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高岩肇

Overview
Works: 219 works in 389 publications in 1 language and 823 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Samurai films  History  Action and adventure films  Swashbuckler films  Film series  Martial arts films  War films  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by 高岩肇
Shunpuden = Story of a prostitute( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volunteering as a "comfort woman" on the Manchurian front, where she is expected to service hundreds of soldiers, Harumi is commandeered by the brutal Lieutenant Narita but falls for the sensitive Mikami, Narita's direct subordinate
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
Shinobi no mono( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goemon Ishikawa, a talented young ninja, becomes ensnared in a twisted scheme to assassinate Nobunaga ODA, an evil warlord bent on ruling feudal Japan with an iron fist. Deceit, treachery and entire gangs of enemy ninja lurk around every corner as Goemon travels the countryside to complete his task, win back his honor and save his skin
Zatōichi no uta ga kikoeru = Zatoichi's vengeance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The blind swordsman meets a dying man who makes Zatoichi promise to deliver a large sum of money to his young son, Taichi. In doing so, Zatiochi kills several men, and a monk forces him to question the violence of his existence and his future as a swordsman
Shinobi no mono 2 : vengeance( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last surviving Iga Ninja, Goemon Ishikawa, wishes only to live in peace with his wife and child. But he must use every trick in his arsenal to vanquish Nobunaga ODA, an evil warlord who will stop at nothing in his quest to rule all of Japan
Shinobi no mono 3 : Resurrection( Visual )

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

Third installment of the Ninja series, this time offering a portrayal of the young ninja Goemon and his struggle to survive
Shunpu den = Story of a prostitute( Visual )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1999 in Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disappointed in losing a lover, a woman volunteers to be a comfort woman for Japanese soldiers in Tianjin. An officer becomes attracted to her, but she hates him. She prefers his personal attendant whom she seduces. When the officer discovers the affair, he sends his attendant to the frontline
Shinobi no mono( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Tokogawa leyasu has complete domination over Japan he must destroy the Toyotomi clan. The armies of leyasu and the Toyotomi ninja will decide the fate of the nation in a desperate struggle in the dark to stop leyasu from ruling Japan
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
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
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!
Sleepy eyes of death 10. Nemuri Kyoshiro onna Jigoku( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two devious retainers are competing to take control of a fief when the current lord dies, but involving Kyoshiro in the conflict against his will is the textbook example of a bad idea ₆ especially when the collateral damage starts to tick him off!
Me no kabe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hagisaki's boss Sekino commits suicide after facing a financial scam. Hagisaki decides to find out the real scam artist who pushed his boss to commit suicide. On the way finding the real con man, Hagisaki runs into several more murders
Shinobi no mono 4 : siege( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Tokogawa leyasu has complete domination over Japan he must destroy the Toyotomi clan. The armies of leyasu and the Toyotomi ninja will decide the fate of the nation in a desperate struggle in the dark to stop leyasu from ruling Japan
Yan zhi bi by Seichō Matsumoto( Book )

7 editions published between 1900 and 1958 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleepy eyes of death 12. Nemuri Kyoshiro akujo-gari( Visual )

2 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just when you think Kyoshiro's life can't get any stranger, someone starts running around raping and murdering, and leaving notes proudly proclaiming that he did it. Tracking down the real culprit will take him along a twisted trail that involves the shogun's harem, hidden Christians, and positively pregnant politics!
Kamisaka Shirō no hanzai by Tatsuzō Ishikawa( Book )

6 editions published between 1900 and 1956 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shunpuden = Story of a prostitute( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volunteering as a "comfort woman" on the Manchurian front, where she is expected to service hundreds of soldiers. Harumi is commandeered by the brutal Lieutenant Narita but falls for the sensitive Mikami, Narita's direct subordinate
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
Sleepy eyes of death 11. Nemuri Kyoshiro hito hada gumo( Visual )

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

Two psychotic (and officially dead) children of the shogun are amusing themselves by torturing and murdering the peasants who live in a remote rural area. But that₂s starting to get boring, so when they learn that Kyoshiro is the son of a black mass, they decide to have some fun with him
 
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