Minoru Chiaki

Biography

Minoru Chiaki (千秋 実 Chiaki Minoru) was a Japanese actor who appeared in such films as Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai and The Hidden Fortress.

In Seven Samurai he was the good-natured samurai Heihachi and he was the first of the samurai to be killed. Ironically, in real life he turned...

17 titles Acting

6.3

Gray Sunset Hana ichimonme

1985 · Fuyukichi Takano

6.9

Libido Sei no kigen

1967 ·

7.4

Koto—The Lake of Tears 湖の琴

1966 · Kitao Momose

8.0

The Face of Another 他人の顔

1966 · Apartment Superintendent

4.8

Zero Fighter ゼロ・ファイター 大空戦

1966 ·

7.1

Cold Rice, Osan, Chan Hiya-meshi to Osan to Chan

1965 ·

Black Thief 黒の盗賊

1964 ·

6.1

Sasuke and His Comedians 真田風雲録

1963 · Yukimura Sanada

6.8

A House in the Quarter 五番町夕霧楼

1963 · Jinzo Takesue

7.4

A Carpenter and Children ちいさこべ

1962 ·

The Paper Crane 花の折鶴笠

1962 ·

7.5

The Inheritance からみ合い

1962 · Junichi Fujii

7.1

The Christian Revolt 天草四郎時貞

1962 ·

The Phantom Goblin まぼろし天狗

1962 ·

The Ambitious Youth サラリーマン一心太助

1962 ·

8.1

Run, Genta, Run! はだかっ子

1961 ·

7.6

Hero of the Red Light District 妖刀物語 花の吉原百人斬り

1960 · Jôsuke

7.4

Yataro's Sedge Hat Yatarô gasa

1960 · Kichitaro

8.5

The Human Condition II: Road to Eternity 人間の條件 第3部望郷篇/第4部戦雲篇

1959 · Onodera Heichô

4.8

Goblin in Stirrups 鞍馬天狗

1959 ·

Gigantis the Fire Monster

1959 · Kôji Kobayashi

7.3

Saga of the Vagabonds 戦国群盗傳

1959 · Jibu

7.4

Chikamatsu's Love in Osaka Naniwa no koi no monogatari

1959 ·

The Bride In Uguisu Castle 鴬城の花嫁

1958 ·

7.2

Little Peach 杏っ子

1958 · Saburo Yoshida

8.1

The Hidden Fortress 隠し砦の三悪人

1958 · Tahei

8.1

Throne of Blood 蜘蛛巣城

1957 · Yoshiaki Miki

7.5

The Lower Depths どん底

1957 · Former Samurai

5.6

The Vampire Moth 吸血蛾

1956 · Sango Kawase

7.3

A Wife's Heart 妻の心

1956 ·

5.9

Godzilla Raids Again ゴジラの逆襲

1955 · Kôji Kobayashi

7.4

I Live in Fear 生きものの記録

1955 · Jiro Nakajima

8.7

Seven Samurai 七人の侍

1954 · Heihachi Hayashida

6.8

Jirocho in Disgrace 次郎長三国志 第九部 荒神山

1954 ·

8.3

Ikiru 生きる

1952 · Noguchi

6.7

Vendetta of a Samurai Araki Mataemon: Kettô kagiya no tsuji

1952 ·

6.9

Beauty and the Thief 美女と盗賊

1952 ·

7.4

The Idiot 白痴

1951 · Mutsuo Kayama, the secretary

The Rainbow-Colored Flower 七色の花

1950 ·

Beyond the Hills 山のかなたに

1950 ·

8.3

Rashomon 羅生門

1950 · Priest