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Ultimate City Pop Playlist

Basically anything that takes place in breezy, late '70s/early '80s Japan or features City pop can be included. Lots of Korean and Taiwanese films too. Thanks to lmaniac, fulcifanatic, and artsor whose lists I drew inspiration from.

  • Call Me Tonight
  • City Hunter: Bay City Wars
  • Taipei Story
  • Nineteen 19
  • California Crisis: Gun Salvo
  • City Hunter: .357 Magnum
  • City Hunter Special: The Death of Vicious Criminal Saeba Ryo
  • City Hunter: Million Dollar Conspiracy
  • Big Wave
  • Rebels of the Neon God
  • Tokyo Pop
  • The Visitor in the Eye
  • Until Evening
  • School in the Crosshairs
  • Golgo 13: The Professional
  • The Little Girl Who Conquered Time
  • Detective Story
  • Main Theme
  • Someday, Someone Will Be Killed
  • The Island Closest to Heaven
  • Majoran
  • Love Hotel
  • Typhoon Club
  • Tampopo
  • A Taxing Woman
  • The Discarnates
  • Violent Cop
  • Moving
  • Ocean Waves
  • The Friends
  • I Like You, I Like You Very Much
  • Angel Dust
  • August in the Water
  • Mirrored Mind
  • Wicked City
  • City on Fire
  • Be Free!
  • Cipher
  • Keiko
  • Ley Lines
  • A New Love in Tokyo
  • Tokyo Blood
  • Dear Summer Sister
  • And So We Put Goldfish in the Pool.
  • The Killer
  • A Better Tomorrow
  • Kimagure Orange Road: I Want to Return to That Day
  • The City That Never Sleeps: Shinjuku Shark
  • Sailor Suit and Machine Gun
  • Lovely Devils
  • The Tragedy of
  • Gu-Gu Ganmo
  • Tokyo Melody: A Film about Ryuichi Sakamoto
  • Miss Lonely
  • Paradise View
  • Early Spring Story
  • Lost Chapter of Snow: Passion
  • His Motorbike, Her Island
  • Dirty Pair: Project Eden
  • Hawaiian Dream
  • Take Me Out to the Snowland
  • Kiki's Delivery Service
  • The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
  • My Neighbors the Yamadas
  • Initiation Love
  • Between the Knees
  • The March of Fools
  • Wet and Swinging
  • Pink Cut: Love Me Hard, Love Me Deep
  • Bumpkin Soup
  • The Rape
  • A Scene at the Sea
  • Love Hunter
  • A Taxing Woman's Return
  • Heavenly Homecoming to Stars
  • Winter Woman
  • Lusty Discipline in Uniform
  • Female Gym Coach: Jump and Straddle
  • The Age of Success
  • American Gigolo
  • Beppin town
  • Mirai
  • The Miracles of the Namiya General Store
  • The Exam
  • Propaganda
  • Night on the Galactic Railroad
  • Poisson d'Avril
  • Kikujiro
  • Curtain Call
  • No More Comics!
  • Eve in a Summer Dress
  • TO-Y
  • Be-Boy Kidnapp'n Idol
  • The Lady in a Black Dress
  • Sukeban Deka: The Movie
  • Love: Starting on a Journey
  • Legend of Plumeria
  • Caribe: Symphony of Love
  • Onyanko the Movie - One Shot Crisis!
  • Der Lindenbaum