WorldCat Identities

Rin, Tarō 1941-

Overview
Works: 134 works in 218 publications in 5 languages and 1,646 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Animated films  Animated television programs  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Film editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Producer
Classifications: PN1995.9.A53, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Tarō Rin
 
Most widely held works by Tarō Rin
Metropolis by Tarō Rin ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in a futuristic city at the height of its civilisation. Tells the story of Tima, a beautiful and mysterious humanoid who does not realise that she is actually a highly advanced robot. It is Tima who must discover her true self and begin to bridge the gap between humans and humanoid, to save the entire city from the dark dictator Duke Red
X the complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kamu stands alone at the crossroads between salvation and Armageddon. Destiny demands that this tormented young man decide the fate of a world he no longer belongs in. Torn between rival orders of superhuman warriors, the time has come for Kamui to choose his side
The dagger of Kamui ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Jiro, the holder of the dagger of Kamui, on his search for treasure and vengeance
X ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Japanese and English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the Clamp manga series, X tells the sotry of a battle for the future of humanity on the eve of the millenium
Galaxy express 999 ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galaxy Express Three-Nine is a train that travels through space, from Magalopolis Station to Andromeda, but is also a metaphor for life itself, with passengers constantly boarding, debarking, and dreaming along the way. This is a story of one of those passengers, young boy Tetsurō and a mysterious beauty called Maetel. Based on the Japanese classic comics series, uncut and unedited version
Captain Herlock ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tadashi returns home to find his father dead and his killers standing over his body. As they attack Tadashi, Captain Herlock saves his life. Tadashi joins the crew of the space battleship to avenge his fathers death
Adieu galaxy express 999 by Reiji Matsumoto ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two years after the events of Galaxy Express 999, Earth has become a battlefield, and Tetsuro is summoned to board the Three-Nine once more. All questions will be answered and all mysteries revealed as Tetsuro embarks on a journey to the destination of which is unknown even to Galaxy Express Railways locomotive C6248 itself. The journey will reveal a secret so awful, even Maetel herself can hardly bear to speak of it
Reign the conqueror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A prophecy says that Alexander the Great will first rule then destroy the world. Taught by Aristotle the philosopher, he pursues his ambition to rule through a world of warring armies, sorcerers and other assailants
Doomed megalopolis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tokyo is under siege as occult forces take over the burial site of Taira No Masakado, the city's founder. The forces of good oppose the evil necromancer Kato in the form of an aging priest, an alluring virgin, and a group of untested heroes. Soon they learn only too well that the ruthless Kato is not an easy enemy to defeat
X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At the millennial edge, the concluding battle for humanity's future is staged. Kamui Shirou's destiny has been decided as he returns to Tokyo to face his ultimate challenge. The Dragon of Heaven, defenders of the Earth, stand ready to protect the world from the Dragon of Earth, the seven angels of legend, who embrace the devastation of the planet to bring about its purification. Now Kamui must decide which side to fight for although he finds the idea utterly unappealing. It isn't until realizing that his two childhood friends, Fuma and Kotori Monou, are in grievous peril that Kamui decides to step into his fated position in the climactic struggle of the Year of Destiny: 1999
Captain Herlock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Space Sheriff Station forces confront the Fata Morgana, which holds the Noo. But when the Noo turns the fleet against itself, only the Arcadia can stop the Noo from getting away
Harmagedon the great battle with Genma ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Luna and a handful of accomplices must save the earth from the evil Genma who has already destroyed half the universe
Captain Herlock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Noo capture Tadashi and Maji and force them to fight a huge monster in hopes of luring Herlock. The spiritual battle leads to Herlock's victory. Victory is short lived, for the Noo possess Kei, and Tadashi engages in battle to save Kei
Neo-Tokyo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Labyrinth Labyrinthos: A young girl and her cat fall through a mirror and end up in the alleyway behind their house. The running man: Race car drivers are psionically plugged into their vehicles. Construction cancellation order: A young bureaucrat must shut down a project deep in the Amazon jungle
Meikyū monogatari Manie-manie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three classic Japanese anime films
Captain Herlock ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Upon reaching Neo-Terra, Yattaran's invention disables the Fata Morgana's revitalization abilities, but then the planet itself attacks the Arcadia! The ship barely survives the first attacks and Herlock sends the crew off and pursues the Noo himself! Contains episodes 11-13 with a bonus disc of over 80 minutes of materials
Ginga Tetsudō 999 Galaxy Express 999 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Galaxy Express Three-Nine is a train that travels through space, from Magalopolis Station to Andromeda, but is also a metaphor for life itself, with passengers constantly boarding, debarking, and dreaming along the way. This is a story of one of those passengers, young boy Tetsurō and a mysterious beauty called Maetel
The daggar [i.e. dagger] of Kamui Kamui no ken ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Jiro, the holder of the dagger of Kamui, on his search for treasure and vengeance
X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reign the conqueror ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexander goes to Egypt to build the city that bears his name. An oracle predicts that he will rule the world, but will die at the hands of the one closest to him
 
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Alternative Names
Hayashi, Shigeyuki
Hayashi, Shigeyuki, 1941-
Hino, Kuruma
Kanemori, Yoshinori
Rin, Tarô
Rin, Taro, 1941-
Rintarô
Rintaro, 1941-
Shigehyuki, Hayashi
Tarô Rin
Tarō, Rin, 1941-
りんたろう, 1941-
リン, タロウ, 1941-
林, 重行
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