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1. Mori, the Artist's Habitat (2018)

1 hr 39 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 02 Dec 2020

Vegetation thrives in painter Morikazu's garden, which is home to creatures that serve as models for his paintings, including numerous bugs and cats. A sweet and heartwarming day begins for... See full summary »

Director: Shûichi Okita | Stars: Tsutomu Yamazaki, Munetaka Aoki, Mitsuru Fukikoshi, Yoichi Hayashi

Votes: 292

2. My Dad and Mr. Ito (2016)

1 hr 59 min | Drama

Rated on 02 Dec 2020

He is rejected by his sister when the brother floats the idea that their father move from his house to her apartment. The father has other ideas however and shows up unannounced at her ... See full summary »

Director: Yuki Tanada | Stars: Tatsuya Fuji, Sei Andô, Lily Franky, Tomoharu Hasegawa

Votes: 144

3. Tampopo (1985)

Not Rated | 1 hr 54 min | Comedy

Rated on 01 Dec 2020

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.

Director: Jûzô Itami | Stars: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto, Kôji Yakusho

Votes: 15,568

4. Where Spring Comes Late (1970)

1 hr 46 min | Drama

Rated on 01 Dec 2020

A poor family of miners from Kyushu uproot themselves and make the long journey to what they hope is a better life in Hokkaido. Their journey is beset with hardship and tragedy.

Director: Yôji Yamada | Stars: Chieko Baishô, Hisashi Igawa, Chishû Ryû, Gin Maeda

Votes: 191

5. A Scene at the Sea (1991)

1 hr 41 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Rated on 30 Nov 2020

The lives of a young, hearing-impaired and gloomy couple are fulfilled after the boy holds interest in surfboarding.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Claude Maki, Hiroko Ôshima, Sabu Kawahara, Toshizo Fujiwara

Votes: 5,091

6. Amagi Pass (1983)

1 hr 39 min | Drama

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

Japan in the 1940s. A high school boy went into a magic encounter with Ozuka Hana, a geisha (pub-girl) when he traveled through Amagi Pass. A mysterious murder took place afterwards, an ... See full summary »

Director: Haruhiko Mimura | Stars: Tsunehiko Watase, Yûko Tanaka, Mikijirô Hira, Yôichi Ito

Votes: 77

7. The Man I Love (1946)

1 hr 36 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Music

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

A homesick, no-nonsense, lounge singer decides to leave New York City to spend some time visiting her two sisters and brother on the West Coast, and eventually falling in love with down-and-out ex-jazz pianist.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Ida Lupino, Robert Alda, Andrea King, Martha Vickers

Votes: 866

9. My Sons (1991)

2 hr 1 min | Drama, Romance

Rated on 29 Nov 2020

Tetsuo is a young man living in Tokyo, who falls in love with a deaf-mute factory girl. He has always felt jealous of his college- educated brother, but ultimately wins both the girl and ... See full summary »

Director: Yôji Yamada | Stars: Rentarô Mikuni, Masatoshi Nagase, Emi Wakui, Mieko Harada

Votes: 261

10. Happy Flight (2008)

1 hr 43 min | Comedy

Rated on 28 Nov 2020

A great variety of aviation professionals such as pilots, flight attendants, the ground crew, mechanics, dispatchers, controllers, and the bird patrol crew all support a single flight. They... See full summary »

Director: Shinobu Yaguchi | Stars: Seiichi Tanabe, Saburô Tokitô, Haruka Ayase, Kazue Fukiishi

Votes: 604

11. Survival Family (2016)

1 hr 57 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

After a sudden worldwide power cut, a Tokyo family are caught up in the chaos as millions traverse the country in search of electricity.

Director: Shinobu Yaguchi | Stars: Fumiyo Kohinata, Eri Fukatsu, Yuki Izumisawa, Wakana Aoi

Votes: 1,815

12. Inuyashiki (2018)

Not Rated | 2 hr 7 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

An middle-aged office worker encounters aliens and is gifted with alien technology and limitless powers.

Director: Shinsuke Sato | Stars: Noritake Kinashi, Takeru Satoh, Kanata Hongô, Fumi Nikaidô

Votes: 1,699

13. Shin Godzilla (2016)

Not Rated | 2 hr | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 26 Nov 2020

Japan is plunged into chaos upon the appearance of a giant monster.

Directors: Hideaki Anno, Shinji Higuchi | Stars: Hiroki Hasegawa, Yutaka Takenouchi, Satomi Ishihara, Ren Osugi

Votes: 21,825

14. Mourning Recipe (2013)

2 hr 9 min | Drama

Rated on 25 Nov 2020

Through the mother's recipe for living happily, a family is able to overcome their personal wounds and move on with their lives. Ryohei's wife suddenly passes away, leaving Ryohei without ... See full summary »

Director: Yuki Tanada | Stars: Hiromi Nagasaku, Renji Ishibashi, Fumi Nikaidô, Masaki Okada

Votes: 99

15. About Her Brother (I) (2010)

2 hr 6 min | Drama

Rated on 24 Nov 2020

Ginko seems to be living the good life: She's the respectable owner of a neighborhood drug store in Tokyo, and her daughter Koharu is about to get married to a doctor. However, Koharu's ... See full summary »

Director: Yôji Yamada | Stars: Sayuri Yoshinaga, Tsurube Shôfukutei, Yû Aoi, Ryô Kase

Votes: 649

16. Kikujiro (1999)

PG-13 | 2 hr 2 min | Drama, Comedy

Rated on 24 Nov 2020

A young, naive boy sets out alone on the road to find his wayward mother. Soon he finds an unlikely protector in a crotchety man and the two have a series of unexpected adventures along the way.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Yusuke Sekiguchi, Kayoko Kishimoto, The Great Gidayû

Votes: 18,450

17. Love & Peace (2015)

1 hr 57 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Rated on 23 Nov 2020

Bullied and diminished by his fellow employees, demure and bashful Ryoichi Suzuki finds support in an unusual friendship with a turtle. Together they will share many adventures and finally conquer the world.

Director: Sion Sono | Stars: Kumiko Asô, Motoki Fukami, Suidôbashi Hakase, Hiroki Hasegawa

Votes: 928

18. Historias de la radio (1955)

1 hr 35 min | Comedy

Rated on 23 Nov 2020

Three different stories whose central axis are radio listeners: several contestants have to get to a radio station studio dressed as Eskimo, a thief answering a call in the house which is ... See full summary »

Director: José Luis Sáenz de Heredia | Stars: Francisco Rabal, Margarita Andrey, José Isbert, Ángel de Andrés

Votes: 428

19. The Hunger (1983)

R | 1 hr 37 min | Drama, Horror

Rated on 23 Nov 2020

A love triangle develops between a beautiful yet dangerous vampire, her cellist companion, and a gerontologist.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie, Susan Sarandon, Cliff De Young

Votes: 22,929

20. Three Crowns of the Sailor (1983)

1 hr 57 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

Rated on 22 Nov 2020

A drunken sailor recounts the surrealistic odyssey of his life story to a murderous student.

Director: Raoul Ruiz | Stars: Jean-Bernard Guillard, Philippe Deplanche, Nadège Clair, Lisa Lyon

Votes: 699

21. Memories of Matsuko (2006)

2 hr 10 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

Rated on 22 Nov 2020

When Matsuko dies of murder, her nephew Sho gets to progressively unveil many details of her mysterious past, discovering she wasn't only a forgotten outcast but led a very interesting yet bizarre life.

Director: Tetsuya Nakashima | Stars: Miki Nakatani, Eita, Yûsuke Iseya, Mikako Ichikawa

Votes: 6,361

22. Spy Game (2001)

R | 2 hr 6 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Rated on 22 Nov 2020

Retiring CIA agent Nathan Muir recalls his training of Tom Bishop while working against agency politics to free him from his Chinese captors.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Robert Redford, Brad Pitt, Catherine McCormack, Stephen Dillane

Votes: 143,979

23. Not Forgotten (2000)

2 hr 1 min | Drama, War

Rated on 21 Nov 2020

The story of 3 Men who served together in the Japanese Imperial Army during WWII. The story is told in flashbacks from modern day Japan to scenes on the island they are defending. In modern... See full summary »

Director: Makoto Shinozaki | Stars: Tatsuya Mihashi, Minoru Ôki, Tomio Aoki, Keiko Utsumi

Votes: 43

24. Oh, My Buddha! (2009)

1 hr 54 min | Comedy

Rated on 21 Nov 2020

A sheltered high school boy, obsessed with Bob Dylan and girls, has high hopes for the summer on the Oki Islands.

Director: Tomorô Taguchi | Stars: Daichi Watanabe, Kazunobu Mineta, Shigeru Kishida, Asami Usuda

Votes: 91

25. The Fan (1996)

R | 1 hr 56 min | Action, Drama, Sport

Rated on 19 Nov 2020

An all star baseball player becomes the unhealthy focus of a down on his luck salesman.

Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Robert De Niro, Wesley Snipes, Ellen Barkin, John Leguizamo

Votes: 45,875

26. Southern Comfort (1981)

R | 1 hr 46 min | Action, Thriller

Rated on 17 Nov 2020

During a routine exercise, a team of National Guards are threatened by angry and violent locals.

Director: Walter Hill | Stars: Keith Carradine, Powers Boothe, Fred Ward, Franklyn Seales

Votes: 16,284

27. Shot - Countershot (1987)

1 min | Short

Rated on 17 Nov 2020

Not a stage direction, but rather something very concrete is hidden behind the technical term. Something which betrays a little of the yearning for intelligent and playful dealings with the... See full summary »

Director: Peter Tscherkassky

Votes: 51

28. Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze (1894)

1 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 17 Nov 2020

A man (Thomas Edison's assistant) takes a pinch of snuff and sneezes. This is one of the earliest Thomas Edison films and was the first motion picture to be copyrighted in the United States.

Director: William K.L. Dickson | Star: Fred Ott

Votes: 1,834

29. Dickson Experimental Sound Film (1894)

Not Rated | 1 min | Short, Music

Rated on 17 Nov 2020

The sound has been found in the form of an old Edisonian recording cylinder. The cylinder was repaired, then Walter Murch ACE MPSE synced the film to the correct music in (I believe) 2002. Total running time is approximately 17 seconds.

Director: William K.L. Dickson | Star: William K.L. Dickson

Votes: 2,042

30. Chimes at Midnight (1965)

Not Rated | 1 hr 55 min | Comedy, Drama, History

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

The career of Shakespeare's Sir John Falstaff (Orson Welles) as a roistering companion to young Prince Hal (Keith Baxter), circa 1400 to 1413.

Director: Orson Welles | Stars: Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Margaret Rutherford, John Gielgud

Votes: 7,708

31. A Mysterious Portrait (1899)

Not Rated | 1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

A magician has a picture frame set up. He then proceeds to make a second version of himself appear inside it.

Director: Georges Méliès | Star: Georges Méliès

Votes: 439

32. The Hairdresser (1905)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

A partially nude woman fixes and brushes her hair.

Votes: 149

33. Pan 1 (1974)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

An experimental short film from the Pan series made by Hollis Frampton.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 286

34. Pan 3 (1974)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

An experimental short film from the Pan series made by Hollis Frampton.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 283

35. Pan 2 (1974)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

An experimental short film from the Pan series made by Hollis Frampton.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 279

36. Process Red (1966)

4 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

An experimental short film which displays the various contrasts in colors.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 336

37. Lemon (1969)

7 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

A lemon is disclosed by lighting, then slowly disappears back into shadow.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 535

38. Pan 0 (1974)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

An experimental short film from the Pan series made by Hollis Frampton.

Director: Hollis Frampton

Votes: 291

39. Santa Claus (1898)

1 min | Short, Family, Fantasy

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

"In this picture you see Santa Claus enter the room from the fireplace and proceed to trim the tree. He then fills the stockings that were previously hung on the mantle by the children. ... See full summary »

Director: George Albert Smith | Stars: Laura Bayley, Dorothy Smith, Harold Smith

Votes: 764

40. Carmencita (1894)

Not Rated | 1 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

Performing on what looks like a small wooden stage, wearing a dress with a hoop skirt and white high-heeled pumps, Carmencita does a dance with kicks and twirls, a smile always on her face.

Director: William K.L. Dickson | Star: Carmencita

Votes: 1,664

41. Schwechater (1958)

1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

A short film originally intended to be a commercial for Schwechater Beer, but along the way it morphed into something completely different.

Director: Peter Kubelka

Votes: 761

42. Caicedo (with Pole) (1894)

Unrated | 1 min | Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

"King of the slack wire. His daring feats of balancing as he performs his thrilling feats in midair show that he is perfectly at home." (from Edison Films)

Director: William K.L. Dickson | Star: Juan A. Caicedo

Votes: 691

43. Ani*Kuri15 (2007– )
Episode: Neko no Shuukai (A Gathering of Cats) (2007)

1 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

The family cat (Chobi) has had his tail stepped on one too many times and dreams of revenge.

Director: Makoto Shinkai | Stars: Yuka Terasaki, Rei Nakagawa, Takeshi Maeda

Votes: 553

44. The Conjuring of a Woman at the House of Robert Houdin (1896)

1 min | Short, Horror

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

As an elegant maestro of mirage and delusion drapes his beautiful female assistant with a gauzy textile, much to our amazement, the lady vanishes into thin air.

Director: Georges Méliès | Stars: Jehanne d'Alcy, Georges Méliès

Votes: 1,593

45. Baby's Dinner (1895)

1 min | Documentary, Short

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

As part of a maiden public film screening at the Salon Indien, on December 28, in Paris, Auguste Lumière pivots the centre of attention around his baby daughter, as he tries to feed her from a spoon.

Director: Louis Lumière | Stars: Auguste Lumière, Mrs. Auguste Lumiere, Andrée Lumière

Votes: 2,895

46. A Nightmare (1896)

Not Rated | 1 min | Short, Horror

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

In this fantastic scene, a man who is eager to retire has a difficult time finding peace, as his nocturnal illusions come to life out of thin air.

Director: Georges Méliès | Stars: Jehanne d'Alcy, Georges Méliès

Votes: 1,423

47. The X-Ray Fiend (1897)

1 min | Short, Comedy, Horror

Rated on 16 Nov 2020

A man and woman are flirting when a professor turns on an X-ray machine, revealing their insides. After turning it off again the two have a dispute and break up.

Director: George Albert Smith | Stars: Laura Bayley, Tom Green

Votes: 695

48. Near Dark (1987)

R | 1 hr 34 min | Actio