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Masato Harada

Masato Harada was born on July 3, 1949 in Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan. He is a writer and director, known for The Last Samurai (2003), Chronicle of My Mother (2011) and Bounce Ko Gals (1997). See full bio »

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Inugami Writer


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 2018 Killing for the Prosecution (screenplay)
 2017 Sekigahara
 2016 Scoop! (based on the film by)
 2015 The Emperor in August (screenplay)
 2015 Kakekomi (screenplay)
 2013/III Return (written by)
 2011 Chronicle of My Mother (screenplay)
 2008 Climbers High (adaptation)
 2007 The Shadow Spirit (screenplay)
 2007 The Suicide Song (screenplay)
 2005 Beat Kids
 2005 Bluestockings
 2001 Inugami
 1995 Kamikaze Taxi
 1993 Painted Desert (writer)
 1992 Tuff 5
 1989 Gunhed (writer)
 1986 O-nyanko za mûbî Kiki ippatu! (screenplay)
 1985 Out of Focus
 1984 Uindii
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Born in 1949, He has worked as a film critic for several Japanese magazines and newspapers and was considered one of Japan's most severe social critics before becoming a film director. See more »

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