Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Osaka, Japan"


1. Equals (2015)

PG-13 | 101 min | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

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43 Metascore

In an emotionless utopia, two people fall in love when they regain their feelings from a mysterious disease, causing tensions between them and their society.

Director: Drake Doremus | Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Kristen Stewart, Vernetta Lopez, Scott Lawrence

Votes: 8,750 | Gross: $0.03M

2. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Game-Show

7.6
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Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy, Herbert 'Flight Time' Lang

Votes: 11,718

3. Solaris (1972)

PG | 167 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

8.1
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90 Metascore

A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane.

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky | Stars: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jüri Järvet, Vladislav Dvorzhetskiy

Votes: 54,771

4. Samsara (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 102 min | Documentary, Music

8.5
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65 Metascore

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke | Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi, Putu Dinda Pratika

Votes: 22,927 | Gross: $2.60M

5. Black Rain (1989)

R | 125 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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Two NYC cops arrest a Yakuza member and must escort him when he's extradited to Japan.

Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw

Votes: 39,588 | Gross: $45.65M

6. Rurouni Kenshin (2012)

134 min | Action, Drama, History

7.6
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In 1868, after the end of the Bakumatsu war, the former assassin Kenshin Himura promises to defend those in need without killing. Kenshin wanders through Japan with a reverse-edged sword ... See full summary »

Director: Keishi Ohtomo | Stars: J. Michael Tatum, Takeru Satô, Eric Vale, Yû Aoi

Votes: 15,119

7. Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

G | 144 min | Action, Drama, History

7.5
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A dramatization of the Japanese attack on the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen.

Directors: Richard Fleischer, Kinji Fukasaku, Toshio Masuda | Stars: Martin Balsam, Sô Yamamura, Jason Robards, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 25,244 | Gross: $14.50M

8. Parasyte: Part 1 (2014)

109 min | Action, Drama, Horror

7.0
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The humanity is suffering from murders all over the globe, called "Mincemeat murders". High school student, Izumi Shinichi has a parasite living off him, having replaced his right hand, and he might be the discoverer of truth.

Director: Takashi Yamazaki | Stars: Shôta Sometani, Eri Fukatsu, Ai Hashimoto, Kazuki Kitamura

Votes: 2,367

9. Manhunt (2017)

Action | Filming

Accused of heinous crimes he didn't commit, a prosecutor sets out on a mission to clear his name.

Director: John Woo | Stars: Tao Okamoto, Jun Kunimura, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Hanyu Zhang

10. The Yakuza (1974)

R | 112 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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Harry Kilmer returns to Japan after several years in order to rescue his friend George's kidnapped daughter - and ends up on the wrong side of the Yakuza, the notorious Japanese mafia...

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Ken Takakura, Brian Keith, Herb Edelman

Votes: 5,188

11. Mobile Suit Gundam Wing (1995– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.3
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A squadron of giant robot pilots of a beleaguered Earth colony bring the war to their oppressive home planet.

Stars: Mark Hildreth, Chris Kalhoon, Brad Swaile, Ted Cole

Votes: 3,187

12. When the Last Sword is Drawn (2002)

143 min | Drama

7.6
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Kanichiro Yoshimura is a Samurai and Family man who can no longer support his wife and children on the the low pay he receives from his small town clan, he is forced by the love for his ... See full summary »

Director: Yôjirô Takita | Stars: Kiichi Nakai, Kôichi Satô, Yui Natsukawa, Takehiro Murata

Votes: 4,000

13. Ace Attorney (2012)

135 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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This movie is based on the second and fourth cases in the popular video game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. The plot follows Phoenix Wright, a novice lawyer, who faces off against expert ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hiroki Narimiya, Takumi Saitô, Mirei Kiritani, Akiyoshi Nakao

Votes: 2,051

14. Parasyte: Part 2 (2015)

117 min | Action, Drama, Horror

6.5
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Humanity is under attack by human-mimicking flesh-eating alien parasites. One parasite bonds with his young high school student host, and he convinces the parasite to help him stop the others.

Director: Takashi Yamazaki | Stars: Shôta Sometani, Eri Fukatsu, Ai Hashimoto, Sadao Abe

Votes: 1,146

15. Love and Honour (2006)

PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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A look at the relationship between a young blind samurai (Kimura) and his wife, who will make a sacrifice in order to defend her husband's honor.

Director: Yôji Yamada | Stars: Takuya Kimura, Rei Dan, Mitsugorô Bandô, Takashi Sasano

Votes: 2,466 | Gross: $0.02M

16. Last Life in the Universe (2003)

R | 112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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73 Metascore

A suicidal, obsessively compulsive Japanese librarian is forced to lie low in Thailand with a pot-smoking woman coping with the recent loss of her sister.

Director: Pen-Ek Ratanaruang | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Sinitta Boonyasak, Takashi Miike, Laila Boonyasak

Votes: 9,760 | Gross: $0.03M

17. The Last Voyage (1960)

Approved | 91 min | Drama

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After a boiler explosion aboard an aging ocean liner, a man struggles to free his injured wife from the wreckage of their cabin and ensure the safety of their four-year-old daughter as the ship begins to sink.

Director: Andrew L. Stone | Stars: Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, George Sanders, Edmond O'Brien

Votes: 1,371

18. 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: 1,225

19. Flight from Ashiya (1964)

100 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama

5.4
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A helicopter rescue team tries to save the survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Japan during a raging typhoon.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Yul Brynner, Richard Widmark, George Chakiris, Suzy Parker

Votes: 363

20. Meeting People Is Easy (1998)

99 min | Documentary, Music

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An entertaining "rockumentary" about Radiohead that shows some of the tedium of being a rock star, as well as some of the fun stuff.

Director: Grant Gee | Stars: Radiohead, Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood, Ed O'Brien

Votes: 2,693 | Gross: $0.05M

21. The Makioka Sisters (1983)

Not Rated | 140 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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This sensuously beautiful film chronicles the activities of four sisters who gather in Kyoto every year to view the cherry blossoms. It paints a vivid portrait of the pre-war lifestyle of ... See full summary »

Director: Kon Ichikawa | Stars: Yoshiko Sakuma, Sayuri Yoshinaga, Yûko Kotegawa, Jûzô Itami

Votes: 938

22. Astro Zombies: M4 - Invaders from Cyberspace (2012)

90 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.7
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Mutant hordes are sent to annihilate mankind.

Director: Ted V. Mikels | Stars: Sean Morelli, Jaime Preston Lynch, Ted V. Mikels, Foster Boom

Votes: 63

23. Top Knot Detective (2016)

87 min | Action, Comedy, Crime | Completed

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Directors: Aaron McCann, Dominic Pearce | Stars: Toshi Okuzaki, Masa Yamaguchi, Mayu Iwasaki, Kuni Hashimoto

24. Repast (1951)

97 min | Drama

7.9
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Michiyo lives in the small place Osaka and is not happy with her marriage, all she does is cook and clean for her husband.

Director: Mikio Naruse | Stars: Ken Uehara, Setsuko Hara, Yukiko Shimazaki, Yôko Sugi

Votes: 967

25. The Castle of Sand (1974)

143 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.6
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Detectives investigate the murder of an old man found in a Tokyo rail yard.

Director: Yoshitarô Nomura | Stars: Tetsurô Tanba, Gô Katô, Kensaku Morita, Yôko Shimada

Votes: 671

26. Shinkansen daibakuha (1975)

152 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Criminals plant a bomb on a high-speed train. It will explode when the train slows down, unless a ransom is paid.

Director: Jun'ya Satô | Stars: Ken Takakura, Shin'ichi Chiba, Kei Yamamoto, Eiji Gô

Votes: 584

27. Gamera vs. Monster X (1970)

83 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.7
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When an ancient statue is moved for display in Expo '70, a giant, vaguely Triceratops-like monster is released. The monster goes to Japan in pursuit of the statue and ends up battling Gamera, the giant flying turtle.

Director: Noriaki Yuasa | Stars: Tsutomu Takakuwa, Kelly Varis, Katherine Murphy, Kon Ohmura

Votes: 675

28. Hit So Hard (2011)

Not Rated | 103 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

6.9
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52 Metascore

A documentary that follows Hole drummer Patty Schemel as she struggles with fame and addiction.

Director: P. David Ebersole | Stars: Patty Schemel, Courtney Love, Eric Erlandson, Melissa Auf der Maur

Votes: 532 | Gross: $0.03M

29. Dearest (2012)

110 min | Drama

7.0
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A prison officer hands in his resignation after his wife's death, to drive to the port where she wants her ashes scattered at sea.

Director: Yasuo Furuhata | Stars: Ken Takakura, Yûko Tanaka, Kôichi Satô, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi

Votes: 254

30. Kamen Rider (1971– )

30 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.8
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A grasshopper-like, motorcycle-riding cyborg (joined by another one later in the show) fights the evil organization that transformed him for their evil deeds.

Stars: Takeshi Sasaki, Akiji Kobayashi, Chieko Morikawa, Yôko Shimada

Votes: 126

31. Proxy War (1973)

Not Rated | 119 min | Action, Drama

7.6
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Yakuza boss Shozo Hirono must choose his alliances carefully as the local gangster family affiliations prove themselves to be wildly unstable, causing gang conflicts to slowly escalate.

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Bunta Sugawara, Akira Kobayashi, Tsunehiko Watase, Shingo Yamashiro

Votes: 674

32. Sign Gene (2016)

Adventure | Post-production

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Director: Emilio Insolera | Stars: Emilio Insolera, Benjamin Bahan, Hiroshi Vava, Danny Gong

33. Women of the Night (1948)

75 min | Drama

7.3
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A mistress of a drug dealer in post-war Japan is shocked when she discovers that he is having an affair with her sister.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Sanae Takasugi, Tomie Tsunoda, Mitsuo Nagata

Votes: 711

34. Muddy River (1981)

105 min | Drama

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Two boys, whose parents ply their trade by the mouth of a muddy river in Osaka, become close friends. The two families' "businesses" are in fact dining and prostitution. When Nobou, the ... See full summary »

Director: Kôhei Oguri | Stars: Takahiro Tamura, Mariko Kaga, Nobutaka Asahara, Makiko Shibata

Votes: 455

35. 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: 171

36. Final Episode (1974)

Not Rated | 100 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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While Hirono is in prison, his rival Takeda turns his own crime organization into a political party, whose two executives stir up new tensions in their thirst for power.

Director: Kinji Fukasaku | Stars: Hiroko Fuji, Gorô Ibuki, Nobuo Kaneko, Ryûji Katagiri

Votes: 514

38. Kagerô (1991)

106 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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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: 119

39. Lock and Roll Forever (2008)

Comedy

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Six members of Japanese girl group Oreskaband set their sights on world domination - but first, they must conquer Hollywood.

Director: Chris Grismer | Stars: Lucas Grabeel, Ike Barinholtz, Taylor Negron, Brad Dourif

Votes: 44

40. Modulations (1998)

75 min | Documentary, Music

7.2
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The evolution of electronic music and its many genres. How the wide range of styles and scenes formed through experimentations on sound formation.

Director: Iara Lee | Stars: Arthur Baker, Afrika Bambaataa, Carl Cox, David Kristian

Votes: 309 | Gross: $0.14M

41. New World (2011)

93 min | Drama

2.5
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Coco, a Beijing modern girl wants to spend a romantic and fancy Christmas vacation in Osaka. However the place where she gets in is Shinsekai( "New World" in English, is an old ... See full summary »

Director: Kah-Wai Lim | Stars: Shi Ka, Tomonaga Koumei, Ogawa Takeru

Votes: 33

42. The Path Beyond Thought (2001 Video)

55 min | Documentary

5.8
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This documentary shows footage taken from Seagal Senseis days in Japan at the Tenshin Dojo in Osaka, early days in America and some from the recent seminar in Santa Barbara. We can see him ... See full summary »

Director: Binh Dang | Stars: Steven Seagal, Binh Dang, Larry Reynosa, Craig Dunn

Votes: 146

43. Misono Universe (2015)

103 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita | Stars: Subaru Shibutani, Sarina Suzuki, Katsumi Kawahara, Akainu

Votes: 181

44. Stolen Desire (1958)

90 min | Comedy

6.7
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A rumbunctious and ribald tale of a troupe of travelling actors who alternate highlights of kabuki theatre with strip shows.

Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Osamu Takizawa, Shin'ichi Yanagisawa, Hiroyuki Nagato, Kô Nishimura

Votes: 262

45. Plug & Pray (2010)

90 min | Documentary, Sci-Fi

7.2
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Will man go beyond biology? It's an age-old dream to create intelligent machines that equal their human creators. Computer experts around the world, like Raymond Kurzweil and Hiroshi ... See full summary »

Director: Jens Schanze | Stars: Joseph Weizenbaum, Raymond Kurzweil, Hiroshi Ishiguro, Minoru Asada

Votes: 123

47. Samurai Headhunters (2013 TV Movie)

52 min | History

6.9
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A documentary on the dark and brutal side of the Samurai warrior clans featuring the life of peasant Masa who is pressganged into the ruthless world of the Samurai.

Director: John Wate | Stars: Antony Cummins, Ryo Heitaku, Tsunehiro Kabaya, Chika Katou

Votes: 41

48. Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live (1997 Video)

90 min | Music

7.5
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Directors: Alanis Morissette, Steve Purcell | Stars: Chris Chaney, Taylor Hawkins, Nick Lashley, Alanis Morissette

Votes: 149

49. Noisy Requiem (1988)

150 min | Drama

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In the slums of Osaka, various marginalized misfits have their own interpretations of love. Completely alienated from the outside world, they commit sexual perversions, violence and cannibalism.

Director: Yoshihiko Matsui | Stars: Toshihiko Hino, Simon Kumai, Yukiko Murata, Mamiko Nakai

Votes: 160

50. This Shocking World (1964)

100 min | Documentary

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A documentary highlighting some of the oddest, strangest and more grotesque examples of human behavior. Included are a tour of the Grand Guignol theater in Paris, a man who sticks long ... See full summary »

Director: Gianni Proia | Stars: George Sanders, Laura Betti, Léo Campion, Eberhard Diepgen

Votes: 62