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Umebayashi, Shigeru 1951-

Overview
Works: 131 works in 359 publications in 11 languages and 9,466 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Martial arts films  Film adaptations  History  Fantasy films  Historical films  Horror films  Biographical films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Composer, Author, Conductor, Musician, Producer, Creator, Instrumentalist, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shigeru Umebayashi
Shi mian mai fu = House of Flying Daggers by Yimou Zhang( Visual )

30 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the reign of the Tang dynasty in China, a secret organization called "The House of the Flying Daggers" rises and opposes the government. Leo is a police officer who sends officer Jin to investigate a young dancer named Mei, claiming that she has ties to the "Flying Daggers" organization. Leo ends up arresting Mei, only to have Jin break her free in a plot to gain her trust and lead the police to the new leader of the secret organization. But things are far more complicated than they seem
A single man by Tom Ford( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 1,363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the death of his longtime partner, a British college professor in Los Angeles struggles to find meaning in his life. As he dwells in the past, he begins to contemplate suicide. A series of events and encounters will lead him to question if there really is a meaning to his life after all
Man cheng jin dai huang jin jia by Zhangyimou( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China, Later Tang dynasty, 10th century. On the eve of the Chong Yang Festival, golden flowers fill the Imperial Palace. The Emperor returns unexpectedly with his second son, Prince Jai. His pretext is to celebrate the holiday with his family, but given the chilled relations between the Emperor and the ailing Empress, this seems disingenuous. For many years, the Empress and Crown Prince Wan, her stepson, have had an illicit liaison. Feeling trapped, Prince Wan dreams of escaping the palace with his secret love Chan, the Imperial Doctor's daughter. Meanwhile, faithful son Prince Jai, grows worried over the Empress's health and her obsession with golden chrysanthemums. The Emperor harbors equally clandestine plans and the Imperial Doctor is the only one privy to his machinations. When the Emperor senses a looming threat, he relocates the doctor's family from the Palace to a remote area. They are attacked by mysterious assassins and Chan and her mother are forced back to the palace. Their return sets off a tumultuous sequence of dark surprises. Amid the glamour and grandeur of the festival, ugly secrets are revealed. As the Imperial Family continues its elaborate charade in a palatial setting, thousands of golden armored warriors charge the palace
Yi dai zong shi = The Grandmaster( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man moves to Hong Kong and struggles to provide for his family. In the mean time, Gong Er chooses the path of vengeance after her father was killed by Ma San
Huo yuan jia = Fearless by Rentai Yu( Visual )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the true story of a real life hero, Jet Li stars as a renowned martial arts champion who must come face to face with the most ferocious fighters in the world as part of a difficult path to redemption
Hannibal rising by Peter Webber( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After young Hannibal is forced to watch his little sister, Mischa, being devoured by starving soldiers in his Lithuania homeland. Hannibal vows to avenge his sister's death by slaying those who committed not only war crimes against the Lecters, but also against other families during WW II. Hannibal's revenge plan includes his cannibalism to justify his insatiable appetite for human flesh. Hannibal excels in his medical school classes dissecting cadavers. Complications arise when Hannibal interacts with his sexy Aunt, Lady Murasaki. Murasaki educates him in the art of beheading and Hannibal learns that his sword fetish is a manifestation of physical lust
Incendiary by sharon maguire ( '08 ) movie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young wife and mother suffers a devastating loss when London is rocked by a shocking terrorist bombing in this dramatic thriller. Wracked with guilt over an extramarital affair, and trying to piece her shattered life back together, she becomes embroiled in the police investigation of the attack, and discovers that the authorities will do anything to cover up the terrifying truth behind it
Absurdistan by Veit Helmer( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Russian and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welcome to Absurdistan, a small village in the high desert mountains, just on the outskirts of reality, where magical visions and bizarre events fuse together. The village is facing a water shortage, but the men are too lazy to fix a rickety pipeline and the women are getting fed up with their good-for-nothing husbands. The women make a simple vow: 'No water, no sex.'
House of flying daggers : original motion picture soundtrack by Shigeru Umebayashi( )

12 editions published in 2004 in 5 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chrouching tiger, hidden dragon. a Netflix original film by Shigeru Umebayashi( )

3 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La novia( Visual )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Spanish and Multiple languages and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in rural Spain, the film is a story of a love triangle. The unnamed bride is due to marry a respectable groom, but her true desire lies with a mutual childhood friend, the rakish Leonardo, who is already married. On the day of the wedding, the star-crossed lovers flee, with devastating consequences
Tong que tai( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Three Kingdoms-era China (late 190s and 200s), warlord Cao Cao defeats many rival warlords to gain supremacy in northern China and set mself up to replace the emperor, while young lovers Lingju and Mu Shun are trained by his enemies to assassinate him. The palace and fortress are filled with murderous intrigue, with many who had their reasons for wanting Cao Cao, the most notorious warlod, dead
Días de gracia = Days of grace by Everardo Gout( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ciudad de México. 2002, 2006, 2010. Un policía, un rehén, una esposa. Corrupción, violencia, venganza. Tres destinos se entrelazan durante los treinta días del mundial de fútbol, tiempo santo donde todo vale, donde el mundo entra en un vértigo paralizante mientras la suerte de todos depende de un balón. Tres formas de luchar para sobrevivir. Ovacionada en el Festival de Cannes, premio a Mejor Director en el Festival de Guadalajara y ganadora de 8 premios Ariel, "Días de gracia" película sobrecogedora que te agrra desde el principio y no te suelta
Huang Feihong : ying xiong you meng( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in Chinese and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A martial artist with extraordinary power returns to the town where his father was murdered to face off against a ruthless crime boss and bring justice back to the people
Su Qier = True legend by Heping Yuan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-respected martial arts teacher and a good husband and father, Su Can's (also Su Qi-Er) journey begins when his vengeful brother, Yuan, returns from war. Seeking revenge from a dark family history, Yuan, armed with the Five Venom Fist, destroys Su Can's family and ultimately his dignity. Reduced to a beggar, Su Can finds apprenticeship from Lord Wushu and adapts to a new form of martial arts, the Drunken Fist. Eventually, Su Can returns home to claim retribution and his family honor
2046 by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely a sequel to Wong's "In the mood for love". A young man, who has tried to forget his lost love by meeting different young women, starts to write a novel about a young man falling in love with a robot in the form of a young woman on the number 2046 train. The number 2046 is the room number where he met his lost love
Yumeji = Yumeji( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sensual, absurdist ghost story spun around the character and work of real-life painter and poet Takehisa Yumeji (1884-1934), seen as a chronic philanderer and dreamer. He encounters a beautiful widow with a dark past: her husband was murdered and he has come back as a ghost
Onmyōji by Yojiro Takita( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the dark ages of demons and ghosts, the Heian Emperor relies upon the Imperial Order of the Onmyoji to protect the kingdom. However, as the birth of the emperor's heir approaches, political intrigue and jealousy will lead to the most dangerous of betrayals - from within the Onmyoji and the Emperor's family itself. It will be up to the most talented of the order to face his master and the dark magic that threatens to destroy them all
Da zhui bu( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrity in Hong Kong is found brutally murdered, his body floating in the middle of the ocean. Detective Lam is called in and zeroes in on a killer from the past. Lam will uncover a dark secret so shocking; it will turn the investigation upside down
Yi dai zong shi by Kar-wai Wong( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in Chinese and French and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip Man moves to Hong Kong and struggles to provide for his family. In the meantime, Gong Er chooses the path of vengeance after her father was killed by Ma San
 
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Umebayashi, Shigeru 1951-

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