Article: Top Ten Japanese Action Movies

The action film may create a tense scenario, but it is well-controlled and only lasts a brief period of time, and spectators like it. As a result, the entire film provides either short-term exhilaration or short-term stress to the viewer. Here are some excellent Japanese action films.

1. Rurouni Kenshin: The Beginning

Before becoming a guardian, Kenshin was a fearsome assassin known as Battosai, but his story takes a turn when he meets the charming Tomoe Yukishiro.


2. 13 Assassins

Shinzaemon Shimada (Koji Yakusho) leads a squad of assassins in 19th-century Japan to assassinate the cruel Lord Naritsugu Matsudaira (Goro Inagaki), who is causing devastation on his people in this adaptation of a 1963 film based on actual events. Shimada is hired under the table by a government official who wants to end Matsudaira's reign of terror. He employs the greatest samurai in Japan and then traps for the lord's enormous army of loyal bodyguards.


3. Bleach

A Japanese youngster with the ability to see ghosts must battle evil spirits while also assisting lost souls on their journey to the afterlife.


4. Blade Of The Immortal

A highly talented warrior in medieval Japan who is cursed with immortality pledges to assist a young woman’s revenge of her parent’s deaths. Their quest pits them against a fierce warrior and his company of expert swordsmen in brutal combat.


5. Battle Royale

A group of forty-two 9th graders was on a lonely island. A map, food, and different weapons were given to them. The collar explodes if they breach a rule. Their goal was to assassinate each other and be the last one standing. The island's final survivor is permitted to depart. If there is more than one survivor, the collars will kill everyone.


6. Tokyo Ghoul

A ghoul, a creature that feeds on human flesh, attacks a college student. Later, he obtains an organ transplant from the ghoul, transforming him into a monster in his own right.


7. Attack On Titan

Attack on Titan is a 2015 Japanese post-apocalyptic action film based on the manga of the same name by Hajime Isayama.


8. Fullmetal Alchemist

The military government and unknown creatures keep a close eye on alchemist Edward Elric as he looks for a means to repair his brother Al's body.


9. High&Low The Movie

The S.W.O.R.D. District's five rival gangs band together to take on a 500-strong onslaught headed by a famous gang boss.


10. Azumi

A master swordsman transforms a young girl named Azumi (Aya Ueto) and a gang of orphans into assassins whose purpose is to murder enemy warlords in 19th-century Japan. When one of these warlords wants the young assassins to get killed, his lieutenant dispatches Bijomaru, a terrifying killer. As Azumi and her colleagues fight for survival, a bloodbath follows.