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Nakamura, Tōru 1965-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 97 publications in 7 languages and 498 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Made-for-TV movies  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Crime films  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Police films  History  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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 203 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 loseutumemorijeu = 2009 lost memories by Si-myung Lee( Visual )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 132 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 50 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 )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 22 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 11 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
Kita no kanaria tachi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 8 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
K-20 : legend of the mask( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 8 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."
Bian xiang hei xia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shao lin shao nü = Shaolin girl( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 5 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
Oppai barē( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ai no rukeichi( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 4 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
Love and bruises by Ye Lou( Visual )

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

"Eben erst aus Peking nach Paris angereist, muss eine junge chinesische Französischlehrerin erfahren, dass ihr Geliebter nichts mehr von ihr wissen will. Auf sich allein gestellt, lebt sie in der Metropole zunächst einmal auf der Straße, wo sie einen Bauarbeiter kennenlernt, zu dem sie eine Art Hassliebe entwickelt. Eindrückliches Drama um eine emanzipierte Frau zwischen Tradition und Moderne, die mit allen ihren Fehlern zu zerbrechen droht." [film-dienst.de]
2009 lost memories ; Yesterday( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Korean and held by 3 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
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

K-20 l'homme aux 20 visages by Shimako Satō( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in French and Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The unloved by Molly Windsor( Visual )

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

A powerful and personal look at the strength and resilience of youth. Tells the story of eleven-year-old Lucy seeking refuge as a ward of the state from her abusive father. Placed in a tumultuous foster home, Lucy befriends her rebellious teenage roommate Lauren, and together they navigate the cold and uncaring world before them. Captures the subtle magic and melancholy of childhood while painting an honest portrait of a girl torn between a broken family and an inept social system
Tomodachi no hon by Henry Miller( Book )

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

Sheerazādo : kaitei ni nemuru eien no ai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the story of a Japanese ship that was sunk at the end of WWII and the tragic lives of the people who are trying to evacuate Japanese from Singapore while trying to carry gold bullion using the people as human shields
Kike, wadatsumi no koe( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On October 21, 1943, innumerous students with bright futures were welcomed at the Meiji Shrine as Japanese soldiers. A movie that tells the stories of the young who fought for those they loved
 
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Alternative Names
Nakamura, Tōru 1965-

Nakamura, Touru.

Tôru Nakamura.

Tōru Nakamura acteur

Tōru Nakamura actor japonés

Tōru Nakamura aktor japonez

Tōru Nakamura Japanese actor

Tōru Nakamura japanischer Schauspieler

Tōru Nakamura Japanse acteur

Накамура, Тоору

تورو ناکامورا بازیگر ژاپنی

나카무라 도루

中村亨 1965-

仲村トオル 日本の俳優

仲村亨

仲村亨 1965-

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