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Vogels’ 100 Favourite Japanese Movies

It is what it is: My 100 favourite Japanese films.

I have a lot to watch still...

Fav Japanese Directors:
Akira Kurosawa - Takashi Ito - Sion Sono - Shūji Terayama - Shinya Tsukamoto - Hayao Miyazaki - Takashi Miike - Yasujirō Ozu - Seijun Suzuki - Juzo Itami - Hideaki Anno - Nobuhiko Ōbayashi - Takeshi Kitano - Ishirō Honda - Shunya Ito - Kenji Misumi - Nagisa Ōshima - Masaki Kobayashi - Kinji Fukasaku - Makoto Nagahisa - Tomonari Nishikawa - Satoshi Kon - Hiroshi Teshigahara - Kenji Mizoguchi - Kon Ichikawa

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  • Godzilla

    1

  • Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion

    2

  • Tampopo

    3

  • Yojimbo

    4

  • Sonatine

    5

  • Tokyo Drifter

    6

  • Seven Samurai

    7

  • Death by Hanging

    8

  • Akira

    9

  • Spirited Away

    10

  • Love Exposure

    11

  • High and Low

    12

  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    13

  • And So We Put Goldfish in the Pool.

    14

  • Red Post on Escher Street

    15

  • Kotoko

    16

  • In the Realm of the Senses

    17

  • Good Morning

    18

  • Patriotism

    19

  • Funeral Parade of Roses

    20

  • The Last Dance

    21

  • Madadayo

    22

  • We Are Little Zombies

    23

  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man

    24

  • Grim

    25

  • Why Don't You Play in Hell?

    26

  • Redline

    27

  • Throw Away Your Books, Rally in the Streets

    28

  • Shibuya - Tokyo

    29

  • The Funeral

    30

  • A Girl, She Is 100%

    31

  • Grass Labyrinth

    32

  • The Forest of Love

    33

  • The Yakuza

    34

  • Wild Zero

    35

  • My house walk-through

    36

  • Battles Without Honor and Humanity: The Complete Saga

    37

  • Confessions

    38

  • I Was Born, But...

    39

  • Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island

    40

  • Ugetsu

    41

  • Harakiri

    42

  • Youth of the Beast

    43

  • Street of Shame

    44

  • The Hidden Fortress

    45

  • Killing

    46

  • Lady Snowblood

    47

  • Pale Flower

    48

  • Onibaba

    49

  • Tokyo Olympiad

    50

  • Supermarket Woman

    51

  • Kids Return

    52

  • Kikujiro

    53

  • Branded to Kill

    54

  • Rurouni Kenshin Part III: The Legend Ends

    55

  • Minbo: the Gentle Art of Japanese Extortion

    56

  • Ikiru

    57

  • Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx

    58

  • Gate of Flesh

    59

  • One Cut of the Dead

    60

  • House

    61

  • Barefoot Gen

    62

  • Ran

    63

  • Typhoon Club

    64

  • Castle in the Sky

    65

  • Kwaidan

    66

  • An Actor's Revenge

    67

  • Grave of the Fireflies

    68

  • Love & Pop

    69

  • Bullet Ballet

    70

  • Woman in the Dunes

    71

  • Drunken Angel

    72

  • Rubber's Lover

    73

  • Princess Mononoke

    74

  • Fireworks

    75

  • Woman in Witness Protection

    76

  • A Legend, or Was It?

    77

  • Sansho the Bailiff

    78

  • Battle Royale

    79

  • Perfect Blue

    80

  • My Neighbor Totoro

    81

  • Howl's Moving Castle

    82

  • Samurai Rebellion

    83

  • Adrift in Tokyo

    84

  • 13 Assassins

    85

  • Your Name.

    86

  • Kagero-za

    87

  • A Page of Madness

    88

  • Late Spring

    89

  • The Tale of Zatoichi

    90

  • Blind Beast

    91

  • Tokyo Godfathers

    92

  • The Face of Another

    93

  • After Life

    94

  • Tokyo Story

    95

  • Tokyo Twilight

    96

  • Dreams

    97

  • Ghost in the Shell

    98

  • Rashomon

    99

  • Porco Rosso

    100