Top 10 awesome movies like Artist of Fasting that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Artist of Fasting and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Masao Adachi, Hiroshi Yamamoto and Ukan Abeta . Here goes the list -

  1. Somebody's Xylophone
  2. Chronicle of My Mother
  3. Women in the Mirror
  4. Three Stories of Love
  5. Arietta
  6. Hotel Blu Kaien
  7. Bounce Ko Gals
  8. Flower & Snake 3
  9. Taberu Onna
  10. Maadadayo
  1. Somebody's Xylophone

    Somebody's Xylophone

    Sayoko has moved away from the city centre and into the suburbs. She gets her hair done at a beauty salon. When she replies to a courtesy follow-up e-mail from the stylist things take an unexpected turn involving her visiting the home of the stylist, her husband and the barber's girlfriend.

    This movie, created by Yôichi Higashi, Masanobu Katsumura and Takako Tokiwa, scores 6.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  2. Chronicle of My Mother

    Chronicle of My Mother

    Based on an autobiographical novel by Inoue Yasushi, the film chronicles the passage of fifteen years within a family struggling with abandonment, resentment and decline with old age. As the world turns, a son who has issues with his mother has to deal with his own children and role as a father as well.

    This movie, created by Masato Harada, Kôji Yakusho and Erina Mano, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  3. Women in the Mirror

    Women in the Mirror

    Three women who share memories of the Hiroshima disaster try to uncover the hidden family ties that may or may not bind them together.

    This movie, created by Yoshishige Yoshida, Mariko Okada and Yoshiko Tanaka, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  4. Three Stories of Love

    Three Stories of Love

    Atsushi is a civic construction worker who was widowed following a random murder. Toko's husband is neither interested in her nor in how his mother treats his wife. Shinomiya is a lawyer whose homosexuality has lead to mismatched love. The three separate stories tread a thread of hope, love, rejection and abandonment. Three relative cinema newcomers act in roles for which they were auditioned and specially hired.

    This movie, created by Ryosuke Hashiguchi, Tamae Andô and Lily Franky, scores 6.8 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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  5. Arietta

    Arietta

    A middle-age widow (Keiko Kaja) becomes a call girl in a shady S&M club to pay off the debts accumulated by her yakuza husband. She's a depressed woman, merely going through the motions of existence, subjected to every cruel whim concocted by her clients. She's dedicated to the misery - even finding comfort in it - stumbling through life like a zombie.

    This movie, created by Akio Jissôji, Keiko Kaga and Kiriko Shimizu, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  6. Hotel Blu Kaien

    Hotel Blu Kaien

    This movie, created by Kôji Wakamatsu, Hitomi Katayama and Gô Jibiki, scores 6.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  7. Bounce Ko Gals

    Bounce Ko Gals

    The film follows three modern Japanese schoolgirls in Tokyo as they flirt with lecherous old men and dodge the yakuza in the lucrative and sometimes dangerous practice of "enjo kosai" or "date clubs".

    This movie, created by Masato Harada, Hitomi Satô and Yasue Satô, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  8. Flower & Snake 3

    Flower & Snake 3

    A businessman is ruthless with his competitors, and in response his competitors after being driven out of business kidnap aforementioned business man's wife and start training her to be a porn star, particularly of the S&M/bondage variety.

    This movie, created by Yusuke Narita, Minako Komukai and Yasukaze Motomiya, scores 5.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  9. Taberu Onna

    Taberu Onna

    Following the premise of the novel of the same name, Taberu Onna, the film zooms in on the ins and outs and comings and goings of the daily lives of eight women in Japan including a Western one. These women interact, eat, drink, date with abandon, have high expectations and practice materialism.

    This movie, created by Jirô Shôno, Mitsu Dan and Fumiya Endô, scores 4.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

  10. Maadadayo

    Maadadayo

    Following World War II, a retired professor approaching his autumn years finds his quality of life drastically reduced in war-torn Tokyo. Denying despair, he pursues writing and celebrates his birthday with his adoring students.

    This movie, created by Akira Kurosawa, Tatsuo Matsumura and Hisashi Igawa, scores 7.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - Drama

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