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 2013 together with contact details on Japanese film industries, bilingually in Japanese and English.

THE ETERNAL ZERO

THE ETERNAL ZERO (2013)

Director: YAMAZAKI Takashi
Cast: OKADA Junichi, MIURA Haruma, INOUE Mao

Wartime drama based on TV writer Hyakuta Naoki's debut novel. Delves into the tragedy of a Kamikaze pilot who died during World War II, as seen through the eyes of his presentday grandson. Directed by Yamazaki Takashi of ALWAYS -Sunset on Third Stree...

Release Date: Dec, 21st, 2013

Fallujah Iraqsensou Nihonjinhitojichijiken...Soshite

Fallujah Iraqsensou Nihonjinhitojichijiken...Soshite (2013)

Director: ITO Megumi
Cast: TAKATO Nahoko, IMAI Noriaki

Documentary about the 2004 incident in which Japanese people were taken hostage. Conveys the raw reality of Fallujah, Iraq and problems facing Japanese society through the present-day lives of former hostages Imai Noriaki and Takato Nahoko. In the m...

Release Date: Dec, 7th, 2013

Bilocation

Bilocation (2013)

Director: ASATO Mari
Cast: MIZUKAWA Asami, SENGA Kento, TAKADA Sho

Horror film that exploits visual effects to depict the terror of a girl whose life is targeted by a "bilocation," her own alter ego. Based on Hojo Haruka's same-named novel, recipient of the 17th Horror Novel Grand Prize. Presents "original" and "B" ...

Release Date: Jan, 18th, 2014

DokiDoki! Pretty Cure the Movie Memories for the Future

DokiDoki! Pretty Cure the Movie Memories for the Future (2013)

Director: ITO Naoyuki
Cast: NABATAME Hitomi, KOTOBUKI Minako, FUCHIGAMI Mai

The 15th feature film in a franchise featuring transforming heroines that celebrated ten years on television in 2013. The members of "Dokidoki! Pretty Cure" battle to protect the past and forge the future. Its box office takings of 210 million yen in...

Release Date: Oct, 26th, 2013

Case of Kyoko, Case of Shuichi

Case of Kyoko, Case of Shuichi (2013)

Director: OKUDA Eiji
Cast: ANDO Sakura, EMOTO Tasuku, WADA Sohkoh

The fifth directorial effort and the first in around six years from film director and actor Okuda Eiji. This drama, set before and after the Great East Japan Earthquake, offers a delicate depiction of a man and woman forced to leave their hometown in...

Release Date: Oct, 5th, 2013

My Little Sweet Pea

My Little Sweet Pea (2013)

Director: YOSHIDA Keisuke
Cast: HORIKITA Maki, MATSUDA Ryuhei, YO Kimiko

An abundantly humorous depiction of an anime-obsessed girl with dreams of becoming a voice actor who is forced to grow up when her estranged mother dies. Its director is Yoshida Keisuke (Cafe ISOBE). Lead actress Horikita Maki plays opposite Yo Kimik...

Release Date: Dec, 21st, 2013

Aragure II Roppongi vs Shibuya

Aragure II Roppongi vs Shibuya (2014)

Director: GONNO Hajime
Cast: SUZUKI Nobuyuki, CHO Tamiyasu, ENDO Yuya

アラグレII ROPPONGI v.s. SHIBUYA 東京・六本木を拠点にする不良グループの生き様を描く青春映画の続編。オリジナルビデオやTVドラマなども手がける権野元が、前作に続き監督を務める。パワーアップしたバトルアクションを交え、恋愛や友情、裏切りなどを盛り込んだ物語が、めまぐるしく展開。 ケンカを封印され、鬱憤がたまるばかりの"六本木の狂犬"こと星哉(鈴木伸之)。そんな星哉が、六本木対渋谷の一大抗争に発展するきっかけを作ってしまう。 http://jfdb.jp/tit...

Release Date: Feb, 22nd, 2014

HUNTER×HUNTER THE MOVIE: The LAST MISSION

HUNTER×HUNTER THE MOVIE: The LAST MISSION (2013)

Director: KAWAGUCHI Keiichiro
Cast: HAN Megumi, ISE Mariya, FUJIWARA Keiji

The second animated feature based on Togashi Yoshihiro's popular manga. A lavish voice cast including kabuki performer Nakamura Shidou, comedian Amano Hiroyuki, and model Yamamoto Mizuki helps to depict a fierce battle between hunters divided into "l...

Release Date: Dec, 27th, 2013

HOMESICK

HOMESICK (2012)

Director: HIROHARA Satoru
Cast: KAKU Tomohiro, KANEDA Yuki, FUNASAKI Tsubasa

Director Hirohara Satoru caught the world's attention with Good Morning to the World!!, his Musashino Art University graduation film. Hirohara produced this feature-length theatrical debut with a scholarship from the Pia Film Festival. Poignant and f...

Release Date: Aug, 10th, 2013

Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno

Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno (2014)

Director: OTOMO Keishi
Cast: SATOH Takeru, TAKEI Emi, ISEYA Yusuke

The second live-action film based on Watsuki Nobuhiro's bestselling manga. It serves as the first of a two-part narrative set in Kyoto that was the manga's most popular storyline. Otomo Keishi returns as director after helming the film that kicked of...

Release Date: Aug, 1st, 2014

R-18 Women’s Fiction Prize vol.2 JELLYFISH

R-18 Women’s Fiction Prize vol.2 JELLYFISH (2013)

Director: KANEKO Shusuke
Cast: OTANI Mio, HANAI Rumi, KAWATA Hiroki

Film adaptation of a finalist for the 11th R-18 Women's Fiction Prize, which solicits novels about sex by female authors. This romance brings a sensitive touch to the story of inexperienced love between two high school girls. Miyashita Yuki (Otani M...

Release Date: Aug, 31st, 2013

Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi - World's Greatest First Love In the case of Takafumi Yokozawa - The Movie

Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi - World's Greatest First Love In the case of Takafumi Yokozawa - The Movie (2014)

Director: KON Chiaki
Cast: HORIUCHI Kenyu, SOGETSU Noboru, HORIE Yui

Theatrical film about the love of a handsome editor, based on Nakamura Shungiku's comic featuring Boys Love. Veteran voice actors Horiuchi Kenyu and Sogetsu Noboru (Furuya Toru) give virtuoso performances of their characters' "adult" interactions. Sc...

Release Date: Mar, 15th, 2014