WorldCat Identities

Chiba, Sonny 1939-

Overview
Works: 193 works in 342 publications in 5 languages and 4,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Production personnel, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sonny Chiba
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bride continues on her deadly pursuit of her former partners in the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, who, in a furious assault, attempted to murder her and her unborn child on her wedding day. As the Bride faces off against allies-turned-nemeses Budd and Elle, she flashes back to the day of her deadly wedding. We learn how she was recruited and trained and about her relationship with Squad leader Bill
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Bride' was a member of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, lead by her lover 'Bill.' Upon realizing she was pregnant with Bill's child, she decides to escape her life as a killer. She flees to Texas, where she meets a young man, and on the day of their wedding is gunned down by an angry and jealous Bill and other members of the Squad. Four years later, 'The Bride' wakes from a coma, and discovers her baby is gone. She decides to seek revenge upon the five people who destroyed her life and killed her baby
The Street fighter ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry is hired to kidnap an heiress to billions, but his employers balk at paying his fee, so he offers himself to the heiress as protection
Martial arts masters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine classic movies featuring Bruce Lee, Sonny Chiba, Sue Shiomi, and more
The bodyguard ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Japanese and New York City gangsters face off while a martial arts hero attempts to make sense of it all and stay alive
Legend of eight samurai by Kinji Fukasaku ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A princess and her band of eight samurai battle against a powerful witch and her army of warrior ghosts
Kill Bill [DVD Widescreen Series] by Quentin Tarantino ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vol. 1: Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, The Bride emerges from a coma and decides it is time for payback with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight she did not start but is determined to finish. -- Vol. 2: Completes the quest for revenge begun by The Bride. Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back and taking aim at the only two survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to the ultimate confrontation with her former master and the man who ordered her execution
Return of the street fighter ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry Tsuguri is hired by a gang to infiltrate a prison and eliminate a squealer. Then the gang leaders send out an army to eliminate Terry himself. But they don't know who they're dealing with
Feng yun xiong ba tian xia = The stormriders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in Chinese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the underground comic book, this is the story of Wind and Cloud believed to one day bring peace and good fortune to the ancient land. Wind and Cloud are discovered and adopted by the all-powerful Lord Conqueror during his quest to acquire a series of legendary swords needed to rule the world
Sister street fighter ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tina Long sets out to rescue her secret agent brother
Kill Bill. Kill Bill ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kill Bill Vol. 2: "Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back with a vengeance and taking aim at Budd and Elle Driver, the only survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to tthe ultimate confrontation with Bill, The Bride's former master and the man who ordered her execution!"--Container
Martial arts samurai pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bruce Lee ... the man, the myth: The film explores every aspect of his brief life--from his youth spent in the streets of Hong Kong to his early years as a martial arts teacher, his movie career, and finally to his mysterious and untimely death at the age of 33
The street fighter's last revenge ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry is once again hired by the mob and then double crossed, but manages to exact his revenge
Feng yun xiong ba tian xia = The storm riders ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a comic book. The Conquer adopted the two boys Wind and Cloud and taught them skill. They helped the Conquer dominating the world. However, Wind and Cloud soon unite and defeat Conquer
The bushido blade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Shogun sends his best Samurai, along with three Americans from Commodore Perry's crew, on a dangerous quest to recover the sacred, ceremonial Bushido sword
Yagyū ichizoku no inbō ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Following the death of the Shogun, a war between the eldest and his younger brother erupts. Warriors take to each side swearing devotion to the prospective lords. The plot to pit brother against brother is secretly being controlled by the Yagyu family, a group of warriors who have trained the Shogun's family in the art of swordsmanship. A group of imperial nobles are also secretly pulling the strings of this plot, hoping to weaken the power of the Shogunate and restore power to the emperor
Street fighter and, Return of the street fighter by Sonny Chiba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two martial arts features on one disc, starring Sonny Chiba as Terry Tsuguri, the Street Fighter. Originally released in 1974 as Gekitotsu! Satsujin ken and Satsujin ken 2
The Sonny Chiba collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
G.I. samurai: A squadron of Japanese soldiers is transported through time to Japan's feudal past, where rival samurai clans are in competition to name the chief shogun. The transported squadron's leader seizes the opportunity to realize his dream of becoming Japan's supreme ruler
Storm riders ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blending Chinese mythic storytelling with state-of-the-art digital effects, this film unleashes a colourful hyper-kinetic fantasy that stands head and shoulders above Hollywood's attempts at the genre. The film smashed the Hong Kong box office record for the best opening day ever, and went on to become the highest grossing Hong Kong film of 1998. Cantonese language with English subtitles. Widescreen
Shogun's ninja Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan's hidden gold only to find that two daggers are the key to the hiding place of the treasured gold. Spanning decades, the quest for the missing daggers takes Shiranui through war and ancient tradition
 
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Alternative Names
Chiba, Shin-Ichi, 1939-
Chiba, Shiníchi 1939-
Chiba, Shinichi, "Sonny" 1939-
Chiba, Shinnichi 1939-
Chiba Sony 1939-....
JJ Sani Chiba
JJ サニー チバ
JJサニー千葉
Wachinaga, Rindo
チバ, シンイチ, 1939-
ワチナガ, リンドウ
千葉真一, 1939-
和千永, 倫道
Languages
English (100)
Chinese (17)
Japanese (9)
Spanish (5)
French (1)
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