Asian Films in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Macy Aug 28, 2018

Over a year ago I found a book, "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", at Half-Price Books. Since then I've been watching atleast one movie listed from the book a week. Here's a list of all the Asian films listed in the book:

Other Asians films in the book, but not on this site:

  • "Akira" (Japan; 1988)
  • "Grave of the Fireflies" (Japan; 1988)
  • "Cyclo" (Vietnam; 1995)
  • "Princess Mononoke" (Japan; 1997)
  • "Spirited Away" (Japan; 2001)

Stats:

  • China: 11 titles
  • Japan: 25 titles
  • Taiwan: 5 titles
  • Korea: 5 titles
  • Hong Kong: 13 titles
  • Philippines: 1 title