This page shows you the list charts. By default, the movies are ordered by how many times they have been marked as a favorite. However, you can also sort by other information, such as the total number of times it has been marked as a dislike.
It would seem a no-brainer: Combine the world's most revered dramatist with today's most popular medium. Alas, translating the Bard to the big screen has proved trickier than anyone ever thought. In ranking the 25 most successful attempts, TONY tapped its Film and Theater experts. Their only ground rule: No plots about the playwright himself would be eligible. (Sorry, Shakespeare in Love fans). But any adaptations of the plays themselves, loose or faithful, were fair game.
So if top-25 lists be the food of love, read on.
From "Something Like an Autobiography" (pp. 73-74)
"I have tried making a list of films that impressed me at that time, and the list runs to nearly a hundred titles." Ages 9-19
Couldn't find Kaijin (director: Murata Minoru)
Shinpan Ooka Seidan (director: Ito Daisuke) returns three matches for the same year, I added all three.
Unspecified entries under 1927: "Comedies with Harold Lloyd, Buster Keaton, Harry Langdon, Wallace Beery, Raymond Hatton, chester Conklin, Roscoe Arbuckle, Sidney Chaplin"
These are the 100 most voted movies with Japanese language listed on IMDb that also has Japan as country of origin. The list shows which movies have generated the most votes on IMDb and therefore can be said to be the most "popular", but not necessarily the best. An essential list for any fan of Japanese cinema. Last updated 14.10.13.