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Nakamura, Tōru 1965-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 86 publications in 7 languages and 440 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Crime films  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Police films  Spy films  Legal films  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2.Z54,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tōru Nakamura
Purple Butterfly by Ye Lou( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Chinese and English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cynthia is a young Chinese woman in love with Itami, a Japanese man about to be sent home for military service. A devasted Cynthia moves back to Shanghai only to witness the death of her elder brother during an attack by the Japanese extreme right. She changes her name to Ding Hui and joins a secret resistance group code-named Purple Butterfly. This will be the same group that, years later, will plot to assassinate Itami
2009 losŭt'ŭ memorijŭ 2009 lost memories by Si-myung Lee( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What if Japan allied with the U.S. during WWII? What if nuclear bombs were dropped on Berlin instead of Hiroshima and Nagasaki? What if Korea never existed? To J.B.I. agent Masayuki Sakamoto these questions aren't speculation - they're history
K-20( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heikichi Endō is a circus acrobat who is deceived by K-20 and is set up to take the fall for the phantom thief. Using his incredible physical dexterity, Heikichi wages war against K-20 in order to clear his name, fighting alongside K-20's next wealthy target, Duchess Yōko Hashiba, and her fiance, brilliant detective Kogorō Akechi. But what is the ultimate decision Heikichi has to make?
Blue tiger( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The legend of the Blue Tiger claims that the savage beast has only one weakness: its desire for a Red Tiger soulmate. When a Yakuza assassin emblazoned with the Blue Tiger tattoo kills her young son, Gena Hayes transforms herself into the predatory Red Tiger to seek revenge. Aided by reclusive tattoo artist Smith, she prowls the underworld of Los Angeles' Little Tokyo, seducing Japanese gangsters one by one to see if their bare bodies contain the tattoo she seeks."--Container
New York cop( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Japanese martial artist joins the New York Police Department to work on an undercover operation against a gun-running gang and is forced into a bond of trust with the gang leader
K-20( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

K-20: Legend of the mask is set in the fictional Japanese capital of Teito. The system of "nobility" established in the Meiji Era (mid-late 19th century) continues today, creating an extreme divide between the upper and lower classes. Ninety percent of the country's wealth is controlled by the upper members of society. Teito has been gripped by the emergence of a phantom thief who steals priceless objects from the rich. He is known as "The Fiend (Kaijin) With Twenty Faces" or simply "K-20."
Kita no kanaria tachi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the film begins, however, Haru has long since quit teaching and is working in a Tokyo library. Then the police question her about a murder committed by one of her former students, Nobuto (Mirai Moriyama), and Haru decides to find out what has happened to her other five charges, 20 years on."--The Japan Times website, September 17, 2014
Shao lin shao nü Shaolin girl( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shaolin girls tells the story of a girl by the name of Rin, who is compelled to take over her late grandfather's kung-fu Dojo. She endures 3,000 days of brutal training at the Shaolin Martial Arts School in China before returning to her native Japan
Bian xiang hei xia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and bruises by Ye Lou( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oppai barē( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unloved by Kunitoshi Manda( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nemureru mori A sleeping forest( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a suspense story about a women who lost her childhood memory and tries to find her real childhood
Asian action pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Korean and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2009 lost memories: What if Japan allied with the U.S. during WWII? What if nuclear bombs were dropped on Berlin instead of Hiroshima and Nagasaki? What if Korea never existed? To J.B.I. agent Masayuki Sakamoto these questions aren't speculation - they're history
Tāminaru biginingu : amerika no monogatari to kotoba no chikara( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tomodachi no hon by Henry Miller( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ai no rukeichi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer and housewife are having an affair until one day she asks him to kill her and he does. During the trial that follows all the hidden secrets of her life come out
Oppai volleyball( Visual )

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

"Mikako ia a young junior high school teacher who has just transferred to a new school. Excited to be starting a new job, she volunteers for a coach for a boys volleyball club [sic]. But, she finds out that there is almost no activity in the club ... There are only 5 members, and they are all losers who haven't even touched a volleyball and only think about girls ..."--Container
Ai no rukeichi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A writer and a housewife are having an affair until one day she asks him to kill her if he really loves her. The trial focuses on whether it is a first degree murder or an assisted suicide
2009 lost memories Yesterday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Korean and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A government agent's investigation of a terrorist attack leads to a web of mystery and has him questioning reality ; Set in 2020 a series of murders of retired scientists leads investigators to a top-secret mission conducted thirty years earlier
 
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Alternative Names
Nakamura, Tōru 1965-

Nakamura, Touru.

Tōru Nakamura

Tōru Nakamura acteur

Tōru Nakamura Japanese actor

Tōru Nakamura japanischer Schauspieler

Tōru Nakamura Japanse acteur

Накамура, Тоору

تورو ناکامورا بازیگر ژاپنی

나카무라 도루

中村亨 1965-

仲村亨

仲村亨 1965-

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