JFDB is a Japanese Film Database managed in cooperation with the Japan Foundation and UNIJAPAN. It provides search for information on Japanese films according to title, film cast and staff, or film industry related companies. JFDB also offers information on Japanese films released in period from year 2002 to 2015 together with contact details on Japanese film industries, bilingually in Japanese and English.

NEW THEATRICAL MOVIE INITIAL D Lgend3

NEW THEATRICAL MOVIE INITIAL D Lgend3 (2016)

Director: NAKA Toshihito
Cast: MIYANO Mamoru, ONO Daisuke, NAKAMURA Yuichi

Finale of the new feature film anime trilogy based on Sigeno Shuichi's original comic, which has also been adapted as a TV anime series. The protagonist, a tofu delivery truck driver with genius driving abilities, and his biggest rival face off to se...

Release Date: Feb, 6th, 2016

BLACK ROOM

BLACK ROOM (2015)

Director: TSUJIOKA Masato
Cast: TSUJIOKA Masato, YUKI Yu, ASAGIRI Ryo

OLD PRISON director Tsujioka Masato not only produces, writes, shoots, directs, and edits, but also stars in this violent thriller. It depicts through extreme characterization the destructive, love-hate obsession born out of a man's unrequited love. ...

Release Date: Sep, 12th, 2015

The Genealogy of Sake

The Genealogy of Sake (2015)

Director: ISHII Kaori
Cast: SANBAI Koichi, NOGUCHI Naohiko, HASE Shokichi

The film focuses on the toji of Noto Peninsula, where is certified as a GIAHS, who pour their beautiful souls into Japanese Sake brewing. And the film shows the environment that the rice is grown in, and the holy ceremonies of the harvest. Toji act...

Release Date: Sep, 26th, 2015

DECLINE OF AN ASSASSIN

DECLINE OF AN ASSASSIN (2015)

Director: KUBOTA Shoji
Cast: KONDO Yoshimasa, KATO Keisuke, SUZUKI Shogo

Hard-boiled feature film from director Kubota Shoji, whose film THE LITTLE GIRL IN ME was an official selection in the 36th Montreal World Film Festival. Dark portrayal of a veteran hitman living in the underworld as he grapples with old age. Kurosa...

Release Date: Oct, 10th, 2015

Pretty Cure All Stars: Sing Together♪ Miracle Magic!

Pretty Cure All Stars: Sing Together♪ Miracle Magic! (2016)

Director: TSUCHIDA Yutaka
Cast: TAKAHASHI Rie, HORIE Yui, SHIMAMURA Yu

Twentieth feature film in the Pretty Cure series. Produced as the first-ever authentic musical in the series with composer and lyricist Mori Yukinojo in charge of music production. Mirai (voice: Takahashi Rie) and Riko (voice: Horie Yui) visit a tow...

Release Date: Mar, 19th, 2016

Chigasaki Story

Chigasaki Story (2014)

Director: MISAWA Takuya
Cast: KOSHINO Ena, SUGINO Kiki, HORI Natsuko

Set in Chigasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, the romantic outlook of 7 men and women unfold in this youth ensemble written and directed by Misawa Takuya who makes his feature film debut. Winner of the Best Feature award at the 3rd Syros International Film ...

Release Date: Sep, 19th, 2015

Chimamire Sukeban Chainsaw

Chimamire Sukeban Chainsaw (2016)

Director: YAMAGUCHI Hiroki
Cast: UCHIDA Rio, YAMACHI Mari, SATO Seira

The battle between a delinquent high school girl wielding a chainsaw and a cyborg unfold in this splatter film directed by Yamaguchi Hiroki whose Hellavator: The Bottled Fools received positive acclaim from abroad. The daughter of a building demolis...

Release Date: Feb, 20th, 2016

YO-KAI WATCH 2: Five Tales from Beyond... Meow!

YO-KAI WATCH 2: Five Tales from Beyond... Meow! (2015)

Director: TAKAHASHI Shigeharu, USHIRO Shinji
Cast: TOMATSU Haruka, SEKI Tomokazu, KOZAKURA Etsuko

This is the second theatrical anime of "YO-KAI WATCH," the game which has expanded to a variety of other media. The film depicts the interaction between a regular boy Amano Keita, who acquires a mysterious timepiece known as "YO-KAI WATCH," and count...

Release Date: Dec, 19th, 2015

Dryads in a Snow Valley

Dryads in a Snow Valley (2015)

Director: KOBAYASHI Shigeru
Cast: KAGURE Shigeo

Documentary about people living in the snowbelt region of Niigata Prefecture near the Nagano Prefecture border. Director Kobayashi Shigeru and his crew spent five years to shoot and finish the film. Official selection for the 2015 Yamagata Internatio...

Release Date: Mar, 19th, 2016

HIS GIRLFRIEND

HIS GIRLFRIEND (2015)

Director: IKEDA Chihiro
Cast: SHISON Jun, YOSHINE Kyoko, KOJIMA Riria

A teen drama adapting the identically titled best-selling girl's manga by Nanba Atsuko which has sold over 1 million copies. Yoshine Kyoko from the TV series 'High School Chorus' and SHISON Jun from 'Ressha Sentai ToQger' among other popular young ac...

Release Date: Oct, 17th, 2015

BORUTO: NARUTO THE MOVIE

BORUTO: NARUTO THE MOVIE (2015)

Director: YAMASHITA Hiroyuki
Cast: SANPEI Yuko, KIKUCHI Cocoro, TAKEUCHI Junko

An animated movie that picks up where the "Naruto" hit ninja manga series left off. It presents an intense depiction of the struggles of a new generation of ninja, filled with battle scenes. Series creator Kishimoto Masashi penned the screenplay, and...

Release Date: Aug, 7th, 2015

A Story of Hikari and Lies

A Story of Hikari and Lies (2015)

Director: HAYASAKA Ryosuke
Cast: SHIBATA Kyoka, HASEGAWA Tomoharu

Installation in the omnibus "4 Stories with a Cat" in which four young directors deal with the theme of cats. Director Hayazaka Ryosuke‘s graduation film Socratic Love for the Graduate School of Film and New Media at Tokyo University of the Arts got ...

Release Date: Dec, 12th, 2015