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The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

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List of R-rated Japanese movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-rated Japanese movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-rated Japanese movies movie of all time is. While good Japanese movies are obviously popular in Japan, many have won acclaim abroad too. Japan has won the Academy Award for the Best Foreign Language Film four times, more than any other Asian country. 
 
This list of popular R-rated Japanese movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-rated Japanese 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 Japanese R-rated movies on this list.

If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Japanese film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.This list includes Letters from Iwo Jima, Ran, Akira and other classics. If you're trying to find out "What are the best Japanese R-rated movies?" and "What are the most famous R-rated Japanese movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

You can also use this list if you're looking for some new Japanese movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great Japanese movies rated R, so get out there and start watching. Re-rank this bad boy then share it with your best friends to see what you guys think really belongs at the top.

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Clint Eastwood and Sean Penn are among the directors that have worked on a R Japanese Movies film.

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    Retribution is listed (or ranked) 101 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Tsuyoshi Ihara, Kōji Yakusho, Ryo Kase

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    Infection is listed (or ranked) 102 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Yōko Maki, Kōichi Satō, Shirô Sano

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    Ju-on: The Curse 2 is listed (or ranked) 103 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Takashi Matsuyama, Yui Ichikawa, Taro Suwa

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    Karate Kiba is listed (or ranked) 104 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Karate Kiba Sonny Chiba, Adolph Caesar, Etsuko Shihomi

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    Gozu is listed (or ranked) 105 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Renji Ishibashi, Show Aikawa, Shôhei Hino

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    Death Trance is listed (or ranked) 106 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Tak Sakaguchi, Takamasa Suga, Ben Hiura

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    The Hidden Blade is listed (or ranked) 107 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Takako Matsu, Chieko Baisho, Ken Ogata

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    Innocence is listed (or ranked) 108 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Marion Cotillard, Corinne Marchand, Hélène de Fougerolles ...

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    Premonition is listed (or ranked) 109 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Maki Horikita, Noriko Sakai, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

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    Avalon is listed (or ranked) 110 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Małgorzata Foremniak, Władysław Kowalski, Bartłomiej Świderski

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    Moonlight Whispers is listed (or ranked) 111 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Moonlight Whispers Harumi Inoue, Chika Fujimura, Kenji Mizuhashi

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    The Yakuza is listed (or ranked) 112 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Robert Mitchum, Brian Keith, Herb Edelman

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    The Tesseract is listed (or ranked) 113 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Saskia Reeves, Alexander Rendell

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    One Missed Call 2 is listed (or ranked) 114 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    One Missed Call 2 Renji Ishibashi, Asaka Seto, Peter Ho

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    Champion of Death is listed (or ranked) 115 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Sonny Chiba, Mikio Narita, Yumi Takigawa

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    Screamers is listed (or ranked) 116 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Screamers Peter Weller, Jennifer Rubin, Roy Dupuis

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    Gunhed is listed (or ranked) 117 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Brenda Bakke, Masahiro Takashima, Kaori Mizushima

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    Genghis Khan: To the Ends of t... is listed (or ranked) 118 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea Rei Kikukawa, Kenichi Matsuyama, Takashi Sorimachi

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    Ichi is listed (or ranked) 119 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Haruka Ayase, Akira Emoto, Nakamura Shidō II

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    The Indian Runner is listed (or ranked) 120 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Viggo Mortensen, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper

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    The Limits of Control is listed (or ranked) 121 on the list The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

    Bill Murray, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton

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