WorldCat Identities

Kase, Ryō 1974-

Works: 82 works in 274 publications in 9 languages and 4,824 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Film adaptations  Historical films  Sports films  Action and adventure films  History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Science fiction films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ryō Kase
Letters from Iwo Jima by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1945, the United States and Japanese armies met on Iwo Jima. Decades later, hundreds of letters are unearthed from that stark island's soil. The letters give faces and voices to the men who fought there, as well as the extraordinary general who led them. Leading the defense is Lt. General Tadamichi Kuribayashi. With little defense other than sheer will and the volcanic rock of the island itself, Gen. Kuribayashi's unprecedented tactics transform what was predicted to be a quick and bloody defeat into nearly 40 days of heroic and resourceful combat
Like someone in love( Visual )

10 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a period of two days, a young prostitute and a widower develop an unexpected connection
Restless by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

30 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terminally ill teenage girl falls for a boy who likes to attend funerals and the two of them have numerous encounters with the ghost of a Japanese kamikaze pilot from WWII
Sukai kurora = The sky crawlers by Mamoru Oshii( Visual )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kildren, eternally young fighter pilots, are called upon to fight in battles arranged solely for the amusement of two corporations, but one pilot, Yuichi, is struggling to recall memories of his past before he became part of the Kildren
Outrage by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deadly power struggle erupts between Tokyo's Yakuza clans in this edgy thriller from actor/director Takeshi 'Beat' Kitano. Fearing that his trusted second-in-command, Ikemoto (Jun Kunimura), has struck a deal with his drug-dealing rivals, the Murase family, overall Yakuza clan boss 'The Chairman' (Soichiro Kitamura) orders Ikemoto to warn the Murases to back off. Realising he's under suspicion, Ikemoto passes the order onto his ageing underling Otomo (Kitano), telling him to use any means necessary. As Otomo takes his boss at h
Tokyo! by Michel Gondry( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De M. Gondry, un jeune couple s'installe à Tokyo ... "Merde" de L. Carax, une ignoble créature apparaît dans les rues de Tokyo ... "Shaking Tokyo" de Bong Joon-ho : un hikikomori tombe amoureux
Beyond outrage( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Japanese and English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manipulative police crackdown on organized crime ignites a tricky power struggle involving the two biggest yakuza families. The new young executives of the Sanno family are boiling the blood of the old yakuza gangs. The police prepare for a full-scale crackdown with cop Kataoka wanting to incite a war between the families. His trump card is Otomo (Kitano) - the rumoured-dead boss of a defunct family that was destroyed by the Sanno, who has just been released from prison. Otomo wants to retire from a life of crime, but finds himself drawn back in through Kataoka's manipulations as the Sanno and Hanabishi clans teeter on the brink of an all-out war
Honey and clover by Masahiro Takada( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hama Art College students Takemoto, Mayama and Morita don't have much money, but are still having fun. Takemoto has a deft touch with his art, but not when it comes to relationships. Mayama is calm and gentle. Morita is an eccentric genius and a rootless wanderer. When Hagumi Hanamoto arrives at the college, Takemoto instantly falls in love with her. Morita, who has returned to college after a long break, also falls for Hagumi. Meanwhile, Mayama is obsessed with the architect Rika, whom he met on a part-time job, but Rika still cannot rid herself of memories of her lost father. Mayama's spirited classmate, Ayumi, has an unrequited crush of her own on Mayama. Five one-sided feelings are tangled, with no answer in sight
Sakebi by Kiyoshi Kurosawa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Detective Yoshioka is investigating the drowning death of a young woman who is wearing a red dress. Face down in a muddy puddle, her stomach is found to be full of sea water. Clues begin to point to the detective as the killer, since his fingerprints and personal items are located at the murder scene. As more bodies turn up that have been killed in the same way, even the detective begins to wonder whether he himself may be the very murderer that he is pursuing"--Container
Like someone in love by Abbas Kiarostami( Visual )

13 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un vieil homme et une jeune femme se rencontrent à Tokyo. Elle ne sait rien de lui, lui croit la connaître. Il lui ouvre sa maison, elle lui propose son corps. Mais rien de ce qui se tisse entre eux en l'espace de vingt-quatre heures ne tient aux circonstances de leur rencontre." (Extrait de la jaquette)
Sore de mo boku wa yattenai = I just didn't do it( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryōhei took an overcrowded train to a job interview and got arrested as a railway groper. Although he claimed his innocence, police bring him up on charges. Ryōhei and his supporters went into a long legal tussle
Chayu ŭi ŏndŏk( Visual )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and Korean and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Kwon, a language school instructor, stops by her old workplace and receives a thick envelope addressed to her. A Japanese instructor named Mori had proposed to her two years ago. She turned him down. Mori had immediately gone back to Japan, but now was back in Korea looking for her. The envelope contained letters he had written to her during his search through Seoul. After Kwon finishes the first letter in the lobby, she grows faint coming down the staircase and drops the letters. She gathers them off the floor and sees there are no dates on the letters. She now has no way of knowing the order in which they were written."--KOFIC
Tokyo! by Michel Gondry( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : Interior Design "Un couple tente de s'installer à Tokyo. Peu à peu, la solitude gagne la jeune femme, qui devient l'objet d'une étrange transformation ... ". Merde : "Une ignoble créature sème la panique et la mort dans les rues de Tokyo. Son arrestation divise la population de la ville ... ". Shaking Tokyo : "Le destin d'un hikikomori, personne s'isolant volontairement du monde, se trouve bouleversé par sa rencontre avec une jolie livreuse de pizzas ..."
Essential Eastwood : director's collection, Letters from Iwo Jima ; Million dollar baby ; Mystic River ; Unforgiven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Multiple languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unforgiven: "Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man."--IMDb
Scrap heaven( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharmacist Saki, timid policeman Shingo and toilet cleaner Tetsu find their lives turned upside down when their bus is hijacked by a crazed businessman. When the ride turns violent, the three strangers are forever linked by the incident. Months later, Tetsu talks Shingo into collaborating on a business venture; revenge-for-hire. Meanwhile, Sake, disillusioned and increasingly anti-social, also wishes to take out her own revenge on society
10 promises to my dog( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akari is a 14-year-old schoolgirl living in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido. One day, a puppy wanders into her yard, looking lost and frightened. She is a Golden Retriever with white paw markings. Akari names her Socks. Akari's mother consents to her keeping the dog but only after she agrees to keep 10 Promises to Socks . Akari enthusiastically assents and the two begin their journey of growing up together. Akari finds herself having to overcome many changes and challenges: the tragedy of her mother's death, father's sudden resignation, coming-of-age, first romantic feelings, career ambitions and her independence. But at every step, Socks is there to provide unquestioning love and support
Megane( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story takes place on a small island near Okinawa with clean sandy beaches and beautiful clear water. A woman flies in and walks to a guest house near the beach. The resort, called Hamada, is not easy to find but she is able to do so and checks in. It is the off-season in early spring and although the resort is open, the woman is the only guest. The place is run by a cheery, no-nonsense man who is also the cook. Other characters include an older enigmatic woman that comes to help and a young teacher at the local school. At first, the woman is not enthusiastic about the resort and the eccentric people she meets, but eventually she is drawn into the unhurried atmosphere that permeates the island and Hamada and come to appreciate the atmosphere of this idyllic resort
Funky forest : first contact( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three unpopular brothers, Katsuichi, Masaru and Masao, are struggling to be popular among the girls. Luckily enough, they finally get a chance to have a co-ed picnic with some pretty young ladies! With 21 free-association episodes ranging from a nonsense "sci-fi" comedy to a dance-battle daydream, Funky Forest will challenge your mind and melt logic, as its unique characters find themselves in warped dimensions way past our imaginations
Million Dollar Baby by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Million dollar baby: A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional
Gūgū datte neko de aru = Cher Gou-gou-- mon petit chat, mon petit ami( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asako, a comic book artist, is devastated by the death of her cat, CaVa, which kept her company for over 15 years as her assistant Naomi watches on with concern. One day, Asako meets a new cat, GuGu, which brings new joy and vitality to her life
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Letters from Iwo Jima
Sukai kurora = The sky crawlersEssential Eastwood : director's collection, Letters from Iwo Jima ; Million dollar baby ; Mystic River ; UnforgivenFunky forest : first contact
Alternative Names
Kase Ryô 1974-....

Ryô, Kase

Ryō, Kase 1974-

Ryō Kase acteur

Ryo Kase actor japonés

Ryō Kase attore giapponese

Ryō Kase Japanese actor

Ryō Kase Japans acteur

Ryō Kase pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Касэ, Рё

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亮, 加瀬

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加瀬亮 1974-