Search results for "Ken'ichi Matsuyama"


Bright Future (2003) RT 70% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2005

Two friends who work in the same oshibori laundry are lost in the drudgery of everyday life. They hang out together, barely functioning and barely communicating. Their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Kiyoshi Kurosawa
CAST:  Joe Odagiri  •  Tadanobu Asano  •  Tatsuya Fuji  •  Takashi Sasano

Death Note: The Last Name (2006)

In the second installment of the Death Note film franchise, Light Yagami meets a second Kira and faithful follower Misa Amane and her Shinigami named Rem. Light attempts to ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Shusuke Kaneko
CAST:  Tatsuya Fujiwara  •  Takeshi Kaga  •  Erika Toda  •  Nakamura Shidō II

Tsubaki Sanjuro (2007)

"Tsubaki Sanjuro" is a remake of Sanjuro (1962) by Akira Kurosawa. Sanjuro returns with sharper, faster, subtler sword, talking and perception. He uses them to settle the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Yoshimitsu Morita
CAST:  Yûji Oda  •  Tsuyoshi Hayashi  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Makoto Fujita

Bunny Drop (2011)

Daikichi learns that his recently deceased grandfather has an illegitimate daughter with an unknown mother. The girl's name is Rin and she is just 6 years old. Everybody in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hiroyuki Tanaka
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Karina  •  Mana Ashida  •  Mirei Kiritani

Homeland (2014)

When Jiro Sawada was a sophomore in high school he was framed for something he did not do. Afterwards, he left his hometown in a small village in Fukushima Prefecture. After ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nao Kubota
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Masaaki Uchino  •  Yūko Tanaka  •  Sakura Ando

The Kiyosu Conference (2013)

After the forced suicide of Nobunaga Oda at the Incident at Honnō-ji, powerful figures Katsuie Shibata (Koji Yakusho), Hideyoshi Toyotomi (Yo Oizumi), Nagahide Niwa (Fumiyo ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Kôki Mitani
CAST:  Fumiyo Kohinata  •  Kōji Yakusho  •  Yo Oizumi  •  Kyōka Suzuki

Take the 'A' Train (2012)

Kei Komachi (Kenichi Matsuyama) works for a big company in a densely populated area. Kenta Kotama (Eita) works for his family iron foundry business, which is in crisis. Both ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Yoshimitsu Morita
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Eita  •  Shihori Kanjiya  •  Pierre Taki

My Back Pages (2011)

In 1969, Sawada is filled with idealism that permeated that era and starts working as a gonzo journalist for a weekly magazine. Two years later, Sawada interviews activist ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Nobuhiro Yamashita
CAST:  Satoshi Tsumabuki  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Shiori Kutsuna  •  Tomokazu Miura

Another Gantz (2011)

Before finding out the Perfect Answer, discover Another Gantz. Aired on Nippon Television network before the theatrical release of Gantz: The Perfect Answer, this film is an ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Shinsuke Sato
CAST:  Kanata Hongô  •  Haruhiko Katô  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Natsuna Watanabe

Gantz: Perfect Answer (2011) RT Audience 49%

DVD release: Jan 2012

Perfect Answer begins several months after the events of the first film. Kurono is still fighting aliens under the order of Gantz, a mysterious giant black orb, and he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Shinsuke Sato
CAST:  Kazunari Ninomiya  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Kanata Hongō

Gantz (2010) RT Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2011

After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Shinsuke Sato
CAST:  Kazunari Ninomiya  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Kanata Hongō

Perfect Education 4: Secret Basement (2003)

A shy, nerdy man, Takeru finds a schoolgirl hooker Lily is unconscious in a Tokyo park, so he decides to bring her home and lock her up in a secret basement. Although Lily is ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Toshiyuki Mizutani
CAST:  Yuriko Hiro'oka  •  Satoshi Izumi  •  Haruko Kato  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama

Dolphin blue: Fuji, mou ichido sora e (2007)

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DIRECTION:  Tetsu Maeda
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Mitsuki Takahata  •  Maki Nishiyama  •  Hiromi Nagasaku

渋谷怪談2 (2004)

Seconds before Reika (from the first movie) dies, she gives the key to a coin locker to her pupil Ayano. After a hunt for the right coin locker, Ayano finally finds the right ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Kei Horie
CAST:  Maki Horikita  •  Fumina Hara  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama

Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler (2009)

Itou Kaiji is a bum who steals car emblems and slashes tires on what seems to be a regular basis. This routine changes one day when he is paid a visit by a man in a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Tôya Satô
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Teruyuki Kagawa  •  Taro Yamamoto  •  Yūki Amami

Ten Nights of Dreams (2006)

Based on renowned Japanese writer Natsume Soseki's same-titled short story collection, Ten Nights of Dreams brings ten fantastical dream sequences to film with great visual ...  (more)

GENRES: 
DIRECTION:  Takashi Shimizu  •  Nobuhiro Yamashita  •  Miwa Nishikawa  •  Suzuki Matsuo  •  Kon Ichikawa  •  Keisuke Toyoshima  •  Akio Jissoji  •  Atsushi Shimizu  •  Yoshitaka Amano  •  Yūdai Yamaguchi
CAST:  Kyôko Koizumi  •  Suzuki Matsuo  •  Tsuyoshi Ujiki  •  Umenosuke Nakamura

Norwegian Wood (2010) RT 74% / Audience 50%

DVD release: May 2012

Set in the 1960's, high school student Toru Watanabe loses his only friend Kizuki after he commits suicide. Toru, now looking for a new life, enters a university in Tokyo. By ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Anh Hung Tran
CAST:  Rinko Kikuchi  •  Kiko Mizuhara  •  Reika Kirishima  •  Eriko Hatsune

Sex Is No Laughing Matter (2008) RT Audience 55%

Mirume (Ken'ichi Matsuyama) is a 19 year old college student who falls in love with Yuri (Hiromi Nagasaku), an almost 40 year old art teacher at his university. Yuri isn't ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Nami Iguchi
CAST:  Yû Aoi  •  Hiromi Nagasaku  •  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Shugo Oshinari

Kamui Gaiden (2009)

KAMUI is a Ninja on the run from the world of Ninja bound by rules in search of true freedom. However, he is burdened with the fate, where it is not allowed to take the secret ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Yôichi Sai
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Koyuki  •  Kaoru Kobayashi  •  Koichi Sato