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Asumikku Ēsu Entateinmento Kabushiki Kaisha

Overview
Works: 166 works in 297 publications in 2 languages and 5,048 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Animated films  Horror films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Producer, Programmer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Asumikku Ēsu Entateinmento Kabushiki Kaisha
Coffee and cigarettes by Jim Jarmusch( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Blindness by Fernando Meirelles( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in English and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proof: Adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a young woman haunted by her brilliant but unstable mathematician father's past
Silk by François Girard( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband
Ringu( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger."--Container
Noruwei no mori = Norwegian wood by Anh Hung Tran( Visual )

16 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tokyo, the late 1960s. Students around the world are uniting to overthrow the establishment and Toru Watanabe's personal life is similarly in turmoil. At heart, he is deeply devoted to his first love, Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman. But their complex bond has been forged by the tragic death of their best friend years before. Watanabe lives with the influence of death everywhere. That is, until Midori, a girl who is everything that Naoko is not, outgoing, vivacious, and supremely self-confident, marches into his life and Watanabe must choose between his past and his future"--Container
Patema inverted by Yasuhiro Yoshiura( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Princess Patema lives in an underground world, but one day tumbles headlong into a void and out into the wide open world above the surface. Age is a student on this surface world when he spies Patema hanging upside-down from a tree. He pulls her down to safety, struggling to keep her earthbound. Together they master the art of navigating competing gravitational forces and set out to discover the secret that keeps their worlds apart
Tekkonkinkreet by Taiyo Matsumoto( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Treasure Town, life can be both gentle and brutal. This is never truer than for our heroes, Black and White, two street urchins who watch over the city, doing battle with an array of old-world Yakuza and alien assassins vying to rule the decaying metropolis. When foreign investors want to destroy the town and turn it to an amusement park, they face their greatest adversaries yet
Ping pong( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peco and Smile are best friends and ping pong rivals; Peco is very competitive, while Smile sees it as a way to kill time, and looks up to Peco as a hero. When Peco is badly defeated, Smile becomes the newest celebrity
Honey and clover by Masahiro Takata( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hama Art College students Takemoto, Mayama and Morita don't have much money, but are still having fun. Takemoto has a deft touch with his art, but not when it comes to relationships. Mayama is calm and gentle. Morita is an eccentric genius and a rootless wanderer. When Hagumi Hanamoto arrives at the college, Takemoto instantly falls in love with her. Morita, who has returned to college after a long break, also falls for Hagumi. Meanwhile, Mayama is obsessed with the architect Rika, whom he met on a part-time job, but Rika still cannot rid herself of memories of her lost father. Mayama's spirited classmate, Ayumi, has an unrequited crush of her own on Mayama. Five one-sided feelings are tangled, with no answer in sight
Ringu 2( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mystery of the cursed videotape continues in this bone-chilling sequel. Mai Takano learns about the tape haunted by Sadako. When her boyfriend's son starts to develop the same psychic abilities as Sadako, Mai must find a way to save them both
Ringu by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger"--Container
Air doll by Kore-eda Hirokazu( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hideo is living in an old apartment with a life-size inflatable doll. One day the doll develops a soul and wanders off into the street. She meets different people, finds Jun'ichi at a video rental store, falls in love, and starts working there with him
Sakuran by Moyoko Anno( Visual )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of an 18th century geisha from her childhood when she is sold at age 8 to a brothel in the pleasure quarter, through her many lovers and the trials that she is forced to endure
Shock labyrinth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenagers take a sick friend to a hospital only to find out it is a horrific labyrinth
Hakase no aishita sūshiki by Yaoshi Xiaoquan( Visual )

4 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young maid and her 10-year-old son come to work for a mathematical genius who is only able to remember 80 minutes at a time. The mother and son are charmed by the professor's love of math, quickly discovering the beauty of the words hidden within the math of the professor
Genbaku no ko( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film focuses squarely on the devastation of Hiroshima city by the A-bomb, depicting the people dealing with the aftermath, including a dying girl praying for the humanity's peace and a shoeshine boy working hard for his poor surviving family members. The screenplay was based on the life stories of reallife children who were A-bomb victims
Coffee and cigarettes( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eleven stories that range from Bill Murray's hilarious delivery of java and advice to Wu-Tang Clan's RZA and GZA to an interchange steeped in jealousy between a successful actress and her bitter cousin
Inugami( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote mountain village, generations of women in the Bonomiya family have faithfully served the family's ancestral dog spirits. The Bonomiyas are proud descendants of the aristocratic warriors who fled a fateful defeat centuries ago to a remote mountain of Omine. Tragedy occurs when Miki Bonomiya (Yuki Amami) refuses to partake in the ritual, as directed by her mother. Her mother warns her that the spirits will misbehave if they are not pacified, but Miki refuses, deciding to leave with a schoolteacher new to the community, Akira Nutahara (Atsuro Watabe), who has fallen for the much older Miki. Directed by Masato Harada, and stars Yuki Amami and Atsuro Watabe
Ringu 2 by Hideo Nakata( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to Ringu (1998); and subsequently the film before Ringu 0 (2000); the films main character Mai, is trying to learn more about her companions death, Ryuji. After hearing of a videotape haunted by the ghost of Sadako, who has died years earlier, Mai finds out that Ryuji's son, Youichi (Yoichi), may be haunted by Sadako. And she must keep Yuuichi (Yoichi) and herself from being Sadako's next victims
Rasen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young pathologist seeks answers to the mysterious death of a friend and soon comes into contact with the same cursed videotape that caused the death of the friend's wife and son
 
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Alternative Names
Asmik Ace Entertainment

Asmik Ace Entertainment, Inc.

Asmik (Firm)

ASMIK皇牌有限公司

Asumikku esu kabushiki gaisha

آسميك ايس انترتنمنت

アスミック·エース·エンタテインメント株式会社

アスミック エース カブシキ ガイシャ

アスミック・エースエンタテインメント株式会社

アスミック・エースエンテインメント株式会社

アスミックエース

アスミックエースエンタタインメント株式会社

アスミックエースエンタテイメント株式会社

アスミックエースエンタテインメント株式会社

Languages
Japanese (67)

English (25)