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Akira Kurosawa (1910–1998)

Writer | Director | Second Unit or Assistant Director

After training as a painter (he storyboards his films as full-scale paintings), Kurosawa entered the film industry in 1936 as an assistant director, eventually making his directorial debut with ... read full biography
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Mar 23, 1910 (died Sep 6, 1998) | 5' 11½" (1.82m)
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Past Television (7 titles) Episodes
Stray Dog (2013)
(TV Movie) - Writer (based on a script by) Writer (based on a script by)   See fewer
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2010)
(TV Series) - In Memory Of (1 episode, 2010) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2010)   See fewer
Bounty Hunters (Apr 2, 2010) Season 2, Episode 17 - In Memory Of In Memory Of   See fewer
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Samurai 7 (2004)
(TV Series) - Writer (film "Shichinin no samurai") (26 episodes, 2004) Writer (film "Shichinin no samurai") (26 episodes, 2004)   See fewer
The Era's End (Dec 25, 2004) Season 1, Episode 26 - Writer (film "Shichinin no samurai") Writer (film "Shichinin no samurai")   See fewer
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The 62nd Annual Academy Awards (1990)
(TV Special) - Himself - Honorary Award Recipient, Performer ("Happy Birthday to You") Himself - Honorary Award Recipient, Performer ("Happy Birthday to You")   See fewer
Fame (1986)
(TV Series) - Writer (based on the Japanese Daiei film "Rashomon" by) (1 episode, 1986) Writer (based on the Japanese Daiei film "Rashomon" by) (1 episode, 1986)   See fewer
The Incident (May 24, 1986) Season 5, Episode 24 - Writer (based on the Japanese Daiei film "Rashomon" by) Writer (based on the Japanese Daiei film "Rashomon" by)   See fewer
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Song of the Horse (1970)
(TV Movie) - Director Director   See fewer
Play of the Week (1960)
(TV Series) - Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1960) Writer (teleplay) (1 episode, 1960)   See fewer
Rashomon (Dec 12, 1960) Season 2, Episode 12 - Writer (teleplay) Writer (teleplay)   See fewer
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Nioh (2017)
(Video Game) - Writer (based on original material by) Writer (based on original material by)   See fewer
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