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Japan Films

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A Girl Missing

A Girl Missing

The latest thriller from Japanese director Koji Fukada (Harmonium).

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After The Storm

After The Storm

From acclaimed Japanese auteur Hirokazu Kore-eda comes this touching drama about a struggling writer attempting to reunite with his mother, ex-wife and young son amidst a violent typhoon.

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All About Lily Chou-Chou

All About Lily Chou-Chou

Shunji Iwai’s observant and mesmerizing teen saga, ALL ABOUT LILY CHOU-CHOU, is a timeless coming-of-age story.

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Bent

Bent

In 1930s Berlin, homosexual Max (Clive Owen) flees but is sent to the Dachau concentration camp.

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Boiling Point

Boiling Point

Ono Masahiko is an unlucky gas station attendant who belongs to a losing junior baseball team. When the local yakuza threaten and capture his coach, he and a friend get more than they bargained for wh...

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Complicity

Complicity

Cheng Liang works illegally in Japan at a soba restaurant and lives in constant fear of his real identity being discovered.

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Far Western

Far Western

The phenomenal story of the transplant of American country music to post-World War II Japan.

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Hana-bi (Fireworks)

Hana-bi (Fireworks)

Nishi leaves the police in the face of harrowing personal and professional difficulties. Spiraling into depression, he makes questionable decisions.

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Harmonium

Harmonium

An old acquaintance, recently released from prison, begins to meddle in the life of a factory owner.

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Hospitalite

Hospitalite

A Tokyo family’s unassuming lifestyle is turned upside down by the increasingly bizarre antics of their strange new tenant.

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Key of Life

Key of Life

A case of stolen identity and one determined bride-to-be intersect in this comedic escapade from famed Japanese filmmaker Kenji Uchida.

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Mad Tiger

Mad Tiger

Two best friends have spent the last fifteen years touring the country in their performance art punk band. When one of them decides to quit, they both face deeper challenges than expected.

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Oh Lucy!

Oh Lucy!

When her English-instructor John suddenly disappears from class, Setsuko travels halfway around the world in search of him to the outskirts of Southern California.

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Outrage Coda

Outrage Coda

Five years after surviving the all-out war between the Sanno and Hanabishi crime families, former yakuza boss Otomo now works in South Korea for Mr. Chang....

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Radiance

Radiance

A passionate writer of film versions for the visually impaired meets an older photographer who is slowly losing his eyesight.

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Samurai Wolf

Samurai Wolf

Isao Natsuyagi stars as a charismatic ronin who gets snared in a conflict between officials at a waystation, gaining the enmity of a group of thugs.

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Samurai Wolf 2: Hell Cut

Samurai Wolf 2: Hell Cut

Kiba is caught in the intrigue between a crooked goldmine owner, a cynical, betrayed swordsman, a manipulative lady and an arrogant dojo master.

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Sexual Drive

Sexual Drive

A Japanese triptych about sex, aphrodisiac foods and secret desires.

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Still the Water

Still the Water

On a subtropical island, a teenage couple deal with the interwoven cycle of life, death and love.

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The Real Thing

The Real Thing

A man falls for a woman he saves at the train station and slowly becomes involved in a very dangerous relationship.

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The Third Murder

The Third Murder

From internationally-acclaimed director Hirokazu Kore-eda comes this courtroom mystery about a lawyer struggling to find the truth behind the enigmatic testimony of a murder suspect while questioning ...

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They Say Nothing Stays the Same

They Say Nothing Stays the Same

A poor ferryman's life takes a turn when he unexpectedly meets a girl.

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TKO Collection - 3 Films by Takeshi Kitano

TKO Collection - 3 Films by Takeshi Kitano

A specially-priced collection of 3 early films by Japanese actor and auteur director, Takeshi Kitano.

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True Mothers

True Mothers

A couple decide to adopt a baby after battling infertility. When the birth mother confronts them, they are forced to question their own parenthood.

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Violent Cop

Violent Cop

After a cop (Beat Takeshi) is fired and his sister is kidnapped, he goes on a mission to get the kidnapper and his boss.

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Violent Streets

Violent Streets

A retired yakuza is caught in the middle of a growing conflict between two rival clans.

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Warm Water Under a Red Bridge

Warm Water Under a Red Bridge

A down-and-out businessman travels to a seaside town, where he meets a woman with unusual sexual powers.

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Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy

Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy

Oscar-winning director Ryūsuke Hamaguchi (Drive My Car) presents an enchanting triptych that spins mundane encounters into a world of infinite possibilities.

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