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Takashi Shimizu was born on July 27, 1972 in Maebashi City, Gunma Prefecture, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for The Grudge (2004), The Grudge 2 (2006) and Ju-on: The Grudge (2002). See full bio »

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Known For

The Grudge
The Grudge Director
(2004)
The Grudge 2
The Grudge 2 Director
(2006)
Ju-on: The Grudge
(2002)
Ju-on 2
Ju-on 2 Director
(2003)

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 2016 Ame onna
 2016 NightCry (Video Game)
 2015 NightCry (Short)
 2014 Flight 7500
 2010 Soiru (TV Series)
 2009 Kodai shôjo Dogu-chan (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2009 Ju-On: The Grudge (Video Game)
 2009 Hijoshi zukan
 2007 Yûrei vs. uchûjin 03 (story "Rokku hantâ Iemon")
 2007 Kaiki Daisakusen - Second File (TV Mini-Series)
 2006 The Grudge 2
 2005 Reincarnation
 2004 The Grudge
 2004 Suiyô puremia: sekai saikyô J horâ SP Nihon no kowai yoru (TV Movie) (story "Kinpatsu kaidan")
 2004 Marebito
 2003 Ju-on 2
 2003 Kaidan Shin Mimibukuro (TV Series short) (3 episodes)
 2000 Ju-on 2
 2000 Ju-on (Video)
 1998 4444444444 (Video short)
 1998 Gakkô no kaidan G (TV Movie) (stories "Katasumi" and "4444444444")
 1998 Katasumi (Video short)
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The rating issue is always difficult, because it's never the same. The response they give me is always different, and every time, it is different. See more »

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As of 2013, he had directed 4 movies of the "Ju-on" series. He also directed the first 2 films of "The Grudge" series and served as a producer on the third. See more »

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