Japanese People Famous Movies Filmed in Japan

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List Rules The movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in Japan

List of movies that were filmed in Japan, including trailers of the films when available. Japan has a lot of famous landmarks and beautiful landscapes, making it a great location to film movies in. This list of famous movies shot in Japan is listed by popularity, so the movie names at the top of the list are the most well-known. This isn't necessarily a list of all movies shot in Japan, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

List movies include Outrage, Cursed and many additional movies as well.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "What films were shot in Japan?" and "Which famous movies were filmed in Japan?" then you'e in the right place.

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Japan are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.

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Skyfall is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Japan
Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Javier Bardem

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Beat Kitano, Eihi Shiina, Renji Ishibashi

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Ryo Kase, Susumu Terajima, Kenichi Endō

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Naoto Takenaka, Kōji Yakusho, Akira Emoto

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Gina Gershon, Chloë Sevigny, Connie Nielsen

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Ryo Kase, Denden, Rin Takanashi

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Megumi Hayashibara, Shincho Kokontei III, Akira Kamiya

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Mie Hama, Hideyo Amamoto, Akiko Wakabayashi

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Hiroko Satô, Susumu Terajima, Kyoko Akiba

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Denis Lavant, Julie Dreyfus, Yū Aoi

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George Takei, Vic Damone, Jeffrey Hunter

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Satoshi Tsumabuki, Akira Emoto, Masaki Okada

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Yū Aoi, Ryo Kase, Nenji Kobayashi

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Yasukuni

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Break Through! Erika Sawajiri, Ryo Kase, Yōko Maki

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Ink Music: In the Land of the Hundred-Tongued Lyricist

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Beneath the Surface

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Lily Franky, Sakura Ando, Mayu Matsuoka