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1. Akira (1988)

R | 124 min | Animation, Action, Drama

8.1
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A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath who can only be stopped by two teenagers and a group of psychics.

Director: Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tesshô Genda

Votes: 146,785 | Gross: $0.55M

2. Grave of the Fireflies (1988)

Not Rated | 89 min | Animation, Drama, War

8.5
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A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Tsutomu Tatsumi, Ayano Shiraishi, Akemi Yamaguchi, Yoshiko Shinohara

Votes: 206,200

3. Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010 Video)

R | 88 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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Dante journeys through the nine circles of Hell -- limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud and treachery -- in search of his true love, Beatrice.

Directors: Victor Cook, Mike Disa, Sangjin Kim, Shûkô Murase, Jong-Sik Nam, Lee Seung-Gyu, Yasuomi Umetsu | Stars: Graham McTavish, Vanessa Branch, Steve Blum, Peter Jessop

Votes: 7,560

4. Elfen Lied (2004)

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

8.0
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Two university students come across a seemingly harmless girl named Lucy, unaware that she's actually a mutant serial killer with a split personality.

Stars: Sanae Kobayashi, Chihiro Suzuki, Mamiko Noto, Adam Conlon

Votes: 27,517

5. Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002–2005)

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Crime

8.5
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The futuristic adventures of a female cyborg counter intelligence agent and her support team.

Stars: Shirô Saitô, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, William Frederick Knight, Richard Epcar

Votes: 16,697

6. Kite (2014)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

4.4
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19 Metascore

After her cop father is killed, a young woman tracks the murderer down with the help of his ex-partner.

Director: Ralph Ziman | Stars: India Eisley, Jaco Muller, Annabel Linder, Christina Storm

Votes: 5,450

7. Ikki tousen (2003– )

TV-MA | 325 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.0
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Seven rival high schools battle each other for victory and total supremacy. The students will do what ever it takes to come out on top and see their school leading the way.

Stars: Yûko Kaida, Masumi Asano, Satoshi Hino, Kikuko Inoue

Votes: 948

8. Welcome to the NHK! (2006– )

TV-MA | Animation, Comedy, Drama

8.3
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This surreal dramedy follows Satou Tatsuhiro as he attempts to escape the evil machinations of the NHK.

Stars: Yutaka Koizumi, Yui Makino, Michael C. Pizzuto, Greg Ayres

Votes: 4,975

9. Barefoot Gen (1983)

TV-PG | 83 min | Animation, Biography, Drama

8.0
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A powerful statement against war, Barefoot Gen is a disturbing story about the effect of the atomic bomb on a boy's life and the lives of the Japanese people.

Director: Mori Masaki | Stars: Issei Miyazaki, Catherine Battistone, Yoshie Shimamura, Iona Morris

Votes: 6,644

10. No. 6 (2011– )

TV-14 | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.5
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In a city known as No.6, an elite student named Shion saves a young boy called Rat, who happens to be an escapee from the local prison. After being reunited with Rat years later, the two ... See full summary »

Stars: Greg Ayres, Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yûki Kaji, Kalob Martinez

Votes: 1,090

11. Devil Man - Volume 1: The Birth (1987– )

TV-MA | 57 min | Animation, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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Devilman faces the tortoise demon Jinmen and birdwoman Shiranu.

Stars: Shô Hayami, Alan Marriott, Yû Mizushima, Adam Matalon

Votes: 1,212

12. Blood-C (2011– )

TV-MA | Animation, Action, Fantasy

6.4
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Saya is a seemingly normal girl living with her father in a shrine. During the day she goes to school and spends time with her friends at a local cafe. But when night falls Saya is called upon to protect her village from strange monsters.

Stars: Alexis Tipton, Scott Freeman, Todd Haberkorn, Bill Jenkins

Votes: 912

13. Robot Carnival (1987 Video)

90 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A collection of short stories, made by different animators with "robot" as the working title.

Directors: Atsuko Fukushima, Hiroyuki Kitakubo, Hiroyuki Kitazume, Kôji Morimoto, Takashi Nakamura, Yasuomi Umetsu, Manabu Ôhashi, Hidetoshi Ômori, Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: Kôji Moritsugu, Yayoi Maki, Keiko Hanagata, Kumiko Takizawa

Votes: 1,752

14. Last Exile (2003– )

TV-PG | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.9
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It's the dawn of the Golden Age of Aviation on planet Prester, and retro-futuristic sky vehicles known as vanships dominate the horizon. Claus Valca - a flyboy born with the right stuff - ... See full summary »

Stars: Mayumi Asano, Chiwa Saitô, Paul St. Peter, Yukana Nogami

Votes: 3,257

15. A Wind Named Amnesia (1990 Video)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuo Yamazaki | Stars: Kazuki Yao, Keiko Toda, Kappei Yamaguchi, Noriko Hidaka

Votes: 1,003

16. Angel Cop (1989– )

Unrated | 180 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.8
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An elite anti-terrorist agent battles terrorists threatening Japan, but a mysterious third player is involved in their own way.

Stars: Mika Doi, Sharon Holm, Masashi Ebara, Jeff Harding

Votes: 696

17. Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (1985–1986)

30 min | Animation, Action, Drama

8.2
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Eight years after the One Year War, the Earth Federation creates an elite force called the Titans to hunt Zeon remnants. When Titans proves to be no better than Zeon, the Anti Earth Union Group (AEUG) is formed to restore peace in space.

Stars: Nobuo Tobita, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Miyuki Matsuoka

Votes: 905

18. Kokkoku (2018– )

Not Rated | 24 min | Animation, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Having failed 19 job interviews in one day, Juri Yukawa's dreams of moving out of her parents' home are utterly dashed. Stuck living with her working mother Nobuko, NEET brother Tsubasa, ... See full summary »

Stars: Amber Lee Connors, Marissa Lenti, Carl Masterson, Howard Wang

Votes: 330

19. Kite (1998)

50 min | Animation, Action, Crime

6.7
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She may be cute. She may be young. She may seem innocent and naive, but don't be fooled. She's a cold-blooded killer, and if you're on the wrong side of the law, you may be her next target.... See full summary »

Stars: Konami Yoshida, Kinryû Arimoto, Kôsuke Okano, Tatsuo Matoba

Votes: 3,565

20. Spriggan (1998)

R | 90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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48 Metascore

An elite superhuman agent must stop a foreign military unit from seizing control of an ancient artifact that holds the key to ultimate power.

Director: Hirotsugu Kawasaki | Stars: Shôtarô Morikubo, Ryuji Aigase, Takehito Koyasu, Katsumi Suzuki

Votes: 3,404 | Gross: $0.01M

21. Lily C.A.T. (1987 Video)

TV-14 | 80 min | Animation, Action, Horror

6.2
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The expendable crew of a corporate space vessel must stop a murderous shape-shifting alien organism that somehow got on board.

Director: Hisayuki Toriumi | Stars: Hiroyuki Okita, Masako Katsuki, Osamu Saka, Chikao Ohtsuka

Votes: 533

22. Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack (1988)

124 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.4
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Amuro Ray and Char Aznable settle their rivalry once and for all during the Second Neo Zeon War.

Director: Yoshiyuki Tomino | Stars: Tôru Furuya, Shûichi Ikeda, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Maria Kawamura

Votes: 1,061

23. The Dagger of Kamui (1985)

Not Rated | 132 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.9
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An orphan named Taro killed who Tein-Hei told her was the killer of his family. Taro found out, years later that Tein-Hei is the true killer and the man he killed was his father. Taro's ... See full summary »

Director: Rintaro | Stars: Hiroyuki Sanada, Mami Koyama, Tarô Ishida, Yuriko Yamamoto

Votes: 574

24. Casshern Sins (2008– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.3
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The world is falling apart and Casshern is to blame. He is said to have killed a robot named "Luna" and by doing so unleashed a plague referred to as "ruin". But Casshern has no ... See full summary »

Stars: Tôru Furuya, Eric Vale, Yûko Minaguchi, Trina Nishimura

Votes: 718

25. Kite Liberator (2007 Video)

Not Rated | 58 min | Animation, Action, Crime

5.6
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A teenage assassin is cleaning up the streets of Tokyo. The police call her the Angel of Death, an unfeeling assassin who eliminates targets with grace and precision, leaving only a flurry ... See full summary »

Director: Yasuomi Umetsu | Stars: Marina Inoue, Akemi Okamura, Masakazu Morita, Rikiya Koyama

Votes: 591

26. Robotech: The Movie (1986)

PG | 87 min | Animation, Action, Music

6.4
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Re-edited version of a Japanese TV serial combined with a direct-to-video anime, released in the U.S. as a feature.

Directors: Noboru Ishiguro, Carl Macek | Stars: Kerrigan Mahan, Iona Morris, Diane Michelle, Gregory Snegoff

Votes: 349

27. Cool Devices (1995– )

315 min | Animation, Adult, Drama

6.5
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A set of Japanese animated stories revolving around various sexual perversions. In one, a rich young heir wires his house with video cameras in order to satisfy his longings for his sister.... See full summary »

Stars: Dan Green, Marcus Frasier, Kumiko Nishihara, Tara Sands

Votes: 117

28. Lensman (1984)

PG-13 | 107 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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Kimball Kinnison, a young man from the agricultural planet Mquie and his Valerian companinon, Buscirk find a dying man with a legendary crystal lens embedded in his hand. As the man was ... See full summary »

Directors: Shûichi Hirokawa, Yoshiaki Kawajiri | Stars: Toshio Furukawa, Mami Koyama, Chikao Ohtsuka, Nachi Nozawa

Votes: 559

29. Mezzo Forte (2000– )

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Crime

6.8
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A young woman and her mercenary for hire team run afoul of a violent mob boss and his sociopath daughter.

Stars: Tomoko Kotani, Takumi Yamazaki, Taichirô Hirokawa, Shôzô Îzuka

Votes: 1,027

30. Kodocha (1996–1998)

TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.7
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The story of super hyper child star Sana Kurata. Her mother is an award winning writer who has strange hairstyles and hats in which lives the family pet, Maro-chan the squirrel. Her manager... See full summary »

Stars: Tomoko Hikita, Shizue Oda, Tatsuya Nakazaki, Laura Bailey

Votes: 393

31. Mezzo DSA (2003– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

6.6
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Mikura and her friends are back for more danger then ever in these 13 action packed episodes.

Stars: Luci Christian, Andy McAvin, Jason Douglas, Sasha Paysinger

Votes: 216

32. Harmagedon: Genma taisen (1983)

135 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

5.3
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A Transylvanian princess, a Japanese high school student and a 2000 year old warrior are selected to be part of a small force of powerful psionic warriors assembled to be the defenders of ... See full summary »

Director: Rintaro | Stars: Tôru Furuya, Mami Koyama, Masako Ikeda, Keiko Han

Votes: 312

33. Hen (1994–1996)

Comedy

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Yoshida Chizuru is the sexiest co-ed in her class. Secretly, she's been appearing in TV commercials - despite the fact that students are forbidden from working.

Stars: Ed Wasser, Wendi Westbrook, Anthony Vatsula, Lesley Woods

34. Megazone 23 (1985 Video)

Not Rated | 81 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A young biker stumbles onto a prototype motorcycle with a hidden function that has a link to the true nature of his world.

Director: Noboru Ishiguro | Stars: Masato Kubota, Maria Kawamura, Mîna Tominaga, Mayumi Shô

Votes: 313

35. Megazone 23 Part II: Please Give Me Your Secret (1986 Video)

Not Rated | 82 min | Animation, Action, Music

6.9
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Shogo Yahagi is on the run. But this time he's got his biker gang called 'Trash' on his side and they have chosen to revolt against the authorities, and the police. An invasion from an ... See full summary »

Director: Ichirô Itano | Stars: Kazuki Yao, Maria Kawamura, Shigeru Chiba, Kôichi Hashimoto

Votes: 167

36. Lupin III: Dead or Alive (1996)

95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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When Lupin heads to the kingdom of Zufu to pilfer its treasure, he incurs the wrath of its psychotic ruler General Headhunter, who places a dead-or-alive bounty on his head that many intend to collect.

Directors: Monkey Punch, Jun Kawagoe | Stars: Kan'ichi Kurita, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Makio Inoue, Eiko Masuyama

Votes: 424

37. Darkside Blues (1994)

83 min | Animation, Horror, Mystery

5.3
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A mysterious man attempts to save "The Dark Side of Tokyo" from the control of a land-hungry corporation.

Director: Nobuyasu Furukawa | Stars: Akio Ôtsuka, Hideyuki Hori, Kotono Mitsuishi, Kôichi Yamadera

Votes: 451

38. Casshan: Robot Hunter (1993– )

101 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

6.9
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In the near future, robot technology has advanced to the point of self-awareness. Under the leadership of the "Black King," machines have decimated the human population and conquered the world.

Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Yumi Tôma, Kenji Utsumi, Masaki Aizawa

Votes: 164

39. Strange Love (1997)

Not Rated | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Two explorations of the Lolita complex. Sushiaki Karasawa, a young teacher at a Tokyo high school, becomes infatuated with Yoshida Chizuru, a 19-year-old student who appears in a shampoo ... See full summary »

Stars: Atsuko Kichiya, Ayumi Sakurai, Akira Ishida, Ryôko Kinomiya

Votes: 79

40. Gatchaman (1994– )

Not Rated | 45 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.9
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A bird-themed superhero team fights against the menace of Galactor, a technologically advanced terrorist organization.

Stars: Masaya Onosaka, Kôji Ishii, Michiko Neya, Rica Matsumoto

Votes: 101

41. Outlanders (1986 Video)

Animation, Sci-Fi

6.0
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While invading Earth, Kahm runs across Tetsuya, a primitive but cute human and decides to marry him.

Director: Katsuhisa Yamada | Stars: Trish Ledoux, Kenji Utsumi, Tom Fahn, Mimi Woods

Votes: 141

42. Read or Die (2001 Video)

Not Rated | 33 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

7.5
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A young female agent with a powerful psionic power over paper must stop a plot for world destruction.

Director: Kôji Masunari | Stars: Rieko Miura, Michiko Neya, Ryan Abraham, Raymond Braun

Votes: 1,300

43. Ikki tousen: Shugaku Toshi Keppu-roku (2011 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 43 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.7
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Immediately following the events of "Ikki tousen: Xtreme Xecutor", the kids from Nanyo Academy head to Kyoto for a school trip. Before long, they run into rival classmates from other Kanto ... See full summary »

Director: Rion Kujô | Stars: Carrie Savage, Veronica Taylor, Ted Sroka, Samantha Tabak

Votes: 48

44. Wizard Barristers: Benmashi Cecil (2014– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Crime, Fantasy

6.3
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The story takes place in Tokyo in 2018, where normal humans and those who can use magic coexist. As a result, there are laws against using magic, and a "magic courtroom" exists to preside ... See full summary »

Stars: Katelyn Barr, Brittney Karbowski, Krystal LaPorte, Rob Mungle

Votes: 67

45. R.O.D the TV (2003–2004)

TV-PG | 25 min | Action, Adventure, Animation

7.5
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Nenene, a famous female writer, hires the Paper Sisters, so named due to their ability to manipulate and control paper, as bodyguards.

Stars: JB Blanc, Siobhan Flynn, Hunter Mackenzie Austin, Vesper Burnett

Votes: 434

46. Kimera (1997 Video)

55 min | Animation, Horror, Sci-Fi

4.7
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For centuries, there have been legends of "devils" walking the Earth, feeding off the blood of humans. However, the truth behind these vampiric legends has remained a mystery... until now. ... See full synopsis »

Director: Kazuyoshi Yokota | Stars: Yvonne Aquire, Bryan Bounds, Charles C. Campbell, Jayson Carr

Votes: 125

47. Time Stranger (1986)

91 min | Animation, Fantasy

6.3
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Time Stranger is the story of a bunch of teenagers getting transported back in time through Japan's history, and getting mixed up with samurai shenanigans.

Director: Mori Masaki | Stars: Keiko Toda, Hiromi Murata, Mitsuo Iwata, Seiji Kumagai

Votes: 83

48. Urusei Yatsura 6: Always My Darling (1991)

77 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.2
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Lupica, another one of the legion of space princesses that all seem to have found out about Earth in some tour book, appears and abducts Ataru. Needless to say, Lum, assisted by her friends... See full summary »

Director: Katsuhisa Yamada | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Naoko Matsui, Shinnosuke Furumoto

Votes: 163

49. Sol Bianca: The Legacy (1999)

200 min | Action, Animation, Sci-Fi

5.6
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Thousands of years into the future, mankind has colonized other planets across the galaxy and completely forgotten about Earth. On one part of the galaxy, the female space pirates and their... See full summary »

Director: Hiroyuki Ochi | Stars: Rica Matsumoto, Yoshiko Sakakibara, Tomo Saeki, Eri Miyajima

Votes: 134

50. Girl's High (2006– )

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy

6.6
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Eriko, Yuma and Ayano are so thrilled to attend Yamasaki Academy, a private high school. High school is not always what they expected. They are excited, naught, break the rules and give the... See full summary »

Stars: Hitomi Nabatame, Masumi Asano, Mamiko Noto, Satsuki Yukino

Votes: 77



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