List of the best Takuya Kimura movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Takuya Kimura'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 Takuya Kimura movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Takuya Kimura movies will be at the top of the list. Takuya Kimura has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Takuya Kimura movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Takuya Kimura films to end the squabble once and for all.
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Hero is a 2007 Japanese feature film based on the 2001 Japanese TV series of the same name. The original series spawned a 2 hour TV special in 2006 which followed the main character, Kuryu, five years later. That special sets up the lead-in for the 2007 feature film. The all-star cast of this film includes the original cast from the TV series; cameos by Ayase Haruka and Nakai Kiichi, as well as guests Koshiro Matsumoto, Tamori, and special guest, Korean star Lee Byung-hun. This film mainly portrays the events that occurs in the courtroom, which was rarely done in the TV series. The region-2 DVD was released on March 8, 2008 by Pony Canyon. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Lee Byung-hun, Takako Matsu, Takuya Kimura
Initial Release: 2007
Directed by: Masayuki Suzuki
Love and Honor is a 2006 film set in Japan of the Edo period. It is the final film in Yoji Yamada's acclaimed Samurai Trilogy. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Takuya Kimura, Kaori Momoi, Ken Ogata, Nenji Kobayashi, Takashi Sasano, + more
Initial Release: 2006
Directed by: Yoji Yamada
Howl's Moving Castle is a 2004 Japanese animated fantasy film scripted and directed by Hayao Miyazaki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by British writer Diana Wynne Jones. The film was produced by Toshio Suzuki, animated by Studio Ghibli and distributed by Toho. Mamoru Hosoda, director of one episode and two movies from the Digimon series, was originally selected to direct but abruptly left the project, leaving the then-retired Miyazaki to take up the director's role. The film had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 5, 2004, and was released in Japanese theaters on November 20, 2004. The film is one of only three Studio Ghibli films which were not ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura, Chieko Baisho, Ryunosuke Kamiki, + more
Initial Release: 2004
Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki
#57 on The Best Animated Films Ever
Chushingura 1/47 is a 2001 Japanese historical movie based on the kabuki tale of the Forty-seven Ronin. The film was made for the Fuji TV Network and was directed by Shunsaku Kawamo. The story tells the true story of Asano Naganori who attacked Lord Kira Kozenosuke with his sword in the Edo Castle after Kira had coaxed the young lord in the late 18th century. Even though the wound was only superficial, Asano was ordered to commit suicide. The 47 Asano Ronin led by Oishi Kuranosuke came back to revenge their fallen lord against Lord Kira and were victorious but the Ronin were ordered to commit seppuku later by the Tokugawa Shogunate. The tale of the 47 ronin is a popular story in Japan and ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Ken Watanabe, Takako Matsu, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Takuya Kimura, Kōichi Satō, + more
Initial Release: 2001
Directed by: Shunsaku Kawake