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Old December 23 2011, 04:41 AM   #46
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

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hi all, i just finished watching 'Cyborg She 2008' and found it awesome. i really liked the style of it. it's the first time i've ever seen a Japanese movie and was wondering if there are any other Japanese sci-fi movies i could check out?

thanks
Great film. My wife and I also thoroughly enjoyed it.

I recommend you checkout Yamato (animated or the recent live-action film) if you want to watch Japanese films with spaceships.
ya, cyborg girl was really great. i just started watching space battleship yamato( this is what you're referring to right?)
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Old December 23 2011, 04:56 AM   #47
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

yasha-ga-ike, the English title is Demon Pond, revenge tragedy, love, demons, curses, a fun movie.


Daimajin, evil Samurai warlord and a statue that is inhabited by a vengeful god of war. Lot's of fun.
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Old December 23 2011, 05:10 AM   #48
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

Also, Inagaki's Samurai Trilogy, the life of Miyamoto Musashi is great fun.
http://mubi.com/films/samurai-i-musashi-miyamoto
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Old December 24 2011, 09:55 AM   #49
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Also, Inagaki's Samurai Trilogy, the life of Miyamoto Musashi is great fun.
http://mubi.com/films/samurai-i-musashi-miyamoto
I especially recommend the first film in the Trilogy.

Now we know where Mr. Miyagi learned how to catch files with a pair of chopsticks!
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Old December 25 2011, 12:27 AM   #50
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

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yasha-ga-ike, the English title is Demon Pond, revenge tragedy, love, demons, curses, a fun movie.


Daimajin, evil Samurai warlord and a statue that is inhabited by a vengeful god of war. Lot's of fun.
are these recent movies?
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Old December 25 2011, 12:36 AM   #51
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

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yasha-ga-ike, the English title is Demon Pond, revenge tragedy, love, demons, curses, a fun movie.


Daimajin, evil Samurai warlord and a statue that is inhabited by a vengeful god of war. Lot's of fun.
are these recent movies?
Demon Pond is from 1979, Daimajin movies is from 1966, there is a Daimajin TV series made in 2010 which is set in modern times. I haven't seen it so I couldn't say how godd it may or may not be. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daimajin_Kanon
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Old July 17 2014, 08:00 AM   #52
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Re: Any good Japanese movies to watch?

I'm looking through these suggestions again as I'm really enjoying Japanese films right now.
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Old July 18 2014, 10:20 AM   #53
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I finished watching the two 'GANTZ' movies and these were awesome!
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Old July 18 2014, 12:07 PM   #54
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I haven't seen a Japanese TV show so I'd like to check one out!
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