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Satomi Kobayashi

  • May 24, 1965 (age 54)
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2016
After the Storm
MovieMay 18, 2016

After the Storm

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota …
Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother (Kirin Kiki) and beautiful ex-wife (Yoko Make) seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son (Taiyo Yoshizawa) - until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again.
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Sing My Life
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MovieApr 1, 2016

Sing My Life

Katsu is now an old woman who even at seventy three has …
Katsu is now an old woman who even at seventy three has not lost her penchant for being sardonic and dissatisfied. Upon visiting a photography studio her life and body are transported to that of a twenty-year-old girl giving her the opportunity to make up for missing out on her earlier dreams of becoming a singer, a more harmonious family member and to have more fun than life generally afforded her.
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2015
Yama no Tom San
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MovieDec 26, 2015

Yama no Tom San

Hana (Kobayashi Satomi), who had been living in Tokyo, starts …
Hana (Kobayashi Satomi), who had been living in Tokyo, starts life in the countryside with her friend Toki (Ichikawa Mikako) and Toki's daughter Toshi (Sasaki Haruka), an elementary school ...
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2012
The Female Teacher in Black
TV ShowJul 20, 2012

The Female Teacher in Black

The Female Teacher in …
The Female Teacher in Black is a 2012 TV drama series.
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2011
Tôkyô oashisu
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MovieOct 22, 2011

Tôkyô oashisu

The floating clouds between the high buildings, the lines of …
The floating clouds between the high buildings, the lines of the taillights under the moonlight, the swirling human waves... Every view in Tokyo looks as if it is alive. Before even she realizes, TOUKO starts to run away from somewhere in the city. As an actress in a fantasy world, Touko seems to have lost her grip on reality. Along her journey, she makes acquaintance with people who carry similar issues. A midnight truck driver NAGANO, who happens to give Touko a ride, is grappling with the discovery of his soul, and his soul is unable to move forward. His escape from reality is to continually move from place to place. A movie theater manager KIKUCHI is uncertain of her life. She has moved to new surroundings but feels more lost than ever. A young job seeker at the zoo YASUKO has no faith in her future. She thinks that the luck is slipping away from her. During the extraordinary time they spend together Touko and the 3 characters start to feel a new awareness growing and discover a natural freedom. Together they feel the sense of change taking place. The moment they find the oasis within. Finally, Touko begins to walk again with lightened steps toward a new beginning of everyday life in Tokyo.
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Don Quixote
TV ShowJul 9, 2011

Don Quixote

Don Quixote (ドン★キホーテ) is a Japanese television drama …
Don Quixote (ドン★キホーテ) is a Japanese television drama series that aired on NTV from July 9 to September 24, 2011.
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2010
Mazâ wôtâ
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MovieOct 30, 2010

Mazâ wôtâ

The Kamo river is the artery around which Kyoto was set and …
The Kamo river is the artery around which Kyoto was set and exists and it is the lives of the regular citizens and business owners of this setting that Mother Water observes. There is a tofu maker, a cafe owner and a barmaid. Then there are their customers, acquaintances and neighbours. They cross the river, interact and chitchat with the historic city sprawling around them.
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2009
Kuruneko
TV ShowJul 5, 2009

Kuruneko

Kuruneko released.
Toad's Oil
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MovieJun 6, 2009

Toad's Oil

The story of Takuro Yazawa, a day trader who claims he can …
The story of Takuro Yazawa, a day trader who claims he can earn hundreds of millions of yen in one day, and those around him as they attempt to cope with the death of his son and somehow find a way to benefit spiritually from the experience.
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2007
Megane
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MovieSep 22, 2007

Megane

Taeko is a stressed career woman who leaves her life in the city …
Taeko is a stressed career woman who leaves her life in the city for an island vacation. The vacation does not become what she expected as everyone on the island is strange.
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Sexy Voice and Robo
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TV ShowApr 10, 2007

Sexy Voice and Robo

A middle school girl teams up with a robot otaku to fight crime in …
A middle school girl teams up with a robot otaku to fight crime in Japan.
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2006
Dare Yori mo Mama wo Aisu
TV ShowJul 2, 2006

Dare Yori mo Mama wo Aisu

Dare Yori mo Mama wo Aisu released.
Kamome Diner
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MovieMar 11, 2006

Kamome Diner

Where are we welcome? On a quiet street in Helsinki, …
Where are we welcome? On a quiet street in Helsinki, Sachie has opened a diner featuring rice balls. For a month she has no customers. Then, in short order, she has her first customer, meets Midori, a gangly Japanese tourist, and invites her to stay with her, and meets Masako, a formal and ethereal middle-aged woman whose luggage has gone missing. The three women work in the diner, interact, and serve customers. A somewhat brusque man teaches Sachie to make delicious coffee, then he returns under other circumstances. Three neighborhood women inspect the empty diner every day; will anything bring them inside? We learn why Sachie serves rice balls; but why Finland?
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2004
Riyû
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MovieApr 29, 2004

Riyû

Four people are murdered in an apartment block, but none of …
Four people are murdered in an apartment block, but none of them seem connected.
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Hikaru Totomoni
TV ShowApr 14, 2004

Hikaru Totomoni

Hikaru Totomoni released.
2003
Suika
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TV ShowJul 12, 2003

Suika

Suika (すいか, in Japanese), which means watermelon, is a …
Suika (すいか, in Japanese), which means watermelon, is a Japanese television drama about four roommates, played by Satomi Kobayashi, Rie Tomosaka, Mikako Ichikawa, and Ruriko Asaoka.
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2002
Ryoma's Wife, Her Husband and Her Lover
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MovieSep 14, 2002

Ryoma's Wife, Her Husband and Her Lover

Ryoma's Wife, Her Husband …
Ryoma's Wife, Her Husband and Her Lover is a 2002 comedy romance film, written by Koki Mitani and directed by Jun Ichikawa.
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Nurse Man
TV ShowJan 19, 2002

Nurse Man

Nurse Man released.
2001
Chūshingura 1/47
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MovieDec 28, 2001

Chūshingura 1/47

During Japan's feudal period, a noble lord was treacherously …
During Japan's feudal period, a noble lord was treacherously killed by a rival. His 47 samurai retainers took their revenge on their master's killer after scattering into society for ...
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1998
Kiriko no fûkei
MovieJul 25, 1998

Kiriko no fûkei

During Muraishi's time in prison for fraud, he recalls his past and …
During Muraishi's time in prison for fraud, he recalls his past and learns a power to penetrate and cure others. Upon release, he goes to Hakodate, where he can find his ex-wife, Kiriko. Though he cures a lot of people on the way and believes that he is the only one to make Kiriko happy, he is being depressed by discovering a guy together with her.
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1997
Gift
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TV ShowApr 16, 1997

Gift

Gift (ギフト Gifuto) is a drama that aired on Fuji TV. It first aired …
Gift (ギフト Gifuto) is a drama that aired on Fuji TV. It first aired in Japan from April 16, 1997 to June 25, 1997 every Wednesday. It features music by Bryan Ferry (main theme song) and Howard Jones (ending theme song). It raised several issues in Japanese society, due to its casual use of a butterfly knife and its resulting violence.
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1995
Miss Diamond
TV ShowOct 19, 1995

Miss Diamond

Miss Diamond is a 1995 TV program.
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Kōki Mitani
Marriage1995

Kōki Mitani

Kōki Mitani (三谷 幸喜, Mitani Kōki, born July 8, 1961) is a …
Kōki Mitani (三谷 幸喜, Mitani Kōki, born July 8, 1961) is a Japanese playwright, screenwriter, actor and film director and was previously married to Japanese actress Satomi Kobayashi. He was named after Taihō Kōki, a sumo wrestler who became yokozuna a few months after his birth. He studied dramatics at Nihon University.
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1992
Godzilla vs. Mothra
MovieDec 12, 1992

Godzilla vs. Mothra

In the midst of another rampage by Godzilla, Mothra emerges to …
In the midst of another rampage by Godzilla, Mothra emerges to save the human race from Battra.
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1990
Yappari neko ga suki satsujin jiken
MovieMar 29, 1990

Yappari neko ga suki satsujin jiken

Yappari neko ga suki satsujin jiken released.
1989
Sora to umi wo koete
MovieSep 26, 1989

Sora to umi wo koete

Sora to umi wo koete released.
1988
Guriin rekuiemu
MovieAug 20, 1988

Guriin rekuiemu

Guriin rekuiemu released.
1986
Koisuru Onnatachi
MovieDec 13, 1986

Koisuru Onnatachi

The story of a young girl's first love is told from the heroine's …
The story of a young girl's first love is told from the heroine's point of view. Surrounded by various people, she finally begins to awaken to her own feelings as a woman.
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Tsūkai! OL Dōri
TV ShowOct 10, 1986

Tsūkai! OL Dōri

Tsūkai! OL Dōri (痛快!OL通り) is a Japanese television drama …
Tsūkai! OL Dōri (痛快!OL通り) is a Japanese television drama series that aired on TBS in 1986.
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Meitantei Kindaichi Kôsuke Series 5: Shikamen
MovieMay 12, 1986

Meitantei Kindaichi Kôsuke Series 5: Shi…

Meitantei Kindaichi Kôsuke Series 5: Shikamen released.
1985
Lonely Heart
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MovieApr 13, 1985

Lonely Heart

Lonely and love-struck, high-school student Hiroki pursues one …
Lonely and love-struck, high-school student Hiroki pursues one girl but another one mysteriously appears in his life. Is she a figment of his lonely psyche, or real? An intricate triangle develops, and the viewer can't quite be sure what is happening until the whole story is neatly resolved at the end.
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1984
The Deserted City
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MovieJan 2, 1984

The Deserted City

After reading a newspaper article about a town being …
After reading a newspaper article about a town being destroyed in a fire, Eguchi begins to recall the summer he spent there writing his thesis. It's a beautiful canal town, the "Venice of Japan." As he arrives, he is greeted by the daughter of the Kaibara household, Yasuko. The rest of her family seems mysteriously absent. On his first night, Eguchi hears the stifled sound of crying. He attempts to find the source, and is soon drawn into the conflict that is tearing the family apart. While he likens the town to a dream, some of the inhabitants do not share his feelings. There is a sense of being stuck in time, with ruin and death the only future.
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1983
Newcomer of the Year
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Award1983

Newcomer of the Year

Won award for "Tenkôsei".
Japan Academy Award
1982
Tenkôsei
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MovieApr 17, 1982

Tenkôsei

9th-graders Kazuo (boy) and Kazumi (girl) take a tumble at …
9th-graders Kazuo (boy) and Kazumi (girl) take a tumble at a temple in a small seacoast town in Japan. Through supernatural intervention, their minds and bodies are switched, and the result is a touching and hilarious coming-of-age comedy as they attempt to survive the pressures of junior high school life.
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1979
Kinpachi-sensei
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TV ShowOct 26, 1979

Kinpachi-sensei

Kinpachi-sensei (3年B組金八先生 San-nen B-gumi Kinpachi …
Kinpachi-sensei (3年B組金八先生 San-nen B-gumi Kinpachi-sensei) is a Japanese television drama. The official English title is Mr. Kinpachi in Class 3B. Kinpachi-sensei tells the story of a 3rd year junior high school class in Japan; its teacher is Kinpachi Sakamoto, played by Tetsuya Takeda. The series has a lot of social commentary on issues such as homosexuality, gender dysphoria, and psychological pregnancy — as well as bullying (of both students and teachers), teenage pregnancy, teenage suicide, hikikomori, and the extreme pressure to do well in school.
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1965
BirthMay 1965

Satomi Kobayashi

Satomi Kobayashi was born.
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