Film The Best Movies Directed by Takashi Shimizu  

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List of all movies directed by Takashi Shimizu ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Takashi Shimizu are listed here and include movie posters and Takashi Shimizu movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Takashi Shimizu as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Takashi Shimizu movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Takashi Shimizu film is can be factored into this list.

From Takashi Shimizu's studio films to Takashi Shimizu's independent films, this Takashi Shimizu filmography keeps tabs on all Takashi Shimizu movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

List ranges from The Grudge to Ju-on: The Grudge and more.

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If you're wanting to get into Takashi Shimizu films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Takashi Shimizu works.

All Takashi Shimizu director credits are included. This list of every movie that Takashi Shimizu has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Takashi Shimizu movie is and which actors starred in the Takashi Shimizu film.

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Teresa Palmer and Sarah Michelle Gellar are among the many great actors who have worked on a Takashi Shimizu movie.

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Itou Misaki, Megumi Okina, Takashi Matsuyama Ju-on: The Grudge is a 2002 Japanese horror film written and directed by Takashi Shimizu. This film is the third installment in the Ju-on series and the first film to be theatrically released. ...more

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Noriko Sakai, Yui Ichikawa, Ayumu Saito Ju-on: The Grudge 2 is a 2003 Japanese horror film and the fourth installment in the Ju-on series. The film was written and directed by Takashi Shimizu. It was released in Japan on August 23, ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar, KaDee Strickland, Bill Pullman The Grudge is a 2004 American horror film and the first installment in The Grudge franchise. It is a remake of the Japanese film Ju-on: The Grudge. The film was released in North America on ...more

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Jamie Chung, Amy Smart, Nicky Whelan 7500 is a 2014 American supernatural film directed by Takashi Shimizu. It was originally scheduled to be released on August 12, 2012, but was delayed to April 19, 2013, and then to an ...more

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Sarah Michelle Gellar, Teresa Palmer, Jennifer Beals The Grudge 2 is a 2006 American horror film and the second installment in Sony's The Grudge franchise, directed by Takashi Shimizu and written by Stephen Susco. The film was produced by Sam ...more

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Hiromi Kurosawa, Shun Oguri, Karina Nose Reincarnation is a 2005 Japanese horror film, directed by Takashi Shimizu, of a hopeful actress who wins a role in a film that takes her, the cast and the crew to a hotel where the present soon ...more

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Takako Fuji

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Shinya Tsukamoto, Ayumu Saito, Shun Sugata Marebito Unique One is a 2004 Japanese horror film directed by Takashi Shimizu.

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Chiaki Kuriyama, Takashi Matsuyama, Taro Suwa Ju-on: The Curse, also known as simply Ju-on, is a 2000 Japanese V-Cinema horror film and the first installment in the Ju-on franchise, following two short films, Katasumi and 4444444444. The ...more

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Takashi Matsuyama, Yui Ichikawa, Taro Suwa Ju-on: The Curse 2, also known as simply Ju-on 2, is a 2000 Japanese V-Cinema horror film and the second installment in the Ju-on series. The film was released in Japan on March 25, 2000 and was ...more

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Scared of the Dark is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Takashi Shimizu
Scared of the Dark David Gallagher, Jake Weber Scared of the Dark is an upcoming American supernatural thriller film written by Takashi Shimizu and Stephen Susco, directed by Takashi Shimizu, starring David Gallagher and Jake Weber.

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Katasumi and 4444444444 Takako Fuji, Ayako Omura, Daiki Sawada 4444444444 (pronounced en:Ten Fours) is a 1998 Japanese horror short film directed by Takashi Shimizu.

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Tomie Ikko Suzuki, Chie Tanaka, Kenji Mizuhashi Tomie is a Japanese horror film series based on Junji Ito's manga of the same name. It is the longest running Japanese horror series to date, consisting of nine installments. The series focuses ...more

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Tomie: Re-birth Satoshi Tsumabuki, Taro Suwa, Shugo Oshinari Tomie: Re-birth is a 2001 Japanese horror film directed by Takashi Shimizu as the fourth installment of the Tomie film series, based on a manga of the same name by Junji Ito. The film was ...more

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Katasumi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies Directed by Takashi Shimizu
Katasumi Takako Fuji Katasumi (also known as In the Corner) is a 1998 Japanese horror short film directed by Takashi Shimizu.

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Senritsu Meikyu Ai Maeda, Yūya Yagira, Ryo Katsuji Senritsu Meikyu 3D (The Shock Labyrinth 3D) is a Japanese horror/ thriller film written by Daisuke Hosaka and directed by Takashi Shimizu.

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Tormented Teruyuki Kagawa, Hikari Mitsushima, Nao Ōmori Tormented is a 2011 Japanese horror film directed by Takashi Shimizu. The film involves Kiriko and her younger half-brother Daigo who are haunted by a large rabbit-doll. Tormented premiered at ...more

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Tales of Terror from Tokyo