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Teruo Ishii (I) (1924–2005)

Teruo Ishii was born on January 1, 1924 in Tokyo, Japan as Teruo Kitagawa. He was a director and writer, known for Gensen-Kan Inn (1994), An Outlaw (1964) and Female Yakuza Tale (1973). He died on August 12, 2005 in Tokyo. See full bio »


(age 81) in Tokyo, Japan

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Gensen-Kan Inn Director
An Outlaw Director


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 1999 Japanese Hell
 1998 Neji-shiki
 1995 Burai heiya
 1991 The Hit Man
 1973 Kozure ôkami (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971 Mofuku no houmonsha (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1971)
- Episode #1.5 (1971)
- Episode #1.4 (1971)
- Episode #1.3 (1971)
- Episode #1.2 (1971)
 1971 Mekurano Oichi monogatari (TV Series)
 1969 Yakuza Law
 1969 Orgies of Edo
 1967 Otoshimae
 1966 Evil Brain from Outer Space (TV Movie)
 1965 Invaders from Space (TV Movie)
 1965 Atomic Rulers (TV Movie)
 1965 Attack from Space (TV Movie)
 1965 Kaoyaku
 1964 An Outlaw
 1963 Boss wo taose
 1963 Bôsu o tosê
 1962 Gang vs Gang
 1961 Kiiroi fudo
 1961 Kiri to kage
 1960 Ôsen chitai
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Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (13 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
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Alternate Names:

Teruo Ishouy

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