Maabou no Daikyousou
Mabo’s Big Race A boy competes in various events during the Olympic games. Short film from 1936.
Izakaya no Ichiya
Over a Drink An unemployed man picks up a flyer which happens to be a notice asking for investors to put up capital for raising a sunken ship. ...
Hinomaru Tarou: Musha Shugyou no Maki
Taro’s Early Training Days The hero Taro attempts to rescue a kidnapped girl from a bandit. Short film from 1936.
Furudera no Obake-soudou
Taro’s Monster Hunt A 1936 movie short about Taro a young man and his adventures against various creatures from different legends.
Chinkoroheibei and the Treasure Box The mischievous Chinkoroheibei visits the underwater realm of the fish king where he tries to steal the ...
Umi no Mizu wa Naze Karai
?Why is the Sea Water Salty When a poor, yet honest, man rescues an old man who has fallen off a log bridge, the little people of the forest give ...
Taa-chan no Kaitei Ryokou
Ta-chan’s Underwater Adventure No synopsis information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding a synopsis here.
Shoujouji no Tanuki-bayashi Ban Danemon
Danemon’s Monster Hunt at Shojoji A young samurai accepts a job to clear out a haunted castle, only to find it inhabited by beautiful ...
Ninjutsu Hinotama Kozou: Edo no Maki
Ninja Fireball in Edo A short story about a young ninja.
Hinomaru Hatanosuke: Inazuma-gumi Tobatsu no Maki
Hatanosuke Takes Down the Inazuma Gang Short film where the hero Hatanosuke battles with an evil gang of thieves.
Hinomaru Hatanosuke: Bakemonoyashiki no Maki
Hatanosuke and the Haunted House Short film where the hero Hatanosuke battles ghosts and monsters in a haunted house.
Issunboushi: Chibisuke Monogatari
Tiny Chibisuke’s Big Adventure Dreaming of rising up in the world, Chibisuke the little bonze travels to the city, where he becomes a ...
The Dance of the Chagamas The first full cel-animated short. A group of tanukis investigate a temple and cause mischief.
Tsuki no Miya no Oujo-sama
Princess of the Moon Palace A young squirrel princess is kidnapped by an evil frog. A brave young squirrel from the village goes off in search of ...
Hyoei and Heibei’s Tengu Hunt No synopsis information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding a synopsis here.
Ponsuke no Haru
Spring Comes to Ponsuke A family of tanuki dig for food in the snow. They find bamboo shoots and bring them home only to find them empty after ...
Osaru no Sankichi: Totsugeki-tai
Sankichi the Monkey: The Storm Troopers Short movie from 1934 about a war between monkeys and bears.
Omocha Bako Series Dai 3 Wa: Ehon 1936-nen
Omochabako Series Dai San Wa: Ehon Black-and-white propaganda film. Japanese folklore characters vs. evil Mickey Mouse-like creatures.
Corporal Norakuro The Fierce Canine Army has been given the day off, but Norakuro has no home to return to. After he goes to a yakitori (fried ...
Genroku Koi Moyou: Sankichi to Osayo
Sankichi and Osayo: A Genroku Romance When a samurai witnesses a dancing maiden being kidnapped by ruffians, he rescues the poor damsel and takes ...