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Youki Kudoh

  • Jan 17, 1971 (age 48)
  • 5' 2" (1.58 m)
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2019
The Brighton Miracle
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MovieSep 11, 2019

The Brighton Miracle

"Inspired by true events, the story begins with Japanese rugby …
"Inspired by true events, the story begins with Japanese rugby officials dwelling on a humiliating anniversary, a 145-17 defeat by the New Zealand All Blacks in the 1995 World Cup. Officials question their decision to appoint Eddie Jones, to coach their national team for the 2015 World Cup. Jones plans to defy convention in order to put a stop to Japan being the laughing stock of world rugby."
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2018
Ao no Kaerimichi
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TV ShowDec 7, 2018

Ao no Kaerimichi

Ao no Kaerimichi released.
2015
Haiyû Kameoka Takuji
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MovieOct 25, 2015

Haiyû Kameoka Takuji

Supporting actor Takuji Kameoka is a thirty-seven-year-old single …
Supporting actor Takuji Kameoka is a thirty-seven-year-old single man whose most frequent companion is alcohol. His life is comprised of shuttling between pretending to be a yakuza thug or homeless or whatever on the set and the nearest bar. Things change when he meets a bar owner one day. it is love at first sight and the man is at another junction in his life.
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2014
Tôkyô ga senjô ni natta hi
MovieMar 15, 2014

Tôkyô ga senjô ni natta hi

Tôkyô ga senjô ni natta hi released.
2013
Ringo nouka no shoujo
MovieSep 28, 2013

Ringo nouka no shoujo

A Girl in the Apple Farm is a …
A Girl in the Apple Farm is a 2013 short drama film directed by Satoko Yokohama.
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2012
Karakara
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MovieAug 31, 2012

Karakara

Pierre, a retired professor in his early sixties who ends up …
Pierre, a retired professor in his early sixties who ends up making a short, unsettling trip around Okinawa with Junko, a 40-year-old runaway wife. The confused intellectual would rather not get involved with this unlikely and unexpected lover but decides to follow his destiny, wherever it (she?) may take him.
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2010
Zatoichi: The Last
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MovieMay 29, 2010

Zatoichi: The Last

Ichi has given up his cane sword and his former life as a …
Ichi has given up his cane sword and his former life as a traveler in order to settle down with his loving wife Tane in his home village. However, his plan to live the quiet life is interrupted when he learns that the Tendo clan has taken over the village and are constantly harassing locals. Soon, a group of farmers come to Ichi and beg him to help his own village like he's helped countless other villages in travels.
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2009
The Limits of Control
MovieMay 1, 2009

The Limits of Control

A solitary man who does not …
A solitary man who does not speak Spanish is an underground courier. Two men who are both thuggish and philosophical send him to Madrid with cryptic instructions. Over the course of a few days, he receives his instructions from a series of distinctive individuals who provide words of philosophy or of warning and also give him a matchbox with a tiny piece of paper, which he reads then eats, accompanied by espresso served in two cups. He is quiet, self-contained, focused on his work. He has rules. He encounters and at times transmits a violin, diamonds, a guitar, and a map. Is he a smuggler? Merely an independent conduit? Or, something else?
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2008
Haru yo koi
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MovieMay 24, 2008

Haru yo koi

"Haru yo koi" is set in Saga Prefecture during the 1980s. …
"Haru yo koi" is set in Saga Prefecture during the 1980s. Kudoh Youki plays Yoshie, a woman living an ordinary life with her husband and son. However, the husband disappears after he accidentally kills someone.
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L: Change the World
MovieJan 31, 2008

L: Change the World

A spin-off of the popular Death Note films, 'L: Change The …
A spin-off of the popular Death Note films, 'L: Change The World' focuses on the legendary detective L as he uses his final 23 days to solve crimes all over the world. When a young girl and boy come to him for aid, L is soon faced with what may be his most difficult case yet: stopping a group of corrupted scientists from spreading a lethal virus throughout the earth.
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2007
Rush Hour 3
MovieJul 30, 2007

Rush Hour 3

Almost three years after their last adventure in Rush Hour 2 …
Almost three years after their last adventure in Rush Hour 2 (2001), Carter is now working as a Los Angeles traffic officer, while his friend and ace Hong Kong Police inspector, Lee, escorts the Chinese Ambassador, Han, to the World Criminal Court, to disclose crucial information about the Triads. However, after a botched assassination attempt, the mismatched duo will find themselves in picturesque Paris, struggling to retrieve a precious list of names, as the murderous crime syndicate's henchmen try their best to stop them. Once more, Lee and Carter must fight their way through dangerous gangsters; however, this time, the past has come back to haunt Lee. Will the boys get the job done once and for all?
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2006
Saga no gabai-baachan
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MovieMar 22, 2006

Saga no gabai-baachan

Saga no gabai-baachan released.
2005
Memoirs of a Geisha
MovieNov 29, 2005

Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha - 2005, is based off of the book of the …
Memoirs of a Geisha - 2005, is based off of the book of the same name. The story takes place in Japan, prior, during, and after Ward War II. The story follows the life of Chiyo, a daughter of a poor fisherman. After the death of her mother, Chiyo and her older sister, Satsu, are sold. The sisters are separated, and Chiyo is sold to a geisha house, while Satsu is sold into prostitution. After one brief encounter and a plan to runaway together, the sisters never see each other again. Chiyo was to be trained to be a great giesha, but after she breaks her arm trying to run away, she is demoted to a maid. There is another young girl who lives in the home with Chiyo, who everyone calls Pumpkin. There is also a top earning geisha, and two older women who play important roles in the story. The geisha is Hatsumomo, and she is very vain and very jealous of young Chiyo. She can see that in a few years time that Chiyo will be competition for her. Chiyo is desperately sad at her fate of being a maid while she watches Pumpkin go off to school to learn the arts of a geisha. However, soon her luck changes when a rival geisha of Hatsumomo's, Mameha. Mameha is regarded as one of the best geisha at the time. She offers to take Chiyo under her wing and sponsor her. The aunt and the grandma agree. Mameha's ultimate goal is to destroy the vindictive Hatsumomo. Chiyo does very well with her training even though Hatsumomo tries to sabotage her at every turn. Chiyo eventually becomes a geisha and her name changes to Sayuri. The movie follows her rise to fame, how the War changed everything, and how she ultimately finds meaning and hope in her life.
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Masters of Horror
TV ShowOct 28, 2005

Masters of Horror

Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film …
Anchor Bay has amassed some of the greatest horror film writers and directors to bring to you the anthology series, "Masters of Horror". For the first time, the foremost names in the horror...
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2003
Kaze no jûtan
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MovieMay 16, 2003

Kaze no jûtan

Kaze no jûtan released.
Eigo de Shabera Night
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TV ShowMar 31, 2003

Eigo de Shabera Night

Eigo de Shabera Night (英語 …
Eigo de Shabera Night (英語でしゃべらナイト Eigo de shabera naito) is a Japanese talk show by NHK. The show began in 2003 and ended in 2009, but is ongoing as a special program. Contrary to the title, Japanese is the main language used in the show, although the Japanese hosts use English when interviewing British, American or Irish celebrities, such as Noel Gallagher, Howard Stringer and Colin Farrell, or when the English language is discussed.
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2001
Undeclared
TV ShowSep 25, 2001

Undeclared

Undeclared is an American sitcom created by Judd Apatow, …
Undeclared is an American sitcom created by Judd Apatow, which aired on Fox during the 2001–02 season. The show has developed a cult following, and in 2012, Entertainment Weekly listed it at #16 in the "25 Best Cult TV Shows from the Past 25 Years".
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The Chronicle
TV ShowJul 14, 2001

The Chronicle

The Chronicle is an American science fiction television …
The Chronicle is an American science fiction television series that was broadcast on the Sci-Fi Channel from July 14, 2001 to March 22, 2002. The series is based on the News from the Edge series of novels (for example, Vampires from Vermont) by Mark Sumner, a St. Louis-based author. The series was originally sold to NBC, which shot the pilot, but later found a home on Sci-Fi Channel. The original creative producers who brought the series to television were German Michael Torres and Trevor Taylor.
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2000
Blood: The Last Vampire
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MovieNov 18, 2000

Blood: The Last Vampire

In Japan, the vampire-hunter …
In Japan, the vampire-hunter Saya, who is a powerful original, is sent by her liaison with the government, David, posed as a teenage student to the Yokota High School on the eve of Halloween to hunt down vampires. Saya asks David to give a new katana to her. Soon she saves the school nurse Makiho Amano from two vampires disguised of classmates and Makiho witnesses her fight against the powerful demons.
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Best Actress – Motion Picture
Nomination2000

Best Actress – Motion Picture

Nominated for "Snow Falling on Cedars".
Satellite Award
1999
Snow Falling on Cedars
MovieSep 12, 1999

Snow Falling on Cedars

A Japanese-American …
A Japanese-American fisherman is accused of killing his neighbor at sea. In the 1950s, race figures into the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.
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1998
Rush Hour
MovieSep 18, 1998

Rush Hour

A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong Inspector teams up with a …
A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong Inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed L.A.P.D. detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.
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1997
Heaven's Burning
MovieNov 6, 1997

Heaven's Burning

After a botched bank job, a gang takes hostage a Japanese …
After a botched bank job, a gang takes hostage a Japanese girl on the run from an arranged marriage, and escapes. Their wheel man saves the girl from them and the two go on the run with cops, the gang and her psycho husband on their tail.
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1994
Picture Bride
MovieMay 1, 1994

Picture Bride

Riyo marries a man more than twice her age. She is …
Riyo marries a man more than twice her age. She is devastated and labors in the sugar cane field. At the end she is able to love her husband.
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1992
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1992

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "Sensou to seishun".
Japan Academy Prize
1991
Sensou to seishun
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MovieSep 14, 1991

Sensou to seishun

An auto repairman's daughter questions him about what …
An auto repairman's daughter questions him about what happened to her aunt during the war, but the father remains reticent. Finally the man opens up, and the girl is able to piece together her aunt's tragic story.
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1990
Best Female Lead
Nomination1990

Best Female Lead

Nominated for "Mystery Train".
Independent Spirit Award
1989
Mystery Train
MovieMay 13, 1989

Mystery Train

A Japanese couple obsessed with 1950s America goes to …
A Japanese couple obsessed with 1950s America goes to Memphis because the male half of the couple emulates Carl Perkins. Chance encounters link three different stories in the city, with the common thread being the seedy hotel where they are all staying.
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1988
Aoi sanmyaku '88
MovieOct 15, 1988

Aoi sanmyaku '88

Aoi sanmyaku '88 released.
Hanazono no meikyu
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MovieJan 15, 1988

Hanazono no meikyu

A serial killing occurs at a port town brothel.
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1987
Honba jyoshikou manual: Hatsukoi binetsu-hen
MovieMar 21, 1987

Honba jyoshikou manual: Hatsukoi binet…

Honba jyoshikou manual: Hatsukoi binetsu-hen released.
1985
Congratulatory Speech
MovieDec 28, 1985

Congratulatory Speech

Congratulatory Speech is a …
Congratulatory Speech is a 1985 comedy drama film written by Masakuni Takahashi and directed by Tomio Kuriyama.
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Typhoon Club
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MovieAug 31, 1985

Typhoon Club

The movie takes place in the five-day period before, during …
The movie takes place in the five-day period before, during and after a ferocious, seemingly liberating typhoon, which several students endure while marooned in their school gymnasium.
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1984
The Crazy Family
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MovieJun 23, 1984

The Crazy Family

The Kobayashi family finally get the chance to move out of their …
The Kobayashi family finally get the chance to move out of their tiny, cramped Tokyo apartment in favour of the suburban house of their dreams. But all is not well: the house is infested by...
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1971
Youki Kudoh
Birth1971

Youki Kudoh

Youki Kudoh was born.
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