WorldCat Identities

Kaji, Meiko

Overview
Works: 69 works in 107 publications in 2 languages and 1,051 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Motion picture music  Film adaptations 
Roles: Performer, Actor
Classifications: M1527, 781.542
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Most widely held works by Meiko Kaji
Kill Bill, vol. 1 original soundtrack ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kill Bill, vol. 2 original soundtrack ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shurayukihime Lady Snowblood ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Trained in the arts of death by the priest who adopts her, Yuki sets out to find the four villains who destroyed her family"--Container
Yakuza graveyard by Kinji Fukasaku ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rogue cop is assigned to look into the Nishida branch of the yakuza by his corrupt bosses. He gets to know one of the criminals and finds him more honorable than his superiors in the police force
Love song of vengeance ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imprisoned and sentenced to hang for the murders she committed to avenge her family, Yuki is given a reprieve by the mysterious Kikui, a secret government agent. In return for her life she must infiltrate the house of the anarchist Ransui to recover a document for Kikui. When Yuki decides to change sides and help Ransui, she has to use all her skills to fight for their lives. Last time it was for revenge, this time it is for justice
Stray cat rock sex hunter ( )
2 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This third in a series of five Stray Cat Rock films stars hard-as-nails Meiko Kaji (Yakuza Burial, Female Convict Scorpion) as the leader of a gang of vicious teenage schoolgirls who get their kicks with gang fights, street muggings, and rock and roll. Directed by Japanese action master Yasuharu Hasebe whose violent style was an influence on Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill, Stray Cat Rock: Sex Hunter is a nonstop thrill ride of action and suspense filmed in dazzling color
Female prisoner #701 scorpion Joshuu 701-g:̥ Sasori ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wrongfully imprisoned and contending with an evil warden, Scorpion is singlemindedly set on revenge
Female convict scorpion jailhouse 41 = Joshū Sasori : dai 41 zakkyobō ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Scorpion," a diminutive but volatile woman is wrongly sent to prison by a betraying boyfriend. This anti-heroine is beautiful, strong, principled and basically honorable and decent -- especially when compared to everyone around her
Jingi naki tatakai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Repeatedly beat to a pulp by gamblers, cops, and gangsters, lone wolf Shoji Yamanaka finally finds a home as a Muraoka family hit man and falls in love with boss Muraoka's niece. Meanwhile, the ambitions of mad dog Katsutoshi Otomo draws our series' hero Shozo Hirono into a new round of bloodshed, culminating with the tragic demise of the young Yamanka
Noraneko rokku sekkusu hantā ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gang of vicious teenage schoolgirls gets their kicks with gang fights, street muggings and rock and roll. The third in a series of five Stray cat rock (Noraneko rokku) films
Female prisoner #701 scorpion grudge song ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scorpion is again a fugitive from the law. She meets a former classmate who helps by hiding her in his strip club. They discover that they both have a grudge against the same crooked cop, but Scorpion is not sure that she can ever trust a man again
Female prisoner #701 scorpion beast stable ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The third of a series about a wrongfully imprisoned women. Scorpion escapes from prison and attempts to lead a normal life. But when she meets a prostitute, things go haywire. She kills a pimp and finds herself kidnapped and tortured by the vengeful leader of the prostitution ring
Jing naki tatakai Battles without honor and humanity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The series is loosely based on the serialized two-volume novel by Koichi Iiboshi that chronicles the Hiroshima gang war that lasted nearly twenty five years. The series revolves around Shozo Hirono, an ex-soldier living in Hiroshima after World War II
Wandering Ginza Butterfly ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First installment of a series. Gang leader Nami kills a member of a yakuza group and goes to prison. Upon release she gets a job at a hostess club in the chic Ginza neighborhood which conceals a dark world of crime and sexual slavery. When a yakuza gang attempts to muscle in on the club, Nami becomes enmeshed in a struggle that forces her to wield a skilled pool cue and eventually a short sword to wreak vengeance on her enemies
Wandering Ginza Butterfly 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second installment of a series. The Ginza Butterfly Nami is on the hunt for Hoshiden, the man who killed her gambler father. Local street entrepreneur Ryuji joins her in her search and in a bloody raid on the yakuza headquarters where Hoshiden is hiding out
Female prisoner Scorpion Jailhouse 41 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An innocent young woman in jail is systematically humiliated and tortured, and when she escapes, she goes on a violent rampage of revenge against the men who abused her
Asian action extreme ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yakuza graveyard: A rogue cop is assigned to look into the Nishida branch of the yakuza by his corrupt bosses. He gets to know one of the criminals and finds him more honorable than his superiors in the police force
Lady Snowblood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The most direct and obvious influence on KILL BILL, these two films are highly influential classics of the Asian cinema genre. A woman is abused and killed by a gang in prison, leaving her newborn daughter to carry out her revenge. The young girl grows into a beautiful woman who's only goal is to find and terminate her mother's attackers with extreme prejudice. LADY SNOWBLOOD and LOVE SONG OF VENGEANCE are triumphs of Samurai cinema
Warui yatsura ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A doctor seduces his patients and then kills their husbands. When will all these accidents be recognized for what they are, murder
Jailhouse 41 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman named Sasori rots in the dungeon of a prison, getting beaten, hosed down and gang raped. When she escapes, she and her fellow convicts go on a rampage, mutilating and killing men who've abused them
 
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Alternative Names
Kaji Meiko
Kaji, Meiko 1947-
Meiko Kaji
Ohta, Masako
Ohta, Masako 1947-
梶芽亥子
梶芽衣子
Languages
Japanese (37)
English (9)
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