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Toyokawa, Etsushi 1962-

Overview
Works: 117 works in 277 publications in 6 languages and 3,108 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Historical films  War films  Comedy films  Teen films  Science fiction films  Gangster films  Samurai films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Narrator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Etsushi Toyokawa
Midway by Roland Emmerich( Visual )

14 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centers on the Battle of Midway, a clash between the American fleet and the Imperial Japanese Navy which marked a pivotal turning point in the Pacific Theater during WWII. The film, based on the real-life events of this heroic feat, tells the story of the leaders and soldiers who used their instincts, fortitude, and bravery to overcome the odds
Hula girls by Sang-il Lee( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a coal-mining town in northeastern Japan falls on hard times, its citizens unite to create a "Hawaiian Center", in hopes of boosting tourism. A group of coal miners' daughters devote themselves to the cause, and train to become professional hula dancers
No way back by Frank Cappello( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action thriller about one man's revenge and another man's redemption
Love letter by Shunji Iwai( Visual )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hiroko Watanabe's fiancé died two years earlier in a mountain climbing accident. While looking through his high school yearbook, Hiroko in a fit of grief decides to write a letter to him using his old school address. She receives a reply from a woman with the same name as her deceased fiancé's, even with the stamp of his hometown. The woman had known Hiroko's fiancé in school. A relationship develops between the two women as they continue to exchange letters and share memories of the deceased Itsuki
Kao by Junji Sakamoto( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A frumpy seamstress's life takes extraordinary turns after a series of tragic events befall her family, prompting her to become a fugitive
Angel dust by Gakuryū Ishii( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious killer strikes every Monday at 6pm. The victims are young women, all murdered with a lethal injection on the subway system. Setsuko is a police psychologist with near-telepathic powers, assigned the case for her unconventional method of merging her mind with that of the killer's. Posing as a potential victim, she encounters a former lover and research partner, Rei, who now runs a mind-control clinic established to deprogram former cult members. While pledging his continuing love, Rei sets up a series of cruel mind-games preying on Setsuko's insecurities. Plunging in and out of consciousness, Setsuko's mental stability deteriorates, and her paranoia escalates as she begins to suspect Rei as the murderer. In Japanese with English subtitles
Hisshiken torisashi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert swordsman Kanemi Sanzaemon is, first and foremost, a man of principle. In order to save his clan from the corrupting influence of his lord's favorite concubine, he publicly assassinates her, fully expecting it will result in his own death by seppuku. Instead, he is sentenced to solitary confinement for an entire year, then released under one inexplicable condition: he must now serve as the lord's bodyguard
20th century boys by Yukihiko Tsutsumi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It all begins in 1969 when a young boy named Kenji and his friends write The Book of Prophecy. In their book, they write about a future where they fight against an evil organization trying to take over the world and bring about Doomsday. In 1997, Kenji and his friends must save mankind before the climax of their book becomes a reality
20th century boys by Yukihiko Tsutsumi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is now 2017, and after the spread of the deadly virus in Tokyo, a wall was built around the city and people's lives have been restricted. As World President, Friend tells everyone that on August 20th, aliens will destroy mankind and only those who believe in him will be saved. Kanna is now the leader of a group much more radical than Yoshitune's but both continue to fight against Friend
Hula girls by Ashley Bickerton( Visual )

18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heartwarming comedy about coal miners' daughters who took a once-in-a-lifetime chance to escape their monotonous lives, only to become unwitting heroes to their depressed mining town. Based on a true story
20th century boys 2( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is now 2015, and Friend rules a disturbing new world. Kenji has been missing since the Bloody New Year's Eve of 2000, and his niece Kanna, who has been looked after by Yukuji, is now in high school. Her history texbook contains a fabricated story about Kenji and his friends being the terrorists behind the horrific events of 2000
Loft( Visual )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reiko's writer's block leads her to a villa away from the world. However, the vacation takes a deathly turn when Reiko uncovers a neighbor hiding dead bodies into the basement
Hula girl( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1965 the planned closing of a coal mine in Iwaki (northeastern Japan) will put 2,000 people out of work with devastating effects on the community. The mining company plans to build the Hawaiian Center to promote tourism, but the idea meets with resistance by the community's union families who boycott the effort. However, a few of the young women in Joban see the call for dancers to possibly provide a more promising future"--Internet Movie Database
Undo = Andu by Shunji Iwai( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Japanese and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yukio's wife, Akemi, suffers from a psychological problem involving bonadge and sexual activity. Her condition seems to worsen on a daily basis and Yukio consults a doctor who recommends an unorthodox method of treatment
20th century boys by Yukihiko Tsutsumi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chapter 2. The last hope: It is 2015 and Friend rules over a dystopian empire. Kenji's rebellious niece is marked as a problem child and is sent to Friend Land. As Kenji's friends uncover the truth about Friend they discover a New Book of Prophecy which predicts in 2015, at a church in Shinjuku, a saviour will rise to uphold justice but will be assassinated. Who is the saviour? Once again, Doomsday looms near ..."--Container
20th century boys by Yukihiko Tsutsumi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Japanese and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1969, Kenji and his childhood friends write a book in which they describe a future where they battle an evil organization intent on taking over the world. Years later in 1997, catastrophic events begin to occur which mirror the prophecies described in the book and it is up to Kenji to save mankind
Kirakira hikaru = twinkle( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary love story
Ichimai no hagaki( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the World War II, the Japanese Navy recruits 100 new, but unfit soldiers of which only six end up surviving. After the war, one surviving soldier visits the wife of one of the perished
Hisshiken torisashi = Sword of desperation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert swordsman Kanemi Sanzaemon is, first and foremost, a man of principle. In order to save his clan from the corrupting influence of his lord's favorite concubine, he publicly assassinates her, fully expecting it will result in his own death by seppuku. Instead, he is sentenced to solitary confinement for an entire year, then released under one inexplicable condition: he must now serve as the lord's bodyguard
Inu to watashi no 10 no yakusoku( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akari is ten when a puppy comes to her house. She is given the name "Socks" because her paws look as they have white socks on. When Akari's mother falls ill, Socks helps her through difficult times. However, as Akari grows up, her interest and feelings moves away from Akari towards friends and work. When Akari's boyfriend becomes lost in direction of life, Socks again comes to Aaki's rescue to heal his depression. It brings back Akari's memory of her mother's teaching about ten promises she should keep with her dog
 
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Alternative Names
Etsushi Toyokawa acteur

Etsushi Toyokawa actor japonés

Etsushi Toyokawa aktor hapones

Etsushi Toyokawa aktor japonez

Etsushi Toyokawa Japanese actor

Etsushi Toyokawa japanischer Schauspieler und Drehbuchautor

Etsushi Toyokawa Japans acteur

Etsushi Toyokawa pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Tojokava Ecusi

Tojokawa, Ecuši 1962-

Toyoetsu 1962-

Эцуси Тоёкава

اتسوشى تويوكاوا

اتسوشی تویوکاوا بازیگر ژاپنی

도요카와 에쓰시

豊川悦司

豐川悦司 1962-

豊川悦司 日本の俳優

豐川悅司 日本演員

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