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1. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)

R | 92 min | Horror

4.4
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33 Metascore

A mad scientist kidnaps and mutilates a trio of tourists in order to reassemble them into a human centipede, created by stitching their mouths to each others' rectums.

Director: Tom Six | Stars: Dieter Laser, Ashley C. Williams, Ashlynn Yennie, Akihiro Kitamura

Votes: 62,822 | Gross: $0.18M

2. Conan the Destroyer (1984)

PG | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.9
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Conan leads a ragtag group of adventurers on a quest for a princess.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Grace Jones, Olivia d'Abo, Wilt Chamberlain

Votes: 66,732 | Gross: $31.04M

3. The Final Countdown (1980)

PG | 103 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.7
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A modern aircraft carrier is thrown back in time to 1941 near Hawaii, just hours before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.

Director: Don Taylor | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Martin Sheen, Katharine Ross, James Farentino

Votes: 17,616 | Gross: $16.65M

4. Pacific Heights (1990)

R | 102 min | Thriller

6.4
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A couple work hard to renovate their dream house and become landlords to pay for it. Unfortunately, one of their tenants has plans of his own.

Director: John Schlesinger | Stars: Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine, Michael Keaton, Mako

Votes: 15,270 | Gross: $29.38M

5. Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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A French actress filming an anti-war film in Hiroshima has an affair with a married Japanese architect as they share their differing perspectives on war.

Director: Alain Resnais | Stars: Emmanuelle Riva, Eiji Okada, Stella Dassas, Pierre Barbaud

Votes: 22,150 | Gross: $0.09M

6. Ninja III: The Domination (1984)

R | 92 min | Action, Fantasy, Thriller

5.1
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An evil ninja attempts to avenge his death from beyond the grave, by possessing an innocent woman's body.

Director: Sam Firstenberg | Stars: Shô Kosugi, Lucinda Dickey, Jordan Bennett, David Chung

Votes: 2,906 | Gross: $7.61M

7. The Ramen Girl (2008)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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An American woman is stranded in Tokyo after breaking up with her boyfriend. Searching for direction in life, she trains to be a râmen chef under a tyrannical Japanese master.

Director: Robert Allan Ackerman | Stars: Brittany Murphy, Toshiyuki Nishida, Tammy Blanchard, Soji Arai

Votes: 7,717

8. Woman in the Dunes (1964)

Not Rated | 123 min | Drama, Thriller

8.5
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An entomologist on vacation is trapped by local villagers into living with a woman whose life task is shoveling sand for them.

Director: Hiroshi Teshigahara | Stars: Eiji Okada, Kyôko Kishida, Hiroko Itô, Kôji Mitsui

Votes: 13,096

9. Sweet Bean (2015)

Not Rated | 113 min | Drama

7.3
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60 Metascore

The manager of a pancake stall finds himself confronted with an odd but sympathetic elderly woman looking for work. A taste of her homemade bean jelly convinces him to hire her, which ... See full summary »

Director: Naomi Kawase | Stars: Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase, Kyara Uchida, Miki Mizuno

Votes: 5,369 | Gross: $0.12M

10. Lesson of the Evil (2012)

Unrated | 129 min | Horror, Thriller

6.7
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A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Shôta Sometani, Fumi Nikaidô, Takehiro Hira

Votes: 4,088

11. Hei tai yang 731 (1988)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, History, Horror

6.1
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Japanese troops round up Chinese and Russian prisoners of war and take them to a place called Squadron 731, where they are grotesquely tortured and experimented on to test new biological weapons.

Director: Tun Fei Mou | Stars: Jianxin Chen, Hsu Gou, Linjie Hao, Haizhe Jin

Votes: 4,882

12. Red Sun (1971)

PG | 112 min | Action, Western

7.0
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In 1870, a gang robs a train and steals a ceremonial Japanese sword meant as a gift from Japan to the U.S. President, prompting a man hunt to retrieve it.

Director: Terence Young | Stars: Charles Bronson, Toshirô Mifune, Alain Delon, Ursula Andress

Votes: 6,171

13. Night Train (I) (2009)

R | 83 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Two passengers and the conductor discover that a man has passed away on their night train cabin. They come across a mysterious object in a box the dead man was carrying and they all wish to keep for themselves.

Director: Brian King | Stars: Danny Glover, Leelee Sobieski, Steve Zahn, Matthias Schweighöfer

Votes: 8,242

14. Nirvana (1997)

R | 113 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.1
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Jimi, a successful computer game designer, finds that his latest product has been infected by a virus which has given consciousness to the main character of the game, Solo. Tormented by the... See full summary »

Director: Gabriele Salvatores | Stars: Christopher Lambert, Diego Abatantuono, Sergio Rubini, Stefania Rocca

Votes: 5,551

15. Five Fingers of Death (1972)

R | 104 min | Action, Drama, Romance

7.2
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Two martial arts schools prepare for an important tournament.

Director: Chang-hwa Jeong | Stars: Lieh Lo, Ping Wang, Hsiung Chao, Chin-Feng Wang

Votes: 2,317

16. They Call Me Bruce? (1982)

PG | 87 min | Comedy, Action

5.5
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A goofy Korean finds his life hopelessly complicated with people continually confusing him with Bruce Lee.

Director: Elliott Hong | Stars: Johnny Yune, Margaux Hemingway, Raf Mauro, Pam Huntington

Votes: 1,157 | Gross: $16.89M

17. Prisoners of the Sun (1990)

R | 108 min | Drama, War

6.7
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The island of Ambon in Indonesia, 1945. During the War, the number of Australian POWs on the island had dropped from 1100 to less than 300 due to abuses by their Japanese captors. Capt. ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Wallace | Stars: Bryan Brown, George Takei, Terry O'Quinn, John Bach

Votes: 718

18. Chocolate (2008)

R | 110 min | Action, Drama

7.0
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An autistic girl with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother's debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.

Director: Prachya Pinkaew | Stars: JeeJa Yanin, Hiroshi Abe, Pongpat Wachirabunjong, Taphon Phopwandee

Votes: 15,889 | Gross: $0.01M

19. Blood on the Sun (1945)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.2
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A dedicated American reporter in 1930s Japan is determined to expose that government's plan for world domination.

Director: Frank Lloyd | Stars: James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Porter Hall, John Emery

Votes: 1,491

20. Le hérisson (2009)

Unrated | 100 min | Drama

7.4
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64 Metascore

Paloma is a serious and highly articulate but deeply bored 11-year-old who has decided to kill herself on her 12th birthday. Fascinated by art and philosophy, she questions and documents ... See full summary »

Director: Mona Achache | Stars: Josiane Balasko, Garance Le Guillermic, Togo Igawa, Anne Brochet

Votes: 7,347

21. Gesu no ai (2015)

110 min | Drama, Romance

6.5
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Tetsuo (Kiyohiko Shibukawa) is a lowlife. A film director with a small indie hit many years back, yet he has never gotten any further as he refuses to go against his 'artistic integrity'. ... See full summary »

Director: Eiji Uchida | Stars: Masahiko Aoki, Masato Arai, Denden, Kanji Furutachi

Votes: 265

22. Yakuza (2005 Video Game)

M | Crime

8.6
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Kiryu Kazuma was brought up in the Sunflower Orphanage, and has been protected since his childhood by a lieutenant of the Dojima Family, affiliated with the Tokyo-based Tojo Clan of the ... See full summary »

Director: Hiroyuki Sakamoto | Stars: Darryl Kurylo, Michael Rosenbaum, Eliza Dushku, Michael Madsen

Votes: 233

23. Ah, kôya (2017)

157 min | Drama

8.2
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The year is 2021 and years of mismanagement have left Japan a broken society riddled with poverty and underemployment. Kenji is visibly disabled and has an inferiority complex. Shinji is ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshiyuki Kishi | Stars: Masaki Suda, Ik-joon Yang, Denden, Aoba Kawai

Votes: 18

24. Pink Floyd: The Final Cut (1983 Video)

19 min | Music, Short

8.0
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Longer than a music video, shorter than a feature film, this is essentially a short film version of Pink Floyd's album "The Final Cut". As such, the visual material is much the same as a ... See full summary »

Director: Willie Christie | Stars: Alex McAvoy, Roger Waters

Votes: 354

25. The Great Happiness Space: Tale of an Osaka Love Thief (2006)

76 min | Documentary

7.9
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Welcome to The Great Happiness Space: Rakkyo Café. The club's owner, Issei (22), has a staff of twenty boys all under his training to become the top escorts of Osaka's underground love ... See full summary »

Director: Jake Clennell

Votes: 1,280

26. Crooked (2006)

R | 93 min | Action

4.2
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Two police detectives must protect a beautiful call girl from mob hitmen and a crooked cop.

Director: Art Camacho | Stars: Don Wilson, Olivier Gruner, Gary Busey, Fred Williamson

Votes: 382

27. Cherchez Hortense (2012)

100 min | Comedy, Drama

6.2
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A wife pressures her husband to solicit work papers from his civil servant father.

Director: Pascal Bonitzer | Stars: Jean-Pierre Bacri, Kristin Scott Thomas, Isabelle Carré, Marin Orcand Tourrès

Votes: 722

28. Gureitofuru deddo (2013)

97 min | Horror

6.5
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Nami is a young woman with numerous hangups sprouting from a dysfunctional childhood. She inherits a small fortune that allows her to pursue various interests, many of which are abnormal.

Director: Eiji Uchida | Stars: Aira, Itsuji Itao, Yoichiro Kawakami, Kkobbi Kim

Votes: 437

29. Seishun no satsujinsha (1976)

132 min | Drama

7.1
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Though his parents help him run the family business, Jun still feels persecuted by their love; when they bar him from meeting with his girlfriend, tensions increase.

Director: Kazuhiko Hasegawa | Stars: Yutaka Mizutani, Mieko Harada, Etsuko Ichihara, Ryôhei Uchida

Votes: 161

30. Beyond the Reef (1979)

PG | 91 min | Adventure, Romance

4.8
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Tikoyo lives by the Bora Bora lagoon in the South Pacific, where he found a man-eating tiger shark when it was an orphaned baby, just a foot long. He named it Manidu, and it grew to be ... See full summary »

Director: Frank C. Clarke | Stars: Dayton Ka'ne, Maren Jensen, Kathleen Swan, Keahi Farden

Votes: 156 | Gross: $0.55M

31. American Streetfighter (1992)

Not Rated | Action, Thriller

3.5
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There are battles fought in the ring, in the streets, for love and for honor....but now Jake Tanner (Gary Daniels) faces the battle of his life. To save his brother (Ian Jacklin) he must ... See full summary »

Director: Steven L. Austin | Stars: Gary Daniels, Ian Jacklin, Gerald Okamura, Tracy Dali

Votes: 178

32. Rectuma (2003)

Not Rated | 95 min | Comedy, Horror

4.6
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Waldo Williams is infected by a Mexican butt humping bull frog and soon his butt grows a mind of it's own as well as twenty feet in size and terrorizes Los Angeles. Now Waldo must prove his... See full summary »

Director: Mark Pirro | Stars: Bill Devlin, Dani Leon, Jean Black, Jim Rainey

Votes: 202

33. Ah, kôya 2 (2017)

147 min | Drama

8.2
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In the sequel to the first part, which was released simultaneously to this film, Shinji and Kenji join a boxing club. The former is just released from a prison for young offenders. The ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshiyuki Kishi | Stars: Masaki Suda, Ik-joon Yang, Akari Kinoshita, Morooka Moro

Votes: 12

34. Balance of Power (1996)

R | 92 min | Action

4.8
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A martial arts expert who runs a dojo for under-privileged kids from a dilapidated warehouse is shaken down by gangsters demanding protection money. Then when one of his students is gunned ... See full summary »

Director: Rick Bennett | Stars: Billy Blanks, Mako, Lisa Jai, Denis Akiyama

Votes: 282

35. Gyakushû! Satsujin ken (1974)

R | 83 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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Terry Sugury is hired to recover one of two tapes containing a formula for making heroin for a price of 200 dollars a pound. But he gets double crossed. So he wants the tape back.

Director: Shigehiro Ozawa | Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Reiko Ike, Etsuko Shiomi, Yutaka Nakamura

Votes: 947

36. Danchi (2016)

103 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.4
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An elderly couple is offered to meet with their dead son by strange people in exchange for herbal medicine.

Director: Junji Sakamoto | Stars: Naomi Fujiyama, Ittoku Kishibe, Mari Hamada, Mayu Harada

Votes: 81

37. Far til fire - på japansk (2010)

Family

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A Japanese family moves to Denmark and in next to Fa(the)r and his 4 kids. The Japanese son is the same age as one of the 4 and they become BFFs. This is an opportunity to learn about each other's cultures but not without problems.

Director: Claus Bjerre | Stars: Niels Olsen, Sidse Mickelborg, Kathrine Bremerskov Kaysen, Jakob Wilhjelm Poulsen

Votes: 185

38. Pinku to gurê (2015)

119 min | Drama, Mystery

6.7
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Popular actor Rengo Shiraki (Yuto Nakajima) dies suddenly. Due to his sudden death, unpopular actor Daiki Kawata (Masaki Suda) attracts the spotlight due to his close friendship with Rengo.... See full summary »

Director: Isao Yukisada | Stars: Jingi Irie, Kaho, Yukino Kishii, Ryôko Kobayashi

Votes: 99

39. Door to Door (2009 TV Movie)

123 min | Drama

8.5
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Real story about about a man who was told for many years that he was not employable, but threw all of his effort into working as a door-to-door salesman. Despite the pain attributed to his ... See full summary »

Director: Ken Yoshida | Stars: Kazunari Ninomiya, Rosa Katô, Ikkei Watanabe, Akio Kaneda

Votes: 78

40. Gatekeeper (I) (2016)

39 min | Documentary, Short

6.8
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Patrolling a popular tourist destination of steep cliffs that plummet into the Sea of Japan, a retired police officer vigilantly intercepts troubled souls looking to jump, his count of lives saved now over 500.

Director: Yung Chang | Stars: Misako Kawagoshi, Kenji Morioka, Yukio Shige

Votes: 37

41. Soulmate (2006– )

65 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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Add a Plot

Stars: Boom, Myung-Soo Park, Kyeong-seok Seo, Phillip Choi

Votes: 35

42. Osoi hito (2004)

83 min | Thriller

6.3
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A wheelchair bound man goes on a killing spree to ease his hurt when a local college coed rebuffs his amorous advances.

Director: Gô Shibata | Stars: Ariko Arita, Toshihisa Fukunaga, Naozô Hotta, Sumiko Shirai

Votes: 157

43. Summerslam (2001 TV Special)

TV-14 | 162 min

7.3
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WWF Championship: Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Kurt Angle, WCW Championship: Booker T. vs. The Rock, WWF Intercontinental Championship: Lance Storm vs. Edge, WCW/WWF Tag Team Championship (... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Dunn | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Booker Huffman, Steve Austin, Kurt Angle

Votes: 307

44. WWE No Mercy (2002 TV Special)

180 min | Action, Sport

7.3
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Triple H vs Kane for the World Title and Brock Lesnar vs The Undertaker for the WWE Championship in a Hell in a Cell match.

Stars: Kurt Angle, Chris Benoit, Eric Bischoff, Mark Calaway

Votes: 221

45. Hiro (2005)

19 min | Short, Action, Drama

7.5
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After a chance encounter with a young girl, a shy Japanese insect collector finds himself thrust into a wild chase to recover a stolen beetle.

Director: Matthew Swanson | Stars: Hiro Kanagawa, Vicky Huang, Suguru Asaoka, Victor Bryon

Votes: 48

46. Botan no sasayaki (2016)

65 min | Documentary

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Documentary about the kinbakushi Akira Naka.

Director: Vincent Guilbert | Stars: Shiho Aoi, Marika Gorgone, Shinobu Igarashi, Karin Itsuki

47. Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water's Edge (2010 Video Game)

E10+ | Adventure, Mystery

8.6
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Teen detective Nancy Drew travels to Japan and investigates ghost sightings at a traditional inn.

Director: Tim Burke | Stars: Lani Minella, Kira Lauren, Mikano Fukaya, Walayn Sharples

Votes: 27

48. Danjiki geinin (2016)

104 min | Drama

6.7
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Without saying any word, a man decide to get on hunger strike, creating a great mess around him and also media attention. An adaptation of one of the most famous Kafka's tales but nowadays in Japan.

Director: Masao Adachi | Stars: Hiroshi Yamamoto, Ukan Abeta, Shoichi Honda, Juri Ihata

Votes: 21

49. Mazâ (2014)

83 min | Horror

4.3
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This is an autobiographical flick that details incidents that occur even as a publishing company is working on a book on Umezu' s life.Chief editor,Sakura, is aware of the overwhelming ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuo Umezu | Stars: Ainosuke Kataoka, Kimie Shingyôji, Mimi Maihane, Shôko Nakagawa

Votes: 10

50. Kafe souru (2009)

Not Rated | 94 min | Drama

6.5
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A freelance reporter comes to the aid of a humble confection shop criminally threatened by land developers and weakened by distant family ties.

Director: Masaharu Take | Stars: Jeong-hoon Kim, Takumi Saitoh, Dong-wook Kim, Seong-min Choi

Votes: 43