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1.
Princess Mononoke (1997)
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On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime. (134 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
2.
Summer Wars (2009)
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A student tries to fix a problem he accidentally caused in OZ, a digital world, while pretending to be the fiancé of his friend at her grandmother's 90th birthday. (114 mins.)
Director: Mamoru Hosoda
 
3.
Lupin the Third: The Legend of Twilight Gemini (1996 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lupin comes into the possession of half a diamond containing half a map, and goes in search of the other half so that he can obtain the map's treasure. (92 mins.)
Director: Gisaburô Sugii
 
4.
Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
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A flamboyant thief and his gang struggle to free a princess from an evil count's clutches and to learn the hidden secret to a fabulous treasure that she holds part of a key to. (100 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
5.
Rupan sansei (1971 TV Series)
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The adventures of the master thief Lupin III and his cohorts as they dive into various escapades, all the while in pursuit by the tenacious Inspector Zenigata. (23 mins.)
Director: Masaaki Ôsumi
 
6.
Wicked City (1987)
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There has been peace between the worlds of the mortals and the supernatural for centuries, but the balance is now being threatened... (82 mins.)
 
7.
Ninja Scroll (1993)
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A mysterious vagabond sets out on a journey to confront his past. Little does he know he is up against a demonic force of killers, with a ghost from his past as the leader. (94 mins.)
 
8.
Animal Treasure Island (1971)
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A group of kids compete with a team of bumbling pirates to find buried treasure. (78 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Ikeda
 
9.
Akira (1988)
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A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath that only one kid and a group of psychics can stop. (124 mins.)
Director: Katsuhiro Otomo
 
10.
Lupin III: Episode 0 - First Contact (2002 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A news reporter interviews Jigen about how he first met Lupin. (90 mins.)
Director: Minoru Ôhara
 
11.
Lupin III: Farewell to Nostradamus (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Lupin must rescue a young girl from a mysterious doomsday cult, who wants a book of prophecies hidden by the girl's father. (100 mins.)
 
12.
Lupin III: Burning Memory - Tokyo Crisis (1998)
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Lupin attempts to get his hands on a treasure map, but finds himself in a crisis where the future of Tokyo hangs in the balance. (95 mins.)
 
13.
Ghost in the Shell (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A cyborg policewoman and her partner hunt a mysterious and powerful hacker called the Puppet Master. (83 mins.)
Director: Mamoru Oshii
 
14.
Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999 TV Series)
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A group of young teens is unexpectedly sent to the mysterious Digital World and paired up with their own powerful, morphing monster called the Digimon. Together the entire group set out on an adventure to fight evil and save the world. (24 mins.)
 
15.
Digimon: The Movie (2000)
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Three different stories involving digital creatures collide together. (82 mins.)
 
16.
Pokemon: Power of One (1999)
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Ash Ketchum must gather the three spheres of fire, ice and lightning in order to restore balance to the Orange Islands. (84 mins.)
 
17.
Sword for Truth (1990 Video)
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Feudal Japan: Amidst the absolute rule of the Shogun, one man, Shuranosuke Sakaki the master swordsman... (60 mins.)
Director: Tsutomu Dezaki
 
18.
Highschool of the Dead (2010 TV Series)
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High school students are overwhelmed with the start of the zombie apocalypse. (24 mins.)
 
19.
Kekkô Kamen (1991 Video)
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Kekko Kamen, fights to save students, a fearless heroine who wears red boots, a red mask, and nothing else, she has an uncanny way of destroying her opponents by stunning them with her private parts and then kick their butts.
Director: Nobuhiro Kondô
 
20.
Go Nagai's New Cutey Honey (1998 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In hibernation for years, the body-shifting android Cutey Honey is brought out of her self-imposed stasis... (240 mins.)
 
21.
Devilman (1987 Mini-Series)
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Devilman faces the tortoise demon Jinmen and birdwoman Shiranu (57 mins.)
Director: Tsutomu Iida
 
22.
Violence Jack, Part 1, Slum King (1986 Video)
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Set on a future Earth that has been ripped apart by natural disasters. Civilization has turned into a brutish nightmare of survival... (37 mins.)
Director: Ichirô Itano
 
23.
Mad Bull 34 (1990 Mini-Series)
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Rookie police officer Daizaburo "Eddie" Ban joins New York's 34th precinct, where he is partnered up with John Estes... (195 mins.)
Director: Tetsu Dezaki
 
24.
Angel Cop (1989 Mini-Series)
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An elite anti-terrorist agent battles terrorists threatening Japan, but a mysterious third player is involved in their own way. (180 mins.)
Director: Ichirô Itano
 
25.
Judge (1991 Video)
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An ordinary office worker, has a secret occupation...for he is the Judge of the Dead and will see that people's sins will not go unpunished. (45 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Negishi
 
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Demon City Shinjuku (1988 Video)
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A young warrior must finish what his father started by battling his way through a city of demons and defeat a diabolical psychic who has opened a portal to hell. (82 mins.)
 
28.
Plastic Little: The Adventures of Captain Tita (1994 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Tita Mu Koshigaya is a young woman who captains a ship, the Cha-Cha Maru, whose business is capturing... (55 mins.)
Director: Kinji Yoshimoto
 
30.
The Abashiri Family (1992 Video)
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The sole daughter of a family of dangerous bandits sets out to fulfill her mother's final wish of becoming a refined, legal girl. (80 mins.)
 
31.
Noir (2001 TV Series)
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Two beautiful female assassins travel the world accepting assignments to kill various culprits, and at the same time, having deadly traps set against them by their own employer. (25 mins.)
 
32.
Tenchi Muyô! Ryô Ôki (1992 TV Series)
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Tenchi Masaki is a normal high school student in Japan, who spends the summers doing chores around his grandfather's family shrine... (30 mins.)
 
33.
Tenchi Muyô! GXP (2002 TV Series)
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Awful remake of a classic anime without any of the original characters. (24 mins.)
 
34.
Freezing (2011 TV Series)
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Earth in the near future has become threatened by other dimensional beings called the NOVA. The only... (24 mins.)