The Invisible Man Appears (1949)
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The Invisible Man Appears (透明人間現わる is a 1949 Tōmei Ningen Arawaru)Japanese tokusatsu science-fiction film produced by Daiei Motion Picture Company, and loosely based on the novel The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells. It was released to Japanese theaters on September 25, 1949.
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Staff role on the left, staff member's name on the right.
- Directed by Nobuo Adachi
- Written by Nobuo Adachi
- Story by Akimitsu Takagi
- Based on the novel The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells
- Produced by Hisashi Okuda
- Special effects by Eiji Tsuburaya
Actor's name on the left, character played on the right.
- Ryūnosuke Tsukigata as Dr. Kenzô Nakazato
- Chizuru Kitagawa as Machiko Nakazato
- Takiko Mizunoe as Ryûko Mizuki
- Daijirô Natsukawa as Kyôsuke Segi
- Kanji Koshiba as Shunji Kurokawa
- Teruko Ômi as Kimiko Chôsokabe
- Kichijirô Ueda as Otoharu Sugimoto
- Shôsaku Sugiyama as Ichirô Kawabe
- Mitsusaburô Ramon as Matsubara lead investigator
- Main article: The Invisible Man Appears/Gallery.
Kadokawa DVD (2014)
- Region: 2
- Audio: Japanese
- Region: A and B
- Discs: 1
- Audio: Japanese (Mono)
- Subtitles: English
- Special features: Booklet containing essays by Keith Allison, Hayley Scanlon, and Tom Vincent (first pressing), interview with critic and genre scholar Kim Newman, trailer for The Invisible Man Appears, and photo galleries
- Notes: Packaged with The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly. To be released on March 15, 2021.
- The Invisible Man Appears was one of Eiji Tsuburaya's earliest special effects projects. Tsuburaya would become renowned for his work on Godzilla five years later.
- Daiei would later produce a second Invisible Man film, The Invisible Man vs. The Human Fly, in 1957.
- Daiei's rival studio Toho would later produce its own adaptation of The Invisible Man, simply titled Invisible Man, in 1954. Eiji Tsuburaya would also work as a cinematographer and special effects director on that film.
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