The Japanese have a word for foreigners: gaijin. The latest gaijin to visit Japan, at least cinematically, is the Canadian X-Man Logan – a.k.a. Wolverine – in the aptly-titled The Wolverine. Exactly how welcoming (or not) the Japanese are to outsiders, Hollywood has played on the assumption that the Japanese are suspicious and resentful towards everyone non-Japanese.
Here we take a look at some other significant movies about foreigners in Japan...