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Kō Nishimura

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kō Nishimura (西村 晃 Nishimura Kō, 25 January 1923–29 April 1997) was a Japanese actor who appeared in supporting roles in such films as Akira Kurosawa's The Bad Sleep Well and Yojimbo, Kihachi Okamoto's Sword of Doom, Yoshitaro Nomura's Zero Focus, and Kon Ichikawa's The Burmese Harp (where he was credited as Akira Nishimura). Description above from the Wikipedia article Kō Nishimura, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jan 25, 1923 In Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
151
First Appeared:
In the movie At the End of the Clouds 1953-06-09
Latest Project:
Movie Akira Kurosawa: It Is Wonderful to Create: The Bad Sleep Well 2002-10-25
Known For
Poster of Lady Snowblood
Poster of Shogun and His Mistress 2
Poster of Red Beard
Poster of High and Low
Filmography
Movie Akira Kurosawa: It Is Wonderful to Create: The Bad Sleep Well Interviewee (voice) 2002-10-25
Movie Free and Easy 4 Unknown 1991-12-23
Movie Seventeen Ninja Unknown 1990-01-01
Movie The Men Who Made Ultraman Eiji Tsuburaya 1989-03-21
Movie Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis Makoto Nishimura 1988-01-30
Movie Inuji ni seshi mono Unknown 1986-04-19
Movie Kukai Unknown 1984-04-13
Movie The Detective Senkichi Otsubo 1984-09-22
Movie Theater Of Life Unknown 1983-01-01
Movie A Hunter's Diary Kentaro Hatanaka 1983-03-26
Movie The Old Bear Hunter Heizo Sekiguchi 1982-01-25
Movie Sazen Tange and the Pot Worth a Million Ryo Unknown 1982-10-22
Movie Highschool Scramble Unknown 1982-12-18
Movie The Black Hood Unknown 1981-12-03
Movie The Claws of the Divine Beast Unknown 1980-06-20
Movie The Strangling Yasuzo Kariba 1979-06-02
Movie Down with The Big Boss Glass-Eating Mime 1979-03-24
Movie Nomugi Pass Unknown 1979-06-30
Movie Love and Faith Sojin Kamiya 1978-06-03
Movie The Incident Unknown 1978-06-03
Movie Japanese Godfather: Conclusion Shigetomi Katta 1978-09-09
Movie Lupin the Third: The Mystery of Mamo Mamo (voice) 1978-12-16
Movie Yakuza War: Japanese Godfather Kahe Shimabara 1977-01-22
Movie Love in the Mud Unknown 1977-07-29
Movie Hokuriku Proxy War Unknown 1977-02-26
Movie Manhunt Nagaoka Ryokai 1976-02-11
Movie Skyscraper Murder Case Unknown 1976-04-03
Movie New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 2: Head of the Boss Tokuji Owada 1975-11-01
Movie Under the Blossoming Cherry Trees Unknown 1975-05-31
Movie Without Complaint Unknown 1975-02-01
Movie Solar Eclipse Unknown 1975-09-06
Movie The Family Sentaro Watanuki 1974-01-26
Movie Hanzo the Razor: Who's Got the Gold? Magohei 'Snake' Ohnishi 1974-02-09
Movie The Rapacious Jailbreaker Unknown 1974-12-07
Movie Hanzo the Razor: The Snare Magobei "Snake" Onishi 1973-08-11
Movie Lady Snowblood Priest Dokai 1973-12-01
Movie Tsugaru Folksong Tamezo Tsukamoto 1973-12-20
Movie The Pirates of Buban Unknown 1972-01-01
Movie Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice Magobei 'Snake' Onishi 1972-12-30
Movie Play It Cool Kada 1970-05-01
Movie Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival Migi 1970-08-12
Movie Quick-draw Okatsu Makabe 1969-04-10
Movie Goyokin Unknown 1969-05-01
Movie Black Rose Mansion Ex-husband 1969-07-30
Movie Lady with Seven Faces Printer 1969-06-21
Movie One Two Punch Unknown 1969-08-09
Movie The Bride from Hades Banzou 1968-06-15
Movie Bad Reputation: The Notorious Men and Their Specialty Unknown 1968-01-13
Movie Snake Woman's Curse Yasuke 1968-07-12
Movie New Year Trip Unknown 1968-01-03
Movie Black Lizard Private Detective Keiji Matoba 1968-07-31
Movie Red Peony Gambler: Gambler's Obligation Unknown 1968-11-22
Movie Samaritan Zatoichi Sosuke Saruya 1968-12-28
Movie The Living Skeleton Nishizato 1968-11-09
Movie Classmates Hanada 1967-06-03
Movie Flower Cards Chivalry Unknown 1967-03-10
Movie Express Train Unknown 1967-06-03
Movie Samurai Wolf II Magobe 1967-05-13
Movie Zatoichi the Outlaw Uneshiro Suga 1967-08-12
Movie A Killer's Key Yasujiro Endo 1967-12-02
Movie Eleven Samurai Errant samurai Daijuro 1967-12-16
Movie Shogun and His Mistress 2 Itakura 1967-11-01
Movie The Sword of Doom Shichibei, Omatsu's 'uncle' 1966-02-25
Movie The Threat Kawanishi 1966-02-17
Movie The Pornographers Unknown 1966-03-12
Movie Seven Gamblers Unknown 1966-07-09
Movie Rub Out the Past Tanzo Koide 1966-08-26
Movie Rise Against the Sword Etanba 1966-11-25
Movie Sleepy Eyes of Death 5: Sword of Fire Tahei Narumiya 1965-01-12
Movie Tale of Ninja Duty Chisaka Hyobu 1965-02-25
Movie Lord Tokugawa Ieyasu Unknown 1965-01-03
Movie The Ghost of the Hunchback Baron Tominaga / The Hunchback 1965-01-01
Movie Red Beard Chief retainer 1965-04-03
Movie The Retreat from Kiska Staff Officer 1965-07-04
Movie The One-Eyed Ghost Unknown 1965-09-04
Movie Tale of Japanese Burglars Unknown 1965-05-01
Movie Warrior of the Wind Mizuno Izumi 1964-01-15
Movie An Impudent Man Unknown 1964-01-15
Movie Intentions of Murder Koichi Takahashi 1964-06-28
Movie Giant Rumble Unknown 1964-09-05
Movie Cruel Story of the Shogunate's Downfall Unknown 1964-12-12
Movie The Scarlet Camellia Sakichi 1964-11-21
Movie The Spying Sorceress Unknown 1964-12-12
Movie The Glamorous Ghost Hiroshi Asami 1964-10-03
Series Life of a Flower Tada Ichiro 1963-04-07
Movie High and Low Third Creditor 1963-03-01
Movie Bad Reputation of the Big Three Unknown 1963-01-03
Movie Bushido: The Cruel Code of the Samurai Yamaoka 1963-04-28
Movie Pressure of Guilt Unknown 1963-02-17
Movie Tale of Army Brutality Kameoka, Zenji 1963-06-14
Movie The Thirteen Assassins Kujuro Hirayama 1963-12-07
Movie Doggie March Killer (voice) 1963-12-21
Movie Kyu-chan, Draw Your Sword Unknown 1963-08-31
Movie Bamboo Doll of Echizen Chubei 1963-10-05
Movie A Prisoner in Search of Daughter Unknown 1963-08-27
Movie The Maid Story Unknown 1963-06-16
Movie Gorath Murata - Secretary of Space 1962-03-21
Movie Woman of Design Unknown 1962-01-28
Movie The Temple of Wild Geese Mokudô Kida 1962-01-21
Movie Tokyo Bay Noboru Sumikawa 1962-05-27
Movie Four Sisters Michiharu Mitsumine 1962-07-01
Movie Ninja, a Band of Assassins Kizaru 1962-12-01
Movie Akitsu Springs Unknown 1962-06-15
Movie Chibusa o daku musume tachi Unknown 1962-10-07
Movie Gang vs. Gang Unknown 1962-07-13
Movie Yojimbo Kuma 1961-04-25
Movie Blind Devotion Denroku 1961-03-08
Movie Killers on Parade Sai 1961-02-19
Movie Pigs and Battleships Yajima 1961-01-21
Movie Zero Focus Sotaro Uhara 1961-03-19
Movie Tale of a Company Boss Unknown 1961-05-21
Movie Tale of a Company Boss 3 Hanada 1961-11-01
Movie Snow in the South Seas Unknown 1961-09-29
Movie A Man in Red Unknown 1961-09-12
Movie Refresher Course for Wives Unknown 1961-08-13
Movie Ryuji, the Gun Slinger Unknown 1960-02-14
Movie The Devil's Sigh Unknown 1960-01-09
Movie Intimidation Matakichi Nakaike 1960-03-23
Movie The Lost Alibi Okudaira 1960-03-13
Movie The Sleeping Beast Within Unknown 1960-04-09
Movie The Angry Sea Unknown 1960-10-16
Movie The Bad Sleep Well Contract Officer Shirai 1960-09-15
Movie Wait for Tomorrow Uno 1960-10-26
Movie The Song of the Cart Unknown 1959-02-11
Movie Umi wa kurutte iru Unknown 1959-05-09
Movie Farewell to Southern Tosa Unknown 1959-08-02
Movie My Second Brother Goro Mitamura 1959-10-28
Movie The Seasons of Love Reporter 1958-06-10
Movie The Girl from Osaka Unknown 1958-06-01
Movie Stolen Desire Kanji Takada 1958-05-20
Movie Breasts and Bullets Unknown 1958-01-29
Movie Nishi Ginza Station Unknown 1958-07-29
Movie Asu o kakeru otoko Unknown 1958-09-02
Movie Crimson Wings Tetsuji Mizutani 1958-12-28
Movie Endless Desire Pharmacist 1958-11-18
Movie A Sun-Tribe Myth from the Bakumatsu Era Kiyami no Shinko 1957-07-14
Movie Who's The Real Killer Unknown 1957-07-03
Movie The Temptress and the Monk Peasant 1957-08-14
Movie Nikutai no hankō Unknown 1957-05-08
Movie Harbor Rats Unknown 1957-08-21
Movie The Flesh Is Weak Acupressurist 1957-10-29
Movie The Eagle and the Hawk Hikobei 1957-09-29
Movie Fountainhead (uncredited) 1956-02-26
Movie The Burmese Harp Baba 1956-01-21
Movie Meiken monogatari Unknown 1956-06-19
Movie Excursion to Treasure Isle Unknown 1956-07-20
Movie Nikoyon monogatari Unknown 1956-09-11
Movie Frankie the Milkman Tax Collector 1956-12-05
Movie The Street Without Sun Extraordinary detective 1954-06-24
Movie A Billionaire Unknown 1954-11-22
Movie At the End of the Clouds Unknown 1953-06-09