Search results for "Yuriko Yoshitaka"

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A Story of Yonosuke (2013)

The year is 1987 and Japan is just reaching the peak of its economic success. Eighteen-year old Yonosuke Yokomichi arrives in Tokyo from Nagasaki. Ordinary in every way ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shûichi Okita
CAST:  Kengo Kora  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Gô Ayano  •  Sôsuke Ikematsu

Robo-G (2012)

Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Shinobu Yaguchi
CAST:  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Gaku Hamada  •  Junya Kawashima  •  Mickey Curtis

Himizu (2011) RT 94% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Oct 2014

Two teenagers and a group of people made homeless by a tsunami try and make their way in a devastated Japan  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
CAST:  Shôta Sometani  •  Fumi Nikaidô  •  Tetsu Watanabe  •  Mitsuru Fukikoshi

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

Camellia (2010)

An Omnibus of Short films by three directors about gay men’s relationships and partings. Kim Chu-ja is a fantasy musical about two men who were lovers in the past and meet by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isao Yukisada  •  Joonhwan Jang  •  Wisit Sasanatieng
CAST:  Michael Shaowanasai  •  KyungGu Sol  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Kang Dong-won

A Pierrot (2009)

On the outset, the Okunos seem like a normal happy family with father Tadashi and his two bright sons, genetics researcher Izumi and artsy Haru. When a series of arson attacks ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Junichi Mori
CAST:  Ryo Kase  •  Masaki Okada  •  Fumiyo Kohinata  •  Kyōka Suzuki

Snakes and Earrings (2008)

Based on the best-selling novel about a woman who decides that her one goal in life is to have her tongue split, this is the sexy body modification movie you’ve been waiting ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Yukio Ninagawa
CAST:  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Kengo Kora  •  Arata Iura  •  Yû Abiru

Adrift In Tokyo (2007) RT Audience 85%

Leading a lazy life, Fumiya has been a university student for 8 years and owes money to loan sharks. One day, a man named Fukuhara comes to collect the loan, which Fumiya ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Satoshi Miki
CAST:  Joe Odagiri  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Kyôko Koizumi  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka

Noriko's Dinner Table (2005) RT 64% / Audience 80%

DVD release: May 2008

A teenager called Noriko Shimabara runs away from her family in Tokoyama, to meet Kumiko, the leader of an Internet BBS, She becomes involved with Kumiko's "family ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Horror
CAST:  Kazue Fukiishi  •  Tsugumi  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Shirô Namiki

The Detective Is in the Bar (2011)

In the Susukino red light district of Sapporo, a private detective (Yo Oizumi) drinks alcohol with his driver Takada (Ryuhei Matsuda) in his favourite bar. There he receives a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Hajime Hashimoto
CAST:  Yo Oizumi  •  Ryûhei Matsuda  •  Koyuki  •  Toshiyuki Nishida

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
CAST:  Ken'ichi Matsuyama  •  Teruyuki Kagawa  •  Taro Yamamoto  •  Yūki Amami

Cannonball Wedlock (2011)

japanese movie  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Kôji Maeda
CAST:  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Ryo Kase  •  Kenta Hamano  •  Takaaki Enoki

Midsummer's Equation (2013)

Masaharu Fukuyama reprises his role from 2008's "Suspect X," playing the physicist-cum-detective Manabu Yukawa. The scientist-sleuth arrives in an oceanside town to speak on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Hiroshi Nishitani
CAST:  Masaharu Fukuyama  •  Kazuki Kitamura  •  Jun Fubuki  •  Hakuryu

Your Friends (2008)

While researching a story on a school for problem children, Nakahara meets Emi, a college volunteer with a compelling tale of her own. After overcoming her initial reluctance ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryuichi Hiroki
CAST:  Anna Ishibashi  •  Ayu Kitaura  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Seiji Fukushi

We Were Here: Part 1 (2012)

"We Were There" follows the 10 year romance between Motoharu Yano (Toma Ikuta) & Nanami Takahashi (Yuriko Yoshitaka). During their high school days, Motoharu Yano was the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Takahiro Miki
CAST:  Toma Ikuta  •  Yuriko Yoshitaka  •  Sôsuke Takaoka  •  Yuika Motokariya

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

Cyborg She (2008)

Cyborg She follows the burgeoning romance between an ordinary college student and his sassy love interest - who happens to be a time-traveling cyborg with superhuman powers. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Kwak Jae-Young
CAST:  Haruka Ayase  •  Keisuke Koide  •  Risa Ai  •  Yoshikazu Ebisu

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