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Miyamoto, Nobuko 1945-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 256 publications in 5 languages and 3,028 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Children's films  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Comedy films  Juvenile works  Gangster films  Historical films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Nobuko Miyamoto
A Taxing woman by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

33 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryoko, Tokyo's hardest working female tax inspector, attempts to audit Gondo's busy "love hotel."
Osōshiki The funeral by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

23 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 391 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 )

25 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 184 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
Marusa no onna 2 A taxing woman's return by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miyamoto as the tenacious tax inspector is investigating a corrupt fundamentalist religious order
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 146 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, including five noble suitors and the emperor himself, all of whom she rejects. The reason behind these refusals is none other than her own mystic origin, which has a very different destiny in store for her
The tale of the Princess Kaguya = Kaguyahime no monogatari by Isao Takahata( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 128 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 )

10 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 3 languages and held by 22 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
Last dance by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

8 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in Japanese and English 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 )

6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 13 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
Tanz am Abgrund( Visual )

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

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
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 )

1 edition published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beerdigungszeremonie( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tampopo magische Nudeln; Essen und Sex ist im Grunde dasselbe ... by Jūzō Itami( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in German and Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

the main story is about trucker Goro who rides into town like a modern Shane to help Tampopo set up the perfect fast-food noodle restaurant. Woven into this main story are a number of smaller stories about the importance of food, ranging from a gangster who mixes hot sex with food to an old lady terrorizing a shopkeeper by compulsive squeezing of his wares
 
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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 (120)

English (17)

German (13)

Chinese (1)

Spanish (1)

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