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成瀬巳喜男 1905-1969

Overview
Works: 154 works in 310 publications in 5 languages and 2,265 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 成瀬巳喜男
Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young widow with family obligations, Keiko is the madam of an upstairs bar in the exclusive Ginza district of Tokyo. As she approaches 30, she realizes that her life is at a crossroads; she must either go into business and open her own bar, or marry
Bangiku Late chrysanthemums by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A moving portrait of geisha in their declining years
Kagirinaki hodō ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An absorbing character and class study about a carefree waitress who, after a series of dramatic events, ends up in a stifling marriage
Kimi to wakarete ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in No Linguistic content and Japanese and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every-night Dreams: A dockside bar hostess must contend with the return of her long-gone layabout husband
Koshiben ganbare ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flunky, Work Hard (1931, 28 min): An atypical breezy comedy about a poor insurance salesman trying to provide for his family. No Blood Relation (1932, 79 min.): A maternal-instinct melodrama about an actress desperate to reclaim the daughter she left behind
Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki When a woman ascends the stairs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Japanese and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young widow with family obligations, Keiko is the madam of an upstairs bar in the exclusive Ginza district of Tokyo. As she approaches 30, she realizes that her life is at its crossroads
Mother [Okāsan] ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in Japanese and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mother is a portrait of silent sacrifice and secret strength. The Fukuharas' struggles reflect the hardships facing many working class families during the postwar era."--container
Silent Naruse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in Japanese and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Street without end. Mikio Naruse's final silent film is a gloriously rich portrait of a waitress, Sugiko, whose life, despite a host of male admirers and even some intrigued movie talent scouts, ends up taking a suffocatingly domestic turn after a wealthy businessman accidentally hits her with his car
Ukigumo by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Amour fou in Tokyo. Adapted from Fumiko Hayashi's best-selling novel, Naruse's masterpiece contrasts two characters: a strong woman who relentlessly pursues her desire while hoping her lover and society will understand what she has to do to survive, and her lover who craves a conventionally validated social identity."--Container
Yama no oto ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young married woman satisfies her need for emotional intimacy by developing a close friendship with her father-in-law
The Japanese family ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1988 in Japanese and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presentation of modern Japanese family life through three contemporary films. The films are Yasujirō Ozu's Early summer (Bakushū, 1951), a gentle story of obligation and individualism centering on the marriage of a family's daughter; Mikio Naruse's Mother (Okāsan, 1952), an innovative rendering of a mother's self-sacrifice for the good of her family; and Yoshimitsu Morita's comedy The family game (Kazoku gēmu, 1983), a hilarious portrayal of an urban middle-class family caught up in a battle of wits against the Japanese educational system
Meshi by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in Japanese and Multiple languages and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young married woman is disturbed by the increasing emotional distance between herself and her husband
Nagareru by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The employees of a geisha house struggle with their diminishing status in Japanese society
Naruse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sound of the mountain: 'Adapted from a novel by Yasunari Kawabata, the first Japanese author to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, Sound of the Mountain typifies Naruse's preferred genre of shomin-geki (films about the daily lives of ordinary people)
Bangiku ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Combining three Fumiko Hayashi stories about ageing geishas, the film focuses on Okin, the ex-geisha who has embraced the new post-war economy most successfully and single-mindedly."--Container
Mother Mat ́ ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in Japanese and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of silent sacrifice and secret strength. The Fukuhara's struggles reflect the hardships facing many working class families during the postwar era
Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ukigumo (1955): A story of a young woman who served in Japan's forest service in Indochina during the World War II, and fell in love with a married co-worker while there. After the war, she returns to Japan, completely impoverished, and finds her lover comfortably re-established in his family and uninterested in fulfilling the idle promises he made during the war. While Mori is only willing to dally half-heartedly with her, Takamine remains obsessed with him
Iwashigumo Nuages d'été by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Japanese and French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un journaliste qui souhaite écrire sur les paysans d'une région proche de Tokyo, rencontre Yaé, une veuve de guerre qui lui raconte l'histoire de sa famille : la lente désagrégation de la propriété familiale après que tous les enfants ont choisi de s'en aller vivre à la ville puis leur dispersion... Sur l'évolution inéluctable du monde rural
When a woman ascends the stairs ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Japanese and Multiple languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The widowed Keiko manages a hostess bar in Tokyo's Ginza district. She remains faithful to the memory of her husband and supports her mother, brother and his son. The smiling mask she wears allows her to make a living, but the pressure to sell herself is unrelenting. Her business is failing and she must decide whether to raise the money to buy her own bar or marry one of the admiring affluent patrons
Hōrōki by Mikio Naruse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young novelist endures a series of personal upheavals en route to literary success. Her affairs with a handsome writer who encourages her to join a writer's group but betrays her in romance and an alcoholic writer who is at first supportive and eventually destructive prove costly for the talented writer. The film is based on the autobiography of Fumiko Hayashi, whose writings Naruse had previously adapted in the films Repast, Lightning and Late Chrysanthemums.--Harvard Film Archive
 
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Alternative Names
Mikio, Naruse
Naruse, Mikio.
Naruse, Mikio, 1905-1969
ナルセ, ミキオ, 1905-1969
成瀬 巳喜男 1905-1969
成瀨己喜男, 1905-1969
成瀬已喜男, 1905-1969
成瀬巳喜男, 1905-1969
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