Comedy

Sanjuro
8.1
720P

Sanjuro

Jan. 01, 1962

Sanjuro

Toshiro Mifune swaggers and snarls to brilliant comic effect in Kurosawa’s tightly paced, beautifully composed “Sanjuro.” In ...
Rhapsody in August
7.3
SD

Rhapsody in August

May. 25, 1991

Rhapsody in August

The story centers on an elderly hibakusha, who lost her husband in the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, caring for her four grandchildren over ...
The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail
6.8
1080p

The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail

Yoshitsune Minamoto, disguised with his retinue as monks, must make do with a comical porter as their guide through hostile territory en route to ...
One Wonderful Sunday
7.3
720P

One Wonderful Sunday

Jun. 25, 1947

One Wonderful Sunday

Yuzo and his fiancée Masako spend their Sunday afternoon together, trying to have a good time on just thirty-five yen. They manage to have many ...
Danger Stalks Near
6.4
SD

Danger Stalks Near

Dec. 01, 1957

Danger Stalks Near

The plans of a trio of burglars are continually thwarted by the arrival of visitors to the house they plan to rob.
Good Morning
7.9
1080p

Good Morning

May. 12, 1959

Good Morning

A lighthearted take on director Yasujiro Ozu’s perennial theme of the challenges of inter­generational relationships, Good Morning tells the ...
Pigs and Battleships
7.6
1080p

Pigs and Battleships

Jan. 21, 1961

Pigs and Battleships

In the city of Yokosuka, Kinta and his lover Haruko, both involved with yakuza, brave the post-occupation period with a goal to be together.
House
7.4
720P

House

Aug. 26, 1977

House

Hoping to find a sense of connection to her late mother, Gorgeous takes a trip to the country to visit her aunt at their ancestral house. She ...
Death by Hanging
7.6
720P

Death by Hanging

Feb. 02, 1968

Death by Hanging

A Korean man is sentenced to death in Japan but survives his execution, sending the authorities into a panic about what to do next.
Sing, Young People
6.2

Sing, Young People

Jan. 01, 1963

Sing, Young People

A story about four best friends and their lives inside and outside college. Then suddenly one of them receives a surprising offer to be a movie star.
Feisty Edo Girl Nakanori-san
SD

Feisty Edo Girl Nakanori-san

Daughter of a lumber shop in Edo strives to protect her family business from the competitor.
MacArthur’s Children
6.8
720P

MacArthur’s Children

In this drama at the end of World War II, the inhabitants of a small Japanese fishing village must come to terms with their nation’s defeat ...
Tampopo
7.9
720P

Tampopo

Nov. 23, 1985

Tampopo

A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles. The widowed owner, Tampopo, begs them to help her ...
Equinox Flower
8.0
720P

Equinox Flower

Sep. 07, 1958

Equinox Flower

Later in his career, Ozu started becoming increasingly sympathetic with the younger generation, a shift that was cemented in Equinox Flower, his ...
Being Two Isn’t Easy
7.1
HD

Being Two Isn’t Easy

The days leading up to a toddler’s second birthday are seen alternately from the child’s point of view as well as that of his parents.
Travelling Actors
7.2
SD

Travelling Actors

Dec. 18, 1940

Travelling Actors

This film depicts a troupe of wandering kabuki players traveling through rural Japan.
Skylark Forest
7.4
SD

Skylark Forest

Mar. 28, 1960

Skylark Forest

Some of the finest jidai-geki actors appear in this exciting and entertaining tale of intrigue and action in old Japan. Teaming up the ...
Fighting Elegy
7.2
SD

Fighting Elegy

Sep. 09, 1966

Fighting Elegy

Kiroku boards with a Roman Catholic family and falls for the daughter Michiko. He ignores his feelings, joins a gang, gets in fights and, ...
Enchanted Princess
6.6
SD

Enchanted Princess

Dec. 27, 1959

Enchanted Princess

Once upon a time, Okuro(Ayako Wakao), a young female racoon, lived poorly with her drunken father. One day after they’d disguised ...
An Osaka Story
7.1
SD

An Osaka Story

Apr. 01, 1957

An Osaka Story

A poor peasant, after years of scraping, becomes a rich and powerful Osaka merchant. Mizoguchi Kenji’s final project; he died before ...
A Taxing Woman’s Return
6.9
SD

A Taxing Woman’s Return

Ryoko Itakura returns as the government tax agent willing to tackle the toughest cases. This time she takes on a fanatical but lucrative ...
A Taxing Woman
7.4
HD

A Taxing Woman

Feb. 07, 1987

A Taxing Woman

Ryoko Itakura is a government tax agent who has just landed a big promotion. Her first assignment is to catch wheeler-dealer Hideki Gondo. She ...
Dekotora 2: Smokey and the Bushido
5.1
18+

Dekotora 2: Smokey and the Bushido

Nami’s still the hottest trucker in Japan, but now there’s a new contender for the title of Queen of the Road! Meet Ayano, the ...
Big Bad Mama-San: Dekotora 1
5.9
18+

Big Bad Mama-San: Dekotora 1

Nami’s father was a legendary truck driver, and after his death, Nami inherited the deco-truck With her up-beat personality and super driving ...
I Hate But Love
6.9
SD

I Hate But Love

Jan. 01, 1962

I Hate But Love

A celebrity (Yujiro Ishihara), dissatisfied with his personal and professional lives, impulsively leaves fast-paced Tokyo to deliver a ...
Carmen Comes Home
6.7
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Carmen Comes Home

Mar. 21, 1951

Carmen Comes Home

A girl who’d left her hometown for the exciting adventure of the big city returns home years later for a visit, soon somehow causing scandal.
Girls Junior High School – Trouble at Graduation
SD

Girls Junior High School – Trouble at Graduation

Dissatisfied with the conservative mindset of their teachers at Shirobara High School, the girls start conducting their own sex experiments.
A Fisher Wife’s Tale
SD

A Fisher Wife’s Tale

When Yoshiko, the popular daughter of a fish market owner discovers that she was adopted, she sets out to help her biological father who has ...
The Ceremony
7.5
SD

The Ceremony

May. 18, 1971

The Ceremony

Oshima’s magisterial epic, centering on the ambivalent surviving heir of the Sakurada clan, uses ritual and the microcosm of the traditional ...
Mixed Doubles
6.6
HD

Mixed Doubles

Oct. 21, 2017

Mixed Doubles

To get revenge on her ex-boyfriend and to help revive her late mother’s tennis table club, a table tennis prodigy decides to take part in a ...