100 Yen Love (2014)
A young woman morphs from slacker to boxer.
13 Assassins (2010)
A retired samurai has to assemble a squad of assassins and set a town-sized trap.
20th Century Boys: The Complete Saga (2010)
Epic manga trilogy sees a boy and his friends fight to save mankind.
47 Ronin (2013)
A band of samurai set out to avenge the death of their master at the hands of a ruthless shogun.
The Actor (2015)
An actor falls for a woman in a bar where he is on location.
Attack On Titan: The Roar Of Awakening (2018)
Survey Corps members are faced with a second Titan invasion.
Audition (1999)
A widower becomes infatuated with a shy ex-ballet dancer and her mysterious past.
Alone Across The Pacific (1963)
Film based on the true story of one man's attempt to sail single-handed across the Pacific.
Aria (2007)
Road movie about an elderly piano tuner who forms a friendship with an unsettling puppeteer.
Attack Of The Monsters (1969)
Two boys fall prey to charming but dangerous aliens. Can the famous monster Gamera save them in time?
Blood: The Last Vampire (2009)
A vampire schoolgirl hunts monsters for the government.
Caterpillar (2010)
Drama about a World War II veteran, left crippled and entirely dependent on his wife.
The Catcher Was A Spy (2018)
The true story of a baseball player recruited as a spy and sent to assassinate the physicist Werner Heisenberg before he can build the Nazis an atomic bomb.
Creepy (2016)
An ex-cop is drawn into a missing persons case.
Crossways (1928)
After a fight over the affections of a geisha, a young man is racked by guilt, convinced he has committed a terrible crime.
Dr Akagi (1998)
A doctor battles hepatitis in a Japanese prisoner of war camp.
Departures (2008)
A cellist comes to terms with love and loss after he switches professions to deal with the dead.
Empire Of Passion (1978)
A soldier embarks on an affair with an older married woman.
Elektra (2005)
Resurrected superheroine fights X-Men clones with the power of slow motion and baby swords.
Equinox Flower (1958)
Cultural changes in post war Japan come close to home when the concept of arranged marriage is questioned.
Female Convict Scorpion: Beast Stable (1973)
The on-the-run convict is befriended by a young prostitute but it isn't long before fresh revenge beckons.
Female Convict Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 (1972)
A wrongly convicted prisoner goes on the run in classic arthouse sequel.
Fine, Totally Fine (2007)
A gentle, witty character study that takes in a panorama of small-town eccentrics.
Godzilla (1954)
The original Japanese monster lizard movie - Ban The Bomb!
Hard Luck (2006)
A former gangster's road to redemption is disrupted by drugs cash, bent cops, a sassy stripper and strange serial killers.
The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
A top professional bodyguard gets a new client, a hitman who is required to testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
The Hidden Blade (2004)
Conflicts of love and loyalty for a good samurai.
Iron Sky (2011)
Nazis return from a 70-year sabbatical on the Moon back to Earth, where they plan to violently return to power.
Japanese Girls Never Die (2016)
Graffiti artists daub a town with a woman's missing poster after she disappears and a gang of vicious teen girls roams the streets.
John Carpenter's Vampires (1998)
A vampire hunter goes on the prowl.
Kamikaze Girls (2004)
An odd-couple friendship forms between two teens in small town Japan.
Kamui: The Lone Ninja (2009)
Ninja-tastic adaptation of the famous manga.
Kokoro (1955)
A pessimistic film exploring one man’s self-imposed isolation.
Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter (2014)
A young Japanese woman obsessed with Fargo heads to Minnesota in search of lost treasure.
Late Autumn (1960)
A widow tries to persuade her daughter to wed, even though it means she will be left alone. Re-released in cinemas in 2010.
Letters From Iwo Jima (2006)
The Battle of Iwo Jima as seen from the viewpoint of the desperately outnumbered Japanese defenders.
The Last Samurai (2003)
Tom Cruise goes native in Japan in the years when honour was prized more highly than life itself.
Lost And Found (2010)
A series of stories are linked by people visiting the lost and found office in a railway station.
Love And Peace (2015)
Punk rock, magical turtles and underground sewer communities.
Milky Way Liberation Front (2007)
Black comedy adventure about a screenwriter whose personal and professional world is falling apart.
Mishima: A Life In Four Chapters (1985)
The controversial life and shocking death of one of Japan's most famous authors.
My Neighbours The Yamadas (1999)
Funny, delicately drawn animated vignettes of married life in Japan.
Mr. Holmes (2015)
A retired Sherlock looks back on his life and an unsolved case.
Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (2016)
A college student tries to work out how to approach the girl of his dreams on a wild night full of strange events.
Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003)
Mercenary ninja becomes involved in a violent struggle between two clans of demons.
Odayaka (2012)
Two women in Tokyo face a wave of anxiety after the south-east Asian tsunami.
One Cut Of The Dead (2017)
Shooting a zombie movie in one take is harder than you think...
Patema Inverted (2014)
A subterranean princess' world is literally turned upside down.
Pink Panther 2 (2009)
The bungling inspector investigates the theft of some historical artifacts.
Planet Of The Apes (2001)
Tim Burton's monkeys are revolting.
Ponyo (2008)
A five-year-old boy meets a magical fish who longs to become human.
Promare (2019)
A futuristic firefighting mecha service is created to protect the world.
Pulse (2001)
Facing the apocalypse, as a secret website devotes itself to the terrible isolation of ghosts and the parable of techno terror.
The Railway Man (2013)
The true story of Eric Lomax, a victim of the Second World War's "Death Railway", who later in life sets out to find the Japanese soldier responsible.
Returner (2002)
Japanese futuristic action pic about a probable alien invasion.
Ring 0 (2000)
Prequel to the infamous Ring cycle.
Ring 2 (1999)
Effective sequel to the original Ring.
Rashomon (1950)
Four separate versions of a death in the forest.
Ring (1998)
Cursed video that spawned a thousand sequels and remakes makes its debut. On limited London re-release for Halloween.
Rush Hour 3 (2007)
Jackie Chan kicks his way through Paris in martial arts sequel.
The Samurai That Night (2012)
A man obsessed with avenging his late wife, mown down by a hit-and-run driver, threatens to kill the guilty driver... but will he find his inner samurai to act on the threat?
Serial Experiments Lain (1998)
Lysergic adult anime series about a young schoolgirl caught between the real and the virtual.
Seven Samurai (1954)
A village enlists a group of samurai to defend them from bandits.
Sleep (2011)
A girl was raped at 15, and gave birth to her daughter. Seventeen years later, mother, daughter, and grandfather live a meagre life together in their van.
Speed Racer (2008)
Family values versus corporate dirty tricks in futuristic motor racing spectacular.
Sunshine (2007)
Astronauts are sent to try to save earth by reigniting the sun.
Tag (2015)
A girl's life cascades into chaos as everyone around her suffers a gruesome fate while she herself becomes less and less certain of who she is and what kind of a world she lives in.
Tales From Earthsea (2006)
A young prince is caught up in a titanic struggle of sorcerers.
The Tale Of Princess Kaguya (2013)
The story of a beautiful princess found in bamboo who goes on to be wooed by the Emperor of Japan.
Tokyo! (2008)
Three off-beat visions of the famous city.
Tokyo Ghoul (2017)
Following an organ transplant, a shy young man becomes a half-ghoul and beins to crave human flesh.
Tokyo Sonata (2008)
A Tokyo salaryman loses his job and tries to conceal it from his already dysfunctional family.
Treasure Of The Black Jaguar (2010)
Two boys discover easy money is just a mirage in this desert-based caper.
The Third Murder (2017)
Leading attorney Shigemori takes on the defence of murder-robbery suspect Misumi - a crime he admits - but as he digs into the case, he begins to wonder if his client is guilty after all.
The Twilight Samurai (2002)
The samurai as a single parent in 19th century Japan.
Vampire Girl vs Frankenstein Girl (2009)
Two schoolgirls fight over a boy - using supernatural powers and extreme violence.
Vexille (2007)
In 2077, Japan’s secretive, advanced bio-technology could pose an unimaginable threat.
Violence Voyager (2017)
An American boy in Japan finds himself facing a legion of horrors when he, his Japanese friend and his cat decide to explore an old abandoned amusement park.
When A Woman Ascends The Stairs (1960)
A middle aged hostess struggles to preserve her virtue as she faces financial difficulty and a critical life decision.
When Marnie Was There (2014)
A young girl sent to recuperate in the countryside finds an unsual friend.
Woman Of The Dunes (1964)
Japanese classic explores the bond between a lonely woman and her reluctant guest.
Weathering With You (2019)
A boy falls in love with a girl who can control the weather.
The White Countess (2005)
The tortured romance between a blind American diplomat and a taxi dancing Russian widow in Shanghai on the eve of war.
The Wolverine (2013)
Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons.
Yuki Terai - Secrets (2000)
CGI star Yuki Terai’s adventures.
Yah Chayka! (2008)
Poet and musician combine forces in an experimental film comprised of stills and music.
Your Name (2016)
Two high school kids who've never met - city boy Taki and country girl Mitsuha - are united through their dreams.
Yuri!!! On Ice (2016)
A young figure skater develops new confidence and is inspired to pursue his dreams when the man he has always idolised decides to become his coach.
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