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Movies with Cinematography by Katsumi Yanagishima

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List of all films where Katsumi Yanagishima, cinematographer, did the cinematography. This list of Katsumi Yanagishima films/movies is sorted alphabetically and includes trailers of the movies when available. While this isn't necessarily a list of all Katsumi Yanagishima movies it does include the most popular ones. The films on this list include both big blockbusters and smaller indie films, but the commonality is that all of these movies were shot by Katsumi Yanagishima.

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Almost all Katsumi Yanagishima cinematography credits are included. While they usually don't operate the camera, cinematographers like Katsumi Yanagishima are said to have "shot" films. Cinematographers, better known as DPs, have the final say for any lighting and framing during the filming of the movie. These are the most famous movies where Katsumi Yanagishima did the cinematography. You can use the people in this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. {#nodes}
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  • A Scene at the Sea

    Susumu Terajima, Claude Maki

    Released1991

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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  • Achilles and the Tortoise

    Beat Kitano, Masatō Ibu

    Released2008

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Achilles and the Tortoise is a 2008 Japanese film written, directed and edited by Takeshi Kitano. The film is the third and final part of Kitano's surrealist autobiographical trilogy, starting with...  more
  • Battle Royale

    Beat Kitano, Chiaki Kuriyama

    Released2000

    Directed byKinji Fukasaku

    Battle Royale is a 2000 Japanese action thriller film adapted from the 1999 novel of the same name by Koushun Takami. It is the final film directed by Kinji Fukasaku, the screenplay written by his...  more

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  • Boiling Point

    Beat Kitano, Hisashi Igawa

    Released1990

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Boiling Point is a 1990 Japanese film written by, directed by, and co-starring Japanese filmmaker Takeshi Kitano. It was his second film as director and first film as a screenwriter. While Boiling...  more
  • Brother

    Tatyana Ali, Beat Kitano

    Released2000

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Brother is a 2000 film starring, written, directed, and edited by Japanese filmmaker Takeshi Kitano. It is also his fifth collaboration with Japanese composer Joe Hisaishi. This was also Kitano's...  more

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  • Dolls

    Kyoko Fukada, Ren Osugi

    Released2002

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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  • Getting Any?

    Beat Kitano, Hideo Higashikokubaru

    Released1995

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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  • Glory to the Filmmaker!

    Beat Kitano, Anne Suzuki

    Released2007

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Glory to the Filmmaker! is a 2007 Japanese film written, directed, edited by the film's lead star Takeshi Kitano. It is the second film in Kitano's surrealist autobiographical trilogy, following...  more
  • Go

    Kou Shibasaki, Ren Osugi

    Released2001

    Directed byIsao Yukisada

    Go is a 2001 coming-of-age movie, directed by Isao Yukisada, based on Kazuki Kaneshiro's novel of the same title, which tells the story of a Japanese-born North Korean teenager Sugihara and a...  more
  • Kids Return

    Susumu Terajima, Ren Osugi

    Released1996

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Kids Return is a 1996 Japanese film written, edited and directed by Takeshi Kitano. The film was made directly after Kitano recovered from a motorcycle wreck that left one side of his body paralyzed....  more
  • Kikujirō no Natsu

    Beat Kitano, Kazuko Yoshiyuki

    Released1999

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Kikujiro is a 1999 Japanese film starring, written, and directed by Takeshi Kitano. Its score was composed by Joe Hisaishi. The film was entered into the 1999 Cannes Film Festival. Kikujiro tells the...  more
  • Outrage

    Beat Kitano, Eihi Shiina

    Released2010

    Directed byBeat Kitano

    Outrage is a 2010 Japanese crime drama film directed by Takeshi Kitano. The boss of a major crime syndicate orders his lieutenant to bring a rogue gang of drug traffickers in line, a job that gets...  more

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    Beat Takeshi, Toshiyuki Nishida

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  • Shutter

    Joshua Jackson, Rachael Taylor

    Released2008

    Directed byMasayuki Ochiai

    Shutter is a 2008 American remake of the 2004 Thai horror film of the same name. The remake was directed by Masayuki Ochiai, and was released on March 21, 2008....  more

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  • Sonatine

    Beat Kitano, Susumu Terajima

    Released1993

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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  • Suicide Bus

    Youichi Nukumizu, Toshinori Omi

    Released1998

    Directed byHiroshi Shimizu

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  • Takeshis'

    Beat Kitano, Tadanobu Asano

    Released2005

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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  • The Grudge 2

    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Teresa Palmer

    Released2006

    Directed byTakashi Shimizu

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  • Tomei Ningen

    Seizaburô Kawazu

    Released1954

    Directed byMotoyoshi Oda

    Tomei Ningen is a black-and-white Japanese action / horror film, originally released in 1954. Produced by the Toho studio, the film is a loose adaption of the science fiction novella entitled The...  more
  • Zatōichi

    Beat Kitano, Tadanobu Asano

    Released2003

    Directed byBeat Kitano

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