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Hayasaka, Fumio 1914-1955

Overview
Works: 155 works in 571 publications in 6 languages and 9,267 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Samurai films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Political films  Gangster films  Film noir  Historical films 
Roles: Composer, msd, Author, Musician, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent, Compiler, Scenarist, Arranger
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Fumio Hayasaka
 
Most widely held works by Fumio Hayasaka
Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

47 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran samurai, who has fallen on hard times, answers a village's request for protection from bandits. He gathers 6 other samurai to help him, and they teach the townspeople how to defend themselves, and they supply the samurai with three small meals a day. The film culminates in a giant battle when 40 bandits attack the village
Ikiru = To live by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

34 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Japanese businessman dying of cancer wants to give something back to society before his death, so he decides to build a playground for children
Sanshō dayū = Sansho the bailiff by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

19 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sanshō Dayū: Based on an ancient legend, an unforgettably sad story of social injustice, family love, personal sacrifice and fateful tragedy. Two children set off with their mother to find their father, a noble banished for protecting farmers. Their guide separates them and sells the children as slaves to Sansho, a tyrant. After years, they escape. The daughter commits suicide; the son becomes a great lord, displaces Sansho, and sets out to find his mother
Norainu = Stray dog by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 750 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
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

42 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting psychological thriller that investigates the nature of truth and the meaning of justice, widely considered one of the greatest films ever made. Four people recount different versions of the story of a man's murder and the rape of his wife. This eloquent masterwork and international sensation revolutionized film language and introduced Japanese cinema, and a commanding new star
Yoidore tenshi = Drunken angel by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

20 editions published between 1948 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Sanada is an alcoholic, in part due to the despair that constantly assails him as he tries to keep the inhabitants of a post-World War II Tokyo slum as healthy as possible. Food and medical supplies are scarce, the neighborhood is around an open sewer, and the only place to buy medicines is the black market-- controlled by the Yakuza. Matsunaga, a young yakuza with a violent temper, seeks Sanada's help to remove a bullet from his hand, but Matsunaga's cough catches the doctor's attention. What follows is a wrestling match for Matsunaga's life. Will he follow Sanada's instructions and make the smart, healthy decision, or will he let the fabled yakuza code of honor destroy him?
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixteenth century Japan a village potter and his brother-in-law set out for the city to seek their fortunes in the spoils of war. Their neglected wives suffer the bitter consequences of their husbands' ambition as one is murdered by soldiers and the other is raped and becomes a prostitute
Hakuchi = Idiot by Philippe Miquel( Visual )

19 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Idiot, an adaptation of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's masterpiece about a wayward, pure soul's reintegration into society, updated by Kurosawa to capture Japan's postwar aimlessness, was a victim of studio interference and public indifference. Today, this "folly" looks ever more fascinating
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

25 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixteenth century Japan a village potter and his brother-in-law set out for the city to seek their fortunes in the spoils of war. Their neglected wives suffer the bitter consequences of their husbands' ambition as one is murdered by soldiers and the other is raped and becomes a prostitute
Primary colors by Mike Nichols( Visual )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Japanese and French and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of a sensitive young artist who is dragged through the mud by a tabloid entertainment magazine after an innocent encounter with a pop singer and decides to sue
Ikimono no kiroku I live in fear by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2016 in Japanese and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an elderly, stubborn businessman, so fearful of a nuclear attack that he resolves to move his reluctant family to South America. Kurosawa depicts a society emerging from the shadows but still terrorized by memories of the past and anxieties for the future
Piano concerto Overture in D by Fumio Hayasaka( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ugetsu monogatari by Jianer Goukou( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In sixteenth-century Japan a village potter and his brother-in-law set out for the city to seek their fortunes in the spoils of war. Their neglected wives suffer the bitter consequences of their husbands' ambition as one is murdered by soldiers and the other is raped and becomes a prostitute
Ikiru by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in Japanese and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Japanese businessman dying of cancer wants to give something back to society before his death, so he decides to build a playground for children
Shin Heike monogatari by Jianer Goukou( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The samurai leaders of the Taira Clan return victorious from fighting for their Emperor. Instead of recognition and reward, they are cheated and dishonored by the high courtiers who do not want to see the samurai warriors empowered. The samurai are forced to choose sides and re-examine their loyalties, ethics, codes of honor and their positions in a changing world.--Container
Chikamatsu monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th century Japan, illicit love between a merchant's wife and her servant leads to tragedy
Rashomon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour se protéger d'une pluie diluvienne, trois hommes, un bûcheron, un bonze, un domestique se réfugient sous les ruines d'un vieux portique mal famé, rash-o-mon, dans l'antique Kyoto. Le bonze et le bûcheron font tour à tour le récit d'une aventure où ils avaient été cités comme témoin. Au total, quatre versions du même évènement nous sont données
The lady of Musashino = Musashino fujin by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of Michiko, a disillusioned young woman trapped in a loveless marriage. She confides in her younger cousin, Tsutomo, and the two become close, but decide not to consummate their affair. He instead becomes involved with the flirtatious Tomiko, who is also conducting an affair with Michiko's husband. When Michiko finds that her husband has abandoned her, she decides to take fate into her own hands."--Container
Hakuchi by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous story of the too honest and good-hearted prince, the perverse beauty and the gloomy merchant's son takes place in Hokkaido instead of Petersburg. The beauty toys with the affections of both men, while the prince is also attracted to an upstanding general's daughter...After his international breakthrough and success with Rashomon, Kurosawa updated Dostoyevsky's novel with this minor classic. Following closely the plot of his favorite literary work but in a slavish manner, the Japanese master managed to capture the original's greatness filtered through his own sensibility
Yokihi L'impératrice Yang Kwei Fei by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in Japanese and French and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Empereur Huan Tsung se souvient... Inconsolable après la mort de sa première épouse, il finit par remarquer Yang, une jeune fille qui lui avait présentée le Général Lu-Shan. Il en tomba amoureux et en fit l'Impératrice Yang Kwei Fei. Parvenue au pouvoir, la famille de Yang en abuse, ne visant qu'à s'enrichir. Bientôt, ces excès provoquent la colère du peuple
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Ikiru = To live
Alternative Names
Fumio, Hayasaka

Fumio, Hayasaka 1914-1955

Fumio Hayasaka compositeur

Fumio Hayasaka compositore giapponese

Fumio Hayasaka Japanese composer

Fumio Hayasaka Japans componist (1914-1955)

Hayasaka, Fumio.

Hayasaka, Fumio 1914-1955

Hayasaka, Funio

Hayasaka Humiwo 1914-1955

Хаясака, Фумио

ハヤサカ, フミオ 1914-1955

早坂, 文雄 1914-1955

早坂文雄 1914-1955

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Norainu = Stray dogRashōmon