The Best Japanese Horror Films Films
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The Best Japanese Horror Films

List Criteria: Japanese movies in the horror genre only

A list of the Best Japanese Horror Films. Are you wondering which Japanese horror films are considered the best by voters like you? This list ranks Japanese horror films in order of most popular Japanese horror movie to the least popular. If a particular favorite is not at the top of the list, go ahead and vote for your own favorite Japanese horror movie to see it get raised to a higher spot. Or, if you don’t see a favorite Japanese horror movie listed, go ahead and add it to the list so that other Japanese horror movie enthusiasts can enjoy it as well.

Are you a Japanese horror movie fan? Are you looking for a new Japanese horror movie that you haven’t seen yet? With this extensive list of the best Japanese horror films, you are sure to find some horror movies that you’ve never seen. Perhaps you’ve seen one that you liked really well but you can’t remember the name of this special Japanese horror movie.

This list of the best Japanese horror movies, some with pictures displayed, will help you find the one you are looking for. Or, you might just find some new favorites to add to your own list of favorite Japanese horror movies. No matter what you are searching for in Japanese horror films, you are sure to find some answers with this list of Japanese horror movies.
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  1. 1
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    Misaki Ito, Megumi Okina, Takashi Matsuyama

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    Hiroyuki Sanada, Miki Nakatani, Yutaka Matsushige

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    Noriko Sakai, Chiharu Niiyama, Yui Ichikawa

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    Eihi Shiina, Renji Ishibashi, Ren Osugi

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    Kou Shibasaki, Anna Nagata, Renji Ishibashi

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    Pulse

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    added by galenandrews Takeshi Kitano, Chiaki Kuriyama, Kou Shibasaki

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    Asami Mizukawa, Fumiyo Kohinata, Hitomi Kuroki

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    Kimiko Yo, Ryo Ishibashi, Rolly Teranishi

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  10. 10
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    Kyoko Fukada, Hiroyuki Sanada, Masahiro Motoki

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    Kōji Yakusho, Ren Osugi, Masato Hagiwara

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  12. 12
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    The Curse Maria Takagi

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    Bai Ling, Lee Byung-hun, Yeom Jeong-ah

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  14. 14
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    Carved: The Slit Mouthed Woman Saaya Irie, Miki Mizuno, Eriko Sato

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  15. 15
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    added by galenandrews Kiyohiko Ozaki, Kimiko Ikegami, Haruko Wanibuchi

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  16. 16
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    Fujiko, Mai Takahashi, Masumi Miyazaki

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    Reincarnation

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    Shinya Tsukamoto, Ayumu Saito, Shun Sugata

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    Renji Ishibashi, Show Aikawa, Shôhei Hino

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  20. 20
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    Kōichi Satō, Shirô Sano, Mari Hoshino

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    added by galenandrews Shinya Tsukamoto, Renji Ishibashi, Tomorowo Taguchi

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  22. 22
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    Nobuko Otowa, Taiji Tonoyama, Kei Sato

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    added by JohnnyGuerrero Ju-Rei Eriko Kazuto, Miku Ueno

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    new! & added by RussellBrill Moon Geun-young, Im Soo-jung, Yeom Jeong-ah

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    added by RussellBrill Kang Hye-jung, Choi Min-sik, Oh Dal-su

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  26. 26
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    Eihi Shiina, Tak Sakaguchi, Yoshihiro Nishimura

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    Spiral

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    Hitomi, Shinya Tsukamoto, Yoshio Harada

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    Eimei Esumi, Nakamura Kichiemon II, Mutsuhiro Toura

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  30. 30
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    added by JohnnyGuerrero Maki Horikita, Noriko Sakai, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

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    Maki Horikita, Fumina Hara, Mayuka Suzuki

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    added by JohnnyGuerrero Chiaki Kuriyama, Ren Osugi, Taro Suwa

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  33. 33
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    Mao Inoue, Asaka Seto, Kumiko Aso

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    Ring O: Birthday

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    Tales From The Dead Masami Kosaka, Toshiya Agata, Leni Ito

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    added by galenandrews Fujiko, Kenichi Endō, Shungiku Uchida

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  37. 37
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    added by galenandrews Lesson of the Evil Hideaki Ito, Takayuki Yamada, Daniel Genalo

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    new! & added by RussellBrill Lee Byung-hun, Choi Min-sik, Cheon Ho-Jin

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    new! & added by RussellBrill Grotesque Shigeo Osako, Hiroaki Kawatsure, Tsugumi Nagasawa

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    added by RussellBrill Youki Kudoh, Billy Drago, Toshie Negishi

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  41. 41
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    Kōji Yakusho, Ryo Kase, Tsuyoshi Ihara

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    Chiaki Kuriyama, Ren Osugi, Megumi Sato

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    added by JohnnyGuerrero Kenzo Karawasaki, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Taiji Tonoyama

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  44. 44
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    Kazue Fukiishi, Ken Mitsuishi, Yuriko Yoshitaka

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    Schoolgirl Apocalypse Rino Higa, Max Mackenzie, Mai Tsujimoto

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    Tadanobu Asano, Mikako Ichikawa, Nao Ōmori

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    The Last Supper Hiroki Matsukata, Masaya Kato, Fumina Hara

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    Premonition

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    added by galenandrews Naoto Takenaka, Tetsurō Tamba, Keiko Matsuzaka

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    Hide and Go Kill 2

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