My Top 300 Japanese Movies

Japanese cinema is the best on the planet.

  • Eros + Massacre
  • Pastoral: To Die in the Country
  • The Face of Another
  • Hiroshima Mon Amour
  • Woman in the Dunes
  • An Autumn Afternoon
  • The Naked Island
  • Demons
  • Double Suicide
  • Harakiri
  • Sansho the Bailiff
  • This Transient Life
  • Onibaba
  • Go, Go Second Time Virgin
  • Intentions of Murder
  • Noisy Requiem
  • Yearning
  • Heroic Purgatory
  • Himiko
  • Coup d'Etat
  • Throw Away Your Books, Rally in the Streets
  • Funeral Parade of Roses
  • Police Officer
  • Minamata: The Victims and Their World
  • Ugetsu
  • Violated Angels
  • Diary of a Shinjuku Thief
  • The Long Darkness
  • Shinjuku Mad
  • Late Spring
  • Silence Has No Wings
  • Tokyo Story
  • Death by Hanging
  • Branded to Kill
  • Affair in the Snow
  • The Ballad of Narayama
  • Pale Flower
  • The Embryo Hunts in Secret
  • The Only Son
  • When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
  • The Affair
  • Fallen Blossoms
  • Street of Shame
  • Sound of the Mountain
  • The Sword of Doom
  • Early Summer
  • Kuroneko
  • The Assassination of Ryoma
  • Impasse
  • The Life of Oharu
  • Late Autumn
  • Poem
  • Tree Without Leaves
  • Ballad of Orin
  • Belladonna of Sadness
  • Ecstasy of the Angels
  • The 47 Ronin
  • Seven Samurai
  • Fires on the Plain
  • Tokyo Twilight
  • Violence Without a Cause
  • Early Spring
  • Wild Geese
  • Miss Oyu
  • Eureka
  • Woman of Rumor
  • The Youth Killer
  • Pigs and Battleships
  • Mother
  • The Munekata Sisters
  • Happiness of Us Alone
  • Utamaro and His Five Women
  • Goodbye CP
  • Grandmother
  • The Warped Ones
  • Violence at Noon
  • No More Easy Life
  • Sonatine
  • Woman of the Lake
  • Season of Terror
  • Keiko
  • High and Low
  • Robinson's Garden
  • A Geisha
  • Farewell to the Summer Light
  • The Sea and Poison
  • The Pornographers
  • Lightning
  • Manji
  • The Thin Line
  • Repast
  • Ikiru
  • The Petrified Forest
  • The Insect Woman
  • A Story Written with Water
  • Maborosi
  • Rashomon
  • Mother
  • It Was a Faint Dream
  • Blood Is Dry