Shunsuke Kikuchi (菊池 俊輔, Kikuchi Shunsuke, born November 1, 1931) is a prolific Japanese composer. He specializes in incidental music for media such as television and film. Active since the early 1960s, he has been one of Japan's most highly demanded film and TV composers, working principally on tokusatsu and anime productions for children, as well as violent action films, jidaigeki and television dramas. Kikuchi has been inactive since 2017, when he stated that he was taking a break to be treated for an illness.
Movies & TV shows
Dragon Ball: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!
A short film called Dragon Ball was shown in September of 2008. After the tenth anniversary of The Path to Power, an animated Dragon Ball feature was released.
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The new doctor is named Dr. Slump is an alternate version of the original Dr. The second series ran for 74 episodes. There are references to the Dragon Ball series. A film is about the 1997 series. Th...
Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn
The machine was turned into Janemba by the demon. When trying to defeat the monster, they realized they had only one option.
Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon
The Z Warriors were told to open the box. A warrior named Tapion and a monster called Hildegarn were inside. A new technique can be used to defeat the monster.
Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: N-cha!! Excited Heart of Summer Vacation
The Norimaki Family, the Soramame Family, and the Dr. are all related to the same person. The summer resort that Mashirito ends up at is really a haunted castle filled with monsters. While enjoying th...
Dragon Ball Z: Broly – Second Coming
Saiyan crawled to the Super Saiyan after the crash. After shouting out in frustration, the wounded man turned into a normal person. He was trapped in the place that froze and fell into a coma.
Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly
Mr. Mr. Jaga Bada. Satan and his sparring partner have been invited to a match. Satan follows Trunks and Goten because he owes her money. The Super Saiyan was brought back by Jaga Bada's scientist.
Manila Gokudo Wars
Shuji Kanzaki, who lives in the underworld of Manila, winds up in a fierce battle with Japan's biggest gangster.
Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks
Since the beginning of the killing rampage thirteen years ago, Son Gohan is the only one fighting back. He taught Trunks how to survive. It's possible to change the future.
Dragon Ball Z: Broly – The Legendary Super Saiyan
While the Saiyan Paragus convinces Vegeta to rule a new planet, King Kai warns him of the destruction that will come from an unknown Super Saiyan.
Dragon Ball Z: Bojack Unbound
Mr. There is a competition. Everyone is invited to join Satan. Bojack escaped his prison and is competing. Bojack will have to be defeated.
Dragon Ball Z: Super Android 13!
Dr. After he woke up, Gero immediately sent his phones to the mall. After the defeat of #14 and #15, #13 absorbs their inner computers and becomes a super being greater than the original three. It's u...
Shingo's Ten Duels
The classic tale of the shogun's illegitimate son Aoi Shingo is told in three parts as he strives to become the greatest fencer in Japan, while his father Shogun Tokugawa Yoshimune seeks to reunite wi...
Dragon Ball Z: The Tree of Might
A group of space pirates must stop consuming fruit from the Tree of Might before it depletes Earth's energy.
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Dragon Ball: Goku's Traffic Safety
The characters from "Dragon Ball" are in a film. A boy is almost run over by a car on his way to a party. Launch taught him about traffic safety. After running through traffic to see Suno, Goku got a ...
Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure
The two fighters were supposed to become ultimate fighters. They were arranged to compete by him. A member of the ruler's household is trying to get money and power from the royal by using the Dragonb...
Charge! Men's Private School
Otokojuku is a private school for juvenile delinquents. Japanese chivalry is taught at this school. The classes are overwhelmed by violence. Those who survive become true men.
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Gohan discovered a boy in the mountains. He was trained in martial arts by Gohan. The very strong boy was alone. The girl was brought to the home of Goku by her search for Dragon Balls. They were goin...
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Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hoyoyo! City of Dreams, Mechapolis
Children are lured to Metropolis only to find that the renowned, mythical city may not be the happy-go-lucky utopia they'd thought it would be.
Kyoudai Ken Byclosser
Kyoudai Ken Byclosser was a serial Tokusatsu created by Shotaro Ishinomori (Ishinomori Productions) and Toei Company, in co-production with Nippon Television. The series consisted of 34 episodes, and ...
Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hoyoyo, Great Round-the-World Race
Dr. Slump is the third Dr. There are three films in the theatrical films series. It was released in 1983.
A man and a woman drift ashore after a typhoon. The man, dead, is an escaped perpetrator, and the woman, alive, is a hairdresser Masako. A detective in charge of an embezzlement case is tracking the w...
White Snake Enchantment
Uta married a priest who saved her when she tried to commit suicide at a waterfall. The love triangle between a lustful priest, his second wife and his son Masao.
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Dr. Slump is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama. It was serialized in Shueisha's anthology magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump from 1980 to 1984, with the chapters collected int...
Dr. Slump and Arale-chan: Hello! Wonder Island
Professor Senbei found a videotape of his father teaching him how to make a love Potion. The Wonder Island is home to the evil Gyaasuka Daimao. Senbei takes Arale and Gatchan on a wacky adventure to r...
The Wild Daisy
When Saito Masao was younger, he had a forbidden love for his cousin. He took care of his mother when he was 15. After falling in love with each other, the two were forced to live separate lives.
Gamera: Super Monster
Three good and powerful superwomen befriend a young boy who has a special connection to Gamera as a massive alien craft heads to Earth to do evil. All of Gamera's old foes are summoned by the alien sh...
Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur
The basis for the 1980 animated film, Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur, was the popular comic book and animation series, Doraemon. The first feature-length Doraemon film was released a year after the premi...
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Message from Space: Galactic Wars
The 15th solar system is invaded by the Stressos. Two men, Ryû and Ayato, and a man-ape, Baru, organize the resistance. They are helped by Eolia, a mysterious woman traveling on a three masted space s...
Falcons of Edo
In the 1770's, the shrewdest man of the age, Tanuma Okitsugu, had abused his political power, and the corruption of government officials and moral decay of the public were prevalent. At that time, th...
The Unfettered Shogun
Set in the 18th century, the show follows the Shogun Yoshimune, who likes to disguise himself as a low-ranking samurai and go into his capital of Edo to see the life of the common man, as well as to s...
Short and Fat
A high-school student rescues his baseball team. Live-action adaptation of Shinji Mizushima's manga "Dokaben".
Curse of the Inugami
Outsiders from a major Tokyo mining corporation destroy a small shrine and crush a dog in a rural village with a long standing curse from the Dog God. The Dog God started to kill people after a mining...
Sonny Chiba is playing a karate master who is attacked and left crippled and blind in one eye. He trains his daughter to avenge his friend's murder.
The Classroom of Terror
Yusaku Matsuda plays an ex-boxer who killed an opponent during a fight. He is brought into a school to deal with a gang of disruptive students led by Hiroshi Tachi.
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Sindbad the Sailor
More than 1200 years ago, the impish Sindbad, a mischievous boy full of curiosity, sneaks into the royal palace to watch acrobatic performances and learns that a wide world awaits beyond Baghdad. Afte...
Kamen Rider Stronger the Movie
Waniida from Black Satan attacks a young boy and long-time Kamen Rider ally Tōbei Tachibana, but Kamen Rider Stronger and Electro Wave Human Tackle run in to make the save. However, Shigeru and Yuriko...
13 Steps of Maki: The Young Aristocrats
Maki 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?
Karate Bear Fighter
Masutatsu Oyama is recruited by his former Army friend to work for a crew of gangsters, but when they kill both his girlfriend and his best friend, Oyama flees away to a small town where he both learn...
The Star of the Seine
La Seine no Hoshi is an anime series by Sunrise, which premiered in Japan on Fuji TV from April 4, 1975 and finished its run on December 26, 1975, spanning a total of 39 episodes. The title translates...
Akai Giwaku. Sachiko is the 17-year old daughter of radiotherapist Professor Oshima. After exposure to radiation in the hospital, she develops leukemia. As if that was not enough trouble for one life...
The Return of Sister Street Fighter
A desperate young woman recruits a female martial artist and a tough-as-nails stranger to join her for a dangerous rescue mission when her childhood friend is kidnapped.
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Dragon and his sidekick, Kojiri, are fighting an evil organisation called Shadow.
Zero Woman: Red Handcuffs
She uses her own methods to deal with criminals. She was sent to prison for killing a rapist. A politician's daughter is kidnapped. After being released from prison, Agent Zero goes undercover to find...
Sister Street Fighter: Hanging by a Thread
Koryu is looking for a woman named Birei, who was kidnapped by diamond traffickers and had her hot rocks implanted into her buttocks. Koryu's sister is a mobster.
Hurricane Polymar is a Japanese series. Many of Tatsunoko's series were produced by Tatsuo Yoshida. Hurricane Polymar is one of the romanizations of the name. He has a special suit that allows him to ...
Sister Street Fighter
Lee Long is a martial arts champion who the police use as an undercover agent to investigate a drug ring that imported heroin from Japan to Hong Kong. The battle-royale with the drug gang is inevitabl...
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Kure Kure Takora
The main character of the show, Kure Kure Takora, wants everything he sees and says "Kure!" all the time.
Three Little Geisha
A young girl works as a geisha to earn money for travel.
Dr. Azuma creates robots to benefit mankind, but they unexpectedly rebel and begin to destroy everything in their paths. To deal with the catastrophe, Dr. Azuma's son volunteers to become a human robo...
Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable
In the third episode, Scorpion hides in a brothel. Her friend tries to keep her identity a secret, but the brothel's madam discovers that she is the ex-girlfriend of the vice officer who killed her lo...
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Ronin of the Wastelands
Continuing the tradition of the Yojimbo movies, Mifune Toshiro stars as Toge Kujuro, a wandering ronin who is looking for his own fame and happiness. With a sense of justice, he travels the countrysid...
Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41
Matsu is locked away in the bowels of the prison as revenge for attacking the warden and disrupting the smooth operation of the prison. She was able to take advantage of the visit of the dignitary. Th...
Female Prisoner 701: Scorpion
After being cruelly set up by a crooked detective named Sugimi (Isao Natsuyagi), whom she loved, Nami Matsushima (aka Matsu the Scorpion) (Meiko Kaji) is sentenced to do hard time in a women's prison,...
Gamera vs. Zigra
The moon base was destroyed by a spaceship. The dolphins are dying. Two men and two children are kidnapped and one of them is a Coca-Cola junkie. Two six year olds helped the fathers escape. People ca...
The Viper Brothers
The Killer's Killer
Takeshi Ijuin leaves for Chicago to be a cameraman, and a few years later returns to Japan. But he only learned the technique of homicide in Chicago. When he visits the graveyard with his father to pr...
The Little Hero
A five year old boy leaves his mother and grandparents to see his father who has gone to work in Osaka.
Rise and Fall of Chivalry
A reformed mobster is willing to help a former mobster.
Code Between Brothers: All New
When the boss of the Nakano Family decides to retire and makes a loyal follower the new boss instead of his own son, it causes strife in the family. Sides are taken and lines are drawn. Meanwhile, a r...
Brutal Tales of Chivalry 7: Hell Is a Man's Destiny
Shujiro Hanada went to prison after he slashed a few other players. The world has changed since he was released. The Great Kanto Earthquake claimed the lives of his father and sister. Jukichi invited ...
Gamera vs. Jiger
A stone statue was damaged. Eggs were laid in Gamera. The world's fair in Osaka is in danger as two boys in a submarine go on a dangerous quest to save Gamera.
Gamera vs. Guiron
Two young boys are whisked away to the mysterious planet Terra after sneaking aboard a spaceship. Gamera's old foe, Gyaos, and two female aliens have a penchant for human brains. The children are in d...
Brutal Tales of Chivalry 5: Man With The Karajishi Tattoo
The fifth in a powerful series looks at honor, brutality and duty. Hidejuro killed the boss of a rival family. He is taken in by a company of quarry workers, whose boss has a strict code of non-violen...
The Private Police
After the war, Kijima (Bunta Sugawara) returns to Tokyo where he meets Ôba (Noboru Andô), an Ex-Kamikaze pilot, and the two ruffians gather hooligans to join their group. In Ginza, the Togawa gang hav...
Showdown of Men 4: Tetsu, the White Tiger
Tetsu, is a honourable and noble yakuza caught in a conflict between rival clans, and obligations each has toward their yakuza boss and brothers. A railroad line brings changing times to a community. ...
Snake Woman's Curse
An old man dies of heartbreak when a cruel landlord is about to repossess his land. The old man haunts the landlord from the grave. Since the man died in debt, his wife and daughter are indentured ser...
Goke, Body Snatcher from Hell
The survivors of a plane crash in a remote area are attacked by alien creatures that turn their victims into blood-thirsty vampire.
Code Between Brothers 6
Sixth part of the series.
North Sea Chivalry
Inosuke, a former gangster, and his friends struggle to make a living as simple fishermen in this tale of chivalry and friendship among yakuza in the northern regions.
Showdown of Men 3
After being bailed out of trouble by a member of the Kaijima Clan, Ryuhei dedicates himself to saving the Kajima’s lucrative lumber business.
Game of Chance 2
Bungo is released from prison to find his son Kenichi in the care of strangers. Teruko, the woman originally looking after the boy, was forced to leave town and sell herself into prostitution. Bungo a...
Gambler's World 2
Thriller about a gangster and an outlaw who become friends despite their different outlooks.
Contemporary Tales of Chivalry 4
His business was sabotaged by the rival clan of Shujiro.
Code Between Brothers 2
The services of a wandering gambler, Seiji, are called upon to protect the turf of his loyal friend Risaburo.
Showdown of Men
Code Between Brothers
Saburo Kitajima is a famous enka singer who plays Katsuji, a traveling craps artist.
Terror Beneath the Sea
While covering a test of guided torpedoes, two reporters believe they see what appears to be a strange-looking swimming creature. They investigate the matter further and discover that there is a race ...
Game of Chance
Bungo becomes a single parent when his wife leaves him because of his drinking and gambling. Deciding to quit his vices, he works menial jobs, drifting from city to city. However, not completely losin...
The Golden Bat
A teenage boy discovers that the planet Icarus is on a collision course with Earth by gazing through his telescope. Scoffed at by the scientific establishment, the boy is kidnapped and brought to a se...
Code Between Brothers 3
A man is traveling.
Contemporary Tales of Chivalry 2
Hidejiro has a tattoo. The boss of the rival Sakaki Family was killed by the Soda Family. Hidejiro wants to avenge the Soda's attack on the Sakaki.
Contemporary Tales of Chivalry: The Lone Wolf
The families of the yakiuza are at odds.
Trigger Happy Romeo
Fifth film in the "Inu" series.
Brutal Tales of Chivalry
There was a pile of rubble after World War II. The Kamizu Group kept black-market and illegal items out of their open-air market. In order to become the most powerful group in the Enko area, Iwasa and...
The Ghost of the Hunchback
A hunchbacked caretaker presides over a forlorn mansion inhabited by the ghosts of his previous masters. An unbelieving trio (a doctor, his assistant and his niece) fail to heed the caretaker's warnin...
Blood of Revenge
Asajiro lives between a rock and a hard place, he has to keep his business clean and running, tame his late oyabun's hot-blooded son and suffer the throes of his impossible love for beautiful geisha H...
The Kingdom of Jirocho 4
The Jirocho gang is continuing their adventures.
The Glamorous Ghost
Based on the novel by Naoki Prize-nominated author Taro Takeshita, a thriller full of black humor. A jealous husband murders his adulterous wife, then embarks on a crusade to extort all the wealthy ...
Here Because of You
An uplifting drama about the bond between a group of high school seniors and their kind-hearted teacher, Mr. Yabuki. Faced with the rigors of growing up in modern times, students often look to Mr. Yab...
After losing all his money, Kizuka Keita, a seller on the black market, is trying to commit suicide. But he is saved by Morigen, a broker on the azuki beans market. A young man tries to regain his wea...
A film about the confrontation between two yakuza groups in the brutal Miike prison, which contained 1,500 inmates. The second film in the series Gambler / Bakuto directed by Shigehiro Ozawa.
Gang vs. Gang
The hero left prison after serving time for taking the blame for a fellow gang member's crime. The former gang boss seems to have gone to seed, with people now killing each other and dealing in drugs....
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Iron King is a superhero TV series. The series aired on the Tokyo Broadcasting System from October 8, 1972 to April 8, 1973, with a total of 26 episodes.
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