Tag: japanese woman

Nude (2010) 5

Nude (2010)

Storyline:Young and attractive, northern Japanese girl from Niigata Prefecture makes the move south to the bright lights of the Japanese capital of Tokyo upon graduating from high school. Hiromi aspires to become an a...

Mother (2020) 7

Mother (2020)

Storyline:Her name is Akiko and she is a fun-loving single mother to a young schoolboy. He needs her. She needs men. Specifically, she needs sex and attention from men and almost any man would do so sometimes the boy ...

Wotakoi: Love Is Hard for Otaku (2020) 5

Wotakoi: Love Is Hard for Otaku (2020)

Storyline:When a woman begins a new office job she meets a childhood friend who also works there. The two are secretly nerds and love comics, animation and other entertainment. They begin to date when they find out ab...

Umbrella Flower (2000) 7

Umbrella Flower (2000)

Storyline:An alcoholic civil servant wakes up under a cherry tree in Tokyo next to a bar hostess with whom he's impulsively made a suicide pact. Though he's now changed his mind, he agrees to travel with her to Hokkai...

Kaiji: Final Game (2020) 4.9

Kaiji: Final Game (2020)

Storyline:Kaiji (played by Tatsuya Fujiwara) is about to ave his life changed. The thrill is beyond anything hr, or most people, have experienced. The adventure is not without risk and danger however. he is given four...

Dreams (1990) 7.8

Dreams (1990)

Storyline:This is essentially eight separate short films, though with some overlaps in terms of characters and thematic material - chiefly that of man's relationship with his environment. 'Sunshine Through The Rain': ...

Bed & Board (1970) 7.5

Bed & Board (1970)

Storyline:Some time after "Baisers Volés", Antoine Doinel (Jean-Pierre Léaud) and Christine Darbon (Claude Jade) are married and Antoine works dying flowers, and Christine is pregnant and gives private classes of viol...

One Night (2019) 6.2

One Night (2019)

Storyline:Koharu's children are torn apart and live independent of one another. Years pass and the family reunites. They each have a story to tell. One was so affected he can not articulate himself well. Another is a ...

It Feels So Good (2019) 6.5

It Feels So Good (2019)

Storyline:When it rains it pours. Kenji divorced his wife, lost his job and his old squeeze Naoko is getting married back home in the north of Japan, specifically in Akita. He returns there in order to attend her wedd...

Romance Doll (2020) 6.2

Romance Doll (2020)

Storyline:It was a pre-destined love and marriage for Sonoko and Tetsuo. They tied the knot and became husband and wife no questions asked. All is well then. Well, perhaps not. Each holds a secret that even the binds ...

To the Ends of the Earth (2019) 6.4

To the Ends of the Earth (2019)

Storyline:In this co-production between Japan and Uzbekistan on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Yoko a travelling reporter for a Japanese TV variety...

A Girl Missing (2019) 6.4

A Girl Missing (2019)

Storyline:Ichiko is a care-giver and a nurse. She provide home-care to the Oishos' elderly woman and is almost considered part of the family as she visits and performs her tasks routinely. What is more, Ichiko is help...

Love at Least (2018) 6.7

Love at Least (2018)

Storyline:Yasuko is a hikikomori and has hypersomnia which means she has trouble staying awake during the day. She lives with her boyfriend Tsunagi, who works in the editorial department at a magazine. Her frustration...

The Antique: Secret of the Old Books (2018) 5.4

The Antique: Secret of the Old Books (2018)

Storyline:Kamakura south of Tokyo has a special book store, which is operated by Shioriko. She loves her books, her store and stocks rarities and specialties. Daisuke also works there. A stranger targets the store and...

Samurai Shifters (2019) 5.9

Samurai Shifters (2019)

Storyline:The noble Katagiri Harunosuke is both a warrior and a scholar. He is a samurai in the employment of his lord or Daimyo and also a bookworm. His newest and somewhat surprising task is to lead the effort to re...

Café Funiculi Funicula (2018) 7

Café Funiculi Funicula (2018)

Storyline:Kazu works for family at a café. There is a belief that occupying a specific table seat at a table allows the occupant to travel back in time. While the traveller can choose the destination he has to abide b...

Code Blue the Movie (2018) 6.2

Code Blue the Movie (2018)

Storyline:The 'helicopter doctor' team is back with perfect hair, perfect skin and perfect body and ready to take on expected and unexpected disasters and accidents at Japan's Narita airport and points near and far. T...

The Cowards Who Looked to the Sky (2012) 7

The Cowards Who Looked to the Sky (2012)

Storyline:Seeking to relieve the pressures of a depressing family and the boredom and the listless living in a small town a married woman joins a cosplay event as dressed as her favourite character. There she spots an...

We Hope for A Blooming (2018) 6.2

We Hope for A Blooming (2018)

Storyline:Mitsuki is shy and rather isolated at school. Towa is on the basketball team and Mitsuki's class-mate. Due to circumstances, Mitsuki soon begins to socialize with four jocks of the basketball team, which aff...

Taberu Onna (2018) 5.6

Taberu Onna (2018)

Storyline:Following the premise of the novel of the same name, Taberu Onna, the film zooms in on the ins and outs and comings and goings of the daily lives of eight women in Japan including a Western one. These women ...

Late Autumn (1960) 8.2

Late Autumn (1960)

Storyline:Family and friends of the late Shuzo Miwa have gathered for his annual memorial service, this one marking the seventh anniversary of his passing. Three of his long time friends - married Shuzo Taguchi, marri...

What’s for Dinner, Mom? (2016) 6.4

What’s for Dinner, Mom? (2016)

Storyline:Sisters Tae and Yo Hitoto return to the old family house, which is slated for demolition. Tae comes across a container containing recipes and letters compiled by their mother who died some twenty years ago. ...

Love and Other Cults (2017) 5.9

Love and Other Cults (2017)

Storyline:Born in a regional city, a young girl named Ai (Sairi Ito) is sent to a cult commune by her religious maniac mother and lives there for seven long years. After the cult is exposed by the police, Ai starts a ...

Survival Family (2016) 7.2

Survival Family (2016)

Storyline:When a blackout occurs an ordinary family in Tokyo believes power would be restored shortly. As the lack of power persists and all sources of energy show no sign of returning to functionality the family head...