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Sano, Shirō 1955-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 126 publications in 5 languages and 1,537 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Children's films  Horror films  Monster films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Contributor, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Shirō Sano
 
Most widely held works by Shirō Sano
The sun by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the events leading up to Emperor Hirohito's momentous speech, the historic renunciation of his divine status, and his meetings with General Douglas MacArthur, the commander-in-chief of the occupying American forces, who advises his own president not to declare the Japanese leader a war criminal
Godzilla 2000( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king of all monsters is back and bigger than ever when a UFO reveals itself as a massive alien monster with awesome destructive powers
My way by Robert A. M Stern( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Korean and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by a true story. Jun Shik works for Tatsuo's grandfather's farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, but he has a dream to participate in Tokyo Olympics as a marathon runner. Tatsuo also aims to become a marathon runner, so the two are in rivalry. But war breaks out and they both are forced to enlist in the army. Tatsuo becomes the head of defense in Jun Shik's unit and he devises a scheme but fails. Jun Shik and Tatsuo are captured by the Soviets. They run away but soon are captured by Germans and forced to separate. In 1944, they meet again at the shores of Normandy
Violent Cop by Takeshi Kitano( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Azuma is a Dirty-Harry style rogue cop who often uses violence and unethical methods to get results. While investigating a series of drug-related homicides, Azuma discovers that his friend and colleague, Iwaki is supplying drugs from within the police force. After Iwaki is murdered and Azuma's sister is kidnapped, he breaks all the rules to dish out his particular form of justice
The most terrible time in my life( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Maiku Hama navigates the Yokohama underworld with super cool threads and two-fisted street smarts. But when he comes to the aid of a Taiwanese waiter at a local parlor, the unflappable Hama has no idea what he's in for. Though seemingly a luckless immigrant on the threshold of Yokohama's gutter, Hama's client holds the secret to a ferocious gangland revenge triangle that soon has bullets, fists, and severed fingers flying
Harukana jidai no kaidan o = The stairway to the distant past( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Broke, his vintage Nash convertible repossessed, private eye Mike Hama is reduced to combing the mean streets of the Yokohama waterfront on a borrowed bicycle. But when Lily, a beautiful stripper from out of Hama's past, returns to town, the fuse is lit on a criminal powder keg set to blow the lid off the Yokohama underworld. Hama's search for his long lost parents soon has him up to his neck in a simmering conspiracy pitting corrupt politicians, local Yakuza gangsters and the Taiwanese mafia against the mysterious "Man in White." Forced to admit the truth of his past to both himself and his plucky kid sister, Hama now must discover whether private eyes are born or made--if he can just keep from getting killed first"--Container
The Princess Blade = Shurayuki Hime by Shinsuke Satō( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En una tierra apartada del mundo, Yuki, asesina adiestrada por los dirigentes de la policía secreta, y Takashi, mago informático que trabaja para las fuerzas rebeldes que se les oponen, descubren que ha sido traicionados por sus líderes
Kōshōnin = The negotiator( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese police headquarters introduces a "Negotiator System" to deal with hostage situations in Japan. Two of the negotiators, Shuhei Ishida and Maiko Tono, had once been partners until people started suspecting an affair. Maiko was removed from her position and the powerhouse duo was split up. However, a hostage crisis arises involving Ishida's wife and child which drives Ishida to ask Maiko to work with him once again as a negotiator on a case that he is too involved in emotionally to do on his own
Godzilla( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sono otoko kyōbo ni tsuki( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Azuma is a Dirty-Harry style rogue cop who often uses violence and unethical methods to get results. While investigating a series of drug-related homicides, Azuma discovers that his friend and colleague, Iwaki is supplying drugs from within the police force. After Iwaki is murdered and Azuma's sister is kidnapped, he breaks all the rules to dish out his particular form of justice
Tomorrow by Caroline Durieux( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daily life of a family in Nagasaki in the summer of 1945, shortly beore the atomic bomb was dropped, is portrayed with warmth and insight
Itai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set in Kamaishi, Iwate, following the 2011 Thoku earthquake and tsunami, Aiba (played by Toshiyuki Nishida) is a retired funeral-home employee who volunteers to assist in the task of preparing bodies at a temporary morgue set up in a school gymnasium."--Wikipedia
The trap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In love for the first time, cases booked solidly for months and a brand new fax machine prodding his office into the nineties, down-on-his-luck private eye Maiku "Mike" Hama has the world on a string at last. Or does he? In The trap, things are not what they seem. When a hooded stranger appears in his office with the cryptic challenge "I want you to look for me," Hama is drawn into a string of bizarre serial murders that have Yokohama's police baffled and the city terrified"--Container
Hideki : shiryō no wana II( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aki, a young female projectionist, is haunted by a childlike ghost. Perhaps driven by insanity from a former abortion, she goes on a killing spree, gutting young women and removing their stomaches unconsciously. Her girlfriend Emi is a TV news reporter covering their horrible mutilations. Emi introduces her to Kurahashi, a married man with a haunted past. Everyone involved has a dark secret and something evil is taking control of them
Sharaku = Sharaku by Masahiro Shinoda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1791, after losing the services of Kitagawa Utamaro, the most popular ukiyoe artist of the day, Tsutaya Jūsaburō, a famous print publisher in Yoshiwara, began searching for a new artist who would outshine Utamaro. Three years later, Tsutaya began selling a new style of Kabuki actors' portraits, created by a mysterious artist named Tōshūsai Sharaku
Hayabusa by Hiroshi Shirasaki( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2003, JAXA launches its spacecraft Hayabusa into space. Its mission is to collect samples from a near Earth asteroid named 25143 Itokawa. Hayabusa is scheduled to make contact with the asteroid in November 2005. As the spacecraft approaches its rendezvous date with the asteroid, problems arise for the JAXA staff back on Earth
Chīmu Bachisuta no eikō( Visual )

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

Solntse = The sun( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emperor Hirohito of Japan in 1945 must decide whether to accept the terms offered by Gen. Douglas MacArthur, including renouncing his divine status
Eiga kantokutte nanda!( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film made as a part of the project to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Directors Guild of Japan, featuring approx. 200 directors. The main topic of this film is the copyright/ownership of the movie
Kōryū hen'atsuki by Shirō Sano( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1927 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Sano, Shiro

Sano, Shiro 1955-

Sano, Sirō

Sano, Siro 1955-

Shiro Sano

Shiro Sano attore e regista giapponese

Shirō Sano Japanese actor, film director

Shirō Sano japanischer Schauspieler

Shirô Sano Japans acteur

Shirō Sano pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Сано, Сиро

사노 시로

サノ, シロウ

サノ, シロウ 1955-

佐野史郎 1955-

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