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The Best Kumiko Aso Movies  

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List of the best Kumiko Aso movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Kumiko Aso'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 Kumiko Aso movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Kumiko Aso movies will be at the top of the list. Kumiko Aso has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Kumiko Aso movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Kumiko Aso films to end the squabble once and for all.

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List ranges from Pulse to Samurai Resurrection, plus much more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Kumiko Aso movies?" and "What are the greatest Kumiko Aso roles of all time?"
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Yoshio Harada, Kenichi Matsuyama, Arata Iura
"The darling of new Japanese cinema, Satoko Yokohama confirms her talent and brilliant originality with Bare Essence of Life, a satisfying tale of rural eccentricity that combines black ...more
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Beat Kitano, Masatō Ibu, Ren Osugi
Achilles and the Tortoise is a 2008 Japanese film written, directed and edited by Takeshi Kitano. The film is the third and final part of Kitano's surrealist autobiographical trilogy, starting ...more
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Kumiko Aso, Mayumi Wakamura, Hidetoshi Nishijima
Last Scene is a 2002 comedy/drama film written by Takashige Ichise and directed by Hideo Nakata.
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Pulse Koyuki, Kōji Yakusho, Kumiko Aso
Pulse, known in Japan as Kairo, is a 2001 Japanese horror film directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. The film is based on his novel of the same name. The film was screened in the Un Certain Regard ...more
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Instant Swamp Ryo Kase, Yutaka Matsushige, Youichi Nukumizu
Instant Swamp (Instant Numa) is 2009 Japan comedy film written and directed by Satoshi Miki.
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Ernest Borgnine, Tanvi Azmi, Akira Emoto
11'09"1 September 11 is a 2002 international film composed of 11 contributions from different filmmakers, each from a different country. Each gave their own vision of the events in New York ...more
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Eiko Koike, Susumu Terajima, Katsuhisa Namase
Yaji and Kita: The Midnight Pilgrims is a 2005 Japanese film directed by Kudo Kankuro. The film stars several well-known and highly respected Japanese actors. The story follows two Edo-era gay ...more
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Nada Sōsō Masami Nagasawa, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Kumiko Aso
Nada Sōsō is a 2006 Japanese romance film directed by Nobuhiko Doi. Starring Masami Nagasawa, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Kumiko Aso as Kaoru Aragaki, Yotaro Aragaki and Keiko Inamine, the film depicts ...more
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Masatō Ibu, Akira Emoto, Jacques Gamblin
Dr. Akagi, known in Japan as Kanzō-sensei, is a 1998 Japanese film by director Shohei Imamura.
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Hiroshi Abe, Ayumu Saito, Etsushi Toyokawa
The Man Behind the Scissors is a 2005 film directed by Japanese director Toshiharu Ikeda. Based on a novel by Masayuki Shuno, the film is a psychological thriller about series of murders ...more
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Aoi Miyazaki, Keiji Fujiwara, Kumiko Aso
Colorful is a 2010 Japanese animated feature film directed by Keiichi Hara. It is based on the novel of the same name written by Eto Mori, produced by Sunrise and animated by the animation ...more
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Anna Tsuchiya, Kou Shibasaki, Satoshi Tsumabuki
Dororo is a 2007 Japanese action film based on the 1960s manga series by Osamu Tezuka. It was filmed in New Zealand. Universal Pictures picked up the US rights, while MVM Films have the UK ...more
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Kaza-hana Tadanobu Asano, Akira Emoto, Fumiyo Kohinata
Kaza-hana is a 2000 drama film written by Raimi Mori and Sho Narumi and directed by Shinji Sōmai.
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Adrift In Tokyo Yuriko Yoshitaka, Yutaka Matsushige, Tomokazu Miura
Adrift in Tokyo is a 2007 Japanese film based on a novel by Yoshinaga Fujita.
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Ryoko Shinohara, Tomoyasu Hotei, Naoto Takenaka
Red Shadow is a 2001 Japanese action comedy-drama film by directed by Hiroyuki Nakano. It is a feature film remake of the 1967 TV series Masked Ninja Red Shadow, created by Mitsuteru Yokoyama. ...more
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Takako Matsu, Ryoko Shinohara, Kōji Yakusho
The Uchōten Hotel is a 2006 comedy film written and directed by Japanese director Kōki Mitani. The film is set in a five star Tokyo hotel on New Year's Eve, and follows the misadventures of ...more
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Susumu Terajima, Tetsuji Tamayama, Ryō
Casshern is a 2004 Japanese tokusatsu film adaptation of the anime series of the same name. It was written and directed by Kazuaki Kiriya. It stars Yusuke Iseya as Tetsuya Azuma/Casshern, Kumiko ...more
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Yukie Nakama, Yoshiko Tanaka, Kumiko Aso
Ring 0: Birthday is a 2000 Japanese psychological horror film. It is the prequel to the film Ring and the fourth and final installment in the Japanese Ringu franchise. It was directed by Norio ...more
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Mao Inoue, Asaka Seto, Kumiko Aso
Kaidan is a 2007 Japanese horror film, directed by Hideo Nakata, of two young people who fall in love, but they're hounded by the ghost of a murdered moneylender who seeks revenge, which leaves ...more
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Cafe Isobe Riisa Naka, Mari Hamada, Kumiko Aso
Cafe Isobe is a 2008 Japanese film directed by Keisuke Yoshida. It was in the Narrative Feature Competition at the 2008 Hawaii International Film Festival.
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Wanko: The Story of Me, My Family and Rock Mieko Harada, Mitsuko Baisho, Ken Mitsuishi
Rock ~Wanko no Shima~ is a 2011 Japanese film directed by Isamu Nakae and is scheduled to be released in Japanese cinemas on 23 July 2011. It is based on a true story from the small island of ...more
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Samurai Resurrection Kōichi Satō, Yōsuke Kubozuka, Tetta Sugimoto
Samurai Resurrection is a 2003 Japanese film directed by Hideyuki Hirayama.
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Beauty Hisashi Igawa, Kumiko Aso, Satoshi Nikaidô
Beauty is a 2009 Japanese drama film directed by Toshio Gotō. The film explores themes of love, beauty, kabuki, and the strength of human spirit. It was entered into the 31st Moscow ...more