WorldCat Identities

Shimizu, Takashi 1972-

Works: 97 works in 248 publications in 8 languages and 3,985 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Haunted house films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Ghost films  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Author, Scenarist, Instrumentalist, Bibliographic antecedent, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Takashi Shimizu
The grudge by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

45 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen is an American nurse living and working in Tokyo who agrees to cover the shift of another nurse. When she enters the assigned home, she discovers an elderly woman who is lost in a catatonic state. As she tends the woman, Karen hears scratching sounds upstairs and goes to investigate. Within this house is a chain of terror more terrifying than she could ever imagine, resulting from a terrifying evil that was born years before. As more people die, Karen is pulled into the cycle of horror and learns the secret of the vengeful curse. Now she must stop it before it's too late
The grudge 2( Visual )

13 editions published in 2007 in English and Turkish and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Karen's sister, Audrey, been affected by the supernatural curse. Audrey is trying to find the origin of the hate infected curse and find a way to free herself. The quest involves families who are living in Chicago, a photojournalist from Hong Kong, and three schoolgirls from Tokyo's International High School. This group of unrelated strangers try to find and stop the curse before it becomes too late
Flight 7500( Visual )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a flight from Los Angeles to Tokyo, a plane is shaken by severe weather. When the turbulence subsides, a passenger suddenly dies, and a supernatural force is unleashed, overtaking the passengers as they desperately fight to figure out what it is and how to stop it
Jiang shi = Rigor mortis by Ziguang Weng( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A washed-up actor, desperate and suicidal, moves into a haunted apartment building where zombies, vampires, ghosts, Taoist exorcists and undead souls prey upon his sanity
Rinne by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-five years after the slaughter, a film director returns to the scene of a mass murder to recreate the gruesome killings on film. As he and his crew step into the now abandoned hotel, the cast members begin to see creepy visions and nightmares. When shooting commences, the cast members begin to suffer very familiar fates-- the exact fate they are to act out in the film
Ju-on 2( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young couple and a tragic car accident which leaves Kyoko, a pregnant television star, devastated. With her fiancé in a coma and her unborn baby supposedly miscarried, she continues with her blossoming career in horror films. But when she agrees to appear in a pseudo-documentary about the "haunted house" where Kayako and Toshio still "reside," the virus of the Grudge begins anew. Soon, everyone involved with the production is missing or dead, and Kyoko, who has recently been informed that she is still pregnant, begins to realize that what she is carrying may not be hers at all
Marebito( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masuoka (Shinya Tsukamoto) is a cameraman possessed by the craving to understand fear. When he begins to uncover the horrifying secrets of a beautiful, mute girl, he realizes that he has found the key to gaining the terrible knowledge he so craves
Yume jūya( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Delves into the surreal subconscious with ten madly imaginative, reality-subverting visions that range from wonderfully wacky to nightmarishly unsettling
Ju-On : video side by Takashi Shimizu( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ju-On - video side - is the manga adaptation of the Japanese horror movie that spawned an enormous franchise in Japan ... and inspired a blockbuster Hollywood remake! This chilling tale of murder, secrets and revenge centers on a home and the ugly events that transpired there. The place now has new owners, but there is a vile presence that permeates the building and pollutes every surface. What wickedness set off this unstoppable angry spirit? Why has its bloody grudge infected the home and its inhabitants? In the spirit of The Ring, Ju-On delivers a dark warning of a cursed spirit and the corrupting influence it has on the living
Yayoi Kusama : I love me by Takako Matsumoto( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary showing Japanese avant-garde artist Yayoi Kusama at work
Ju-On 2( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tormented( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daigo doesn't speak anymore. Not since he killed that rabbit on the playground at school. His sister, Kiriko, is worried because he's bullied, he sleepwalks and their father is no help. They never should have gone to that 3D movie. The one with the stuffed rabbit that floated out of the screen. Now Daigo is missing. He's in danger and Kiriko will have to follow him into a world of nightmares to discover the truth
Dark tales of Japan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes an introduction and five horror tales by Japanese horror directors
Shock labyrinth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of teenagers take a sick friend to a hospital only to find out it is a horrific labyrinth
The grudge 2 by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Japanese film maker Tkashi Shimizu's 2004 hit, The Grudge
Ju-on( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ju-On: White Ghost tells the story of senior high school student Arkane, whose strong ESP power induces him into seeing Mirai, the ghost of an old school friend. Ju-On: Black Ghost tells the chilling story of a young woman called Fukie who discovers that she's carrying an unborn 'grudge', which vengefully curses all those around her
Hisashi Tenmyouya : samurai nouveau( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profiles Hisashi Tenmyouya, who paints in the Japanese neo-traditional style
Ju-on( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eerie tale of a family who is brutally killed in their own home, leaving behind an evil spirit lurking in the shadows. When an unknowing homecare worker enters the spirit is awakened and a terrifying chain of events begin
El grito The grudge by Takashi Shimizu( Visual )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La aparente normalidad de una modesta casa de Tokio oculta el horror: está poseída por una violenta plaga que destruye las vidas de todos que se encuentran en ella. Esta maldición hace que sus víctimas mueran poseídas por una ira poderosa. Cada muerte causada por la maldición provoca el nacimiento de una nueva víctima. Karen es una estudiante norteamericana que se ve atrapada en este círculo mortal y acaba conociendo el secreto de la maldición. Deberá detenerla antes de que sea tarde
Juon( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Japan, when the volunteer social assistant Rika Nishina is assigned to visit a family, she is cursed and chased by two revengeful fiends: Kayako, a woman brutally murdered by her husband and her son Toshio. Each person that lives or visits the haunted house is murdered or disappears
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The grudge
Alternative Names
Shimizu, Takashi.

Shimizu, Takashi 1972-

Šimizu, Takaši 1972-

Takashi, Shimizu

Takashi Shimizu 1972-....

Takashi Shimizu Japanese film director

Takashi Shimizu japanischer Filmproduzent, Autor, Regisseur

Takashi Shimizu Japans filmproducent

Takashi Shimizu réalisateur japonais

Takashi Shimizu regista giapponese

Takashi Shimizu reżyser japoński

Takaši Šimizu

Симидзу, Такаси

Такаши Шимидзу

טקאשי שימיזו

تاكاشي شيموزو

تاکاشی شیمیزو تهیه‌کننده، نویسنده، و کارگردان ژاپنی

시미즈 다카시

シミズ, タカシ

シミズ, タカシ 1972-

清水 崇 1972-....

清水崇 1972-

The grudge 2Ju-On : video sideYayoi Kusama : I love meJu-On 2Hisashi Tenmyouya : samurai nouveau