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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play The Sun  Certified PG  
A natural companion piece to Downfall, The Sun takes as its subject another major figure of World War II, Japan's Emperor Hirohito. Made by Alexander Sokurov, the acclaimed director of the hit Russian Ark, the film examines the events leading up to Japan's
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'Metropolis is the new milestone in anime. It has beauty, power, mystery and above all heart. Images from this film will stay with you forever.' James Cameron Based on the classic manga by Osamu Tezuka, Metropolis was brought to the screen by two
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play 2046  Certified 12  
Opening in the year 2046, in which a man named Tak (Takuya Kimura) attempts to persuade wjw1967 (Faye Wong) to travel back in time with him, the film soon shifts to the year 1966 in which Chow Mo-Wan (Tony Leung Chiu-wai), a struggling author, asks the
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Eureka (2000)  Certified 15  
This 220 minute, beautifully composed black & white film explores a transcendent story of redemption. On what seemed to be a normal morning in southwest Japan, a crazed killer, apparently without motive, hijacks a city bus. In the ensuing carnage only
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play The Grudge (2003)  Certified 15  
A volunteer home care worker, Rika, enters the home of a bed-ridden patient and discovers a strange ghostly presence lurking behind a door sealed with duct tape. Her discovery unleashes a horrible evil which baffles police investigators, who find that
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Explosive Japanese cool hits the retail DVD market in the shape of Eureka Video's 'Street Mobster'. Internationally acclaimed guru director Kinji Fukasaku, the highly distinguished exponent of ultra violence with a purpose. Street mobster Isamu
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In 1969, Kenji, an elementary school kid and his friends built a secret base during their summer holidays. They fantasized that they had to fight villains who were out to conquer the world and wrote them in the "Book of Prophecies". Years later in 1997,
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Shinjuku Triad Society (1995)  Certified 18  
The first of three films, linked by theme rather than by character or story, which form Takashi Miike's acclaimed Triad Society trilogy (followed by 'Rainy Dog' and 'Ley Lines'), 'Shinjuku Triad Society' charts the bloody gangland battle for control over
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play The Grudge 2  Certified 15  
Takashi Shimizu returns to writing and directing a sequel to his own 'Ju-On' movie, expanding the macabre mythology of the ghostly little boy Toshio, who has a few more spine-tingling surprises in store...
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Memoirs Of A Geisha is a lush, sweeping historical and romantic Oscaar-winning epic, featuring gorgeous period costumes - primarily the exquisite kimono worn by the geisha. Featuring a fantastic cast of Ziyi Zhang (in her first English speaking role)
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From one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animated cinema comes the most acclaimed film of 2002, winner of the Golden Bear at Berlin and the 2003 Oscar for Best Animated Film and the highest grossing film in Japanese cinema history.
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Porco Rosso (1992)  Certified PG  
During the beginning years of the Great Depression, life in the Mediterranean has become difficult. Aerial pirate raids are gaining in frequency, thus requiring the need for capable "bodyguards". One of the best is a pig known as Porco Rosso. Once a human
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Rashomon (1950)  Certified 12  
Akira Kurosawa's highly acclaimed film, set in feudal Japan, presents an intriguing tale of violent crime in the woods, told from the perspective of four different characters--a bandit (Toshiro Mifune), a woman (Machiko Kyo), her husband (Masayuki Mori),
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Ring (1996)  Certified 18  
Within a week of watching a mysterious videotape, a group of teenagers are dead. The bodies are found gruesomely contorted, their eyes frozen as if they had seen something more terrifying than any physical threat. The video then becomes an urban myth.
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3D enabled played and TV required play Blu-Ray player or Playstation 3 required to play Akira (1988)  Certified 15  
In 1988, the landmark Anime film Akira, by director Katsuhiro Otomo, defined the cutting edge of Anime around the world. By today's standards, Akira remains a landmark achievement in cel animation and retains the explosive impact of its highly detailed
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