Masatoshi Nagase ( is a Japanese 永瀬 正敏 Nagase Masatoshi, born July 15, 1966 in Miyazaki, Miyazaki) actor. He is best known in the West for his roles in [1 ] Friðrik Þór Friðriksson's and Cold Fever Jim Jarmusch's . Mystery Train [2 ]
Nagase was described by Todd Brown of
Twitch Film as "one of the great unsung heroes of Japanese film, a hugely reliable character actor with seemingly unerring taste in projects who - despite a huge body of work - remains largely unknown by name." [3 ]
Nagase co-starred in
Jim Jarmusch's (1989) with Mystery Train Youki Kudoh. He has starred in films such as [4 ] Sion Sono's (2001), Suicide Club [5 ] Shinji Aoyama's (2002), Mike Yokohama: A Forest with No Name and [6 ] Yoji Yamada's (2004). The Hidden Blade [7 ]
Filmography [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Shintani, Rie (21 September 2011). "Interview with Masatoshi Nagase". (in Japanese). Oricon Style
^ French, Philip (3 May 2009). "Film review: Funuke: Show Some Love, You Losers!". . The Guardian
^ Brown, Todd (29 December 2008). "Masatoshi Nagase Stars In GELATIN SILVER, LOVE". . Twitch Film
^ Lanthier, Joseph Jon (14 June 14, 2010). "Mystery Train - DVD Review". . Slant Magazine
^ Mes, Tom (22 April 2002). "Midnight Eye review: Suicide Club". Midnight Eye.
^ Brown, Todd (13 July 2005). "Mike Yokohama: A Forest With No Name Review". Twitch Film.
^ Schager, Nick (16 September 16, 2005). "The Hidden Blade - Film Review". Slant Magazine.
^ "第29回ヨコハマ映画祭 2007年日本映画個人賞" (in Japanese). Yokohama Film Festival . Retrieved 13 December 2010.
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