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田中友幸 1910-1997

Overview
Works: 308 works in 736 publications in 3 languages and 13,137 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Science fiction films  Monster films  Historical films  History  War films  Detective and mystery films  Thrillers (Motion pictures) 
Roles: Producer, Actor, Scenarist, Editor, pmn, Conceptor, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by 田中友幸
Kagemusha( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 16th century feudal Japan, a thief is saved from execution to train as a double for one of the warlords, Shingen. Three warlords, Shingen, Nobunaga, and Ieyasu, battle for total power over Japan. When Shingen receives a mortal wound, the double must take his place to hold the Takeda clan together
Tsubaki Sanjūrō = Sanjuro by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

13 editions published between 1962 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A skilled but slovenly ronin comes to the aid of a group of naive young warriors fighting their corrupt clan leaders and manages to keep them out of trouble and alive in spite of their high ideals
Yōjinbō( Visual )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the year 1860, a wandering samurai-for-hire turns the war between two clans fighting for control of a small town to his own advantage. A satire on greed, violence, paranoia and human weakness. Includes theatrical trailer
Tengoku to jigoku by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma -- should he pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his position?
Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru = Bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

18 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akira Kurosawa, the acclaimed Japanese director, adopts the American gangster-film style to weave a fascinating tale of corporate greed. The story focuses on a grieving son, (Toshiro Mifune), who seeks revenge for his father's murder as he infiltrates the corrupt construction company that was responsible for his father's death
Godzilla( Visual )

8 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's also a remarkably humane and melancholy drama made in Japan at a time when the country was still reeling from nuclear attack and H-bomb testing. Its rampaging radioactive beast, the poignant embodiment of an entire populations fears, became a beloved international icon of destruction, spawning more than twenty sequels and spinoffs. Here, we present the original, 1954 Japanese version, along with Godzilla: King of the Monsters!, the 1956 American reworking
Jōiuchi : hairȳo tsuma shimatsu = Samurai rebellion by Masaki Kobayashi( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clan lord orders an aging swordsman to have his son marry the lord's mistress, but reverses his decision after the young couple falls in love
Akahige = Red Beard( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vain young doctor learns a valuable lesson from the dedicated director of a clinic for destitute patients
Yōjinbō( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering Samurai-for-hire eventually finds a dramatic solution to the problems of a town with two warring clans
Sasameyuki = The Makioka sisters by Jun'ichirō Tanizaki( Visual )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Après la mort d'un riche marchand, ses quatre filles sont confrontées à divers ennuis familiaux. [SDM]
Gojira = Godzilla by Takeo Murata( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Godzilla (a.k.a. Gojira) is the roaring granddaddy of all monster movies. It's also a remarkably humane and melancholy drama, made in Japan at a time when the country was reeling from nuclear attack and H-bomb testing in the Pacific. Its rampaging radioactive beast, the poignant embodiment of an entire population's fears, became a beloved international icon of destruction, spawning almost thirty sequels. A thrilling, tactile spectacle that continues to be a cult phenomenon, the original, 1954 Japanese version is presented here, along with Godzilla, King of the Monsters, the 1956 "Americanized" version."--Provided by publisher
Rodan by Ishirō Honda( Visual )

3 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a small mining village starts to experience strange deaths in the nearby mines, the authorities discover that the caves are besieged by giant caterpillars with an appetite for humans!
Tengoku to jigoku( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma
Kagemusha, the shadow warrior by Tsutomu Yamazaki( Visual )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his late, color masterpiece, Akira Kurosawa returns to the samurai film and to a primary theme of his career: the play between illusion and reality. Sumptuously reconstructing the splendor of feudal Japan and the pageantry of war, Kurosawa creates a meditation on the nature of power
Godzilla's revenge( Visual )

6 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little boy Ichiro is tired of being beat up by the local bully and imagines what Godzilla's son Minilla would do in the same situation, so he imagines traveling to Monster Island where he's befriended by Minilla in person!
Nihon no ichiban nagai hi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of the end of WWII and the destruction faced by the Japanese people. This is the story of August 15, 1945, Japan's longest day, where in a single 24-hour period, the fate of 100 million people would be decided
Godzilla vs. Mothra( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant egg washes ashore in Japan and becomes an instant tourist attraction. The only problem is, it belongs to a giant butterfly-like creature from Monster Island named Mothra - and she wants it back!
Tengoku to jigoku( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex crime thriller in which a wealthy shoe manufacturer's chauffeur's son is kidnapped in mistake for his own, and he faces a moral dilemma -- should he pay the ransom anyway and risk losing his position?
Mosura tai Gojira = Mothra vs. Godzilla( Visual )

5 editions published between 1964 and 2019 in Japanese and English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A giant egg washes ashore in Japan and becomes an instant tourist attraction. The only problem is, it belongs to a giant butterfly-like creature from Monster Island named Mothra - and she wants it back!
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah ; Godzilla and Mothra : the battle for Earth( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (ca. 103 min.): A time travel device carrying representatives from the 23rd century lands in present-day Tokyo with the message that Godzilla is about to destroy the nation. The time travellers return to the past to stop the birth of Godzilla and are confronted by King Ghidorah, a three-headed reptile with breath of fire
 
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Alternative Names
Tanaka Tomojuki

Tanaka, Tomoyuki.

Tanaka, Tomoyuki 1910-1997

Tomojuki Tanaka japonský filmový producent

Tomoyuki, Tanaka

Tomoyuki Tanaka Japanese film producer

Tomoyuki Tanaka japanischer Filmproduzent

Tomoyuki Tanaka Japans filmregisseur (1910-1997)

Tomoyuki Tanaka prodhues filmash japonez

Tomoyuki Tanaka producător de film japonez

Tomoyuki Tanaka producteur japonais

Tomoyuki Tanaka productor de cine japonés

Tomoyuki Tanaka produttore cinematografico giapponese

Τομογιούκι Τανάκα

Танака Томоюкі Японський кінопродюсер

Томоюки Танака

טומיוקי טאנקה מפיק קולנוע יפני

تومويوكى تاناكا

تومويوكي تاناكا منتج أفلام ياباني

تومویوکی تاناکا تهیه‌کننده و کارگردان ژاپنی

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タナカ, トモユキ 1910-1997

田中友幸

田中友幸 1910-1997

田中友幸 日本の映画プロデューサー

田中友之 1910-1997

Languages
Japanese (128)

English (21)

Spanish (1)