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上田吉二郎 1904-1972

Overview
Works: 27 works in 45 publications in 6 languages and 2,124 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Legal films  History  Action and adventure films  Swashbuckler films  Science fiction films  Monster films  Samurai films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about 上田吉二郎
Publications by 上田吉二郎
Publications by 上田吉二郎, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about 上田吉二郎
 
Most widely held works by 上田吉二郎
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
13 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,755 libraries worldwide
Through the use of flashbacks, the film reveals the complexities of human nature as four people record different versions of the story of a man's murder and the rape of his wife
Ikimono no kiroku = I live in fear by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Presents an elderly, stubborn businessman, so fearful of a nuclear attack that he resolves to move his reluctant family to South America. Kurosawa depicts a society emerging from the shadows but still terrorized by memories of the past and anxieties for the future
Shūbun = Sukyandaru ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Portrayal of a sensitive young artist who is dragged through the mud by a tabloid entertainment magazine after an innocent encounter with a pop singer and decides to sue
Zatoichi ( visu )
3 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 65 libraries worldwide
The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Return of the giant monsters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
In "Return of the giant monsters," the saga of Gamera continues as he battles Gaos, a giant vampire bat that survives on human blood
Gamera : legacy collection 1965-1999 ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Gamera vs. Zigra: Space aliens arrive on Earth with their giant shark and intend to take over the planet but they must first destroy Gamera
Gamera vs. Gyaos ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Gamera vs. space monster Viras: Aliens from the planet Viras attempt to conquer the Earth. They take two boys hostage in an attempt to use Gamera to destroy the Earth. But the boys escape, and Gamera attacks the aliens' spaceship. The aliens become the space monster Viras and fight with Gamera for revenge
Zatoichi ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
The Adventures of a blind man = Zatōichi sekishoyaburi ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in Japanese and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Always a champion of the weak, Zatoichi and his deadly cane sword are again caught-up in a web of intrigue, bloody sword fights and death. This time, Zatoichi, the blind masseur and swordsman, discovers crimes of murder, extortion and terror in Kasama Town, and sets out to right the wrongs and punish the gangsters who hold the townspeople in terror
Gamera : war of the monsters collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Gamera vs. Monster X: Archaeologists accidentally release Jiger, the massive walking arsenal, from her island tomb. This ancient devil-beast can spit a flesh-stripping laser beam from her mouth and inject parasitic larva from a stinger on her tail! Has Gamera finally met his match?
Gamera vs. Gyaos ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 9 libraries worldwide
A gigantic bat emerges from a volcano to terrorize Japan and only one thing can stop it: Gamera!
Gamera ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Gamera : the giant monster: The first entry of this Sci-Fi epic takes place midst the peak of the Cold War, as conflict between the East and West transforms into a nuclear disaster! This atomic explosion releases more than massive radiation, it awakens an ancient and long-forgotten legend of -- Gamera!
Gamera vs. Gaos ; Gammera the Invincible ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Gamera vs. Gaos: "A gigantic bat emerges from a volcano to terrorize Japan and only one thing can stop it ... Gamera!"--Container
Zatoichi ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in Japanese and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Marai no tora by Masato Koga( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Rasemon ( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Gamera contra Gaos : el terror de la noche = Gamera Vs. Gyaos ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Luo men sheng by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
The murder of a man and the rape of his wife in a forest grove, seen from four different perspectives. Akira Kurosawa's meditation on the nature of "truth" transformed narrative cinema as we know it
Rashomon by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Kurosawa fue conocido internacionalmente con motivo de la obtención del León de Oro en el Festival de Venecia de 1951 con su película Rashomon, la cual, posteriormente, obtendría el Oscar a la mejor película de habla no inglesa. De esta forma, el cine japonés se hacía un lugar en el mundo y descubría la obra de otras personalidades sin las cuales sería muy difícil entender el arte cinematográfico
Gamera vs. Gyaos Gamera vs. Viras ( visu )
1 edition published in 1968 in Japanese and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Kichijirō Ueda Japanese actor
Mori, Sadao 1904-1972
Ueda, Kichijirō
Ueda, Kichijiro 1904-1972
Ueda, Yoshijirō 1904-1972
Уэда, Китидзиро
ウエダ, キチジロウ 1904-1972
上田吉二郎 1904-1972
Languages
Japanese (28)
English (5)
German (2)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
Russian (1)
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