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香川京子

Overview
Works: 133 works in 322 publications in 6 languages and 5,653 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Samurai films  Biography  Interviews  Fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Tōkyō monogatari Tokyo story by Yasujirō Ozu ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tokyo Story follows an aging couple, Tomi and Sukichi, on their journey from their rural village to visit their two married children in bustling, post-war Tokyo. Their reception is disappointing: too busy to entertain them, their children send them off to a health spa. After Tomi falls ill she and Sukichi return home, while the children, grief-stricken, hasten to be with her
Tengoku to jigoku by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wealthy manufacturer is ruined by a kidnapper who demands a huge ransom for what turns out to be the man's chauffeur's son
Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru Bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Akira Kurosawa, the acclaimed Japanese director, adopts the American gangster-film style to weave a fascinating tale of corporate greed. The story focuses on a grieving son, (Toshiro Mifune), who seeks revenge for his father's murder as he infiltrates the corrupt construction company that was responsible for his father's death
Sanshō dayū by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an idealistic governor disobeys the reigning feudal lord, he is cast into exile, his wife and children left to fend for themselves and eventually wrenched apart by vicious slave drivers. --
Akahige Red Beard by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vain young doctor learns a valuable lesson from the dedicated director of a clinic for destitute patients
Mādadayo by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in postwar Japan, the film follows the last two decades in the life of Hyakken Uchida, a free spirited writer and teacher, highlighted by his relationship with his students who venerate him in his old age
Les bas-fonds The lower depths ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Donzoko (125 min.): Sutekichi, a vulgar, comical thief takes up residence in a slum flophouse inhabited by many eccentric, destitute people. Osugi, the cruel landlady, and her sister, Okayo, both desire him, and fight each other over him. Set in Edo-period Japan
Tōkyō monogatari by Yasujirō Ozu ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in Japanese and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An elderly couple travels to Tokyo to visit their grown-up children, but find themselves a burden to the family
Chikamatsu monogatari by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 17th century Japan, illicit love between a merchant's wife and her servant leads to tragedy
Donzoko by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working with his most celebrated actor, Toshiro Mifune, Akira Kurosawa faithfully adapts Maxim Gorky's classic proletariat play, keeping the original's focus on the conflict between illusion and reality
Mother [Okāsan] ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1952 and 1988 in Japanese and English and held by 83 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
Kakushitoride no san akunin by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Yuki escapes the clutches of an enemy clan. She hides in a secret mountain fortress with her loyal retainers, her faithful military commandant, and her clan's precious gold. They try to escape but on their way it's one chase, swordfight, and hair's breadth escape after another
Donzoko The lower depths ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies a group of destitute people sharing a hovel and creates a spectrum of characters who differ from one another in degrees of hope, resignation, and compassion. Explores each person's ability to create an image of himself that doesn't match reality
The bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Japanese and No Linguistic content and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grieving son seeks revenge for his father's murder as he infiltrates the corrupt construction company that he holds responsible for his father's death
Sanshô dayû L'intendant Sansho by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in French and Japanese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tōkyō monogatari Tokyo story ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: When an aging couple journeys to visit with their adult children in Tokyo they find they are an intrusion on the younger generation's life style; then generational conflicts are stilled -- momentarily -- by death. Special features include extensive documentaries on the director
Story of film Une histoire du cinéma by Mark Cousins ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sansho the bailiff ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an idealistic governor disobeys the reigning feudal lord, he is cast into exile, his wife and children left to fend for themselves and eventually wrenched apart by vicious slave drivers
Sansho the bailiff Sanshō-dayū by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1954 and 1988 in Japanese and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a medieval Japanese folktale, this is a story of an aristocratic family broken up by politics and slave traders has been considered Mizoguchi's masterpiece
Chikamatsu monogatari Les amants crucifiés by Kenji Mizoguchi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A la fin du XVIIe siècle, deux amants de classes sociales différentes vivent une passion adultérine tragique et résistent à la morale traditionnelle... Incontournable !
 
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Ikebe, Kyôko, 1931-...
Kagawa, Kyoko, 1931-
Makino, Kōko
Makino, Kōko, 1931-
Makino, Kyōko 1931- Wirklicher Name
カガワ, キョウコ, 1931-
池辺, 香子
牧野, 香子
賀川恭子
香川, 京子, 1931-...
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