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Shûe Matsubayashi (1920–2009)

After starting at Toho in 1942, Matsubayashi's career, like that of so many others, was stalled by the Second World War. After serving in the Imperial Navy, to which he was fiercely loyal, Matsubayashi returned to the industry via the Shintoho studio in 1946. Shintoho gave him his first directorial job, Tokyo Dimples, in 1952. After returning to ... See full bio »

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The Last War Director
Yorû o sagase Director


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 1972 Return of Ultraman (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1961 The Last War
 1954 Jihi shinchô
 1953 Hawai no yoru
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He claimed to be the only Imperial Navy officer to become a film director.

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