WorldCat Identities

Sanada, Hiroyuki 1960-

Overview
Works: 169 works in 404 publications in 7 languages and 11,047 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by Hiroyuki Sanada
The Wolverine by Hugh Jackman( Visual )
20 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, Wolverine becomes embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons
The last samurai by Edward Zwick( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 1,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tormented Civil War veteran Capt. Nathan Algren is coerced by a mercenary officer to train the Japanese Emperor's troops in the use of modern weaponry. Opposing this modernization are the samurai warriors who are holding fast to their traditions of honor, despite their strategic disadvantage. As a captive of the samurai leader, Algren learns, appreciates, and adopts the samurai code, switching sides for a climactic battle that will put everyone's honor to the ultimate test
47 ronin ( Visual )
20 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kai is an outcast who joins Oishi, the leader of 47 outcast samurai. Together they seek vengeance upon the treacherous overlord who killed their master and banished their kind. They embark upon a quest that challenges them with a series of trials that would destroy ordinary warriors
Rush hour 3 by Long Cheng( Visual )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 1,264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a Chinese criminal mastermind flees to Paris, there's only one culture-clashed, crime fighting duo for the job. Ready to raise cane in the city of lights, Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter get themselves caught in an explosive battle between French police, the Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. But, Lee and Carter manage to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
The railway man ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on an autobiography, this film tells the true story of Eric Lomax, a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering the psychological trauma of his wartime experiences, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Accompanied by his best friend, Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor, Japanese officer Takashi Nagase, from the prison camp, in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate
Sunshine by Danny Boyle( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the year 2057, the sun is dying and mankind faces extinction. Earth's last hope rests with a courageous crew of eight men and women on a mission to ignite the fading star with a massive nuclear weapon. Deep into their voyage, out of radio contact with Earth, their mission begins to unravel and they find themselves fighting not only for their lives, but for the future of us all
Ringu ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A mysterious video has been linked to a number of deaths, and when an inquisitive journalist finds the tape and views it herself, she sets in motion a chain of events that puts her own life in danger"--Container
Tasogare Seibei by Yōji Yamada( Visual )
13 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set during the Bakumatsu period (mid 19th century) a low-ranking samurai is forced to choose service over love
The city of your final destination ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After winning a grant, Omar Razaghi travels to the estate of the late Uruguayan author Jules Gund in order to convince his three executors to let him write an authorized biography
Wu ji ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in Chinese and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follow the journey and battle between a powerful duke, a military general, and a slave who fall in love with the same woman
Helix ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A thriller about a team of scientists thrust into a potentially life-or-death situation after being deployed to the Arctic to secretly investigate what could be a disease outbreak
The twilight samurai by Yōji Yamada( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the feudal Shogun period is unravelling in late 19th-century Japan, widowed, low-ranking samurai Seibei devotes his life not to the art of war but to his two children and ailing mother. Hopeful that true happiness may at last find him when his childhood love divorces her husband, Seibei instead succumbs to fate when he is forced to face a renowned enemy warrior in a life-or-death battle
Onmyōji by Yōjirō Takita( Visual )
3 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During the dark ages of demons and ghosts, the Heian Emperor relies upon the Imperial Order of the Onmyoji to protect the kingdom. However, as the birth of the emperor's heir approaches, political intrigue and jealousy will lead to the most dangerous of betrayals - from within the Onmyoji and the Emperor's family itself. It will be up to the most talented of the order to face his master and the dark magic that threatens to destroy them all
Wu ji The promise by Kaige Chen( Visual )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Chinese and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This action film is about the love and fight for a princess among the king, the duke and the slave
Legend of eight samurai by Kinji Fukasaku( Visual )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A princess and her band of eight samurai battle against a powerful witch and her army of warrior ghosts
The dagger of Kamui ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows Jiro, the holder of the dagger of Kamui, on his search for treasure and vengeance
Rush hour 3 film collection: Rush hour ; Rush hour 2 ; Rush hour 3 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rush hour 3: When a Chinese criminal flees to Paris Lee and Carter find themselves in the middle of a battle between the French police and the Triad gang
Rush hour collection Rush hour, Rush hour 2, Rush hour 3, Moneytalks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rush hour 3: When a Chinese criminal mastermind flees to Paris, there's only one culture-clashed, crime fighting duo for the job. Ready to raise cane in the city of lights, Chief Inspector Lee and Detective Carter get themselves caught in an explosive battle between French police, the Triad gang, an angry cabbie and two gorgeous femmes fatales. But, Lee and Carter manage to uncover the secret at the heart of the Triad syndicate
Ring by Hideo Nakata( Visual )
21 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un soir, seules à la maison, deux lycéennes se font peur en se racontant une mauvaise blague. Une étrange rumeur circule à propos d'une cassette vidéo qui, une fois visonnée, déclenche une terrible malédiction : une mort annoncée sept jours plus tard
Martial arts samurai pack ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Street fighter: Terry is hired by the Yakuza to kidnap an heiress to billions. When his employers balk at paying his fee, he offers himself to the heiress as protection
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.11 for Martial ar ... to 0.33 for Onmyōji ...)
Alternative Names
Sanada, Duke 1960-
Sanada, Harry 1960-
Sanada, Henry.
Sanada, Henry 1960-
Sanada, Hiroyuki 1960-
Shimosawa, Hiroyuki.
Shimosawa, Hiroyuki 1960-
サナダ, ヒロユキ 1960-
下沢, 広之
真田, 广之 1960-..
真田廣之 1960-
Languages
English (82)
Japanese (44)
Chinese (19)
French (8)
German (7)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
Covers