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The Bad Sleep Well

The Bad Sleep Well

The Bad Sleep Well
IMDb: 8.1
151 min

A vengeful young man marries the daughter of a corrupt industrialist in order to seek justice for his father’s staged suicide.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Jigoku

Jigoku

Jigoku
IMDb: 6.9
101 min

After a young theology student flees a hit-and-run accident, he is plagued by both his own guilt-ridden conscience and a mysterious, diabolical doppelgänger. But all possible escape routes lead straight…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Hiroshima Mon Amour
IMDb: 8.0
90 min

The deep conversation between a Japanese architect and a French actress forms the basis of this celebrated French film, considered one of the vanguard productions of the French New Wave….

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Throne of Blood

Throne of Blood

Throne of Blood
IMDb: 8.1
110 min

Returning to their lord’s castle, samurai warriors Washizu and Miki are waylaid by a spirit who predicts their futures. When the first part of the spirit’s prophecy comes true, Washizu’s…

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Genre: Drama, History
Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!
IMDb: 6.6
80 min

A 400-foot (122-meter) dinosaur-like beast, awoken from undersea hibernation off the Japanese coast by atomic-bomb testing, attacks Tokyo.

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Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai

Seven Samurai
IMDb: 8.7
207 min

A samurai answers a village’s request for protection after he falls on hard times. The town needs protection from bandits, so the samurai gathers six others to help him teach…

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Genre: Action, Drama
Godzilla

Godzilla

Godzilla
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

Japan is thrown into a panic after several ships explode and are sunk near Odo Island. An expedition to the island led by paleontologist Professor Kyohei Yemani soon discover something…

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Tokyo Story

Tokyo Story

Tokyo Story
IMDb: 8.2
136 min

An old couple visit their children and grandchildren in the city, but the children have little time for them.

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Genre: Drama
Ikiru

Ikiru

Ikiru
IMDb: 8.3
143 min

Kanji Watanabe is a middle-aged man who has worked in the same monotonous bureaucratic position for decades. Learning he has cancer, he starts to look for the meaning of his…

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Genre: Drama
Rashomon

Rashomon

Rashomon
IMDb: 8.3
88 min

Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, “Rashomon” is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Flower and Snake 3: Punishment

Flower and Snake 3: Punishment

Flower and Snake 3: Punishment
IMDb: 6.1
73 min

When successful business man refuses to save the business of his former business partner, his wife, a private teacher of written arts, and her student are kidnapped. The former business…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Flower and Snake 4: White Uniform Rope Slave

Flower and Snake 4: White Uniform Rope Slave

Flower and Snake 4: White Uniform Rope Slave
IMDb: 6.0
73 min

A perverted dentist (and dental assistant) that likes to sleep with his patients, gets obsessed with one in particular who also happens to be a lesbian. He uses everthing he…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Castle in the Sky

Castle in the Sky

Castle in the Sky
IMDb: 8.1
125 min

A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle.

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The Adventures of Milo and Otis

The Adventures of Milo and Otis

The Adventures of Milo and Otis
IMDb: 7.1
76 min

The story of two animals and their adventures. Milo, the cat, and Otis, the dog, are two animals who grew up together on the same farm. One day, the two…

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Flower and Snake 5: Rope Magic

Flower and Snake 5: Rope Magic

Flower and Snake 5: Rope Magic
IMDb: 6.0
74 min

Masayuki Asao’s “Flower and Snake 4:Rope Magic” tells the story of the gambler,who is unable to pay his loan.His wife and daughter are kidnapped by Yakuza gang and subjected to…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
G.I. Joe: The Movie

G.I. Joe: The Movie

G.I. Joe: The Movie
IMDb: 7.2
93 min

G.I. Joe faces a new enemy as an ancient society of snake people known as Cobra-La try to forcefully take back the earth from those who drove them underground eons…

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The Brave Little Toaster

The Brave Little Toaster

The Brave Little Toaster
IMDb: 7.3
90 min

A group of dated appliances find themselves stranded in a summer home that their family had just sold decide to, a la The Incredible Journey, seek their young 8 year…

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Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure

Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure

Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure
IMDb: 7.1
48 min

Master Roshi has succeeded at the one mission he valued most: to train Goku and Krillin to become ultimate fighters. So, he arranges for them to test their mettle at…

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Genre: Action, Animation
My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro
IMDb: 8.2
86 min

Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of…

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Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies

Grave of the Fireflies
IMDb: 8.5
89 min

In the final months of World War II, 14-year-old Seita and his sister Setsuko are orphaned when their mother is killed during an air raid in Kobe, Japan. After a…

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Genre: Animation, Drama, War
Akira

Akira

Akira
IMDb: 8.1
124 min

Childhood friends Tetsuo and Kaneda are pulled into the post-apocalyptic underworld of Neo-Tokyo and forced to fight for their very survival. Kaneda is a bike gang leader, and Tetsuo is…

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Betrayed

Betrayed

Betrayed
IMDb: 6.3
127 min

An FBI agent (Debra Winger) falls in love with a white supremacist (Tom Berenger) whose group she infiltrates.

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Godzilla vs. Biollante

Godzilla vs. Biollante

Godzilla vs. Biollante
IMDb: 6.6
104 min

Dr. Shiragami combines the DNA of roses with some extracted from Godzilla’s cells. He names his creation “Biollante”.

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Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone

Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone

Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone
IMDb: 7.1
41 min

Gohan has been kidnapped! To make matters worse, the evil Garlic Jr. is gathering the Dragonballs to wish for immortality. Only then will Garlic Jr. be able to take over…

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Genre: Animation
Urotsukidōji: Legend of the Overfiend

Urotsukidōji: Legend of the Overfiend

Urotsukidōji: Legend of the Overfiend
IMDb: 6.4
108 min

Legend has it that the human race is not the only dominant civilization living on Earth. Two other races exist in this world: the Makai (a demon race) and the…

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City Hunter: .357 Magnum

City Hunter: .357 Magnum

City Hunter: .357 Magnum
IMDb: 7.2
87 min

A beautiful pianist comes to Tokyo for a charity concert – and City Hunter is there. But music isn’t his forte. He wants lessons in the language of love. Desperation…

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Little Nemo: Adventures In Slumberland

Little Nemo: Adventures In Slumberland

Little Nemo: Adventures In Slumberland
IMDb: 7.2
85 min

A little boy whose dreams transcend reality is sucked into his own fantasy, which is everything he has dreamed of, until he unleashes an old secret that may not only…

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Patlabor: The Movie

Patlabor: The Movie

Patlabor: The Movie
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

A mysterious suicide and a series of unmanned robot run-aways sparks off a Police investigation into the suspicious software on-board thousands of industrial robots around Tokyo.

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Back to the Future Part II

Back to the Future Part II

Back to the Future Part II
IMDb: 7.8
108 min

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the…

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Dreams

Dreams

Dreams
IMDb: 7.8
119 min

A collection of magical tales based upon the actual dreams of director Akira Kurosawa.

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Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might

Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might

Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might
IMDb: 7.1
60 min

The Saiyajin named Turlus has come to Earth in order to plant a tree that will both destroy the planet and give him infinite strength. Son Goku and the Z…

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Genre: Action, Animation
Dragon Ball Z: Bardock – The Father of Goku

Dragon Ball Z: Bardock – The Father of Goku

Dragon Ball Z: Bardock – The Father of Goku
IMDb: 8.0
48 min

Bardock, Son Goku’s father, is a low-ranking Saiyan soldier who was given the power to see into the future by the last remaining alien on a planet he just destroyed….

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Genre: Action, Animation
Dragon Ball Z: The World’s Strongest

Dragon Ball Z: The World’s Strongest

Dragon Ball Z: The World’s Strongest
IMDb: 6.9
59 min

The evil Dr. Kochin uses the dragon balls to resurrect his mentor, Dr. Wheelo, in an effort to take over the world. Dr. Wheelo, his body having been destroyed by…

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Genre: Action, Animation
Graveyard Shift

Graveyard Shift

Graveyard Shift
IMDb: 4.8
89 min

John Hall is a drifter who wanders into a small town in Maine. He needs a job and decides to seek employment at the community’s top business: a large textile…

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Genre: Drama, Horror
Memphis Belle

Memphis Belle

Memphis Belle
IMDb: 6.9
107 min

The “Memphis Belle” is a World War II bomber, piloted by a young crew on dangerous bombing raids into Europe. The crew only have to make one more bombing raid…

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Genre: Action, Drama, War
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

Time travelers from the 23rd century return to 1992 to warn Japan that Godzilla will cause a catastrophic nuclear incident in the 21st century and suggest a way to rid…

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Dragon Ball Z: Cooler’s Revenge

Dragon Ball Z: Cooler’s Revenge

Dragon Ball Z: Cooler’s Revenge
IMDb: 7.3
47 min

After defeating Frieza, Goku returns to Earth and goes on a camping trip with Gohan and Krillin. Everything is normal until Cooler – Frieza’s brother – sends three henchmen after…

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The Super

The Super

The Super
IMDb: 5.5
95 min

Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives…

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Genre: Comedy
Only Yesterday

Only Yesterday

Only Yesterday
IMDb: 7.7
118 min

It’s 1982, and Taeko is 27 years old, unmarried, and has lived her whole life in Tokyo. She decides to visit her family in the countryside, and as the train…

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Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch

Naked Lunch
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant…

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Genre: Crime, Drama