List of Japanese films of 2000

Highest-grossing filmsEdit

Rank Title Gross
1 Pokémon 3: The Movie ¥4.85 billion
2 Whiteout ¥4.20 billion
3 Doraemon: Nobita and the Legend of the Sun King ¥3.05 billion

List of filmsEdit

A list of films released in Japan in 2000 (see 2000 in film).

Title Director Cast Genre Notes
Battle Royale Kinji Fukasaku Tatsuya Fujiwara Thriller [1]
Brother Takeshi Kitano Beat Takeshi, Omar Epps, Claude Maki Crime [2]
Cardcaptor Sakura Movie 2: The Sealed Card Morio Asaka Animation
Case Closed: Captured in Her Eyes Kanetsugu Kodama Animation [3]
Chaos Hideo Nakata Miki Nakatani, Masato Hagiwara, Ken Mitsuishi Mystery-thriller
Crayon Shin-chan: The Storm Called The Jungle Keiichi Hara Animated [3]
Dead or Alive 2: Birds Takashi Miike Show Aikawa, Riki Takeuchi Crime [4]
Doki Doki Wildcat Engine Hiroshi Nishikiori Animated [3]
Dora-Heita Kon Ichikawa Kōji Yakusho, Yuko Asano, Bunta Sugawara Comedy [5]
Doraemon: A Grandmother's Recollections Ayumu Watanabe Animated [3]
Doraemon: Nobita and the Legend of the Sun King Tsutomu Shibayama Anime [3]
Escaflowne Kazuki Akane Maaya Yamaguchi, Tomokazu Seki Anime
Eureka Shinji Aoyama Kōji Yakusho, Ken Mitsuishi, Yutaka Matsushige Drama [6]
Godzilla vs. Megaguirus Masaki Tezuka Misato Tanaka, Shosuke Tanihara, Masato Ibu Science fiction, action [7][8]
Gojoe Gakuryu Ishii Tadanobu Asano, Masatoshi Nagase Action [9]
GTO: The Movie
Isn't She Great Andrew Bergman Bette Midler, Nathan Lane, David Hyde Pierce American-British-German-Japanese co-production[10]
Isola Toshiyuki Mizutani Yoshino Kimura, Yu Kurosawa, Ken Ishiguro Horror [10]
Ju-on Takashi Shimizu Yurei Yanagi, Chiaki Kuriyama, Takako Fuji Horror Direct-to-video release.[11][12]
Ju-on 2 Takashi Shimizu Yuuko Daike, Makoto Ashikawa, Kahori Fuji Horror Direct-to-video release[12]
Juvenile Takashi Yamazaki [5][13]
Keizoku-Unsolved Cases Yukihiko Tsutsumi Kiyoshi Nakajo, Atsuro Watanabe, Nanako Okochi [10]
GoGoV: Sudden Shock! A New Warrior!
GoGoV vs. Gingaman
Like a Flowing River Yasushi Akimoto Mitsuko Mori, Kunie Tanaka, Yoshiko Kuga [5]
Mononoke hime in U.S.A. Toshikazu Sato Hayao Miyazaki Documentary [3]
Nagai Yume Higuchinsky Shuuji Kashiwabara, Masami Horiuchi, Eriko Hatsune Horror Television film[14]
Off-Balance Shin Togashi
One Piece: The Movie Mayumi Tanaka, Kazuya Nakai, Akemi Okamura, Kappei Yamaguchi Animation First One Piece movie.
Pikachu & Pichu Kunihiko Yuyama Animated [5]
Pokémon 3: The Movie Kunihiko Yuyama Anime [5]
Pyrokinesis Shusuke Kaneko Akiko Yada, Hideaki Itō, Ryuji Harada Horror [5]
Ring 0: Birthday Tsuruta Norio Yukie Nakama, Seiichi Tanabe, Yoshiko Tanaka Horror [10]
Sad and Painful Search: Office Lady Essay Tarō Araki Emi Kawana, Yumi Yoshiyuki Pink Best Film, Pink Grand Prix
Senrigan Manabu Iso Miki Mizuno, Hitomi Kuroki, Toshirou Yanagiba [15]
Sunday's Dream Yōichirō Takahashi Screened at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival
Tomie: Replay Tomijiro Mitsuishi Mai Hosho, Sayaka Yamaguchi, Yosuke Kubozukai Horror [11]
Uzumaki Higuchinsky Eriko Hatsune, Fhi Fan, Hinako Saeki Horror [11]
Versus Ryuhei Kitamura Tak Sakaguchi, Hideo Sakaki Action, horror [16]

See alsoEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ Deming, Mark. "Battle Royale". AllMovie. Retrieved February 3, 2016.
  2. ^ Crow, Jonathan. "Brother". AllMovie. Retrieved February 3, 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e f Galbraith IV 2008, p. 414.
  4. ^ Crow, Jonathan. "Dead or Alive 2". AllMovie.
  5. ^ a b c d e f Galbraith IV 2008, p. 415.
  6. ^ Crow, Jonathan. "Eureka". AllMovie. Retrieved February 3, 2016.
  7. ^ Deming, Mark. "Godzilla vs. Megaguirus". AllMovie. Retrieved February 3, 2016.
  8. ^ Galbraith IV 2008, p. 417.
  9. ^ Deming, Mark. "Gojoe: Spirit War Chronicle". AllMovie. Retrieved March 1, 2017.
  10. ^ a b c d Galbraith IV 2008, p. 413.
  11. ^ a b c Kalat 2007, p. 280.
  12. ^ a b Kalat 2007, p. 281.
  13. ^ Galbraith IV 2008, p. 416.
  14. ^ Kalat 2007, p. 282.
  15. ^ Kalat 2007, p. 283.
  16. ^ Crow, Jonathan. "Versus". AllMovie. Retrieved February 3, 2016.

ReferencesEdit

  • Galbraith IV, Stuart (2008). The Toho Studios Story: A History and Complete Filmography. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 1461673747.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Kalat, David (2007). J-horror: The Definitive Guide to The Ring, The Grudge and Beyond. Vertical. ISBN 193223408X.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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