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Ikehiro, Kazuo 1929-

Overview
Works: 92 works in 128 publications in 2 languages and 429 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Swashbuckler films  Samurai films  Martial arts films  Gangster films  Television adaptations  Martial arts television programs 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Film editor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kazuo Ikehiro
Zatoichi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Zatoichi senryōkubi = Zatoichi and the chest of gold( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Japanese and French and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accused of stealing, Zatoichi is pursued by friend and foe alike. In this installment of The Blind Swordsman series, Ichi must prove his innocence, expose the real culprits, retrieve the gold, and reconcile his accusers' anger. And if the odds were not stacked high enough, Ichi is hounded and challenged by a maniacal, bullwhip yielding ronin who finds Ichi's status as a low ranking blind masseur and master swordsman as an affront to his class and profession
Zatōichi abare-dako = Zatoichi's flashing sword( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zatoichi is provoked into a fury of sword slining by a disreputable gang leader trying to oust a rival, good-natured boss. A houseguest of the peaceful Brunkichi boss, Ichi attempts to help his gracious host fight the greedy boss Yasugoro, but as a fugitive, Ichi's honorable host must ask the blind swordsman to leave. With Ichi temporarily out of the way, Yasugoro makes his bloody move. But being a man of fairness and equality, Zatoichi makes sure Yasugoro gets what he deserves in the end
Sleepy eyes of death( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nemuri Kyoshiro, the half-breed son of a Japanese noblewoman raped by a Christian missionary, lives only for the moment, amused by the chaos that surrounds him. But those who decide to use him for their own ends soon discover that they have made a fatal error. For Kyoshiro wields the fabled Musuo-Masamune blade and is master of the most subtle and deadly technique in all of sword-play: the Full-Moon cut. All those who challenge him must face the Sleepy Eyes of Death
Mushukunin mikogami no jōkichi : kiba wa hikisaita( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master fighter and ex-ganster Jokichi is out for vengeance against the three people who raped and murdered his wife and killed his son. First film in the famed Mikogami trilogy
Zatoichi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Mushukunin mikogami no jōkichi : kawakaze ni kako wa nagareta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thirsting for revenge, Jokichi rashly attempts to assassinate the evil Chogoro but ends up being captured by Yakuza. His life is spared by Boss Juzaburo, in order that the harmony of an important commemoration not be furth disturbed. Though now even more of an outcast, Jokichi is asked by another Yakuza boss, Umezo, to guard Oyuki, the wayward daughter of Juzaburo. The tragic consequences of this assignment will lead him into a deadly trap and a final confrontation with Chogoro. The Mikogami Trilogy will conclude with 'Slaughter in the Snow'."--Container
Mushukunin mikogami no jōkichi : tasogare ni senkō ga tonda( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man trying to leave the yakuza finds his family brutally killed as a result, leading him to seek revenge. The third film in the Mikogami trilogy
Zatoichi : masseur Ichi and a chest of gold( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zatoichi the itinerant blind masseur gambler, travels to Itakura Village to pay his respects at the grave site of a gambler he killed in a sword-fight several years ago. Despite his efforts to avoid it, trouble always seems to find him
Zatoichi's vengeance( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman
Lone wolf and cub. Live action TV series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of master swordsman Ogami and his son as they set off to exact revenge upon the clan that framed him
Sleepy eyes of death( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kyoshiro, a half-breed son of a Japanese aristocrat raped by a Christian missionary, lives only for the moment, amused by the chaos that surrounds him. But those who decide to use him for their own ends soon discover that they have made a fatal error! For Kyoshiro utilizes the magical Musou-Masamune blade, and is in control of technique in all of swordplay, the Full Moon Cut. All those who challenge him must face The Sleepy Eyes of Death!
Zatoichi's flashing sword( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman
Zatoichi : Zatoichi's flashing sword( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zatoichi, the itinerant blind masseur gambler, is caught in a fued between a legitimate ferry owner and gangsters trying to wrest control of his business. Fireworks and sword play result in a bloody showdown
Zatoichi : the return of masseur Ichi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zatoichi the itinerant blind masseur gambler, is pursued by vassal's of an insane lord. Gangsters and and an old rival, as well as the vassals, find themselves no match for our hero
Zatoichi and the chest of gold( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman
Sleepy eyes of death : [Sword of seduction]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murderous machinations of a mad princess and the enticing prospect of learning the dark secret of his own birth conspire to ensnare Kyoshiro in a tangled web of deceit and treachery
Hitori ōkami( Visual )

3 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nakayama shichiri( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zatoichi : the blind swordsman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
 
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Sleepy eyes of death : [Sword of seduction]
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Kazuo, Ikehiro 1929-

Kazuo Ikehiro Japanese writer and director

Kazuo Ikehiro Japans schrijver

Kazuo Ikehiro réalisateur japonais

Kazuo Ikehiro regista giapponese

Икэхиро, Кадзуо

池広一夫 1929-

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