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Isao Kimura

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Cause of death  esophageal cancer
Role  Actor
Name  Isao Kimura
Occupation  Actor
Other names  Ko Kimura

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Born  July 22, 1923 (1923-07-22) Senda, Hiroshima, Japan
Died  July 4, 1981, Tokyo, Japan
Movies  Seven Samurai, To Live, Assassination, Pastoral: To Die in the Country, Anzukko
Similar People  Keiko Tsushima, Tomu Uchida, Hideo Oguni, Shinobu Hashimoto, Tadashi Imai

Isao Kimura (木村 功, Kimura Isao, July 22, 1923 – June 4, 1981), also known as Kō Kimura, was a Japanese actor. He appeared in several films directed by Akira Kurosawa. The first was Stray Dog (1949) as Yusa the criminal. Perhaps his most notable role was in Seven Samurai as the youngest of the samurai, Katsushiro.

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He died of esophageal cancer.

Partial filmography

  • Stray Dog (1949) - Yusa the criminal
  • Angry Street (1950)
  • Elegy (1951)
  • Dancing Girl (1951)
  • Seven Samurai (1954) - Katsushiro
  • Ningen gyorai kaiten (人間魚雷回天) (1955)
  • The Rice People (1957)
  • Jun'ai monogatari (1957)
  • Bushido, Samurai Saga (1963)
  • High and Low (天国と地獄)(1963)
  • Affair In The Snow (1968) - Kazuo Imai
  • Black Lizard (1968) - detective Kogoro Akechi
  • Secret Information (1969) - Goro Izawa
  • Baby Cart 6: Go To Hell, Daigoro! (1974) - Tsuchigumo Hyoei
  • Pastoral: To Die in the Country (1974) - Film Critic
  • Nagisa no shiroi ie (1978) - Toshihiko Kurahashi
  • References

    Isao Kimura Wikipedia


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