17 Jul ’10

Top Japanese Movies – July 2010

Popular Japanese Movies

1. Outrage

Director: Takeshi Kitano

Writer: Takeshi Kitano (screenplay)

Starring: Takeshi Kitano

Release Date: 2010-06-12

Genre: crime, drama

Plot: The story begins with Sekiuchi, boss of the Sannokai, a huge organized crime syndicate controlling the entire Kanto region, issuing a stern warning to his lieutenant Kato and right-hand man Ikemoto, head of the Ikemoto-gumi. Kato orders Ikemoto to bring the unassociated Murase-gumi gang in line, and he immediately passes the task on to his subordinate Otomo, who runs his own crew.

Source: Wikipedia IMDB


2. My Darling Is a Foreigner

When the manga artist Saori meets language geek Tony, who has arrived in Japan after falling in love with the language, the two become closer. However, Saori is inundated with strange questions about the language from Tony…Can their relationship survive?

3. Doraemon: Nobita’s Great Battle of the Mermaid King

When Nobita feels like diving in his hometown, Doraemon uses a Underwater Pump Simulator to pump all the water out of Tokyo. Doraemon is about to put a stop to all the mess when he finds a girl named Sophia, lay down on the bushes in his town.

4. Keroro Gunso

On a walk home, Keroro and Fuyuki stumble upon a hidden shrine. Upon exploring it, Keroro finds a large X on his face, which causes him considerable distraught. The next morning, a breaking news story shows that the X has spread to more than just Keroro…

5. A Good Husband

Shunsuke is once the hottest photographer, however in his early 40’s he suddenly becomes so lazy. While Shunsuke’s laziness remains, his womanizing behavior continues. This prompts his wife to file for a divorce. Will the divorce go ahead as planned?

6. Solanin

Meiko is a recent college grad working as an office lady in a job she hates. Straddling the line between her years as a student and the rest of her life, Meiko struggles with the feeling that she’s just not cut out to be a part of the real world.

7. Rebirth Yamato (aka Uchū Senkan Yamato: Fukkatsu hen)

The SUS‘s deception is exposed, Yamato steps in to protect Amahr and the other friendly nations of the Alliance…

8. Zero Focus

One week into newlywed Teiko‘s marriage, her husband, Kenichi, leaves on a short business trip and never returns. Teiko travels across Japan to search for him, and along the way discovers some surprising facts about her husband’s past.

9. Feel the Wind

Haiji and Kakeru, two former elite runners, are now back and recruiting another eight members to join them in the fabled “Hakone Ekiden”, a long distance relay race. Will this turn out to be an easy task?

10. It’s On Me

Maya comes back to her hometown and surprises her friends. What has happened to Maya and what will happen to her friends?

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  1. My Darling Is a Foreigner is apparently a terrible film.

    • Nia

      Opps, the first trailer was deleted. I hate it when they do that.

      Anyway, why is it terrible? I still wanna check it out. Hm…

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