Keyword: Tokyo

Unbroken

Unbroken (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 12/24/2014
Olympian and war hero Louis "Louie" Zamperini, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, only to be caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp. Based on the book "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption" written by Laura Hillenbrand.
Austin Powers in Goldmember

Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 07/25/2002
It's been three years since Austin Powers, that swinging international man of mystery, has faced his arch-nemesis, Dr. Evil. But after Dr. Evil and his accomplice Mini Me escape from a maximum-security prison, Austin is called to action once more in this third installment of the highly successful "Austin Powers" movie franchise. Teaming up with the mysterious Goldmember, Dr. Evil hatches a...
Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter

Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 03/17/2015
Kumiko is a frustrated "office lady" whose imagination transcends the confines of her mundane life. Kumiko becomes obsessed with a mysterious, battered VHS tape of a popular film she's mistaken for a documentary, fixating on a scene where a suitcase of stolen cash is buried in the desolate, frozen landscape of North Dakota. Believing this treasure to be real, she leaves behind Tokyo and her...
Jiro Dreams of Sushi

Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 81 minutes Release date: 03/08/2012
The story of 85 year-old Jiro Ono, considered by many to be the world's greatest sushi chef. He is the proprietor of Sukiyabashi Jiro, a 10-seat, sushi-only restaurant inauspiciously located in a Tokyo subway station. Despite its humble appearances, it is the first restaurant of its kind to be awarded a prestigious 3 star Michelin review, and sushi lovers from around the globe make repeated...
Dir: David Gelb
With: N/A
Chiisai Ouchi

Chiisai Ouchi (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 01/24/2014
In 1922, on the outskirts of Tokyo, a young woman named Taki works as a maid for the Hirai family. The family consists of a toy company employee named Masaki, his beautiful wife Tokiko, and their 5-year-old son Ryoichi. One day Masaki is visited by a younger co-worker named Shoji Itakura. Over time, Taki quietly observes as a fleeting love affair develops between Itakura and Tokiko. Sixty years...

Tokyo Tribe (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 08/29/2014
Lost In Translation

Lost In Translation (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 09/11/2003
Bob Harris and Charlotte are two Americans in Tokyo. Bob is a movie star in town to shoot a whiskey commercial, while Charlotte is a young woman tagging along with her workaholic photographer husband. Unable to sleep, Bob and Charlotte cross paths one night in the luxury hotel bar. This chance meeting soon becomes a surprising friendship. Charlotte and Bob venture through Tokyo, having often...
Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 06/15/2006
Although street racing provides an escape from an unhappy home and the superficial world around him, for outsider Sean Boswell, his reckless involvement in the sport has made him very unpopular with the local authorities. After one crash too many--and to avoid jail time--Sean is sent to live with his gruff, estranged father, a career military man stationed in Tokyo. Now officially a gaijin...
Babel

Babel (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 142 minutes Release date: 10/26/2006
In the remote sands of the Moroccan desert, a rifle shot rings out--detonating a chain of events that will link an American tourist couple's frantic struggle to survive, two Moroccan boys involved in an accidental crime, a nanny illegally crossing into Mexico with two American children and a Japanese teen rebel whose father is sought by the police in Tokyo. Separated by clashing cultures and...
Cars 2

Cars 2 (2011)

Rated: G Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/23/2011
Star race car Lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck Mater take their friendship to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world's fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours and surprises when Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international...
Fast and the Furious

The Fast and the Furious (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 06/21/2001
Dominic Toretto drives the streets of LA like he owns them. As far as his crew is concerned, he does. He spends his days rebuilding high performance race cars and perfecting the art of computer controlled fuel injection. By night, Dom pockets up to $10,000 each time someone dares to race him in his own earth-bound rocket of a car. Dom lives off of the adrenaline of street car racing and his fans...
Awakenings

Awakenings (1990)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 12/19/1990
Based on a true story, a passionate and somewhat unorthodox doctor struggles to cure patients of encephalitis, a sleeping disorder which struck many victims in the 1920s, rendering them motionless and seemingly thoughtless.
Killers

Killers (2015)

Rated: None Runtime: 137 minutes Release date: 01/22/2015
A series of horrific murders just went viral, posted anonymously by the handsome and seductive Nomura, a predator with a taste for torture. Thousands of miles away, disgraced journalist Bayu can't stop watching, and in a reckless moment discovers he, too, can kill. One man in Tokyo. One in Jakarta. A serial killer and a vigilante. As the posts multiply and the body count rises, a bizarre and...

Oh Lucy! (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 21 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Setsuko is a 55-year-old single gal in Tokyo. She is given a blonde wig and a new identity, "Lucy," by her young unconventional English instructor. Her "Lucy" persona awakens desires Setsuko never knew she had. When the instructor suddenly disappears, Setsuko must come to terms with what remains herself.

Tokyo Fiancée (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 10/07/2014
Her head filled with dreams, twenty-year-old Amélie goes back to Japan where she spent her childhood. To earn a living, she decides to give private classes in French and meets Rinri, her first and only student, a young Japanese man with whom she soon has an intimate relationship. Between surprises, happy times and the pitfalls of a culture shock that is both poetic and amusing, she discovers a...
Switch

Switch (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/08/2013
A British smuggling ring steals one half of a prized Yuan Dynasty painting that was ripped in two and meant to be rejoined in an upcoming state ceremony. Hong Kong special agent Xiao Jinhan is dispatched to find the stolen piece while his wife is enlisted to guard the other half.
Short Peace

Short Peace (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 68 minutes Release date: 03/02/2014
This omnibus film consists of a collection of four Japanese shorts: In "Possessions," a lone traveler is confronted by unusual spirits in an abandoned shrine. In "Gambo," a mysterious white bear defends the royal family from a predatory red demon. In the science fiction short "A Farewell to Arms," men battle robotic tanks in apocalyptic Tokyo. And "Combustible" tells a tale of love, honor and...
Dir: Katsuhiro Otomo
With: N/A

Koi no uzu (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013