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Higuchi, Kanako

Overview
Works: 38 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 444 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Dystopian films  Action and adventure films  Apocalyptic films  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Action and adventure television programs  Television programs  History 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kanako Higuchi
Casshern( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the late 21st century, Earth is in crisis and the future of mankind is at risk. Hope lies in a geneticist's discovery of a "Neo-Cell" which can rejuvenate the human body, but it is used by an evil corporation to create a race of mutants bent on the annihilation of humanity. A powerful warrior, Casshern, emerges in the battle against this new menace. Only he can save the human race as it fights an ultimate war against its own extinction
Rōningai by Yitailang Shanshang( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of ronin on the outskirts of Edo in the last of the samurai era. These masterless samurai have taken to drunkenness and debauchery with the local prostitutes. They can regain their honor when renegade samurai invade the area to kill the prostitutes. This project was undertaken in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the death of Shozo Makino, the 'father of the Japanese cinema
Zatoichi : the blind swordsman by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shintaro Katsu's Zatoichi is a blood-stained epic that shows the frailites of a man at odds with the Bushido Code
Achille et la tortue by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machisu, un peintre âgé de 50 ans, na toujours pas vendu une toile mais croit toujours en son art ... Une réflexion autobiographique sur la vie d'artiste, une fable burlesque et subtile
Akiresu to kame( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Machisu, who was born into a wealthy family, but had lost his parents as a child is a lonely, poor painter. He meets a woman named Sachiko and they fall in love
Ashita no kioku = Memories of tomorrow by Xingyan Ti( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Amidadō-dayori( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highly specialized doctor Michiko (Kanako Higuchi) finds herself seized with panic attacks. She and her husband, Takao (Akira Terao), decide to leave behind their stressful lives in Tokyo for a simpler life in the small farming village of Shinshū. After meeting several sick people in the community, Michiko sets up a medical center and gradually heals herself in the process. However, many of the townspeople refuse medical treatment, preferring to let nature take its course. The conclusion involves an annual celebration suggesting the couple's acceptance in the community
Rōningai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of ronin and prostitutes in 19th century Japan
Atsuhime by Tomiko Miyao( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographical drama of Atsuhime who became the wife of Tokugawa Iesada, the 13th shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate
Otoko wa tsurai yo( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tora-san meets the granddaughter of an old woman he has befriended, and then helps the girl and her boyfriend get together
Hokusai manga( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film recounts the story of a world-famous ukiyoe artist, Hokusai as well as his relationships with women and his erotic ukiyoe prints
Kagerō( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Female gambling expert Orin Jojima plans to take back her brother's restuarent at a large gambling party
Ai o tsumu hito( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Atsushi was a dedicated and serious worker for all of his adult life. Now retired to the northern territory of Hokkaido with his wife Ryoko, Atsushi is at a loss with what to do with all the time on his hands. As Atsushi busies himself with erecting a stone gate to surround their new home, a local lad is recruited to help, the couple's reconciling daughter comes to visit and Ryoko holds a secret close to her bosom."--IMDb, September, 11, 2017
Kagero by Hideo Gosha( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman gambler attempts to win back her adopted parents' restaurant from thugs
Torajirō ren'aijuku( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tora-san is acquainted with an old lady in Kyūshū, but she soon passes away. At the funeral, Tora-san meets the old lady's granddaughter, Wakaba, who had just made her way from Tokyo. Back in Tokyo, Tora-san gives advice to a young man named Hirata who has fallen in love with Wakaba
Manji( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tanizaki Junichirō's erotic story of the tangled affairs of a husband and wife and young girl
Mizu no twamure : Takenaka Naoto no Kai kōen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videorecordings of a play by Iwamatsu Ryō, originally performed at Honda Gekijō in 1998, and broadcast on NHK/BS2 in 1999. Also includes the interviews with Iwamatsu Ryō originally broadcast on NHK/BS2 in 1998 and interviews with Takenaka Naoto originally broadcast on NHK/BS2 in 2000
Higuchi Kanako no kimonomawari by Eriko Seino( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Casshern : the robot hunter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entire planet was divided between two opposing alliances. After fifty years of bitter warfare, the Greater Eastern Federation triumphs over the forces of Europa and gains dominion over the Eurasian continent. However, this is an empty victory. Years of chemical, biological and nuclear war have poisoned the land and left an exhausted population at the mercy of every pestilence and newly-mutated disease. It seems that there's little hope for humanity's future. Debate rages over the chances of finding some way to stave off the seemingly-inevitable decline of civilization
Water fruit by Kishin Shinoyama( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Higuchi, Kanako 1958-

Higuti, Kanako 1958-

Kanako Higuchi

Kanako Higuchi actrice japonaise

Kanako Higuchi actriz japonesa

Kanako Higuchi Japanese actress

Kanako Higuchi Japans actrice

Kanako Higuchi pemeran perempuan asal Jepang

Kanako Higučiová japonská herečka

Хигути, Канако

کاناکو هیگوچی بازیگر ژاپنی

ヒグチ, カナコ 1958-

樋口可南子, 1958-

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