East-Asian Countries' or Languages' movies. Most common are Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Taiwanese movies

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Asian movie about a guy recording sounds and sending them to his girlfriend

About 2 years ago on some film festival I saw an Asian movie and I would really like to buy it somewhere or at least watch it again. It is a movie about a sound recording guy that gets sacked, and ...
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Is there a specific style or genre name for Jackie Chan's movies?

Aside from the obvious Action or Martial Arts, Jackie Chan's movies are filled with very angular fight scenes (i.e. Punch, Hesitation, Retraction, Counter, etc...). There is a deliberateness to it, ...
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Identifying martial arts movie (possibly with bodybuilders)

I'm trying to find an asian (I think) movie that I watched when I was a kid back in the 90's. The movie itself may be from the late 70's -80s. It had some crazy fights in mid air and what-not, it was ...
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Man keeps seeing his dead wife as she was still living with him

I think the movie is Japanese, although I'm not completely sure. It's certainly Asian, though, and it takes place in a city. The movie was made during the 90s or 2000s. The main character (a man, ~40 ...
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A writer tries to escape from her surreal, post apocalyptic novel

It's an Asian movie(maybe Korean). The movie was about a writer who gets involved in her own novel. She meets weird people in that surreal realm and tries to escape from it. She gets help from an old ...
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Help identifying asian romantic comedy from 2013

I saw this movie on an AirChina flight from LA to Beijing in February 2013. I think it was a Korean movie, and I thought the title was called "be my valentine". I couldn't find anything on google ...
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Asian film where gangster character has “gills”

A few years ago, I saw a clip from a (possibly Japanese?) movie where a gangster-ish character with blond hair takes a draw from a cigarette, then blows the smoke out through slits in the side of his ...
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Asian film where the main character returns to the village he is from to visit his dying mother

This was an Asian film where the main character is returning to the village he is from to visit his dying mother. The movie takes place either during World War 2, or the Korean War. While he's there, ...
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Identify an Asian “romantic” movie

This movie is either Chinese or Korean. It talks about a young adult who like to wander his country/the world using other people's houses to rest (rather than, say, an B&B). Once he is sure that ...
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hong-kong action movie from 70s or 80s with a heist and a crossbow

Although I haven't seen this movie in full I do remember one particular scene: man shoots a crossbow bolt with a string attached. He slides down on it to some skyscraper building and attacks some ...
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Identify this asian movie

I saw a small portion of this movie in the year 2000. It was a new movie at that time. Language: Asian (not sure which one) Country: Unknown Genre: Romance Plot: Hero works at some radio station. ...
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Asian kick-boxing movie where the villain cheats using metal nails

I saw this film around 2008. It was a Chinese film most probably. Frankly, it can be Korean or Thai film too. I could not identify them separately back then. The plot goes like the following: The ...
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Movies on par like ROAR:Tigers of Sundarbans [duplicate]

Are there any movies with unique concept and great animation and background scores like ROAR which recently released ? Must be bollywood movie ? There are many in Hollywood I know the recent being ...
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Help identifiying asian romantic movie [duplicate]

The actress in the picture was in the movie. Sorry I don't know her name. I saw an asian movie years ago and I cannot remember the title to the movie. I can only remember few parts: It takes ...