The best movies with Sonny Chiba

List of the 10 best movies starring Sonny Chiba, order based on the average from the IMDB, TMDB and Rotten Tomatoes ratings
Sure Death 4: Revenge (Hissatsu 4: Urami harashimasu)
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Sure Death 4: Revenge (Hissatsu 4: Urami harashimasu)

Role in movie:
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ollowing the local magistrate's death during a bloody massacre, a new maverick magistrate rides into town, and soon ends up toe-to-toe with the local law enforcement.

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Fall Guy (Kamata koshinkyoku)
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Fall Guy (Kamata koshinkyoku)

Role in movie: Actor (as Shin'ichi Chiba)
G

inshiro, threatened by poor repute and upcoming star Tachibana, forces his friend Yasu to marry Konatsu, Ginshiro's pregnant mistress; Yasu becomes a stuntman to make ends meet.

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13 Steps of Maki (Wakai kizoku-tachi: 13-kaidan no Maki)
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13 Steps of Maki (Wakai kizoku-tachi: 13-kaidan no Maki)

Role in movie:
M

aki is the leader of a female gang who fights for justice, but she ends up being framed and sent to a sadistic woman's prison. Will Maki be able to escape and take revenge?

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Sister Street Fighter (Onna hissatsu ken)
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Sister Street Fighter (Onna hissatsu ken)

Role in movie: Seiichi Hibiki
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ee Long is a martial-arts champion who the police use as an undercover agent to infiltrate a drug ring responsible for importing heroin from Japan to Hong Kong. When he is identified and imprisoned, the police pressure his sister, Tina Long, to help them locate and free him. She gets the help of Lee's martial-arts school, including the powerful Sonny Kawasaka, for the inevitable battle-royale with the drug gang, which includes masters of many different 'schools' of fighting.

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Geki Totsu: The Insanity of Emperor Iemitsu (Shogun Iemitsu no ranshin - Gekitotsu)
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Geki Totsu: The Insanity of Emperor Iemitsu (Shogun Iemitsu no ranshin - Gekitotsu)

Role in movie: Iba Shoemon
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emitsu, Tokugawa Shogun III, hates his eldest son Takechiyo; all his love is given to his younger son Tokumatsu. One day, he orders Takechiyo to an initiation rite in Yedo (today's Tokio). Takechiyo lives far away under the surveillance of Hotta Masamori, head of the Skura clan, where he was also raised. Hotta does suspect some kind of treachery, but he can not ignore the direct command of the Shogun. Therefore, he starts on his travel with Takechiyo and seven accompanying samurais. A large army under the command of Iba Shoemon, a vassal of the Shogun, attacks their night camp in the vicinity of a copper mine. Hotta dies in this first battle, but Takechiyo and the samurai manage to escape. They are chased by the army, and several skirmishes between the small force and the larger army follow.

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The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 2: Deadly Fight in Hiroshima (Hiroshima shito hen)
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The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 2: Deadly Fight in Hiroshima (Hiroshima shito hen)

Role in movie: Katsutoshi Otomo
R

epeatedly beat to a pulp by gamblers, cops, and gangsters, lone wolf Shoji Yamanaka (Kinya Kitaoji) finally finds a home as a Muraoka family hit man and falls in love with boss Muraoka's niece. Meanwhile, the ambitions of mad dog Katsutoshi Otomo (Sonny Chiba) draws our series' hero, Shozo Hirono (Bunta Sugawara) into a new round of bloodshed, culminating with the tragic demise of the young Yamanaka.

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Kill Bill: Vol. 1
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Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Role in movie: Hattori Hanzo
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n assassin is shot at the altar by her ruthless employer, Bill, and other members of their assassination circle. But "The Bride" lives to plot her vengeance. Setting out for some payback, she makes a death list and hunts down those who wronged her, saving Bill for last.

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Survive Style 5+
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Survive Style 5+

Role in movie: azama, Adversiting Company President
A

man continually trying and failing to get his wife to stay dead; a self-absorbed ad agency creative director who comes up with one unworkably inane idea after another; a Brittish hitman who only wants to know everyone's function in life; and an unfortunate office worker and father whose brain is left scrambled after a stage hypnotist is murdered in mid-performance.

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Shinkansen Daibakuha (Shinkansen daibakuha)
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Shinkansen Daibakuha (Shinkansen daibakuha)

Role in movie: Aoki
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uper Express bullet train to explode if it starts to travel below 80 km/h -- the source of inspiration for the movie "Speed". The film was later shortened and reissued internationally as Crisis Express 109, removing some of the human drama on the terrorist side.

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The Executioner (Chokugeki! Jigoku-ken)
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The Executioner (Chokugeki! Jigoku-ken)

Role in movie: Ryuichi Koga
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hree street toughs are hired to take down a Tokyo drug dealer in this hard-hitting Toei karate action film.

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Sonny Chiba

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Shinichi Chiba  (born January 23, 1939), also known as Sonny Chiba, is a Japanese actor and martial artist. Chiba was one of the first actors to achieve stardom through his skills in martial arts, initially in Japan and later before an international audience. Description above from the Wikipedia article Sonny Chiba, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
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