Nenji Kobayashi

Nenji Kobayashi Trailers

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Nenji Kobayashi (born February 7, 1943) is a Japanese actor. He won the award for best supporting actor at the 23rd Japan Academy Prize for Poppoya.

Most Popular Nenji Kobayashi Trailers

Total trailers found: 71

The Twilight Samurai Trailer (2002)

02 November 2002

Seibei Iguchi leads a difficult life as a low ranking samurai at the turn of the nineteenth century. A widower with a meager income, Seibei struggles to take care of his two daughters and senile mother.

Impossibility Defense Trailer (2018)

01 February 2018

At a certain park, there is a mysterious man, who has red eyes and a black suit, that people can go to and request him to kill someone.

The Ballad of Narayama Trailer (1983)

29 April 1983

In a small village in a valley everyone who reaches the age of 70 must leave the village and go to a certain mountain top to die.

What a Wonderful Family! 2 Trailer (2017)

20 April 2017

Several years after Shuzo settled his wife’s birthday-surprise divorce proposal (What a Wonderful Family, 40th), the Hirata family faces new problems.

Love and Honor Trailer (2006)

01 December 2006

A look at the relationship between a young blind samurai (Kimura) and his wife, who will make a sacrifice in order to defend her husband's honor.

Café Lumière Trailer (2004)

01 September 2004

Making her way through life by forming superficial relationships, Yoko (Japanese pop idol Yo Hitoto) keeps everyone at arm's length, whether it's her father (Nanji Kobayashi) and stepmother (Kimiko Yo) or Hajime (Tadanobu Asano), the owner of a small bookstore who could be the father of her unborn child.

Bound for the Fields, the Mountains, and the Seacoast Trailer (1986)

04 October 1986

During the fervently nationalist months leading up to World War II, a rebellious teenager is transferred to a new primary school in a small Inland Sea town.

Tokyo Family Trailer (2013)

18 January 2013

In this film director Yoji Yamada bows down before his teacher and role model. Yamada was assistant director on Yazujirō Ozu’s Tōkyō monogatari, a moving family portrait set after the Second World War.

What a Wonderful Family! Trailer (2016)

16 March 2016

A husband (Isao Hashizume) and wife (Kazuko Yoshiyuki) have been married for 50 years. For her birthday, the husband asks the wife what she wants for her birthday present.

Under the Flag of the Rising Sun Trailer (1972)

12 March 1972

A war widow determined to clear the name of her disgraced husband, who was court-martialed for desertion and executed.

Railroad Man Trailer (1999)

05 June 1999

A railway stationmaster at a dying end-of-the-line village in Hokkaido is haunted by memories of his dead wife and daughter.

Torn Priestess Trailer (1977)

08 April 1977

A woman on the run is raped, rescued, then raped again. Escaping, she heads for the hills and finds safe haven at a convent.

The Shogun's Samurai Trailer (1978)

21 January 1978

Following the death of the second Tokugawa shogun, it is revealed that he was poisoned by retainers of his son Iemitsu in hopes of gaining him the shogunate despite the stammer and birthmark which undermine his respect.

Tsubaki Sanjûrô Trailer (2007)

01 December 2007

"Tsubaki Sanjuro" is a remake of Sanjuro (1962) by Akira Kurosawa. Sanjuro returns with sharper, faster, subtler sword, talking and perception.

Nagasaki: Memories of My Son Trailer (2015)

12 December 2015

Nobuko (Sayuri Yoshinaga) works in Nagasaki, Japan as a midwife. Her son died 3 years earlier from the atomic bomb.

Winter's Flower Trailer (1978)

17 June 1978

Kanno (Ken Takakura) is a Yakuza. He had to kill Matsuoka who betrayed their boss. Kanno knew Matsuoka had a 3-year-old daughter named Youko.

Message from Space Trailer (1978)

29 April 1978

In this Star Wars take-off, the peaceful planet of Jillucia has been nearly wiped out by the Gavanas, whose leader takes orders from his mother (played a comic actor in drag) rather than the Emperor.

Time of Wickedness Trailer (1985)

26 January 1985

Filled with guilt over his forbidden desires, young man leaves home and his studies. He finds a new smaller place to stay, a low-paying but satisfying job and a girlfriend.

The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 4: Police Tactics Trailer (1974)

15 January 1974

As Japan gears up for the 1964 Olympic games, the cops start to crack down under pressure from the public and the press, adding a new dimension in the war for power among the yakuza families of Hiroshima.

Outlaw Killers: Three Mad Dog Brothers Trailer (1972)

25 October 1972

The great Bunta stars as a gangster who is sent to jail for the sake of his gang, but when he’s released he finds everything completely changed and his gang has swept him aside for being too violent.

Street Mobster Trailer (1972)

06 May 1972

After serving time, a defiant street thug is incensed to find his town overrun by two yakuza factions.

Yakuza Graveyard Trailer (1976)

30 October 1976

A police investigator cracks down on yakuza business, but once he realizes the police are in negotiations with certain factions, he sides with his own syndicate of choice.

Doberman Cop Trailer (1977)

02 June 1977

The burned remains of a young woman discovered in Shinjuku, Tokyo. The police comes to the conclusion that its the work of a pyromaniacal serial murderer.

About Her Brother Trailer (2010)

30 January 2010

Ginko’s younger brother Tetsuro, a failed comedian, is the oddball of the family. Embarrassing, loud and plain inappropriate at times causes Ginko to disown him.

Hoshi Meguri no Machi Trailer (2018)

27 January 2018

An old widower who lives with his two daughter runs a tofu store,one day a distant relative comes toi

It All Began When I Met You Trailer (2013)

22 November 2013

Six love stories following the love lives of ten different people.

The Drifting Classroom Trailer (1987)

11 July 1987

Released a decade after Hausu, Hyôryu Kyôshitsu is a live-action adaptation of Kazuo Umezu’s manga of the same name, which was serialised between 1972 and 1974.

Crazy Thunder Road Trailer (1980)

24 May 1980

Visions of a bleak, post-apocalyptic urban wasteland strewn with twisted hunks of mechanical wreckage.

The Gate of Youth Trailer (1981)

15 January 1981

The story of Shinsuke, a young man who lives through a stormy life as a poverty-stricken coal miner. Ranging from Shinsuke's infanthood to his mid-teens.

Quarreling with Yakuza Trailer (1973)

03 March 1973

Set loose in a postwar world with no rules, an ex-juvenile delinquent begins building the most powerful gang in Tokyo's glittering Shibuya ward.

Tracked Trailer (1985)

26 October 1985

When a fugitive begins a romance with the woman hiding him from the law, it becomes uncertain whether he will ever escape the shadow of his heinous crimes--or the detectives hot on his trail.

Why Not? Trailer (1981)

08 January 1981

The film depicts carnivalesque atmosphere summed up by the cry "Ee ja nai ka" ("Why not?") in Japan in 1867 and 1868 in the days leading to the Meiji Restoration.

Suspicion Trailer (1982)

18 September 1982

A car going at 25 mph plunges into the sea at Shinko Harbour, Toyama prefecture. Inside is the local business magnate Fukutaro Shirakawa (Noboru Nakaya), who perishes.

The Mosquito on the Tenth Floor Trailer (1983)

02 July 1983

A lower-middle-class policeman lives decadently, chasing cheap beer and girls at the same time he's running from loan sharks and his personal expectations.

Curse of the God Dog Trailer (1977)

18 June 1977

In a rural village with a poorly understood but long standing curse from the Dog God, outsiders from a major Tokyo mining corporation scouting for uranium destroy a small shrine and crush a dog under their jeep wheels.

Early Spring Story Trailer (1985)

14 September 1985

A university student Hitomi falls in love with a middle-aged man Okawa, who was the lover of her deceased mother.

Choji Snack Bar Trailer (1983)

12 November 1983

Eiji, also known as Choji, quits the shipyard to start Izakaya [Snack Bar] Choji with his wife Shigeko on the outskirts of Hakodate.

The Domain: Flower and Dragon Trailer (1969)

31 May 1969

New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 2: Head Of The Boss Trailer (1975)

01 November 1975

The seventh in the shocking "Jingi Naki Tatakai" movie series, which exposes the true lives of the yakuza that is hidden by a mask of "jingi".

New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 3: Last Days Of The Boss Trailer (1976)

24 April 1976

The eighth sequel of the series by the successful “Fukasaku and Bunta” collaboration revolves around the men of a lesser organization that are constantly bullied by the upper organization and “bleed in vain” in gang wars.

バカヤロー!2 幸せになりたい。 Trailer (1989)

08 July 1989

Dangerous Cops: Final 5 Days Trailer (2016)

30 January 2016

Free and Easy 9 Trailer (1997)

06 September 1997

Hama-Chan's colleague Baba gets a promotion at work, but he still struggles with expressing his feelings for the proprietress of his favorite bar.

Hokuriku Proxy War Trailer (1977)

26 February 1977

In the setting of the Hokuriku region, where the snow and cold winds rage, for the first time in true-life yakuza film history, director Kinji Fukasaku shows battles among yakuza who value land over tradition.

The Classroom of Terror Trailer (1976)

01 July 1976

Yusaku Matsuda plays an ex-boxer who killed an opponent during a fight. He is brought into a school to deal with a gang of disruptive students led by Hiroshi Tachi.

A Homance Trailer (1986)

09 October 1986

Glorious Fights Trailer (1966)

29 October 1966

A young leader of the Yamazaki family of Nagasaki, Takida (Ken Takakura) is an A-bomb survivor. He fiercely battles violent elements in southern Japan like there is no tomorrow.

The Longest Tunnel Trailer (1982)

16 October 1982

After a passenger ship sinks in 1954, Go Akutsu devises a life-saving project in the form of a tunnel under the Tsugaru Strait.

Love Lost in Tears Trailer (1973)

11 August 1973

Japanese “kayo” film based on the song by "Namida koi" by Aki Yashiro.

Tax Inspector Madogiwa Taro: Case File 30 Trailer (2016)

11 April 2016

The Diamond Trap Trailer (1971)

01 December 1971

Fourth film in the YAKUZA DEKA series, featuring Sonny Chiba as a crusading super-cop.

Giwaku Trailer (2009)

24 January 2009

Yakuza Wolf Trailer (1972)

11 January 1972

A fearless man confronts a yakuza organization pushing the envelope of extravagant & all sorts of violence.

Shin Jidan Koshonin Ura File Trailer (2011)

07 March 2011

"Elite" members of an insurance company are gathered together to form a unit to investigate an accident and whether the company needs to pay out on the insurance policy or not.

The Revolt Trailer (1980)

15 January 1980

When a young soldier is killed while trying to prevent his younger sister, Kaoru, from being sold into a life of prostitution, his commander, Col.

Lonelyheart Trailer (1985)

12 April 1985

A lonely high schooler suddenly meets the love of his life out of thin air. Is she a real person or a figment of his imagination?

Secret Information Trailer (1968)

14 May 1968

A gangster named Sagara, at the request of a friend named Oba, killed a broker, was arrested and spent eight years in prison.

The Young Eagles of the Kamikaze Trailer (1968)

01 June 1968

The film is dedicated to the souls of flight school graduates killed in World War II. Young boys dream about becoming pilots and apply to flight schools.

Yakuza Skirmishes Trailer (1972)

29 September 1972

In the gaudy world of 1930s Shinjuku, a violent youth known as Bakudan Match tangles explosively with prostitutes, politicians and the police.

Amateur Singing Contest Trailer (1999)

15 January 1999

Traditional Japanese pop singer Reiko (Muroi) decides to enter a well-known TV program for amateur singers along with a confused teenager (Ôtomo) and a 40-year-old father of four (Bito).