The Gorilla Seven 

Za gorira 7 (original title)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Shin'ichi Chiba ...  Daisuke Kazami (1975) (as Sonny Chiba)
Etsuko Shihomi ...  Michi Nagareya (1975)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Enver Altenbay Enver Altenbay ...  ? (1975)
Elizabeth Maria Elizabeth Maria ...  Rosa Akizuki (1975)
Yûki Meguro ...  Yoichiro South (1975)
Tadao Nakamaru Tadao Nakamaru ...  Karyu Kusashi (1975)
Isao Natsuyagi ...  Fuyuki Takeshita (1975)
Akira Nishikino Akira Nishikino ...  George Ogata (1975)
Toru Ohita Toru Ohita ...  Narrator (1975)
Jirô Yabuki Jirô Yabuki ...  Tadashi Yorozu Minoru (1975) (as Jirô Chiba)
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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (1975)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Theme Of The Gorilla Seven
Written and Performed by Keitaro Miho
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Not so much a review as an appeal
25 June 2014 | by mike-37-195308See all my reviews

I enjoyed watching the show when it was rebroadcast on KIKU TV in Hawaii in the late 70s and early 80s. Anyone looking for footage of the show might want to inquire there as they certainly had the tapes at some point.

The show could best be described as a Japanese version of "The A-Team." A band of seven professionals with differing skills and personalities working on behalf of different people at risk.

One piece of trivia is that a major character of the show was portrayed by Meguro Yuuki, who also appeared in the Koya no Suronin series with Mifune Toshiro, as well as the NBC miniseries adaptation of James Clavell's Shogun.

At least the soundtrack for the series is available on CD.

I would love for the show to be available on DVD, or online.


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