Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Stats

Birth Name: Motohisa Nakadai

Age: 84, born 13 December 1932

Country of origin: Japan

Height: 5' 11"


Lists

377 votes
Almost Unrecognizable (88 items)
list by coroner
Published 8 years, 8 months ago 142 comments
34 votes
My Favorite Actors (30 items)
list by Aldenvdk
Published 3 years, 7 months ago 1 comment
28 votes
Greatest People (76 items)
list by Mr. Saturn
Published 4 years, 9 months ago 4 comments
27 votes
Favourite Actors/Actresses (19 items)
list by tarr
Published 4 years, 8 months ago 2 comments
25 votes
Action Heroes (and Villains) (422 items)
list by Gauntlet
Published 6 years, 7 months ago

Photos

1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

Description: Japanese leading man, an important star and one of the handful of Japanese actors well known outside Japan. Nakadai was a tall handsome clerk in a Tokyo shop when director Masaki Kobayashi encountered him and cast him in Kabe atsuki heya (1953). Nakadai was subsequently cast in the lead role in Kobayashi's monumental trilogy 'Ningen no joken' and became a star whose international acclaim rivaled that of countryman ToshirĂ´ Mifune. Like Mifune, Nakadai worked frequently with director Akira Kurosawa and indeed more or less replaced Mifune as Kurosawa's principal leading man after the well-known falling out between Mifune and Kuros ... (more)
Tags: Actor (2), Japanese (2), Japan (1), Male (1), Born 1932 (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
1. Seven Samurai (1954)
Rating:
8.6
1361 Watched
2. Ran (1985)
Rating:
8.2
633 Watched
3. Yojimbo (1961)
Rating:
8.2
553 Watched
4. Harakiri (1962)
Rating:
8.8
266 Watched
5. Kagemusha (1980)
Rating:
8
290 Watched




TV

Most popular
Most recent
Rating:
8.6
8 want to see
Rating:
8.2
8 Watched
3. Bokura no jidai (2007)
Rating:
5
1 want to see
Rating:
7
1 Watched
Rating:
8
1 Watched





Add Comment
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

Texhnolyze added this to a list 6 months, 1 week ago
Favorite Actors (14 movies items)
darthjoker12 added this to a list 6 months, 4 weeks ago
Batman Begins (1985) (14 movies items)

"Ra's Aol Ghul!"


Zinedine5Zidane added this to a list 1 year ago
Favourite Actors/Actresses (26 movies items)

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block