WorldCat Identities

Tachikawa, Hiroshi

Works: 8 works in 13 publications in 3 languages and 117 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Samurai films  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Musical films  History  Historical films  Filmed plays  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
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 )

4 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in Japanese and held by 54 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 52 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"--Container
Yojimbo, der Leibwächter = Yojimbo( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ima naze Nikkyōso ka : hitotsu no shakyō dairi sensō by Hiroshi Tachikawa( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in Japanese 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
The bodyguard by Akira Kurosawa( 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
Tefuinfo : GNUrifarensumanyuaru( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.23 for The bodygu ... to 0.97 for Tefuinfo : ...)

Alternative Names
Tachikawa, Hiroshi.

タチカワ, ヒロシ