Tag: Ryo Kase

Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story (2013) 6.7

Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story (2013)

As a young man, Keisuke Kinoshita (Ryo Kase) carried his mother on a handcart across a mountain. He grew up as a hotblooded young man and was monitored by the military. He then joined Shochiku movie company, to eventuall...

Hill of Freedom (2014) 6.9

Hill of Freedom (2014)

Kwon returns to Seoul from the mountains and is given a packet of letters from Mori back from Japan to propose to her. Kwon drops and scatters the undated letters. She reads them and has to make sense of the chronology -...

I Just Didn’t Do It (2006) 7.6

I Just Didn’t Do It (2006)

An unemployed young man is on the packed Tokyo subway en route to a job interview when a schoolgirl grabs him by the wrist and fingers him as a molester. A man was feeling her up on the train. The young man is arrested a...

Honey & Clover (2006) 6.4

Honey & Clover (2006)

Shy architect Takemoto, pensive ceramics student Ayumi, hardworking senior Mayama, and super-senior artistic madman Morita are four students at an art college in Japan, each taught by Professor Hanamoto. When artistic pr...

It’s Me, It’s Me (2013) 5.9

It’s Me, It’s Me (2013)

Guess what can happen when you pretend you are someone else. You could be replaced by a clone when you clone someone else. Then there could be more clones and they could be everywhere. Then others recognize the clones in...

Dead Run (2005) 7

Dead Run (2005)

Shuji and his older brother Shuichi live in a sad resort town that has a virtual wall in its middle. Looking to rise him above his surroundings Shuji meets and interacts with a priest with a past, a pretty hostess, a tro...

10 Promises to My Dog (2008) 7.1

10 Promises to My Dog (2008)

A teenage girl adopts a homeless puppy and names it "Socks". They take care of each others since then, until one day when she is thinking Socks to be smaller than she thought it used be...::agent2009...

Retribution (2006) 6.4

Retribution (2006)

A detective investigates a series of murders. A possible serial killer might be on a rampage, since they all are in the same vicinity and by the same method, but as the evidence points toward the detective as the prime s...

To the Ends of the Earth (2019) 6.4

To the Ends of the Earth (2019)

In this co-production between Japan and Uzbekistan on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Yoko a travelling reporter for a Japanese TV variety program who ...

Beyond Outrage (2012) 6.8

Beyond Outrage (2012)

As the police launch a full-scale crackdown on organized crime, it ignites a national yakuza struggle between the Sanno of the East and Hanabishi of the West....

The Outrage-2010 6.8

The Outrage-2010

The plot concerns a struggle for power amongst Tokyo's Yakuza clans, today just as likely to be playing the stock market as shaking down pachinko parlors, over which the Sanmo-kai clan holds sway in the face of constant ...

Our Little Sister-2015 7.5

Our Little Sister-2015

Three sisters live together in their late grandmother's house in the city of Kamakura. They have lived together since their dad left home for another woman and their mum imitated her husband by running off with another m...

Cutie Honey: Live Action-2004 6.2

Cutie Honey: Live Action-2004

The adventure of Cutie Honey, a super heroine who can transform into anything using her necklace to switch on and say "Honey Flash!".::anonymous...

Glasses-2007 6.7

Glasses-2007

Taeko is a stressed career woman who leaves her life in the city for an island vacation. The vacation does not become what she expected as everyone on the island is strange.::Sesam...

Like Someone in Love-2012 7

Like Someone in Love-2012

Like Someone in Love I is a Japanese-language film directed by Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami. It has been selected to be screened in the main competition section at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. Written by Abbas Kia...

Bel Canto-2018 5.3

Bel Canto-2018

A world-renowned opera singer becomes trapped in a hostage situation when she's invited to perform for a wealthy industrialist in South America....

I Like-2005 7

I Like-2005

A high school student named Yu has a crush on one of her classmates, Yosuke. The boy spends most of his time sitting outside and playing his guitar, and Yu sits nearby and listens. One day, however, a terrible tragedy oc...

Insutanto numa-2009 7

Insutanto numa-2009

A quirky young woman who loves antiques embarks on risky adventures and business endeavors with her eccentric friends, trying to score a unique item that will finally be worth a huge profit after her sacrificed savings t...

Letters from Iwo Jima-2006 7.9

Letters from Iwo Jima-2006

The island of Iwo Jima stands between the American military force and the home islands of Japan. Therefore the Imperial Japanese Army is desperate to prevent it from falling into American hands and providing a launching ...

Nobody Knows-2004 8.1

Nobody Knows-2004

In Tokyo, the reckless single mother Keiko moves to a small apartment with her twelve years old son Akira Fukushima and hidden in the luggage, his siblings Shigeru and Yuki. Kyoko, another sibling arrives later by train....