Toshiaki Tsushima (津島 利章, Tsushima Toshiaki, 22 May 1936 – 25 November 2013) was a Japanese composer, mainly known for his film scores. Born in Okayama Prefecture, he graduated from the Arts Department of Nihon University in Tokyo. He died on November 25, 2013 of pneumonia.
Movies & TV shows
Ambition Without Honor
Seventeen year old Tetsuya kills the boss of a rival gang with the promise of being made. After seven years of prison, he discovers that he is all but forgotten by his Family. The two rival Families h...
Detective Kyosuke Kozu's Murder Reasoning II
Reportage writer Kenzo has made an interview appointment with Morishima, the mastermind behind the political and business world. On that day, Morishima is killed and a 200 million yen diamond is stole...
3 Movies · 1 TV show
Bandits vs. Samurai Squadron
The leader of a gang of thieves is a former samurai warrior named Kumokiri Nizaemon. He is attempting to rob the castle of his former clan.
The Shogun's Samurai
The Tokugawa shogun was poisoned by his son's retainers in order to get him the shogunate despite his stutter. The land was divided into warring groups after Iemitsu and his brother Tadanaga became bi...
The Yagyu Conspiracy
The subject of this story is who will succeed Hidetada during the Shogunate rule. There is a fight for power between the family and the daimyos. The Shogunate has been close to the Yagyu's for a long ...
The Fall of Ako Castle
The tale of the downfall of the Asano clan and the revenge of their former samurai is based on events in 1701-2. The death penalty was carried out when Lord Asano was tricked into drawing his sword in...
2 Movies · 1 TV show
The Shingo Case Files
Shingo is back! As an associate to magistrate’s office, Shingo rises up against evil to protect Edo’s modest people. Hard-boiled Jidaigeki staring Ryotaro Sugi.
The War in Space
Earth is attacked by alien spacecraft from Venus. But a Japanese scientist has constructed a space craft, the Gohten, with which he may save humanity.
Hokuriku Proxy War
Kinji Fukasaku shows battles between yakuza who value land over tradition in the setting of the Hokuriku region. Noboru Kawada will ignore his parents, brothers and tradition in order to survive.
Operation Plazma in Osaka
Amidst Japan's postwar economic boom, yakuza factions in Osaka fight for survival when Japan's largest crime syndicate plans a hostile takeover.
A police investigator cracks down on yakuza business, but once he realizes the police are in negotiations with certain factions, he sides with his own syndicate of choice.
Violent Panic: The Big Crash
Two bank robbers specialize in "smash and grab" style heists. The thieves dream of escaping Japan and going to Brazil...
Female Ninjas - In Bed with the Enemy
Female ninjas nudity and sword-weilding action directed by Takayuki Miyagawa is bawdy and thrilling! The female ninjas are sent undercover (sometimes under bed covers) to investigate the disappearance...
New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 3: Last Days of the Boss
The eighth sequel of the series is called "Fukasaku and Bunta" and focuses on the men of a lesser organization that are constantly bullied by the upper organization and "bleed in vain" in gang wars.
A geisha working in Tokyo's entertainment district earns a measure of reknown through her vaginal muscles. She gets the enmity of a rival geisha house because of her newfound fame. The two houses chos...
Gambling Den Heist
After eight years in prison, Takeshi’s mission is a big heist from his own clan’s gambling parlor.
Deep Throat in Tokyo
A model leaves her boxer boyfriend after he sustains an injury. Hideo is the heir to a corporate empire. Hideo's father lusts after Kumi. Takehiko sends his son away on a business trip so that he can ...
Graveyard of Honor
A look at the life of renegade yakuza, Rikio Ishikawa, particularly the years from 1946 to 1950 when his violent antics get him in trouble with his own clan, Kawada, and then with the clan of his prot...
The Decisive Power of Aikido
It's about the life of Ueshiba. He developed aikido. He has learned martial arts.
Hiroshi, a small-time racketeer, makes a name for himself extorting vulnerable companies and their directors for financial gain.
Story of a Nymphomaniac
The older of the two sisters has a relationship with a kimono trader. She tries to use sex to get to a better social position than her more conservative sister. She needs to leave the Buddhist monaste...
New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 2: Head of the Boss
The seventh in the shocking "Jingi Naki Tatakai" movie series, which exposes the true lives of the yakuza that is hidden by a mask of "jingi" The Owada and the Kyoei groups are fighting for territory ...
Cops vs. Thugs
When a lucrative waterfront development becomes available, the Kawade gang quickly use their political connections to secure the land. A crooked detective has been recruited by the acting boss of the ...
New Battles Without Honor and Humanity 1
The power struggle is the sixth chapter. The sixth movie in the series was created by Kinji Fukasaku and Buntawara, along with new ideas and a strong touch of realism. It can be called a Japanese secr...
Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode
While Hirono is in prison, his rival turns his own crime organization into a political party, which stirs up new tensions in their thirst for power.
Military Comfort Woman
The movie is based on a book by Kakou Senda about the use of women as sexual slaves by the Japanese Army during World War II.
The Street Fighter's Last Revenge
Terry Sugury was hired to recover one of the tapes that contained a formula for making heroin for a price of 200 dollars a pound. He gets crossed twice. He wants the tape to come back to him.
Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Police Tactics
As Japan prepares for the 1964 Olympic games, the public and press want the police to crack down on gangs.
The Street Fighter
Terry is a master of martial arts. Terry was hired to steal the daughter of a business magnate. He immediately offered to protect her when they tried to kill him. There will be a lot of fighting. Terr...
Return of the Street Fighter
Takuma Tsurugi returns to take on the Yakuza family that may be swindling money from charities to finance their own operations. Tsurugi concentrates on the mob even though the police are fighting him....
Battles Without Honor and Humanity
Shozo Hirono and his friends are in a war with the yakuza in the black markets of postwar Japan.
Kiba is back again, but this time he has fallen from grace and sent to prison for all the violent acts he has committed. Once he's out, he begins working as a bodyguard in a club that is crawling with...
In Japan, a karate master and anti-drug activist named Chiba holds a press conference to announce his plan to wipe out the nation's drug industry. He offers his services as a bodyguard to anyone who i...
Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Deadly Fight in Hiroshima
Repeatedly beaten to a pulp by gamblers, cops, and gangsters, lone wolf Shoji Yamanaka finally finds a home as a Muraoka family hitman and falls in love with boss Muraoka's niece. Shozo Hirono and the...
Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Proxy War
Shozo Hirono was able to create his own family. Noboru Uchimoto is an underboss.
A Woman’s Road
Poor Yoko knows she is getting played and used by a playboy, but she loves him with all her heart and soul.
The Pleasures of a Motel
Pinku from 1973.
Yokosuka Navy Prison
When a roughneck joins the Navy and goes on a rampage against his superiors, he is sent to the Naval Prison at Yokosuka.
Kogarashi Monjiro 2: Secret of Monjiro's Birth
Secrets surrounding Monjiro’s birth are revealed.
A man is confronted by a group pushing the envelope of violence.
Wandering Ginza Butterfly
Gang leader Nami (cult film legend Meiko Kaji) kills a member of a yakuza group and goes away to prison. Upon her release three years later, she’s a shamed woman confined to living in the shadowy worl...
A Narcotics Agent's Ballad
Undercover cop Kikuchi teams up with the Okinawa local police to clean up the narcotics and prostitution underworld.
Sex Up And Down
A con man sets up a consulting firm where he poses as a doctor specializing in curing people of their sexual problems and hang-ups.
Outlaw Killers: Three Mad Dog Brothers
The great Bunta plays a criminal who is sent to jail for the sake of his gang, but when he is released he finds that everything has changed and his gang has taken him away for being too violent. He tr...
A street thug is angry that his town has been overrun by two groups. He gathers his crew.
Trials of an Okinawa Village
A female of a trucking company had run-ins with bad guys. Her hometown is threatened by usurers. She needs her people to help.
The Gambling Nun
A young woman, an experienced gambler, enters a nunnery to atone for some of her father's crimes. When the nunnery runs into debt, she resorts to gambling and challenges the racketeer threatening to s...
Sex Comedy, Quick on the Trigger
Comedy about a car salesman who invents a condom against premature ejaculation.
Fate Deals the Card of Death
They meet in Niigata and fall in love. They promise to meet again a year later when they return to Tokyo. Sejiro was sentenced to five years in prison. Shizue got married to a yakuza boss who could he...
Delinquent Girl Boss: Worthless to Confess
Reiko was released from the reform school. She tracks down one of her classmates fathers, who runs an auto repair shop that the local Yakuza are trying to force out of business and take over, and star...
The Sucker's Blunt Dagger
A man aspires to be a big boss but falls in love with a beautiful woman boss.
Delinquent Girl Boss 3: Ballad of Yokohama Hoods
The local yakuza gangs dominating the port of Yokohama do not take well the invasion of their territory by a daring biker gang, led by a girl in black leather outfit and cowboy hat - reminiscent of th...
Thugs of Shinjuku
Fresh out of jail, a smart-mouth wise guy Goro takes the name “Big Brother Katsumata.” Not fitting in well with established gangs, he forms a rag-tag gang called “the Shinjuku Brothers.” The members o...
The Last Kamikaze
Japanese military leaders increase suicide attacks on Allied ships after World War II. The leader of the Kamikaze squad had second thoughts about suicide runs. When he has to deal with a pilot who won...
The Silk Hat Boss 2
The Silk Hat Boss becomes involved in a car imports business during his trip to Atami.
The Japan Derby Race
A story about a man who stakes his life on horse racing.
Delinquent Girl Boss: Tokyo Drifters
After helping a pregnant girl escape from their reform school and facing the resulting punishment, a clique of delinquent girls eventually reunites a year later in Tokyo to face different challenges i...
A Wad of Notes
A lone gambler tries to keep a yakuza family from taking over a festival in Kitakyushu. After away from his hometown for 13 years, Ryuji comes back and saves the town that is becoming run-down from ya...
House of Gamblers
Ken Takakura stars as Ryoji one of the Aramasa family's loyal lieutenants whao takes the burden of his family being insulted by the Tanuma's family goons, by retaliating on his own. After injuring the...
Silk Hat Boss
In a strange outfit and full of youthful energy, the Boss Kumatora raises hell. The first movie of a new series starring Wakayama Tomisaburo as Boss Kumatora from the Red Peony Gambler series. The Kum...
The Fort of Death
The second Bounty Hunter film, when master killer Shikoro Ichibei takes up the cause of a group of farmers being driven to despair by the vile Lord Ozeki. The villainous lord has driven them to mounti...
A yakuza member embarks on a trail of revenge for his murdered boss. Senzo, the successor of the Mita Family, searches for the man bearing a tattoo of a dragon who is said to be responsible for the de...
Big Time Gambling Boss
Tokyo in 1934. The boss of the clan that controls gambling agonizes and some of his followers propose to Nakai to take his place, but he refuses the offer and suggests they choose Matsuda, who is in p...
Ohyaku: The Female Demon
Ohyaku is a grifter who falls in love with a thief who recruits her for his plan to rob a shipment of government gold. She wants to avenge the people who betrayed her.
The Green Slime
A giant asteroid is heading towards Earth and some astronauts are going to blow it up. They return to the station with a green substance that transforms into monsters that feed off electricity after a...
Three closely associated gamblers have adventures in Yokohama, Hokkaido, and Macao. Gambling trio endure hardships to rescue Naojiro’s family.
Heiji, the Detective
Famous for his coin tossing when capturing criminals, an Edo detective, Heiji, launches an investigation into the mysterious murder of his friend Seigoro.
Samurai Wolf II
A group of prisoners are being transported to their executions and one of them looks like his dead father. There are crooked gold miners, a beautiful girl who is crazy and a dojo master who is obsesse...
The story of a vagrant samurai, named Kiba, who arrives at a village to defend a beautiful, blind woman against a sinister plot. Her attackers sent against another samurai, named Sana, who was without...
Sazen Tange and The Secret of the Urn
Loyal samurai Samanosuke is attacked, mutilated, and left for dead while carrying out a mission for his clan. He recovers but has lost an eye and an arm. Taking a new identity as Tange Sazen, he searc...
The Magic Serpent
In ancient Japan, a good lord is killed and his throne is taken by a wizard and his friend. The prince is saved from death by a magic bird. Ikazuki-maru embarked on an adventure to avenge his parents ...
Sword of the Beast
In Hideo Gosha's Sword of the Beast, a low-level swordsman kills one of his ministers as part of a reform plot. He decided to live in the wild because of the betrayal he received from his former colle...
The film is a good set-in-per-WW2 ninky type film.
Tale of Ninja Duty
Mumyo Tsunataro killed his betrayed fiance Orie and He flees to Utsunomiya. On his way he happens to saves Chisaka Hyobu's daughter Oyu (She is exactly like Orie) be attacked by ninja. Thus he stays C...
Meiji was the 34th year. A Japanese mobster is forced to work for the police to find out who stole a truck full of gold.
The Ninja Hunt
The Shogunate has a plan to abolish the Gamo Clan and four ninja are hired to fight against it.
Three Outlaw Samurai
A band of peasants kidnapped the daughter of a dictator in order to get him to reduce taxes. Two people from the magistrate's guard, Sakura and Kikyo, join the fight. The three outlaws are fighting fo...
The main character Tachibana Isaburo is released from prison and discovers that his boss is dead. He is offered to become the leader of the group, but refuses. A young fashion villain, a Yakuza boss w...
Group Burglars Break the Magistrate's Office
Eight villains, former pirates, gather to attack the magistrate's office. They develop a plan and begin their actions in secret, making full use of their special abilities. In the end, their plan goes...
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