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Tsuyoshi Kusanagi is a Actor Japonais born on 9 july 1974 at Ehime Prefecture (Japon)

Tsuyoshi Kusanagi

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Nationality Japon
Birth 9 july 1974 (48 years) at Ehime Prefecture (Japon)

Tsuyoshi Kusanagi (草彅 剛, Kusanagi Tsuyoshi, born July 9, 1974 in Seiyo, Ehime, Japan) is a Japanese entertainer. Kusanagi is a member of the popular Japanese idol group SMAP and has also appeared in a number of television dramas, variety shows and movies.

Usually with

Hideaki Anno
Hideaki Anno
(2 films)
Kōki Mitani
Kōki Mitani
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Tsuyoshi Kusanagi (10 films)

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Dearest (2012)

Directed by Yasuo Furuhata
Genres Drama
Actors Ken Takakura, Yūko Tanaka, Koichi Sato, Hideji Ōtaki, Kimiko Yo, Takeshi Kitano
Roles Yûji Tamiya
Rating69% 3.4851353.4851353.4851353.4851353.485135
The story follows the journey of a man travelling some 300 kilometres from Toyama City, Japan to his wife's hometown in Nagasaki Prefecture, in order to scatter her ashes into the sea. Along the way he travels through many famous locations (Osaka, the ruins of Takeda Castle, Shimonoseki City, the Kanmon Bridge, Moji-ku, Kitakyūshū, and Sasebo, Nagasaki), recalling experiences with his wife along the way. He also befriends and is assisted by numerous strangers.
A Ghost of a Chance, 2h22
Directed by Kōki Mitani
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Fantasy, Action
Actors Eri Fukatsu, Toshiyuki Nishida, Hiroshi Abe, Yūko Takeuchi, Kyōko Fukada, Koichi Sato
Roles Teruo Hoshou
Rating69% 3.492763.492763.492763.492763.49276
Emi Hosho, a third-rate lawyer without much of a future, is tasked with defending Goro Yabe, a man arrested for the murder of his wife. Without much hope of winning, Yabe proclaims his innocence, saying that he was under sleep paralysis at the time of the murder. Emi heads to the inn where Yabe stayed and encounters the ghost of fallen samurai Rokubei Sarashina, who claims he was the one holding Yabe in sleep paralysis. Rokubei is brought to the court as a witness. However, the prosecution denies the existence of the occult, asserting that Rokubei's testimony is inadmissible in court. So begins the struggle to prove Yabe's innocence.
Japan Sinks, 2h15
Directed by Shinji Higuchi
Origin Japon
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Adventure
Themes La fin du monde, Volcanisme, Films based on science fiction novels, Films about volcanoes, Disaster films, Films about earthquakes
Actors Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Kō Shibasaki, Etsushi Toyokawa, Akira Emoto, Hideaki Anno, Mayuko Fukuda
Roles Onodera Tosio
Rating56% 2.80042.80042.80042.80042.8004
Submersible pilot Toshio Onodera wakes up pinned inside his car in Numazu after an earthquake wreaks havoc in the city and nearby Suruga Bay. As aftershock triggers an explosion, a rescue helicopter led by Reiko Abe saves him and a young girl named Misaki.
Like a Virgin, 1h56
Directed by Lee Hae-young, Lee Hae-joon
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about education, Films about sexuality, Sports films, LGBT-related films, Transgender in film, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Ryu Deok-hwan, Baek Yun-shik, Lee Eon, Kim Yoon-seok, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Choi Jung-woo
Roles Japanese teacher
Rating64% 3.244093.244093.244093.244093.24409
Chubby high school student and Madonna-devotee Oh Dong-ku is a trans woman living with her abusive, alcoholic father. Dong-ku works part-time to save money for the sex reassignment surgery she craves. Despite being told that she has the perfect physique for ssireum, Dong-ku has no interest in taking up sports — but when she finds out about an upcoming ssireum tournament with a large cash prize going to the winner, she changes her mind and signs up for the team.
The Taste of Tea, 2h23
Directed by Katsuhito Ishii
Origin Japon
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about families
Actors Tadanobu Asano, Tomokazu Miura, Anna Tsuchiya, Rinko Kikuchi, Tomoko Nakajima, Kenichi Matsuyama
Rating75% 3.797223.797223.797223.797223.79722
The film is concerned with the lives of the Haruno family, who live in rural Tochigi Prefecture, the countryside north of Tokyo. Nobuo is a hypnotherapist. He teaches his son, Hajime, Go. Hajime becomes an excellent Go player, but he has a rough time with girls and puberty. Yoshiko refuses to be an average housewife and works on animated film projects at home. She uses assistance from grandfather Akira, an eccentric old man who is a former animator and occasional model.
The Hotel Venus, 2h5
Genres Drama
Actors Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Miki Nakatani, Teruyuki Kagawa, Jo Eun-ji, Lee Joon-gi, Masachika Ichimura
Roles Chonan
Rating64% 3.240033.240033.240033.240033.24003
In a strange world there is a secret hotel behind a shabby diner called the Venus Café, harbouring some unusual people where compelling secrets lie in each resident's heart—torturing secrets that have broken their emotional boundaries in the past. In this bittersweet, heart-wrenching story, there is a man by the name of Chonan (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi) who lives in the attic and works as a waiter or handyman at the hotel. Room 1 is shared by two residents: an alcoholic doctor named Doctor (Teruyuki Kagawa), and Wife (Miki Nakatani), who used to be a nurse but now works as a hostess living in the hope of Doctor's recuperation. In Room 3 lives a bubbly girl by the name of Soda (Jo Eun Ji), who came from a deserted town where no one's flowers flourished and who has a dream to open her own flower shop. Finally, Room 4 is occupied by a challenging young boy by the name of Boy (Lee Joon-gi), who carries around a gun longing to become a strong man and who wishes to become a hitman some day. Then there is the owner of the café, Venus, a mysterious transvestite with one bad leg.
Resurrection, 2h6
Directed by Akihiko Shiota
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantasy
Themes Seafaring films, Transport films
Actors Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Yūko Takeuchi, Yuriko Ishida, Shō Aikawa, Kunie Tanaka, Misaki Ito
Roles Heita Kawada
Rating65% 3.2851553.2851553.2851553.2851553.285155
Set in the city of Aso in Kumamoto Prefecture, the film begins with scenes of individuals immediately after they have experienced unexplained and mysterious resurrection. One man and woman are uncovering long untouched musical instruments in a daze, and in one case a young boy finds himself alone in the forest, having suddenly reappeared after vanishing years earlier.
Séance (2000)
, 1h58
Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Origin Japon
Genres Drama, Horror
Actors Kōji Yakusho, Jun Fubuki, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Hikari Ishida, Ittoku Kishibe, Kitaro (喜多郎 )
Roles Hayasaka
Rating66% 3.349433.349433.349433.349433.34943
Koji Sato (Koji Yakusho) is a mild-mannered sound technician who is married to Junko (Jun Fubuki), a waitress who possesses powerful psychic abilities. Though these abilities allow her to see and communicate with spirits, they interfere in her day-to-day life and make it difficult for her to hold down a normal job. She hopes to build a business around her psychic powers, but faces a daunting task of proving her abilities to a skeptical world. When Hayakawa (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi), a young graduate student in psychology, invites her into a study of the paranormal, she leaps at the ability to demonstrate her skill as a medium.
The Diary of Anne Frank, 1h42
Genres Drama, War, Biography, Historical, Animation
Themes Films about religion, Political films, Films about Jews and Judaism
Actors Gō Katō, Tsuyoshi Kusanagi, Tetsuko Kuroyanagi
Roles Peter van Daan
Rating65% 3.2870253.2870253.2870253.2870253.287025
Adaptation fidèle, pour le cinéma d'animation, de la vie des Frank immortalisée par le journal d'Anne, au cours de la Seconde Guerre mondiale, en Hollande ou ils vivaient caches de la police nazie. Otto Frank, le père d'Anne, avait réussi a organiser une retraite discrète, l'annexe, a Amsterdam même, ou bientot la famille Van Daan et le docteur Dussel qui fuyaient également les persécutions nazies les rejoignirent. Dénonces le 4 août 1944, les habitants de l'annexe sont tous arrêtes et déportes. Un seul survivra aux camps, Otto, le père d'Anne.