Most Popular Titles With Takashi Miike


1. Hostel (2005)

R | 94 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

5.9
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55 Metascore

Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

Director: Eli Roth | Stars: Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eythor Gudjonsson, Barbara Nedeljakova

Votes: 151,934 | Gross: $47.33M

2. Mugen no jûnin (2017)

R | 140 min | Action, Drama

6.8
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72 Metascore

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine - ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki, Sôta Fukushi, Hayato Ichihara

Votes: 8,772 | Gross: $0.15M

3. Audition (1999)

R | 115 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.2
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69 Metascore

A widower takes an offer to screen girls at a special audition, arranged for him by a friend to find him a new wife. The one he fancies is not who she appears to be after all.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ryo Ishibashi, Eihi Shiina, Tetsu Sawaki, Jun Kunimura

Votes: 61,590

4. Koroshiya 1 (2001)

R | 129 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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55 Metascore

As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tadanobu Asano, Nao Ohmori, Shin'ya Tsukamoto, Paulyn Sun

Votes: 46,370 | Gross: $0.02M

5. Masters of Horror (2005–2007)

TV-MA | 60 min | Horror

7.6
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Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, "Masters of Horror". For the first time, the foremost names in the horror... See full summary »

Stars: Karen Elizabeth Austin, J. Winston Carroll, Miho Ninagawa, Anthony Harrison

Votes: 10,124

6. Jûsan-nin no shikaku (2010)

R | 141 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.6
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84 Metascore

A group of assassins come together for a suicide mission to kill an evil lord.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kôji Yakusho, Takayuki Yamada, Yûsuke Iseya, Ikki Sawamura

Votes: 55,873 | Gross: $0.80M

7. JoJo no kimyô na bôken: Daiyamondo wa kudakenai - dai-isshô (2017)

119 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.8
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A teen gifted with supernatural power discovers the truth behind his cursed and bizarre bloodline, and the evil that lurks within his town.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Mackenyu, Nana Komatsu, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Jun Kunimura

Votes: 410

8. Saam gaang yi (2004)

R | 125 min | Horror

7.0
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66 Metascore

An Asian cross-cultural trilogy of horror films from accomplished indie directors.

Directors: Fruit Chan, Takashi Miike, Chan-wook Park | Stars: Bai Ling, Byung-Hun Lee, Kyoko Hasegawa, Pauline Lau

Votes: 17,101 | Gross: $0.08M

9. Yakuza Apocalypse (2015)

R | 115 min | Action, Comedy, Horror

5.5
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62 Metascore

In the ruthless underground world of the yakuza, no one is more legendary than boss Kamiura. Rumored to be invincible, the truth is he is a vampire-a bloodsucking yakuza vampire boss! Among... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Yayan Ruhian, Mio Yûki, Lily Franky, Hayato Ichihara

Votes: 2,930

10. Sukiyaki Western Django (2007)

R | 121 min | Action, Western

6.3
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55 Metascore

A nameless gunfighter arrives in a town ripped apart by rival gangs and, though courted by both to join, chooses his own path.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hideaki Itô, Kôichi Satô, Quentin Tarantino, Masanobu Andô

Votes: 13,639 | Gross: $0.05M

11. Gozu (2003)

R | 129 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

7.0
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58 Metascore

A yakuza enforcer is ordered to secretly drive his beloved colleague to be assassinated. But when the colleague unceremoniously disappears en route, the trip that follows is a twisted, surreal and horrifying experience.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Yûta Sone, Shô Aikawa, Kimika Yoshino, Shôhei Hino

Votes: 9,786 | Gross: $0.05M

12. Bijitâ Q (2001 Video)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror

6.8
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A troubled and perverted family find their lives intruded by a mysterious stranger who seems to help find a balance in their disturbing natures.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ken'ichi Endô, Shungiku Uchida, Kazushi Watanabe, Jun Mutô

Votes: 13,240

13. Ichimei (2011)

Not Rated | 128 min | Drama

7.3
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76 Metascore

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.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kôji Yakusho, Munetaka Aoki, Naoto Takenaka, Hikari Mitsushima

Votes: 6,222 | Gross: $0.06M

14. Rapurasu no majo (2018)

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

An environmental analyst is asked by the police to determine if two deaths by hydrogen sulfide poisoning are an accident - or a murder. But when he meets a young woman at both sites, a scientific mystery begins.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Sakurai, Suzu Hirose, Sôta Fukushi, Rei Dan

15. One Missed Call (2003)

R | 112 min | Horror, Mystery

6.2
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54 Metascore

People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ko Shibasaki, Shin'ichi Tsutsumi, Kazue Fukiishi, Anna Nagata

Votes: 15,266

16. Terra Formars (2016)

108 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.8
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In an attempt to colonize Mars, 21st century scientists seed the planet with algae to absorb sun light and purify the atmosphere, and cockroaches who in turn spread the algae as they feed. ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Rinko Kikuchi, Rila Fukushima, Shun Oguri, Kane Kosugi

Votes: 1,198

17. Katakuri-ke no kôfuku (2001)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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60 Metascore

A family moves to the country to run a rustic mountain inn when, to their horror, the customers begin befalling sudden and unlikely fates.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kenji Sawada, Keiko Matsuzaka, Shinji Takeda, Naomi Nishida

Votes: 7,273

18. Kamisama no iu tôri (2014)

117 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.5
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A group of high school students are forced to play a game of death without knowing who, why or how.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Sôta Fukushi, Shôta Sometani, Nao Ohmori

Votes: 2,923

19. Kurôzu zero II (2009)

133 min | Action

7.3
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Tension escalates and violence ensues when a young student unwittingly breaks a non-aggression pact between two rival high schools.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shun Oguri, Kyôsuke Yabe, Meisa Kuroki, Nobuaki Kaneko

Votes: 3,752

20. Dead or Alive (1999)

R | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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49 Metascore

A yakuza of Chinese descent and a Japanese cop each wage their own war against the Japanese mafia. But they are destined to meet. Their encounter will change the world.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Riki Takeuchi, Renji Ishibashi, Hitoshi Ozawa

Votes: 6,572 | Gross: $0.00M

21. Gyakuten saiban (2012)

135 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.6
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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 Saitoh, Mirei Kiritani, Akiyoshi Nakao

Votes: 2,318

22. Festival international de Cannes (1970– )

News

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Stars: Kristin Scott Thomas, Isabelle Huppert, Pedro Almodóvar, Charlotte Gainsbourg

Votes: 13

23. Lesson of the Evil (2012)

Unrated | 129 min | Horror, Thriller

6.7
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A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shôta Sometani, Takayuki Yamada, Fumi Nikaidô, Takehiro Hira

Votes: 4,251

24. Wara no tate (2013)

117 min | Thriller

6.3
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35 Metascore

A team of cops must protect an accused killer with a billion-yen bounty on his head.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Takao Ohsawa, Nanako Matsushima, Gorô Kishitani, Masatô Ibu

Votes: 2,045

25. Kurôzu zero (2007)

130 min | Action, Thriller

7.1
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A transfer student attempts to take over the most violent high school in the country, whose students form factions and battle each other for power.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shun Oguri, Kyôsuke Yabe, Meisa Kuroki, Takayuki Yamada

Votes: 6,357

26. Ruang rak noi nid mahasan (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: 10,224 | Gross: $0.03M

27. Kuime (2014)

Not Rated | 93 min | Horror

6.1
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A star, Miyuki Goto (Ko Shibasaki) plays Oiwa, the protagonist in a new play based on the ghost story Yotsuya Kaidan. She pulls some strings to get her lover, Kosuke Hasegawa (Ebizo ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ko Shibasaki, Ebizô Ichikawa, Hideaki Itô, Maiko

Votes: 902

28. Ryû ga gotoku: Gekijô-ban (2007)

Not Rated | 110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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Cult Japanese director Takashi Miike draws inspiration from the popular Playstation 2 title Yakuza for this unhinged tale of underworld violence in Tokyo starring Goro Kishitani and Kazuki ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kazuki Kitamura, Gorô Kishitani, Shun Shioya, Saeko

Votes: 1,179

29. Tráiganme la Cabeza de la Mujer Metralleta (2012)

Not Rated | 73 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.5
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Timid, video game-loving DJ Santiago seemingly digs his own grave when he agrees to bring a violent criminal kingpin the head of Machine Gun Woman.

Director: Ernesto Díaz Espinoza | Stars: Fernanda Urrejola, Matías Oviedo, Jorge Alís, Sofía García

Votes: 900

30. Nosferatu vs. Father Pipecock & Sister Funk (2014)

134 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

2.3
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From TWI STUDIOS ( The fun, friendly makers of: FRANKENPIMP!, VIXEN HIGHWAY 2006: It Came From Uranus, & ACID HEAD: The Buzzard Nuts County Slaughter ), comes this reimagining /... See full summary »

Directors: Tony Watt, John Migliore, Vivita | Stars: Max Schreck, Vivita, Tony Watt, John Migliore

Votes: 83

31. Izo (2004)

Not Rated | 128 min | Action, Drama, Fantasy

6.2
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An executed samurai takes an existential journey throughout time, space and eternity in search of bloody vengeance.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kazuya Nakayama, Kaori Momoi, Ryûhei Matsuda, Ryôsuke Miki

Votes: 4,118

32. Kuroi ame (1989)

Not Rated | 123 min | Drama

8.0
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The story of the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing, based on Masuji Ibuse's novel.

Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Yoshiko Tanaka, Kazuo Kitamura, Etsuko Ichihara, Shôichi Ozawa

Votes: 2,507

33. Gokudô kuroshakai (1997)

Not Rated | 95 min | Crime, Drama

7.2
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A Japanese assassin stranded in Taiwan must take work from a local crime boss to make ends meet when suddenly a woman from his past delivers a son to him.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Li Wei Chang, Shih Chang, Xianmei Chen

Votes: 1,837

34. Yôkai daisensô (2005)

PG-13 | 124 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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63 Metascore

A young boy is chosen as the defender of good and must team up with Japan's ancient spirits and creatures of lore to destroy the forces of evil.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Hiroyuki Miyasako, Chiaki Kuriyama, Bunta Sugawara

Votes: 2,117

35. Shinjuku Triad Society (1995)

Not Rated | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Amidst a Chinese and Japanese mafia war, a lawyer for the Chinese mob finds a rift forming between him and his corrupt police office brother.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kippei Shîna, Tomorô Taguchi, Takeshi Caesar, Ren Osugi

Votes: 1,687

36. Yattâman (2009)

111 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.1
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Every week, toy-shop owner Gan and his cute assistant Ai battled the evil Doronbo gang. The gang led by femme fatale Doronjo and her assistants-pig-nosed muscleman Tonzra and rat-faced ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Sakurai, Saki Fukuda, Kyoko Fukada, Kendô Kobayashi

Votes: 1,632

37. Graveyard of Honor (2002)

131 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.1
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A barkeeper saves a Yakuza boss' life and thus makes his way up in the organization. However his fear of nothing soon causes problems.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Narimi Arimori, Yoshiyuki Daichi, Hirotarô Honda, Harumi Inoue

Votes: 1,642

38. Fudoh: The New Generation (1996)

98 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.1
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In order to settle a business dispute, a mob leader murders one of his own teenage sons. The surviving son vows to avenge his brother's death, and organizes his own gang of teenage killers to destroy his father's organization.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shôsuke Tanihara, Miho Nomoto, Tamaki Kenmochi, Marie Jinno

Votes: 3,257

39. Urutoraman Makkusu (2005–2006)

TV-Y7 | 24 min | Action, Family, Sci-Fi

6.5
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In the very first episode a strange visitor from space notices Toma's bravery when the young man risks his own life to help save a lost little boy from danger. The alien gives Toma the ... See full summary »

Stars: Sota Aoyama, Kai Shishido, Hitomi Hasebe, Nobuyuki Ogawa

Votes: 61

40. Zebraman (2004)

115 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.7
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62 Metascore

A down-and-out school teacher receives the calling to become the real life personification of an old television superhero, Zebraman.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Kyôka Suzuki, Atsuro Watabe, Yui Ichikawa

Votes: 2,974

41. Chûgoku no chôjin (1998)

118 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.6
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A salaryman and yakuza are each sent by their bosses to a remote Chinese village but discover more then they expected.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Masahiro Motoki, Renji Ishibashi, Mako, Michiko Kichise

Votes: 4,081

42. Nihon kuroshakai (1999)

Not Rated | 105 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.0
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A group of Chinese youths living in Japan struggle to make their way in life and eventually find trouble with the local crime syndicate.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kazuki Kitamura, Tomorô Taguchi, Dan Li, Naoto Takenaka

Votes: 1,126

43. Mogura no uta: Hong Kong kyôsô-kyoku (2016)

128 min | Action, Comedy

6.4
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A young undercover cop tries to get back with his former love, while unraveling the mystery behind the head of the police force. Meanwhile he has to protect the boss' daughter.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tôma Ikuta, Eita, Tsubasa Honda, Nanao

Votes: 143

44. Dead or Alive: Final (2002)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.8
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34 Metascore

The ace cop of a totalitarian police force and a drifting android play their parts in a post-apocalyptic society. They are destined to fight. Their encounter will change them forever.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Maria Chen, Richard Chen, Jason Chu

Votes: 2,070

45. Full Metal gokudô (1997 Video)

102 min | Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.0
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An inexperienced gangster is killed alongside his strong, respected boss and awakens to find a mad scientist has given him a new body made partly of his boss and partly of indestructible bionics.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tsuyoshi Ujiki, Tomorô Taguchi, Takeshi Caesar, Kazuki Kitamura

Votes: 1,595

46. Gekijouban Doubutsu no mori (2006)

87 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

5.0
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A young girl moves to a village populated by anthropomorphic animals.

Director: Joji Shimura | Stars: Yui Horie, Misato Fukuen, Fumiko Orikasa, Yû Kobayashi

Votes: 617

47. Dead or Alive 2: Tôbôsha (2000)

Not Rated | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.9
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Two contract killers cross paths in the middle of the same job and realize they are childhood friends.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Riki Takeuchi, Noriko Aota, Edison Chen

Votes: 3,090

48. Ai to makoto (2012)

133 min | Musical, Romance

6.4
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Troubled high school student Makoto arrives in Tokyo to exact revenge from a past incident. He then falls in love at first sight with Ai, a daughter raised in a wholesome family. Around ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Satoshi Tsumabuki, Emi Takei, Takumi Saitoh, Ito Ohno

Votes: 626

49. Tantei monogatari (2007)

99 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Raita, a Japanese businessman, just moved into an apartment building where his next-door neighbor is another guy named Raita. But as a private detective, what that other Raita does couldn't... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kai Atô, Tomoharu Hasegawa, Pâko Hayashiya, Pê Hayashiya

Votes: 620

50. Kaze ni tatsu raion (2015)

139 min | Drama

6.6
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The story of Dr. Koichiro, who moves from Japan to Kenya to volunteer as a doctor for child soldiers.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Satomi Ishihara, Ayako Fujitani, Ryôhei Suzuki, Yôko Maki

Votes: 152

51. Ichi the Killer: Episode 0 (2002 Video)

Not Rated | 46 min | Animation, Drama, Thriller

5.7
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A masochistic mobster meets his match in the dark streets of Tokyo. His nemesis, Ichi, is a psychopathic killer with an unrelenting thirst for bloodshed. A horrifying secret burns in his ... See full summary »

Director: Shinji Ishihira | Stars: Chihiro Suzuki, Shinpachi Tsuji, Sayaka Ôhara, Takashi Miike

Votes: 620

52. Zeburâman: Zebura Shiti no gyakushû (2010)

106 min | Action, Sci-Fi

6.1
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Zebraman awakens fifteen years in the future, unclear on what has happened to him, and quickly discovers that the evil Zebra Queen has a hold on Tokyo.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Riisa Naka, Tsuyoshi Abe, Masahiro Inoue

Votes: 614

53. Mogura no uta: Sennyuu sousakan Reiji (2013)

130 min | Action, Comedy

6.6
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Reiji Kikukawa, who has a strong sense of justice, graduated from the police academy with the lowest score ever. He becomes a police constable, but is suddenly fired by the Police Chief due... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tôma Ikuta, Ken'ichi Endô, Mitsuru Fukikoshi, Kôichi Iwaki

Votes: 745

54. Cinema 3 (1984–2016)

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Stars: Jaume Figueras, Crisol Tuà, Monts Llussà, Àlex Gorina

Votes: 130

55. Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus! (2010)

250 min | Action, Horror, Thriller

2.2
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Vixen Highway 2006: It Came from Uranus!(2010) is an updated homage to 60's and 70's exploitation pictures & a re-imaging, re-regurgitation and semi-sequel to John Ervin's original 'Vixen ... See full summary »

Directors: Tony Watt, Vivita | Stars: Tony Watt, Vivita, Amabelle Singson, James Taggart

Votes: 78

56. Rônin-gai (1990)

117 min | Action, Drama

6.8
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A group of masterless samurai living in Edo's red light district must fend off a militia bent on wiping out local prostitutes.

Directors: Kazuo Kuroki, Masahiro Makino | Stars: Yoshio Harada, Kanako Higuchi, Renji Ishibashi, Kaoru Sugita

Votes: 434

57. The City of Lost Souls (2000)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.4
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47 Metascore

Violent gangster movie with a Brazilian protagonist.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Teah, Michelle Reis, Kôji Kikkawa, Mitsuhiro Oikawa

Votes: 2,145

58. Taiyô no kizu (2006)

117 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.2
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Katayama (Aikawa Sho) is on the way home to his wife and little daughter when he stumbles on a gang of punks beating up an innocent man. Katamaya decides to help the stranger and ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Aiko Satô, Ken'ichi Endô, Sei Hiraizumi

Votes: 459

59. Idol × Warrior: Miracle Tunes! (2017– )

Fantasy

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60. 46-okunen no koi (2006)

Unrated | 85 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.8
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A visually stylish tale of two male prisoners bonded by emotion, love and murder.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ryûhei Matsuda, Masanobu Andô, Shunsuke Kubozuka, Kiyohiko Shibukawa

Votes: 1,762

61. Nintama Rantarô (2011)

100 min | Action, Comedy

6.0
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About the adventures of Rantaro and other ninja apprentices at an elite ninjutsu academy.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Naoto Takenaka, Shidô Nakamura, Takahiro Miura, Susumu Terajima

Votes: 351

62. Agitator (2001)

150 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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A fearless Yakuza captain's loyalty is tested as two ambitious underbosses attempt a takeover of both his clan and a rival Yakuza gang.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Taisaku Akino, Mickey Curtis, Yoshiyuki Daichi, Ken'ichi Endô

Votes: 908

63. Silver - shirubaa (1999 Video)

79 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

4.6
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A vengeful woman (Atsuko Sakuraba) uses special skills to find the gang that killed her family.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Atsuko Sakuraba, Kenji Haga, Shinobu Kandori, Rumi Kazama

Votes: 270

64. Tajuu jinkaku tantei saiko - Amamiya Kazuhiko no kikan (2000– )

54 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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After his wife is murdered, a homicide detective develops multiple personalities and takes revenge on her killer. Years later the killer seems to reappear from the dead.

Stars: Ren Osugi, Naoki Hosaka, Tomoko Nakajima, Sadaharu Shiota

Votes: 607

65. Aibô (2000– )

110 min | Drama

8.1
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Detective Ukyo Sugishita and his partner solve cases by just the two of them as "Special Task Unit" of MPD where demoted people belong.

Stars: Yutaka Mizutani, Ryûji Katagiri, Kazuhisa Kawahara, Atsushi Yamanishi

Votes: 44

66. Rinjin 13-gô (2005)

R | 115 min | Horror, Thriller

6.6
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49 Metascore

Jûzô Murasaki is a boy miscast in his classroom, being frequently abused, tortured, beaten and humiliated by the bully Tôru Akai and his gang of juvenile punks. After years of repression, ... See full summary »

Director: Yasuo Inoue | Stars: Shidô Nakamura, Shun Oguri, Hirofumi Arai, Yumi Yoshimura

Votes: 1,027

67. Yurusarezaru mono (2003)

95 min | Crime

7.1
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A member of a Yakuza gang exacts revenge on the people responsible for the death of his boss.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Masaya Sato, Shôko Aida, Naomi Akimoto, Narimi Arimori

Votes: 264

68. Andoromedia (1998)

109 min | Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi

4.9
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After her sudden death a teenage girl finds her father has uploaded her mind to computer form. With a rival corporation wishing to capture her the girl is uploaded to her boyfriend's laptop.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hiroko Shimabukuro, Eriko Imai, Takako Uehara, Hitoe Arakaki

Votes: 406

69. Jitsuroku Andô Noboru kyôdô-den: Rekka (2002)

96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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When his beloved boss is killed, a dangerous young gangster cuts a path of vengeance through the Japanese mafia.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Riki Takeuchi, Ryôsuke Miki, Ken'ichi Endô, Mika Katsumura

Votes: 1,462

70. No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, Comedy

8.4
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Travis returns to Santa Destroy only to find out that he's no longer officially the best assassin in the world, so he sets out to prove them all wrong while seeking revenge for his decapitated best friend.

Director: Suda 51 | Stars: Robin Atkin Downes, Paula Tiso, Kimberly Brooks, Quinton Flynn

Votes: 113

71. Yasha-ga-ike (2005 Video)

130 min | Fantasy

6.7
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Captures the popular Kabukiesque play of the same name that Takashi Miike staged and directed for sold-out audiences in Japan.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ken'ichi Endô, Masato Hagiwara, Kitarô, Ryûhei Matsuda

Votes: 99

72. Blues Harp (1998)

107 min | Crime, Drama, Music

7.1
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Ambitious yakuza Kenji befriends harmonica-playing bartender Chuji, who moonlights as a part-time drug-dealer for the opposing gang. Their friendship is threatened by Kenji's plans for ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Seiichi Tanabe, Saori Sekino, Mickey Curtis

Votes: 906

73. Kamisama no pazuru (2008)

134 min | Sci-Fi

6.0
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A set of twins -- one a hard-working student and the other a drifter -- team up with a dropout to unlock the secrets of the universe and to build one of their own.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hayato Ichihara, Mitsuki Tanimura, Ken'ichi Endô, Yusuke Hirayama

Votes: 337

74. Waru (2006)

84 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.2
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Keiko Matsuzaka, Ryo Ishibashi, Yoshihiko Hakamada

Votes: 135

75. Kujaku ô (1988)

86 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.8
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Two magically powerful monks who were separated at birth are reunited to fight the King of Hell.

Directors: Ngai Choi Lam, Biao Yuen | Stars: Biao Yuen, Hiroshi Mikami, Narumi Yasuda, Gloria Yip

Votes: 219

76. Tenchijin (2009– )

Drama

8.0
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Stars: Satoshi Tsumabuki, Michiko Kichise, Nobuko Miyamoto, Akira Takahashi

Votes: 45

77. Kikoku (2003 Video)

100 min | Action, Crime

7.0
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Two brothers in a very small branch of the Japanese crime syndicate must make a hard choice when their loyalties are stretched in too many directions.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Riki Takeuchi, Yûta Sone, Mickey Curtis, Ken'ichi Endô

Votes: 565

78. Family (II) (2001)

111 min | Action, Crime

5.8
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When the mobster Iwaida Nishikawi is executed by the hit man Takeshi, his family chases the killer. Takeshi's brothers Takashi and Hideshi Miwa try to find Takeshi, who is hidden with the ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Ken'ichi Endô, Kôjirô Hongô, Naoko Inoue, Kôichi Iwaki

Votes: 227

79. Redi hantaa: Koroshi no pureryuudo (1991 Video)

78 min | Action

6.0
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Yoshie Kashiwabara, Naomi Morinaga, Kôsuke Morita, Isao Murata

Votes: 31

80. Zegen (1987)

124 min | Comedy

7.0
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Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Ken Ogata, Mitsuko Baishô, Chun Hsiung Ko, Norihei Miki

Votes: 198

81. Hostel Dissected (2006 Video)

60 min | Documentary

7.1
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Director: Gabriel Roth | Stars: Eli Roth, Franco-Giacomo Carbone, Mark Taylor, Chris Briggs

Votes: 69

82. Ryû ga gotoku - jissha-ban (2005 Video)

Not Rated | 43 min | Short, Crime

7.0
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Kazuma Kiryu, once one of the most fearsome yakuza and known as the "Dragon of the Dojima Family," comes back to Kamuro-cho after a ten year jail sentence. His return means many things to ... See full summary »

Director: Takeshi Miyasaka | Stars: Masakatsu Funaki, Yoo Gong, Ayaka Maeda, Mikio Ohsawa

Votes: 22

83. Sarariiman Kintarô (1999)

110 min | Animation, Crime

5.7
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A good-hearted former gangster tries to secure a normal life for his son by working white collar jobs but keeps finding his old talents in need for the everyday world.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Katsunori Takahashi, Genta Dairaku, Kanako Enomoto, Michiko Hada

Votes: 296

84. Bokura no jidai (2007– )

30 min | Talk-Show

7.8
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Stars: Satomi Kobayashi, Shun Oguri, Hirokazu Koreeda, Sawako Agawa

Votes: 13

85. Calibre 9 (2011)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.4
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Director: Jean-Christian Tassy | Stars: Laurent Collombert, Nathalie Hauwelle, Phillippe Burel, Philippe Bussière

Votes: 127

86. Miike Takashi × Aikawa Shô: Zatôichi (2008 Video)

166 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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In addition to churning out crowd-pleasers like Crows Zero, Like a Dragon, and Sukiyaki Western Django, maverick director Miike Takashi also found time to return to theater in 2007. ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Sadao Abe, Shô Aikawa, Saki Asami, Ken'ichi Endô

Votes: 10

87. Kishiwada shônen gurentai: Chikemuri junjô-hen (1997)

108 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Takeshi Caesar, Seiji Chihara, Noriko Eguchi, Moeko Ezawa

Votes: 337

88. The Fabulous Picture Show (2006–2011)

History, Talk-Show

7.4
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Stars: Amanda Palmer, Mohamed Al Daradji, Scandar Copti, Cherien Dabis

Votes: 30

89. Tengoku kara kita otoko-tachi (2000)

114 min | Crime, Drama

6.7
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Kôji Kikkawa, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Ken'ichi Endô, Hua Rong Weng

Votes: 312

90. Kishiwada shônen gurentai: Bôkyô (1998)

94 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Takeshi Caesar, Setsuko Karasuma, Yûki Nagata, Toshikazu Nakaba

Votes: 445

91. Toppuu! Minipato tai - Aikyacchi Jankushon (1991 Video)

93 min | Action, Crime

5.6
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A comedy about a daring policewoman in leotards, who defeats criminals using gymnastics.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Aiko Asano, Minako Fujimoto, Daisuke Nagakura, Hiroko Nakajima

Votes: 36

92. Isola: Tajuu jinkaku shôjo (2000)

94 min | Action, Drama, Horror

5.4
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When a woman, able to read the thoughts of others, comes to help survivors of the 1995 Kobe earthquake, she encounters a girl with Multiple Personality Disorder whose dangerous 13th ... See full summary »

Director: Toshiyuki Mizutani | Stars: Yoshino Kimura, Yû Kurosawa, Ken Ishiguro, Makiko Watanabe

Votes: 256

93. Oretachi wa tenshi ja nai (1993 Video)

77 min | Action, Comedy

6.1
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Jôji Abe, Junji Inagawa, Makiko Kuno, Saki Kurihara

Votes: 15

94. Sabu (2002 TV Movie)

122 min | Action, Drama

6.5
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When a young man is sent to a prison workhouse for a crime he did not commit his friend on the outside must find evidence to clear his name.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Tatsuya Fujiwara, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Tomoko Tabata, Kazue Fukiishi

Votes: 366

95. Santiago Violenta (2014)

90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.4
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During a night of partying, a normal group of friends get in trouble with Aunt Marilyn, a mobster and the owner of a well-known club in Santiago. To come out of the mess, the friends will go from expert boozers to fledgling gunslingers.

Director: Ernesto Díaz Espinoza | Stars: Mauricio Diocares, Matías Oviedo, Nicolás Saavedra, Shenda Román

Votes: 85

96. Koi no mon (2004)

114 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama

6.9
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Live-action adaptation of a madcap manga about art, opposites, love and a whole lot of cosplay.

Director: Suzuki Matsuo | Stars: Ryûhei Matsuda, Wakana Sakai, Suzuki Matsuo, Kiyoshirô Imawano

Votes: 478

97. Bodyguard Kiba (1993 Video)

Not Rated | 93 min | Action, Crime

6.1
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A ex-prisoner hires the invincible bodyguard Kiba to protect him from vengeful Yakuza, while he travels cross-country to the location of some hidden loot.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hisao Maki, Masaru Matsuda, Daisuke Nagakura, Ren Osugi

Votes: 295

98. Kin'yû hametsu Nippon: Tôgenkyô no hito-bito (2002)

105 min

6.9
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Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Shô Aikawa, Shirô Sano, Yu Tokui, Midoriko Kimura

Votes: 156

99. Kôshônin (2003 TV Movie)

107 min | Crime

7.2
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After a convenience store robbery, three unidentified men hold a group of people hostage in a hospital. Inspector Ishida and Captain Tohno handle the negotiations while one of their ... See full summary »

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Hiroshi Mikami, Mayu Tsuruta, Shirô Sano, Ken'ichi Endô

Votes: 323

100. Naniwa yuukyôden (1995 Video)

101 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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In this quirky comedy, two high school boys seek quick cash and inadvertently join the Japanese mafia.

Director: Takashi Miike | Stars: Sei Hiraizumi, Kentarô Nakakura, Hachirô Oka, Yoshiyuki Omori

Votes: 207