes up and finds himself on a train. He vaguely remembers being on a class trip when something terrible happened, and he is one of the few survivors.::[email protected]

April Bride (2009) 6.2

April Bride (2009)

A young woman is diagnosed with breast cancer but keeps the information from her boyfriend. When he finds out, he decides to plan a wedding even though she only has one month to live.::IMDb editor...

Little Love Song (2019) 6.1

Little Love Song (2019)

Inspired by a hit song by Mongol800, there is a small town in Okinawa where the US occupation forces are stationed and have fenced off their base. A popular high school band is scouted by a Tokyo-based record company. Th...

Akai shuriken (1965) 6.4

Akai shuriken (1965)

Action packed and rewardingly strange.::BGP...

Hard Luck Hero (2003) 6.2

Hard Luck Hero (2003)

The story of three pairs of characters involved one way or the other with the yakuza and a rigged boxing match and fleeing the thugs one way or the other. Filmed as a showcase of the Japanese boy band V6 (to be followed ...

Gorath (1962) 5.9

Gorath (1962)

In 1980, a giant planetoid named Gorath is discovered to be on a collision course with Earth. Even though it is smaller than Earth, its mass is huge enough to crush the Earth and destroy it. A mission sent to observe Gor...

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship (2020) (TV) 6.4

Unsinkable: Japan’s Lost Battleship (2020) (TV)

October 24, 1944, the world's greatest battle at sea begins in the Philippines. Japan's navy gambles on a decisive victory against the United States to turn the tide of World War II. Instead, Musashi, its top-secret supe...

Voices of a Distant Star (2002) 7.2

Voices of a Distant Star (2002)

The story of the high school students Mikako Nagamine and Noboru Terao. When the alien Tarsians attack, Mikako volunteers to be a pilot in the space force that will protect mankind. The lovers try to remain in contact us...

Get Up! (2003) 6.1

Get Up! (2003)

A James Brown fanatic gangster decided to disband his own gang and see his long lost daughter before entering prison. Hoping to change his mind, his underlings planned to kidnap James Brown to convince him to perform pri...

Terminal Velocity (1994) 5.5

Terminal Velocity (1994)

Ditch Brodie is a maverick skydiving instructor. One day, a beautiful girl comes in, wanting to take her first jump. Up in the air, Ditch takes his eyes off her momentarily, then looks back to find out that she has falle...

The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly (1957) 5.8

The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly (1957)

A ruthless serial killer with a peculiar method of stalking and killing his victims comes face to face with a police officer turned invisible by a scientific experiment. Who will emerge triumphant?...

The Invisible Man Appears (1949) 6.2

The Invisible Man Appears (1949)

Jewel thieves become interested in an invisibility formula invented by Professor Nakazato and want to use his invention to acquire a diamond necklace called the "Tears of Amour".....