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Hirayama, Hideyuki 1950-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 56 publications in 4 languages and 198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Samurai films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  History  War films  Documentary films  Romantic comedy films  Short films  Comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hideyuki Hirayama
Hisshiken torisashi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert swordsman Kanemi Sanzaemon is, first and foremost, a man of principle. In order to save his clan from the corrupting influence of his lord's favorite concubine, he publicly assassinates her, fully expecting it will result in his own death by seppuku. Instead, he is sentenced to solitary confinement for an entire year, then released under one inexplicable condition: he must now serve as the lord's bodyguard
Samurai resurrection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"37,000 peasants perished in the Shinabara Revolt; among them, the leader of that uprising, Shiro Amakusa. More than a decade later, Amakusa rises from the dead hellbent on revenge. Resurrecting a ghastly army of living dead master swordsmen by way of an occult art called "Makai Tensho" (demonic transmigration), he sets his sights on overthrowing the Shoganate. Standing in their way legendary samurai Jubei Yagyr, who will have to fight the reincarnation of his own father before the fierce final confrontation with Shiro Amakusa himself"--Container
Shaberedomo Shaberedomo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man is learning how to rakugo, a traditional Japanese style of story telling, but is very bad at it. Some other young men come to his teacher wanting to be better public speakers and they are sent to this "not so good" young man to learn. Meanwhile a young woman enters his life who is not afraid to indicate that he's not very good
Taiheiyō no kiseki : Fokkusu to yobareta otoko( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 1944, the Imperial Japanese Army Garrison on Saipan fight on after US forces capture most of the island. Captain Ōba Sakae and a small band of survivors refuse to surrender and continue to resist
Battle of the Pacific( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2018 in English and Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war in the Pacific was essentially a maritime war. This 6 hours of footage will take you through detailing the planning and the battles that lead to the defeat of the Japanese Empire, Gruelling day-to-day activities and harsh weather conditions of protecting Alaskas̉ Aleutian Islands. The amphibious invasion of Iwo Jima, including aerial bombing plus ground force action using flame throwers ... An amazing and dramatic collection of documentaries
Oba : the last samurai by Xiuxing Pingshan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story of the unsung heroes ... 1944. The Pacific. Over 516 days, 47 Japanese soldiers outwitted 45,000 US Troops ... A remarkable true story. The battle of Saipan, 1944. A year before the end of the war in the Pacific, the last remaining Japanese soldiers were prepared to fight the Americans to the very end. One soldier, Captain Oba, instilled in his men, honor, bravery and above all else, hope. He was nicknamed The Fox by the US Troops as he continued to undermine and outsmart them at every turn, but at a cost. With only 47 surviving men, unaware Japan had conceded defeat, the still fought on ... this is the remarkable story of the unsung heroes who never gave up fighting for their country. The island will always be remembered as Suicide Island by the Japanese ... Oba tells the story from both Japanese and US perspectives, shedding light on the Samurai creed of death before dishonor
Yaji Kita dōchū Teresuko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place in the peaceful Edo period in Japan, when a Teresuko, an unknown creature which is said to cure all ills, is captured in Osaka. While Okino, a geisha girl in Shinagawa, Edo, asks her patron Yajirobē, to let her leave from her geisha house, Yajirobē meets his old friend Kitahachi, an unpopular kabuki actor. Both of them set up Okino's escape and start unusual journey with her
Ai o kou hito( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Terue was a child, she was badly abused by her mother, Toyoko. She runs away at age 17 and becomes a single mother. Later in life, she and her daughter make a trip to Taiwan to search for the grave of Terue's father. During the trip, bad memories come flooding back to Terue and she reflects on her childhood. The grave is located and this discovery prompts Terue to look for her mother who is still alive in Taiwan. She learns that the mother is working in a beauty salon and Terue goes to the shop for a haircut. She is unable to tell her mother who she is, but the meeting helps her to finally recover for her painful childhood
Out by John Duncan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four women who work together in a box-lunch factory end up in the body-disposal business when one of them accidentally strangles an abusive husband
Oba, the last samurai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

July 1944, the Imperial Japanese Army Garrison on Saipan fight on after US forces capture most of the island. Captain Ōba Sakae and a small band of survivors refuse to surrender, and they continue to resist
Everesuto : kamigami no itadaki( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tān( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl named Maki has a traffic accident and instead of dying she is instantly transported back to the same hour of the day before. This happens every day. Time has stopped and she is all alone. There is no one else in the whole city - no traffic on the streets, and super markets are all empty. Then one day she gets a phone call. A young man named Yōhei has somehow accidentally made contact. Now her only hold on the reality she knew is this single telephone connection
Nomuka toruka hirayama hideyuki katsudoya kaido( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1945 : End of war by Hideyuki Hirayama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1945. La Seconde Guerre Mondiale est terminée... Pourtant, une île au large du Japon résiste aux terribles assauts de l'armée américaine. Le capitaine Oba en fin stratège décide de ne pas capituler et de poursuivre le combat. Pendant plus d'un an, reclus avec ses hommes dans les tranchées, il va livrer de violents combats afin de repousser l'ennemi. Sa ténacité et son courage lui permettront de poursuivre le combat bien au-delà de la fin de la guerre
Hisshiken torisashi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Edo Period, it tells the unforgetteable story of swordsman Kanemi Sanzaemon. Three years ago, Kanemi Sanzaemon killed Renko, the mistress of the powerful daimyo Tabu Ukyo and a woman causing corruption. Unexpectedly, Kanemi Sanzaemon received a lenient punishement and was able to return to his clan in only one year. After the death of his wife Mutsue, Kanemi Sanzaemon lives with and takes care of Mutsue's niece Satoo. Kanemi is unaware of Satoo's secret affections for him, but she is able to change his outlook on life. Meanwhile, Kanemi Sanzaemon's unique "bird-catching" sword fighting technique will be tested when he must battle Hayatonosho Obiya
Gakko no kaidan = Haunted school by Hideyuki Hirayama( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first in a series of films about a group of children who venture inside a wing of their elementary school that has been abandoned for years and is rumored to be haunted
Makai tenshō by Xiner Shenzuo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

37,000 Peasants perished in the Shimbara Revolt: among them, the leader of that uprising, Shiro Amakusa. Amakusa is resurrected from hell bent on revenging the death of his fellow comrades by over throwing the Shoganate. Shiro resurrects an army of living dead swordsmen by "Makai Tensho" (Demonic transmigration). Only the Legendary Samurai Jubei Yagyu, stands in his way! (summary by Jessica Greenhood for IMDB)
Za chugaku kyoshi by Hideyuki Hirayama( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hirayama hideyuki katsudōya kaidō : nomuka toruka by Hideyuki Hirayama( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shinsan : Tankocho no serenade( Visual )

in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Hideyuki, Hirayama

Hideyuki Hirayama film director

Hideyuki Hirayama Japans filmregisseur

Hideyuki Hirayama réalisateur japonais

Hideyuki Hirayama regista giapponese

Hirayama, Hideyuki

Hirayama, Hideyuki, 1950-

Хираяма, Хидэюки

هیدیوکی هیرایاما کارگردان ژاپنی

ヒラヤマ, ヒデユキ

ヒラヤマ, ヒデユキ, 1950-

平山秀幸 1950-

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