WorldCat Identities

竹中直人

Overview
Works: 118 works in 296 publications in 6 languages and 2,506 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films  Horror films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author, fmd, Other, Editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about 竹中直人
 
Most widely held works by 竹中直人
Shall we dansu?( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A middle-aged businessman's dull life takes an interesting turn when he signs up for a ballroom dance class just to meet the beautiful dance instructor
Hara-kiri : death of a samurai( Visual )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An tale of revenge, honor and disgrace, centering on a poverty-stricken samurai who discovers the fate of his ronin son-in-law, setting in motion a tense showdown of vengeance against the house of a feudal lord"--IMDb.com
Shinjuku incident by Dongsheng Er( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chinese immigrant working in Japan saves a gangster and in return becomes a Yakuza boss over his fellow immigrants, which ignites a gang war
Shall we dance? by Masayuki Suo( Visual )

36 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A successful but unhappy Japanese accountant finds the missing passion in his life when he begins to secretly take ballroom dance lessons
Katakurike no kof̄uku = Happiness of the Katakuris by Takashi Miike( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black comedy about a modern dysfunctional family and their shared dream of opening an inn in the country
Rampo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery author is drawn into a strange and surreal world where his fictional story begins to merge with the world of reality
Azumi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan is raised to be a deadly assassin. With Japan at war the only hope is for the murder of the deadly warlords who wreak havoc on the country, leading to some fearsome battle scenes as the young, female assassin goes to work
Sumo do, sumo don't = Shiko funjatta by Masayuki Suō( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a group of students in a sumo club
Nihon kuroshakai = Ley lines( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The final film of Miike's Black Society Trilogy tracks racial bigotry to the dark heart of Japanese society and bureaucracy."--Container
The mystery of Rampo by Kazuyoshi Okuyama( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in Japanese and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystery author is drawn into a strange and surreal world where his fictional story begins to merge with the world of reality
Swing girls by Juri; Kanjiya, Shihori; Motokariya, Yuika; Toyoshima, Yukari Ueno( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feel-good comedy about a bunch of girls who form a group to perform big band jazz. There are only sixteen of them, which is too few for a regular brass band, but perfect for a big band. Presto, the Swing Girls (and a boy) are born!
Temple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three American tourists follow a mysterious map deep into the jungles of Japan searching for an ancient temple. When spirits entrap them, their adventure quickly becomes a horrific nightmare
Mutant girls squad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rin is a seemingly normal Japanese high school girl, but on her sixteenth birthday, everything in her life changes when government special forces break into her home. After witnessing her mother's face blown into bits and her father's severed head falling into her birthday cake, Rin's dormant mutant abilities are awakened! Fleeing and fighting her way though her hometown, she discovers a group of girls who were also born as mutants, calling themselves the "Hiruko." The team hone their skills under their demented and powerful leader, Kisaragi, for one purpose: to take revenge on the Japanese who have been persecuting their breed for ages, and to take over Japan and transform it into a land for mutants only!"--Container
Tōkyō fisuto = Tokyo fist by Shinya Tsukamoto( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores a love triangle between a insurance salesman turned kick boxer, his old high school classmate who is a kick boxing professional with problems, and a hip young woman unafraid to express her opinions
Wōtābōizu by Shinobu Yaguchi( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the inspiration of a new and dedicated teacher, the jaded teenage boys of a high-school swimming club find a renewed interest in life and become enthusiastic students of synchronised swimming in their last summer
Freeze me = Furîzu mî( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman about to marry her long time colleague has a chilling past that threatens to destroy her future. Driven to desperation she murders three men who raped her and locks their bodies in her freezer
Young thugs-- nostalgia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nostalgia centers around the home and school life of a young boy whose family mixes the violent and dysfunctional with the comic and lovable
Robogeisha = Robo geisha( Visual )

6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kikue is a geisha known for her glamour and grace. Yoshie is her abused sister, banished to the shadows. When a mysterious corporation transforms their soft bodies into murderous machines, the rival vixens rush toward an ultra-violent final confrontation. Includes previews, and more
Andromedia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mia and her friends have had an inseparable bond since childhood. But as of late, their friendship is questioned when their romantic relationships get in the way. Before Mai can make amends, she is unfortunately killed in a traffic accident. Distraught with her death, Mai's father implements his ongoing research of recording a person's memory into a microchip. His years of work finally pays off, and Mai is alive again--through a computer. A large corporations sends some thugs to retrieve Mai and the technology by forcible means
Fanshī dansu( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yohei, a punk rocker, has to struggle between the appeal of modern life in Tokyo and his obligation as an eldest son to take over his father's position as abbot of a rural Zen temple. Though initially rebelling aginst the tough monastic discipline, Yohei learns to adjust. However his girlfriend shows up, enticing him to return to his rock 'n' roll roots ... How can the Zen monk successfully adapt an age-old tradition to his modern life?
 
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Rampo The mystery of Rampo
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The mystery of RampoFreeze me = Furîzu mî
Alternative Names
Naoto Takenaka

Naoto Takenaka attore, regista e cantante giapponese

Naoto Takenaka Japanese comedian

Naoto Takenaka japanischer Schauspieler

Naoto Takenaka Japans acteur

Naoto Takenaka penyanyi Jepang

Naoto Takenaka ureueng meujangeun Jeupun

Takenaka, Naoto.

Takenaka, Naoto 1956-

Наото Такэнака

تاكيناكا ناوتو

نائوتو تاکناکا بازیگر، خواننده، و کارگردان ژاپنی

다케나카 나오토

たけなか なおと

タケナカ, ナオト

タケナカ, ナオト 1956-

竹中 直人

竹中直人

竹中直人 日本の俳優、タレント

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