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Tachikawa, Hiroshi

Overview
Works: 8 works in 10 publications in 3 languages and 50 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Action and adventure films  Swashbuckler films  Fiction  Motion pictures  Comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hiroshi Tachikawa
Kumonosu-jo Le chateau de l'araignée( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kumonosujō by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 12 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
Kumonosujō Throne of blood (spider's web castle)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1957 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid, visceral Macbeth adaptation, Throne of Blood, directed by Akira Kurosawa, sets Shakespeare's definitive tale of ambition and duplicity in a ghostly, fog-enshrouded landscape in feudal Japan. As a hardened warrior who rises savagely to power, Toshiro Mifune gives a remarkable, animalistic performance, as does Isuzu Yamada as his ruthless wife. Throne of Bloodfuses classical Western tragedy with formal elements taken from Noh theater to create an unforgettable cinematic experience
Yojimbo, der Leibwächter = Yojimbo( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kurosawa - Samurai Classics Seven Samurai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary director Akira Kurosawa is one of the most well respected and influential directors of all time. In Hollywood's hands SEVEN SAMURAI (1954) was remade as THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, YOJIMBO (1961) started the entire Spaghetti Western genre when remade as A FISTFUL OF DOLLARS (1964) and THE HIDDEN FORTRESS (1958) became the inspiration for the first STAR WARS (1977). Here for the first time in Australia is a collection of Kurosawa's early Samurai Classics
Ima naze nikkyōsoka by Hiroshi Tachikawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yōjinbō( Visual )

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

1800''lerin Japonyası''da Sanjuro isimli gezgin bir samuray, iki rakip çetenin arasında bölünmüş bir kasabaya gelir. Bir sokak savaşında yeteneklerini sergiledikten sonra, en fazla parayı veren tarafa kılıcını kiralar. Alçak ruhlu ve hain insanlar olan taraflar, Sanjuro''ya ihanet ettikçe o taraf değiştirir
Trono de sangre = Throne of blood = Kumonosu jo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Tras una victoria militar extraordinaria, los guerreros Washizu y Miki se encuentran perdidos en un bosque, donde encuentran a una visionaria que les augura grandes destinos. De regreso al Imperio, ambos son asediados, y el hambre de poder y magnificiencia de Washizu lo llevará a tomar decisiones y acciones que pondrán en juicio su reputación...y el futuro del Imperio entero."--Envase
 
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Alternative Names
Tachikawa, Hiroshi.

タチカワ, ヒロシ

立川博

立川洋

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