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26 June 2007
A successful Japanese make-up artist collides with a tough-talking Shanghai taxi driver in this romantic dramedy that twists traditional roles by making the beauty expert a male and the cab driver a feisty female.
04 February 2006
The second feature from female director Shindo Kaze (Love/Juice), Princess in an Iron Helmet (a.k.a. Korogare! Tamako) is a bright and colorful youth film about a quirky young woman's reluctant coming-of-age journey.
Surely Someday Trailer (2011)
17 July 2011
Drawing influence from the street musicians of Miyagi, four high school students form a band and spend their free time practicing for their school's upcoming festival.
Catch a Wave Trailer (2006)
29 April 2006
Three high school students decide to challenge the legendary surf at Shonan Beach.
25 Trailer (2014)
01 November 2014
Detectives Shintarou Sakurai (Sho Aikawa) and Koichi Hikage (Susumu Terajima) are partners. They are also corrupt and often blackmail criminal groups and seize their money.
Shaking Tokyo Trailer (2008)
13 May 2008
“Shaking Tokyo” is about an agoraphobic man, called hikikomori in Japanese. He sustains himself on pizza, living off of money left to him by his father.
Oyari Haishaku Trailer (2013)
01 January 2013
Kotoji Akame (Naoto Takenaka) is a shabby, middle aged low-ranking samurai of small stature. One day, in a drinking contest, he misses sending his lord off as he leaves Edo for Kuju.
119 Trailer (1994)
05 November 1994
In Harari-cho, a small and quiet bayside town by the sea, the firemen have not seen a fire for nearly twenty years.
12 September 2013
Ken Katakura (Naoto Takenaka) has worked as a salaryman for the past 25 years. He's on his way to Malaysia to stop his daughter's wedding.
Tenshin Trailer (2013)
05 October 2013
Artist, writer, teacher, revolutionary. Meet Okakura Tenshin, the man who made an unforgettable mark on Japanese modern art.
Yamagata Scream Trailer (2009)
01 August 2009
High school seniors Mikayo (Riko Narumi), Chuko (Mirei Kiritani), Kei (Saaya) are forced to join a historical research club to fulfill a graduation requirement.
Eight Rangers Trailer (2012)
28 July 2012
Set within the devastated city of Eight City, the Eight Rangers protect the city and go against the evil Dark Kuruseido.
30 October 2013
Kageyama (Sho Sakurai) works as the butler for rich heiress Reiko Hosho (Keiko Kitagawa). Reiko happens to be a novice detective but lacks certain deductive skills needed by detectives.
01 November 2008
Kohei Miyazaki (Naoto Takenaka), a former railroad worker, has become obsessed with discovering the ancient country of Yamataikoku.
East Meets West Trailer (1995)
12 August 1995
The film starts off with an old man in the desert and two signs are shown; one that says East, the other says west.
By Player Trailer (2000)
02 December 2000
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 addressing Tonoyama himself, recollecting events in his life.
Fancy Dance Trailer (1989)
23 December 1989
Yohei, a punk rocker, becomes a Buddhist monk in order to inherit a mountain temple. Though initially rebelling against the tough monastic discipline, he learns to adjust.
Andromedia Trailer (1998)
11 July 1998
After his daughter Mai is killed in an auto accident, a genius programmer recreates her in the form of a computer program called AI.
Quartet for Two Trailer (2001)
31 March 2001
Shotaro and Minako are arguing. Minako has confessed her infidelity to her husband and informs him of her intention to leave him.
28 January 1995
Japanese film directed by Masahiro Honda.
MIND GAME Trailer (1998)
04 April 1998
Japanese film directed by Hiromasa Taguchi.
Cat-Eyed Boy Trailer (2006)
16 October 2006
A film adaption of the manga Cat Eyed Boy by famous horror manga artist Kazuo Umezu. The film follows a strange boy with cat like features.
Trick: The Movie Trailer (2002)
07 November 2002
Disaster befalls a village's inhabitants every 300 years. A popular self-styled magician named Naoko (Yukie Nakama) is summoned as a deity to rid the people of their anxiety.
Nowhere Man Trailer (1991)
02 November 1991
Sukezo, a farmer manga comic artist, takes up the art rock business by setting up a shop in a shed by the river.
15 December 2001
Tokyo Biyori Trailer (1997)
17 October 1997
This is a biographical film about the late Yoko Araki, who was the wife of Japan's leading photographer, Nobuyoshi Araki.
01 January 1998
Nostalgia is Takashi Miike’s favorite film of his considerable body of work. Including biographical elements, Nostalgia centers around the home and school of a young boy, whose family mix the violent and dysfunctional with the comic and the loveable.
30 October 2000
Set in the Phillipines, Takashi Miike’s “The Guys from Paradise” weaves together the stories of several real-life criminal cases.
15 March 1997
After the 1995 Kobe earthquake, a writer remembers travelling with his family to bury his brother after World War II.
Stereo Future Trailer (2001)
05 June 2001
Keisuke, an aspiring samurai-movie actor lands a major role in a new film, but must contend with a director who has nothing but scorn for him, but who continually fawns over the film's obnoxious ham of a star.
Five Women Trailer (1996)
29 June 1996
Masamichi Toyama is a loyal husband with a bad gambling debt. Mobsters out for the money track him down, beating him and raping his wife.
The Mystery of Rampo Trailer (1994)
25 June 1994
Edogawa Rampo is a writer whose latest work is censored by the government, deemed too disturbing and injurious to the public to be allowed to be published.
Nodo-Jiman Trailer (1999)
15 January 1999
Traditional Japanese pop singer Reiko (Muroi) decides to enter a well-known TV program for amateur singers along with a confused teenager (Ôtomo) and a 40-year-old father of four (Bito).
Sayonara Color Trailer (2005)
01 January 2005
21 January 1988
Kyoko Sawai, a TV reporter, is making a report about an idol singer named Emi Kato. Emi and her staff are preparing the promotion of her next tune "Love Craft".
07 May 1988
Nami is a nurse and the unwilling object of her patients' lust. When she is hit by a car whilst fleeing from the home of her unfaithful boyfriend, the driver of the car takes her as a sexual prisoner.
Gonza the Spearman Trailer (1986)
15 January 1986
The tragic story of Gonza, a handsome ladies man, set in the Tokagawa Period, a time in which appearences are very important.
Original Sin Trailer (1992)
20 October 1992
Based on a novel by Bo Nishimura, the film is about an extramarital affair between the wife of an estate agent and a 22 year old man.
The Yen Family Trailer (1988)
14 May 1988
Comedy about a family and their obsession for making money.
Ultimate Teacher Trailer (1988)
06 February 1988
At a run down school the "Ultimate Teacher" Ganpachi is sent to get things back on track and prepare the delinquent students for the real world.