Shigeru Amachi (天知 茂, Amachi Shigeru, 4 March 1931 – 27 July 1985) was a Japanese actor. He appeared in more than 120 films from 1953 to 1984.
Movies & TV shows
Samurai Secret Agent
A master swordsman is ordered to go undercover on a mission to find and destroy a cannon factory being used by two samurai clans that try to usurp power and gain the position of shogun for one of thei...
The Beast and the Magic Sword
Waldemar Daninsky is going to Japan to find a cure for his werewolf curse.
Bounty Hunter 3: Eight Men to Kill
The exploits of bounty hunter Shikoro Ichibei are the subject of this third movie. The government of Japan is at risk of being bankrupted by the theft of almost half a ton of gold from the shogunate's...
Modern Lady Gambler
Fujiko wanders aimlessly through the country, seeking vengence on the man she onced loved, who betrayed her, and destroying her family and her life. When she discovers that man had already died, she l...
Girl Boss Blues: Queen Bee's Counterattack
The Japanese youth were involved in crimes. A girl boss can choose between boyfriends and bikes. Her female rivals questioned her power over the girls' gang. In a world of knife and gun fighting, bike...
A Scarred Life 2: Blood Will Tell
A crooked leader in the military and some capitalists are manipulating the president of the territorial yakuza organization. The plan is to get multiple family of the organized crime groups based in O...
Blackmail Is My Life
Though he has come from a rough background on the streets, Muraki (Horoki Matsukata) quickly rises through the ranks by means of his well-honed blackmailing instincts. Desperate to keep rolling with h...
The Silent Gun
A series of murders has been committed by someone with a new model gun. Daisuke was almost killed while investigating the case. He was with the daughter of a company president. The man who supplied th...
Showdown of Men 2
In World War II, students were trained to become Kamikaze pilots.
Sleepy Eyes of Death 8: Sword of Villainy
A band of disgruntled samurai want to avenge the death of their sensei, a political reformer who pushed for better provisions for the lower classes until he was assassinated by Shogunate agents. Their...
Showdown of Men
A dying man asked Zatoichi to give him a bag of money. When Zatoichi comes upon a small town that is being harassed by mobsters, he discovers that it was the man's young son. Zatoichi was made to ques...
A bunch of young, angry and penniless misfits are full of great vitality. They aren’t quite up to joining the yakuza and execute a variety of petty scams. After being approached by a yakuza and asked ...
Trigger Happy Romeo
Fifth film in the "Inu" series.
Sword of the Beast
Legendary swordplay filmmaker Hideo Gosha's Sword of the Beast chronicles the flight of the low-level swordsman Gennosuke, who kills one of his ministers as part of a reform plot. His former comrades ...
The Dedicated Gunman
Third film in the "Inu" series.
The Third Contest
Mondonosuke, a young sword student, has a bad dream about his sensei being killed in a duel.Consequently, he quickly returns to his sensei's dojo in Edo, where he has not set foot in three years.
The Third Shadow Warrior
In the mountain regions of Hida, the dreams of a peasant named Kyonosuke, who longed to be a samurai, come true when he becomes one of three doubles, of shadows, of Lord Yasutaka. After months of inte...
Shinobi no Mono 2: Vengeance
There was a period of time. The film begins with Nobunaga Oda riding. He was asked if he destroyed all the ninja who were against him. A person has water. The paige dies and we hear gunshots as two ni...
As winds of change sweep Japan, an honest man joins the Shinsenhumi out of admiration for its leader and because he wants to live and die as a samurai. However, as his involvement grows, reality and i...
The son of an executioner and the assassin he loved yet murdered learns of his origins, leaving his foster parents to avenge his mother's death.
The Lightning Sword
Shinjiro is a rambler, a single sword carrying lone wolf with only his fighting skills to protect him. He doesn’t know where his road leads, only that he must find his lost sister, and the ronin who s...
Kuro to aka no hanabira
Crime film distributed by Taiho.
Ken ni kakeru
The Tale of Zatoichi
A masseur has adventures. There will be a war between the town's gang and the village.
The Horizon Glitters
5 criminals organize a jailbreak in search of a cache of stolen diamonds.
Ren'ai Zubari Kôza
A omnibus movie consisting of the three parts: "Kechinbo", "Yowak" and "Kôshoku".
Japanese mystery film marking Yuka Mizuhara's film debut.
Two young crooks who scam betters in the race track are employed by a yakuza gang called the Shigemori Syndicate to steal a shipment of handguns from a rival gang. Somewhere in the process they find t...
Roar of the Bullets
At the end of the Greater East Asia War, young Amada Koichi and his father were wrongfully accused as spy suspects and his father died in prison after being tortured. Ten years later, Amada seeks for ...
Japanese comedy film.
Japanese war film.
Queen Bee and College Boy Ryu
Japanese action film.
Japanese crime film.
The Rambler Rides Again
The Rambling guitarist starts his journey with more challenge waiting.
From the king of Japanese exploitation films comes a criminal drama told in a semi-documentary fashion. The murder of the chief official of Kobe city's Customs triggers an investigation of a prostitut...
Freelance reporter “Scoop” Machida is hot on the trail of a prostitution ring called the Black Line, when he is framed for the murder of a young woman. Forced to clear his own name, the handsome jour...
Enigmatic Explosion of the Battleship Mutsu
During the naval battle of Midway in WWII, the battleship Mutsu was in its home port of Japan. The ship's officers and crew were upset that they weren't able to fight. There was a plot by saboteurs to...
After a young theology student flees a hit-and-run accident, he is plagued by both his own guilt-ridden conscience and a mysterious, diabolical doppelgänger. But all possible escape routes lead straig...
Japanese crime film.
The Pacific War and the International Military Tribunal
In 1941, overpopulated Japan faces an economic boycott and its armed forces push further to the south. And despite negotiations between Japan and the U. S. A. war is declared with the attack on Pearl ...
Quiet Dawn in the Front
Japanese war film.
Japanese spy film.
Elegy of a Geisha
1959 Shintoho adaptation of Kyoka Izumi's novel "A Woman's Pedigree".
Queen of the China Sea
Rika, a manageress of a night club is about to be arrested on suspicion of smuggling. However, she escapes through the assistance rendered her by First Lieutenant Yokoyama of the Japanese Naval Comman...
The Lady Vampire
Tamio takes Itsuko to an art gallery and the two find one painting is a nude portrait of Itsuko's mother, who disappeared twenty years ago when she was just a baby. No one knows the first thing about ...
The Ghost of Yotsuya
The ghost of a samurai's wife takes revenge on her husband.
Queen Bee's Anger
Part of the Queen Bee series.
Holiday in Japan
Japanese comedy film released to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Shintoho's founding.
sutâ dokusatsu jiken
Japanese crime film.
Japanese drama film.
First film in Teruo Ishii's Line series, also known by the literal translation of the title, "Secret White Line".
Ghost in the Regiment
A military police lieutenant fabricates evidence of treason that leads to torture and a firing squad for an innocent man, because he was Desiring another officer's new wife. The lieutenant rapes the w...
Udaka is a new, post-war city where corruption has already taken hold. A persistent district attorney wants to arrest and convict Katsumata, a laughing, self-confident thug. The D.A. gets an anonymous...
Emperor Meiji and the Great Russo-Japanese War
Meiji Tenno portrayed the ramp up to the Russo-Japan War. In addition to showing the political events that led to war, it also showed the era from the story of a farm family in rural Japan who sent th...
Nude Actress Murder Case: Five Criminals
Japanese mystery film.
Ghost Stories of Wanderer at Honjo
A samurai is saving a tanuki. The tanuki is determined to protect its rescuer when the samurai's wastrel son plots to kill his father.
The Military Policeman and the Dismembered Beauty
The Sendai Infantry left for Manchuria six months ago. The corpse of a young woman is found at the bottom of a well, but her face and limbs are missing. The military police can't determine the victim'...
Sashichi Detective Story: 6 Famous Beauties
Famed detective Dandy Sashichi tries to solve who's behind the serial murders of six beautiful women under the aegis of local showman Ibaragiya. The film opens with the sextet humiliating a respected ...
God of War Admiral Yamamoto and the Combined Fleet
The American Fleet was defeated by the Combined Fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy.
The Prosecutor and His Sister
A re-movie of a melodrama depicting brother and sister love was made into a movie. Kensaku Yajima and Akiko have siblings. The brother became a prosecutor and was in charge of the corruption case of h...
Fearful Attack of the Flying Saucers
A 1956 alien invasion tokusatsu film directed by Shinichi Sekizawa, the screenwriter noted for his immense contributions to Toho's Godzilla series by providing the screenplays/stories for the majority...
Revenge of the Pearl Queen
Kizaki, an upstart at a trading company has one more assignment for the day before meeting his lovely girlfriend, Natsuki for a date. Little does he know that he's walking straight into a trap set up...
Morishige no demakase shinshi
Horikawa Shinbei wants to use a stripper.
Horror film about a killer dwarf.
Takes place in one place, a beer hall, over the course of one evening. Uchida employs this concentration of setting and time to fashion a microcosm for a group portrait of Japan. One by one, the regul...
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