Filmography

Toho

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  • Drama / Thriller

    ‎Fight to the death in a blizzard DVD

    ‎Fight to the death in a blizzard

    Teruo Ishii (1959)

    A Japanese mountain suspense movie by Teruo Ishii starring Ken Utsui. Goro Kasuya is a ski expert who once participated in the Olympic Games when he was a student, but since he lost his fiance in an avalanche, he lives in retirement in the mountains, where he works as a guide. One day Goro meets in a mountain hut, three men who turn out to be jewelry robbers, and who in their flight to escape the police, take him as hostage to lead them in the snowy mountains of Yamagata.

    Japan / 76 min

    ‎Fight to the death in a blizzard

    Teruo Ishii

    • 1959
    • Japan
    • 76 min
    A Japanese mountain suspense movie by Teruo Ishii starring Ken Utsui. Goro Kasuya is a ski expert who once participated in the Olympic Games when he was a student, but since he lost his fiance in an avalanche, he lives in retirement in the mountains, where he works as a guide. One day Goro meets in a mountain hut, three men who turn out to be jewelry robbers, and who in their flight to escape the police, take him as hostage to lead them in the snowy mountains of Yamagata.

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  • Drama / Thriller

    Kuroi gashû - Aru sonan Vod

    Kuroi gashû - Aru sonan

    Toshio Sugie (1961)

    Kuroi gashû - Aru sonan is a drama about alpinism that takes place in Kashima Yarigatake. It was directed by Toshio Sugie in 1961 and produced by Toho. It features Hisaya Itô, Takashi Wada, Kiyoshi Kodama, Kyôko Kagawa, Yoshio Tsuchiya, Bin Amatsu and others.

    Japan / 87 min

    Kuroi gashû - Aru sonan

    Toshio Sugie

    • 1961
    • Japan
    • 87 min
    Kuroi gashû - Aru sonan is a drama about alpinism that takes place in Kashima Yarigatake. It was directed by Toshio Sugie in 1961 and produced by Toho. It features Hisaya Itô, Takashi Wada, Kiyoshi Kodama, Kyôko Kagawa, Yoshio Tsuchiya, Bin Amatsu and others.

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  • Drama / Romantic Drama

    Hoshi to arashi

    Hoshi to arashi

    Masanobu Deme (1976)

    Kashiwazaki Shinichi is a member of the university mountain club. His dream is to climb mountains all over the world. He aims climbing the Eiger north face. But his family and his father specially, who works for the Tokyo Fire Department, does not understand his passion for the mountains. Althought there are many mountaineering elements in the story, this is a youth story more focused on parent and child conflict and reconciliation.

    Japan / 97 min

    Hoshi to arashi

    Masanobu Deme

    • 1976
    • Japan
    • 97 min
    Kashiwazaki Shinichi is a member of the university mountain club. His dream is to climb mountains all over the world. He aims climbing the Eiger north face. But his family and his father specially, who works for the Tokyo Fire Department, does not understand his passion for the mountains. Althought there are many mountaineering elements in the story, this is a youth story more focused on parent and child conflict and reconciliation.

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  • Drama / Thriller

    Snow trail DVD

    Snow trail

    Taniguchi Senkichi (1947)

    Three bank robbers, Eijima, Nojiri, and Takasugi, flee the police and escape into the mountains. At an inn high in the Japanese Alps, Eijima and Nojiri encounter a young woman and her father, as well as Honda, a mountaineer. The inn folk do not realize their guests are wanted criminals and the visitors are treated with great kindness. Honda volunteers to lead them over the mountains, but Eijima's paranoia endangers all of them as they make the perilous trip.

    Japan / 89 min

    Snow trail

    Taniguchi Senkichi

    • 1947
    • Japan
    • 89 min
    Three bank robbers, Eijima, Nojiri, and Takasugi, flee the police and escape into the mountains. At an inn high in the Japanese Alps, Eijima and Nojiri encounter a young woman and her father, as well as Honda, a mountaineer. The inn folk do not realize their guests are wanted criminals and the visitors are treated with great kindness. Honda volunteers to lead them over the mountains, but Eijima's paranoia endangers all of them as they make the perilous trip.

    Climbing locations

    Availability

    DVD / BLU-RAY

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