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Taiwanese-Japanese Actor

Takeshi Kaneshiro

  • Oct 11, 1973 (age 46)
  • 5' 10" (1.78 m)
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2017
This Is Not What I Expected
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MovieApr 27, 2017

This Is Not What I Expected

An obsessive CEO of a …
An obsessive CEO of a company meets a ragged chef by chance. They are drawn closer together because of their love for delicacies, yet their personalities clash big time.
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2016
See You Tomorrow
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MovieDec 23, 2016

See You Tomorrow

The story follows Chen Mo, the bar owner and 'ferryman', as he …
The story follows Chen Mo, the bar owner and 'ferryman', as he is slowly facing his own traumatic past, whilst helping the people around him, including his co-partner Guan Chun, the singer Ma Li and the neighbor Xiao Yu.
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2015
The Crossing 2
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MovieJul 30, 2015

The Crossing 2

A story of three couples and their intertwining love stories set …
A story of three couples and their intertwining love stories set in 1940s Taiwan and Shanghai, centered around the 1949 sinking of Taiping.
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2014
The Crossing
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MovieDec 2, 2014

The Crossing

In the midst of the Chinese Revolution during the late …
In the midst of the Chinese Revolution during the late 1940s, couples flee to the island of Taiwan.
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The Crossing
MovieDec 2, 2014

The Crossing

The Crossing is an 2014 Chinese 3D epic drama film directed …
The Crossing is an 2014 Chinese 3D epic drama film directed by John Woo and written by Hui-Ling Wang. The film stars Zhang Ziyi, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Song Hye-kyo, Huang Xiaoming, Tong Dawei and Masami Nagasawa. The film is based on the sinking of the steamer "Taiping" in 1949. The incident led to the deaths of over 1,500 passengers and crew. The film's first part was released in China on December 2, 2014. Part two will be released in May 2015.
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2011
Dragon
MovieMay 13, 2011

Dragon

A papermaker gets involved with a murder case concerning two …
A papermaker gets involved with a murder case concerning two criminals leading to a determined detective suspecting him and the former's vicious father searching for him
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2009
Chi bi: Jue zhan tian xia
MovieJan 4, 2009

Chi bi: Jue zhan tian xia

In this sequel to Red Cliff, …
In this sequel to Red Cliff, Chancellor Cao Cao convinces Emperor Xian of the Han to initiate a battle against the two Kingdoms of Shu and Wu, who have become allied forces, against all expectations. Red Cliff will be the site for the gigantic battle.
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2008
K-20: Legend of the Mask
MovieNov 8, 2008

K-20: Legend of the Mask

Set in a fictional Japanese …
Set in a fictional Japanese city in 1949, a master criminal hones in on his latest victim.
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Red Cliff
MovieJun 30, 2008

Red Cliff

In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime …
In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to declare war on the kingdoms of Xu in the west and East Wu in the south. Thus began a military campaign of unprecedented scale, led by the Prime Minister, himself. Left with no other hope for survival, the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu formed an unlikely alliance. Numerous battles of strength and wit ensued, both on land and on water, eventually culminating in the battle of Red Cliff. During the battle, two thousand ships were burned, and the course of Chinese history was changed forever.
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Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death
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MovieMar 22, 2008

Sweet Rain: Accuracy of Death

Kaneshiro plays a Grim …
Kaneshiro plays a Grim Reaper who appears to his victims in human form and spends a week with them before deciding whether to off them or not.
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2007
The Warlords
MovieDec 12, 2007

The Warlords

Set in China in the 1860's during the Taiping Rebellion, the …
Set in China in the 1860's during the Taiping Rebellion, the story is based on the assassination of Ma Xinyi in 1870. Loyalist General Qingyun is the only survivor of a battle with anti-Qing rebels. He encounters a starving village, whose inhabitants engage in banditry to survive, where he is nursed back to health by the attractive Liansheng. With his strength regained, Qingyun impresses one of the village bandit leaders, Jiang Wuyang, with his fighting skills. Wuyang introduces him to his "big brother", who also happens to be Liansheng's husband, Zhao Erhu and Qingyun begins to assist them with their raids. Qingyun convinces his two new comrades to form a loyalist army unit to fight the rebels and feed their own people. The three men swear a blood oath. Their stunning military successes impress the governing powers, but as Qingyun's influence begins to grow, they soon fear him. The political and emotional stakes will be tested, leading to differences between the blood brothers.
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2006
Confession of Pain
MovieDec 21, 2006

Confession of Pain

A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious …
A detective helps a friend investigate the mysterious death of his father-in-law.
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2005
Perhaps Love
MovieSep 1, 2005

Perhaps Love

A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in …
A love triangle develops during the making of a musical in mainland China.
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2004
House of Flying Daggers
MovieMay 19, 2004

House of Flying Daggers

A romantic police captain …
A romantic police captain breaks a beautiful member of a rebel group out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
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2003
Turn Left, Turn Right
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MovieSep 11, 2003

Turn Left, Turn Right

This is a movie about two …
This is a movie about two people (Gigi Leung and Takeshi Kaneshiro), who are destined to be together but by some twist of circumstances they never find each other.
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2002
Returner
MovieAug 31, 2002

Returner

A young woman from the future forces a local gunman to …
A young woman from the future forces a local gunman to help her stop an impending alien invasion which will wipe out the human race.
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2000
Lavender
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MovieDec 22, 2000

Lavender

A young woman's life is changed when an angel with a broken …
A young woman's life is changed when an angel with a broken wing lands on her balcony.
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Space Travelers
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MovieApr 8, 2000

Space Travelers

To be able to finally realize their childhood dream, 3 young …
To be able to finally realize their childhood dream, 3 young men plan to rob a bank. Nishiyama, the leader, Takamura, a very self contained guy and Fujimoto, an otaku obsessed by an anime called Space Travelers. Their plan is very simple, enter the bank at the closing time, take the money and leave within 5 minutes. But unfortunately for them, their plan got screwed. Not able to reach the money and surrounded by cops, they are stuck in the bank. They then decide to use the remaining customers and staff as hostages to gather some time to plan an escape, but they soon realize that an escape is almost impossible. With the time passing, the hostages begin to sympathize with the three robbers and decide to help them. Nishiyama gets an idea that could help them, try to fool the police into thinking that they are more than what they are in reality. They will all decide to personalize a member of the favorite anime of Fujimoto and call the whole group The Space Travelers. Strangely every one has a character that really correspond to their personality and they will soon begin to develop a real association to their character, forgetting their own personality, as they all begin to be more active in the new improvised band of bank robbers. This matter doesn't help the police at all, confusing them even more as they try to solve that delicate hostage situation.
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1999
Tempting Heart
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MovieSep 12, 1999

Tempting Heart

Cheryl is a Hong Kong-based film director who uses the story …
Cheryl is a Hong Kong-based film director who uses the story of her first love as the basis for her next screen project. As she tells her tale to a screenwriter, she relives memories from a more innocent time.
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1998
Sleepless Town
MovieJun 27, 1998

Sleepless Town

Kabukicho is a forgotten world. A place where people of …
Kabukicho is a forgotten world. A place where people of different tongues and races meet, where they fight against each other to gain money, power and territory. The struggle which never ...
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Anna Magdalena
MovieApr 4, 1998

Anna Magdalena

Two young men fall for the woman staying upstairs when she …
Two young men fall for the woman staying upstairs when she practises J.S. Bach's "Notebook for Anna Magdalena".
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Too Tired to Die
MovieJan 20, 1998

Too Tired to Die

Keith is a Japanese twenty-something who is followed by …
Keith is a Japanese twenty-something who is followed by Death in various disguises. When he finally faces her, Death tells him that he has only 12 hours to live and he needs to make the most of it.
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1997
Choh chin luen hau dik yi yan sai gaai
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MovieDec 13, 1997

Choh chin luen hau dik yi yan sai gaai

Director Eric Kot discusses …
Director Eric Kot discusses the process of developing a love story, playing with various probabilities, and highlighting character feelings. These monologues are intercut with dramatizations of his evolving narrative.
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Downtown Torpedoes
MovieAug 9, 1997

Downtown Torpedoes

A group of industrial spies are arrested by the Hong Kong …
A group of industrial spies are arrested by the Hong Kong government, instead of being sent to prison they are offered a special mission. The printing plates for the British Pound have been recently stolen but the Hong Kong government has found out that the plates are in the possession of MI5 (British Intelligence). In fear of the plates being sold to the counterfeiting market the Hong Kong government wants the industrial spies to steal the plates back. The team is composed of Jackal, Cash, Sam, Titan and Phoenix each of them with their specialties that will be invaluable to the completion of the mission.
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Hero
MovieJun 7, 1997

Hero

Corey Yuen's remake of Chang Cheh's Boxer From …
Corey Yuen's remake of Chang Cheh's Boxer From Shantung sees Taiwanese Japanese heart-throb Takeshi Kaneshiro as Ma Wing-jing, a worker from Shantung who rises to the top of the Shanghai triad ladder.
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Liang ge zhi neng huo yi ge
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MovieMay 10, 1997

Liang ge zhi neng huo yi ge

The secret world of contract …
The secret world of contract killing comes to focus in the dark, comical tale of Hong Kong's triad. A lowlife gangster is offered a huge fee to commit a murder. He accepts, but there's a catch - he just won a huge fortune and wants to back out of his contract!
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1996
Misty
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MovieDec 24, 1996

Misty

In a forest, a man was murdered and his wife raped. The …
In a forest, a man was murdered and his wife raped. The eyewitnesses make their statements, but they are very contradictory. Who is telling the truth and who is lying?
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The Feeling of Love
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MovieSep 21, 1996

The Feeling of Love

A business man (Takeshi Kaneshiro) follows a woman …
A business man (Takeshi Kaneshiro) follows a woman (Athena Chu) who tells him not to follow him but he does anyway. Then he learns that the woman is his boss and step-sister.
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Lost and Found
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MovieSep 1, 1996

Lost and Found

Where is the end of the world? A rich girl diagnosed with …
Where is the end of the world? A rich girl diagnosed with leukemia wants to follow a sailor friend to St Kilda, Scotland to find out...but first she must search him out, who is missing.
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SMAP×SMAP
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TV ShowApr 15, 1996

SMAP×SMAP

SMAP×SMAP, often referred to simply as Sma-Sma, was a …
SMAP×SMAP, often referred to simply as Sma-Sma, was a Japanese television variety show hosted by boy band SMAP. Debuting on April 15, 1996, it was produced by Kansai TV and Fuji TV and aired on Fuji TV every Monday from 10:00 p.m. to 10:54 p.m. (JST) until it ended on December 26, 2016.
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Dr. Wai in "The Scripture with No Words"
MovieFeb 10, 1996

Dr. Wai in "The Scripture with No Words"

A serial adventure writer with …
A serial adventure writer with problems in his personal life lives out the adventures of his literary hero, King of Adventurers.
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1995
Seiya no kiseki
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MovieDec 23, 1995

Seiya no kiseki

A foreign student from Taiwan, Mr. Bell, attends language …
A foreign student from Taiwan, Mr. Bell, attends language school in Japan and meets Miss Sato there. He falls in love with her, but doesn't dare to open his heart to her. Nevertheless, on Christmas night miracles do happen.
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Forever Friends
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MovieDec 23, 1995

Forever Friends

With the rumor that Mainland China declare war on Taiwan, …
With the rumor that Mainland China declare war on Taiwan, Captain Li Wei-Han was the newly appointed captain of a "Special Squad" unit which consist of misfits and rejects from other army units. When captain decides to give his soldiers a tough training, three soldiers: private Luo Zhi-Jiang (whose specialty is only studying and retaking college entrance exams and is a clumsy clots), private Li Ta-Wei (former triad member who previously served two-year prison sentence and now regrets his triad past), private Zeng Zhi-Xiang (self-appointed fortune teller master and wizard who can put a curse on someone) decide to play practical jokes on him. However, the four youths find that they have more in common than they realise and soon become fast friends.
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Young Policemen in Love
MovieNov 1, 1995

Young Policemen in Love

A high school loser dreams …
A high school loser dreams of winning the heart of the principal's daughter, but his chances are slim as long as her bruiser boyfriend's around. Fortunately, a chance meeting with a pair of Garlic and Gimmick are renegade cops who cause nothing but headaches for their superiors. Chief decides to send his boys undercover in Wong Fei Hong College to protect a general's daughter from Mainland China, but that's where their problems begin. Their boyish good looks may fool their classmates, but how will the two undisciplined cops pass their classes, let alone protect a girl who's tougher than they are?
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Fallen Angels
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MovieSep 6, 1995

Fallen Angels

A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to …
A disillusioned killer embarks on his last hit but first he has to overcome his affections for his cool, detached partner. Thinking it's dangerous and improper to become involved with a colleague he sets out to find a surrogate for his affections. Against the sordid and surreal urban nightscape of contemporary Hong Kong, he crosses path with a strange drifter looking for her mysterious ex-boyfriend and an amusing mute trying to get the world's attention in his own unconventional ways.
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School Days
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MovieApr 27, 1995

School Days

Hui Chi-Ho is a secondary college student, coming from a rich …
Hui Chi-Ho is a secondary college student, coming from a rich family.As the new student Eagle comes in,he takes Hui under his wings,protect him from bullies,and becomes his best friend.
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Trouble Maker
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MovieMar 25, 1995

Trouble Maker

A meek, middle-aged schoolteacher is put in …
A meek, middle-aged schoolteacher is put in charge of a class of trouble makers. Unable to withstand the torments they put him through, he runs away to a Shaolin temple. At the temple, he studies martial arts under the guidance of an old master. With his new skills, he returns to school and whips his misbehaving students into shape.
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Don't Give a Damn
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MovieFeb 17, 1995

Don't Give a Damn

Sammo Hung plays a cop on the trail of drug dealers. …
Sammo Hung plays a cop on the trail of drug dealers. Customs officer Yuen Biao is investigating the same gang. Sammo's new partner is eager-beaver Takeshi Kaneshiro. Despite each having their own ideas on how best to proceed, they are teamed together and must put aside their differences in order to crack the case. Romance, plot twists, comedic asides, and, of course, plenty of fights bring the film to a climatic and bruising conclusion.
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China Dragon
MovieJan 28, 1995

China Dragon

At Shaolin Temple in Hunan, the best at Kung-Fu are Yin, a …
At Shaolin Temple in Hunan, the best at Kung-Fu are Yin, a willowy young woman who has mastered supernatural powers, and Loon, a small boy who's a Dervish at martial arts. They go to Hawaii for a world competition, and their government assigns So, the delegation head, to find a missing nuclear code key before it falls into the hands of an underworld figure in Hawaii. Comrade So is kidnapped and tortured; Yin and Loon must rescue him. They're aided by a handsome young man and a chubby extroverted boy whom Yin rescues by chance from thugs. These two Hawaiians turn out to have a connection to Shaolin Temple. That connection proves to be a God-send.
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1994
Mermaid Got Married
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MovieNov 10, 1994

Mermaid Got Married

After falling in the water and almost drowning, a young …
After falling in the water and almost drowning, a young schoolteacher finds himself lying on a beach, unable to remember what happened. Unbeknownst to him, his rescuer is a mermaid, who has fallen in love with him. To pursue her love, the mermaid comes onto land and enrolls in his school as a student. Things don't work out as she planned, however, as she soon attracts the jealousy of the other girls in the school. To make matters worse, she must hide her secret from a gang of fortune hunters who would like nothing better than to catch their very own mermaid.
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The Wrath of Silence
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MovieSep 8, 1994

The Wrath of Silence

Mortuary beautician Kwong Mei-Chi's mentally challenged …
Mortuary beautician Kwong Mei-Chi's mentally challenged sister is raped and murdered by a sex maniac. Kwong believes that her psychiatrist is the criminal and tries to take revenge.
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Chungking Express
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MovieJul 14, 1994

Chungking Express

Wong Kar-Wai's movie about two love-struck cops is filmed in …
Wong Kar-Wai's movie about two love-struck cops is filmed in impressionistic splashes of motion and color. The first half deals with Cop 223, who has broken up with his girlfriend of five years. He purchases a tin of pineapples with an expiration date of May 1 each day for a month. By the end of that time, he feels that he will either be rejoined with his love or that it too will have expired forever. The second half shows Cop 663 dealing with his breakup with his flight attendant girlfriend. He talks to his apartment furnishings until he meets a new girl at a local lunch counter.
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No, Sir!
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MovieJun 25, 1994

No, Sir!

In an simulated military exercise, squad leader Xiao Ying and …
In an simulated military exercise, squad leader Xiao Ying and all the other soldiers fought along the coastline to prepare for the destruction of the blue landing force. However, Xiao Ying mistakenly touched the button of the explosives and made the exercise a mess. Therefore, he was sent to the base for retraining. The head responsible for the training decided in secret that everything should be started from scratch. Squad finally showed its brightest side on the day of the annual National Army Tactics Contest in the camp and won a medal for the Company Commander competing in five combat skills tests.
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1993
Executioners
MovieSep 30, 1993

Executioners

Set some time after the original 'Heroic Trio' the city has …
Set some time after the original 'Heroic Trio' the city has been devastated by nuclear attack. An evil deformed villain controls the city's scarce water supply, exerting influence over both...
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1973
Takeshi Kaneshiro
BirthOctober 1973

Takeshi Kaneshiro

Takeshi Kaneshiro was born.
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