Search results for "Tomokazu Miura"

House (1977)

Hoping to find a sense of connection to her late mother, Gorgeous takes a trip to the country to visit her aunt at their ancestral house. She invites her six friends, Prof, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Nobuhiko Obayashi
CAST:  Kimiko Ikegami  •  Yôko Minamida  •  Haruko Wanibuchi  •  Ai Matsubara

Shunkinshō (1976)

Okoto is blind since childhood. Her young servant Sasuke is in love of her. One day Koto is badly scarred on her face. In order to preserve the memory of her once beautiful ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katsumi Nishikawa
CAST:  Momoe Yamaguchi  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Ikue Sakakibara  •  Ryûji Shinagawa

Arrietty (2010)

14-year-old Arrietty and the rest of the Clock family live in peaceful anonymity as they make their own home from items "borrowed" from the house's human inhabitants. However, ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Hiromasa Yonebayashi
CAST:  Mirai Shida  •  Ryûnosuke Kamiki  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Tatsuya Fujiwara

Rampo (1995) RT Audience 88%

DVD release: Feb 2004

Edogawa Rampo is a writer whose latest work is censored by the government, deemed too disturbing and injurious to the public to be allowed to be published. However, after ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kazuyoshi Okuyama
CAST:  Masahiro Motoki  •  Naoto Takenaka  •  Michiko Hada  •  Teruyuki Kagawa

The Unbroken (2009)

A drama based on the 1985 plane crash that caused 520 deaths, the worst aviation event in Japanese history.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Setsurô Wakamatsu
CAST:  Ken Watanabe  •  Kyōka Suzuki  •  Mitsuko Kusabue  •  Takashi Kashiwabara

Typhoon Club (1985)

The movie takes place in the five-day period before, during and after a ferocious, seemingly liberating typhoon, which five of the students endure while marooned in their ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Shinji Sômai
CAST:  Youki Kudoh  •  Yuichi Mikami  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Saburo Date

Station to Heaven (1984)

From a true incident that happened in 1960s Japan. This drama is contemporary in setting but medieval in its characters and emotions as it focuses on a tangled web of murder ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Masanobu Deme
CAST:  Sayuri Yoshinaga  •  Toshiyuki Nishida  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Kimie Shingyôji

Outrage (2010)

The story begins with Sekiuchi, boss of the Sannokai, a huge organized crime syndicate controlling the entire Kanto region, issuing a stern warning to his lieutenant Kato and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Takeshi Kitano
CAST:  Sôichirô Kitamura  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Jun Kunimura  •  Tetta Sugimoto

Tokyo Heaven (1990)

A pampered young model is killed in a traffic accident. Given the chance to return to earth, she becomes involved with the advertising executive who is trying to cover up her ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Shinji Sômai
CAST:  Kiichi Nakai  •  Riho Makise  •  Tsurube Shôfukutei  •  Tomoko Mariya

Wait And See (1998)

A salaryman faces a major life change as his firm undergoes financial difficulties. To add to his troubles, a man claiming to be his long-estranged father shows up at his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shinji Sômai
CAST:  Koichi Sato  •  Yuki Saitô  •  Tsutomu Yamazaki  •  Shiho Fujimura

Izu no Odoriko (1974) RT Audience 67%

In late 1920s Japan, a high school student (Tomokazu Miura) is vacationing in the Izu peninsula and sees a troupe of travelling performers. He becomes intrigued by Kaoru ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Katsumi Nishikawa
CAST:  Momoe Yamaguchi  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Jin Nakayama  •  Tomomi Satō

Watashi o daite soshite kisu shite (1992)

Keiko’s life is turned upside down when she discovers that she has been infected with HIV. As she struggles to cope with the situation and resist the infection, she finds new ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jun'ya Satô
CAST:  Yôko Minamino  •  Hidekazu Akai  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Mitsuru Hirata

The Matsugane Potshot Affair (2007) RT Audience 64%

When a gold ingot and a severed human head are discovered in a small provincial town, the rush to solve the curious case wavers between tragic and darkly humorous in this ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nobuhiro Yamashita
CAST:  Tamae Ando  •  Hirofumi Arai  •  Hyôe Enoki  •  Setsuko Karasuma

Dorodarake no junjô (1977)

This is a story of love between a society girl and a yakuza boy. Mami lives an ordinary life in Tokyo, being with her friends and studying. Her biggest interest is ladies ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sôkichi Tomimoto
CAST:  Momoe Yamaguchi  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Ichirô Arishima  •  Chisako Hara

Sweet Revenge (1977)

Masao is falsely accused and jailed for the murder of a loanshark to whom he owed a lot of money. His sister Kiriko makes the long trip to Tokyo, specifically to accost Otsuka ...  (more)

GENRES: Mystery
DIRECTION:  Katsumi Nishikawa
CAST:  Momoe Yamaguchi  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Yûsuke Natsu  •  Renji Ishibashi

Four Days of Snow and Blood (1989)

Based on the "2.26 Incident", an attempted coup d'état in Japan 1936, launched by radical ultra-nationalist parts of the military. Several leading politicians were killed and ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Hideo Gosha
CAST:  Kenichi Hagiwara  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Masahiro Motoki  •  Hiroshi Katsuno

Kemono-tachi no atsui nemuri (1981)

A star tennis player takes revenge on the blackmailers out to ruin his athletic career.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama
DIRECTION:  Toru Murakawa
CAST:  Tomokazu Miura  •  Jun Fubuki  •  Renji Ishibashi  •  Tadao Nakamaru

Dai Nippon teikoku (1982)

Story of three people, a barber, a Christian and a graduate of the Tokyo Military Academy during the 2nd World War.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Toshio Masuda
CAST:  Tetsurō Tamba  •  Teruhiko Aoi  •  Tomokazu Miura  •  Masako Natsume