The Best R-Rated Anime Movies Films

The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

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List of R-rated anime movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-rated anime movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all which one is actually the greatest R-Rated anime movie of all time. While anime is typically aimed at a younger audience, the R-rated anime films on this list tackle more mature subjects and complicated characters and themes. While all of these movies are animated, they are definitely not for kids.

This list of popular R-Rated anime movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. Good anime movies like Akira, Cowboy Bebop: The Movie, and Ninja Scroll top the list. If you think the top R-rated anime movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-rated anime films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-rated anime film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated anime movies?" and "What are the most famous R-rated anime movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you. Use this list if you're looking for some new anime movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great anime movies rated R, so get out there and start watching. You can impact the order of the list by having your social network weigh in via their votes.

Also, feel free to peruse the Best Foreign Films on Amazon Prime and the Best Fantasy and Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Instant 


Among those that have directed a Anime R movie are Satoshi Kon and Katsuhiro Otomo.

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    Akira is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Takeshi Kusao, Mami Koyama, Tesshō Genda

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    Ninja Scroll is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

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    Jōji Nakata, Daisuke Gōri, Takeshi Aono

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    Cowboy Bebop: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Jennifer Hale, Megumi Hayashibara, Daran Norris

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    Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Dwight Schultz, Pamela Adlon, John DiMaggio

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    Ghost in the Shell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

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    Maaya Sakamoto, Akio Ōtsuka, Kōichi Yamadera

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    Appleseed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Koyasu Taketo, Toshiyuki Morikawa, Yuki Matsuoka

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    Perfect Blue is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Junko Iwao, Hideyuki Hori, Shin-ichiro Miki

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    Paprika is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Satoshi Kon, Megumi Hayashibara, Hideyuki Tanaka

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    Tekkonkinkreet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Kazunari Ninomiya, Yū Aoi, Masahiro Motoki

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    Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Tamio Ōki, Eri Sendai, Yoshisada Sakaguchi

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    Kappei Yamaguchi, Mamoru Miyano, Keiji Fujiwara

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    Kappei Yamaguchi, Mamoru Miyano, Keiji Fujiwara

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    Kara No Kyoukai 1-7 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

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    Spriggan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

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    Highlander: The Search for Ven... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Megumi Hayashibara, Minami Takayama, Keiji Fujiwara

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    WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 3 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Toshio Furukawa, Daisuke Gōri, Yoshiko Sakakibara

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    Misa the Dark Angel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Misa the Dark Angel Hinako Saeki

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    The Contract is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Louise Fletcher, Amy Weber, Andrew Keegan

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    All Night Long 3 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    All Night Long 3 Ryōka Yuzuki, Tomorowo Taguchi, Katsuya Matsumura

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    Dragon Head is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Anime Movies

    Minori Terada, Kyusaku Shimada, Satoshi Tsumabuki

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