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Abe, Hiroshi 1964-

Overview
Works: 139 works in 289 publications in 7 languages and 2,536 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Monster films  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Dark comedy films  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Other, Author, Performer, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hiroshi Abe
 
Most widely held works by Hiroshi Abe
Umi yori mo mada fukaku = After the storm by Hiroshi Abe( Visual )

31 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Japanese and English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother and beautiful ex-wife seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son
Aruitemo aruitemo( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every year, the Yokoyama clan gets together to honor the life of eldest son Junpei, drowned 15 years earlier while saving a man from drowning. Retired physician father Shohei still mourns, while his wife Toshiko has become a passive-aggressive domestic goddess, the two bicker continually. Surviving son Ryota has married at last-his new wife Yukari is a widow with a young son. Daughter Chinami and her car-salesman husband have their two kids in tow. The sound of a family not getting along is an international language. Amidst the bustle of chatter and cooking, and under the pressure of forced conviviality after long separations, this family reveals its dysfunctions, its secrets, and the complications and trials of its love
Godzilla 2000( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king of all monsters is back and bigger than ever when a UFO reveals itself as a massive alien monster with awesome destructive powers
Cho̜kkōlǣt = Chocolate( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Thai and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autistic daughter of a Japanese Yakuza and a Thai mafia hit woman learn to fight from watching TV and the fighters from the boxing school next door. When she finds a list of debtors in her ailing mother's diary, she decides to go on a violent quest to collect payment for the medical expenses. Her quest is a dangerous one that ultimately leads her to her father. Little does she know she is taking on various mob gangs
Still walking by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

27 editions published between 2004 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twee volwassen kinderen en hun gezinnen bezoeken hun ouders om, net als ieder jaar, de dood van de oudste zoon te herdenken, nu vijftien jaar geleden
Jigyaku no uta by Liangjia Yetian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visually striking, dark comedy that follows Yukie Morita, a devoted wife, and Isao Hayama, her boorish, unemployed ex-gangster husband. Isao has an uncontrollable temper and everyone advises Yukie to leave him, but her love for him is unconditional because he was the one who initially saved her from her misery
Aruitemo aruitemo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashioned as a tribute to his parents, the film depicts one day in the life of the Yokoyamas, gathered together for a celebratory ritual that only gradually makes itself clear. Rather than focus on big dramatic moments, Kore-eda relies on simple gestures and domestic routines (especially cooking) to evoke a family's entire life, its deep regrets and its daily joys
Chocolate by Prachya Pinkaew( Visual )

13 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in Thai and Spanish and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autistic daughter of a Japanese Yakuza and a Thai mafia hit woman learns to fight from watching TV and the fighters from the boxing school next door. When she finds a list of debtors in her ailing mother's diary, she decides to go on a violent quest to collect payment for the medical expenses. Her quest is a dangerous one that ultimately leads her to her father. Little does she know she is taking on various mob gangs
Aruitemo aruitemo by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Une journée d'été à Yokohama. Une famille se retrouve pour commémorer la mort tragique du frère aîné. Rien n'a bougé dans la maison des parents, réconfortante comme le festin préparé par la mère pour ses enfants et petits-enfants. Pourtant, au fil des ans, chacun a imperceptiblement changé..."
Thermæ Romæ = Terumae Romae( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Japanese and Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucius (Abe), an architect of spa baths for the Roman Empire, inadvertently travels through time and finds himself in a modern Japanese bathhouse. He takes elements of Japanese culture that he learns there back with him to Rome and is hugely successful, which leads the Emperor to command him to build a massive spa
Aruitemo Aruitemo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middle-aged brother and sister and their families visit their aging parents on the fifteenth anniversary of their brother Junpei's death from drowning while saving another boy. Generational conflicts and the consequences of loss are unfolding in real time over a twenty-four hour period
Umi yori mo mada fukaku Po nevihti by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Malgré un début de carrière d'écrivain prometteur, Ryota accumule les désillusions. Divorcé de Kyoko, il gaspille le peu d'argent que lui rapporte son travail de détective privé en jouant aux courses, jusqu'à ne plus pouvoir payer la pension alimentaire de son fils de 11 ans, Shingo. A présent, Ryota tente de regagner la confiance des siens et de se faire une place dans la vie de son fils. Cela semble bien mal parti jusqu'au jour où un typhon contraint toute la famille à passer une nuit ensemble..." [Source : jaquette]
Still walking( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashioned as a tribute to his parents, the film depicts one day in the life of a family gathered for a celebratory ritual
Survive style 5+( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five separate comedies featuring eccentric characters and unreal situtations eventually intersect into a single larger narrative
Still walking( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Still Walking is a touching and gentle drama about a family, the grown-up children of which journey to visit their elderly parents on one long summer day. The rare family reunion has been organised to commemorate the tragic death of the eldest son, who drowned in an accident fifteen years before. As the family attempt to reconnect, the individuals realise that although the roomy familial home is as comforting and unchanging as the mother's homemade feast, everyone in the family has subtly changed, and that they are as bound by love as they are torn apart by resentments and secrets. Still Walking measures a subtle balance of gentle humor and wistful sorrow and Kore-eda expertly portrays just how annoying, and exactly how precious, family can be ..."--Container
Cho̜kkōlǣt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Thai and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autistic daughter of a Japanese Yakuza and a Thai mafia hit woman uses her martial arts training to collect debts owed to her mother to pay for her mother's cancer treatment. Little does she know she is taking on various mob gangs
Aruitemo aruitemo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashioned as a tribute to his parents, the film depicts one day in the life of the Yokoyamas, gathered together for a celebratory ritual that only gradually makes itself clear. Rather than focus on big dramatic moments, Kore-eda relies on simple gestures and domestic routines (especially cooking) to evoke a family's entire life, its deep regrets and its daily joys
Aoi tori = The blue bird( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student named Noguchi is bullied at school and attemps to commit suicide. He stops coming to classes so his desk is removed from the classroom. On the first day of the next semester, a substitute teacher arrives to teach this boy's class and the students are very surprised that he stutters. Although this teacher, Murauchi, cannot speak smoothly, his words are sincere and he is can reach the students in a way others have not. His first instruction when he arrives is to direct the students is to put the Noguchi's desk back in the classroom
Baburu e go!! : taimu mashin wa doramushiki = Bubble fiction : boom or bust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventor Mariko Tanaka, who works for Hitachi appliances accidentally re-engineers a washing machine for time travel. The Japanese government then convinces her to go back in time to prevent the collapse of the Japanese economy. However, when contact is lost when she goes back in time, the government then sends Isao Simokawaji, who works for the Finance Ministry's Emergency Response Bureau to convince Mariko's estranged daughter Mayumi, to go back in time to investigate
Yao mao chuan = Legend of the demon cat( Visual )

3 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in China during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), a demon cat appears and breaks the peace of the capital, Chang'an City, causing a series of strange events. Historical figures poet and imperial scribe Bai Letian and monk Kukai join hands to investigate the death of Imperial concubine Yang Guifei by following the trial left by the cat, unveiling a buried fact
 
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Alternative Names
Abe, Hiroshi.

Abe, Hiroshi 1964-

Abe, Hirosi

Hiroshi, Abe 1964

Hiroshi Abe acteur et mannequin japonais

Hiroshi Abe attore e modello giapponese

Hiroshi Abe Japanese model and actor

Hiroshi Abe Japanisches Model und Schauspieler

Hiroshi Abe Japans acteur

Hiroshi Abe japoński aktor

Hiroshi Abe pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Абе Хіросі

Абэ, Хироси

هيروشي آبي

هیروشی آبه بازیگر و مدل ژاپنی

ฮิโระชิ อะเบะ

아베 히로시

아베 히로시 일본의 남자 배우

あべひろし 1964-

アベ, ヒロシ

アベ, ヒロシ 1964-

アベヒロシ 1964-

阿部寬

阿部寬 1964-

阿部寛 日本の俳優、モデル

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