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Sachio Sakai

Real name: Yukio Abe. Born September 8, 1925, as the son of an electrician in Tokyo. Graduated from Tokyo City Asakusa Technical College. Passed the 1st Toho New Face exam and joined Toho. It is in sync with Toshiro Mifune and Hajime Izu. Debuted in 1947 with Kurosawa's "One Wonderful Sunday". Later appeared as a regular in the many Toho movies. It was nicknamed "Boo-chan" by the studio associates.

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Sep 8, 1925 In Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie One Wonderful Sunday 1947-07-01
Latest Project:
Movie Rhapsody in August 1991-05-25
Known For
Poster of Konto 55: Mankind's Weaknesses
Poster of Yojimbo
Poster of Throne of Blood
Poster of Ikiru
Movie Rhapsody in August Mourner 1991-05-25
Movie Zatoichi 1989-02-04
Movie Secret Agreement: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Secret Leak Incident Unknown 1988-06-11
Movie At This Late Date, the Charleston Communications Minister 1981-12-19
Movie Blood Type: Blue Unknown 1978-11-23
Movie Outlaw Cop 1976-02-04
Movie Hangyaku no Tabi 1976-09-04
Movie Battle Cry Nimaibashi Roh Wasuke 1975-03-14
Movie Lupin the Third: Strange Psychokinetic Strategy Unknown 1974-08-03
Movie The Battle of Okinawa 1971-08-14
Movie The Vampire Doll Taxi Driver 1970-07-04
Movie Space Amoeba The Editor (uncredited) 1970-08-01
Movie Bonds of Love Miyata 1969-02-15
Movie Konto 55: Mankind's Weaknesses 1969-08-13
Movie All Monsters Attack Bank Robber Senbayashi 1969-12-20
Movie Konto 55: Grandson of a Ninja 1969-10-10
Movie Golden Eyes Middle-aged Japanese 1968-03-16
Movie The Killing Bottle Secret Police Officer Shimada 1967-02-11
Movie King Kong Escapes Henchman 1967-07-22
Movie Adventure in Kigan Castle Guide 1966-04-28
Movie What's Up, Tiger Lily? Hoodlum 1966-11-02
Movie Rise Against the Sword Shigeju 1966-11-25
Movie President Ninpocho 1965-01-03
Movie The Retreat from Kiska Kojima 1965-07-04
Movie Ironfinger Unknown 1965-12-05
Movie Key of Keys Inagawa 1965-10-22
Movie Whirlwind Unknown 1964-07-26
Movie Legacy of the 500,000 Igarashi, Keigo Gunji's driver 1963-04-18
Movie The Young Ace in Hawaii 赤塚 1963-08-11
Movie Pride of the Campus Hiroshi 1962-02-10
Movie Sanjuro Samurai 1962-01-01
Movie The Weed of Crime Unknown 1962-12-08
Movie Ominous Star Gorath Physician 1962-03-21
Movie King Kong vs. Godzilla Obayashi 1962-08-11
Movie 47 Ronin 1962-11-03
Movie Operation Enemy Fort Unknown 1962-10-20
Movie Daredevil in the Castle Kai Hayami 1961-01-03
Movie Big Shots Die at Dawn Unknown 1961-04-09
Movie Blueprint of Murder 1961-01-03
Movie Yojimbo First Foot Soldier 1961-04-25
Movie A Man in Red 1961-09-12
Movie The Gambling Samurai Tamazo 1960-03-28
Movie The Secret of the Telegian Taki 1960-04-10
Movie The Dangerous Kiss 1960-06-26
Movie Westward Desperado 1960-10-30
Movie The Story of Iron Arm Inao Sadayuki Inao 1959-03-21
Movie Samurai Saga (uncredited) 1959-04-28
Movie The Big Boss 1959-01-15
Movie Saga of the Vagabonds 1959-08-09
Movie Desperado Outpost 1959-10-06
Movie The Hotelman's Holiday 1958-07-12
Movie Song for a Bride 1958-02-11
Movie All About Marriage Koichiro Doi 1958-05-26
Movie Half Human: The Story of the Abominable Snowman Third Skier 1958-12-01
Movie The Hidden Fortress Captured foot soldier (uncredited) 1958-12-28
Movie Throne of Blood Washizu samurai 1957-01-15
Movie The Paradise Island Story 1957-01-29
Movie Sazae-san Sequel 1957-04-09
Movie Sudden Rain Tada 1956-01-14
Movie Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island Matahachi Honiden (uncredited) 1956-01-03
Movie The Underworld Unknown 1956-02-26
Movie Godzilla, King of the Monsters! Hagiwara 1956-04-27
Movie A Man Among Men Onuki 1955-01-03
Movie Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple Matahachi Honiden (uncredited) 1955-07-12
Movie Half Human Nakata 1955-08-14
Movie Jirocho's New Year Unknown 1954-01-03
Movie Seven Samurai Coolie #2 1954-04-26
Movie Godzilla Newspaper Reporter Hagiwara 1954-11-03
Movie Last of the Wild Ones 1954-06-08
Movie The Last Embrace 1953-03-11
Movie Jirocho Begins His Roving Life 1953-01-09
Movie Girls in the Orchard Unknown 1953-09-15
Movie Eagle of the Pacific (uncredited) 1953-10-20
Movie Vendetta of a Samurai 1952-01-03
Movie Ikiru Yakuza (uncredited) 1952-10-09
Movie Young People 1952-07-08
Movie The Man Who Came to Port (uncredited) 1952-11-27
Movie The Woman Who Touched the Legs 1952-11-02
Movie Elegy 1951-02-22
Movie Drunken Angel Guitar Player 1948-04-27
Movie One Wonderful Sunday Shady Ticket Man 1947-07-01