WorldCat Identities

Chiba, Sonny 1939-

Overview
Works: 203 works in 360 publications in 5 languages and 4,965 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director, Production personnel
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sonny Chiba
 
Most widely held works by Sonny Chiba
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 2,863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides it's 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 didn't start this deadly series of events, but she is determined to finish the business
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, the bride emerges from a coma and decides its 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 didn't start this deadly series of events, but she is definately determined to finish the business
The street fighter ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A freelance terrorist is hired to spree a killer from prison. He succeeds, only to find he and the killer have become sworn enemies
Martial arts masters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 99 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 83 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
Feng yun xiong ba tian xia = The stormriders ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 82 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
Legend of eight samurai by Kinji Fukasaku( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 61 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 by Quentin Tarantino( Visual )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 53 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
Kill Bill. Kill Bill ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 52 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
Return of the street fighter ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 49 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
Sister street fighter ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tina Long sets out to rescue her secret agent brother
The street fighter's last revenge ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terry is once again hired by the mob and then double crossed, but manages to exact his revenge
Street fighter and, Return of the street fighter by Sonny Chiba( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 42 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
Martial arts samurai pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Street fighter: Terry is hired by the Yakuza to kidnap an heiress to billions. When his employers balk at paying his fee, he offers himself to the heiress as protection
The Bushido blade ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1854, Commodore Matthew Perry anchored his fleet in the shadow of Mount Fuji in Yokohama Bay. His arrival awoke Japan from a sleep of centuries. In a feudal society torn between those who wish to move into the modern world and the rebel clans sworn to the "old ways," Perry pushes for a treaty to open the country, which the Shogun agrees to sign. But before the signing can take place, a fanatical group of samurai abducts a gift from the Shogun intended for the U.S. President. It is a national treasure of sacred significance to the Japanese -- the great sword known as the Bushido Blade. The treaty cannot be signed until the blade is recovered. It is an urgent and dangerous quest
Yagyū ichizoku no inbō ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 30 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
Karate warriors ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karate warriors: An outsider involves himself with two rival gangs in an attempt to get the cache of drugs they both want
Dragon princess ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The king of karate and his Dragon Princess confront the blind master of 'The bloody blades.'
The Sonny Chiba collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 23 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 22 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
 
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Alternative Names
Chiba Shin-Ichi 1939-....
Chiba Shinichi 1939-....
Chiba, Shinichi 1939- "Sonny"
Chiba, Shinichi, "Sonny" 1939-
Chiba, Shinnichi 1939-
Chiba, Sonny 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 (111)
Chinese (16)
Japanese (9)
Spanish (5)
French (1)
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