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森雅之 1911-

Overview
Works: 192 works in 601 publications in 6 languages and 8,150 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Martial arts films  Fiction  Biography  Samurai films  Gangster films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Producer, Costume designer, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about 森雅之
Publications by 森雅之
Publications by 森雅之, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by 森雅之
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
91 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,371 libraries worldwide
A man is murdered, his wife is raped by a bandit. Kurosawa uses a stunning flashback technique to tell four different versions of what occurred
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( visu )
40 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 919 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
Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru Bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
19 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 671 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
Hakuchi Idiot by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
22 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Based on Dostoyevsky's fable of a holy fool, this story which takes place in Hokkaido in the winter is about a man who returns home after a stay in an asylum. He is being drawn toward Christianity, his antagonist is an anarchist
Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki ( visu )
4 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Japanese and held by 436 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
Tora no o o fumu otokotachi 1945-nen 9-gatsu seisaku ( visu )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 221 libraries worldwide
This fourth film from Akira Kurosawa derives from Noh and Kabuki plays, depicting a famous twelfth-century incident in which the lord Yoshitsune and a small group of samurai cross enemy territory disguised as monks and must persuade border guards to let them through
The bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa( visu )
16 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Features 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 fathers death
Hana-bi Fireworks by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Japanese and held by 144 libraries worldwide
A hard-boiled ex-cop, haunted by a troubled past and pushed to the edge by the shooting of his partner, confronts his demons in a ruthless quest for justice and redemption
Princess Yang Kwei Fei by Kenji Mizoguchi( visu )
17 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Set in 8th century China, Princess Yang Kwei Fei tells the story of the last T'ang emperor and the servant girl he falls in love with and makes his princess
Sonachine Sonatine by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 115 libraries worldwide
A seasoned mobster goes to the island of Okinawa on a "peacekeeping" mission, even though he suspects his boss is secretly trying to eliminate him. Determined not to go down without a fight, he and his gang know exactly what they have to do
Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki When a woman ascends the stairs ( visu )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in Japanese and English and held by 104 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
The first films of Akira Kurosawa ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
The most beautiful: This portrait of female volunteer workers at an optics plant during world War II, shot on location at the Nippon Kogaku factory, was created with a patriotic agenda
A scene at the sea by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 99 libraries worldwide
A deaf-mute teenager enters surfing competitions and falls in love with a deaf-mute young woman
The Blind Swordsman Zatoichi ; Sonatine by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Zatoichi, a blind, nomadic samurai whose sword has made him a hero and whose courage has made him a legend! Determined to help the desperate residents of a village, Zatoichi seeks justice through revenge!
3-4x 10-gatsu Boiling point ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Two members of a Japanese junior baseball team get mixed up with the local yakuza. After their coach is severely injured by the gangsters, the two boys set off to Okinawa to purchase a gun in order to get revenge. While in Okinawa they get befriended by a psychotic yakuza outcast who is planning a revenge of his own
Brother by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 73 libraries worldwide
After his crime boss is murdered in a Tokyo gang war, a yakuza gangster is exiled to Los Angeles. He has a big bag of money and a really bad attitude and hooks up with his half-brother who is the leader of a small-time drug ring. Together, with a local street hustler, the brothers declare war on the other local drug traffickers. This ignites into the bloodiest, dirtiest, nastiest power struggle L.A. has ever seen
Zatōichi abare-himatsuri ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 55 libraries worldwide
"In a town where women are bought and sold, Zatoichi stumbles upon a secret organzation headed by Yamikubo, the Dark Imperial Lord. The 'Boss of Bosses, ' blind like Zatoichi, takes an interest in the masseur, guiding him on the path of destiny and the duty of the sightless. However, a chance encounter with two beautiful women might be the end of Zatoichi, as both a jealous husband and the town Yakuza want his head!"--Container. Number 21 in the series
3-4x jugatsu Boiling point ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Two members of a Japanese junior baseball team get mixed up with the local yakuza. After their coach is severely injured by the gangsters, the two boys set off to Okinawa to purchase a gun in order to get revenge. While in Okinawa they get befriended by a psychotic yakuza outcast who is planning a revenge of his own
Ukigumo by Mikio Naruse( visu )
9 editions published between 1955 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 42 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
Outrage by Bīto Takeshi( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In a ruthless battle for power, several yakuza clans vie for the favor of their head family in the Japanese underworld. The rival bosses seek to rise through the ranks by scheming and making allegiances sworn over sake. Longtime yakuza Otomo has seen his kind go from elaborate body tattoos and severed fingertips to becoming important players on the stock market
 
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Alternative Names
Arishima, Yukimitsu
Arishima, Yukimitsu, 1911-1973
Arishima, Yukimitsu 1911-1973 Wirklicher Name
Masayuki, Mori
Mori, Masayuki
Mori, Masayuki, 1911-1973
Mori, Mayasuki 1911-1973
モリ, マサユキ, 1911-1973
有島行光, 1911-1973
森, 雅之, 1911-1973
森雅之, 1911-1973
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