With Yoshimoto Kogyo Company (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Macbeth (I) (2015)
R | 113 min | Drama, History, War
Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.
Votes: 58,682 | Gross: $1.11M
4. Poupelle of Chimney Town (2020)
PG | 100 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy
A factory town is covered by chimney smoke, and as the townspeople haven't see the sky in centuries, they no longer believe that stars exist. A chimney sweep and a friendly monster named Poupelle decide to prove that stars are real.
5. Symbol (2009)
Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
A man wakes up in a white room empty other than buttons on the walls, he must find out which button to push to get what he wants.
6. Big Man Japan (2007)
PG-13 | 113 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
An eccentric man living alone in a decrepit house in Tokyo periodically transforms into a 100-foot tall giant in order to defend Japan against similarly sized monsters.
Votes: 3,926 | Gross: $0.04M
7. Goemon (2009)
128 min | Action, Drama, History
Based on a Japanese folk legend that echoes the tale of Robin Hood, this ninja thriller follows the exploits of Goemon Ishikawa (Yôsuke Eguchi), who leaves his fighting clan after its chief... See full summary »
9. Last One Standing (I) (2022– )
TV-MA | 35 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
They're comedians starring in a thrilling drama, but if their jokes don't land in the unscripted scenes, they're off the show. Let the mayhem begin.
10. Violence Voyager (2018)
83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Following an end-of-term school ceremony, the American boy Bobby decides to go with his friend Akkun into the mountains outside their village, to a place perfect for a secret base. On the ... See full summary »
11. Kei×Yaku: Dangerous Partners (2022– )
45 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Years ago, the disappearance of a senior investigator goes unsolved and the file closed. Renewed interest in the case leads to rookie investigator Kinoshita Ichiro to suspect gang-leader Hanabusa Shiro, beginning their odd relationship.
12. Funny or Spank: High School for 24 Hours (2012 TV Special)
300 min | Comedy, Reality-TV
Five comedians are faced with a game of no laughing in a teacher theme. Laughing earns a punishment of which other comedians appear to deliberately make them laugh.
15. Deadman Inferno (2015)
108 min | Action, Horror
A member of the yakuza exits prison determined to make good with the one friend he has and he's immediately challenged by an unnatural disaster on a nearby island. The friend's daughter was... See full summary »
16. Drop (2009)
TV-MA | 122 min | Action, Comedy
After dropping out of private school, Hiroshi enrolls at a public school and falls in with a pack of unruly thugs. He loves the reckless partying, smoking and boozing - but can he hang when... See full summary »
17. Desert Moon (2001)
131 min | Drama
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.
20. My Sweet Grappa Remedies (2019)
107 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Akiko Ohku's film follows Yoshiko as she enjoys life's simple pleasures - riding her beloved bike, indulging in a drink or two in the evening - as she narrates her thoughts through a hypnotic internal monologue.
22. Ashita ga aru sa (2001– )
48 min | Comedy, Drama
A decade of economic slump has certainly taken their toll on corporate Japan, and no one group more so than the white collar workers that laden Japan Inc. For Toaru Corporation, a large ... See full summary »
23. Jellyfish (2013)
91 min | Comedy, Drama
A film about adolescent girls who are amorous yet poisonous with a painful sting just like jellyfish, and their days which are fragile and cruel with warm love and jealousy.
25. Slapstick Brothers (2011)
Tobio Kurosawa (Ryuta Sato), who has been part of a manzai (stand up comedy) duo for ten years, finds himself in trouble after his partner Tamotsu Ishii (Yuji Ayabe) quits due to their ... See full summary »
28. Marriage Hunting Beauty (2018)
89 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Takako is a beautiful designer in her thirties and has been in love before only to get burned. She is intent on marriage and registers herself on a site for marriage. Keiko takes an ... See full summary »
29. A.I. Love You (2016)
92 min | Romance
A love story that depicts love with artificial intelligence, filmed with smartphones. Haruka Hoshino, a dreamer who wants to have her own store, continues to apply for recruitment at a ... See full summary »
30. The Homeless Student (2008)
116 min | Biography, Drama, Family
Based on autobiographical novel "The Homeless Junior High School Student" by Hiroshi Tamura. He was homeless during his high school days after the breakup of his parents.
31. What's Manzai? (2016 TV Movie)
42 min | Documentary, Comedy
Captivated by the classic form of Japanese comedy known as manzai, Stephen, an American, sets out to break into Japan's entertainment world.
32. Osaka Story (1999)
119 min | Drama, Family
Wakana is a daughter of a husband and wife comedy act, who have worked for 20 years without big success. Her parents quarrel constantly, and mother often threatens to leave. When one day her father disappears, Wakana sets out to find him.
35. Faraway Heaven (2008)
117 min | Drama
Chizuru, a typical Japanese young female office worker, is socially clumsy, poor at romance and unhappy with her job. Being weary from a busy and stressful city life, she seriously desires ... See full summary »
39. Listen to My Heart (2009)
107 min | Drama, Romance
A radio DJ, Mao starts a new program called, "Love Letters from the Drawer" to assist people who need an extra push to send out their simple yet very important message for their loved ones.
40. Lala Pipo: A Lot of People (2009)
120 min | Comedy
A nice looking SCOUT hooks a future PORN STAR near the department store one day. It didn't take her long to be the highest paid porn actress, which eventually leads her to meet her ... See full summary »
41. One Third (2014)
119 min | Crime, Drama
The manager Shuu, worker Koji and one of the patrons named Ken succeed in robbing a bank. They agree to divide the stolen money equally into 3, but they become consumed by greed and try to get more than their share.
42. You Still Don't Get Gunma (2017)
89 min | Comedy
Nori moves to Gunma Prefecture and begins attending a new high school. At his new school he is teased by his classmates who love their hometown. One day, he falls in love with Kyo.
45. Boys Be Ambitious (1996)
107 min | Comedy
Chunba and Kotetsu, grow up in the working class neighborhood of Kishiwada in Osaka in the mid-seventies. Their life in school is a never-ending series of fights and reprisals against gangs landing them in trouble with organized crime.
50. King of the Escape (2009)
94 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Masayuki Suzuki is an escape artist. He subsequently becomes a national icon because there isn't a prison that can hold him. He is eventually sent to the Confined (Prison) Island. Can he escape this time, or is he trapped forever?