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Tagawa, Cary-Hiroyuki

Overview
Works: 74 works in 170 publications in 5 languages and 9,111 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Biography  Science fiction films  Television adaptations  Biographical films  Epic films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications by  Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa Publications by Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Most widely held works by Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Hachi a dog's tale by Lasse Hallström ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heartwarming true story of a loyal dog named Hachiko. This very special friend would accompany his master to the train station everyday and return each afternoon to greet him after work. Even after his master passed away, he continued to return to the same spot at the station every day for the next nine years to wait for his beloved master. During his daily visits he touched many lives and taught the local people about love, compassion, and above all unyielding loyalty
Memoirs of a geisha by Rob Marshall ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1929, a poor fisherman sells his 9-year-old daughter to a geisha house in Kyoto. Chiyo will be an unpaid servant until it is determined if she is beautiful enough for apprenticeship, and the house's clientèle. Run by Mother, the ruling geisha is Hatsumomo, and little Pumpkin her only friend. Trained under strict discipline for a lifetime of entertaining and flattering wealthy men, Sayuri grows up lovely, accomplished, and the target of jealous rivals. Love is no part of this cloistered world, although geisha lore hints that even if they fall in love with clients--the operative word is client, and that love is never free
Elektra by Jennifer Garner ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After recovering from seemingly mortal wounds, Elektra has been resurrected by her old mentor, Stick, who is then unable to keep her from working as an assassin for hire. Only when she balks at her latest assignment - killing Mark Miller and his young daughter, Abby - does Elektra finally come to grips with her damaged psyche. By not doing the job assigned to her, the assignment falls to the minions of "The Hand," an Asian sect dominated by supernatural forces under the control of the evil Roshi. Now Elektra will be in the ultimate battle between good and evil - a battle that will either take her life in a new direction or destroy her for good
Mortal kombat by Paul Anderson ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summoned to a mysterious island, three martial arts warriors engage in the ultimate battle of good against evil--the supernatural tournament of Mortal Kombat
The art of war by Christian Duguay ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A special agent working for the United Nations unravels a scheme to disrupt a historic summit in China
The last emperor by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dramatic history of Aisin-Gioro "Henry" Pu Yi, who at the age of three became the last of the Emperors of China. Chronicles his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, as the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; and his exploitation by the invading Japanese as the ruler of Manchukuo from 1932 to 1945. He returned to public life in 1959, just another peasant worker in the People's Republic, and died as a gardener at the Botanical Gardens of Peking
Picture bride by Kayo Hatta ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and Japanese and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A beautiful Japanese young woman goes to Hawaii to marry a man she knows only through his picture. Although she is disappointed when he turns out to be older than his picture led her to believe, she finds that life in this new land is more exciting and satisfying than she expected
Rising sun by Philip Kaufman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Los Angeles cop is called in to investigate the murder of a prostitute in the boardroom of a Japanese-owned company, only to discover a "shadow world" of futuristic technology, ancient ways and confusing loyalties
American me by Edward James Olmos ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story, this is the story of a vicious Latino prison gang leader, doomed by his past to a life of harsh, unforgiving violence after his release from jail. He grows up in East Los Angeles, joins a street gang and is in prison while he is still of an age to be in high school. By the time he is back on the streets again, he is a skillful, educated criminal
Johnny Kapahala: back on board ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny returns to Hawaii to attend the wedding of his grandfather, the legendary Johnny Tsunami. But instead of catching a few waves while he's in town, Johnny's got his hands full keeping an eye on "Uncle Chris," the 12-year-old son of his grandfather's fianceþe. Through Chris, Johnny is introduced to the Dirt Devils, a local dirtboarding team. When the Dirt Devils wind up in direct competition with Grandpa's surf shop, it's up to Johnny and Chris to join forces and save the day
Tekken by Dwight H Little ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The year is 2039 and the world wars have destroyed everything and territories are run by corporations. The mightiest of which is Tekken. In the midst of the ruined society, one warrior rises from the streets. A young man with street smarts and raw fighting skills who is driven by nothing more than vengeance must defeat the world's most elite fighters in the greatest tournament ever known and become the 'King of Iron Fist'
47 ronin ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After a treacherous warlord kills their master and banishes their kind, 47 leaderless samurai vow to seek vengeance and reclaim their honor. This band of ronin must seek help from Kai ... an enslaved half-breed they once rejected--in their ultimate fight for redemption"--Container
Mortal kombat Mortal kombat : annihilation ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mortal kombat: Summoned to a mysterious island, three martial arts warriors engage in the ultimate battle of good against evil
Johnny Tsunami ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hawaiian-born Johnny Kapahaala finds himself in the cold mountains of Vermont where he finds it hard to fit in. He misses his friends, his grandfather and the surfing
Elektra director's cut ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After recovering from seemingly mortal wounds, Elektra has been resurrected by her old mentor, Stick, who is then unable to keep her from working as an assassin for hire. Only when she balks at her latest assignment - killing Mark Miller and his young daughter, Abby - does Elektra finally come to grips with her damaged psyche. By not doing the job assigned to her, the assignment falls to the minions of "The Hand," an Asian sect dominated by supernatural forces under the control of the evil Roshi. Now Elektra will be in the ultimate battle between good and evil - a battle that will either take her life in a new direction or destroy her for good
Planet of the apes by Franklin J Schaffner ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American astronaut crashes into a strange planet, where he finds intelligent apes have enslaved humans
Bodyguard a new beginning ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bodyguard working for a gangster is asked to guard a woman whose secrets threaten the entire criminal organization
Kickboxer 2 the road back ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since Tong Po couldn't defeat Kurt in the ring, he shot and killed him in cold blood. Now his brother David is out for revenge, and he'll get it in the ring
Black cobra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A man attempts to sell illegal black diamonds in order to pay for his father's pardon in South Africa
Danger zone ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mining engineer races to clear his name and save millions of lives
 
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Alternative Names
Tagawa Cary 1950-....
Languages
English (73)
French (3)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Japanese (1)
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