WorldCat Identities

Sometani, Shōta 1992-

Overview
Works: 65 works in 135 publications in 5 languages and 1,290 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Motion pictures  Coming-of-age films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shōta Sometani
The boy and the beast by Mamoru Hosoda( Visual )

10 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya, stumbles into a fantastic world of beasts, he's taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast who's been searching for the perfect apprentice. Despite their constant bickering, Kyuta and Kumatetsu begin training together and slowly form a bond as surrogate father and son. But the unlikely pair will be put to the ultimate test; a final showdown
Jellyfish eyes( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving to a country town with his mother following his father's death, a young boy befriends a charming, flying, jellyfish-like sprite, only to discover that his schoolmates have similar friends, and that neither they nor the town itself are what they seem to be. Pointedly set in a post-Fukushima world, Murakami's modest-budgeted special effects extravaganza boasts unforgettable creature designs and carries a message of cooperation and hope for all ages
Himizu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alienated from his family and devoid of hope for the future, Yuichi becomes a vigilante and commits a string of violent acts upon the world's evildoers, including his abusive father. Keiko is a former classmate who has an obsessive fascination with Yuichi, following every move of the disenchanted teen's murder spree
Himizu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new film from director Sion Sono tells a powerful story of two teenagers' struggle to live against the backdrop of the Japan tsunami and earthquake
Sadako( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video clip of an artist's suicide is leading people to commit suicide. When one of her students dies after viewing the 'cursed' video clip, high school teacher Akane discovers that the clip is indeed cursed and being used as a means for the vicious spirit of powerful psychic Sadako Yamamura to search for a new body to inhabit. Akane is horrified to learn she's Sadako's choice
As the gods will( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the movie, high school student Shun Takahata is bored. Bored with the day-to-day monotony of school and life, he prays for change, for something exciting. The last thing he expects is for the gods to answer. Suddenly, he and his classmates are forced to play deadly children's games and facing terrifying creatures from a talking Daruma doll to a sharp-clawed lucky cat. Who will survive the gods' games?
Mamoru Hosoda's the boy and the beast( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya, stumbles into a fantastic world of beasts, he's taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast who's been searching for the perfect apprentice. Despite their constant bickering, Kyuta and Kumatetsu begin training together and slowly form a bond as surrogate father and son. But the unlikely pair will be put to the ultimate test; a final showdown
Parasyte( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a parasitic species suddenly invades, one of the creatures missed its mark. And in that moment, Shinichi Izumi's life changed forever. While his brain was spared, his right arm was taken over by the parasite, Migi. Now, the two must learn to coexist while the rest of Migi's kind attempt to take over the human race. Can Shinichi fight the invading species while maintaining his own humanity?
Yao mao chuan = Legend of the demon cat( Visual )

5 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in Chinese and held by 15 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
Parasyte( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The showdown begins. It has become all-out war between humanity and the Parasites' the tiny creatures who are rapidly taking over the brains of the human populace. But nothing is black and white in this struggle. Why have the Parasites come to Earth? Are they here to cull our numbers? The planet may be better off preserved from the destructive nature of humanity, but we also want to fight to protect our loved ones. Amidst this conflict of values, Shinichi and Migi must continue to work together in the escalating fight against the Parasites
Parasyte : movie collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tiny creatures called "Parasites" have arrived on Earth with the sole purpose of taking over human brains and preying on manking. When one latches onto ordinary high school student, Shinichi Izumi, he is able to fight it off before it reaches his brain - but it is now stuck within his right hand. A strange relationship develops between Shinichi and the creature he calls Migi, and before long they begin to encounter other Parasites which launch savage attacks agains them and the general populace. Soon enough, it becomes an all-out war between humanity and the Parasites. But nothing is black and white in this struggle. Why have the Parasites come to Earth? Are they here to cull our numbers? The planet may be better off preserved from the destructive nature of humanity, but we also want to fight to protect our loved ones. Amidst this conflict of values, Shinichi and Migi must continue to work together in the escalating fight against the Parasites"--Container
Parasyte( Visual )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiny creatures called "Parasites" have arrived on Earth with the sole purpose of taking over human bodies and preying on mankind. One such Parasite latches on to ordinary high school student, Shinichi Izumi. Fortunately, he is able to fight it off before it reaches his brain. But unfortunately, it is now stuck within his right hand. Shinichi cannot reveal his terrible secret to those around him, but a strange relationship develops between himself and the creature he calls "Migi" ("Righty"). Before long, they begin to encounter other Parasites which launch savage attacks against them and endanger the life of his childhood friend, Satomi. When Shinichi's beloved mother is killed and taken over by a Parasite, it becomes an all-out war between humanity and the Parasites. But nothing is black and white in this struggle. Why were the Parasites created? Are they here to cull our numbers? The planet needs to be preserved, but we also want to protect our loved ones. Amidst this conflict of values, Shinichi and Migi have no choice but to hurl themselves into the fight against the ever more complex attack of the Parasites
Yuriko no aroma : Yuriko's aroma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Massage therapist Yuriko is an expert in scent, with a heightened sense of smell. Clients line up for her special brand of aromatherapy. When she falls in love with her the salon owner's sweaty 17-year-old son, Takeshi, problems develop. He allows her to sniff him, but finds it confusing. Throw in a client who becomes obsessed with Yuriko and the situation becomes even more complicated!
Kiseiju( Visual )

6 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and Thai and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The humanity is suffering from murders all over the globe, called "Mincemeat murders". High school student, Izumi Shinichi has a parasite living off him, having replaced his right hand, and he might be the discoverer of truth."--IMDb
Kiseiju( Visual )

5 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Humanity is under attack by human-mimicking flesh-eating alien parasites. One parasite bonds with his young high school student host, and he convinces the parasite to help him stop the others"--IMDb, viewed on May 22, 2017
Wood job! : Kamusari nānā nichijō( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After failing his university entrance examinations and being left by his girlfriend, Yuki Hirano decides to join a forestry training program only to discover that the job is much harder than he expected working under his high demanding boss
Yochō = Invasion by Kiyoshi Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2019 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pourquoi tout le monde change-t-il soudainement de comportement ? Etsuko est-elle la seule à se rendre compte que son amie, son patron, son mari ne sont plus tout à fait les mêmes ? Peu à peu, elle réalise que les humains sont en train de perdre leurs émotions..." [jaquette]
Ujjobu! Kamusari nānā nichijō( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After failing his university entrance examinations and being left by his girlfriend, Yuki Hirano decides to join a forestry training program only to discover that the job is much harder than he expected working under his high demanding boss."--IMDb.com
Gong yuan xiao qing ge = : Parks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University student Jun has a lot of free time on her hands. She encounters Haru who is in high school and looks a woman she knew in her past. They meet Tokio, who is the grandson of the woman she knew, and learn that the person is dead. They come across media of the woman's work
Sensei to mayoi neko( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following the death of his wife professor Kyoichi leads a solitary life by the sea. A stray cat called Mii, who was being fed by his wife, not only continues to drop by, but also seems to be visiting the altar Kyoichi has set up for his deceased wife. While uncomfortable with the cat and its visits, he nonetheless takes up a search when Mii goes missing. The endeavour connects him with the town's folk and reveals that he is not alone."--IMDb
 
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Alternative Names
Shōta, Sometani 1992-

Shōta Sometani acteur japonais

Shōta Sometani actor japonés

Shōta Sometani attore giapponese

Shōta Sometani Child actor, Talent

Shōta Sometani Japanese actor

Shōta Sometani japanischer Kinderdarsteller und Schauspieler

Shōta Sometani Japans acteur

Shōta Sometani japansk skuespiller

Shōta Sometani pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Šōta Sometani

Šóta Sometani japonský herec

Šōta Sometani japonų aktorius

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染谷将太 日本男演员

Languages
Japanese (53)

English (21)

Chinese (5)

Spanish (1)

Thai (1)