7 Japanese Movies With 8.0+ IMDb Rating

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Spirited Away (2001) - 8.6/10 Rating

Miyazaki's masterpiece transports viewers to a magical world with stunning animation and a touching story, earning widespread acclaim and an IMDb rating of 8.6.

Seven Samurai (1954) - 8.6/10 Rating

Akira Kurosawa's epic tale of samurai defending a village against bandits is a cinematic triumph, praised for its gripping storytelling and iconic characters, with an IMDb rating of 8.6.

Harakiri (1962) - 8.6/10 Rating

Masaki Kobayashi's harrowing portrayal of honor and revenge in feudal Japan captivates audiences with its powerful performances and thought-provoking narrative, boasting an IMDb rating of 8.6.

Grave of the Fireflies (1988) - 8.5/10 Rating

Isao Takahata's heartbreaking tale of two siblings struggling to survive during World War II is a poignant exploration of loss and resilience, earning an IMDb rating of 8.5.

Woman in the Dunes (1964) - 8.5/10 Rating

Hiroshi Teshigahara's existential masterpiece delves into themes of identity and captivity with haunting visuals and profound storytelling, garnering an IMDb rating of 8.5.

Your Name (2016) - 8.4/10 Rating

Makoto Shinkai's breathtaking blend of romance, fantasy, and drama captivates audiences with its stunning animation and emotionally resonant story, earning an IMDb rating of 8.4.

High and Low (1963) - 8.4/10 Rating

Akira Kurosawa's gripping crime thriller explores social inequality and moral dilemmas with masterful direction and powerhouse performances, boasting an IMDb rating of 8.4.