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List of the best Tetsuro Tamba movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Tetsuro Tamba's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Tetsuro Tamba movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Tetsuro Tamba movies will be at the top of the list. Tetsuro Tamba has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Tetsuro Tamba movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Tetsuro Tamba films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Tetsuro Tamba role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Tetsuro Tamba performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Items here include everything from The Cat Returns to Harakiri.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Tetsuro Tamba movies?" and "What are the greatest Tetsuro Tamba roles of all time?"

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11'09"01 September 11 Ernest Borgnine, Tanvi Azmi, Akira Emoto - 11'09"1 September 11 is a 2002 international film composed of 11 contributions from different filmmakers, each from a different country. Each gave their own vision of the events in New York ...more

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Kwaidan Takashi Shimura, Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba - Kwaidan is a 1964 Japanese anthology horror film directed by Masaki Kobayashi. It is based on stories from Lafcadio Hearn's collections of Japanese folk tales, mainly Kwaidan: Stories and ...more

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The Water Margin David Chiang, Tetsurō Tamba, Danny Lee - The Water Margin, also known Outlaws of the Marsh and Seven Blows Of The Dragon, is a 1972 Hong Kong film adapted from the Chinese classical novel Water Margin. It was produced by the Shaw ...more

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The Cat Returns Aki Maeda, Tetsurō Tamba, Takayuki Yamada - The Cat Returns is a 2002 Japanese animated drama film directed by Hiroyuki Morita of Studio Ghibli. A spin-off of Whisper of the Heart, it was theatrically released in Japan on July 19, 2002 ...more

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Harakiri Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba, Akiji Kobayashi - Harakiri is a Japanese jidaigeki film directed by Masaki Kobayashi. The story takes place between 1619 and 1630 during the Edo period and the reign of the Tokugawa shogunate. It tells the story ...more

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You Only Live Twice Sean Connery, Donald Pleasence, Lois Maxwell - You Only Live Twice is the fifth spy film in the James Bond series, and the fifth to star Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The film's screenplay was written by Roald Dahl, and ...more

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All Men Are Brothers Bolo Yeung, David Chiang, Tetsurō Tamba - All Men Are Brothers, also known as Seven Soldiers of Kung Fu, is a 1975 Hong Kong wuxia film based on the Chinese classical novel Water Margin. The film was produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio ...more

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Bushido Blade James Earl Jones, Toshiro Mifune, Sonny Chiba - The Bushido Blade is a 1981 film, directed by Tom Kotani. Sonny Chiba, Toshiro Mifune, Mako, Laura Gemser and James Earl Jones appear in this movie. This was Richard Boone's last film

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The Happiness of the Katakuris Naoto Takenaka, Tetsurō Tamba, Keiko Matsuzaka - The Happiness of the Katakuris is a 2001 film directed by Takashi Miike, with screenplay by Kikumi Yamagishi. It is loosely based on the South Korean film The Quiet Family. The film is a surreal ...more

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A Taxing Woman's Return Tetsurō Tamba, Masahiko Tsugawa, Rentarō Mikuni - A Taxing Woman's Return, also titled A Taxing Woman 2 is a 1988 Japanese comedy film written and directed by Juzo Itami. It is the sequel to Itami's 1987 comedy A Taxing Woman. As in A Taxing ...more

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Tokyo: The Last War Tetsurō Tamba, Kyusaku Shimada, Masaya Kato - Tokyo: The Last War is a tokusatsu dark fantasy/historical fiction film directed by Takashige Ichise and distributed by Toho Studios. It is an adaptation of the eleventh book of the Teito ...more

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The 7th Dawn William Holden, Susannah York, Capucine - The 7th Dawn is a 1964 drama film starring William Holden, Capucine and Tetsuro Tamba. The film set in the Malayan Emergency was based on the novel The Durian Tree by Michael Keon and filmed on ...more

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The Five Man Army Bud Spencer, Peter Graves, Tetsurō Tamba - The Five Man Army is an Italian Zapata spaghetti western film taking place during the Mexican Revolution. The film was directed by Don Taylor and featured a script by a young Dario Argento. ...more

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Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky Philip Kwok, Yukari Oshima, Louis Fan - Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky is a 1991 Hong Kong martial arts film written and directed by Lam Nai-choi, and based on the Japanese manga Riki-Oh by Masahiko Takajo and Saruwatari Tetsuya. The ...more

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Bridge to the Sun Carroll Baker, James Shigeta, Tetsurō Tamba - Bridge to the Sun is a 1961 film, directed by Etienne Périer, starring Carroll Baker, James Shigeta, James Yagi, Tetsuro Tamba, and Sean Garrison. It is based on the 1957 autobiography ...more

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Shogun's Samurai Toshiro Mifune, Sonny Chiba, Hiroyuki Sanada - Shogun's Samurai, also known as "The Yagyu Clan Conspiracy" and "Intrigue of the Yagyu Clan", is a 1978 Japanese historical martial arts period film, directed by Kinji ...more

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Goyokin Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba, Yorozuya Kinnosuke - Goyokin is a 1969 jidaigeki film co-written and directed by Hideo Gosha. Set during the late Tokugawa era, the story follows a reclusive ronin who is trying to atone for past transgressions. In ...more

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Karate Bearfighter Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba, Etsuko Shihomi - Karate Bearfighter is a Japanese martial arts film made by Toei Company in 1975 and directed by Kazuhiko Yamaguchi. It is the second installment of a trilogy of films based on the manga Karate ...more

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Nihon Chinbotsu Lorne Greene ... Marshall Cole, Tetsurō Tamba, Nobuo Nakamura - Nihon Chinbotsu is a 1973 film directed by Shiro Moritani. It is based on the novel Japan Sinks by Sakyo Komatsu, published the same year. The film stars Lorne Greene, Keiju Kobayashi, Hiroshi ...more

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Prophecies of Nostradamus Takashi Shimura, Tetsurō Tamba, Akihiko Hirata - Prophecies of Nostradamus also known as The Last Days of Planet Earth or Catastrophe: 1999 is a 1974 disaster film by Toshio Masuda, inspired by the prophecies of Nostradamus. The film credits ...more

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Deadly Outlaw: Rekka Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba, Kenichi Endō - Deadly Outlaw: Rekka is a 2002 Japanese yakuza film directed by Takashi Miike starring Riki Takeuchi and Sonny Chiba.

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Pigs and Battleships Tetsurō Tamba, Hiroyuki Nagato, Takeshi Katô - Pigs and Battleships is a 1961 Japanese film by director Shohei Imamura.

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Silence Mako Iwamatsu, Tetsurō Tamba, Yoshi Katō - Silence is a 1971 Japanese drama film directed by Masahiro Shinoda based on the novel of the same name by Shusaku Endo on the entry of Jesuit missionaries to seventeenth century Japan. Mainly ...more

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Assassination Tetsurō Tamba, Eitarô Ozawa, Shima Iwashita - Assassination, also known as The Assassin, is a 1964 film directed by Masahiro Shinoda.

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Samurai Spy Shintaro Ishihara, Tetsurō Tamba, Mutsuhiro Toura - Samurai Spy, also known as Spy Hunter, is a 1965 film directed by Masahiro Shinoda, based on a novel by Koji Nakada. The legendary samurai Sasuke Sarutobi tracks the spy Nojiri, while a ...more

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The Fall of Ako Castle Toshiro Mifune, Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba - The Fall of Ako Castle is a 1978 Japanese historical martial arts period film, directed by Kinji Fukasaku. It depicts the story of the Forty-seven Ronin. The film is one of a series of period ...more

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The Shogun Assassins Hiroyuki Sanada, Tetsurō Tamba, Yorozuya Kinnosuke - The Shogun Assassins is a 1979 action drama film written by Kazuo Kasahara, Isao Matsumoto and Sadao Nakajima and directed by Sadao Nakajima.

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Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond Sean Connery, Ursula Andress, Honor Blackman - Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond is a 1967 made-for-television promotional documentary for the release of the James Bond movie "You Only Live Twice", featuring clips from earlier James Bond ...more

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Blind Beast vs. Dwarf Shinya Tsukamoto, Reika Hashimoto, Tetsurō Tamba - Blind Beast vs. Dwarf aka Blind Beast vs. Killer Dwarf is a 2001 film by Japanese director Teruo Ishii. It is the last film he directed. Mieko Tanaka, who was elected to the Diet in the 2009 ...more

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Shogun's Ninja Sonny Chiba, Hiroyuki Sanada, Tetsurō Tamba - Shogun's Ninja is an action adventure drama film directed by Noribumi Suzuki.

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Harukanaru sôro is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Tetsuro Tamba Movies
Harukanaru sôro Tetsurō Tamba, Asao Koike, Tatsuya Mihashi - Harukanaru sôro is a 1980 biographical and historical drama film written by Kaneto Shindô and directed by Junya Satô.

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The Wolves Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba, Hisashi Igawa -

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The Tattooed Hit Man Tetsurō Tamba, Bunta Sugawara, Masahiko Tsugawa -

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Three Outlaw Samurai Tetsurō Tamba, Mikijiro Hira, Makatari Fujiwara - Three Outlaw Samurai is a 1964 Japanese chambara film by director Hideo Gosha. The film is an origin-story offshoot of the original Japanese television series of the same name. The film involves ...more

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Yakuza deka Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba - Yakuza deka is a Japanese film released in 1970. The film stars Sonny Chiba.

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Demon Pond Tetsurō Tamba, Kenichi Endō, Masato Hagiwara -

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Yakuza Demon Tetsurō Tamba, Kenichi Endō, Riki Takeuchi - Kikoku is a Japanese yakuza film directed by Takashi Miike. The film reunites Miike with Riki Takeuchi, who stars as the main character.

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Battle of Okinawa Tatsuya Nakadai, Hideyo Amamoto, Tetsurō Tamba - Battle of Okinawa is a 1971 Japanese war film directed by Kihachi Okamoto from a screenplay by Kaneto Shindo with effects by Teruyoshi Nakano. It was released on a limited basis in the US by ...more

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Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs Tetsurō Tamba, Hideo Murota, Eiji Gō -

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The Executioner II: Karate Inferno Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba, Hideo Murota -

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Hunter in the Dark Tatsuya Nakadai, Kōji Yakusho, Yoshio Harada - Hunter in the Dark is a 1979 action adventure drama film written and directed by Hideo Gosha.

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Fumō Chitai is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Tetsuro Tamba Movies
Fumō Chitai Andrew Hughes, Shiho Fujimura, Isao Yamagata - Fumō Chitai is a novel by Toyoko Yamasaki. It has been adapted into a movie in 1976 and then twice as a television mini-series in 1979 and 2009.

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Blackmail Is My Life Tetsurō Tamba, Hiroki Matsukata, Yōko Mihara -

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Bullet Train is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Tetsuro Tamba Movies
Bullet Train Sonny Chiba, Tetsurō Tamba, Kei Yamamoto - Super 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 ...more

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Under the Flag of the Rising Sun Tetsurō Tamba, Sachiko Hidari, Noboru Mitani - Under the Flag of the Rising Sun is a 1972 Japanese film directed by Kinji Fukasaku. The film was selected as the Japanese entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 45th Academy Awards, ...more

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The Geisha Tetsurō Tamba, Ken Ogata, Asao Koike - The Geisha is a 1983 war drama film directed by Hideo Gosha written by Kôji Takada and based on the novel by Tomiko Miyao.

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Kyōen Kobanzame is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Tetsuro Tamba Movies
Kyōen Kobanzame Tetsurō Tamba, Kanjūrō Arashi - Kyōen Kobanzame is a 1958 black-and-white Japanese film directed by Nobuo Nakagawa. There are two parts of the film: the first part Kyōen Kobanzame zenpen and the second part Kyōen Kobanzame ...more

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Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron Tatsuya Nakadai, Tetsurō Tamba, Keiko Matsuzaka - Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron is a 1978 Japanese film directed by Hideo Gosha.