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1. Kwaidan (1964)

Not Rated | 183 min | Fantasy, Horror

8.0
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A collection of four Japanese folk tales with supernatural themes.

Writers: Yôko Mizuki, Lafcadio Hearn | Director: Masaki Kobayashi | Stars: Rentarô Mikuni, Michiyo Aratama, Misako Watanabe, Kenjirô Ishiyama

Votes: 10,115

2. The Great Passage (2013)

134 min | Drama

7.2
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Majime, an eccentric man in publishing company, who has unique ability of words, joins the team that will compile a new dictionary, 'The Great Passage.' In the eclectic team, he becomes ... See full summary »

Writers: Shiwon Miura, Kensaku Watanabe | Director: Yûya Ishii | Stars: Ryûhei Matsuda, Aoi Miyazaki, Joe Odagiri, Kaoru Kobayashi

Votes: 1,204

3. Youth of the Beast (1963)

Not Rated | 92 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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A violent thug plays opposing yakuza bosses against each other.

Writers: Ichirô Ikeda, Tadaaki Yamazaki, Haruhiko Ôyabu | Director: Seijun Suzuki | Stars: Jô Shishido, Misako Watanabe, Tamio Kawachi, Minako Katsuki

Votes: 2,079

4. The Inheritance (1962)

107 min | Drama

7.4
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Two-hundred million yen is up for grabs in a dying businessman's will. The businessman intends to will it to his 3 illegitimate children, but his associates scheme to take advantage of the situation.

Writers: Kôichi Inagaki, Norio Nanjo | Director: Masaki Kobayashi | Stars: Keiko Kishi, Tatsuya Nakadai, Sô Yamamura, Seiji Miyaguchi

Votes: 263

5. Samurai Spy (1965)

Not Rated | 99 min | Action, Drama

7.1
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The legendary samurai Sasuke Sarutobi gets caught in a web of political intrigue, deception and espionage during the early 17th century.

Writers: Yoshiyuki Fukuda, Koji Nakada | Director: Masahiro Shinoda | Stars: Hiroshi Aoyama, Jun Hamamura, Osamu Hitomi, Minoru Hodaka

Votes: 1,129

6. 'Jûsangô taihisen' yori: Sono gosôsha o nerae (1960)

79 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.8
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A prison truck is assaulted and the two convicts inside are murdered. The prison guard on duty gets suspended for negligence and takes it upon himself to track down the killers.

Writers: Shin'ichi Sekizawa, Kazuo Shimada | Director: Seijun Suzuki | Stars: Michitarô Mizushima, Mari Shiraki, Misako Watanabe, Shinsuke Ashida

Votes: 503

7. Bushido (1963)

122 min | Action, Drama

7.1
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After a salary-man's fiancée attempts suicide, he remembers his gruesome family history, which sees his ancestors sacrificing themselves for the sake of their cruel lords, and realizes that he's about to repeat their mistakes.

Writers: Norio Nanjo, Naoyuki Suzuki, Yoshikata Yoda | Director: Tadashi Imai | Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Eijirô Tôno, Kyôko Kishida, Masayuki Mori

Votes: 184

8. Human (1962)

117 min | Drama

7.0
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The ship Kaijin Maru is left adrift after losing all means of navigation in a storm. The four people on the ship are becoming increasingly desperate as food and water run out.

Writers: Yaeko Nogami, Kaneto Shindô | Director: Kaneto Shindô | Stars: Taiji Tonoyama, Nobuko Otowa, Kei Satô, Kei Yamamoto

Votes: 91

9. Face (2000)

124 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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With no parents left to keep the peace and order two sisters, who could not be any more different, allow their frustrations and animosity to come to a head. What ensues is funny, tragic and offbeat.

Writers: Junji Sakamoto, Isamu Uno | Director: Junji Sakamoto | Stars: Naomi Fujiyama, Etsushi Toyokawa, Michiyo Ohkusu, Riho Makise

Votes: 312

10. Shiawase no pan (2012)

114 min | Comedy, Drama

6.8
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Writer: Yukiko Mishima | Director: Yukiko Mishima | Stars: Tomoyo Harada, Yô Ôizumi, Ken Mitsuishi, Kimiko Yo

Votes: 211

11. Being Two Isn't Easy (1962)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

7.2
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The trials, tribulations, and joys of raising a child. The film follows the everyday events of a family with one boy, coming up to his second birthday, interspersed with occasional thoughts... See full summary »

Writers: Michio Matsuda, Natto Wada | Director: Kon Ichikawa | Stars: Fujiko Yamamoto, Hiroo Suzuki, Eiji Funakoshi, Kumeko Urabe

Votes: 190

12. The Rambling Guitarist (1959)

Not Rated | 77 min | Thriller

6.3
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Shinji (Akira Kobayashi), a wandering street musician, gets involved with a mob boss, Akitsu (Nobuo Kaneko), after saving one of his henchmen in a bar fight. Akitsu gives Shinji a job to ... See full summary »

Writers: Kenzaburo Hara, Ei Ogawa, Gan Yamazaki | Director: Buichi Saitô | Stars: Akira Kobayashi, Ruriko Asaoka, Sanae Nakahara, Misako Watanabe

Votes: 74

13. The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka (1967)

99 min | Drama, History

7.5
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Writers: Sawako Ariyoshi, Kaneto Shindô | Director: Yasuzô Masumura | Stars: Raizô Ichikawa, Ayako Wakao, Hideko Takamine, Yûnosuke Itô

Votes: 91

14. With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)

106 min | Drama, Romance

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Long before the events of the movie Ôki, who was approaching middle age, had a relation to 16-year-old Otoko. She got pregnant, but the child was stillborn. Their relation stopped at the ... See full summary »

Writers: Yasunari Kawabata, Nobuo Yamada | Director: Masahiro Shinoda | Stars: Kaoru Yachigusa, Mariko Kaga, Sô Yamamura, Kei Yamamoto

Votes: 136

15. Endless Desire (1958)

101 min | Comedy

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On August 15, ten years after the Pacific War, five people meet at a station. Their purpose is to dig out a cache of morphine -- now worth sixty million yen -- that HASHIMOTO, an army ... See full summary »

Writers: Shinji Fujiwara, Shôhei Imamura, Hisashi Yamanouchi | Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Reiji Akitsu, Shinsuke Ashida, Takeshi Katô, Nobuo Kawakami

Votes: 234

16. The Devil's Ballad (1977)

144 min | Mystery

7.1
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Kôsuke Kindaichi, a somewhat peculiar private detective, visits a remote town. He meets a police detective and they start to investigate an old unsolved murder. Then some murders happen. ... See full summary »

Writers: Kon Ichikawa, Seishi Yokomizo | Director: Kon Ichikawa | Stars: Kôji Ishizaka, Keiko Kishi, Akiko Nishina, Kôji Kita

Votes: 120

17. Zoku Shinya shokudô (2016)

Drama | Completed

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Writer: Yarô Abe | Director: Joji Matsuoka | Stars: Joe Odagiri, Sôsuke Ikematsu, Tamae Andô, Mikako Tabe

18. Tugumi (1990)

105 min | Drama

6.8
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Tugumi, who lives in a small seaside town, has been in delicate health from birth. Her parents spoiled her and she is rough and selfish. However, a few people are attracted by her beauty ... See full summary »

Writers: Jun Ichikawa, Banana Yoshimoto | Director: Jun Ichikawa | Stars: Riho Makise, Tomoko Nakajima, Yasuyo Shirashima, Hiroyuki Sanada

Votes: 65

19. Bare Essence of Life Ultra-Miracle Love Story (2009)

120 min | Drama

6.3
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Writer: Satoko Yokohama | Director: Satoko Yokohama | Stars: Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Kumiko Asô, Seiji Nozoe, Arata Iura

Votes: 184

20. Tetsuko's Room (1976– )

35 min | Talk-Show

7.1
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Stars: Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Makoto Ohtake, Yûzô Kayama, Tomio Umezawa

Votes: 8

21. Sayonara, Kuro (2003)

109 min | Drama

7.3
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Writers: Emiko Hiramatsu, Katsumi Ishikawa, Joji Matsuoka | Director: Joji Matsuoka | Stars: Satoshi Tsumabuki, Ayumi Itô, Akira Emoto, Hirofumi Arai

Votes: 77

22. The Milkwoman (2005)

127 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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Writer: Kenji Aoki | Director: Akira Ogata | Stars: Den Fujita, Keisuke Horibe, Teruyuki Kagawa, Ittoku Kishibe

Votes: 97

23. Osanazuma (1970)

86 min

5.8
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Writers: Yoshio Shirasaka, Takeo Tomishima, Kanji Yasumoto | Director: Reijiro Usuzaka | Stars: Keiko Takahashi, Katsutoshi Arata, Misako Watanabe, Tomoko Mayama

Votes: 6

24. Himeyuri no Tô (1953)

130 min | Drama, War

6.7
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Writer: Yôko Mizuki | Director: Tadashi Imai | Stars: Kyôko Kagawa, Susumu Fujita, Keiko Tsushima, Eiji Okada

Votes: 48

25. Hiya-meshi to Osan to Chan (1965)

178 min | Drama

7.6
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Writers: Naoyuki Suzuki, Shûgorô Yamamoto | Director: Tomotaka Tasaka | Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Michiyo Kogure, Wakaba Irie, Shôichi Ozawa

Votes: 13

26. Aitsu to watashi (1961)

105 min | Comedy

7.7
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Writers: Yôjirô Ishizaka, Kô Nakahira | Director: Kô Nakahira | Stars: Yûjirô Ishihara, Izumi Ashikawa, Jun Hamamura, Chikako Hosokawa

Votes: 16

27. This Is Noriko (1982)

117 min

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Writer: Zenzô Matsuyama | Director: Zenzô Matsuyama | Stars: Kan Mikami, Misako Watanabe

28. Aoi chibusa (1958)

90 min | Drama

7.4
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Writers: Heigo Suzuki, Yoshiro Tsuji | Director: Seijun Suzuki | Stars: Akira Kobayashi, Mihoko Inagaki, Misako Watanabe, Hideaki Nitani

Votes: 18

29. Genji monogatari (1980 TV Movie)

150 min | Drama, Romance

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Writers: Kuniko Mukôda, Shikibu Murasaki | Director: Teruhiko Kuze | Stars: Kenji Sawada, Kaoru Yachigusa, Ayumi Ishida, Jun Fubuki

30. Akujo ni tsuite (1978– )

54 min | Mystery

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Stars: Marie Kage, Harue Akagi, Teruhiko Aoi, Ichirô Arishima

31. Acacia Walk (2001)

90 min | Family, Drama

6.3
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Writer: Joji Matsuoka | Director: Joji Matsuoka | Stars: Yui Natsukawa, Misako Watanabe, Sôsuke Takaoka, Tetta Sugimoto

Votes: 7

32. Rika (1979)

118 min | Drama

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Writers: Kyozo Miyoshi, Naoyuki Suzuki | Director: Tadashi Imai | Stars: Toyoto Fukuda, Kiyoto Harada, Gô Katô, Yoshi Katô

33. Rennyo and His Mother (1981)

93 min | Animation

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Rennyo was the key figure responsible for the restoration of Shin Buddhism in Japan, in particular the Honganji lineage that had a slump in its fortunes during the Middle Ages. According to... See full summary »

Writer: Kaneto Shindô | Director: Kihachiro Kawamoto | Stars: Masaaki Daimon, Kimiko Ikegami, Pinko Izumi, Kyôko Kishida

34. Temptation (1957)

91 min | Comedy

7.9
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Writers: Sei Ito, Sankichi Ôhashi | Director: Kô Nakahira | Stars: Hideyo Amamoto, Tomio Aoki, Reiko Arai, Izumi Ashikawa

Votes: 10

35. Naru yô ni Naru sa (2013 TV Mini-Series)

54 min | Drama

8.6
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Stars: Atsuko Asano, Hiroshi Tachi, Mirai Shida, Shôta Yasuda

Votes: 5

37. Bitoku no yoromeki (1957)

96 min | Drama, Romance

6.2
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Writers: Yukio Mishima, Kaneto Shindô | Director: Kô Nakahira | Stars: Yumeji Tsukioka, Rentarô Mikuni, Ryôji Hayama, Shinsuke Ashida

Votes: 11

38. Warera no jidai (1959)

97 min

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Writers: Kenzaburô Oe, Yoshio Shirasaka | Director: Koreyoshi Kurahara | Stars: Nobuo Kaneko, Hiroyuki Nagato, Yûji Odaka, Yasukiyo Umeno

39. Karaage USA (2014)

95 min | Comedy

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Writer: Kodai Yamada | Director: Naoki Segi | Stars: Miyoko Asada, Dante Carver, Kenjirô Ishimaru, Ken Kaito

41. Tattoo Ari (1982)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.9
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Writer: Takuya Nishioka | Director: Banmei Takahashi | Stars: Ryûdô Uzaki, Keiko Takahashi, Misako Watanabe, Kazuko Aoki

Votes: 24

42. Sanada fûunroku (1963)

100 min | Comedy, Fantasy, History

6.5
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Writers: Yoshiyuki Fukuda, Fumio Kônami, Ryûnosuke Ono | Director: Tai Katô | Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Misako Watanabe, Wataru Ômae, Fujio Tokita

Votes: 17

44. Jamamono wa kese (1960)

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Writer: Kei Kumai | Director: Yôichi Ushihara | Stars: Keiichirô Akagi, Mayumi Shimizu, Ryôji Hayama, Nobuo Kaneko

46. Alibi (1963)

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Writer: Kei Kumai | Director: Yôichi Ushihara | Stars: Hideaki Nitani, Yûji Odaka, Misako Watanabe, Seiji Miyaguchi

47. Koroshita no wa dare da (1957)

91 min | Thriller

7.6
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Writer: Kaneto Shindô | Director: Kô Nakahira | Stars: Kyosuke Aihara, Kyôji Aoyama, Jun Hamamura, Ken Hatano

Votes: 8

48. Zoku ueru tamashii (1956)

97 min

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Writer: Yûzô Kawashima | Director: Yûzô Kawashima | Stars: Ryôji Hayama, Keiji Itami, Keiko Izumi, Nobuo Kaneko

49. Byakkotai (2013 TV Movie)

400 min | Drama

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Writer: James Miki | Director: Akihiko Shigemitsu | Stars: Kin'ya Kitaôji, Hitomi Kuroki, Aoi Nakamura, Kenta Suga

50. Sennen tabito (1999)

114 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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Writer: Jinsei Tsuji | Director: Jinsei Tsuji | Stars: Etsushi Toyokawa, Takao Ohsawa, Misako Watanabe, Yuma

Votes: 23