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Kinji Fukasaku

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Kinji Fukasaku (3 July 1930 – 12 January 2003) was a Japanese film actor, screenwriter, and best known as a celebrated and innovative filmmaker. He was born in Mito, Ibaraki, Japan, and died in Tokyo, from prostate cancer. He is best known in the west for directing the Japanese portion of the Hollywood film Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970) and Battle Royale (2000). Description above from the Wikipedia article Kinji Fukasaku, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 3, 1930 In Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
7
First Appeared:
In the movie Proof of the Man 1977-10-08
Latest Project:
Movie Miwa: Looking for Black Lizard 2010-07-07
Known For
Poster of Miwa: Looking for Black Lizard
Poster of Yakuza Eiga, une histoire du cinéma yakuza
Poster of What's a Director?
Poster of Electric Yakuza, Go to Hell!
Filmography
Movie Miwa: Looking for Black Lizard Himself (archive footage) 2010-07-07
Movie Yakuza Eiga, une histoire du cinéma yakuza Himself 2009-02-12
Movie What's a Director? Unknown 2006-11-04
Movie Electric Yakuza, Go to Hell! Himself 2004-02-22
Movie The Making of Battle Royale: The Experience of 42 High School Students Unknown 2002-09-04
Movie The Mystery of Rampo Unknown 1995-05-27
Movie Proof of the Man Shibue, Assistant Lieutenant 1977-10-08