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Koreyoshi Kurahara (1927–2002)

Koreyoshi Kurahara was born on May 31, 1927 in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. He was a director and writer, known for Nankyoku monogatari (1983), Eight Below (2006) and Kaitei kara kita onna (1959). He died on December 28, 2002 in Yokohama, Japan. See full bio »


(age 75) in Yokohama, Japan

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Nankyoku monogatari
Eight Below
Eight Below Writer
Kaitei kara kita onna
Dai san no shikaku


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 1995 Hiroshima (TV Movie)
 1988 Umi e
 1986 Michi
 1985 Haru no kane
 1980 Zou monogatari (Documentary) (supervisor)
 1978 The Glacier Fox (Documentary)
 1977 Fushoku no kôzô (TV Series)
 1977 Daitokai - Tatakai no hibi (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #2.20 (1977)
- Episode #2.19 (1977)
 1975 Hissatsu shiokiya kagyô (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 Hissatsu shiokinin (TV Series)
 1971 Furyô shôjô Mako (as Koretsugu Kurahara)
 1969 Safari 5000
 1966 Ai no kawaki
 1965 Yoake no uta
 1964 Shûen
 1964 Kuroi taiyô
 1960 Intimidation
 1956 Nerawareta otoko (co-director)
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Alternate Names:

Koretsugu Kurahara | Yumiko Kurahara

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