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web Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)

Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)

Big Shots Die at Dawn (1961)
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IMDb: 6.5
97 min

An early Okamoto yakuza film, though it’s not in the Underworld series (along with The Last Gunfight and The Big Boss) despite being alternatively known as “Death of the Boss.”…

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Genre: Action, Crime
BluRay Lost Girls & Love Hotels (2020)

Lost Girls & Love Hotels (2020)

Lost Girls & Love Hotels (2020)
BluRay
IMDb: 4.5
97 min

Searching for escape in Tokyo’s back alleys, a haunted English teacher explores love and lust with a dashing Yakuza, as their tumultuous affair takes her on a journey through the…

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Genre: Drama
BluRay The Woman Who Keeps a Murderer (2019)

The Woman Who Keeps a Murderer (2019)

The Woman Who Keeps a Murderer (2019)
BluRay
IMDb: 5.2
82 min

When Kyoko was a child her stepfather loved her sexually. She took refuge in the world of fantasy and multiple personalities. Kyoko has three flat-mates now one of whom is…

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web Temptation of Eros (1972)

Temptation of Eros (1972)

Temptation of Eros (1972)
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IMDb: 6.3
69 min

Tane, a female clerk of a rubber company in a corner of an industrial area facing Tokyo Bay is a quirky woman, also living on the second floor of the…

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Genre: Uncategorized
web The Day the Sun Fell (2015)

The Day the Sun Fell (2015)

The Day the Sun Fell (2015)
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IMDb: 8.2
79 min

Tracing the past of her deceased grandfather who worked as a young doctor in the Red Cross hospital of HirSwiss-Japanese filmmaker Aya Domenig, the granddaughter of a doctor on duty…

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BluRay Raigyo (1997)

Raigyo (1997)

Raigyo (1997)
BluRay
IMDb: 5.6
75 min

A black clad woman murders a man that she had just met by chance through a phone sex club.

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Genre: Uncategorized
web Late Chrysanthemums (1954)

Late Chrysanthemums (1954)

Late Chrysanthemums (1954)
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IMDb: 7.5
101 min

What is the life of a Geisha like once her beauty has faded and she has retired? Kin has saved her money, and has become a wealthy money-lender, spending her…

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Genre: Drama
web The Shogun Assassins (1979)

The Shogun Assassins (1979)

The Shogun Assassins (1979)
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IMDb: 6.7
148 min

This is a film about a real person. Sanada Yukimura fought a war against Tokugawa Ieyasu.

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Genre: Action, Drama
web Violent Streets (1974)

Violent Streets (1974)

Violent Streets (1974)
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IMDb: 6.8
96 min

With a Kansai syndicate setting their sights on Tokyo, a former yakuza boss gets dragged back into a world of violence.

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
web The Weed of Crime (1962)

The Weed of Crime (1962)

The Weed of Crime (1962)
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IMDb: 5.0
90 min

Toho-produced crime drama involving the drug trade.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
BluRay Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Frozen Bond (2019)

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Frozen Bond (2019)

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- The Frozen Bond (2019)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.0
80 min

Covered in ice and snow, Elior Forest is the home to dangerous magical beasts and 50 elves frozen in ice. One day, the great spirit Puck helps a young girl…

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web The Machine Gun Dragon (1976)

The Machine Gun Dragon (1976)

The Machine Gun Dragon (1976)
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IMDb: 6.6
94 min

Ryu, a low life thug, along with his mother, steals a shipment of drugs. Now with his machine gun and a gang of hoodlums, he must face the yakuza and…

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Genre: Action, Crime
web Adrenaline Drive (1999)

Adrenaline Drive (1999)

Adrenaline Drive (1999)
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IMDb: 7.1
112 min

A gas leak explosion at a yakuza hideout provides a shy nurse and a rental car clerk with the opportunity to take a briefcase full of money. A cross-country chase…

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web Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)

Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)

Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald (1997)
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IMDb: 7.8
103 min

A radio play is going to go on air at a Tokyo radio station. It is a weepy melodrama written by housewife Miyako, who is the winner of the competition…

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Genre: Comedy
web Out of the Wind (2007)

Out of the Wind (2007)

Out of the Wind (2007)
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IMDb: 6.5
123 min

High school student Mariko sings in the choir at the all-girls school she attends, and her biggest dream right now is to go to a music college. One day on…

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Genre: Thriller
web I Just Didn’t Do It (2007)

I Just Didn’t Do It (2007)

I Just Didn’t Do It (2007)
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IMDb: 7.6
143 min

A young man fights for his freedom after he is accused of groping a girl on train.

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Genre: Drama
web The Silk Road (1988)

The Silk Road (1988)

The Silk Road (1988)
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IMDb: 7.0
99 min

In 1026, students in western China are shanghaied into the forces of crown prince Li Yuanhao of Xi Xia, who wants to control the length of the Silk Road. One…

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Genre: Drama
web Closed Note (2007)

Closed Note (2007)

Closed Note (2007)
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IMDb: 6.7
138 min

Kae Horii (Erika Sawajiri) moves into her new flat in an undisclosed area of Kyoto. While unpacking her belongings, she discovers a hidden compartment behind a inconspicuous mirror. In that…

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Genre: Romance
BluRay Delicate Skillful Fingers (1972)

Delicate Skillful Fingers (1972)

Delicate Skillful Fingers (1972)
BluRay
IMDb: 6.5
78 min

A girl falls for a pickpocketer who gets arrested, so she hooks up with his ex-girlfriend and his ex-cellmate.

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Genre: Drama
web Tuna Girl (2019)

Tuna Girl (2019)

Tuna Girl (2019)
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IMDb: N/A
89 min

A clumsy but cheerful fisheries student struggles to find her place at a research institute renowned for its tuna cultivation. The work isn’t easy.

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Genre: Drama
web She-Shogun (1990)

She-Shogun (1990)

She-Shogun (1990)
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IMDb: 6.7
114 min

The rise to power of the famed Lady Kasuga no Tsubone, who established the ‘Ooku’ (the women’s quarters at Edo castle) and acted as nursemaid to Tokugawa Iemitsu, the future…

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Genre: Drama, History
web Romantic Prelude (2009)

Romantic Prelude (2009)

Romantic Prelude (2009)
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IMDb: 7.2
119 min

Nojima Satoshi (Okada Junichi) is a photographer whose job depends on his friend Shingo, a model, who in turn is in a middle of a career crisis. Nojima wants to…

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Genre: Romance
web Black Butler (2014)

Black Butler (2014)

Black Butler (2014)
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IMDb: 6.2
119 min

Set in the year 2020, Shiori Genbo runs the large corporation Funtom. Shiori is also a descendant of prestigious noble family Phantomhive of England. As a descendant of the noble…

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web By Player (2000)

By Player (2000)

By Player (2000)
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IMDb: 7.0
126 min

The film is a series of vignettes from Taiji Tonoyama’s life and film clips, interspersed with a dialogue to camera by Nobuko Otowa, addressing the camera as if she is…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
web To Love (1997)

To Love (1997)

To Love (1997)
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IMDb: 6.6
114 min

Mitsu works in a factory and has a crush on Tsutomu, a young man she met on the Tokyo streets. One day the two go out, and after some deception,…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
web Infini-T Force the Movie: Farewell Gatchaman My Friend (2018)

Infini-T Force the Movie: Farewell Gatchaman My Friend (2018)

Infini-T Force the Movie: Farewell Gatchaman My Friend (2018)
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IMDb: 6.9
91 min

Gatchaman, Polymar, Tekkaman and Casshern join forces for a new fight. This time, Joe Asakura also returns. Is he a friend or a foe?

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web RoomMate (2013)

RoomMate (2013)

RoomMate (2013)
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IMDb: 5.7
110 min

Harumi Hagiwara lands in the hospital after being involved in an accident. She hits it off with her nurse, Reiko Nishimura, and the two decide to move in together after…

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web War and Youth (1991)

War and Youth (1991)

War and Youth (1991)
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IMDb: 6.5
112 min

An auto repairman’s daughter questions him about what happened to her aunt during the war, but the father remains reticent. Finally the man opens up, and the girl is able…

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Genre: Drama
web Honey and Clover (2006)

Honey and Clover (2006)

Honey and Clover (2006)
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IMDb: 6.4
117 min

Adapted from the popular manga of the same name, director Masahiro Takada’s coming of age drama follows five Hama Art College students as they prepare to venture out into the…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
web Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)

Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)

Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death (2008)
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IMDb: 7.0
113 min

Chiba appears seven days before a person dies an unexpected death. His job is to observe the person for seven days then decide either to ‘execute’ or ‘pass over’. Today,…

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web tokyo skin (1996)

tokyo skin (1996)

tokyo skin (1996)
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IMDb: 6.2
92 min

Amidst the swirl of Tokyo’s seamy nightlife of designer drugs, casual sex, and American slang, Zhou turns 30. It’s a spiritual crisis for this Chinese immigrant who quotes Confucius, this…

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Genre: Drama
web Himeanole (2016)

Himeanole (2016)

Himeanole (2016)
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IMDb: 6.9
99 min

An ordinary man plays matchmaker to his friend only to realize the girl being pursued is being stalked.

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
BluRay Lovers on Borders (2017)

Lovers on Borders (2017)

Lovers on Borders (2017)
BluRay
IMDb: 5.7
136 min

Double revenge in two separate stories. Set in both a near future and the historical past, revenge is served not by violence, but by love.

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Genre: Drama
web A Flower Aflame (2016)

A Flower Aflame (2016)

A Flower Aflame (2016)
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IMDb: 5.9
95 min

When Sonoko enters a traditional Japanese arranged marriage with Amamiya facilitated by her parents the resulting union is loveless including the functional and goal-oriented sex.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
web Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)

Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)

Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)
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IMDb: 7.3
138 min

While searching for his fiancee Ritsuko, Sakutarou rediscovers through flashbacks the void deep within him caused by the events from his high school days.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
BluRay The Discarnates (1988)

The Discarnates (1988)

The Discarnates (1988)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.0
115 min

Harada is a successful scenario writer, and his best buddy has just announced an intention to propose to Harada’s ex-wife. Recovering from the shock, Harada indulges in melancholy, mainly on…

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BluRay Dead Run (2005)

Dead Run (2005)

Dead Run (2005)
BluRay
IMDb: 7.0
124 min

The story concerns a boy called Shuji, growing up in a rural area of Japan where the community is divided into “Shore” and “Offshore” – the latter so-named because it…

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Genre: Uncategorized
web It’s Me It’s Me (2013)

It’s Me It’s Me (2013)

It’s Me It’s Me (2013)
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IMDb: 6.0
119 min

Hitoshi Nagano (Kazuya Kamenashi), who works at an electronics store, picks up a cellphone left behind by a customer and goes about a scam. He calls the person’s mother and…

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web The Cowards who Looked to the Sky (2012)

The Cowards who Looked to the Sky (2012)

The Cowards who Looked to the Sky (2012)
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IMDb: 6.8
141 min

Based on the award-winning novel of the same name, this boldly erotic yet movingly tender portrait of a group of vulnerable, variously wounded people — a depressed housewife, her high-school-aged…

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Genre: Uncategorized
web #HandballStrive (2020)

#HandballStrive (2020)

#HandballStrive (2020)
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IMDb: N/A
109 min

The school’s handball club is about to close down. Can social media bring it back to life? Masao Kiyota is a high school student living in Japan’s southern Kumamoto Prefecture….

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Genre: Comedy, Drama