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Bokura no jidai
(2007 TV Series)
With: Satomi Kobayashi, Shun Oguri, Sawako Agawa Talk-Show 30 mins.
Dir: Sadao Nakajima With: Shin'ichi Chiba, Mao Daichi, Ken Watanabe Drama
Dir: Kei Kumai With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Ichirô Nakatani, Yôko Asaji Drama 132 mins.
(1996 TV Series)
With: Takuya Kimura, Gorô Inagaki, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi Music | Comedy 52 mins.
A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food. Dir: Jûzô Itami With: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto Comedy 114 mins.
The traumatized survivors of a murderous bus hijacking come together and take a road trip to attempt to overcome their damaged selves. Meanwhile a serial killer is on the loose. Dir: Shinji Aoyama With: Kôji Yakusho, Aoi Miyazaki, Masaru Miyazaki Drama 217 mins.
Tadon to chikuwa
A cab-driver spends his days listening to his passengers' conversations. A writer faces a creativity bottleneck. Dir: Jun Ichikawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Hiroyuki Sanada, Jinpachi Nezu Fantasy 120 mins.
Shall We Dance?
A successful but unhappy Japanese accountant finds the missing passion in his life when he begins to secretly take ballroom dance lessons. Dir: Masayuki Suo With: Kôji Yakusho, Tamiyo Kusakari, Naoto Takenaka Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance 136 mins.
I Just Didn't Do It
A young man is falsely accused of molesting a high-school girl on a train. He is arrested and charged, and goes through endless court sessions, all the while insisting that he is innocent. Dir: Masayuki Suo With: Ryô Kase, Asaka Seto, Kôji Yamamoto Drama 143 mins.
University of Laughs
In pre-war Japan, a government censor tries to make the writer for a theater troupe alter his comedic script. As they work with and against each other, the script ends up developing in unexpected ways. Dir: Mamoru Hoshi With: Kôji Yakusho, Gorô Inagaki, Tae Kimura Comedy | Drama 121 mins.
The Hunter and the Hunted
Jin (Yakusho), a young, widowed police detective who is thinking of leaving the force to better take care of his 8 year old daughter Misaki (Kanno)... Dir: Izuru Narushima With: Kôji Yakusho, Akira Emoto, Yui Natsukawa Drama 110 mins.
A young foot soldier in the yakuza seeks revenge when his prostitute girlfriend dies after a session... Dir: Masato Harada With: Kôji Yakusho, Kazuya Takahashi, Mickey Curtis 169 mins.
A group of assassins come together for a suicide mission to kill an evil lord. Dir: Takashi Miike With: Kôji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada, Yûsuke Iseya Action | Adventure | Drama 141 mins.
An ordinary Japanese family slowly disintegrates after its patriarch loses his job at a prominent company. Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Teruyuki Kagawa, Kyôko Koizumi, Yû Koyanagi Drama 120 mins.
Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families. Dir: Alejandro González Iñárritu With: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal Drama 143 mins.
Dir: Tetsutaro Murano With: Kyôko Enami, Shiho Fujimura, Yoko Hara Fantasy | Horror
A wave of gruesome murders is sweeping Tokyo. The only connection is a bloody X carved into the neck of each of the victims... Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Masato Hagiwara, Kôji Yakusho, Tsuyoshi Ujiki Crime | Horror | Mystery | Thriller 111 mins.
Saigo no Chûshingura
An army of loyal samurai plot to revenge their unjustly executed lord. Dir: Shigemichi Sugita With: Kôji Yakusho, Kôichi Satô, Nanami Sakuraba Drama 133 mins.
White-collar worker Yamashita finds out that his wife has a lover visiting her when he's away, suddenly returns home and kills her... Dir: Shôhei Imamura With: Kôji Yakusho, Misa Shimizu, Mitsuko Baishô Drama 117 mins.
Chronicle of My Mother
Dir: Masato Harada With: Kôji Yakusho, Aoi Miyazaki, Kaho Minami Drama 108 mins.
Dir: Kôki Mitani With: Kôji Yakusho, Takako Matsu, Kôichi Satô Comedy | Drama | Romance 136 mins.
(1984 TV Series)
With: Kôji Yakusho, Hidekazu Nagae, Kimiko Ikegami Drama 60 mins.
A young girl meets the Spirits of the Twelve Months when she is sent out during a winter snowstorm to collect galanthus, a flower that blooms in April. Dir: Kimio Yabuki With: Earl Hammond, Shinobu Ôtake, Ai Kanzaki Animation | Family 65 mins.
The Woodsman and the Rain
Rookie movie director Koichi and his crew travels to the mountain village of Yamamura to film his next movie... Dir: Shûichi Okita With: Kôji Yakusho, Shun Oguri, Tsutomu Yamazaki Comedy 129 mins.
Hara-Kiri: Death of a Samurai
An tale of revenge, honor and disgrace, centering on a poverty-stricken samurai who discovers the fate of his ronin son-in-law, setting in motion a tense showdown of vengeance against the house of a feudal lord. Dir: Takashi Miike With: Kôji Yakusho, Munetaka Aoki, Naoto Takenaka Drama 128 mins.
Bounce Ko Gals
The film follows three modern Japanese schoolgirls in Tokyo as they flirt with lecherous old men and dodge the yakuza in the lucrative and sometimes dangerous practice of "enjo kosai" or "date clubs". Dir: Masato Harada With: Hitomi Satô, Yasue Satô, Yukiko Okamoto Drama 110 mins.
Memoirs of a Geisha
Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha. Dir: Rob Marshall With: Ziyi Zhang, Ken Watanabe, Michelle Yeoh Drama | Romance 145 mins.
Paco and the Magical Book
Dir: Tetsuya Nakashima With: Kôji Yakusho, Ayaka Wilson, Satoshi Tsumabuki Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy 105 mins.
Walking My Life
A 48-year-old company chief, Yukihiro Fujiyama (Koji Yakusho) goes to a hospital. There he discovered... Dir: Satoshi Isaka With: Kôji Yakusho, Miki Imai, Masatô Ibu Drama 124 mins.
Dir: Masato Harada With: Kôji Yakusho, Tatsuya Nakadai, Kippei Shîna Drama 114 mins.
Hunter in the Dark
Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard... Dir: Hideo Gosha With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurô Tanba, Yoshio Harada Action | Adventure | Drama 137 mins.
A seasoned detective is called in to rescue a politician held hostage by a lunatic. In a brief moment of uncertainty... Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Ren Ohsugi Drama 104 mins.
The Terminal Trust
Dir: Masayuki Suo With: Tamiyo Kusakari, Kôji Yakusho, Takao Ohsawa Drama 144 mins.
Dir: Kôhei Oguri With: Sung-kee Ahn, Christine Hakim, Jun Hamamura 103 mins.
Dir: Hideo Gosha With: Tatsuya Nakadai, Masako Natsume, Shima Iwashita Drama 146 mins.
License to Live
Yoshi, aged 24, awakes after 10 years in a coma, goes on to start a new life and rebuild his family. Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Shun Sugata, Lily Drama | Comedy 109 mins.
Fireflies: River of Light
Dir: Hiroshi Sugawara With: Yukiyoshi Ozawa, Risako Sugaya, Kôji Yakusho Drama 101 mins.
Dir: Shokaku Baba With: Tomoya Akashi, Yuka Aoki, Chimaru Asata Crime 110 mins.
New magistrate cleans up a corrupt town in his own comic Samurai way. Dir: Kon Ichikawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Yûko Asano, Tsurutarô Kataoka Action | Crime 111 mins.
Warm Water Under a Red Bridge
A down-and-out businessman travels to a seaside town, where he meets a woman with unusual sexual powers. Dir: Shôhei Imamura With: Kôji Yakusho, Misa Shimizu, Mitsuko Baishô Comedy | Drama | Romance 119 mins.
The World of Kanako
As former detective Akikazu searches for his missing daughter, Kanako, he soon learns she has a mysterious secret life. Dir: Tetsuya Nakashima With: Kôji Yakusho, Nana Komatsu, Satoshi Tsumabuki Crime | Drama | Mystery 118 mins.
The story of Takuro Yazawa, a day trader who claims he can earn hundreds of millions of yen in one day... Dir: Kôji Yakusho With: Kôji Yakusho, Satomi Kobayashi, Eita Drama 131 mins.
Wagaya no rekishi
(2010 TV Series)
Dir: Keita Kono With: Ian Moore, Makoto Sakamoto, Yûki Amami Drama
The Last Game
Dir: Kihachi Okamoto With: Toshiyuki Nagashima, Hiroshi Katsuno, Hirotarô Honda
In 1907, a group of men climb an unconquered peak in the last unmapped region of Japan. Dir: Daisaku Kimura With: Tadanobu Asano, Teruyuki Kagawa, Ryûhei Matsuda Adventure | Drama 139 mins.
The Kiyosu Conference
After the forced suicide of Nobunaga Oda at the Incident at Honno-ji, powerful figures Katsuie Shibata... Dir: Kôki Mitani With: Tadanobu Asano, Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Kôji Yakusho History
(2000 TV Movie)
A psychic housewife and her husband become burdened with a kidnapped girl who escaped her assailant... Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Jun Fubuki, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi Drama | Horror | Thriller 118 mins.
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... Dir: Kichitaro Negishi With: Kôji Yakusho, Ken Watanabe, Yumi Asô Crime | Drama 123 mins.
Totsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken
When radicals from Japan's Red Army took a woman hostage in the resort town of Karuizawa, Nagano in 1972... Dir: Masato Harada With: Kôji Yakusho, Ryûdô Uzaki, Yûki Amami Action | Crime | Drama 130 mins.
Dir: Gen Yamakawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Toshiki Ayata, Yasunori Danda Comedy | Thriller 110 mins.
Japanese university students investigate a series of suicides linked to an Internet Web cam that promises visitors the chance to interact with the dead. Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Haruhiko Katô, Kumiko Asô, Koyuki Horror | Mystery | Thriller 118 mins.
Pod severnym siyaniyem
Dir: Petras Abukiavicus, Toshio Gotô With: Andrei Boltnev, Aleksandr Filippenko, Olegar Fedoro Adventure 127 mins.
Hayasaki is an inventor working on an Artificial Body. It is not going well and he is stressed out and... Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Hiromi Nagasaku, Yûsuke Santamaria Comedy | Thriller 107 mins.
Dir: Tatsuoki Hosono With: Kôji Yakusho, Ai Saotome, Masayuki Watanabe 164 mins.
Dir: Yoshimitsu Morita With: Kôji Yakusho, Hitomi Kuroki, Akira Terao Drama | Romance 119 mins.
Himeyuri no Tô
Dir: Tadashi Imai With: Komaki Kurihara, Yûko Kotegawa, Kumiko Ohba Drama | War 142 mins.
Isoroku Yamamoto, the Commander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet
Dir: Izuru Narushima With: Kôji Yakusho, Hiroshi Abe, Shûichi Azumaya Biography | Drama | War 140 mins.
Lakeside Murder Case
Three couples are staying at a lakeside cottage with their children. They want them to prepare intensely... Dir: Shinji Aoyama With: Kôji Yakusho, Hiroko Yakushimaru, Akira Emoto Mystery 118 mins.
Gelatin Silver, Love
Dir: Kazumi Kurigami With: Masatoshi Nagase, Rie Miyazawa, Kôji Yakusho Thriller 87 mins.
A detective investigates a series of murders. A possible serial killer might be on a rampage, since... Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa With: Kôji Yakusho, Manami Konishi, Tsuyoshi Ihara Horror | Mystery | Thriller 104 mins.
Dir: Naoki Nagao With: Kyôka Suzuki, Kôji Yakusho, Maki Horikita Comedy | Drama 112 mins.
The story of a married silkworm merchant-turned-smuggler in 19th century France traveling to Japan for his town's supply of silkworms after a disease wipes out their African supply. During his stay in Japan, he becomes obsessed with the concubine of a local baron. Dir: François Girard With: Michael Pitt, Keira Knightley, Kôji Yakusho Drama | Romance 107 mins.
Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean
A drama set during World War II where a submarine carrying a secret weapon attempts to stop a planned third atomic bombing of Japan. Based on Harutoshi Fukui's novel Shuusen no Lorelei. Dir: Shinji Higuchi, Cellin Gluck With: Kôji Yakusho, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Toshirô Yanagiba Action | Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller | War 128 mins.
Defending the Enemy
Attorney John Skeen is hired by General Douglas MacArthur for the war crimes trial against General Masaharu Homma for his role in the Bataan death march in World War II. Dir: James Moll With: Jim Sturgess, Kôji Yakusho Drama
Oyaji no Senaka
With: Masakazu Tamura, Takako Matsu, Bakarizumu Drama 54 mins.
A Samurai Chronicle
Dir: Takashi Koizumi With: Kôji Yakusho, Maki Horikita, Jun'ichi Okada Drama
The Dawn of Gaia
(2002 TV Series)
With: Keizô Kanie, Kôji Yakusho, Yôsuke Eguchi Documentary
(1994 TV Series)
With: Shin'ichi Karube, Yôko Shôno, Masaharu Miyake News
Dir: Tetsu Maeda With: Hôka Kinoshita, Urara Awata, Aoi Miyazaki Drama
Dir: Shô Tsukikawa With: Mariko Munekiyo, Gô Rijû, Ayumu Saitô Drama 64 mins.
(1986 TV Series)
With: Yoshiko Mita, Mako Ishino, Kôji Yakusho Drama
(2011 TV Movie)
Dir: Masato Harada With: Kôji Yakusho, Noriko Nakagoshi Drama
Osaka Gokudo Senso: Shinoidare
Dir: Tatsuoki Hosono With: Hiroshi Abe, Yûko Nitô, Hiroko Sakuramachi Drama 97 mins.
Sutajio pâku kara konnichiwa
(1995 TV Series)
With: Yûichi Chikada, Miki Sumiyoshi, Takehiko Itô Talk-Show 50 mins.
The Great Department Store Robbery
Dir: Azuma Morisaki With: Keiko Matsuzaka, Kôji Yakusho, Mitsuru Hirata 94 mins.
(2009 TV Movie)
Dir: Shigemichi Sugita With: Kôji Yakusho, Eri Fukatsu, Tae Kimura Drama | Mystery 130 mins.
Toride naki mono
(2004 TV Movie)
Dir: Yasuo Tsuruhashi With: Yôko Maki, Naomasa Musaka, Ren Ohsugi Drama
(1983 TV Series)
With: Sakae Takita, Kuniyasu Atsumi, Terumi Azuma Drama
(2012 TV Series)
With: Seiichi Tanabe, Aki Nakada, Yoshimi Tokui Talk-Show 24 mins.
Sawako no asa
(2011 TV Series)
Dir: Shingo Ohya, Yoshimitsu Wada With: Sawako Agawa, Ayano Toyoda Talk-Show 30 mins.
(2011 TV Series)
With: You, Arata Iura, Noriko Nakagoshi Talk-Show 30 mins.
(1981 TV Series)
With: Ken Ogata, Ryutaro Tatsumi, Asao Sano Drama 70 mins.
Scorsese on Imamura
With: Mitsuko Baishô, Kenichi Benitani, Akiko Imamura Documentary 89 mins.
(1993 TV Series)
With: Kôji Yakusho, Yôko Moriguchi, Taisaku Akino Drama 54 mins.
Kagai jugyô: yôkoso senpai
(1998 TV Series)
With: Ryôta Murata, Shigeko Suzuki, Kyôko Heya Reality-TV | Talk-Show 25 mins.
Dir: Mamoru Watanabe With: Kumiko Akiyoshi, Kôji Yakusho, Kumiko Takeda 119 mins.
Seishun no mon
(1991 TV Series)
Dir: Naruaki Odagiri With: Hitomi Kuroki, Rei Natsunaga, Atsurô Watabe Drama
The 36th Annual Japan Academy Awards
(2013 TV Special)
With: Kôji Yakusho, Ryôko Hirosue, Hiroshi Abe Reality-TV
The 23rd Annual Japan Academy Awards
(2000 TV Special)
With: Hiroshi Sekiguchi, Mieko Harada, Masamichi Amano Reality-TV
Otona no otoko
(1997 TV Series)
Three close friends realize, at the age of 40, that maybe it's time to think seriously about getting married... With: Yasunori Danda, Mitsuru Fukikoshi, Taizô Harada Comedy | Drama
Goodbye: Watashi ga koroshita Dazai Osamu
(1992 TV Movie)
Dir: Yukio Fukamachi With: Kôji Yakusho, Kanako Higuchi, Keiko Oginome Drama 110 mins.
Shimizu Jirochô monogatari
(1995 TV Movie)
With: Yoichi Hayashi, Shôhei Hino, Renji Ishibashi Drama
The 35th Annual Japan Academy Awards
(2012 TV Special)
With: Kôji Yakusho, Ryûhei Matsuda, Kaneto Shindô Reality-TV 120 mins.
The 34th Annual Japan Academy Awards
(2011 TV Special)
With: Ken Watanabe, Takashi Miike, Kôji Yakusho Reality-TV
Making of 'Tampopo'
Dir: Toshiro Uratani With: Toshiya Fujita, Isao Hashizume, Seigo Hosogoe Documentary 87 mins.
The Radio of Hope: After Tsunami 3.11
Dir: Kazunari Tsukahara, Tarô Umemura With: Kôji Yakusho Documentary 70 mins.
The Making of 'The Terminal Trust'
With: Takao Ohsawa, Masayuki Suo, Kôji Yakusho Documentary 60 mins.
The Dawn of Gaia
(2002 TV Series)
Episode: Hatan zenekon ha kawareru ka? (2002) With: Kôji Yakusho, Keizô Kanie Documentary
The Dawn of Gaia
(2002 TV Series)
Episode: Shinseiki anime bijinesu (2002) With: Kôji Yakusho, Keizô Kanie Documentary
The Dawn of Gaia
(2002 TV Series)
Episode: Kisei no kabe wo tsuki yabure: Kenshô! Kôzô kaikaku tokku (2004) With: Kôji Yakusho, Keizô Kanie Documentary