WorldCat Identities

Murata, Takehiro

Overview
Works: 30 works in 55 publications in 3 languages and 884 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Monster films  Science fiction films  Animated films  Horror films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Takehiro Murata
Godzilla 2000( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A UFO reveals itself as an alien monster with awesome destructive powers. Godzilla, the alien monster, and the citizens of Japan battle for survival
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah ; Godzilla and Mothra : the battle for Earth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla and Mothra : the battle for Earth (ca. 102 min.): Island explorers discover the egg of Mothra and attempt to take it to the mainland. Godzilla awakens and attacks the party, causing the egg to hatch and forcing its newborn larvae to fend off the gigantic reptile
Minbo no onna = Anti-extortion woman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feisty and resourceful woman lawyer is hired by a big hotel to deal with extortionists, and transforms timid hotel staff into an effective anti-yakuza task force
Okoge( Visual )

4 editions published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film is about Japanese girls who like gay males
Heisei tanuki-gassen ponpoko by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The forest habitat of the mischievous, shapeshifting Tanuki (raccoon dogs) is being threatened by urban development. Using their powers of transformation and persuasion, the raccoon tribes band together to fight back against the human encroachment, stop the construction and preserve their home
Godzilla 2000 ; Godzilla vs. MechaGodzilla II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla 2000: "The king of all monsters is back and bigger than ever. When a UFO reveals itself as a massive alien monster with awesome destructive powers. Godzilla vs. MechaGodzilla II: Build with the utmost in 20th century technology, Mechagodzilla is the ultimate Godzilla busting weaponry. Meanwhile on a remote island polluted by nuclear waster, a team of scientists discovers a giant egg in a Pteranodon nest and brings it home for study. When BabyGodzilla hatches, both Rodan and Godzilla return to claim the cuddly infant as their own"--Container
Godzilla and Mothra, the battle for Earth : Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah, and Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: giant monsters all-out attack( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: giant monsters all-out attack (widescreen, 2001, 105 min.): Fifty years ago, the Japanese Defense Forces killed Godzilla, or so they thought. When a series of terrifying natural disasters begins to plague Japan, including the inexplicable offshore sinking of a U.S. submarine, a mystic old man warns his nation the Godzilla has come back to destroy Japan as revenge for all the souls lost in the Pacific War. When mere military might cannot squash the monster, the mystic man awakens the Holy Beasts of Yamato: King Ghidorah, Mothra and Baragon, sleeping giants that protected Japan in ancient times. These untamed mammoth beasts take on Godzilla with frightening supernatural brute power that has been 2,000 years in the making
Marutai no onna = Marutai by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actress Isono Biwako witnesses a murder. The victim is a lawyer who has been investigating a cult group. Biwako is able to identify the murderer, a member of the cult group. Biwako agrees to testify in court, and two cops are assigned to protect her from the cult group
Mibu gishiden by Yōjirō Takita( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoshimura Kan'ichirō, a samurai from Nanbu-han (present Iwate Prefecture) joins Shinsengumi, a special police unit to counter antishogunate activities in Kyōto. Yoshimura appears to be motivated by the desire to survive and make money rather than by honor. Saitō Hajime, one of the leaders of Shinsengumi, is appalled by Yoshimura's attitude at first, but he begins to realize Yoshimura wants to survive for his beloved family back in his home town
Pom poko by Shang Shang Typhoon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the legendary Studio Ghibli, creators of Spirited Away, and Academy Award-nominated director Isao Takahata, comes an action-packed ecological fable about the clash between nature and human civilization. The tanuki (raccoon dogs) of Tama Hills find their fun-loving community under attack when their quiet woodlands are threatened by encroaching developers looking to create still more houses and shopping malls. Desperate to survive, the tanuki band together and learn the ancient art of transformation, shape-shifting into a comical variety of humans and spirits as they undertake a last-ditch plan to scare away the humans and save their home, in this deeply affecting, funny and heartfelt look at what it means to live in the modern world."--Container
Godzilla vs. Mothra( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of earthquakes unearths a gigantic orb, and a trio of Japanese explorers are dispatched to the mysterious infant island to investigate. There they discover the island's sole inhabitants, miniature twin women whose duty is to protect the mammoth ball, the egg of Mothra! When the explorers attempt to bring the egg back to the mainland, a furious Godzilla awakens from the depths and attacks the party, causing the egg to hatch and forcing its newborn larvae to fend off the gigantic monster
Die Kunst der Erpressung Minbo no onna( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring 9 movies on 7 DVDs."
Riyū : the movie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Toho Godzilla collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven Godzilla movies from the 1990s and early 2000s
Rebirth of Mothra II ; Rebirth of Mothra III( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebirth of Mothra II: Mothra fights a new foe who threatens Earth₂s oceans and the existence of humankind. Rebirth of Mothra III: King Ghidorah returns to destroy the Earth, but Mothra is triumphant and takes her place among the greatest of all monsters
Sukedachiya sukeroku( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebirth of Mothra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mothra, one of Godzilla's longtime allies (and sometimes foe) gets her very own movie series in this, the first of a trilogy. When the three-headed Death Ghidorah, an even fiercer cousin of King Ghidorah, begins to destroy the forests of Japan, Mothra leaves her island paradise to help save them
Godzilla and Mothra : the battle for earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Island explorers discover the egg of Mothra and attempt attempt to take it to the mainland. Godzilla awakens and attacks the party, causing the egg to hatch and forcing its newborn larvae to fend off the gigantic reptile
Godzilla 2000 millennium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When Godzilla blasts a 60 million year old rock, a UFO emerges. Soon the UFO transforms into the beast Orga and a battle between the giants threatens to destroy all mankind
 
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Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah ; Godzilla and Mothra : the battle for Earth
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Alternative Names
村田雄浩

Languages
Japanese (25)

English (17)

German (3)