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Abe, Hiroshi 1964-

Overview
Works: 101 works in 245 publications in 6 languages and 2,400 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Horror films  Monster films  Science fiction films  Martial arts films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Film adaptations  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Director, Other
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Hiroshi Abe
 
Most widely held works by Hiroshi Abe
Aruitemo aruitemo by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

43 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every year, the Yokoyama clan gets together to honor the life of eldest son Junpei, drowned 15 years earlier while saving a man from drowning. Retired physician father Shohei still mourns, while his wife Toshiko has become a passive-aggressive domestic goddess, the two bicker continually. Surviving son Ryota has married at last-his new wife Yukari is a widow with a young son. Daughter Chinami and her car-salesman husband have their two kids in tow. The sound of a family not getting along is an international language. Amidst the bustle of chatter and cooking, and under the pressure of forced conviviality after long separations, this family reveals its dysfunctions, its secrets, and the complications and trials of its love
Umi yori mo mada fukaku = After the storm by Hiroshi Abe( Visual )

25 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Japanese and English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother (Kirin Kiki) and beautiful ex-wife (Yoko Make) seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son (Taiyo Yoshizawa) - until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again
Godzilla 2000( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A UFO reveals itself as an alien monster with awesome destructive powers. Godzilla, the alien monster, and the citizens of Japan battle for survival
Cho̜kkōlǣt = Chocolate by Jacques Torres( Visual )

16 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autistic daughter of a Japanese Yakuza and a Thai mafia hit woman learn to fight from watching TV and the fighters from the boxing school next door. When she finds a list of debtors in her ailing mother's diary, she decides to go on a violent quest to collect payment for the medical expenses. Her quest is a dangerous one that ultimately leads her to her father. Little does she know she is taking on various mob gangs
Jigyaku no uta by Liangjia Yetian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visually striking, dark comedy that follows Yukie Morita, a devoted wife, and Isao Hayama, her boorish, unemployed ex-gangster husband. Isao has an uncontrollable temper and everyone advises Yukie to leave him, but her love for him is unconditional because he was the one who initially saved her from her misery
Thermæ Romæ = Terumae Romae( Visual )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucius (Abe), an architect of spa baths for the Roman Empire, inadvertently travels through time and finds himself in a modern Japanese bathhouse. He takes elements of Japanese culture that he learns there back with him to Rome and is hugely successful, which leads the Emperor to command him to build a massive spa
Aruitemo aruitemo = Still walking by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La jaquette indique : "Une journée d'été à Yokohama. Une famille se retrouve pour commémorer la mort tragique du frère aîné. Rien n'a bougé dans la maison des parents, réconfortante comme le festin préparé par la mère pour ses enfants et petits-enfants. Pourtant, au fil des ans, chacun a imperceptiblement changé..."
Survive style 5+( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five separate comedies featuring eccentric characters and unreal situtations eventually intersect into a single larger narrative
Umi yori mo mada fukaku Po nevihti by Hirokazu Koreeda( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Japanese and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malgré un début de carrière d'écrivain prometteur, Ryota accumule les désillusions. Divorcé de Kyoko, il gaspille le peu d'argent que lui rapporte son travail de détective privé en jouant aux courses, jusqu'à ne plus pouvoir payer la pension alimentaire de son fils de 11 ans, Shingo. A présent, Ryota tente de regagner la confiance des siens et de se faire une place dans la vie de son fils. Cela semble bien mal parti jusqu'au jour où un typhon contraint toute la famille à passer une nuit ensemble
Aoi tori = The blue bird( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Japanese and Multiple languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A student named Noguchi is bullied at school and attemps to commit suicide. He stops coming to classes so his desk is removed from the classroom. On the first day of the next semester, a substitute teacher arrives to teach this boy's class and the students are very surprised that he stutters. Although this teacher, Murauchi, cannot speak smoothly, his words are sincere and he is can reach the students in a way others have not. His first instruction when he arrives is to direct the students is to put the Noguchi's desk back in the classroom
Baburu e go!! : taimu mashin wa doramushiki = Bubble fiction : boom or bust( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventor Mariko Tanaka, who works for Hitachi appliances accidentally re-engineers a washing machine for time travel. The Japanese government then convinces her to go back in time to prevent the collapse of the Japanese economy. However, when contact is lost when she goes back in time, the government then sends Isao Simokawaji, who works for the Finance Ministry's Emergency Response Bureau to convince Mariko's estranged daughter Mayumi, to go back in time to investigate
Aruitemo aruitemo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashioned as a tribute to his parents, the film depicts one day in the life of the Yokoyamas, gathered together for a celebratory ritual that only gradually makes itself clear. Rather than focus on big dramatic moments, Kore-eda relies on simple gestures and domestic routines (especially cooking) to evoke a family's entire life, its deep regrets and its daily joys
Hakkyosuru kuchibiru = Crazy lips( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her brother is accused of murdering four people, his sister, desperate to prove his innocence, goes to a psychic for help. The price they ask, however, is far more than she expected, and the answers they give her are nothing she could ever have imagined
Fushigi na misaki no monogatari by Masato Kato( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story set in a café situated along a small cape and run by an elderly woman named Etsuko and aided by her nephew Koji
Jigyaku no uta = Happily ever after( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visually striking, dark comedy that follows Yukie Morita, a devoted wife, and Isao Hayama, her boorish, unemployed ex-gangster husband. Isao has an uncontrollable temper and everyone advises Yukie to leave him, but her love for him is unconditional because he was the one who initially saved her from her misery
Baian the assassin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the day, Baian is the friendly and trusted village acupuncturist. At night, he becomes Baian, the Assassin! Using his acupuncture needles as weapons, he takes on deadly assignments, killing with an undeniable skill and precision."--Container
Hero by Yazhi Lingmu( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A highly-sensitive case, clouded in dark secrets, has the "Josai" branch of the Tokyo Prosecutor's Office vexed and bewildered. Kuryu and his ragtag team of attorneys must pull themselves together and litigate ... as if their lives depended on it. After serving brief legal stints in Okinawa, Hokkaido, and Yamaguchi, Kuryu is finally back in the Tokyo Prosecutor's Office "Josai" Branch. Kuryu finds himself prosecuting what seems to be an open-and-shut case of manslaughter. The defendant, who has fully admitted his guilt in the crime, suddenly pleads innocence the moment the trial begins. An uproar ensues as the case begins to twist and turn, hinting a something far bigger and sinister beneath the surface, and exposing Kuryu and his team to dangers he's never before experienced. Kuryu and colleague, Amermiya, are going to have to put their careers and their relationship at risk to get at the truth."--Http://www.encorefilms.com/hero.html
Saka no ue no kumo. supesharu dorama( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drama takes place during Meiji Period when Japan began undergoing modernizationand and portraits how the military officers and brothers, Akiyama Yoshifuru and Akiyama Saneyuki and the poet Masaoka Shiki carved out a path to a new era with their integrity. Part 2 depicts how Japan plunged into the Russo-Japan War
Gui ya chuang le mei su te ki na jin fu ri : Once in a blue moon by Xingxi Sangu( Visual )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young female lawyer with no successful records defends a husband who is tried for the murder of his wife. His only defense is that at the time of the murder he was pinned by a 400 year old samural ghost at an isolated hotel in a remote mountain side far away from the crime scene. After finding the ghost, the lawyer asks him to be the witness and tries to convince the judge and the prosecutor that the ghost really exists and his testimony is legitimate
Saka no ue no kumo. supesharu dorama( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drama takes place during Meiji Period when Japan began undergoing modernization and portrays how the military officers and brothers, Akiyama Yoshifuru and Akiyama Saneyuki, and the poet Masaoka Shiki carved out a path to a new era with their integrity
 
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Abe, Hiroshi.

Abe, Hiroshi 1964-

Abe, Hirosi

Hiroshi, Abe 1964

Hiroshi Abe attore e modello giapponese

Hiroshi Abe Japanese model and actor

Hiroshi Abe Japanisches Model und Schauspieler

Hiroshi Abe Japans acteur

Hiroshi Abe japoński aktor

Hiroshi Abe pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Абе Хіросі

Абэ, Хироси

هيروشي آبي

هیروشی آبه بازیگر و مدل ژاپنی

ฮิโระชิ อะเบะ

아베 히로시

아베 히로시 일본의 남자 배우

あべひろし 1964-

アベ, ヒロシ

アベ, ヒロシ 1964-

アベヒロシ 1964-

阿部寬

阿部寬 1964-

阿部寛 日本の俳優、モデル

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