Most Popular Titles With Isao Natsuyagi


1. Mai wei (2011)

R | 137 min | Action, Drama, War

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30 Metascore

In World War II-era Korea, rival runners, one Korean (Jang Dong-gun) and one Japanese (Joe Odagiri), go to war together against the Soviets.

Director: Je-kyu Kang | Stars: Dong-gun Jang, Joe Odagiri, Bingbing Fan, In-kwon Kim

Votes: 8,328 | Gross: $0.07M

2. Emperor (2012)

PG-13 | 105 min | Drama, History

6.5
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48 Metascore

As the Japanese surrender at the end of World War II, General Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. Influencing his ruling is his quest to find Aya, an exchange student he met years earlier in the U.S.

Director: Peter Webber | Stars: Matthew Fox, Colin Moy, Tommy Lee Jones, Eriko Hatsune

Votes: 11,520 | Gross: $3.35M

3. Like Father, Like Son (2013)

Not Rated | 121 min | Drama

7.8
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73 Metascore

Ryota Nonomiya is a successful businessman driven by money. When he learns that his biological son was switched with another child after birth, he must make a life-changing decision and choose his true son or the boy he raised as his own.

Director: Hirokazu Koreeda | Stars: Masaharu Fukuyama, Machiko Ono, Yôko Maki, Lily Franky

Votes: 15,033 | Gross: $0.28M

4. Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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After being used and betrayed by the detective she had fallen in love with, young Matsu is sent to a female prison full of sadistic guards and disobedient prisoners.

Director: Shun'ya Itô | Stars: Meiko Kaji, Rie Yokoyama, Yayoi Watanabe, Yôko Mihara

Votes: 2,393

5. Day of Resurrection (1980)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

6.4
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After a virus devastates the global human population, survivors in Antarctica desperately try to find a cure and save the human race.

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Masao Kusakari, Tsunehiko Watase, Isao Natsuyagi, Shin'ichi Chiba

Votes: 1,700

6. Zatôichi monogatari (1974–1979)

45 min | Action, Drama

8.2
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Blind masseur Zatôichi travels from town to town gambling, drinking, and fighting off the local gangs.

Stars: Shintarô Katsu, Shintarô Akatsuki, Renji Ishibashi, Keizô Kanie

Votes: 127

7. Goyôkin (1969)

PG | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.8
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A guilt-haunted samurai warrior attempts to stop a massacre taking place.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurô Tanba, Yôko Tsukasa, Ruriko Asaoka

Votes: 1,612

8. Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu (2001)

119 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.9
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69 Metascore

A down-and-out businessman travels to a seaside town, where he meets a woman with unusual sexual powers.

Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Kôji Yakusho, Misa Shimizu, Mitsuko Baishô, Mansaku Fuwa

Votes: 2,254 | Gross: $0.06M

9. The Shogun's Samurai (1978)

130 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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Following the death of the second Tokugawa shogun, it is revealed that he was poisoned by retainers of his son Iemitsu in hopes of gaining him the shogunate despite the stammer and ... See full summary »

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Shin'ichi Chiba, Hiroki Matsukata, Teruhiko Saigô

Votes: 1,301

10. Eien no 0 (2013)

144 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

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A young woman and her brother explore the history of their grandfather, who died in the WW2. They start contacting the m'en who flew with him, asking them about who he was.

Director: Takashi Yamazaki | Stars: Jun'ichi Okada, Haruma Miura, Mao Inoue, Gaku Hamada

Votes: 1,652

11. Heaven and Earth (1990)

PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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In 16th century Japan, two samurai engage in massive battles across the countryside; one attempting to conquer and the other attempting to defend his land while repressing his love for a woman after taking a vow of celibacy.

Director: Haruki Kadokawa | Stars: Takaaki Enoki, Masahiko Tsugawa, Atsuko Asano, Naomi Zaizen

Votes: 801 | Gross: $0.31M

12. Jûsan-nin no shikaku (1963)

Not Rated | 125 min | Adventure, Action

7.6
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A group of samurai plan to assassinate a sadistic feudal lord.

Director: Eiichi Kudô | Stars: Takayuki Akutagawa, Chiezô Kataoka, Kôtarô Satomi, Ryôhei Uchida

Votes: 605

13. Musashi (2003– )

Adventure, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Stars: Hiroshi Abe, Tôru Emori, Takaaki Enoki, Makoto Fujita

Votes: 83

14. Kozure ôkami (1973– )

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The adventures of a samurai and his young son.

Stars: Kinnosuke Nakamura, Takumi Satô, Taketoshi Naitô, Kazutaka Nishikawa

Votes: 195

15. 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 »

Director: Kôsei Saitô | Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Jun Etô, Moeko Ezawa, Ryô Hayami

Votes: 748

16. Onimasa (1982)

146 min | Drama

7.0
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A yakuza melodrama, covering decades in the lives of Boss Onimasa, his adopted daughter Matsue, and his biological daughter Hanako.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Masako Natsume, Akiko Nakamura, Akiko Kana

Votes: 265

17. Kibô no kuni (2012)

Not Rated | 133 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

6.6
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An earth-quake causes a nuclear crisis in a fictive Japanese prefecture. In wake of the disaster, the members of the Ono family who reside just outside the border of the mandatory ... See full summary »

Director: Sion Sono | Stars: Isao Natsuyagi, Naoko Ohtani, Jun Murakami, Megumi Kagurazaka

Votes: 861

18. The Last U-Boat (1993 TV Movie)

99 min | Drama, War

6.2
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In 1945 an advanced type of German U-boat loaded with atomic technology en route for Japan and escorted by Japanese naval officers receives news that Germany has capitulated.

Director: Frank Beyer | Stars: Ulrich Mühe, Ulrich Tukur, Kaoru Kobayashi, Gorô Ôhashi

Votes: 241

19. Nobô no shiro (2012)

144 min | Comedy, Drama, History

6.4
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In the year 1590, powerful daimyo Toyotomi Hideyoshi nears his plan to unify all of Japan, but he comes across a floating fortress known as Oshi Castle. Narita Nagachika must use his army to defend the castle.

Directors: Shinji Higuchi, Isshin Inudô | Stars: Takayuki Yamada, Mana Ashida, Honami Suzuki, Takehiro Hira

Votes: 336

20. Nô Otoko (2013)

123 min | Mystery

6.6
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A not-too-bright cop searches for a serial bomber.

Director: Tomoyuki Takimoto | Stars: Shôta Sometani, Fumi Nikaidô, Yasuko Matsuyuki, Tôma Ikuta

Votes: 748

21. Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu (1980)

R | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.4
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In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan's hidden gold only to find that ... See full summary »

Director: Noribumi Suzuki | Stars: Hiroyuki Sanada, Shin'ichi Chiba, Etsuko Shiomi, Yuki Ninagawa

Votes: 538

22. Tidal Wave (1973)

PG | 82 min | Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama

5.5
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Racked by earthquakes and volcanos, Japan is slowly sinking into the sea. A race against time and tide begins as Americans and Japanese work together to salvage some fraction of the ... See full summary »

Directors: Shirô Moritani, Andrew Mayer | Stars: Lorne Greene, Keiju Kobayashi, Rhonda Leigh Hopkins, Hiroshi Fujioka

Votes: 267

23. Village of Eight Gravestones (1977)

151 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.7
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The heir to a family fortune discovers that a curse has been placed on it, put there centuries before by a band of samurai warriors.

Director: Yoshitarô Nomura | Stars: Ken'ichi Hagiwara, Mayumi Ogawa, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Yôko Yamamoto

Votes: 209

24. Hunter in the Dark (1979)

Not Rated | 137 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard, or yojimbo, to protect him during an inter-clan ... See full summary »

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurô Tanba, Yoshio Harada, Ayumi Ishida

Votes: 326

25. Lone Wolf and Cub (2002– )

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Stars: Kin'ya Kitaôji, Tsubasa Kobayashi, Keiko Tokoshima, Kyôko Kishida

Votes: 81

26. Shussho Iwai (1971)

131 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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After going to prison for killing the boss of the Kanno gang, a gangster gets released early - only to find that his ex-gang has merged with the Kannos. But with bitter resentments lingering on both sides, bloodshed is bound to begin anew.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Rumi Aiki, Hideyo Amamoto, Noboru Andô, Mitsuko Aoi

Votes: 365

27. Puropôzu dai sakusen (2007– )

Drama, Fantasy, Romance

8.1
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Ken and Rei have been friends since childhood. Though he has been in love with her for years he was never able to tell her. On the day of her wedding to another man Ken sees a picture of ... See full summary »

Stars: Tomohisa Yamashita, Masami Nagasawa, Nana Eikura, Yûta Hiraoka

Votes: 501

28. Going My Home (2012– )

54 min | Drama

8.1
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Ryota Tsuboi is a producer for a CM production company. His wife Sae is a food stylist. She is also enthusiastic about her daughter Moe's education and her work. Ryota goes to Nagano to see his father. There he has a strange meeting.

Stars: Aoi Tatsumi, Hiroshi Abe, Tomoko Yamaguchi, Aoi Miyazaki

Votes: 76

29. Rimeinzu: Utsukushiki yuusha-tachi (1990)

107 min | Adventure, Horror, Thriller

6.4
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Based on a true story. In 1915, a mountain village in Japan was attacked by a giant bear, dubbed "Red Spot", who terrorized the villagers for days, murdering the men and carrying off the ... See full summary »

Director: Shin'ichi Chiba | Stars: Hiroyuki Sanada, Mika Muramatsu, Akira Kurosaki, Takeshi Maya

Votes: 62

30. Kagerô (1991)

106 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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A woman follows in her late father's footsteps and becomes a gambler, only to meet her father's murderer at a game.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Kanako Higuchi, Tatsuya Nakadai, Keiko Oginome, Masahiro Motoki

Votes: 141

31. Samurai Wolf (1966)

75 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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A charismatic ronin gets snared into a conflict between officials at a waystation, and gains the enmity of a group of thugs.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Isao Natsuyagi, Ryôhei Uchida, Junko Miyazono, Tatsuo Endô

Votes: 439

32. Police Tactics (1974)

Not Rated | 101 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Conflicts between Hirono's family and Yamamori's family (and their allies) are made more tense by the ambitious underlings and the police's efforts to impose a crackdown on the gangs.

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Bunta Sugawara, Akira Kobayashi, Tatsuo Umemiya, Toshio Kurosawa

Votes: 694

33. Kumokiri Nizaemon (1978)

163 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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Kumokiri Nizaemon, a former samurai warrior, has abandoned his class to become the leader of a gang of thieves. He leads his outlaws in an attempt to rob the castle of his former clan.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Kôshirô Matsumoto, Shima Iwashita, Keiko Matsuzaka

Votes: 261

34. Gunki hatameku motoni (1972)

96 min | Drama, Mystery, War

8.0
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One woman's search to find the truth about her husband's death in World War II.

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Tetsurô Tanba, Sachiko Hidari, Shinjirô Ebara, Isao Natsuyagi

Votes: 699

35. Eleven Samurai (1967)

100 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.3
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The lord of the Oshi fief is killed by his trespassing neighbor, Nariatsu. But when the Oshi clan is blamed for the incident, eleven of their best warriors decide to trade their lives for justice.

Director: Eiichi Kudô | Stars: Isao Natsuyagi, Kôtarô Satomi, Kôji Nanbara, Junko Miyazono

Votes: 232

36. Ushimitsu no mura (1983)

115 min | Crime, Drama

4.6
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An emotionally distraught young man goes on a violent killing spree after his tuberculosis keeps him from serving in World War II and is frowned upon by his fellow villagers.

Director: Noboru Tanaka | Stars: Masato Furuoya, Misako Tanaka, Kumiko Ohba, Isao Natsuyagi

Votes: 72

37. Yasei no shômei (1978)

143 min | Crime

6.3
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A Japanese Warrior leaves the secretive battalion he is apart of. As a skilled soldier, he confronts evil and serves his people.

Director: Jun'ya Satô | Stars: Ken Takakura, Ryôko Nakano, Hiroko Yakushimaru, Rentarô Mikuni

Votes: 132

38. Ningen no shômei (1977)

100 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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When an American is murdered in a Japanese inn, Tokyo police detective Munesue follows the trail of the killer to New York. There he is joined by a New York City detective named Shuftan and together they sort out the crime.

Director: Jun'ya Satô | Stars: George Kennedy, Mariko Okada, Yûsaku Matsuda, Broderick Crawford

Votes: 232

39. The Firefly (2001)

114 min | Drama

6.4
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A Japanese love story that takes place during World War 2. It follows a young Japanese man who goes to war and tries to stay connected to his true love.

Director: Yasuo Furuhata | Stars: Ken Takakura, Yûko Tanaka, Isao Natsuyagi, Ryûji Harada

Votes: 57

40. Ôgon no inu (1979)

137 min | Drama

8.1
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Korean girl loses her beloved dog while moving with her family. The rest of the movie is about the girl and the dog trying to find each other.

Director: Shigeyuki Yamane | Stars: Kôji Tsuruta, Yôko Shimada, Isao Natsuyagi, Takeo Chii

Votes: 34

41. Karate Warriors (1976)

R | 89 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A karate fighter and a samurai join opposing gangs to take them down from the inside.

Director: Kazuhiko Yamaguchi | Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Isao Natsuyagi, Akiko Koyama, Akane Kawasaki

Votes: 235

42. Kindaichi Kosuke no boken (1979)

113 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.3
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Director: Nobuhiko Ôbayashi | Stars: Ikkô Furuya, Kunie Tanaka, Miyoko Akaza, Chiyonosuke Azuma

Votes: 34

43. Haru wo seotte (2014)

Drama

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An alpine story of family, determination and destiny.Toru grew up in the Tateyama mountain ranges: alpine country. As a child, he resented the yearly trek up the mountain with his father to... See full summary »

Director: Daisaku Kimura | Stars: Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Yû Aoi, Kaoru Kobayashi, Sôsuke Ikematsu

Votes: 57

44. Desert Moon (2001)

131 min | Drama

6.2
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Nagai, a software industry expert is an absolute slave to his work. It is no wonder that his personal life is a complete mess. His wife and daughter left him but he has kept a camera with him to preserve their memory.

Director: Shinji Aoyama | Stars: Hiroshi Mikami, Maho Toyota, Shûji Kashiwabara, Yukiko Ikari

Votes: 186

45. Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari kouenmae hashutsujo the Movie: Kachidokibashi o heisa seyo! (2011)

112 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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It's about saving the bride honestly I knew nothinh

Directors: Taisuke Kawamura, Yasuhiro Kawamura | Stars: Kyoko Fukada, Masatô Ibu, Karina, Mitsuru Hirata

Votes: 49

46. Bôryoku gai (1974)

96 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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A retired yakuza is caught in the middle of a growing conflict between two rival clans.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Noboru Andô, Akira Kobayashi, Isao Natsuyagi, Bunta Sugawara

Votes: 171

47. Kyabarê (1986)

104 min | Drama

4.9
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University student sax player gets a lesson in the hard-boiled noir life.

Director: Haruki Kadokawa | Stars: Hironobu Nomura, Takeshi Kaga, Mitsuko Baishô, Junko Mihara

Votes: 28

48. Kita no hotaru (1984)

125 min | Drama

7.2
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During the Meiji era, a brutal prison warden terrorizes convicts sentenced to forced labor to build the roads needed to open up the territory in the icy wilderness of Hokkaido.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Shima Iwashita, Kôichi Satô, Ai Saotome

Votes: 53

49. Ginga tetsudô Three-Nine: Eternal Fantasy (1998)

54 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Director: Kônosuke Uda | Stars: Masako Nozawa, Masako Ikeda, Kaneta Kimotsuki, Noriko Hidaka

Votes: 88

50. Samurai Wolf II (1967)

72 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
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Kiba is caught in the intrigue between a crooked goldmine owner, a cynical, betrayed swordsman, a manipulative lady and an arrogant dojo master.

Director: Hideo Gosha | Stars: Isao Natsuyagi, Ichirô Nakatani, Bin Amatsu, Yûko Kusunoki

Votes: 283

51. Nemureru mori (1998– )

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Stars: Miho Nakayama, Takuya Kimura, Tôru Nakamura, Yûsuke Santamaria

Votes: 82

52. Limit of Love: Umizaru (2006)

117 min | Action, Drama

6.0
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A small team of Coast Guard divers, including Daisuke, rappels onto the ship from a helicopter and begins to evacuate the panicked passengers. Then Daisuke finds a familiar face - Kanna. ... See full summary »

Director: Eiichirô Hasumi | Stars: Hideaki Itô, Ai Katô, Ryûta Satô, Nene Ohtsuka

Votes: 220

53. Hakujasho (1983)

118 min | Drama, Thriller

5.5
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Director: Shun'ya Itô | Stars: Rumiko Koyanagi, Tomisaburô Wakayama, Tetta Sugimoto, Isao Natsuyagi

Votes: 11

54. Kiken na onnatachi (1985)

122 min | Mystery

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Director: Yoshitarô Nomura | Stars: Mariko Fuji, Tomoe Hiiro, Kimiko Ikegami, Kôji Ishizaka

55. Fuyu no hana (1978)

121 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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A thug is released after fifteen years in prison for the murder of a yakuza gang boss. Things were never going to be simple and bygones were never going to be bygones of course, but to make... See full summary »

Director: Yasuo Furuhata | Stars: Ken Takakura, Kimiko Ikegami, Kin'ya Kitaôji, Mitsuko Baishô

Votes: 42

56. Andarushia: Megami no houfuku (2011)

125 min | Action, Drama

6.5
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Director: Hiroshi Nishitani | Stars: Yûji Oda, Meisa Kuroki, Hideaki Itô, Erika Toda

Votes: 90

57. Tsurugidake: Ten no ki (2009)

139 min | Adventure, Drama

6.7
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In 1907, a group of men climb an unconquered peak in the last unmapped region of Japan.

Director: Daisaku Kimura | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Teruyuki Kagawa, Ryûhei Matsuda, Yukiyoshi Ozawa

Votes: 159

58. Kobe Kokusai Gang (1975)

98 min | Action, Crime

6.5
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Director: Noboru Tanaka | Stars: Ken Takakura, Bunta Sugawara, Tetsurô Tanba, Kôji Wada

Votes: 15

59. Soman kokkyô 15 sai no natsu (2015)

94 min | Drama

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Keisuke, 15-year-old junior-high school boy, has been forced to live as refugees with his family in temporary housing apart from a hometown as a result of the Great East Japan Earthquake.In... See full summary »

Director: Tetsuya Matsushima | Stars: Ryûichirô Shibata, Miho Kanazawa, Noboru Kaneko, Yoshiko Kayama

60. Katen no shiro (2009)

140 min | Drama, History

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An achievement-type of story: a builder/carpenter/architect goes through trials and tribulations to construct an impressive castle for his employer, the major Japanese historical figure, Oda Nobunaga.

Director: Mitsutoshi Tanaka | Stars: Toshiyuki Nishida, Saki Fukuda, Shôzô Endô, Mido Fukui

Votes: 94

61. Hitokiri Ginji (2003)

121 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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Director: Takeshi Miyasaka | Stars: Renji Ishibashi, Isao Natsuyagi, Riki Takeuchi, Shingo Tsurumi

Votes: 40

62. Tokugawa bugei-chô: Yagyû san-dai no ken (1993– )

712 min | Drama

8.8
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Yagyu Sekishusai is a consumate swordsman teaching the Yagyu Shinkage style of fencing from his family dojo. His ambition has always been to achieve fame for the Yagyu clan. His son ... See full synopsis »

Stars: Kôshirô Matsumoto, Ineko Arima, Yasosuke Bando, Makoto Fujita

Votes: 6

63. Suzuran (1999– )

15 min | Drama

7.1
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Stars: Kiichiro Kawauchi, Shun'ichi Ban, Chikako Aoyama, Yoshimi Asada

Votes: 9

64. Shuto shôshitsu (1987)

120 min | Mystery, Sci-Fi

6.5
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Based on a science-fiction novel by Sakyo Komatsu. Tokyo is suddendly covered by a dome shaped electromagantic cloud for an unknown reason and is totally blocked and isolated from other ... See full summary »

Director: Toshio Masuda | Stars: Midori Ebina, Eimei Esumi, Masato Hoshi, Renji Ishibashi

Votes: 130

65. Slaughter in the Snow (1973)

Unrated | 83 min | Action

6.8
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In feudal Japan, women are vulnerable, in need of protection, and capable of deception. Jokichi of Mikogami, a drifter, has not yet fully revenged the death of his wife and son. He searches... See full summary »

Director: Kazuo Ikehiro | Stars: Hajime Araki, Kai Atô, Takamori Gen, Yoshio Harada

Votes: 81

66. T.R.Y. (2003)

104 min | Action, Comedy

5.3
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Director: Kazuki Ohmori | Stars: Yûji Oda, Hitomi Kuroki, Ken Watanabe, Bing Shao

Votes: 61

67. Bizan (2007)

120 min | Drama

6.6
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Director: Isshin Inudô | Stars: Nanako Matsushima, Takao Ohsawa, Nobuko Miyamoto, Aya Enjôji

Votes: 89

68. Suna no utsuwa (2004– )

Mystery

7.9
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Eiryo Waga(Nakai Masahiro) is a famous pianist hiding a dark past. A man from Waga's childhood appears before him after one of his performances and to prevent his secrets from being ... See full summary »

Stars: Hiroo Ohtaka, Yôko Moriguchi, Hidekazu Akai, Yoshio Harada

Votes: 34

69. Akuma ga kitarite fue o fuku (1979)

136 min | Mystery

6.7
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Famous detective Kindaichi investigates a series of mysterious murders revolving around a wealthy family.

Director: Kôsei Saitô | Stars: Toshiyuki Nishida, Isao Natsuyagi, Haruko Wanibuchi, Tomoko Saitô

Votes: 30

70. Hiroshima jingi: Hitojichi dakkai sakusen (1976)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Director: Yûji Makiguchi | Stars: Hiroki Matsukata, Akira Kobayashi, Yutaka Nakajima, Hideo Murota

Votes: 7

71. Kaze no tengu (1973)

83 min | Crime

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Director: Keiichi Ozawa | Stars: Hideki Takahashi, Masako Izumi, Isao Natsuyagi, Seiichirô Kameishi

72. Seijo densetsu (1985)

123 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.0
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Director: Tôru Murakawa | Stars: Hiromi Gô, Shima Iwashita, Miyuki Ono, Kôichi Iwaki

Votes: 7

73. Onihei hankachô (1989–2001)

54 min | Drama

6.6
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Stars: Kichiemon Nakamura, Yôko Moriguchi, Mina Asami, Yasosuke Bando

Votes: 9

74. Lipstick (1999– )

50 min

7.1
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Stars: Takashi Ukaji, Hiroshi Mikami, Ayumi Itô, Isao Natsuyagi

Votes: 14

75. Sensen fukoku (2002)

106 min | Thriller, War

6.6
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Japan is surrounded by enemies and adversaries, but perhaps no country is more of a challenge and cause for worry than the right-wing North Korean regime. It is a national nightmare, ... See full summary »

Director: Rodoh Seji | Stars: Kazuo Andô, Ikkô Furuya, Mansaku Ikeuchi, Tarô Ishida

Votes: 11

76. Himawari to koinu no 7-kakan (2012)

117 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Emiko Hiramatsu | Stars: Masato Sakai, Miki Nakatani, Denden, Masayasu Wakabayashi

Votes: 93

77. Kizuna (1998)

123 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Tetsuro Haga is a troubled gangster, living under the assumed identity Ise for ten years, to escape jail for gunning down his cruel adoptive father. His life begins to unravel when a ... See full summary »

Director: Kichitaro Negishi | Stars: Kôji Yakusho, Ken Watanabe, Yumi Asô, Yôsuke Saitô

Votes: 40

78. Gendai ninkyô-shi (1973)

96 min | Crime

6.0
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Director: Teruo Ishii | Stars: Ken Takakura, Meiko Kaji, Asao Koike, Noboru Andô

Votes: 5

79. The Street of Desire (1984)

125 min | Drama

6.7
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Director: Haruhiko Mimura | Stars: Hiroyuki Sanada, Yûko Natori, Rentarô Mikuni, Tsunehiko Watase

Votes: 6

80. Kaseki no kouya (1982)

123 min | Action, Crime

4.9
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Director: Yasuharu Hasebe | Stars: Tsunehiko Watase, Atsuko Asano, Yûsuke Kawazu, Eiji Gô

Votes: 7

81. Hi wa mata noboru (2002)

Drama

7.4
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Director: Kiyoshi Sasabe | Stars: Toshiyuki Nishida, Ken Watanabe, Naoto Ogata, Kyôko Maya

Votes: 58

82. Tokyo wankei: Destiny of love (2004– )

Romance

7.1
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Stars: Ryuta Kawabata, Rie Minemura, Thomas Lynch, Yukie Nakama

Votes: 20

83. Gekido no 1750 nichi (1990)

115 min | Action, Drama

5.5
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Director: Sadao Nakajima | Stars: Kiichi Nakai, Kiyoshi Nakajo, Mariko Okada, Narimi Arimori

Votes: 6

84. Simsons (2006)

113 min | Drama

7.5
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When moin Khalid wake up after 9 months in coma he become the first super hero ever!

Stars: Rosa Katô, Mina Fujii, Nanase Hoshii, Seiko Iwaidô

Votes: 35

85. Gold (2010– )

Drama

7.3
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Stars: Masato Yano, Yûki Amami, Masami Nagasawa, Harumi Edo

Votes: 28

86. Aoi tokugawa sandai (2000– )

Drama, History

8.1
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Stars: Baijaku Nakamura, Kikunosuke Onoe, Masahiko Tsugawa, Toshiyuki Nishida

Votes: 10

87. Koto (2005 TV Movie)

Drama

5.9
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Director: Nobuaki Izaki | Stars: Aya Ueto, Atsuro Watabe, Shun Oguri, Ken'ichi Ishii

Votes: 16

88. Shanhai bansukingu (1984)

121 min | Drama, Musical

6.4
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Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Keiko Matsuzaka, Morio Kazama, Etsuko Shiomi, Ryûdô Uzaki

Votes: 20

89. Amoretto (2004)

46 min | Drama

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Director: Jun'ichi Mori | Stars: Tatsuhito Go, Gekidan Hitori, Atsushi Itô, Takanori Jinnai

90. Present for You (2013)

95 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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There is always love somewhere in you.

Director: Yoshihiko Dai | Stars: Munetaka Aoki, Akira Emoto, Jun Fubuki, Masato Fujiki

Votes: 8

91. Hakuchyu no shikaku (1979)

154 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Director: Tôru Murakawa | Stars: Isao Natsuyagi, Katsu Ryûzaki, Akira Nakao, Yôko Shimada

Votes: 24

92. Rosuto kuraimu: Senkô (2010)

118 min | Drama

6.0
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Director: Shun'ya Itô | Stars: Dai Watanabe, Eiji Okuda, Yoshio Harada, Jun'ichi Haruta

Votes: 7

93. The Alaska Story (1977)

141 min

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Director: Hiromichi Horikawa | Stars: Kin'ya Kitaôji, Kyoko Mitsubayashi, Eiji Okada, Tetsurô Tanba

94. Êsu o nerae! (2004– )

45 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
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It is an Asahi TV drama based on the popular 70's manga. Oka Hiromi (Ueto Aya) on her first day at Nishi High School is captivated by the beauty, loveliness and strength of backhand of a ... See full summary »

Stars: Aya Ueto, Hisashi Yoshizawa, Rio Matsumoto, Ayana Sakai

Votes: 30

95. The Secret of the Fylfot (1968)

8.1
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Director: Noribumi Suzuki | Stars: Yukiko Kuwahara, Isao Natsuyagi, Hiroko Sakuramachi, Minoru Ôki

Votes: 7

96. Shadow of Deception (1971)

103 min | Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Five years ago Minako spent a night with Sozo, the younger brother of her ex-husband. Now she is married to a wealthy old man, who (though he loves his young wife) is no longer able to ... See full summary »

Director: Kôichi Saitô | Stars: Shima Iwashita, Akira Nakao, Rentarô Mikuni, Isao Natsuyagi

Votes: 29

97. Taira no Kiyomori (1992 TV Movie)

240 min | Biography

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Director: Eiichi Kudô | Stars: Shima Iwashita, Rino Katase, Ken Matsudaira, Hiroki Matsukata

98. Ore wa otokoda! (1971– )

56 min | Comedy, Drama

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Stars: Kensaku Morita, Kumi Hayase, Yuri Akiyama, Leo Morimoto

99. Niji no misaki (1999)

105 min | Drama, Romance

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Director: Masahiko Okumura | Stars: Rentarô Mikuni, Mieko Harada, Yuriko Hoshi, Shigeru Kôyama

100. Yakuza deka: Oretachi ni haka wa nai (1971)

86 min | Action, Crime

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Director: Ryuichi Takamori | Stars: Shin'ichi Chiba, Ryôhei Uchida, Isao Natsuyagi, Michitarô Mizushima