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Tachikawa, Hiroshi

Works: 6 works in 11 publications in 2 languages and 126 library holdings
Genres: Samurai films  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Historical films  History  War films  Internet videos  Horror films  Monster films 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Hiroshi Tachikawa
Kumonosujō = Throne of blood (Spider's web castle) by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

6 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid, visceral Macbeth adaptation, directed by Akira Kurosawa (Seven Samurai), sets Shakespeare's definitive tale of ambition and duplicity in a ghostly, fog-enshrouded landscape in feudal Japan. The film fuses classical Western tragedy with formal elements taken from Noh Theater to create an unforgettable cinematic experience
Matango : attack of the mushroom people( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After a yacht is damaged in a storm and stranded on a deserted island, the passengers ... take refuge in a fungus covered boat. While using ... mushrooms for sustenance, they find the ship's journal describing the mushrooms to be poisonous, however some members of the shipwrecked party continue to ingest the mysterious fungi transforming them into hideous fungal monsters."
Dokuritsu kikanjūtai imada shagekichū( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five Japanese soldiers are the last holdouts on the Manchurian border during WWII. One by one they are killed by the advancing Soviet troops, until the outpost is captured."
Yojimbo = The bodyguard by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"À la fin de l'ère Edo, un samouraï, Sanjuro, arrive dans un village écartelé entre deux bandes rivales, menées d'un côté par le bouilleur de saké, de l'autre par le courtier en soie. Les deux bandes veulent s'adjoindre les services de Sanjuro."--Site Allociné, consulté le 23 mars 2017
Matango( Book )

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

"Shipwrecked survivors slowly transform into mushrooms."--IMDb, December 7, 2018
Yojimbo by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toshiro Mifune plays a wandering Samurai who becomes embroiled in a small town's feud and orchestrates the town's self-destruction. A humorous parody of a classic western
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.31 for Kumonosujo ... to 0.84 for Dokuritsu ...)

Alternative Names
Hiroshi Tachikawa.

Hiroshi Tachikawa acteur japonais

Hiroshi Tachikawa actor japonés

Hiroshi Tachikawa actor xaponés

Hiroshi Tachikawa aktor hapones

Hiroshi Tachikawa Japanese actor

Hiroshi Tachikawa Japans acteur

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太刀川寬, 1931-