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Chiba, Sonny 1939-

Overview
Works: 200 works in 414 publications in 6 languages and 5,257 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Martial arts films  Crime films  Gangster films  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Samurai films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Production personnel, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sonny Chiba
Publications by Sonny Chiba
Most widely held works about Sonny Chiba
 
Most widely held works by Sonny Chiba
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
38 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,471 libraries worldwide
Vol. 1: Four years after taking a bullet in the head at her own wedding, The Bride emerges from a coma and decides it is time for payback with a vengeance. Having been gunned down by her former boss and his deadly squad of international assassins, it's a kill-or-be-killed fight she did not start but is determined to finish. -- Vol. 2: Completes the quest for revenge begun by The Bride. Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back and taking aim at the only two survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to the ultimate confrontation with her former master and the man who ordered her execution
Street fighter and, Return of the street fighter by Sonny Chiba( visu )
55 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Tina Long sets out to rescue her secret agent brother
Feng yun xiong ba tian xia = The stormriders by Weiqiang Liu( visu )
27 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Blending Chinese mythic storytelling with state-of-the-art digital effects, this film unleashes a colourful hyper-kinetic fantasy that stands head and shoulders above Hollywood's attempts at the genre. The film smashed the Hong Kong box office record for the best opening day ever, and went on to become the highest grossing Hong Kong film of 1998. Cantonese language with English subtitles. Widescreen
Martial arts masters ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Nine classic movies featuring Bruce Lee, Sonny Chiba, Sue Shiomi, and more
The bodyguard ( visu )
10 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
Japanese and New York City gangsters face off while a martial arts hero attempts to make sense of it all and stay alive
Kill Bill. Kill Bill ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Kill Bill Vol. 2: "Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back with a vengeance and taking aim at Budd and Elle Driver, the only survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to tthe ultimate confrontation with Bill, The Bride's former master and the man who ordered her execution!"--Container
The Bushido blade ( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 55 libraries worldwide
In 1854, Commodore Matthew Perry anchored his fleet in the shadow of Mount Fuji in Yokohama Bay. His arrival awoke Japan from a sleep of centuries. In a feudal society torn between those who wish to move into the modern world and the rebel clans sworn to the "old ways," Perry pushes for a treaty to open the country, which the Shogun agrees to sign. But before the signing can take place, a fanatical group of samurai abducts a gift from the Shogun intended for the U.S. President. It is a national treasure of sacred significance to the Japanese -- the great sword known as the Bushido Blade. The treaty cannot be signed until the blade is recovered. It is an urgent and dangerous quest
Furious 6 by Dwayne Johnson( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
2 fast 2 furious: Federal agents recruit the street racing ex-detective to help them catch an international drug lord
Kill Bill by Quentin Tarantino( visu )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and French and held by 43 libraries worldwide
'The Bride' was a member of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad, lead by her lover 'Bill.' Upon realizing she was pregnant with Bill's child, she decides to escape her life as a killer. She flees to Texas, where she meets a young man, and on the day of their wedding is gunned down by an angry and jealous Bill and other members of the Squad. Four years later, 'The Bride' wakes from a coma, and discovers her baby is gone. She decides to seek revenge upon the five people who destroyed her life and killed her baby
Legend of eight samurai ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"A princess and her band of eight samurai battle against a powerful witch and her army of warrior ghosts"--Container
Martial arts samurai pack ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in Undetermined and held by 39 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
Makai Tensho Samurai reincarnation ( visu )
9 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in Japanese and English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
An executed samurai and his evil lady return to earth to wreak havoc in the Shogunate
Yagyū ichizoku no inbō ( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Following the death of the Shogunate, it became evident that his death was no accident. He was poisoned because he wanted his eldest son to be heir to his throne. A war between the eldest and his younger brother erupts. Warriors take to each side swearing devotion to the prospective lords. The plot to pit brother against brother is secretly being controlled by the Yagu family, a group of warriors who have trained the Shogunate's family in the art of swordsmanship. A group of imperial nobles are also secretly pulling the strings of this plot, hoping to weaken the power of the Shogunate and restore power to the emperor
Shogun's ninja Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu ( visu )
8 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 30 libraries worldwide
In this martial arts film , two 16th-century ninja clans revisit their old rivalry when they compete to find an ancient dagger that contains the directions to a hidden cache of gold
The Sonny Chiba collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Collection of films starring Sonny Chiba
Jingi naki tatakai by Kinji Fukasaku( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Repeatedly beat to a pulp by gamblers, cops, and gangsters, lone wolf Shoji Yamanaka finally finds a home as a Muraoka family hit man and falls in love with boss Muraoka's niece. Meanwhile, the ambitions of mad dog Katsutoshi Otomo draws our series' hero Shozo Hirono into a new round of bloodshed, culminating with the tragic demise of the young Yamanka
Kill Bill. Kill Bill, volume 2 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Kill Bill Vol. 2: "Having already crossed two names from her Death List, The Bride is back with a vengeance and taking aim at Budd and Elle Driver, the only survivors from the squad of assassins who betrayed her four years earlier. It's all leading up to the ultimate confrontation with Bill, The Bride's former master and the man who ordered her execution!"--Container
Dragon princess ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
The king of karate and his Dragon Princess confront the blind master of 'The bloody blades.'
Sengoku jieitai G.I. Samurai ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Japanese soldiers are transported 400 years in the past, to Japan's feudal period, where rival samurai clans are battling to make their leader the supreme Shogun. The squad leader see this as a perfect opportunity to become ruler
Legend of the eight samurai by Kinji Fukasaku( visu )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Japanese and English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"A princess and her band of eight samurai battle against a powerful witch and her army of warrior ghosts"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Chiba Shin-Ichi 1939-....
Chiba, Shin'ichi.
Chiba Shinichi 1939-....
Chiba, Shinichi 1939- "Sonny"
Chiba, Shinichi, "Sonny" 1939-
Chiba, Shinnichi 1939-
Chiba, Sonny 1939-
Chiba Sony 1939-....
JJ Sani Chiba
JJ サニー チバ
JJサニー千葉
Sonny Chiba acteur
Sonny Chiba aktor japoński
Sonny Chiba attore e artista marziale giapponese
Sonny Chiba Japanese actor
Sonny Chiba japanischer Schauspieler
Sonny Chiba Japans acteur
Sonny Chiba japansk skådespelare
Sonny Chiba japansk skuespiller
Wachinaga, Rindo
Тиба, Синъити
سونی چیبا بازیگر ژاپنی
チバ, シンイチ 1939-
ワチナガ, リンドウ
千葉真一 1939-
和千永, 倫道
Languages
English (129)
Japanese (24)
Chinese (19)
Spanish (10)
French (4)
Multiple languages (1)
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