Tags: movies like Dick Figures: The Movie (2013) - full list
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, crime, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, Japan, USA|
|Characters||Photographers, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Investigation, Moving, Love triangle|
|Style||Depressive, Atmospheric, Exciting, Tense|
Tokyo, Japan, 1989. Lucy Fly, a foreigner who works as a translator, begins a passionate relationship with Teiji, a mysterious man obsessed with photography.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 8.6)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama, adventure, crime|
|Style||Netflix, Spectacular, For men|
Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Characters||Hired assassins, Strong women, CIA, Lesbians, Girlfriends, Models, Spy|
|Style||Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending|
Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
|Characters||Kings, Hired assassins|
Set in Qin Dynasty during the warring states period in ancient China. Shin was a war orphan. He has a dream of becoming a great general Shin has a fateful encounter with young King Eisei. King Eisei aims to unify all of China.
|Mark||9 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, cartoon|
|Characters||Ninja, Superhero, Dogs, Horses, Monkeys, Birds, Criminals|
|Plot||Time machine, Martial Arts, Time travel, Motorcycles, Weapon|
Gorilla Grodd's time displacement machine transports many of Batman's worst enemies to feudal Japan —along with the Dark Knight and a few of his allies. The villains take over the forms of the feudal lords that rule the divided land, with the Joker taking the lead among the warring factions. As his traditional high-tech weaponry is exhausted almost immediately, Batman must rely on his intellect and his allies —including Catwoman and the extended Bat-family— to restore order to the land, and return to present-day Gotham City.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Genre||action, drama, crime|
|Country||Japan, Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Germany|
|Characters||Killers, Hired assassins|
|Place||Japan, China, Village|
Long is a Taiwanese killer known for his sword skills. After Long fails a Tokyo mission, he moves to a small town where no one knows about him.
|Characters||Dogs, Teachers, Fathers, Brothers, Girlfriends, Nuns, Cooks|
|Plot||First love, Fear, Mystery, Adoption|
|Place||School, Japan, Beach|
Setoka Tachibana is a female high school student who has confessed her feelings to other boys 12 times, but has been rebuffed each time. Her older brother Haruka Tachibana cares for his younger sister deeply, but he keeps secret from her that they are not blood related. One day, Setoka's first love Takane Serikawa appears after many years and approaches her.
|Characters||Dogs, Ninja, Students, Teachers|
|Plot||Love, Moving, First love, Jealousy, Shopping, Art|
|Place||Japan, School, Mountains, Trains|
Fifteen-year-old country girl Suzume Yosano has to move to Tokyo to live with her uncle due to her father's transfer. She bumps into a mysterious man who ends up taking her to her uncle's place after she gets lost. Turns out, Suzume will be seeing him a lot more often once she starts school because... he's her homeroom teacher?!
Raised suckling poison arrows among the sparring Iga ninja factions, Mumon (Satoshi Ohno, of idol group Arashi) is a carefree 16th-century mercenary. When the ninja council makes a power play to defeat the young Nobukatsu Oda struggling to step into his father’s warlord shoes as they expand rule across the country, Mumon jumps into the fray to satisfy his new bride Okuni’s (Satomi Ishihara of Shin Godzilla, Attack on Titan) demand that he make good on his promises of wealth. Yet Mumon soon finds what is worth fighting for beyond money or nation. A longtime JAPAN CUTS favorite known for his offbeat dramas, Yoshihiro Nakamura (Fish Story, Golden Slumber) takes on the jidaigeki epic with his signature sense of play featuring a jazzy soundtrack and fantastical ninja tricks. -JAPAN CUTS: Festival of New Japanese Film
|Mark||6 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||action, fantasy, drama|
|Country||Japan, United Kingdom, South Korea|
|Characters||Samurai, Demons, Soldier, Orphans, Brothers, Bodyguards, Girlfriends, Archers|
|Plot||Revenge, Martial Arts, Hunger|
Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine.
|Genre||action, drama, military, history|
|Characters||Samurai, Spy, Horses, Ninja|
The background to and depiction of a watershed battle in Japanese history, at Sekigahara in 1600, when Tokugawa Ieyasu's Army of the East defeated the Army of the West of Ishida Mitsunari. The story includes the intrigues and shifting loyalties of the various retainers, family members, and samurai.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Lawyers, Hired assassins, Girlfriends, Criminals|
|Plot||Investigation, Weapon, False accusations, Abduction, Pads|
|Style||Exciting, Action, For men, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating|
An ambitious lawyer finds himself caught in a power struggle between a corrupt pharmaceutical executive and his firm’s senior partner. When the case takes a deadly turn, he must race to uncover the truth before he loses everything.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Characters||Students, Teachers, Girlfriends, Teens|
|Plot||Relationship, Moving, Jealousy, Love, Basketball, Love triangle|
|Place||School, Japan, Hostel|
|Style||Heavy, Soulful, Fascinating, Romantic|
Yu Akahane (Nana Komatsu) moves to a dormitory room after her father's transfer from work. She is excited that she will live in the same dorm as Takumi Shirakawa (Yudai Chiba) aka "White Prince." Yet, Haruto Kurosaki (Kento Nakajima) aka "Black Devil" kisses her as punishment for going against him. It is Yu Akahane’s first kiss. Since then, she becomes obedient to Haruto Kurosaki.
|Characters||Police, Girlfriends, Hired assassins|
Leanne and Rhona are two ordinary flatmates whose lives are thrown into disarray after witnessing a gangland shooting. They find themselves whisked into witness protection, given new identities and left to fend for themselves in a grubby flat Swindon - and all before they can so much as collect their toothbrushes. Staying undercover doesn’t prove easy…
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
Erika Shinohara (Fumi Nikaido) is a first year of high school student. While talking to friends, she makes up a story about her "boyfriend." In reality, Erika Shinohara doesn't have a boyfriend. Erika's friends soon begin to doubt her story and Erika is also running out of lies. Erika then sees a pretty boy on the street and takes his picture discreetly. She later shows his picture to her friends as her boyfriend. The boy in the picture is Kyouya Sata (Kento Yamazaki) and happens to attend the same school as Erika. She tells Kyouya about her situation and asks him to be her pretend boyfriend. Even though Kyouya has a pretty appearance, he has a dark side.
|Mark||5 (imdb: 5.9)|
|Characters||CIA, Hired assassins, Ninja, Presidential, FBI|
|Plot||Revenge, Skirmishes, Chase|
|Style||Fascinating, For men|
After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to nonfiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.
|Mark||3.6 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||thriller, fantasy, comedy, drama|
|Characters||Fathers, Vampire, Mafia, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Cannibals|
|Plot||Supernatural, Revenge, Loneliness|
Jack is a solitary man with a mysterious past. His strange habits will soon become stranger when his past catches up with him.