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The Best R-Rated Japanese Movies

Updated April 30, 2021 1.1k votes 580 voters 206.2k views129 items

List RulesVote up your favorite R-rated Japanese movies.

This list takes the best R-rated Japanese movies and compares them to determine, once and for all, the greatest R-rated Japanese movies movie of all time. 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, vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great Japanese R-15 and R-18 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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List Rules: Vote up your favorite R-rated Japanese movies.