Results for : Mariko Tsutsui
Achilles and the Tortoise
3 119 min. 2008 HD
Machisu is a painter. He never had the success he thinks he is entitled to. Regardless of this, he always remains trying to be successful. His wife Sachiko keeps supporting him, despite all setbacks. Machisu, the only son of a rich collector, has a childs love for painting. Praise from a famous artist friend of his father inspires the young boy to dream of becoming a painter himself. s a young man, poor loner Machisu manages to attend art school with money earned from working. He is introduced to an unconventional world of bold creativity but he also gets his first bitter taste of harsh criticism from a dealer. Encouragement comes in the form of attractive clerk Sachiko who is convinced that she alone understands him. Marriage is soon followed by a daughter, as love and hope drive Machisu to commit even more deeply to his art ...
Director: Takeshi Kitano
Genres: Comedy , Drama
Actors: Takeshi Kitano, Kanako Higuchi, Kumiko Aso, Aya Enjoji, Masatō Ibu
4 2019 HD
Director: Yuki Tanada
Actors: Natsumi Ishibashi, Aoi Nakamura, Machiko Ono, Satoru Matsuo, Motoki Ochiai
4 114 min. 2018 HD
Having failed with his business and gone absolutely penniless, Masao (45) divorced with his wife, and is currently leading a hopeless life in Ibaraki. One day, a mysterious high school girl, going by the name Emiko, showed up before Masao. Every now and then, Masao would be toyed around by Emiko, but little by little he started taking a liking to her loveliness. As days went by, Masao started opening up to Emiko – something that he rarely did to others. However, there was just something about Emiko – something that bothered Masao - that wouldn’t go away.
Director: Akihiro Toda
Actors: Kanji Tsuda, Ren Komai, Mariko Tsutsui, Tamotsu Kansyuji, Honoka Matsumoto
Shell and Joint
0 154 min. 2019 HD
Nitobe and Sakamoto are childhood friends who now work at the front desk of a capsule hotel. Nitobe has a particular fondness for philosophy and crustaceans. Sakamoto, meanwhile, is fixated on suicide. The capsule hotel draws a variety of guests, including a Finnish mother who has lost her child, a fugitive woman, and a researcher studying Daphnia. None of their lives ever intersect. They exist, but never cross, like cells in a capsule hotel. The themes of life and death are explored through a fragmentary view of the characters’ lives.
Director: Isamu Hirabayashi
Actors: Mariko Tsutsui, Keisuke Horibe, Kanako Higashi, Aiko Sato
3 118 min. 2016 HD
Toshio hires Yasaka to work in his workshop. But then this old acquaintance, who has just been released from prison, begins to meddle in Toshio’s family life…
Director: Kōji Fukada
Actors: Tadanobu Asano, Mariko Tsutsui, Takahiro Miura, Kanji Furutachi, Momone Shinokawa
Kasane – Beauty and Fate
4 112 min. 2018 HD
Kasane Fuchi (Kyoko Yoshine) is the daughter of a beautiful, legendary actress. Kasane has excellent acting skills as well, but she is not attractive. She has a hard time due to her unattractiveness. Kasane has a lipstick left behind by her late mother. The lipstick holds a strange power. Whenever Kasane applies the lipstick and kisses someone, she takes that person's face. Meanwhile, Nina Tanzawa (Tao Tsuchiya) is a beautiful actress with poor acting skills. She meets Kasane Fuchi and their fates change.
Director: Yûichi Satô
Genres: Mystery , Fantasy
Actors: Tao Tsuchiya, Kyôko Yoshine, Rei Dan, Tadanobu Asano, Mariko Tsutsui
The Land of Hope
3 133 min. 2012 HD
An old couple, their only son, the son's wife, a young man and his lover live peacefully in a village. Then, a terrifying earthquake strikes that causes a nearby nuclear station to explode. The residents must evacuate, but the family lives on a farm, with only half of the area designated as an evacuation area...
Director: Sion Sono
Actors: Isao Natsuyagi, Naoko Ôtani, Jun Murakami, Megumi Kagurazaka, Yutaka Shimizu
4 177 min. 2007 HD
Jun, a 16-year-old teen, refuses to stand while the national anthem is being played at his graduation ceremony. This event will totally change his life, as he involuntarily becomes the new hero of a rebel anti-system youth. Singer Muy's pop music and his friend, Nozomi, with whom he shares his sadness and hatred for the society that surrounds them, help him bear his terrible loneliness.
Director: Yuji Dan
Actors: Katsuya Kobayashi, Aimi Nakamura, Maiko Tomeoku, Sadami Sakamoto, Mariko Tsutsui
0 2008 HD
Director: Meiji Fujita
Actors: Masakazu Tamura, Hitomi Kuroki, Satomi Ishihara, Shota Matsuda, Tomoko Fujita
0 104 min. 2018 HD
A traditional ballad singer Hiroshi has enthusiastic middle-aged female fans. Takeru believes that by doing good things to others, he could cause a miracle to happen and cure his beloved girlfriend who is in coma. Tetsuo avenges himself on yakuza for putting him in a jail and now is chased by them. These three men's paths are somehow intertwined and drawing them toward a showdown.
Genres: Drama , Music
Actors: Shintarô Akiyama, Shô Aoyagi, Keita Machida, Shûhei Nogae, Hayato Onozuka
3 110 min. 2013 HD
Harumi Hagiwara lands in the hospital after being involved in an accident. She hits it off with her nurse, Reiko Nishimura, and the two decide to move in together after she's discharged. However, Harumi begins to witness a series of mysterious events soon after noticing Reiko's strange behavior. Additionally, she fears for her own safety when Reiko starts referring to herself as 'Mari' as if she's become an entirely different person. Before long, the situation develops into a case of murder.
Director: Takeshi Furusawa
Genres: Thriller , Horror
Actors: Kyoko Fukada, Keiko Kitagawa, Kengo Kora, Hiroyuki Onoue, Chihiro Otsuka
2 105 min. 2016 HD
Madly explores love in all its permutations in six short films from a vibrant group of filmmakers representing Japan, Argentina, the UK, the US, India, and Australia. All forms of love are on display in this anthology. And all manners of feelings expressed from jubilance to depression are done so strongly.
Director: Gael García Bernal
Actors: Justina Bustos, Pablo Seijo, Lex Santos, Radhika Apte, Satyadeep Misra
Lost Girls & Love Hotels
3 97 min. 2020 HD
Searching for escape in Tokyo's back alleys, a haunted English teacher explores love and lust with a dashing Yakuza, as their tumultuous affair takes her on a journey through the city's dive bars and three-hour love hotels.
Director: William Olsson
Genres: Drama , Thriller
Actors: Alexandra Daddario, Takehiro Hira, Carice van Houten, Dasha Teranishi, Mariko Tsutsui
3 76 min. 2016 HD
Young artist Kyoko (Ami Tomite) wreaks havoc on everyone that she encounters, her worst being reserved for simpering older assistant Noriko (Mariko Trutsui), whom she routinely humiliates-or at least that's what seems to be happening, before an abrupt about-face. Outrageous rabble-rouser Sono's contribution to the Roman Porno redux series contains plenty of sex, but is also a fourth-wall breaking, experimental study of feminine agency set against outlandish, eye-popping backdrops.
Director: Sion Sono
Actors: Ami Tomite, Mariko Tsutsui, Yûya Takayama, Fujiko, Asami
One Missed Call
3 112 min. 2003 HD
People mysteriously start receiving voicemail messages from their future selves, in the form of the sound of them reacting to their own violent deaths, along with the exact date and time of their future death, listed on the message log. The plot thickens as the surviving characters pursue the answers to this mystery which could save their lives.
Director: Takashi Miike
Genres: Horror , Thriller
Actors: Kou Shibasaki, Shinichi Tsutsumi, Kazue Fukiishi, Anna Nagata, Atsushi Ida
2 2013 HD
Director: Sion Sono
Genres: Comedy , Drama , Action & Adventure
Actors: Shota Sometani, Kaho, Erina Mano, Ken Yasuda, Megumi Kagurazaka
4 72 min. 2011 HD
Shima (Mirei Kiritani) is a second year high school student. She has already become the youngest ever winner of a "new writer award" for poetry. Yet, she keeps it a secret that she is a writer at school. Shima has developed feelings for fellow second year high school student Kento (Takahiro Miura). One day, Kento confesses his feelings for her and they begin to have a relationship. Shima has difficulties understanding other's emotions and can't understand Kento's feelings. Soon afterwards, Kento decides to break up with Shim...
Director: Masaaki Taniguchi
Actors: Mirei Kiritani, Takahiro Miura, Reiko Takashima, Tatsuya Kishida, Mao Inoue
The Virgin Psychics
3 114 min. 2015 HD
A high-school student Yoshiro has never got a spotlight in his life and spends his days aimlessly. What only shines in his life is a girl Sae at his school. Even if being completely disregarded by her, he still dreams of becoming her true love in the future. One day, he finds himself having a mind-reading psychic power. As he looks around, there seem more psychics born in the city, and somehow they are all virgins! One uses his psychokinetic power to fulfill his sexual desire or turns into a flasher using teleportation ability... On the arrival of the psychics like Yoshiro, the city gets gradually infested with the erotic terrorism evoked by a mysterious group. Knowing he has never got any attention from the girl of his dreams, Yoshiro determines to use his power to save the world from this steamy chaos and show off what he has got to the love of his life!
Director: Sion Sono
Genres: Comedy , Science Fiction
Actors: Shota Sometani, Elaiza Ikeda, Erina Mano, Makita Sports, Motoki Fukami
Love for Sale
0 88 min. 2017 HD
Ryoko becomes a reporter for a major newspaper after receiving a master's degree from Tokyo University's graduate program. While concealing her adult video acting experience during her university days, she spends her evenings frequenting "host clubs" with her friend. At the same time, she is in a stimulating relationship with boyfriend Rei. Ryoko seeks emotional balance, and despite feeling the contradiction between her day and night lifestyle, hopes to gain happiness in her life.
Director: Eiji Uchida
Actors: Chihiro Shibata, Kiss Konishi, Yûki Kubota, Atsushi Harada, Maasa Igarashi
When a Tree Falls
0 94 min. 2019 HD
A young couple is devastated when their son is killed by a falling tree during a windstorm. As the distraught father begins to look for answers into his son’s death, what appears to be a tragic accident turns out to have been the result of multiple blunders by multiple people.
Director: Yuya Ishii
Actors: Satoshi Tsumabuki, Mao Inoue, Masato Hagiwara, Yukiya Kitamura, Ken Mitsuishi
The Hungry Lion
3 78 min. 2018 HD
A high-school teacher is arrested for having sexual relations with a minor. Young Hiromi finds herself in the eye of the storm when she is suspected of featuring in her teacher’s leaked sex video and her innocence is questioned by everyone around her.
Director: Takaomi Ogata
Actors: Urara Matsubayashi, Mariko Tsutsui, Tomomi Sugai, Nanami Hidaka, Sakiko Kato
4 120 min. 2018 HD
Akira is widowed and left with a pre-teen stepson. Travelling with him to her late husband's hometown, she meets her odd father-in-law and yet decides to make a go of living and working there. She attends training and joins the railway company where her father-in-law works and her late man dreamt of ending up as a child.
Director: Yasuhiro Yoshida
Actors: Kasumi Arimura, Jun Kunimura, Nanami Sakuraba, Ryusei Kiyama, Houka Kinoshita
A Girl Missing
3 111 min. 2019 HD
Ichiko works as a private nurse for a family she has almost became a part of. While Ichiko cares for the grandmother, she is also a confidant to Motoko, the eldest sister. But one day, Motoko’s younger sister disappears. And the media soon reveal the kidnapper to be Ichiko’s own nephew.
Director: Kōji Fukada
Actors: Mariko Tsutsui, Mikako Ichikawa, Sosuke Ikematsu, Hisako Ookata, Mitsuru Fukikoshi
2 106 min. 2013 HD
Nursing student Asuka has just moved into an apartment complex with her parents and younger brother. On the first night in her new room, she is awoken by a strange scratching sound coming from the apartment of her neighbor, a reclusive old man who has refused all attempts at communication. Concerned over his well being, Asuka enters his home only to find him dead from malnutrition. Worse, it looks as if he had been trying to claw his way into her room. Asuka learns that there have been a number of strange deaths in the complex over the years from Shinobu, the handyman cleaning up the old man’s apartment. Even the girls at school whisper rumors of it being haunted.
Director: Hideo Nakata
Actors: Atsuko Maeda, Hiroki Narimiya, Masanobu Katsumura, Naomi Nishida, Sosei Tanaka
Detective in the Bar 2
4 119 min. 2013 HD
A friend of the detective has been is murdered. During the investigation, he comes across a source which tells him that his friend was murdered for involvement with the dark side of the political world. On top of that, a woman approaches the detective with a request.
Director: Hajime Hashimoto
Genres: Comedy , Drama , Action
Actors: Yo Oizumi, Ryuhei Matsuda, Machiko Ono, Tomorowo Taguchi, Kazuki Namioka
3 123 min. 2019 HD
A family reunites after 15 years. They each have a story to tell as they have not forgotten what happened years ago.
Director: Kazuya Shiraishi
Actors: Takeru Satoh, Ryohei Suzuki, Mayu Matsuoka, Yūko Tanaka, Takuma Otoo
The Little Maestro
0 108 min. 2012 HD
This movie tell a story that set in a small fishing village in Shikamachi, Ishikawa Prefecture, People in this village depend on the local amateur orchestra as their favorite source of entertainment. When the conductor dies unexpectedly, the townspeople recruit the man’s granddaughter, a high school student with a talent for conducting.
Director: Toshirô Saiga
Actors: Kasumi Arimura, Yumiko Shaku, Keizo Kanie, Mariko Tsutsui, Eisuke Sasai
Tokyo Vampire Hotel
3 2017 HD
Le jour de ses 22 ans, Manami va se retrouver au cœur de l’affrontement de deux clans de vampires, les Dracula et les Corvin, qui s’opposent depuis des siècles. Mais tout ceci ne lui arrive peut-être pas par hasard...
Director: Sion Sono
Genres: Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Actors: Kaho, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Ami Tomite, Yumi Adachi, Megumi Kagurazaka
0 112 min. 2015 HD
A woman bears a 13 year grudge with her father over the traditional dance he was performing that caused him to be absent from her mother's death, until they reconnect over the very same dance.
Director: Yasuo Okuaki
Genres: Family , Drama
Actors: Rina Takeda, Ren Osugi, Mariko Tsutsui, Mei Kurokawa, Ryu Morioka