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Miyamoto, Nobuko 1945-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 279 publications in 6 languages and 3,266 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Animated films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Juvenile works  Romance films  Gangster films  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nobuko Miyamoto
Tanpopo = Dandelion by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

68 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tampopo" follows a young widow who runs a small noodle restaurant in Tokyo and Goro, a cowboy hat wearing truck driver, as they attempt to devise the perfect bowl of top ramen
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

32 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in Japanese and English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryoko, Tokyo's hardest working female tax inspector chances on one of Tokyo's busiest "love hotels", owned by Gondo, a tax cheat extraordinaire. She realizes what a goldmine she has stumbled upon. Ryoko's attempt to audit Gondo is thwarted by his hilarious evasive maneuvers. The taxing women and her clever prey test their respective skills of detection and deception complicated by stirrings of mutual sexual attraction
Osōshiki = The funeral by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old man's unexpected death creates hilarious havoc with his family. The traditional three-day undertaking becomes a sly comedy of manners as the younger generation struggles with the complex rituals of the Buddhist ceremony
Minbo no onna = Anti-extortion woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feisty and resourceful woman lawyer is hired by a big hotel to deal with extortionists, and transforms timid hotel staff into an effective anti-yakuza task force
A Taxing woman returns by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

15 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to the 1987 film A taxing woman. A tenacious female tax inspector investigates a corrupt religious order in Japan
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari by Isao Takahata( Visual )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Retrouvée à l'intérieur d'une tige de bambou brillante par un vieux coupeur de bambou et son épouse, une toute petite fille grandit rapidement pour devenir une magnifique jeune femme. La mystérieuse princesse séduit tous ceux qui croisent son chemin, mais devra affronter sa destinée et être punie pour son crime".--Verso du conteneur
Sūpā no onna = Supermarket woman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small supermarket, "Shōjiki-ya" (English name: "Honest Goro") is threatened by a new big discount store, "Yasuuri Daimaō" (English name: "Bargains Galore"). The owner, Kobayashi Gorō, happens to meet Inoue Hanako, an energetic woman he knew in grade school. Hanako joins in "Shōjiki-ya" and revives and reenergizes the supermarket
"Ageman" = A-ge-man : tales of a golden geisha by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The foundling Nayoko becomes geisha. At the age of 18, she becomes an "official mistress" of a patron, a Buddhist bishop who soon rises rapidly. Nayoko is an "a-ge-man," who brings good luck to the man she serves. After the patron's death, she starts to work for a bank as a secretary. One day, she meets Suzuki Mondo, a branch manager of the same bank. As soon as they start dating, Mondo becomes a successful businessman, but he, an upwardly mobile serial playboy, leaves Nayoko, trying to marry the niece of the president to advance his career. Nayoko becomes a geisha once again with a new patron, but she tries to help Mondo, who is falling into a trap
Gei she ji shi de chuang yi cai hui yuCG she ji dian : 30 tao x 158 zhongPhotoshop + Illustrator she ji yu ji shu dian zi by Xingnan Gongben( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daibyōnin by Shisan Yidan( Visual )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day, Mukai Buhei, a movie director and an actor, spits blood in the middle of his love affair with an actress. Although he has cancer, his friend Dr. Ogata diagnoses his illness as a stomach ulcer. After having surgery, Buhei comes back to work to finish his latest movie which features a conductor who is facing terminal cancer. But soon Buhei collapses. Buhei's condition is getting worse, and the fear of cancer leads him to attempt suicide. But once Ogata informs Buhei of his illness, Buhei decides to accept his fate, and rather than depending on a life-support system in the hospital, he chooses to finish his last film
"Shizuka na seikatsu"( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mā-chan's parents leave for Australia and she needs to take care of her elder brother Īyō (English name: Eeyo), a mentally retarded young boy who is a gifted musician, and her younger brother Ō-chan, who is facing his entrance exam for a college. Unexpected happenings help her learn of the complexities of life outside her idyllic home
La leyenda de la Princesa Kaguya = Kaguya-hime no Monogatari = The tale of the Princess Kaguya( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Basada en una leyenda popular de Japón del siglo IX, llamada "El cortador de bambú". La historia nos cuenta cuando un par de tiernos ancianos encuentra a una niña muy pequeña, casi diminuta, en una planta de bambú; deciden adoptarla y cuidarla como su hija. Con el paso del tiempo se convertirá en una hermosa mujer, pretendida hasta por el emperador, pero ella tiene un destino distinto y muy importante que cumplir
Marutai no onna = Marutai by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Japanese and German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An actress Isono Biwako witnesses a murder. The victim is a lawyer who has been investigating a cult group. Biwako is able to identify the murderer, a member of the cult group. Biwako agrees to testify in court, and in order to protect her from the cult group, two cops are assigned to protect her
Junjō hen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tora-san falls in love with Yuko, who is renting a room at "Toraya" on the island of Gotō, but Yuko is there hiding from her husband, who one day shows up and wants to take her home
Die Kunst der Erpressung Minbo no onna( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in German and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Yakuza hat sich in Tokio das Hotel "Europa" als Ort für ihr Treffen auserkoren. Obwohl die Gäste unerwünscht sind, traut sich niemand, sie hinauszuwerfen. Man engagiert die Anwältin Mahiru Inoue (Nobuko Miyamoto, Frau des Regisseurs Juzo Itami), eine Spezialistin für das Yakuzamilieu. Doch auch sie scheint gegen die Mafiosi machtlos zu sein. Bis heute ist unklar, ob Juzo Itami 1997 wirklich durch Selbstmord starb
Tanz am Abgrund( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in German and Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hankyū densha : katamichi jūgofun no kiseki( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hankyu Railway's Imazu Line, 15 minute ride connecting the cities of Nishinomiya and Takarazuka, follows changes of the lives of various commuters as they interact with each other
Mone, Gohho, Pikaso mo chiryōshita e no oishasan : shūfukuka Iwai Kikuko no shigoto by Kikuko Iwai( )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Steuerfahnderin = (Marusa no onna)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Osōshiki = The funeral
Alternative Names
Itami, Nobuko 1945-

Miyamoto Joanne Nobuko 1945-....

Miyamoto, Nobuko 1945-

Nobuko Miyamoto

Nobuko Miyamoto actress

Nobuko Miyamoto japanische Schauspielerin und Sängerin

Nobuko Miyamoto Japans actrice

Миямото, Нобуко

نوبوكو مياموتو

نوبوکو میاموتو بازیگر ژاپنی

本多俊之 1945-

宮本信子 1945-

Languages
Japanese (169)

German (17)

English (16)

Chinese (2)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

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