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My Way

2011 | NR | 4.2 out of 5 Stars

This fact-based wartime drama follows two young men, one Korean and one Japanese, whose athletic rivalry ends with the start of World War II. Captured by the Soviets, both men escape but are separated, only to meet again in the D-Day invasion.
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Adrift in Tokyo

2007 | NR | 3.6 out of 5 Stars

Debt collector Fukuhara (Tomokazu Miura) is sent to shake down 800,000 yen from hapless college student Takemura (Jô Odagiri). But Fukuhara says he'll forgive the debt if the young man simply agrees to walk with him across Tokyo. An unlikely friendship develops during the long downtown journey, filled with bizarre encounters, strange characters and thoughtful conversation in this offbeat comic gem.
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Shinobi: Heart Under Blade

2005 | NR | 3.6 out of 5 Stars

It's X-Men meets Romeo and Juliet in Ten Shimoyama's ninja action thriller. Gennosuke (Joe Odagiri), from the Koga ninja clan, falls in love with Oboro (Yukie Nakama), from the rival Iga clan. Already exiled to the mountains, the evil Shogun aims to eliminate the tribes. He pits the clans against each other in a duel to the death, where the ninjas wield their supernatural powers. But will inbred hate snuff out forbidden love?
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2008 | NR | 2.8 out of 5 Stars

In this dark, surreal fantasy from Korean director Ki-duk Kim, a man named Jin (Jô Odagiri) discovers that he's inextricably linked to a young woman (Na-yeong Lee) through his dreams, which she acts out to the letter while in a trance-like state. Their entwined lives become even more complicated when Jin's dreams of an old lover lead the girl to reconnect with her own estranged ex. Can the duo make peace with their plight, or will it doom them?
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Then Summer Came

2008 | NR | 2.5 out of 5 Stars

Tamio and his father Nobuo are both unable to mature and break out of their roles as father and son. When Tamio is to be married they both go through extraordinary pains to make the event special.
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Pavilion Salamandre

2006 | NR | 2.0 out of 5 Stars

Four beautiful sisters are entrusted with taking care of Kinjiro, a giant salamander and national treasure. Rumors spread that Kinjiro is an impostor, so a genius x-ray technician is sent to run some tests.
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Looking For Cherry Blossoms

2009 | NR | 1.9 out of 5 Stars

In this film directed by star actor Joe Odagiri, three strangers gather in search of an elusive cherry blossom. The tree hardly matters after a while, though, as they stumble into one funny and revealing episode after another.
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