Search results for "Akira Emoto"
Bakumatsu kôkôsei

Bakumatsu kôkôsei

Bakumatsu kôkôsei
IMDb: 6.4
108

In 1868, a battle between new government forces and shogunate forces are about to take place in Edo. Katsu Kaishu (Hiroshi Tamaki) wants to avoid useless bloodshed and sends a…

The Eel

The Eel

The Eel
IMDb: 7.9
117

White-collar worker Yamashita finds out that his wife has a lover visiting her when he’s away, suddenly returns home and kills her. After eight years in prison, he returns to…

Genre: Drama
Koisuru vanpaia

Koisuru vanpaia

Koisuru vanpaia
IMDb: 6.1
102

Kiira seems like an ordinary young girl, who likes to talk with her friends and to dress up. Her ultimate goal is to become the world’s best baker, but what…

Yurusarezaru mono

Yurusarezaru mono

Yurusarezaru mono
IMDb: 7.2
135

Set in Hokkaido, Japan in the 1880s. Jubei Kamata (Ken Watanabe), who is on the side of the Edo shogunate government, kills many people. His name is infamous in Kyoto….

Shin Godzilla

Shin Godzilla

Shin Godzilla
IMDb: 6.7
120

From the mind behind Evangelion comes a hit larger than life. When a massive, gilled monster emerges from the deep and tears through the city, the government scrambles to save…

Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla

Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla

Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla
IMDb: 5.9
108

When Mothra went into outer space to stop a meteor from reaching Earth, she accidentally took with cells from Godzilla and remaining cells from Biollante that inhabited our atmosphere. The…

The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi

The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi

The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi
IMDb: 7.6
111

Zatôichi is a 19th century blind nomad who makes his living as a gambler and masseur. However, behind this humble facade, he is a master swordsman gifted with a lightning-fast…

Gusukô Budori no denki

Gusukô Budori no denki

Gusukô Budori no denki
IMDb: 5.4
106

Remake of The Life of Guskou Budori (1994). The fairy tale follows a young man named Guskou in the Tohoku forests of northeastern Japan in the 1920s. After an onslaught…

Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta

Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta

Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta
IMDb: 6.9
112

The story takes place in a harbor town where a gloomy middle school student named Kai meets a mermaid named Lu.

John Rabe

John Rabe

John Rabe
IMDb: 7.2
134

A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.

Aku to Kamen no Rule

Aku to Kamen no Rule

Aku to Kamen no Rule
IMDb: 5.9
138

Kuki Fumihiro is a son from a wealthy zaibatsu (conglomerate) family. His father raises him to become pure evil. Kuki kills his father to protect his adopted sister Kaori. Afterward,…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Maborosi

Maborosi

Maborosi
IMDb: 7.7
110

A young woman’s husband apparently commits suicide without warning or reason, leaving behind his wife and infant. Yumiko remarries and moves from Osaka to a small fishing village, yet continues…

Genre: Drama
Kon’ya, romansu gekijô de

Kon’ya, romansu gekijô de

Kon’ya, romansu gekijô de
IMDb: 7.3
109

Kenji is a young aspiring movie director. He falls in love with Princess Miyuki who came from a black‐and‐white movie.

0.5 miri

0.5 miri

0.5 miri
IMDb: 7.2
198

Sawa, a home helper for a middle class family with an elderly infirm grandfather, is forced to stretch her morals to keep her job. As a result, she finds herself…

Genre: Drama
Wu Qingyuan

Wu Qingyuan

Wu Qingyuan
IMDb: 7.7
104

The Go Master is a 2006 biopic by director Tian Zhuangzhuang of renowned twentieth century Go master Wu Qingyuan, better known by his adopted name of Go Seigen. The film,…

Genre: Drama
Happy Flight

Happy Flight

Happy Flight
IMDb: 7.6
103

Co-pilot Kazuhiro (Tanabe Seiichi) is up for promotion, but before he can get his captain’s wings he has to get through a flight evaluation, and things aren’t exactly going his…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Gyakuten saiban

Gyakuten saiban

Gyakuten saiban
IMDb: 6.2
135

Based primarily on the first game in the series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, the film focuses on rookie defense attorney Ryūichi Naruhodō, as he strives to protect his clients in…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Scrap Heaven

Scrap Heaven

Scrap Heaven
IMDb: 5.3
117

The lives of three people intersect on a late bus ride that’s hijacked by a suicidal political flunky. Shingo is a miserable young desk cop bucking for homicide division. Tetsu…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Sensô to hitori no onna

Sensô to hitori no onna

Sensô to hitori no onna
IMDb: 6.5
98

Set towards the end of World War II, Nomura (Masatoshi Nagase) is a writer who is in despair. A woman works in bar and is a former prostitute. Many years…

Genre: Drama
Kamisama no karute

Kamisama no karute

Kamisama no karute
IMDb: 6.8
128

Dr. Ichito Kuriharai (Sho Sakurai) works at a clinic in Nagano Prefecture. He rarely has any free time due to the clinic’s shortage of doctors and the constant influx of…

Youkai ningen Bemu

Youkai ningen Bemu

Youkai ningen Bemu
IMDb: 7.7
124

Bem, Bela and Belo arrive at a new town plagued by a series of mysterious, unsolved cases which, as they discover, are caused by another youkai, one more powerful than…

Genre: Drama, Family, Mystery
Sabaibaru famirî

Sabaibaru famirî

Sabaibaru famirî
IMDb: 7.2
117

A world wide electrical outage occurs. Everything that requires electricity comes to a stop. Tokyo is nearly ruined. Yoshiyuki Suzuki (Fumiyo Kohinata) decides to escape from Tokyo with his family.

Genre: Comedy, Family
Rikyû ni tazuneyo

Rikyû ni tazuneyo

Rikyû ni tazuneyo
IMDb: 6.9
124

Sen no Rikyu (Ebizo Ichikawa) is the son of a fish shop owner. Sen no Rikyu then studies tea and eventually becomes one of the primary influences upon the Japanese…