Lord Mito Lord Mito

This most celebrated all-star movie version of the popular series features Tsukigata Ryunosuke as Mito Komon, the sage who wanders the countryside rectifying government corruption along with his faithful attendants Suke and Kaku.

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Query It! - Japanese films


Oakie 3,425 films

I wanted to have a huge list to query through / pull from when I'm in the mood for a…

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Everything I've learnt about Japanese history I've learnt at the movies


jamoweed 387 films

This is a list of period movies about Japan, in historical order. Correct me where I'm wrong!

  • Botchan
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Based on Japanese Literature

Based off novels, novellas, short stories, plays, poems/poetry, folk tales, author biopics, etc.