Date of Birth:
2 January 1926
Eisei Amamoto played in 6 movies in the Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Drama, Thriller, Music, Crime, Family genres.
Eisei Amamoto got succeed with average imdb rating 5.5.
One of Japan's most distinctive character actors, Eisei Amamoto is one of their cinema's few personalities who is easily recognizable to Western movie buffs. Tall (six feet) and skeletal of build, bony-faced and wild-haired (when not ensconced in a vast silver wig), Amamoto's persona inspired Woody Allen to dub him with an imitation Peter Lorre voice in What's Up Tiger Lily? (1966). He was better served by Paul Frees' menacing tones in King Kong Escapes (Kingukongu no gyakushu, 1967). But neithe... Read more