Most Voted Titles With Toshishiro Obata


1. Demolition Man (1993)

R | 115 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

6.6
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34 Metascore

A police officer is brought out of suspended animation in prison to pursue an old ultra-violent nemesis who is loose in a non-violent future society.

Writers: Peter M. Lenkov, Robert Reneau, Daniel Waters | Director: Marco Brambilla | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Sandra Bullock, Nigel Hawthorne

Votes: 123,961 | Gross: $58.06M

2. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)

PG | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.7
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Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to protect New York City from a gang of criminal ninjas.

Writers: Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Bobby Herbeck, Todd W. Langen | Director: Steve Barron | Stars: Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas, Josh Pais, David Forman

Votes: 69,654 | Gross: $135.27M

3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)

PG | 88 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.0
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The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last canister of the ooze that created the Turtles, with which Shredder wants to unleash an army of new mutants.

Writers: Kevin Eastman, Peter Laird, Todd W. Langen | Director: Michael Pressman | Stars: Paige Turco, David Warner, Michelan Sisti, Leif Tilden

Votes: 42,672 | Gross: $78.66M

4. Black Rain (1989)

R | 125 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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Two NYC cops arrest a Yakuza member and must escort him when he's extradited to Japan.

Writers: Craig Bolotin, Warren Lewis | Director: Ridley Scott | Stars: Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw

Votes: 39,189 | Gross: $45.65M

5. Rising Sun (1993)

R | 129 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.2
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At the offices of a Japanese corporation, during a party, a woman, who's evidently a professional mistress, is found dead, apparently after some rough sex. A police detective, Web Smith is ... See full summary »

Writers: Michael Crichton, Philip Kaufman, Michael Backes | Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Sean Connery, Wesley Snipes, Harvey Keitel, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

Votes: 34,822 | Gross: $63.10M

6. The Shadow (1994)

PG-13 | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.0
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In 30's New York City, the Shadow battles his nemesis, Shiwan Khan, who is building an atomic bomb.

Writers: Walter B. Gibson, David Koepp | Director: Russell Mulcahy | Stars: Alec Baldwin, John Lone, Penelope Ann Miller, Peter Boyle

Votes: 18,670 | Gross: $32.06M

7. Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991)

R | 79 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.0
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Two cops have to work together to bring down the yakzua, while trying to protect a beautiful women.

Writers: Stephen Glantz, Caliope Brattlestreet | Director: Mark L. Lester | Stars: Dolph Lundgren, Brandon Lee, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Tia Carrere

Votes: 12,529 | Gross: $2.28M

8. Walker, Texas Ranger (1993–2001)

43 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.4
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Walker, a martial artist, and his partner Trivette are Texas Rangers. They make it their business to battle crime in Dallas and all around the State of Texas.

Creators: Christopher Canaan, Leslie Greif, Paul Haggis, Albert S. Ruddy | Stars: Chuck Norris, Clarence Gilyard Jr., Sheree J. Wilson, Noble Willingham

Votes: 11,607

9. The Hunted (1995)

R | 110 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Paul is on one of his many business trips to Tokyo, as a computer-chip executive from New York, when he meets a beautiful and mysterious woman. Later, he finds himself in the wrong place at... See full summary »

Writer: J.F. Lawton | Director: J.F. Lawton | Stars: Christopher Lambert, John Lone, Joan Chen, Yoshio Harada

Votes: 3,688 | Gross: $6.61M

10. American Yakuza (1993)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.7
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An American FBI agent is lured away by the Japanese Mafia--the Yakuza--in this action film.

Writers: Takashige Ichise, Max Strom, John Allen Nelson | Director: Frank A. Cappello | Stars: Viggo Mortensen, Ryo Ishibashi, Michael Nouri, Franklyn Ajaye

Votes: 1,892

11. Modern Marvels (1993– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary, History

8.2
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Fast-paced, fun and informative, Modern Marvels is The History Channel's signature series focusing on historical technology. The series has focused (among other things) on wonders of ... See full summary »

Creator: Bruce Nash | Stars: Lloyd Sherr, Harlan Saperstein, William Atwater, Alexander B. Rubinow

Votes: 1,350

12. China O'Brien (1990)

R | 86 min | Action

5.0
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China O'brien; big city police woman; martial arts trainer, is forced to hand in her badge and head home to her father and the small town where she grew up. The peaceful town she knew is ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Clouse, Sandra Weintraub | Director: Robert Clouse | Stars: Cynthia Rothrock, Richard Norton, Keith Cooke, Doug Wright

Votes: 805

13. Rage and Honor (1992)

R | 89 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.3
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Story about an inner-city high school teacher who musters the martial arts to thwart the lure of street gangs and their seductive plague of drugs.

Writer: Terence H. Winkless | Director: Terence H. Winkless | Stars: Cynthia Rothrock, Richard Norton, Terri Treas, Brian Thompson

Votes: 528

14. Blue Tiger (1994)

R | 88 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.7
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A woman dedicates her life to seeking revenge after her son is killed by crossfire as Japanese gangsters perform a hit.

Writers: Takashige Ichise, Joel Soisson | Director: Norberto Barba | Stars: Virginia Madsen, Tôru Nakamura, Dean Hallo, Ryo Ishibashi

Votes: 508

15. Ghost Warrior (1984)

R | 81 min | Action, Sci-Fi

5.2
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A deep-frozen 400-year-old samurai is shipped to Los Angeles, where he comes back to life.

Writer: Tim Curnen | Director: J. Larry Carroll | Stars: Hiroshi Fujioka, John Calvin, Janet Julian, Charles Lampkin

Votes: 396

16. China O'Brien II (1990 Video)

R | 92 min | Action

5.0
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This time China O'Brien has trouble with a dealer who puts a prize on her head because she had spoiled an important drug deal of his. But all the world's criminals will not be enough to ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Clouse, Craig Clyde, James Hennessy, Sandra Weintraub | Director: Robert Clouse | Stars: Cynthia Rothrock, Richard Norton, Keith Cooke, Frank Magner

Votes: 364

17. Fight Science (2006– )

Documentary

8.2
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Infrared cameras, sensors and computerized test dummies allow engineers to exactly calculate the incredible physics and physiology that produce martial arts' devastating force-at last, separating myth from reality.

Creator: Mickey Stern | Stars: Robert Leigh, Bren Foster, Cynthia Bir, David Sandler

Votes: 321

18. Red Sun Rising (1994)

R | 95 min | Action

5.3
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Thomas Hoshino (Willson) is a tough Japanese detective, who lost his partner by a deadly Yakuza killer Jaho (Lew). He tracks down the killer and his master to Los Angeles, where he teams up... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Easter, Neva Friedenn, Paul Maslak | Director: Francis Megahy | Stars: Don Wilson, Terry Farrell, Mako, Michael Ironside

Votes: 247

19. Ulterior Motives (1993)

R | 95 min | Action, Drama

5.3
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On the eve of a big US-Japan trade summit, a reporter gets a hot tip that the Japanese-American head of a big aerospace firm will be selling trade secrets to a Japanese contact. Intent on ... See full summary »

Writers: James Becket, Thomas Ian Griffith | Director: James Becket | Stars: Thomas Ian Griffith, Craig Shugart, David Efron, Mary Page Keller

Votes: 130

20. Art of War (2009 TV Movie)

120 min | Documentary, History

7.6
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Documentary on the main principles of Sun Tsu "Art of War" illustrated with examples from the second world war, the Vietnam war and the American civil war.

Writers: David Baeumler, David Padrusch | Director: David Padrusch | Stars: James Lurie, James Wong, Toshishiro Obata, Andrew Amani

Votes: 100

21. Sword of the Bushido (1990)

104 min | Action

5.0
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Richard Norton plays a Bushido-trained ex-Navy SEAL named Connors (he was in 'Nam) who ends up in the far east after investigating the whereabouts of an ancient Japanese ceremonial sword. ... See full summary »

Writer: James Wulf Simmonds | Director: Adrian Carr | Stars: Richard Norton, Rochelle Ashana, Toshishiro Obata, Judy Green

Votes: 80

22. Walker, Texas Ranger (1993–2001)
Episode: A Shadow in the Night (1993)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.8
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Walker fears he may have to take down an old friend in town from Japan, knowing the man has ties to the Japanese mob.

Creators: Albert S. Ruddy, Leslie Greif, Paul Haggis, Christopher Canaan | Director: Alexander Singer | Stars: Chuck Norris, Clarence Gilyard Jr., Sheree J. Wilson, Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman

Votes: 75

23. The Samurai (2003 TV Movie)

Documentary, History, War

6.5
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Writer: Tony Long | Director: Tony Long | Stars: Edward Herrmann, Toshishiro Obata, Michael Shu, James Wong

Votes: 18

24. Modern Marvels (1993– )
Episode: World's Sharpest (2007)

TV-PG | 44 min | Documentary, History

7.1
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What is the world's sharpest? For severing through an enemy warrior, it's the Katana blade of the Samurai. We'll craft one of these swords from scratch to reveal the secret of its legendary... See full summary »

Writer: Savas Georgalis | Director: Savas Georgalis | Stars: Lloyd Sherr, Toshishiro Obata, Mike Yamasaki, Matthew Lynch

Votes: 8