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The Best Kenichi Endo Movies  

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List of the best Kenichi Endo movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Kenichi Endo's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Kenichi Endo movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Kenichi Endo movies will be at the top of the list. Kenichi Endo has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Kenichi Endo movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Kenichi Endo films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Kenichi Endo role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Kenichi Endo performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Doing Time, Captive Files 1 and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Kenichi Endo movies?" and "What are the greatest Kenichi Endo roles of all time?"
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Kenichi Endō, Toshiya Nagasawa, Ryuji Katagiri
Family is a 2001 Japanese yakuza film directed by Takashi Miike.
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Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba, Kenichi Endō
Deadly Outlaw: Rekka is a 2002 Japanese yakuza film directed by Takashi Miike starring Riki Takeuchi and Sonny Chiba.
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Meisa Kuroki, Shun Oguri, Kenichi Endō
Crows Zero, also known as Crows: Episode 0, is a 2007 Japanese action film based on the manga Crows by Hiroshi Takahashi. The film was directed by Takashi Miike with a screenplay by Shogo Muto, ...more
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Chiaki Kuriyama, Aya Ueto, Yoshio Harada
Azumi 2: Death or Love is a Japanese jidaigeki film written Mataichiro Yamamoto and Yoshiaki Kawajiri, directed by Shusuke Kaneko, and starring Aya Ueto, Yuma Ishigaki, Chiaki Kuriyama and Shun ...more
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Kou Shibasaki, Hideaki Anno, Akira Emoto
Nihon Chinbotsu is a 2006 Tokusatsu film directed by Shinji Higuchi, and a remake of the 1973 screenplay based on the Komatsu novel. It stars Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Kou Shibasaki, Etsushi Toyokawa, ...more
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Yakuza Demon Tetsurō Tamba, Kenichi Endō, Riki Takeuchi
Kikoku is a Japanese yakuza film directed by Takashi Miike. The film reunites Miike with Riki Takeuchi, who stars as the main character.
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Fujiko, Aya Sugimoto, Kenichi Endō
Flower & Snake II is a film directed by Takashi Ishii.
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Kenichi Endo, Kankuro Kudo, Hiroshi Abe
Taitei no Ken is a series of novels by Baku Yumemakura. They blend samurai action with sci-fi elements. The first novel was adapted into a 2007 movie directed by Yukihiko Tsutsumi.
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Ren Osugi, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kenichi Endō
Doing Time is a 2002 film directed by Korean-Japanese film director Yōichi Sai. Based on Kazuichi Hanawa's manga, it follows the day-to-day routine of a middle-aged inmate at a low security ...more
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Ryo Kase, Susumu Terajima, Kenichi Endō
Nobody Knows is a 2004 Japanese drama film based on the 1988 event known as the "Affair of the four abandoned children of Sugamo". The film is directed by Hirokazu Koreeda, and it ...more
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Shinya Tsukamoto, Edison Chen, Ren Osugi
Dead or Alive 2: Birds is a 2000 Japanese film directed by Takashi Miike. Dead or Alive 2: Birds is unrelated to Dead or Alive or Dead or Alive: Final except that all three films have Show ...more
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Tak Sakaguchi, Kenichi Endō, Mitsuki Koga
Cromartie High - The Movie (魁!! クロマティ高校 THE★MOVIE Sakigake!! Kuromati Kōkō The Movie?) is a 2005 Japanese live-action film directed by Yūdai Yamaguchi (who had previously made Battlefield ...more
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Fujiko, Kenichi Endō, Shungiku Uchida
Visitor Q is a 2001 film directed by Japanese director Takashi Miike. It was filmed as the sixth and final part of the Love Cinema series consisting of six straight-to-video releases by ...more
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Renji Ishibashi, Kenichi Endō, Ryo Ishibashi
Big Bang Love, Juvenile A is a 2006 film directed by Takashi Miike.
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Aoi Miyazaki, Hideyuki Tanaka, Ren Osugi
In a post-apocalyptic future, Neutral City has sprung up on ruins located between the militant nation of Ragna and the sentient forest that controls the area's water supply. While on an ...more
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Gaiji Keisatsu Yōko Maki, Kimiko Yo, Kenichi Endō
Gaiji Keisatsu, also known in English as Black Dawn, is a 2012 Japanese film directed by Kentarō Horikirizono and based on a novel by Iku Asō.
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The Legend of Red Dragon Kenichi Endō, Tatsuya Gashuin, Kenji Ohba
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SS - Special Stage Noriko Sakai, Hideo Sakaki, Kenichi Endō
SS is a manga by Shohei Harumoto which has been serialized in Shogakukan's Big Comic Superior between 2000 to 2003 over nine volumes. The manga has since been adapted into a live action movie by ...more
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Like a Dragon Gong Yoo, Kenichi Endō, Yutaka Matsushige
Like a Dragon or Yakuza: Like a Dragon known in Japan as Like a Dragon Movie Version is a 2007 Japanese crime film directed by Takashi Miike. A live action adaptation of the 2005 PlayStation 2 ...more
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Happily Ever After Aja Kong, Miki Nakatani, Hiroshi Abe
Happily Ever After is a 2007 comedy drama romance film, written by Yoshiie Goda and Yukihiko Tsutsumi and directed by Yukihiko Tsutsumi.
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Climber's High Tsutomu Yamazaki, Kenichi Endō, Tomorowo Taguchi
Climber's High is a 2008 Japanese film directed by Masato Harada. The film is about a newspaper editor who deals with the crash of Japan Airlines Flight 123.
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The Yellow Handkerchief Maki Horikita, Hiroshi Abe, Chieko Baisho
The Yellow Handkerchief is a 2011 television drama film written by Pete Hamill and Yôji Yamada.
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Tomie: Replay Kenichi Endō, Yōsuke Kubozuka, Sayaka Yamaguchi
Tomie: Replay is a 2000 Japanese horror film directed by Fujirō Mitsuishi. It is the third installment of the Tomie film series, based on a manga of the same name by Junji Ito, specifically the ...more
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All Under the Moon Jun Kunimura, Kenichi Endō, Masato Hagiwara
All Under the Moon is a 1993 Japanese film directed by Yoichi Sai.
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Kenichi Endō, Kazuyoshi Ozawa, Mayumi Sakurai