Most Popular "Kabuki" Titles
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2. Still Walking (2008)
Not Rated | 115 min | Drama
Still Walking is a family drama about grown children visiting their elderly parents, which unfolds over one summer day. The aging parents have lived in the family home for decades. Their ... See full summary »
Votes: 7,359 | Gross: $0.16M
3. Sayonara (1957)
Unrated | 147 min | Drama, Romance
A US air force major in Kobe confronts his own opposition to marriages between American servicemen and Japanese women when he falls for a beautiful performer.
4. Hamlet 2 (2008)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Music
In this irreverent comedy, a failed actor-turned-worse-high-school-drama-teacher rallies his Tucson, AZ students as he conceives and stages politically incorrect musical sequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Votes: 15,184 | Gross: $4.88M
5. Late Spring (1949)
Not Rated | 108 min | Drama
Noriko is twenty-seven years old and still living with her widowed father. Everybody tries to talk her into marrying, but Noriko wants to stay at home caring for her father.
6. Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)
R | 121 min | Biography, Drama
A fictionalized account in four segments of the life of Japan's celebrated twentieth-century author Yukio Mishima. Three of the segments parallel events in Mishima's life with his novels (... See full summary »
Votes: 5,222 | Gross: $0.45M
7. 8 ½ Women (1999)
R | 118 min | Comedy, Drama
Following the death of a mother, a father and son open up a brothel in their Genevan estate after watching 8½ (1963).
Votes: 3,337 | Gross: $0.42M
8. Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990)
PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Fantasy
A streetwise New York police officer transforms into the world's most unusual superhuman hero.
9. Vampire Girl vs. Frankenstein Girl (2009)
84 min | Action, Comedy, Horror
Transfer student Monami has a secret and a past that has caught up with Mizushima. Deceiving Mizushima into eating a token gift of chocolate, laced with her blood, he is then catapulted ... See full summary »
10. The Story of the Last Chrysanthemum (1939)
148 min | Drama, Romance
In Tokyo in 1888, Kikunosuke Onoue, the adoptive son of an important actor, discovers that he is praised for his acting only because he is his father's heir, and that the troupe complains ... See full summary »
11. The Men Who Tread on the Tiger's Tail (1945)
59 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller
A Japanese general and his men disguise themselves as monks in order to pass an enemy border patrol.
12. Super Sentai Zyuranger (1992–1993)
Action, Family, Adventure
Bandora's son was killed by dinosaurs and she vowed revenge against the Earth. Five tribes from ancient human civilizations chose one of their best warriors to form the Dinosaur Battle Team... See full summary »
14. An Actor's Revenge (1963)
113 min | Drama
Yukinojo, a Kabuki actor, seeks revenge by destroying the three men who caused the deaths of his parents. Also involved are the daughter of one of Yukinojo's targets, two master thieves, and a swordsman who himself is out to kill Yukinojo.
15. Diary of a Shinjuku Thief (1969)
96 min | Comedy, Drama
Story of a bookstore thief named Birdey who is led through various adventures in Tokyo's Shinjuku district by salesgirl Umeko.
16. Tattooed Flower Vase (1976)
74 min | Drama
Ms. Yoshino - respectable lady and attractive widow leads a quiet peaceful life with his teenage daughter Takako . However, their life changes radically when fate confronts both with Hideo ... See full summary »
Comedy, Romance | Announced
A fringe theatre actress living hand-to-mouth is suddenly thrust into the national media spotlight when she becomes an unlikely hit on a vacuous reality show.
21. Robert. A Fortunate Life (1999)
26 min | Short
Aleksander Sokurov brings the treasures of the Hermitage back into the light by making films about artists and their paintings. He has chosen the painter Hubert Robert, who spent a long ... See full summary »
22. Robert Lepage - de Quebec a Tokyo (2008)
52 min | Documentary
Canadian playwright and stage director Robert Lepage takes us on a journey to self-discovery when he brings The Andersen Project to Japan in June 2006. Lepage reveals how Japanese culture in particular has influenced his work.
23. The Alchemy of Art: David Mack (2007 Video)
Not Rated | 107 min | Documentary, Biography
This is an in-depth look at the writer and artist David Mack, who Entertainment Weekly designates "One of the true geniuses of the medium."
24. Rockin' Romeo & Juliet (2006)
87 min | Drama, Musical
Shakespeare's famous love story set to music as a new rock musical featuring 17 all-original songs by the band OGGI. The band is whisked into the dream world of Verona, where Romeo and Juliet fall in love through music.
25. Kabuki Mono: The Crazy Ones (2007)
78 min | Crime, Drama
Li is a well-respected soldier for an immense Yakuza gumi plagued by the past and driven by a sense of duty and honor, he lives each day expecting and ready to die. But when he meets Bess, all that changes.
30. Kabuki Techniques (1969 TV Movie)
27 min | Documentary
Two of the greatest stars of Japan's kabuki theater reveal what has only rarely been seen: the actual acting techniques used in this most difficult and splendid of theater forms. Onoe ... See full summary »
33. The Lion (III) (2014)
4 min | Short, Biography
Unsure of his own identity, a half Japanese, half American man begins to practice the Japanese performance art of Kabuki, and in doing so finds the clarity and meaning in his life he had been searching for.
Mission: Impossible (1966–1973)
60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
The MI team must exonerate an American businessman framed for the murder of his wife and marked for death in Japan. Undercover in the guise of various masters of Japanese art forms they dupe the true killer into confessing.
The Private Life of a Masterpiece (2001– )
Katsushika Hokusai: The Great Wave
49 min | Documentary
Created as "disposable art" circa 1830, the woodblock print of "The Great Wave" by 70-year-old Katsushika Hokusai has earned acclaim and a place of honor in the art world. Scholars and ... See full summary »
Secret Agent (1964–1966)
47 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
A Japanese agent warns that a UN negotiator will be assassinated in New York by a Tokyo-based organisation. She is killed before she can give the details and Blake is sent to Tokyo to investigate. The only clue is a pendant the girl had.
I Spy (1965–1968)
Tigers of Heaven
60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A small group of fanatical, anti-American neo-samurai called the Tigers of Heaven target friends of Kelly.