Tag: Japan

Big in Japan-2018 6.7

Big in Japan-2018

After hearing about the huge demand for foreign talent in Japan, 'ordinary guy' Dave sets out on an outrageous mission to understand fame... by doing whatever it takes to get it....

Out of the Cradle-2018 8.1

Out of the Cradle-2018

How did humanity's earliest ancestors evolve into one of the most successful species on Earth? An extraordinary journey tracing the footsteps of early hominids. Using the latest paleoanthropological findings mixed with t...

Dare to Stop Us-2018 6.5
Godzilla-1954 7.6

Godzilla-1954

When seventeen vessels blow-up and sink nearby Odo Island, Professor Kyohei Yamane, his daughter Emiko Yamane and the marine Hideto Ogata head to the island to investigate. Soon they witness a giant monster called Gojira...

Stolen Desire-1958 7.1

Stolen Desire-1958

A rumbunctious and ribald tale of a troupe of travelling actors who alternate highlights of kabuki theatre with strip shows.::Anonymous...

Arctic Dogs-2019 3.7

Arctic Dogs-2019

Swifty the Arctic Fox (Jeremy Renner) works in the mailroom of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service, but he has much bigger dreams. He yearns to become a Top Dog, the Arctic's star husky couriers. To prove he can do it, he ...

3 Ninjas Kick Back-1994 4.5

3 Ninjas Kick Back-1994

During a championship baseball match, the three brothers hear that their grandfather in Japan is in trouble, and head out to help him, conceding the match. When they arrive in Japan, they must use all their powers to def...

Paprika-2006 7.7

Paprika-2006

Three scientists at the Foundation for Psychiatric Research fail to secure a device they've invented, the D.C. Mini, which allows people to record and watch their dreams. A thief uses the device to enter people's minds, ...

Suspect X-2008 7.5

Suspect X-2008

It's another battle of the wits for the brilliant but eccentric physicist, Yukawa, and detective, Kaoru.::American Film Market...

Street Fighter IV: The Ties That Bind-2009 5.4

Street Fighter IV: The Ties That Bind-2009

An anime OVA based on the Street Fighter IV Video game....

Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler-2009 6.5

Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler-2009

Kaiji Ito moves to Japan after graduating from high school. Unable to find a job and frustrated with society at large, Kaiji spends his days gambling, vandalizing cars, and drinking booze. Two years later and his life no...

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case 2 First Guardian-2019 7.1

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case 2 First Guardian-2019

2112; the summer before Akane Tsunemori was assigned to Criminal Investigation Department. Teppei Sugo, an accomplished pilot of the Defense Army, joins the military operation in Okinawa. Three months later, an unmanned ...

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case.3 – Onshuu no Kanata ni-2019 7.1

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case.3 – Onshuu no Kanata ni-2019

Following the incident in the Southeast Asia Union in 2116, Shinya Kogami resumes his vagrant journey. In a small South Asian nation, Kogami rescues a bus of refugees under attack by armed guerrilla forces. Among the ref...

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case 1 Crime and Punishment-2019 6.9

Psycho-Pass: Sinners of the System Case 1 Crime and Punishment-2019

A runaway vehicle crashes into the Public Safety Bureau Building. The driver is identified as Izumi Yasaka, a psychological counselor at the Sanctuary, a Latent Criminal Isolation Facility in Aomori Prefecture. But right...

While the Women Are Sleeping-2016 5.5

While the Women Are Sleeping-2016

While vacationing with his wife, a writer (Hidetoshi Nishijima) begins following another man (Takeshi Kitano) and woman (Shiori Kutsuna) who are guests at the resort hotel where he stays....

Stray Dog-1949 7.9

Stray Dog-1949

Murukami, a young homicide detective, has his pocket picked on a bus and loses his pistol. Frantic and ashamed, he dashes about trying to recover the weapon without success until taken under the wing of an older and wise...

Godzilla 2000-1999 6.1

Godzilla 2000-1999

Godzilla returns in a brand-new movie that ignores all preceding movies except for the original with a brand new look and a powered up atomic ray. This time he battles a mysterious UFO that later transforms into a myster...

The Professor and His Beloved Equation-2006 7.3

The Professor and His Beloved Equation-2006

This is the story between a single mother housekeeper and mathematics professor, who has a brain damage.::Anonymous...

Rebirth-2011 7.3

Rebirth-2011

After the collapse of their relationship, Kiwako abducts the 6-month old child of a man she was having an affair with. Raising the child as her own, it is four years before the authorities catch up with her and the young...

Genocidal Organ-2017 6.4

Genocidal Organ-2017

Set in a time when Sarajevo was obliterated by a homemade nuclear device, the story reflects a world inundated with genocide. An American man by the name of John Paul seems to be responsible for all of this and intellige...

Reversal of Fortune-1990 7.2

Reversal of Fortune-1990

Alan Dershowitz a brilliant professor of law is hired by wealthy socialite Claus von Bulow to attempt to overturn his two convictions for attempted murder of his extremely wealthy wife. Based on a true story the film con...

All Monsters Attack-1969 3.8

All Monsters Attack-1969

Ichiro is a highly imaginative, but lonely, boy growing up in urban Tokyo. Every day he comes home to the empty apartment he shares with his railroad worker father and his restaurant hostess mother. His only friends are ...

Big Man Japan-2007 6.3

Big Man Japan-2007

An eccentric man aged about 40 lives alone in a decrepit house in Tokyo. He periodically transforms into a giant, about 30 meters tall, and defends Japan by battling similarly sized monsters that turn up and destroy buil...

Born to Be Wild-1995 5.1

Born to Be Wild-1995

Rick Heller is a juvenile delinquent who keeps getting himself into trouble. To keep him out of trouble his mother puts him to work cleaning the cage of a gorilla named Katie which she is teaching to communicate through ...

64: Part 2-2016 6.4

64: Part 2-2016

In 2002, a new kidnapping case takes place. The kidnapper introduces himself as "Sato" (sugar) and demands twenty million yen for ransom....

Feel the Wind-2009 6.7

Feel the Wind-2009

Two talented runners who have not fulfilled their potential meet by chance and rekindle their enthusiasm for the sport.::Anonymous...

Sadako-2019 4.3

Sadako-2019

A girl with amnesia is under the care of counselor Mayu. The patient is under police guard and of special interest. Yet, not many know why and the girl herself is oblivious to everything. At the same time, Mayu's brother...

The Last Hero-1982 6.1

The Last Hero-1982

The Story about Kitano Akio competing in All Japan Road Race Championship , the International Class A 500cc class.::Hans...

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin-2014 7.3

The Rise and Rise of Bitcoin-2014

Dan is a 35 year old computer programmer from Pittsburgh who lives a busy life. Along with balancing work, his marriage, and raising his three boys, Dan spends much of his time actively involved in all things Bitcoin. Af...

The War in Space-1977 4.9

The War in Space-1977

Earth is attacked by alien spacecraft from Venus. But a Japanese scientist has constructed a space craft, the Gohten, with which he may save humanity.::Mattias Thuresson ...

Love Live! The School Idol Movie-2015 7.1

Love Live! The School Idol Movie-2015

The story of the film begins after the events of the second season, at the graduation ceremony of the third-year students. Knowing that the graduation of the third-year members means the end of u's, the nine girls take a...

Yakusoku no Neverland-2020 -

Yakusoku no Neverland-2020

A group of the smartest kids at a seemingly perfect orphanage uncover its dark secret, and set in motion a dangerous and desperate escape plan....

Killing-2018 6.6

Killing-2018

Set during the tumultuous mid-19th century Edo period of Japan, Killing is the story of a masterless samurai or ronin named Ikematsu Sosuke. As the prevalent peace and tranquility are sure to be replaced by war and confl...

Ramen Shop-2018 6.8

Ramen Shop-2018

A young man who is curious about his deceased parents' past takes a food journey to Singapore where he uncovers more than just delicious meals....

Hana-Dama: The Origins-2014 5.6

Hana-Dama: The Origins-2014

Transfer student Mizuki is bullied mercilessly by her classmate. Nevertheless, she is always able to maintain her composure. Kirie, who is also bullied, becomes interested in Mizuki and longs for her. The two become clos...

Yakuza Ladies 2-1987 5.9

Yakuza Ladies 2-1987

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Girl’s Blood-2014 5.5

Girl’s Blood-2014

Girl's Blood is not your typical Japapese horror, it is more of a genuine action with all the contradictory emotional cues of contemporary Japanese culture."Girl's Blood" is an unofficial fighting league where both amate...

Fusé: Memoirs of a Huntress-2012 7

Fusé: Memoirs of a Huntress-2012

Fuse are hybrids between humans and dogs, who live in Japan in the Edo period. It was said that they kill people to feed themselves with their souls. Due to this rumors, the Shogun put a price on their heads. Hamaji is a...

Home from the Sea-1972 7.1

Home from the Sea-1972

On a beautiful island in Seto Inner Sea, Seichi and Minko make their living by transporting rocks to construction sites by boat. They cherish the deepest affection for this piece of land they call home, and the simple li...

Jin ping mei-2008 5.1

Jin ping mei-2008

Story is begin with the childhood of rich and powerful Simon Qing (Lam Wai-Kin) has been schooled in the ways of sex by his virile father (Tsui Siu-Keung), but is still a virgin. That is, until he meets his first love Vi...