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The Amazing Race
(2001 TV Series)
Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations. With: Phil Keoghan, Jet McCoy, Cord McCoy Action | Adventure | Game-Show | Reality-TV 60 mins.
The Amazing Race
(2001 TV Series)
Episode: It's a Great Place to Become Millionaires (2012) The four remaining teams travel from Vypin, India to Osaka, Japan. As they close in on the finish of the race... Dir: Bertram van Munster With: Phil Keoghan, Rachel Brown, Dave Brown Jr. Action | Adventure | Game-Show | Reality-TV 60 mins.
The Amazing Race
(2001 TV Series)
Episode: Sorry, Guys, I'm Not Happy to See You (2008) The four teams travel from Osaka, Japan to Taipei, Taiwan. One person celebrates their birthday on this leg, but the only present she wants is a place in the final three. Dir: Bertram van Munster With: Phil Keoghan, Marianna Ruiz, Julia Ruiz Action | Adventure | Game-Show | Reality-TV 60 mins.
The Amazing Race
(2001 TV Series)
Episode: I Just Hope He Doesn't Croak on Us (2008) The four remaining teams travel from Mumbai, India to Osaka, Japan. One person becomes physically exhausted and unable to perform the Road Block... Dir: Bertram van Munster With: Phil Keoghan, Marianna Ruiz, Julia Ruiz Action | Adventure | Game-Show | Reality-TV 60 mins.
A psychologist is sent to a station orbiting a distant planet in order to discover what has caused the crew to go insane. Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky With: Natalya Bondarchuk, Donatas Banionis, Jüri Järvet Drama | Sci-Fi 167 mins.
Tora! Tora! Tora!
A dramatization of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the series of American blunders that allowed it to happen. Dir: Richard Fleischer, Kinji Fukasaku With: Martin Balsam, Sô Yamamura, Jason Robards Action | Adventure | Drama | History | War 144 mins.
Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They... Dir: Ridley Scott With: Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Ken Takakura Action | Crime | Thriller 125 mins.
The Last Voyage
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. Dir: Andrew L. Stone With: Robert Stack, Dorothy Malone, George Sanders Drama 91 mins.
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations
(2005 TV Series)
Episode: Tokyo (2008) Anthony Bourdain is off to Tokyo in search of the perfect sushi and a knife. With: Anthony Bourdain, Masaharu Morimoto Documentary 60 mins.
In 1868, after the end of the Bakumatsu war, the former assassin Kenshin Himura promises to defend those in need without killing... Dir: Keishi Ohtomo With: Takeru Satô, Emi Takei, Yû Aoi Action | Drama | History 134 mins.
Mobile Suit Gundam Wing
(2000 TV Series)
A squadron of giant robot pilots of a beleaguered Earth colony bring the war to their oppressive home planet. With: Mark Hildreth, Brad Swaile, Ted Cole Animation | Sci-Fi 30 mins.
Harry Kilmer returns to Japan after several years in order to rescue his friend George's kidnapped daughter... Dir: Sydney Pollack With: Robert Mitchum, Ken Takakura, Brian Keith Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller 112 mins.
Last Life in the Universe
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. Dir: Pen-Ek Ratanaruang With: Tadanobu Asano, Sinitta Boonyasak, Takashi Miike Comedy | Drama | Romance 112 mins.
Love and Honor
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. Dir: Yôji Yamada With: Takuya Kimura, Rei Dan, Mitsugorô Bandô Drama | Romance 121 mins.
This movie is based on the second and fourth cases in the popular video game Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney... Dir: Takashi Miike With: Hiroki Narimiya, Takumi Saitô, Mirei Kiritani Comedy | Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Hit So Hard
A documentary that follows Hole drummer Patty Schemel as she struggles with fame and addiction. Dir: P. David Ebersole With: Patty Schemel, Courtney Love, Eric Erlandson Documentary | Biography | Music 103 mins.
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. Dir: Yasuo Furuhata With: Ken Takakura, Yûko Tanaka, Kôichi Satô Drama 111 mins.
The Great Happiness Space: Tale of an Osaka Love Thief
Welcome to The Great Happiness Space: Rakkyo Café. The club's owner, Issei (22), has a staff of twenty... Dir: Jake Clennell Documentary 76 mins.
Meeting People Is Easy
An entertaining "rockumentary" about Radiohead that shows some of the tedium of being a rock star, as well as some of the fun stuff. Dir: Grant Gee With: Radiohead, Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood Documentary | Music 99 mins.
The Makioka Sisters
This sensuously beautiful film chronicles the activities of four sisters who gather in Kyoto every year to view the cherry blossoms... Dir: Kon Ichikawa With: Keiko Kishi, Yoshiko Sakuma, Sayuri Yoshinaga Drama | Romance 140 mins.
The Bullet Train
Criminals plant a bomb on a high-speed train. It will explode when the train slows down, unless a ransom is paid. Dir: Jun'ya Satô With: Ken Takakura, Shin'ichi Chiba, Kei Yamamoto Crime | Drama | Thriller 152 mins.
Flight from Ashiya
A helicopter rescue team tries to save the survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Japan during a raging typhoon. Dir: Michael Anderson With: Yul Brynner, Richard Widmark, George Chakiris Adventure | Romance | Drama | War 100 mins.
Astro Zombies: M4 - Invaders from Cyberspace
Mutant hordes are sent to annihilate mankind. Dir: Ted V. Mikels With: Sean Morelli, Jaime Preston Lynch, Ted V. Mikels Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
(2002 TV Series)
Episode: Nippon (2009) Two backpackers travel through Asia and America. Dir: Tuomas Milonoff With: Riku Rantala, Tuomas Milonoff Documentary 40 mins.
I'm Only Looking: The Best of INXS
Dir: Paul Boyd, Hamish Cameron With: Michael Hutchence, Garry Beers, Ray Charles Documentary | Music 240 mins.
Michiyo lives in the small place Osaka and is not happy with her marriage, all she does is cook and clean for her husband. Dir: Mikio Naruse With: Ken Uehara, Setsuko Hara, Yukiko Shimazaki Drama 97 mins.
The Castle of Sand
Dir: Yoshitarô Nomura With: Tetsurô Tanba, Gô Katô, Kensaku Morita Crime | Mystery | Thriller 143 mins.
Two boys, whose parents ply their trade by the mouth of a muddy river in Osaka, become close friends... Dir: Kôhei Oguri With: Takahiro Tamura, Mariko Kaga, Nobutaka Asahara Drama 105 mins.
(2013 TV Movie)
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. Dir: John Wate With: Antony Cummins, Ryo Heitaku, Tsunehiro Kabaya History 52 mins.
Jingi naki tatakai: Dairi sensô
Dir: Kinji Fukasaku With: Bunta Sugawara, Akira Kobayashi, Tsunehiko Watase Action | Drama 119 mins.
Dir: Iara Lee With: Arthur Baker, Afrika Bambaataa, Carl Cox Documentary | Music 75 mins.
(1971 TV Series)
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. Dir: Shôtarô Ishinomori, Hideyuki Kimura With: Takeshi Sasaki, Akiji Kobayashi, Chieko Morikawa Action | Adventure | Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi 30 mins.
Penguins in the sky - Asahiyama zoo
Dir: Masahiko Tsugawa With: Toshiyuki Nishida, Yasuhi Nakamura, Ai Maeda Drama 112 mins.
The Great White Tower
Dir: Satsuo Yamamoto With: Jiro Tamiya, Eijirô Tôno, Takahiro Tamura Drama 150 mins.
Jingi naki tatakai: Kanketsu-hen
Dir: Kinji Fukasaku With: Hiroko Fuji, Gorô Ibuki, Nobuo Kaneko Action | Crime | Drama 100 mins.
Lock and Roll Forever
Dir: Chris Grismer With: Lucas Grabeel, Ike Barinholtz, Taylor Negron Comedy
Plug & Pray
Will man go beyond biology? It's an age-old dream to create intelligent machines that equal their human creators... Dir: Jens Schanze With: Joseph Weizenbaum, Raymond Kurzweil, Hiroshi Ishiguro Documentary | Sci-Fi 90 mins.
Dir: Yoshihiko Matsui With: Toshihiko Hino, Simon Kumai, Yukiko Murata Drama 150 mins.
Kokoyakyu: High School Baseball
Chiben Academy is a private, powerhouse baseball academy led by Japan's most legendary tough-as-nails coach... Dir: Kenneth Eng Documentary | Sport 53 mins.
Alanis Morissette: Jagged Little Pill - Live
Dir: Alanis Morissette, Steve Purcell With: Chris Chaney, Taylor Hawkins, Nick Lashley Music 90 mins.
A rumbunctious and ribald tale of a troupe of travelling actors who alternate highlights of kabuki theatre with strip shows. Dir: Shôhei Imamura With: Osamu Takizawa, Shin'ichi Yanagisawa, Hiroyuki Nagato Comedy 90 mins.
A documentary highlighting some of the oddest, strangest and more grotesque examples of human behavior... Dir: Gianni Proia With: George Sanders, Laura Betti, Léo Campion Documentary 100 mins.
Dir: Takashi Yamazaki With: Shôta Sometani, Eri Fukatsu, Ai Hashimoto Horror
Dir: Hideo Gosha With: Kanako Higuchi, Tatsuya Nakadai, Keiko Oginome Crime | Drama 106 mins.
Escape from Japan
Dir: Yoshishige Yoshida With: Yasushi Suzuki, Miyuki Kuwano, Kyôsuke Machida Action | Thriller 96 mins.
Village of Eight Gravestones
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. Dir: Yoshitarô Nomura With: Ken'ichi Hagiwara, Mayumi Ogawa, Tsutomu Yamazaki Horror | Mystery | Thriller 151 mins.
The New World
Coco, a Beijing modern girl wants to spend a romantic and fancy Christmas vacation in Osaka. However... Dir: Kah-Wai Lim With: Shi Ka, Tomonaga Koumei, Ogawa Takeru Drama 93 mins.
A journalist discovers the underworld of the clans of Vampyres in New York City. He spends two years with the real vampyres like an anthropologist and brings back unique evidence on film. Dir: Laurent Courau With: Father Sebastian, Michelle Belanger, Don Henrie Documentary 90 mins.
The Power of Two
A documentary with international implications about the importance of organ donation and transplantation, Cystic Fibrosis awareness and related health causes. Dir: Marc Smolowitz With: Ana Stenzel, Isabel Stenzel Byrnes, Hatsuko Stenzel Documentary 94 mins.
Life as a Movie
Comedic host and pro surfer, Benji Weatherley, takes the worlds biggest names in surf, skate and snow... Dir: Benji Weatherley With: Chad Bartie, Jake Burton, Tom Carroll Documentary | Adventure 59 mins.