WorldCat Identities


Works: 3 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 1,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  Fiction  History 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by 本間文子
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The murder of a man and the rape of his wife in a forest grove, seen from four different perspectives. Akira Kurosawa's meditation on the nature of "truth" transformed narrative cinema as we know it
Nora inu by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a pickpocket steals a rookie detective's gun on a hot, crowded bus, the cop goes undercover in a desperate attempt to right the wrong. Kurosawa's thrilling noir probes the squalid world of postwar Japan and the nature of the criminal mind
Stray dog by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )
in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A bad day gets worse for rookie detective Murakami when a pickpocket steals his gun on a hot, crowded bus. Desperate to right the wrong, he goes undercover, scavenging Tokyo's sweltering streets for the thief, whose desperation has led him to a life of crime. With each step, the cop and the criminal's lives become more intertwined and the investigation becomes an examination of Murakami's own dark side
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.27 (from 0.27 for Rashōmon ... to 0.39 for Stray dog ...)
Alternative Names
Honma, Atsuko, 1910-
Honma, Ayako, 1910-
Honma, Noriko, 1910-
Japanese (11)