Tetsurō Tamba

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Tetsurō Tamba (丹波 哲郎 Tanba Tetsurō, July 17, 1922 - September 25, 2006) was a Japanese actor.

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Total trailers found: 57

You Only Live Twice Trailer (1967)

12 June 1967

A mysterious space craft kidnaps a Russian and American space capsule and brings the world on the verge of another World War.

The Cat Returns Trailer (2002)

19 July 2002

Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined.

Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky Trailer (1991)

05 October 1991

Hard man Ricky is incarcerated in a futuristic prison where ultra-violence is his only means of survival in the corrupt, sadistic system.

All Men Are Brothers Trailer (1975)

10 May 1975

"All Men Are Brothers" is the sequel to "Water Margin" a.k.a. "Seven Blows of the Dragon" from 1972. At the beginning of "All Men Are Brothers", we learn that the emperor forgives the 108 Liangshan rebels since he finds they have the same enemies.

Kwaidan Trailer (1964)

29 December 1964

This is the film adaptation of four stories from the book "Kwaidan: Stories and studies of strange things" by Lafcadio Hearn and is actually a collection of Japanese ghost stories, taken from various sources, some even stemming from China.

Sakuya: Slayer of Demons Trailer (2000)

12 August 2000

The eruption of Mt. Fuji in 1707 released hordes of demons from deep inside the earth. Sakuya, the young daughter of a samurai killed fighting these demons, accepts a mission to travel to Mt.

Three Outlaw Samurai Trailer (1964)

13 May 1964

Shiba, a wandering ronin, encounters a band of peasants who have kidnapped the daughter of their dictatorial magistrate, in hopes of coercing from him a reduction in taxes.

Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs Trailer (1974)

21 May 1974

Agent Zero (Miki Sugimoto) is a cop that uses her own methods for dealing with criminals. After she unlawfully kills a rapist in a violent fashion, she is sent to prison and stripped of her badge.

Pigs and Battleships Trailer (1961)

21 January 1961

In the city of Yokosuka, Kinta and his lover Haruko, both involved with yakuza, brave the post-occupation period with a goal to be together.

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.

Samurai Spy Trailer (1965)

10 July 1965

Years of warfare end in a Japan unified under the Tokugawa shogunate, and samurai spy Sasuke Sarutobi, tired of conflict, longs for peace.

The Happiness of the Katakuris Trailer (2001)

31 October 2001

The Katakuri family has just opened their guest house in the mountains. Unfortunately their first guest commits suicide and in order to avoid trouble they decide to bury him in the backyard.

Boachi Bushido: Code of the Forgotten Eight Trailer (1973)

01 January 1973

Tetsuro Tanba plays a nihilistic ronin who faces down the "Clan of the Forgotten Eight", who got their name because they lost all their basic emotions like conscience, gratitude, loyalty, shame etc.

Assassination Trailer (1964)

30 October 1964

Assassination begins with the events of 1853 when "four black ships" anchored at Edo Bay, sparking civil unrest and the major political manoeuvring that saw the end of the Tokugawa Shogunate.

The Water Margin Trailer (1972)

17 March 1972

The corruption in the Sung Dynasty of 11th century China is so rampant that it inspires a band of Oriental Robin Hoods - the Honorable 108.

You're My Destiny Trailer (1987)

16 November 1987

Naomi, a corporate heiress from Japan, vacations to Hong Kong with her two colleagues. Bored, she sneaks out to visit the city and befriends a local rock band and, appreciative of the company, later helps the members with their debit issues.

Mount Hakkoda Trailer (1977)

04 June 1977

Two infantry regiments of the Imperial Japanese Army—210 men overall—tackled Mt. Hakkoda in the winter of 1902 to prepare for war with Russia.

Goyokin Trailer (1969)

01 May 1969

A guilt-haunted samurai warrior attempts to stop a massacre taking place.

The Five Man Army Trailer (1969)

16 October 1969

Set during the Mexican Revolution, a man known only as "The Dutchman" has a plan, and brings in four of his old acquaintences, including an old army buddy and a silent Japanese swordsman, to help him out by promising a $1000 reward if it succeeds.

Gozu Trailer (2003)

11 July 2003

Minami mistakenly kills a gangster associate of his named Brother. Almost as soon as the murder takes place, the body of the deceased man is gone, prompting Minami to conduct a search.

Deadly Outlaw: Rekka Trailer (2002)

21 September 2002

After Kunisada's Yakuza leader and father figure is brutally murdered, he and his best friend go on a two-man mission to avenge his death, killing other Yakuza leaders leading to a final confrontation by the old man's killers.

Heat Wave Trailer (1991)

09 February 1991

Rin Jyoshima lost her father to death-by-gambling; years later, she's grown up in the Kosugi household and has fallen victim to gambling herself.

Shadow Hunters Trailer (1972)

10 June 1972

Set during the declining years of the Tokugawa shogunate, Shadow Hunters details the questionably noble exploits of three ronin who act as "Shadow Hunters".

Onimasa: A Japanese Godfather Trailer (1982)

05 June 1982

Onimasa is the egocentric boss of a small yakuza clan on Shikoku Island, whose criminal duties conflict with his self-image as a chivalrous samurai.

Karate Bear Fighter Trailer (1975)

27 December 1975

Masutatsu Oyama is recruited by his former Army friend to work for a crew of gangsters, but when they kill both his girlfriend and his best friend, Oyama flees away to a small town where he both learns lessons in martial arts philosophy from a wandering master and helps a young boy take on a challenge to fight a ferocious captured bear to win money for the boy's injured father.

The Executioner II: Karate Inferno Trailer (1974)

28 December 1974

When a priceless jewel owned by rich heiress Sabine is stolen, along with her daughter, Professional thief and hired killer Ryuichi Koga and his gang are hired to retrieve both.

Submersion of Japan Trailer (1973)

29 December 1973

Racked by earthquakes and volcanos, Japan is slowly sinking into the sea. A race against time and tin

Silence Trailer (1971)

13 November 1971

Two Jesuit priests encounter persecution when they travel to Japan in the 17th century to spread Christianity and search for their mentor.

Prophecies of Nostradamus Trailer (1974)

13 July 1974

Professor Nishiyama, after studying and interpreting the prophecies of Nostradamus, realizes that the end of the world is at hand.

Blackmail Is My Life Trailer (1968)

01 January 1968

Though he has come from a rough background on the streets, Muraki (Horoki Matsukata) quickly rises through the ranks by means of his well-honed blackmailing instincts.

Poisson d'Avril Trailer (1986)

31 May 1986

A romantic comedy involving shooting commercials, French food, and island visitors.

Hunter in the Dark Trailer (1979)

17 June 1979

Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard, or yojimbo, to protect him during an inter-clan conflict.

Castle of Sand Trailer (1974)

19 October 1974

Yoshitaro Nomura’s 1975 film of Seicho Matsumoto’s immensely popular detective story tells the tale of two detectives, Imanishi (Tetsuro Tamba) and Yoshimura (Kensaku Morita), tasked with tracking down the murderer of an old man, found bludgeoned to death in a rail yard.

Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron Trailer (1978)

01 July 1978

Kumokiri Nizaemon, a former samurai warrior, has abandoned his class to become the leader of a gang of thieves.

The Peking Man Trailer (1997)

20 December 1997

In 1929 the fossil of a 500,000 year old man is discovered in China. In 1941 the Japanese army confiscates this find, but during the war the remains disappear.

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.

Crimson Bat - Oichi: Wanted, Dead or Alive Trailer (1970)

08 April 1970

Oichi the Blind helps a woman escape the clutches of a high government official to go off with the man she loves.

Revenge Trailer (1964)

01 November 1964

This tragic drama shows a young man fettered by Bushido, the way of the Samurai, who tried to escape the chains of his position, but was being forced to die.

The 7th Dawn Trailer (1964)

02 September 1964

Political and personal intrigues surround a group of characters in Malaya, after the close of the Second World War.

Delinquent Boss: Wolves of the City Trailer (1969)

18 January 1969

Kosaka Hiroshi is a small time swindler and the boss of a motorcycle gang in Shinjuku. Living only to make money, he never made the big time until he gets involved with a Yakuza's daughter.

Screwed Trailer (1998)

01 January 1998

It has been two years since unsuccessful cartoonist Tsube started to live with Kuniko casually in a small apartment.

Demon Pond Trailer (2005)

25 May 2005

The modern-day story of a man searching for a friend who has mysteriously disappeared, with a magical tale involving strange creatures, a heartbroken princess, and a pact that can't be broken.

A Taxing Woman's Return Trailer (1988)

15 January 1988

Ryoko Itakura returns as the government tax agent willing to tackle the toughest cases. This time she takes on a fanatical but lucrative religious cult run by a vile lecher.

Twilight Saloon Trailer (1955)

19 June 1955

Takes place in one place, a beer hall, over the course of one evening. Uchida employs this concentration of setting and time to fashion a microcosm for a group portrait of Japan.

Bridge to the Sun Trailer (1961)

17 October 1961

Tells the true story of Gwen Terasaki, who falls in love with, then marries a Japanese diplomat. When war breaks out they find animosity and trouble from both sides.

Kunisada Chûji Trailer (1960)

28 March 1960

Japanese Hell Trailer (1999)

01 January 1999

From The King of the Japanese Cult Movie Teruo Ishii! A controversial film in which actual cases that roiled modern-day Japan, including the sarin gas attack by the Aum Shinrikyo Cult, are dramatized with gruesome detail, as the perpetrators of those crimes are forced to stand trial in Hell.

Zerosen moyu Trailer (1984)

11 August 1984

The Great Japanese Empire Trailer (1982)

07 August 1982

Favorable portrayal of Japanese Prime Minister Hideki Tojo, who approved of the bombardment of Pearl Harbor, as a patriot.

Violent Streets Trailer (1974)

13 April 1974

An retired yakuza is caught in the middle of a growing conflict between two rival clans.

Shadow Hunters 2: Echo of Destiny Trailer (1972)

10 October 1972

The great Daimyo enlists the aid of the three Shadow Hunters in ensuring the delivery of an illegal cannon in this sequel to Toshio Masuda's bloody adaptation of the manga by Takao Saito.

Female Neo-Ninjas Trailer (1991)

01 January 1991

Three cute, sexy ninjas, around the age of 20, have been in training, building their powers for some vague future threat.

Battle Anthem Trailer (1983)

04 June 1983

The Scandalous Adventures of Buraikan Trailer (1970)

18 April 1970

An outlaw pushes the residents of Edo's red light district to rebel against a growing number of stifling, moralistic laws.

Zero Pilot Trailer (1976)

02 October 1976

Battles Without Honor and Humanity: The Complete Saga Trailer (1980)

05 April 1980

The 224-minute compilation edition of the first four films in the series.

The Wolves Trailer (1971)

29 October 1971

After going to prison for croaking the boss of the Kanno gang, Seji Iwahashi (Tatsuya Nakadai) gets released early -- only to find that his former gang has merged with the Kannos.