Space Battleship Yamato (2010)

Director: Takashi Yamazaki
Starring: Takuya Kimura, Meisa Kuroki

In the year 2194, alien marauders, the Gamilons, bombard the Earth with planetary bombs sent from space. Humanity fights back but is defeated and esca... Read more

Love and Honour (2006)

Director: Yoji Yamada
Starring: Takuya Kimura, Nenji Kobayashi, Ken Ogata

The conclusion to Yoji Yamada's loose Samurai trilogy (following 'Twilight Samurai' and 'Hidden Blade'), focussing on the themes of the title, and a m... Read more

Blade of the Immortal (2017)

Director: Takashi Miike
Starring: Hayato Ichihara, Takuya Kimura, Hana Sugisaki, Sota Fukushi

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows tha... Read more

2046 (2004)

Director: Wong Kar-wai
Starring: Maggie Cheung, Takuya Kimura, Tony Leung (Chiu Wai), Gong Li, Zhang Ziyi, Faye W...

Wong Kar-wai's lush companion to 2000's festival hit 'In The Mood For Love', sees Tony Leung return as Hong Kong writer Chow, who has given up journal... Read more

I Come with the Rain (2008)

Director: Tran Anh Hung
Starring: Elias Koteas, Josh Hartnett, Tran Nu Yen Khe, Takuya Kimura, Byung-hun Lee, Shaw...

Kline (Josh Hartnett), an ex-cop in Los Angeles traumatized by slaying a serial killer, is hired by a powerful corporate boss to go to the Philippines... Read more

Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)

Director: Kinji Fukasaku, Richard Fleischer, Toshio Masuda
Starring: Martin Balsam, Jason Robards, Soh Yamamura, Joseph Cotten, Tatsuya Mihashi, E G...

This $25 million epic collaboration faithfully recreates the events leading up to Japan's attack on Pearl Harbour. An insightful and well-crafted Wor... Read more

The 47 Ronin ( aka Chushingura ) (1962)

Director: Hiroshi Inagaki
Starring: Yuzo Kayama, Koshiro Matsumoto, Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Mihashi, Yosuke Natsuki,...

One of the most retold stories in Japanese cinema is this historical samurai saga set at the turn of the 18th century, in which 47 loyal ronin seek ve... Read more