Actor Ko Nishimura (1923-1997)

Knightly Advice A Spectacular Showdown Shingo's Original Challenge

The Burmese Harp – Kon Ichikawa (1956)
Peach Boy – Tsuneyo Kobayashi (1956)
The Bad Sleep WellAkira Kurosawa (1960)
Intimidation – Koreyoshi Kurahara (1960)
Pigs and Battleships – Shohei Imamura (1961)
YojimboAkira Kurosawa (1961)
High and LowAkira Kurosawa (1963)
Bushido: The Cruel Code of the Samurai – Tadashi Imai (1963)
Thirteen AssassinsEiichi Kudo (1963)
Intentions of Murder – Shohei Imamura (1964)
Nemuri Kyoshiro 5: Sword of Fire – Kenji Misumi (1965)
Red BeardAkira Kurosawa (1965)
The Sword of DoomKihachi Okamoto (1966)
Eleven SamuraiEiichi Kudo (1966)
Rise Against the SwordHiroshi Inagaki (1966)
The Pornographers – Shohei Imamura (1966)
Zatoichi the Outlaw – Satsuo Yamamoto (1967)
Samurai Wolf IIHideo Gosha (1967)
Samaritan ZatoichiKenji Misumi (1968)
GoyokinHideo Gosha (1969)
Quick-Draw Okatsu – Nobuo Nakagawa (1969)
Zatoichi Goes to the Fire FestivalKenji Misumi (1970)
Hanzo the Razor: Sword of JusticeKenji Misumi (1972)
Lady Snowblood – Toshiya Fujita (1973)
Hanzo the Razor: The Snare – Yasuzo Masumura (1973)
Hanzo the Razor: Who's Got the Gold? – Yoshio Inoue (1974)
Under the Cherry Blossoms – Masahiro Shinoda (1975)

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

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