Best Asian Movies

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Seven Samurai
This is one of the greatest movies ever! A total epic and should be #1 and much higher on greatest of all time list!
One of the best movies from Akira Kurosawa

The best film of its kind, nothing else comes close. It is possibly south Park chan-wook is the best director of all
So powerful it will haunt you


Engaging from start to finish. There is no other movie like it. Great acting, great story, and great directing.
[Newest], the best movie I have ever seen.

3Inang Yaya
It is the best touching movie I've ever watched. It deserves to be in the 1st rank.
.. Aside from the noble story, the inspiring story really touches hearts of Filipino and anyone else who knows how to love a beloved one.. By appreciation...
Really inspire and less stress.
I love it! Please vote this. and this a filipino movie.
I love the filipino movie its very comedy
[Newest]She is the Diamond Star of her country.. Brilliant movie


5Battle Royale
Battle Royale is a Japanese film that needs no remake, because director Kinji Fukasaku made it so realistic that after watching the movie you will imagine yourself part of the battle... "Life is a Game"
Great movie with awesome characters. The movie is very violent and twisted, but it's nothing that bothers me. Definitely a must-watch, especially if you've read the manga or novel!


awesome movie - if you haven't seen it, see it
[Newest]A modern classic... It neither perverts the novel nor eclipses it; the two are equally thrilling versions of the same basic premise, but with very different themes. The Hunger Games sucks compared to this.

6Kung-Fu Hustle
It makes me happy whenever I watch this movie.. I love stephen chow
The great Stephen Chow, like watching exaggerated live anime but it doesn't look cheap. LAugh trip
A great comedy with eye catching computer works!

7Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon
its a household name and a great movie


8Late Spring


10Tokyo Story

The Contenders

11Princess Mononoke
Miyazaki's film... Its all I can say

Directed by the great Akira Kurosawa, this may be the first movie to tell a story by showing different versions of the same event, as different characters saw it.
Only intelligent people choosing this. Maybe that's why it so less

13The Life of Oharu

Great film starring Zang Ziyi. If you loved the famous trilogy of Zhang Yimou you're gonna love this.

15Love Exposure

16House of Flying Daggers
It is strikingly beautiful; the bamboo forest is by far the most outstanding viewing in the movie. The actors are very interesting as is the culture.
One of my favorite movies of all time. Visually pleasant to watch
Intense and beautiful. I love visually striking movies and this is one of the best I've ever seen. Ziyi Zhyang is always stunning!

This movie suck... Must watch


19The Sentimental Swordsman

The greatest movie ever seen in Bollywood. Also Sharukh khan stared Dil wale dulhaniya le jayenge is another greatest movie in India.

21Tokyo Twilight (1957)

22Moon Child

A must watch movie... This movie will change the way you look at this world in a very wonderful way. An epic movie that unfortunately did not receive Oscar. However, I am not sad it did not because I undoubtly believe tat this movie just goes beyond Oscars. Amazing movie. Great soundtracks. A very amazing fact about the movie is tat the main character in the movie did not even know he was actually being shot for a movie as he was a just a simple illiterate old villager.
One of the gr8test movie of all time

243 Idiots
Best ever movie in the history of Indian cinema... Hats off to Amir khan..
One of the greatest movie I've ever watched. This movie moved me most, and also the Amir Khan's production, "every child is special."

25Early Summer

26Raid, The: Redemption
Best Asian Action Movie 2012

one of the greatest movies i've ever watched.


Honour till death m/

28Infernal Affairs
Andy lau and tony leung give a stellar performance here.
Their relationship is worked out very well.
It's one of my favorite Asian movies.


30Ong Bak
Tony Jaa is the next big thing


31In the Mood for Love
This is a masterpiece of movie-making art! The combination of superb acting, enchanting music and expressive cinematography makes In the Mood For Love one of the best movies ever.
It's a wonderful movie, if ou don't see it yet, urry, it's marvelous

32Once Upon a Time in China

33A Crazy Little Thing Called Love

34Enter the Dragon
All time classic movie featuring the legend Bruce Lee.

35Raise the Red Lantern
First and Best from Z. Yimou


36Return Of The Sentimental Swordsman

37I Not Stupid Too 2

38Monsoon Wedding

39The Cup

40Fists of Fury

41Boxer From Shantung

42The Road Home
Very touching film depicting love in it's deepest sense. This movie captures the simple gestures of love that we now fail to recognize which is most of the time embodies how it is to love and be loved. Highly recommended...

Nice movie. Must watch. The most famous south Indian actor Mr. Rajini kanth
Acting in and as Robo or Enthiran..

44Spirited Away

45The Water Margin

46Kiki's Delivery Service


48The Host

49A Better Tomorrow II

This is the saddest movie I've ever watched, still it's an adorable movie with lots of romance! It's a Japanese movie based on a Manga series! There's also a Drama made! But it's different people there's acting in them... I've only watched a bit of the drama, and I've watched the movie 9 times, and I'd really recommend it, to those who loves watching Asian drama's and movies! You wont regret watching it! And you will fall totally in love with the male lead! It's just such a cute and touching movie! %% If you are going to watch the movie, make sure to have a lot of tissues... because they're needed!
Best movie ever. I've watched it several times and still crying. You must watch! And this movie is based on true story from japan

51Kagen No Tsuki (Last Quarter)

52Ip Man
Ip man is Awesome. I love this movie and the humility displayed by Master Ip. This movie should definitely be rated higher.

53Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar


55Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara


Best eg of suspense horror. Started my interest in the genre.


59I Saw The Devil

Bol is an amazing movie ever watched in my life.

61Ghost In The Shell

62The Good, the Bad, the Weird
This movie is too much fun. Why can't American action movies be like this?

63Chungking Express

Considered the Greatest Asian Film of All Time directed by Lino Brocka. Check it out!

65Ichi the Killer

66Kill Zone - S.P.L.

67Red Sorghum
How can the first and best movie by Zhang Yimou not be on this list...


69Ombak Rindu


71Hum Aake Hain Kaun
A greatest movie produce by Bollywood must watch it has finest cast like Salman Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Anupam Kher & Alok Nath.

72Crows Zero
An unusal Film. Most only see the violence but when you really see the film you will understand the true meaning of the story. I loved it



74Miracle In Cell No. 7
A very heart warming and heart breaking movie about a mentally handicapped father who will do anything for his daughter.
Very sad movie and at the same time very inspiring!

Extreme Live Action from the Japanese Anime

76Azumi 2

77The Tale of Zatoichi

78Pedro Calungsod: Batang Martir
Great movie on a martyr's life. One for the soul.

79A Separation

80Grave of the Fireflies
This is the must watch movie, I would rate it 9/10.
One of the saddest anti war movies ever made

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