Kozaburo Yoshimura

Genji monogatari / The Tale of Genji (1951)  Video

Posted by Rare-1 at April 17, 2016
Genji monogatari / The Tale of Genji (1951)

Genji monogatari / The Tale of Genji (1951)
DVDRip | MKV | 720 x 478 | AVC @ 1850 Kbps | 123 min | 1.82 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 256 Kbps | Subs: English (Embedded)
Genre: Drama | Japan

Based on the classic novel by Murasaki Shikibu, written over 1000 years ago. Genji, the son of the emperor, has gained renown among the nobility of Kyoto for his charm and good looks, yet he cannot stop himself from pursuing the one object of desire he must never obtain: his father's young and beautiful bride. Following the tragic consequences of his obsession, Genji wanders from one affair to another, always seeking some sort of resolution to his life.

Okami (1955)  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Feb. 1, 2014
Okami (1955)

Wolf (1955)
A Film by Kaneto Shindô
DVD9 Custom | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 4:3 | 02:07:30 | 6,78 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 1.0 @ 224 Kbps | Subs: English (added), Japanese
Genre: Drama

Based on an actual event. A cash delivery truck is ambushed and robbed in a quiet highway. The perpetrators are neither gangsters nor habitual offenders. Instead they are good-hearted and law-abiding citizens. These five persons are rookie insurance salespersons who find it impossible to meet their quotas or get work elsewhere.

When the Last Sword is Drawn (2003) [Re-UP]  Video

Posted by Someonelse at Sept. 9, 2012
When the Last Sword is Drawn (2003) [Re-UP]

When the Last Sword is Drawn (2003)
DVD9 | VIDEO_TS | NTSC 16:9 | 02:17:23 | 7,44 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subs: English
Genre: Drama, Action

Yojiro Takita's epic film set at the end of the Edo period in Kyoto tells the story of Kanichiro Yoshimura, a lone Samurai whose sole purpose in life was to make enough money to support his family. His fellow warriors initially view him as dishonorable for this mercenary approach, especially Saito, another member of the Shinsengumi, guardians of the Imperial capital. It is here that Kanichiro proves himself time and time again as a master swordsman, eventually earning the respect of Saito and the other samurai.

Graveyard of Honor / Jingi no hakaba (1975)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Jan. 1, 2017
Graveyard of Honor / Jingi no hakaba (1975)

Graveyard of Honor / Jingi no hakaba (1975)
Japanese | DVDRip | AVI | 608x272 | XviD @ 914 kb/s | 746 MB
Audio: AC-3 @ 192 kb/s | 2 channels | 01:33:45 minutes | Subs: English (idx/sub files)
Genre: Action, Crime

A look at the life of renegade yakuza, Rikio Ishikawa, particularly the years from 1946 to 1950 when his violent antics get him in trouble with his own clan, Kawada, and then with the clan of his protector, Kozaburo Imai. In these years, he can rely on Chieko, a young Tokyo courtesan who gives him shelter.

D-Amino Acids: Physiology, Metabolism, and Application  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 22, 2016
D-Amino Acids: Physiology, Metabolism, and Application

Tohru Yoshimura and Toru Nishikawa, "D-Amino Acids: Physiology, Metabolism, and Application"
English | ISBN: 4431560750 | 2016 | 357 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Bonsai and Penjing: Ambassadors of Peace & Beauty  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Oct. 15, 2016
Bonsai and Penjing: Ambassadors of Peace & Beauty

Ann McClellan, "Bonsai and Penjing: Ambassadors of Peace & Beauty"
English | ISBN: 0804847010 | 2016 | EPUB | 128 pages | 36 MB

Path of the Beast (1980)  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Sept. 3, 2016
Path of the Beast (1980)

Path of the Beast (1980)
DVDRip | MKV | 716 x 372 | x264 @ 1650 Kbps | 71 min | 1,06 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 384 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded+srt)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Pinku

17 year old Saki lives in a run-down hack with her mom who survives by pushing a food cart from dawn to dusk. Saki has dropped out of school, and when she's not helping her mother selling noodles in the streets, she's playing flesh-games with boyfriend Sotoo. In her spare time, the girl also entertains a truck driver named Ataru. She believes her promiscuity is a trait inherited from her mom. Determined to improve her lot in life (she doesn't want to grow up like her mother), Saki decides to stop seeing the two guys….

Echizen take-ningyo / Bamboo Doll of Echizen (1963)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Aug. 31, 2016
Echizen take-ningyo / Bamboo Doll of Echizen (1963)

Echizen take-ningyo / Bamboo Doll of Echizen (1963)
Japanese | DVDRip | MKV | 716x388 | AVC @ 2008 Kbps | 1.74 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 192 Kbps | 2 channels | 01:52:48 minutes | Subtitles: English (embedded)
Genre: Drama, Romance

Based on a novel by Tsutomu Mizukami, a celebrated writer whose fictions also furnished plots for directors from Tadashi Imai to Masahiro Shinoda, this haunting melodrama focuses on a young bamboo worker who takes his father's prostitute as his wife.

Norman S. Brommelle, Perry Smith, "Urushi"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at May 8, 2016
Norman S. Brommelle, Perry Smith, "Urushi"

Norman S. Brommelle, Perry Smith, "Urushi"
Getty Conservation Inst | 1988 | ISBN: 0892360968 | English | PDF | 260 pages | 19.6 Mb

An in-depth examination of the Far Eastern lacquerware known as urushi, this book considers the art historical and scientific viewpoints and presents the priorities for urushi’s preservation and conservation.

Translational Research in Muscular Dystrophy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Feb. 5, 2016
Translational Research in Muscular Dystrophy

Translational Research in Muscular Dystrophy
Springer | Neurology | March 4, 2016 | ISBN-10: 443155677X | 199 pages | pdf | 5 mb

Editors: Takeda, Shin'ichi, Miyagoe-Suzuki, Yuko, Mori-Yoshimura, Madoka (Eds.)
Presents the latest developments in muscular dystrophy therapy
Introduces the global network for clinical trials
Written for both clinical physicians and basic researchers interested in neuromuscular disease