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1. Seven Samurai (1954)

Unrated | 207 min | Drama

8.7
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99 Metascore

A poor village under attack by bandits recruits seven unemployed samurai to help them defend themselves.

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Tsushima, Yukiko Shimazaki

Votes: 218,850

2. Rashomon (1950)

Unrated | 88 min | Crime, Drama

8.3
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A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.

Creator: Sôjirô Motoki | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Takashi Shimura

Votes: 97,218

3. Yojimbo (1961)

Unrated | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Ryûzô Kikushima | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yôko Tsukasa

Votes: 70,261

4. Ikiru (1952)

Not Rated | 143 min | Drama

8.3
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A bureaucrat tries to find a meaning in his life after he discovers he has terminal cancer.

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka

Votes: 39,756

5. Dreams (1990)

PG | 119 min | Drama, Fantasy

7.8
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A collection of tales based upon the actual dreams of director Akira Kurosawa.

Writer: Akira Kurosawa | Directors: Akira Kurosawa, Ishirô Honda | Stars: Akira Terao, Mitsuko Baishô, Toshie Negishi, Mieko Harada

Votes: 17,725

6. Red Beard (1965)

Not Rated | 185 min | Drama

8.3
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In 19th century Japan, a rough tempered yet charitable town doctor trains a young intern.

Writers: Masato Ide, Hideo Oguni, Ryûzô Kikushima, Akira Kurosawa, Shûgorô Yamamoto | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Yûzô Kayama, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Reiko Dan

Votes: 10,902

7. Rhapsody in August (1991)

PG | 98 min | Drama

7.3
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Three generations' responses to the atomic bombing of Nagasaki.

Writers: Kiyoko Murata, Akira Kurosawa | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Sachiko Murase, Richard Gere, Hisashi Igawa, Narumi Kayashima

Votes: 4,685

8. Monkey (1978–1980)

Action, Family, Adventure

8.7
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An adaptation of a Chinese folktale about a pilgrimage to the West undertaken by a monk and his divine guardians.

Stars: Masaaki Sakai, Shirô Kishibe, Masako Natsume, Toshiyuki Nishida

Votes: 900

9. Stray Dog (1949)

Not Rated | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol.

Writers: Ryûzô Kikushima, Akira Kurosawa | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji, Eiko Miyoshi

Votes: 10,534

10. Madadayo (1993)

134 min | Drama

7.5
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76 Metascore

Following World War II, a retired professor approaching his autumn years finds his quality of life drastically reduced in war-torn Tokyo. Denying despair, he pursues writing and celebrates his birthday with his adoring students.

Writers: Akira Kurosawa, Hyakken Uchida | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Tatsuo Matsumura, Kyôko Kagawa, Hisashi Igawa, Jôji Tokoro

Votes: 3,346

11. The Water Margin (1977 TV Mini-Series)

60 min

8.2
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Nearly a thousand years ago in ancient China, there was a cruel government. 108 renegade will try to change the story.

Stars: Atsuo Nakamura, Sanae Tsuchida, Kei Satô, Isamu Nagato

Votes: 422

12. Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island (1956)

Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Biography

7.8
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Musashi Miyamoto is challenged to a duel by a confident swordsman Sasaki Kojiro. He agrees to fight him in a year's time.

Writers: Hideji Hôjô, Hiroshi Inagaki, Tokuhei Wakao, Eiji Yoshikawa | Director: Hiroshi Inagaki | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Mariko Okada, Kôji Tsuruta, Kaoru Yachigusa

Votes: 4,108

13. I Live in Fear (1955)

103 min | Drama

7.4
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An aging, industrialist Japanese man becomes so fearful of nuclear war that it begins to take a toll on his life and family.

Writers: Shinobu Hashimoto, Fumio Hayasaka, Akira Kurosawa, Hideo Oguni | Director: Akira Kurosawa | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki, Eiko Miyoshi

Votes: 2,633

14. Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)

PG | 83 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.1
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A young man steals a boat to find his brother, but he and his shipmates become shipwrecked on a mysterious island inhabited by a giant sea monster and a slumbering Godzilla.

Writer: Shin'ichi Sekizawa | Director: Jun Fukuda | Stars: Akira Takarada, Kumi Mizuno, Chôtarô Tôgin, Hideo Sunazuka

Votes: 2,672

15. When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)

Not Rated | 111 min | Drama

8.2
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A middle-aged bar hostess, constantly in debt, is faced with numerous social constraints and challenges posed to her by her family, customers and friends.

Writer: Ryûzô Kikushima | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Hideko Takamine, Tatsuya Nakadai, Masayuki Mori, Reiko Dan

Votes: 2,441

16. Sengoku jieitai (1979)

85 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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A squadron of Japanese Self-Defense Force soldiers find themselves transported through time to their country's warring states era, when rival samurai clans were battling to become the ... See full summary »

Writers: Ryo Hanmura, Toshio Kamata | Director: Kôsei Saitô | Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Jun Etô, Moeko Ezawa, Ryô Hayami

Votes: 674

17. Varan the Unbelievable (1962)

Unrated | 70 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

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In an effort to find an economic means of purifying salt water, a joint U.S.-Japanese military command is set up on an isolated Japanese island where an unusual salt water lake is situated.... See full summary »

Writer: Sid Harris | Directors: Jerry A. Baerwitz, Ishirô Honda | Stars: Myron Healey, Tsuruko Kobayashi, Clifford Kawada, Derick Shimatsu

Votes: 380

18. Nihonkai daikaisen (1969)

G | 128 min | Drama, History, War

6.5
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And then there was a skeleton

Writer: Toshio Yasumi | Director: Seiji Maruyama | Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai, Yûzô Kayama, Chishû Ryû

Votes: 115

19. Summer Clouds (1958)

128 min | Drama

7.5
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A war widow with a young boy manages a farm with her bossy mother-in-law. When a reporter comes to interview her... See full synopsis »

Writers: Shinobu Hashimoto, Tsutou Wada | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Chikage Awashima, Michiyo Aratama, Kumi Mizuno, Yôko Tsukasa

Votes: 207

20. Daikaijû Baran (1958)

87 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.5
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When a rare species of butterfly is found in a mysterious valley in Japan, a pair of entomologists go to investigate and find more. However, when they get there they find an uncharted lake ... See full summary »

Writers: Shin'ichi Sekizawa, Ken Kuronuma | Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Kôzô Nomura, Ayumi Sonoda, Koreya Senda, Akihiko Hirata

Votes: 288

21. Mother (1952)

98 min | Drama

7.7
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A teenaged girl witnesses her widowed mother's attempt to sustain her family.

Writer: Yôko Mizuki | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Kyôko Kagawa, Eiji Okada, Akihiko Katayama

Votes: 447

22. Wife (1953)

89 min | Drama

6.7
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Tokyo. Mihoko and Toichi Nakagawa's ten year marriage is crumbling out of inertia. Each knows the other isn't happy, they themselves aren't happy, but they don't talk about their problems ... See full summary »

Writers: Fumiko Hayashi, Toshirô Ide | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Mieko Takamine, Ken Uehara, Rentarô Mikuni, Michiyo Aratama

Votes: 162

23. Older Brother, Younger Sister (1953)

86 min | Drama

7.5
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Writers: Yôko Mizuki, Saisei Murô | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori, Yoshiko Kuga, Yûji Hori

Votes: 205

24. Where Chimneys Are Seen (1953)

108 min | Drama

7.6
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Writers: Hideo Oguni, Rinzo Shiina | Director: Heinosuke Gosho | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Ken Uehara, Hideko Takamine, Hiroshi Akutagawa

Votes: 123

25. Shiosai (1954)

96 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Lonely youth Shinji meets Hatsue, a pretty pearl diver, on the beach and the two fall in love. But Shinji has a rival for Hatsue's affections, Yasuo. Yasuo spreads unpleasant gossip about ... See full summary »

Writers: Yukio Mishima, Shin'ichirô Nakamura, Senkichi Taniguchi | Director: Senkichi Taniguchi | Stars: Akira Kubo, Sadako Sawamura, Minoru Takashima, Kyôko Aoyama

Votes: 18

26. A Wife's Heart (1956)

101 min | Drama

7.1
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Writer: Toshirô Ide | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Hideko Takamine, Toshirô Mifune, Keiju Kobayashi, Akemi Negishi

Votes: 89

27. Husband and Wife (1953)

87 min | Drama

7.2
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Uptight man and hot wife rent a room from a laidback colleague. The colleague and wife get on like a house on fire... See full synopsis »

Writers: Toshirô Ide, Yôko Mizuki | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Ken Uehara, Yôko Sugi, Rentarô Mikuni, Keiju Kobayashi

Votes: 89

28. The Whole Family Works (1939)

65 min | Drama

6.7
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Father of nine children cannot find a job. Despite their aspirations, the children are encouraged by both parents to hold down menial jobs and contribute to the family expenses... See full synopsis »

Writers: Mikio Naruse, Nao Tokugawa | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Musei Tokugawa, Noriko Honma, Akira Ubukata, Kaoru Itô

Votes: 98

29. Meoto zenzai (1955)

121 min | Drama

7.5
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Writers: Sakunosuke Oda, Toshio Yasumi | Director: Shirô Toyoda | Stars: Hisaya Morishige, Chikage Awashima, Yôko Tsukasa, Haruo Tanaka

Votes: 37

30. Untamed Woman (1957)

121 min | Drama

7.1
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Writers: Yôko Mizuki, Shusei Tokuda | Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Hideko Takamine, Ken Uehara, Masayuki Mori, Daisuke Katô

Votes: 81

31. Aa bakudan (1964)

95 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.8
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Filmed as a traditional Japanese play, a yakuza boss is released from prison, but finds his gang usurped by a shady politician. With the help of his former cell mate he decides to assassinate the politician with an explosive pen.

Writers: Kihachi Okamoto, Cornell Woolrich | Director: Kihachi Okamoto | Stars: Yûnosuke Itô, Fubuki Koshiji, Ichirô Nakatani, Hideo Sunazuka

Votes: 97

32. Tsuzurikata kyoshitsu (1938)

87 min | Drama

7.0
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Writers: Chiio Kimura, Masako Toyoda | Director: Kajirô Yamamoto | Stars: Hideko Takamine, Musei Tokugawa, Nijiko Kiyokawa, Shiro Mizutani

Votes: 21

33. Ankokugai no kaoyaku (1959)

101 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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Ryuta and Mineo Komatsu are brothers, both yakuza (gangsters). Mineo, although complicit in crime, even murder, wants out of the gangster life, hoping to become a successful singer instead.... See full summary »

Writers: Motosada Nishiki, Shin'ichi Sekizawa | Director: Kihachi Okamoto | Stars: Kôji Tsuruta, Akira Takarada, Yumi Shirakawa, Keiko Yanagawa

Votes: 46

34. Aruhi watashi wa (1959)

105 min

5.1
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Writers: Toshirô Ide, Yôjirô Ishizaka | Director: Kihachi Okamoto | Stars: Misa Uehara, Akira Takarada, Ken Uehara, Sadako Sawamura

Votes: 8

35. Sasameyuki (1950)

145 min | Drama

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Writers: Jun'ichirô Tanizaki, Toshio Yasumi | Director: Yutaka Abe | Stars: Ranko Hanai, Yukiko Todoroki, Hisako Yamane, Hideko Takamine

36. Kaitei kara kita onna (1959)

76 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.9
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While in vacation in a sea side house, a young man fall in love with a beautiful woman who pretends to live by herself in the sea. The fishermen of a nearby village think she is a monster, ... See full summary »

Writers: Shintarô Ishihara, Koreyoshi Kurahara | Director: Koreyoshi Kurahara | Stars: Makiko Aoi, Tomio Aoki, Akemi Ebata, Jun Hamamura

Votes: 13

37. Kekkon no subete (1958)

85 min | Comedy, Romance

7.7
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Writer: Yoshio Shirasaka | Director: Kihachi Okamoto | Stars: Izumi Yukimura, Michiyo Tamaki, Michiyo Aratama, Ken Uehara

Votes: 15

38. Namida gawa (1967)

79 min | Drama

7.9
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Writers: Shûgorô Yamamoto, Yoshikata Yoda | Director: Kenji Misumi | Stars: Shiho Fujimura, Kiku Wakayagi, Rokkô Toura, Kamatari Fujiwara

Votes: 12

39. Taiheiyô Sensô to Himeyuri Butai (1962)

93 min | Drama, War

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The last fight put up by remaining Japanese forces and a special volunteer nursing corps on Okinawa at the end of World War II (1944-45).

Writers: Mitsuo Kaneda, Haku Komori | Director: Haku Komori | Stars: Tôru Abe, Kanjûrô Arashi, Shinjirô Asano, Kikuko Hanaoka

40. Gekkyû dorobo (1962)

94 min

5.4
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Writer: Hiroshi Matsuki | Director: Kihachi Okamoto | Stars: Akira Takarada, Yôko Tsukasa, Tadao Nakamaru, Seiji Miyaguchi

Votes: 5

41. Zokuzoku Ôban: Dotô hen (1957)

108 min

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Writer: Ryôzô Kasahara | Director: Yasuki Chiba | Stars: Daisuke Katô, Akira Tani, Sadako Sawamura, Hiroshi Tachikawa

42. Jôshû to tomo ni (1956)

102 min | Drama

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Writer: Sumie Tanaka | Director: Seiji Hisamatsu | Stars: Setsuko Hara, Kinuyo Tanaka, Michiyo Kogure, Kyôko Kagawa

43. Aoi me (1956)

35 min | Short

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Writers: Yôjirô Ishizaka, Zenzô Matsuyama | Director: Hideo Suzuki | Stars: Kamatari Fujiwara, Noriko Honma, Nijiko Kiyokawa, Akio Kusama

44. The Happy Pilgrimage (1958)

119 min | Comedy

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Yaji and Kita make a journey to the temple of Ise, presumably as part of a religious pilgrimage, but actually to get away from their wives for a little while. As they travel, they are ... See full summary »

Writers: Ikku Jippensha, Ryôzô Kasahara | Director: Yasuki Chiba | Stars: Keiju Kobayashi, Daisuke Katô, Nobuko Otowa, Mitsuko Kusabue

Votes: 12

45. The Lone Journey (1955)

91 min

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Writers: Shin Hasegawa, Hiroshi Inagaki | Director: Hiroshi Inagaki | Stars: Ryô Ikebe, Mariko Okada, Akihiko Hirata, Katsuji Ichikawa

46. Akogare (1966)

85 min | Drama

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Writers: Keisuke Kinoshita, Taichi Yamada | Director: Hideo Onchi | Stars: Kazuo Araki, Michiyo Aratama, Noriko Honma, Natsuko Kahara

47. Kitsune to tanuki (1959)

126 min

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Writer: Ryûzô Kikushima | Director: Yasuki Chiba | Stars: Daisuke Katô, Keiju Kobayashi, Kôji Mitsui, Yôsuke Natsuki

48. Hana no naka no musumetachi (1953)

Comedy, Romance

5.3
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Writers: Dai Nishijima, Kajirô Yamamoto | Director: Kajirô Yamamoto | Stars: Mariko Okada, Keiju Kobayashi, Hiroshi Koizumi, Yôko Sugi

Votes: 6

49. Kiki kaikai ore wa dareda?! (1969)

96 min | Comedy

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Writers: Ken Sano, Yasuo Tanami, Takashi Tsuboshima | Director: Takashi Tsuboshima | Stars: Kei Tani, Hideko Yoshida, Hajime Hana, Jun Tazaki

50. Botchan (1953)

Comedy

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Writers: Soseki Natsume, Noriyuki Yata | Director: Seiji Maruyama | Stars: Ryô Ikebe, Mariko Okada, Hisaya Morishige, Eitarô Ozawa