Movies & TV shows
Shingo's Final Duel
After Aoi Shingo, the illegitimate son of Shogun Yoshimune has gained prominence as the finest swordsman in the land, he tries to lead a peaceful life with his mother far away from the seat of governm...
Jakoman and Tetsu
A criminal named Jakoman is scaring people. Jakoman and his associates were overthrown by the son of the head of one of the fish companies.
Fight, Zatoichi, Fight
Zatoichi befriends a woman. Zatoichi will escort the baby to its father. The father was found with the help of a young pocket. They don't think about the father's reaction to their arrival or their ow...
A film about the confrontation between two yakuza groups in the brutal Miike prison, which contained 1,500 inmates. The second film in the series Gambler / Bakuto directed by Shigehiro Ozawa.
The Revenge and the Death
A gritty, noirish gangster saga.
The Third Shadow Warrior
In the mountain regions of Hida, the dreams of a peasant named Kyonosuke, who longed to be a samurai, come true when he becomes one of three doubles, of shadows, of Lord Yasutaka. After months of inte...
Street of Wandering Men
When a group of men from the Hanya clan search his town for a missing geisha, a brave ronin decides to help her and a drunken calligrapher. In doing so, he uncovers a wider scheme.
Castle of Owls
Movie adaptation of the 1959 ninja novel. With war against Korea looming on the horizon, Hideyoshi Toyotomi, the 'Taiko' becomes the target of an assassination attempt to be carried out by the Iga Cl...
Girls Behind Bars
Story of girls in a Japanese reform school.
The Tragedy of Bushido
A 16-year-old youth is ordered to commit ritual suicide to follow his deceased lord into death and preserve the honor of his clan. His elder brother's wife, who has raised him as if he were her own ch...
Youth in Fury
Shinoda was confirmed as a fearless member of Shochiku's iconoclastic New Wave when a reckless student contemplates terrorism in a prescient film. At the height of student protests, Shimojo takes his ...
The lives of young students are followed by a background of jazz, emptiness and boredom. A poor man from a poor background falls in love with a young woman from a rich family. The woman tries to lead ...
1957 film directed by Miyoji Ieki. Winner of the Crystal Globe at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival.
Shimizu Port of Chivalry
This Jidai-Geki classic is highlighted by an all-star cast. The tale is set in the samurai era. One of the best classics in this genre. In this dramatic portrayal of the real-life gambling boss Jiroch...
The Kuroda Affair
This adaptation of a Hideji Hojo novel, about the historical uprising of the Kuroda clan in 1633, is told through the eyes of retainer, Daizen. As his clan’s new leader, Tadayuki, becomes increasingly...
The adaptation of the novel with the same title puts more focus on the characters and their interactions than the previous version.
Swordsman of the Two Sword Style
The story of Japan’s greatest warrior, Miyamoto Musashi, after his historic duel with Sasaki Kojiro on Ganryu Island.
The Crimson Peacock
One of the greatest film serials ever to come out of Japan puts together an all-star cast in the search for the key of the Crimson Peacock, a treasure trove that will make whoever discovers it the ric...
After the Onin War ended in 1477, Kyoto was left in ashes and the nation was in complete disorder. Bands of roving samurai called the "nobushi" terrorized the country under the leadership of Akagaki G...