Filming Location Matching "Nara, Japan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Rashomon (1950)
Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The rape of a bride and the murder of her samurai husband are recalled from the perspectives of a bandit, the bride, the samurai's ghost and a woodcutter.
Votes: 141,804 | Gross: $0.10M
6. Fortuna's Eye (2019)
111 min | Fantasy, Romance
Shinichiro is lonely for two reasons. He lost his family in an accident when he was younger. He also has an unusual and morbid ability to see through and beyond the corporal bodies of those... See full summary »
7. The Barbarian and the Geisha (1958)
TV-G | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, History
In 1856, the first U.S. Consul General to Japan encounters the hostility of the local authorities and the love of a young geisha.
8. The Mourning Forest (2007)
Not Rated | 97 min | Drama
A care-giver at a small retirement home takes one of her patients for a drive to the country, but the two wind up stranded in a forest where they embark on an exhausting and enlightening two-day journey.
9. Heaven and Earth (1990)
PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
In 16th century Japan, two samurai engage in massive battles across the countryside; one attempting to conquer and the other attempting to defend his land while repressing his love for a woman after taking a vow of celibacy.
Votes: 881 | Gross: $0.31M
11. Shara (2003)
100 min | Drama
The Aso family live in the old town of Nara. One Day, Kei, one of the Aso's twin boys suddenly disappears. Five years later seventeen-year old Shun, the remaining twin, is an art student. ... See full summary »
12. Proxy War (1973)
Not Rated | 119 min | Action, Drama
Yakuza boss Shozo Hirono must choose his alliances carefully as the local gangster family affiliations prove themselves to be wildly unstable, causing gang conflicts to slowly escalate.
13. Escapade in Japan (1957)
Approved | 93 min | Adventure, Family
A plane on its way to Japan is forced to land at sea just off the Japanese coast. A small American boy survives the ditching, but is separated from the rest of the passengers and crew and ... See full summary »
14. Deep River (1995)
130 min | Drama
Three Japanese pilgrims arrive in India. Miss Naruse is looking for Otsu, a Catholic priest, her lover ten years before; after time in France and Israel, he has come to Benares where he ... See full summary »
15. Am I Trying (1969)
91 min | Drama, Comedy, Romance
Tora-San, an itinerant peddler who is thrown out of his father's house twenty years before but reconnects with his aunt, uncle and sister Sakura. Tora wreaks some havoc in their lives, like getting drunk and silly at a marriage meeting.
17. A Boy Called H (2013)
121 min | Drama
Narrated and viewed from the perspective of a child in the family, Shoonen H portrays the daily trials and societal difficulties of a Christian family from just prior to the commencement of... See full summary »
18. Souls of Zen (2012)
Not Rated | 89 min | Documentary
This documentary presents perspectives on Buddhism as practiced by clergy and millions of families in Japan today by drawing on ethnographic fieldwork about prayer practice and mortuary ... See full summary »
21. The Power of Two (2011)
Not Rated | 94 min | Documentary
A documentary with international implications about the importance of organ donation and transplantation, Cystic Fibrosis awareness and related health causes.
23. SHINOBI: Winds of the 34 Generation (2005)
70 min | Documentary, History
This in-depth and comprehensive documentary chronicles the events and history behind the legendary ninja warriors of medieval Japan, and the viewer is treated to rare interviews with ... See full summary »
24. The Great Music Experience (1994 TV Movie)
300 min | Music
"The Great Music Experience", produced by Tony Hollingsworth of Tribute and backed by UNESCO and the United Nations, was staged at Todai Ji, an eighth-century Buddhist temple, the world's ... See full summary »
25. Operation Teahouse (1956)
5 min | Documentary, Short
This is a short promotional film for _The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)_ . First the cast and crew arrive at Tokyo's airport. The location shooting is done at Nara, where a small town ... See full summary »
28. Gochisôsan (2013– )
15 min | Comedy
Meiji 44th year. Meiko is the daughter of Daigo, who owns a western restaurant in Tokyo. She loves to eat the omelette prepared by Daigo, and the nukaduke (pickles) prepared by her mother, ... See full summary »
32. Gaijin: Fish Out of Water (2016)
16 min | Short, Horror, Mystery
After poisoning herself on fish offerings stolen from the Buddhas, a lonely Western traveler awakens cursed in a haunted bamboo forest, grossly disfigured and trapped in a labyrinth of nightmares.
38. Ima wa mukashi (2008)
150 min | Drama
A story of Western characters adrift in the heart of Japan. The three worlds of Mark, a famous novelist, Matthew, an English teacher, and John, a schizophrenic drifter, collide to produce ... See full summary »
The Love Boat (1977–1987)
Japan Cruise: When Worlds Collide/The Captain and the Geisha/The Lottery Winners/The Emperor's Fortune: Part 2
TV-G | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Martha, a teacher of Asian history, impersonates a geisha to be near Merrill. Lottery winners Barney and Gladys continue showing off their lottery winnings.