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Yoji Yamada

Lowest Rated:   79% Love and Honor (2007)
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Birthplace:   Osaka, Japan
Yamada Yoji graduated Tokyo University in 1954, the year he joined Shochiku as an assistant director. In 1969, he launched the popular "Tora-san" series, the world's longest theatrical film series. "The Twilight Samurai" (Tasogare Seibei (2002)) marks his 77th film as well as his 41th year as a director since his first film in 1961: Nikai no Tanin (Stranger Upstairs).

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet Nagasaki: Memories of My Son
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2016
No Score Yet Chiisai ouchi (The Little House)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2015
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Haikei, Kuruma Torajiro sama
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2014
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Uwasa no Torajirô (Talk of the Town Tora-san)
  • Director
2014
No Score Yet Dauntaun hirozu (Hope and Pain)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2014
No Score Yet Tôkyô kazoku (Tokyo Family)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2013
No Score Yet Otôto (About Her Brother) (Younger Brother)
  • Director
2010
No Score Yet Kyoto uzumasa monogatari (Kyoto Story)
  • Director
2010
86% Kâbê (Kaabee) (Kabei: Our Mother)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2008
79% Love and Honor
  • Screenwriter
2007
87% The Hidden Blade
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
2006
99% The Twilight Samurai (Tasogare Seibei)
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
2004
No Score Yet The New Voyage
  • Director
1999
No Score Yet Gakko II (A Class to Remember 2)
  • Director
1996
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro no endan (Tora-san's Matchmaker)
  • Director
1993
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro no kokuhaku (Tora-san Confesses)
  • Director
1992
No Score Yet Musuko (My Sons)
  • Director
1991
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro no kyuujitsu (Tora-san Takes a Vacation)
  • Director
1990
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Boku no ojisan (Tora-san, My Uncle)
  • Director
1990
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Shiretoko bojo (Tora-san Goes North) (It's Tough to Be a Man: Shiretako Longing)
  • Director
1990
No Score Yet Tora-san Takes a Vacation (Otoko wa tsuraiyo - Torajiro no kyujitsu)
  • Director
1990
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro monogatari (Tora-san Plays Daddy)
  • Director
1987
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Shibamata yori ai wo komete (Tora-san's Island Encounter)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1985
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro shinjitsu ichiro (Tora-san's Forbidden Love)
  • Director
1985
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Hana mo arashi mo Torajiro (Tora-san, the Expert)
  • Director
1982
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro ajisai no koi (Hearts and Flowers for Tora-san)
  • Director
1982
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Naniwa no koino torajiro (Tora-san's Love in Osaka)
  • Director
1981
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro haibisukasu no hana (Tora-san's Tropical Fever)
  • Director
1980
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro haru no yume (Tora-san's Dream of Spring)
  • Director
1980
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Tonderu torajiro (Tora-san, the Matchmaker)
  • Director
1980
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro to tonosama (Tora-san Meets His Lordship)
  • Director
1978
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro wagamichi wo yuku (Stage-struck Tora-san)
  • Director
1978
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro gambare! (Tora-san Plays Cupid)
  • Director
1977
No Score Yet Shiawase no Kiiroi Hankachi (Yellow Handkerchief)
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1977
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro aiaigasa (Tora-san's Rise and Fall)
  • Director
1977
No Score Yet Tora-san's Sunrise and Sunset
  • Director
1977
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo (Am I Trying) (It's Tough Being a Man) (Tora-san Our Lovable Tramp)
  • Director
1974
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro yumemakura (Tora-san's Dream-Come-True)
  • Director
1972
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Boukyou hen (Tora-san's Runaway)
  • Director
1971
No Score Yet Kazoku
  • Screenwriter
  • Director
1970
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo (It's Tough Being a Man) (Am I Trying)
  • Director
1969
No Score Yet Tora-san's Cherished Mother
  • Director
1969
No Score Yet Zero Focus
  • Screenwriter
1961
No Score Yet Gakko (A Class to Remember)
  • Director
No Score Yet Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro kurenai no hana
  • Director
  • Screenwriter

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