Search results for "Yūki Amami"

Utsutsu (2002)

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GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  hisashi Tôma
CAST:  Koichi Sato  •  Nene Otsuka  •  Rie Miyazawa  •  Hijiri Kojima

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

Quartet for Two (2001)

Shotaro and Minako are arguing. Minako has confessed her infidelity to her husband and informs him of her intention to leave him. She has ceased to enjoy living with a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Naoto Takenaka
CAST:  Naoto Takenaka  •  Yūki Amami  •  Sawa Suzuki  •  Hairi Katagiri

A Tender Place (2001)

the director Nagasaki transports us to the remote barren wilderness of Hokkaido, the most northerly of the four main islands that make up Japan, in a powerful and compelling ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shunichi Nagasaki
CAST:  Yūki Amami  •  Shunsuke Matsuoka  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Kumi Nakamura

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

Totsunyûseyo! Asama sansô jiken (2002)

When radicals from Japan's Red Army took a woman hostage in the resort town of Karuizawa, Nagano in 1972, Officer Atsuyuki Sassa was put in charge of diffusing the situation. ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Masato Harada
CAST:  Kōji Yakusho  •  Ryûdô Uzaki  •  Yūki Amami  •  Masatō Ibu

Misty (1997)

Witnesses of a murder. Remake of Akira Kurosawa film Rashomon.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Kenki Saegusa
CAST:  Yūki Amami  •  Takeshi Kaneshiro  •  Etsushi Toyokawa  •  Dankan

Crying Out Love, In the Center of the World (2004) RT Audience 83%

While searching for his fiancee Ritsuko, Sakutarou rediscovers through flashbacks the void deep within him caused by the events from his high school days.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Isao Yukisada
CAST:  Takao Osawa  •  Tsutomu Yamazaki  •  Kanji Tsuda  •  Rio Kanno

Amalfi: Rewards of the Goddess (2009)

A man arrives in the city upon news of a potential terrorist strike in Italy. He is Japanese foreign diplomat, Kosaku Kuroda, and he’s here under orders of his supervisor at ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Hiroshi Nishitani
CAST:  Yûji Oda  •  Erika Toda  •  Koichi Sato  •  Nene Otsuka

Sennen no Koi Story of Genji (2001)

Based on the ancient Japanese Tale of Genji. This film is set in 900AD and tells the story of a famous female writer of the time, Murasaki Shikibu. Her story begins from the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Tonkô Horikawa
CAST:  Sayuri Yoshinaga  •  Yūki Amami  •  Toru Kazama  •  Morio Kazama

Countdown (1996) RT Audience 34%

DVD release: Mar 2009

When Chris Murdoch falls obsessively in love with a Japanese girl attending University in Seattle (Kaori Ozaki) he murders Japanese men who have shown her kindness under the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Keoni Waxman
CAST:  Lori Petty  •  Jason London  •  James LeGros  •  Yūki Amami

Black Angel 2 (1999)

Mayo, the Black Angel, is ordered to assassinate a powerful syndicate leader. The hit goes awry, however, as the crime boss' bodyguard steps in the way. It's none other than ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Takashi Ishii
CAST:  Yūki Amami  •  Takeshi Yamato  •  Reiko Kataoka  •  Yôzaburô Itô

Inugami (2001) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Nov 2004

Akira, a teacher from Tokyo, has just arrived in a small rural town to begin his new job. Soon after arriving, he meets, and begins to fall for, Miki, a papermaker and part of ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Masato Harada
CAST:  Yūki Amami  •  Atsuro Watabe  •  Eugene Harada  •  Shiho Fujimura

The Battery (2007)

Takumi Harada moves to Okayama Prefecture with his family during spring break before his entry to Junior High School. On the baseball field, Takumi has enormous confidence in ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yôjirô Takita
CAST:  Kento Hayashi  •  Kenta Yamada  •  Misako Renbutsu  •  Mari Hamada

The Magic Hour (2008)

A hustler who gets in trouble with a gang boss in the port town of Sukago agrees to make good with the don by putting him in contact with a mysterious hitman -- an assassin ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kôki Mitani
CAST:  Koichi Sato  •  Satoshi Tsumabuki  •  Eri Fukatsu  •  Haruka Ayase

Southbound (2007) RT 81% / Audience 53%

DVD release: May 2016

Uehara Jiro, in the sixth year at elementary school, is from a family of five; his parents who are both ex-extremists, his elder sister and a younger sister. Children look ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Yoshimitsu Morita
CAST:  Etsushi Toyokawa  •  Yūki Amami  •  Shuto Tanabe  •  Rina Matsumoto

Happy Together: All About My Dog (2011)

A series of short stories explore the connection of love between dogs and people.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Shunichi Nagasaki
CAST:  Kie Kitano  •  Yūki Amami  •  Tae Kimura  •  Ryûta Satô