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11 WWII Movies From the Japanese perspective

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Check out 10 of the best Japanese WWII movies. Learn about World War II from a different perspective!

The 10 Best Japanese Movies of 2017

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Ten Japanese movies from 2017 that are worth your attention.

This Movie Helps Explain Why Turkey And Japan Are Such Good Friends

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"Ertugrul 1890" reveals how it all starts with a century-old disaster.

5 Japanese Movies (and 3 Shorts) to Watch If You Love Cats

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Like cats? Like Japanese movies? Check out these Japanese movies with cats!

Review: If Cats Disappeared from the World (Japan, 2016)

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A heartfelt Japanese film with a somewhat misleading title (fortunately).

Review: The Eternal Zero (Japan, 2013)

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2013 was a good year for Japanese aviation fans. Hayao Miyazaki released his magnum opus The Wind Rises, a fictionalized biopic of Jiro Horikoshi (the...

Review: Neko Samurai (Japan, 2014)

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What do you get when you cross the internet’s favorite animal with sword-wielding Japanese warriors? Well, something a lot like the 2014 Japanese comedy-drama Neko...

Review: Rent-A-Cat (Japan, 2012)

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With Rent-A-Cat (Rentaneko), Director Naoko Ogigami brings us a self-written film touching upon the loneliness that plagues many in modern society, but especially in Japan...

Review: Yamato (Japan, 2005)

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Commissioned a week after Pearl Harbor in 1941, the battleship Yamato is a fitting metaphor for the rise and fall of the Japanese Empire during...

 
 
 

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