Actor Akira Tani (1885-1966)

Yojimbo Daredevil in the Castle The Secret of the Urn

Jirocho SangokushiMasahiro Makino (1952)
IkiruAkira Kurosawa (1952)
Seven SamuraiAkira Kurosawa (1954)
Samurai I: Musashi MiyamotoHiroshi Inagaki (1954)
Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji TempleHiroshi Inagaki (1955)
I Live in FearAkira Kurosawa (1955)
Yagyu Secret Scrolls, Part IHiroshi Inagaki (1957)
The Hidden FortressAkira Kurosawa (1958)
The Three TreasuresHiroshi Inagaki (1959)
The Human Condition I: No Greater LoveMasaki Kobayashi (1959)
Tales of the Underworld 2: The Last GunfightKihachi Okamoto (1960)
YojimboAkira Kurosawa (1961)
Daredevil in the CastleHiroshi Inagaki (1961)
ChushinguraHiroshi Inagaki (1962)
KwaidanMasaki Kobayashi (1964)
WhirlwindHiroshi Inagaki (1964)

(Key films outside the jidai-geki genre are listed in gray)

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