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East Asian film has long excelled at, and influenced, genre cinema. From wildly scary ghost girls to murderous masterminds to roads of revenge, here you'll find a sample of the deep, dazzling work that continues to inspire filmmakers all over the world.

Ghost girls & murderous masterminds are but a few of the dazzling elements in this A+ assortment of East Asian genre.

Have A Nice Day
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Xiao Zhang steals a million from his boss, the whole town wants to find him.

mon mon mon MONSTERS
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A bullied boy and his tormentors discover a creature while doing school-mandated community service.

Creepy
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An ex-detective and his wife move into a new house with a deeply strange new neighbor.

Seoul Station
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In the animated prequel to TRAIN TO BUSAN, a father hunts for his daughter in the midst of a zombie outbreak.

Why Don't You Play in Hell
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A wannabe film crew is on hand for the yakuza battle of a lifetime in Sion Sono's wild work.

Penance
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A grieving mother imposes penance for the murder of her daughter in Kiyoshi Kurosawa's miniseries.

Confession of Murder
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A killer makes a public confession after the statute of limitations on his crimes expires.

Killers
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Two killers in different countries who post their murders online begin a psychotic rivalry.

Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon
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The captivating tale of Dee Renjie’s beginnings in the Imperial police force investigating reports of a sea monster.

On the Job
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When a prominent drug dealer is murdered, the two agents investigating the crime discover a massive conspiracy of inmate assasins.

Rigor Mortis
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Supernatural chaos erupts in an abandoned apartment block when a washed up movie star arrives.

The Man from Nowhere
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An ex-special agent's only connection to the world is the little girl who lives next door. When she is kidnapped by drug traffickers, he embarks on a frantic search through the criminal underground to find her.

Mother
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A woman embarks on an obsessive quest to clear her son’s name of murder.

I Saw The Devil
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A special agent sets out to get revenge on the serial killer who killed his wife.

Chocolate
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An autistic girl with powerful martial art skills seeks out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.

Chawz
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A young cop must stop a giant man-eating boar from terrorizing his rural village.

Lady Vengeance
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After being wrongully imprisoned for murder, a beautiful young woman sets in motion an elaborate plan of retribution.

The Host
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In this crossover Korean horror hit, a giant mutant sea monster terrorizes Seoul.

The Eye 3
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A pack of ghost story-loving teens unleash hell when they acquire a black magic book.

Ab-Normal Beauty
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A beautiful and talented photography student witnesses a gruesome car accident but instead of being horrified she finds herself aroused.

The Eye 2
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After a near-death experience, Joey is haunted by phantom visions and a paranormal pregnancy.

Oldboy
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Locked up in a strange prison for 15 years, a man is freed and out for answers in this modern revenge classic.

Dark Water
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A mother and daughter are haunted after moving into a building with supernatural secrets.

A Tale of Two Sisters
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In this Korean horror classic, scary things happen after two sisters are reunited.

Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
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Unable to afford proper care for his sister dying from kidney failure, Ryu turns to the black market to sell his own organs, only to end up cheated of his life savings.

Dead or Alive: Final
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The wild style cyberpunk finale to Takashi Miike's trilogy.

The Eye
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A young blind woman experience strange visions after a risky corneal transplant.

Pulse (Kairo)
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A strange website claims to offer visitors the chance to connect with the dead.

Matrimony
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A new bride makes a pact with the ghost of her husband’s dead ex-girlfriend.

Dead or Alive 2: Birds
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Two friendly contract killers cross paths in the middle of the same job.

Dead or Alive
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A yakuza and a cop each wage their own Takashi Miike-styled war against the Japanese mafia.

Don't Look Up
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A Japanese film crew shooting a period piece are haunted by the angry ghost of an actress.

Violent Cop
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A rule-breaking cop goes after gangsters who are smuggling heroin into his area in Takeshi Kitano's explosive debut.

Female Prisoner Scorpion: #701's Grudge Song
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Once again on the lam, Nami becomes a political rebel.

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable
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In the Gothic BEAST STABLE, Scorpion hides out but runs afoul of a local gang.

Battles Without Honor and Humanity
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During the violent chaos of post-War Japanese black market, a young gangster called Shozo Hirono has to keep up with the rapid shifts of power between unscrupulous bosses.

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
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Nami and six other female convicts are on the run in this stunning jailhouse escape spectacle.

Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion
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Young Matsu is sent to a female prison full of sadistic guards and disobedient inmates in this stylish must-see.

The World of Kanako
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When his daughter goes missing, a former cop uncovers her hellish secret life.

Drug War
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A dealer turns informant in action master Johnnie To's explosive crime story.

Black Coal, Thin Ice
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A disgraced cop and his partner continue to investigae the high-profile murders that ended their careers.

Shinjuku Triad Society
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A cop hunts a psychotic criminal who traffics in children's organs.

Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Hiroshima Death Match
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A young criminal joins a yakuza family to kill the gangsters who beat him up, but falls in love with his boss' widow niece, piling up enemies and corpses along his wayward way.

Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode
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While Hirono is in prison, his rival Takeda turns his own crime organization into a political party, whose two executives stir up new tensions in their thirst for power.

Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Police Tactics
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Conflicts between Hirono's family and Yamamori's family (and their allies) are made more tense by the ambitious underlings and the police's efforts to impose a crackdown on the gangs.

Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Proxy War
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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.

Rainy Dog
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A Japanese assassin stranded in Taiwan must take work from a local crime boss to make ends meet when suddenly a woman from his past delivers a son to him.

Ley Lines
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A group of Chinese youths living in Japan struggle to make their way in life and eventually find trouble with the local crime syndicate.

Beyond Outrage
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A manipulative police crackdown on organized crime has ignited a tricky power struggle in the yakuza underworld.