Top 10 Asian Films of 2016

Voted on by 11 writers from the team, the easternKicks Top 10 Asian films were selected from over 600 votes, chosen out of 300+ reviews on the site this year.

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 1. The Wailing

    The easternKicks #1 film for 2016 is THE WAILING! Discover here why its the top of our Top 10 Films of 2016 list…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 2. Train To Busan

    The best zombie-train-family drama-movie of 2016 graces #2 on the easternKicks Top Ten of 2016, and here’s why…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 3. Your Name

    Impressive storytelling and intricate detail makes Your Name #3 in the easternKicks Top 10 Films of 2016

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 4. Creepy

    Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s latest film deserves its place as #4 on easternKicks Top Ten of 2016, and here’s why…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 5. The Handmaiden

    In at #5 for easternKicks’ Top 10 Films of 2016; leaving audiences thrilled, amused and awed in equal pleasure…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 6. Hime-Anole

    Keisuke Yoshida’s film comes in at #6 on the easternKicks Top 10 Films of 2016 as a brutal punch to the gut…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 7. After The Storm

    Hirokazu Koreeda continues his legacy as the master of Japanese drama, #7 in the Top 10 Films of 2016…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 8. The Mermaid

    Stephen’s favourite comes in at #8 in our Top 10 Films of 2016, the most successful Chinese language film ever…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 9. The Tunnel

    Kim Seung-hun’s effective, manipulative thriller The Tunnel is #9 in the easternKicks Top 10 Films of 2016…

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    Top 10 Films of 2016: 10. The Bacchus Lady

    The Bacchus Lady starts off easternKicks’ Top 10 Film of 2016, coming in at #10 on the list…

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