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The Best Yoshio Harada Movies  

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

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

Items on this list include Still Walking and Hunter in the Dark.

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Joan Chen, Christopher Lambert, John Lone
The Hunted is a 1995 film written and directed by J. F. Lawton, starring Christopher Lambert, John Lone, and Joan Chen. The score features music by the Japanese taiko troupe Kodō.
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Shinya Tsukamoto, Hitomi, Yoshio Harada
Nightmare Detective is a 2006 Japanese horror film directed by Shinya Tsukamoto and released by Movie-Eye Entertainment Inc, starring Ryuhei Matsuda and hitomi. Masanobu Ando and Ren Osugi play ...more
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Yoshio Harada, Kimiko Yo, Akaji Maro
Yumeji is a 1991 independent Japanese film directed by Seijun Suzuki. It is a semi-fictional account of poet and painter Takehisa Yumeji. It also forms the final part of Suzuki's Taishō Roman ...more
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Hiroshi Abe, Yoshio Harada, Susumu Terajima
Aruitemo, aruitemo is a 2008 fil directed by Hirokazu Koreeda.Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) is the 40 year-old son of the Yokoyama family. He has recently married a widow with a ten year-old son from her ...more
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Tadanobu Asano, Rie Miyazawa, Renji Ishibashi
Hana - the Tale of a Reluctant Samurai, known in Japan as Hana yori mo Naho, is a 2006 Japanese jidaigeki by director Hirokazu Koreeda. The film was released in the United States by Funimation ...more
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Toshiro Mifune, Sonny Chiba, Hiroyuki Sanada
Shogun's Samurai, also known as "The Yagyu Clan Conspiracy" and "Intrigue of the Yagyu Clan", is a 1978 Japanese historical martial arts period film, directed by Kinji ...more
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Yoshio Harada, Ken Takakura, Kunie Tanaka
Kimi yo Fundo no Kawa o Watare is a Japanese film released in 1976, directed by Junya Satō.
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Kyōka Suzuki, Yoshio Harada, Masatoshi Nagase
Yokohama Mike (A Forest with no Name) is a 2002 Japanese film written and directed by Shinji Aoyama; with writing credits by Kaizô Hayashi.
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9 Souls Itou Misaki, Takako Matsu, Yoshio Harada
9 Souls is a 2003 Japanese crime drama film directed by Toshiaki Toyoda. It was released on July 19, 2003.
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Yoshio Harada, Masumi Okada, Kyoko Enami
A Tale of Sorrow and Sadness is a 1977 Japanese film directed by Seijun Suzuki.
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The Fire Within Yoshio Harada, Show Aikawa, Kazuki Kitamura
Onibi is a 1997 Japanese film directed by Rokuro Mochizuki.
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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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Tatsuya Nakadai, Kōji Yakusho, Yoshio Harada
Hunter in the Dark is a 1979 action adventure drama film written and directed by Hideo Gosha.
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Dotsuitarunen Yoshio Harada, Akaji Maro, Kogan Ashiya
Dotsuitarunen is a 1989 Japanese film directed by Junji Sakamoto.
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Slaughter in the Snow Yoshio Harada, Isao Natsuyagi, Michiyo Okusu
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Yoshio Harada, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Juzo Itami
Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance is a 1974 Japanese film directed by Toshiya Fujita and starring Meiko Kaji. It is based on the comic Shurayukihime and a sequel to Lady Snowblood.
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Heaven's Bookstore Yoshio Harada, Tetsuji Tamayama, Yūko Takeuchi
Heaven's Bookstore is a 2004 Japanese film directed by Tetsuo Shinohara about a struggling classical pianist who is sent to heaven to work in a bookstore. It is based on two novels, written by ...more
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Pastoral: To Die in the Country Yoshio Harada, Kaoru Yachigusa, Isao Kimura
Pastoral: To Die in the Country, and also known as Pastoral Hide and Seek, is a 1974 Japanese drama film directed by Shūji Terayama. It was entered into the 1975 Cannes Film Festival.
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Ronin Gai Shintaro Katsu, Hideyo Amamoto, Yoshio Harada
Ronin Gai is a 1990 film written by Kazuo Kasahara and directed by Kazuo Kuroki
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Kyouki No Sakura Yoshio Harada, Yōsuke Eguchi, Yōsuke Kubozuka
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The Story of PuPu Seijun Suzuki, Yoshio Harada, Jun Kunimura
The Story of PuPu is a 1998 Japanese film written and directed by Kensaku Watanabe and starring Sakura Uehara and Reiko Matsuo. The story follows two anarchistic girls on a road trip to visit ...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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Masami Nagasawa, Hiroshi Abe, Yoshio Harada
I Wish is a 2011 Japanese film written and directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. This film stars real-life brothers Koki Maeda and Oshiro Maeda, along with veteran actress Kirin Kiki and actor Joe ...more
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The Girl of the Silence Yoshio Harada, Kaori Momoi, Mami Nakamura
The Girl of the Silence is a 1995 drama film written by Goro Haiki and Shungiku Uchida directed by Genjiro Arato.
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The Face of Jizo Tadanobu Asano, Rie Miyazawa, Yoshio Harada
The Face of Jizo is a 2004 Japanese war drama film directed by Kazuo Kuroki and starring Rie Miyazawa, Yoshio Harada and Tadanobu Asano. It is based on the play of the same name by Hisashi ...more