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Kurata, Yasuaki

Works: 69 works in 122 publications in 4 languages and 1,097 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Martial arts films  Action and adventure films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  History  Crime films  Gangster films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Yasuaki Kurata
God of war( Visual )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in Chinese and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the sixteenth century, pirates rule the Chinese coastline, pillaging the small villages and terrorizing the citizens. When maverick leader Commander Yu enlists the help of a sharp young general, they devise a plan to defeat the pirates. A violent clash of wit and weapons will decide who will rule the land in this sweeping historical epic from veteran action director Gordon Chan
Shinjuku incident by Dongsheng Er( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illegal immigrant Tietou loses his Chinese papers and can't return home. His fellow countrymen help him find illegal work. An incident causes Tietou to save the powerful Yakuza boss Toshinari Eguchi. The mobster offers him the job of boss over the Chinese illegal immigrants. However, his non-violent methods soon make him unpopular and he begins to lose control over his men which leads to a giant gang war
Legend of the fist : the return of Chen Zhen( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing the hero first portrayed by Bruce Lee in Fist of Fury, Donnie Yen reprises his role as legendary fighter Chen Zhen in this breakneck kung fu thriller set in Shanghai during its occupation by the Japanese in World War II
Zhonghua zhang fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chinese martial artist and his Japanese wife have contests to prove which culture's fighting skills are superior, and when the wife realizes she must return home to practice her skills he sends her a letter that is answered, in person, by several Japanese martial artists who challenge the Chinese man to prove his skills
Jing wu feng yun( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the height of the Warlord Era, China is being torn apart through internal conflict, allowing Japanese forces to gain a foothold in Northern Shanghai. Meanwhile, a celebrated Chinese hero returns to the mainland seven years after the fight that made him a myth, and assumes the identity of a caped crusader in order to expose the clandestine alliance between the Japanese and the mafia, and procure a vital assassination list
Martial arts samurai pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member 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
Bloodfight( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and French and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Years after retiring from the world of free fighting martial arts, a man returns to the deadly world of fighting after his best student is killed in the tournament
Ninja assassins 2 : four film collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The dreaded Ninjas return in four tales of action. Martial arts star Alexander Lo takes on the role of super Ninja when he goes up against the Yakuza and their hooded henchmen in Ninja: the battalion. Authentic and unseen techniques are revealed for the first time as a lady Ninja trained to seduce and kill her prey takes on a personal mission of revenge in the blood spattered epic, Ninja avenger. The shadow beings are called to take on a drug cartel in Ninja: extreme weapons. And watch the film that inspired the action for films such as Crouching tiger, hidden dragon and The matrix series, when Phoenix the Ninja gets loose
Fist of legend by Jiashang Chen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A martial arts student vows to settle the score when his teacher and mentor is murdered
Legend of seven monks( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For 1400 years, the spiritual guardians have watched over and defeated the evil spirits located in the Japanese mountains. The nearby Kikyo Temple is rumored to have been the home of these legendary guardians known as the "Blue seven dragons." Only two survivors of the long battle between good and evil remain, the martial monks Santoku and Genryu. Now the fate of the world must be decided once and for all in a final ferocious battle between the forces of good and evil."--Container
Kong shou dao = The empty hands( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Fist of legend( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A kung fu phenom living abroad returns home to avenge the death of his master and to save his martial arts school
The kings of Kung fu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloodfight: Bolo Yueng fights in the "arena of death" to face the former trainer of the fighter he killed in the Fighting championships. -- Monaco forever: An American jewel thief in Monaco encounters various characters while trying to set up a robbery in 1956 Monaco prior to the marriage of Grace Kelly to Prince Ranier. Jean Claude Van Damme appears briefly in this his film debut
Ninja in the deadly trap( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Chinese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninja in the deadly trap: During the Ming Dynasty, the Japanese Defense Minister dispatches a team of expert Ninjas to steal the valuable "Summary of Fighting Skills" manual used by the invincible Chinese warriors. Now the Ming General must enlist the help of a kung fu master and his three disciples to confront the Ninjas and prevent history from being altered. The wild panther: Foreign spies and guerrilla fighters clash in deadly Kung Fu combat when vital military secrets are at stake
Edge of fury( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A businessman must clear his name after he is arrested for dealing drugs
Samourais( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"500 years ago, the Fujiwara clan summoned the war demon Kodeni from Hell to destroy its enemies. But the clan paid the price with a deadly curse. A descendant of the clan, police inspector Fujimara is investigating the gruesome murder of a video game designer. He stumbles across a horrifying truth: the demon Kodeni is about to be reborn. Now, Fujimara can save mankind from destruction, but only with the terrible sacrifice of his daughter."--Container
So close by Cory Yuen( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer hackers demand ransom when they break into a computer system with a powerful and apparently unstoppable virus. A mysterious young woman quickly saves the business. She requests a meeting with the company's CEO and he ends up getting more than he bargained for. Lynn turns out to be a highly skilled assassin, who knocks off the CEO with the help of her younger sister Sue. Hong, a brilliant forensics expert, is hot on their trail, and the creeps who hired the girls decide to cover their tracks by killing them
Ji dao zhui zong = Zodiac killers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben, who comes to Japan for study, falls in love Tit Lan. Tit Lan's boyfriend Asano is killed by Japanese gangsters. Before his death, Asano gives evidence to Tit Lan. Tit Lan asks help from Ben, but both of them get in danger
The real Bruce Lee collection( Visual )

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

Edge of fury: A businessman who is jailed for drug trafficking in Bangkok. Out on bail, the man has only one chance at uncovering the truth by plunging into the danger and deception of the terrifying underworld
Chinese heroes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Chinese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of the Chinese and Japanese fighting styles are put to the test in this Shaw Brothers classic from legendary director Lau Kar - Leung (The 36th Chamber of Shaolin). Gordon Liu (Kill Bill films) stars as a martial arts student struggling to relate to his new Japanese wife. When a series of marital misunderstandings spirals into an international incident, hes forced to take on seven of Japans most powerful martial arts masters, each an expert in a different discipline, ranging from karate to samurai to ninjitsu
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Alternative Names
Cang Tian Bao Zhao 1946-....

Chong Tin Biu Chiu 1946-....

Kurata Shoji 1946-....

Kurata, Yasuaki.

Kurata, Yasuaki 1946-

Lo Bruce 1946-....

Tsang Tian 1946-....

Yasuaki, Kurata 1946-

Yasuaki Kurata comédien

Yasuaki Kurata Japanese judoka

Yasuaki Kurata Japans judoka

Yasuaki Kurata pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Ясуаки Курата

クラタ, ヤスアキ

クラタ, ヤスアキ 1946-