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John Fujioka

John Fujioka
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Nationality USA
Birth 29 june 1925
Death 13 december 2018 (at 93 years)

John Fujioka (born June 29, 1925 in Olaa, Hawaii, USA) is an American actor of Japanese descent.

He is best known for his work in the movies Steel Dawn, Pearl Harbor (2001) and Mortal Kombat (1995).

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Filmography of John Fujioka (23 films)

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Pearl Harbor, 3h3
Directed by Michael Bay
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Action, Historical, Romance
Themes Seafaring films, Politique, Transport films, Aviation films, Political films, Disaster films, Films about aviation accidents or incidents, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, Kate Beckinsale, Jesse James, Cuba Gooding Jr., Tom Sizemore
Roles Nishikura
Rating62% 3.106383.106383.106383.106383.10638
In 1923 Tennessee, two young boys, Rafe McCawley (Jesse James) and Danny Walker (Reiley McClendon), play together in the back of an old biplane, pretending to be soldiers fighting the Germans in World War I. After Rafe's father lands his biplane and leaves, Rafe and Danny climb into the plane and Rafe accidentally starts it, giving the boys their first experience at flight. Soon afterward, Danny's father (William Fichtner) comes to take him home. He calls Rafe a "stupid boy" and beats Danny. In an effort to protect Danny, Rafe hits Danny's father with an old propeller and calls him a "dirty German". Danny's father reacts by saying he fought the Germans in the trenches in France during World War I, and that he prays that no one will ever have to see the things he saw.
Mortal Kombat, 1h41
Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Martial arts
Themes Films about computing, Jeu, Sports films, Martial arts films, Films about video games, Films based on video games
Actors Robin Shou, Linden Ashby, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Talisa Soto, Christophe Lambert
Roles Chief Priest
Rating58% 2.9003552.9003552.9003552.9003552.900355
The film is centered on Mortal Kombat, a fight tournament between the representatives the realms of Earth and Outworld conceived by the Elder Gods amid looming invasion of the Earth by Outworld. If the realm of Outworld wins Mortal Kombat ten consecutive times, its Emperor Shao Kahn will be able to invade and conquer the Earth realm.
American Yakuza, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Martial arts, Action, Crime, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Viggo Mortensen, Ryo Ishibashi, John Fujioka, Michael Nouri, Nathan Jung, Jimmy T
Roles Isshin Tendo
Rating56% 2.802332.802332.802332.802332.80233
American FBI agent Nick Davis (Viggo Mortensen) works undercover, rising through the ranks of the Yakuza to infiltrate their operations. Adopted by the Tendo crime family, he is entangled with the Italian mafia, the Yakuza, and the FBI. In the end he must decide what is most important to him.
American Samurai, 1h26
Directed by Sam Firstenberg
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action
Actors David Bradley, Marc Dacascos, John Fujioka, Dion Lam, Antony Szeto
Roles Tatsuya Sanga
Rating49% 2.463032.463032.463032.463032.46303
Un père donne à son fils adoptif une épée que la famille se transmet de génération en génération. Son fils naturel est révolté de voir l'épée familiale entre les mains de son demi-frère. Tous deux maitres en arts martiaux, ils se disputent l'épée ancestrale.
American Samurai, 1h34
Directed by Sam Firstenberg
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Martial arts, Action, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films, Samurai films
Actors David Bradley, David Bradley, Marc Dacascos, John Fujioka, Antony Szeto, Dion Lam
Roles Tatsuya Sanga
Rating49% 2.463032.463032.463032.463032.46303
After a plane crash in the Japanese mountains, its only survivor—a baby named Andrew—is adopted by a samurai master. Andrew, along with the samurai's son, Kenjiro, are trained in the warrior’s way. Andrew excels in his training and soon surpasses his stepbrother’s skills. Kenjiro's jealousy pushes him to join the Yakuza, where he takes the Mafia oath and forsakes the moral values of the samurai’s code. He leaves his father’s home, swearing to one day take revenge on his brother.
V.I. Warshawski, 1h29
Directed by Jeff Kanew
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure, Crime
Actors Kathleen Turner, Jay O. Sanders, Charles Durning, Angela Goethals, Frederick Coffin, Stephen Root
Rating49% 2.4512152.4512152.4512152.4512152.451215
Victoria "V.I" Warshawski is a Chicago-based freelance private investigator who lives the part of the hard-boiled detective. But in her heart of hearts, she is a softy. One night, while she is drinking at her favorite bar, she meets an ex-Blackhawks hockey player named Boom-Boom Grafalk (Stephen Meadows). The two connect and a romance appears to be in the making. But Warshawski is nevertheless surprised when Boom-Boom appears at her doorstep later that night with his 13-year-old daughter, Kat (Angela Goethals) in tow.
Martial Law, 1h29
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Martial arts, Action, Crime, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Chad McQueen, Cynthia Rothrock, David Carradine, Tony Longo, John Fujioka, James Lew
Roles Chang
Rating49% 2.4532752.4532752.4532752.4532752.453275
Two cops - Sean (Chad McQueen) and his partner Billie (Cynthia Rothrock) are on the front line in the city's never ending war on crime. In addition to the routine small-time robberies they're dealing with on a daily basis, they must face a very dangerous and powerful man called Dalton Rhodes (David Carradine), who's not only a smuggler of guns and stolen luxury cars, but also a master of martial arts. Police are finding one body after another of mafia related people (all killed with bare hands). Sean and Billie have only vague clues in this case and no idea who's actually behind those murders. An aid in solving the riddle is to come from Sean's troubled younger brother Michael, who's found himself working for the mob boss Rhodes. Soon he'll learn that an easy way to get rich is also extremely dangerous and sometimes lethal.
Body Slam
Body Slam (1987)
, 1h29
Directed by Hal Needham
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical
Themes Sports films
Actors Dirk Benedict, Kellie Martin, Tanya Roberts, Charles Nelson Reilly, Billy Barty, John Astin
Roles Mr. Kim
Rating52% 2.6044252.6044252.6044252.6044252.604425
M. Harry Smilac (Dirk Benedict), once a successful music promoter, is having a hard time attracting talent and booking gigs for his sole client, the rock band Kicks. Behind on his car payments and owing a large amount to a banker, he reluctantly accepts a job finding musical acts for the fundraiser of an unpopular politician. Although not entirely happy with his new gig, Smilac finds a love interest in Candace Vandervagen (Tanya Roberts), the daughter of the politician's wealthy campaign booster.
Steel Dawn
Steel Dawn (1987)
, 1h40
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Action, Adventure
Themes Post-apocalyptic films, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Political films, Dystopian films, Disaster films, American disaster films
Actors Patrick Swayze, Lisa Niemi Swayze, Anthony Zerbe, Brion James, Christopher Neame, John Fujioka
Roles Cord
Rating51% 2.5500552.5500552.5500552.5500552.550055
An enigmatic swordsman named Nomad (Patrick Swayze), wanders through the desert in a post-World War III world. He searches for his mentor's killer, the assassin Sho (Christopher Neame). The war itself is never described, but there are hints that a new government rose soon afterwards, though it has lost power since.
American Ninja 2: The Confrontation, 1h30
Directed by Sam Firstenberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Martial arts, Action, Adventure, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Michael Dudikoffi, Steve James, Jeff Celentano, Gary Conway, Larry Poindexter, Mike Stone
Roles Shinyuki
Rating49% 2.4573152.4573152.4573152.4573152.457315
Now promoted to Army Rangers, Joe Armstrong (Michael Dudikoff) and Curtis Jackson (Steve James) are sent to a remote Caribbean island to aid the Marine Corps in investigating the disappearance of many of its soldiers. The commanding officer, "Wild Bill" Woodward (Jeff Weston) briefs them on the situation: four marines were captured, but he doesn't know who or what they are since terrorism is out of the question. A boy named Toto (Elmo Fillis) is the only witness when he saw two soldiers get beat up by a gang and then taken by a group of men in black suits. Both men look at each other, realizing that they've been in this situation before.
American Ninja, 1h35
Directed by Sam Firstenberg
Origin USA
Genres Martial arts, Action, Adventure, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Michael Dudikoffi, Steve James, Judie Aronson, Richard Norton, John Fujioka, John LaMotta
Roles Shinyuki
Rating54% 2.7060652.7060652.7060652.7060652.706065
Private Joe Armstrong (Michael Dudikoff) is conscripted into the U.S. Army by a judge, as an alternative to prison. Joe ends up fighting off the Black Star Order of ninjas while stationed in the Philippines. He saves Patricia Hickock (Judie Aronson) — daughter of Colonel William Hickock, Joe's commanding officer — from a kidnapping attempt. Although the rest of Joe's platoon is wiped out by the Black Star ninjas, Joe's popularity with his fellow GIs takes a nosedive, even as he is targeted for revenge by the Black Star Master ninja (Tadashi Yamashita).
Some Kind of Hero, 1h37
Directed by Michael Pressman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Political films
Actors Margot Kidder, Richard Pryor, Ronny Cox, Lynne Moody, Paul Benjamin, Ray Sharkey
Roles Captain Tan Tai
Rating57% 2.899322.899322.899322.899322.89932
Eddie Keller is a U.S. Army conscript private who was captured while deficating. He held in a POW Camp for years and due to his resistance to signing a confession to committing war crimesends up being one of the last POWs to be brought home from Vietnam. Keller endures several years of torture and deprivation at the hands of the Vietnamese Army. He finally relents to signing a "confession" admitting to war crimes to save the life of his cell mate.
They Call Me Bruce?, 1h27
Directed by Elliott Hong
Genres Thriller, Martial arts, Comedy, Action, Martial arts
Themes Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Johnny Yune, Margaux Hemingway, Bill Capizzi, Harvey Vernon, Eric Emerson, John Fujioka
Roles Master
Rating55% 2.7996652.7996652.7996652.7996652.799665
The movie opens with a young boy running to meet his grandfather (played by Yune), who lies dying on his bed. The young boy sadly explains that he could not find the medicine required to cure his grandfather's ailment and wonders aloud who will take care of him after his grandfather dies. His dying grandfather attempts to reassure the young boy, and explains that he should go to America. He further explains that when he was younger and working as a merchant marine, he met "the most beautiful girl" in America, and tells the young boy that if he goes there, she will take very good care of him. As the young boy is asking how to find her, his grandfather dies and the movie fades to black.
Who Finds a Friend Finds a Treasure, 1h39
Directed by Sergio Corbucci
Origin Italie
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films, Buddy films
Actors Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Salvatore Borgese, John Fujioka, Tom Tully, Giancarlo Bastianoni
Roles Kamasuka
Rating70% 3.544223.544223.544223.544223.54422
Alan is an inveterate gambler who accumulates a lot of debt and therefore is forced to flee, pursued by shady employers in the area. Charlie is an actor who advertises a jam taste horrible and must return home with a boat trip. Alan, still fleeing, hiding their Charlie's boat which just do not see it starting to not stand for his gab and his little tricks from young prankster.