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Kinji Fukasaku (1930–2003)

Kinji Fukasaku was born on July 3, 1930 in Mito, Japan. He was a director and writer, known for Battle Royale (2000), Fall Guy (1982) and Crest of Betrayal (1994). He was married to Sanae Nakahara. He died on January 12, 2003 in Tokyo, Japan. See full bio »

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in Mito, Japan

Died:

(age 72) in Tokyo, Japan

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Known For

Battle Royale Director
(2000)
Fall Guy Director
(1982)
(1994)
Virus: The End Director
(1980)

Filmography

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 2002 Clock Tower 3 (Video Game)
 2000 Battle Royale
 1997 The Eaters (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 The Abe Clan (TV Movie)
 1986 House on Fire
 1982 Fall Guy
 1982 Lovers Lost
 1982 G-Men '75 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.355 (1982)
 1978 Yagyû ichizoku no inbô (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 Doberman Cop
 1975 Cops vs Thugs
 1974 Final Episode
 1973 Proxy War
 1972-1973 Hissatsu shikakenin (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! (Japanese sequences)
 1969 Black Rose
 1968 Black Lizard
 1967 Falling Out
 1966 Odoshi
 1963 Gyangu domei
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Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
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Personal Details

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Spouse:

Sanae Nakahara  (his death)  (1 child)
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Headed the Director's Guild of Japan since 1996. See more »

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Frequently casts Shin'ichi Chiba See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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