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京マチ子 1924-

Overview
Works: 210 works in 824 publications in 6 languages and 9,768 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Detective and mystery films  Samurai films  Historical films  Crime films  War films  Ghost films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Other, Author, Artist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about 京マチ子
 
Most widely held works by 京マチ子
Rashomon = Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

132 editions published between 1950 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,220 WorldCat member 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
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

14 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit
Ukigusa by Anerlang Xiaojin( Visual )

52 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A remake of Ozu's own 1934 silent black and white film, A Story of Floating Weeds. A traveling troupe of actors visits a small town, and the chief actor renews his contact with a woman who bore him a son years ago. The son thinks his father is dead, and falls in love with one of the actresses, his father's current mistress. A film demonstrating Ozu's characteristic visual artistry with powerful emotional statements
Ugetsu( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 565 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
The Teahouse of the August moon by John Patrick( Visual )

18 editions published between 1956 and 2018 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okinawa 1946, occupied by American troops whose assignment is to bring democracy to the inhabitants. The captain in charge, Captain Fisby (Glenn Ford), is a well-meaning but inept loser, and faces a wily Okinawan interpreter, Sakini (Marlon Brando), and a determined geisha girl, Lotus Blossom (Machiko Kyo), along with villagers who know how to take advantage of foreign occupation!
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

44 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in Japanese and English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is a tale of love and loss with its exquisite blending of the otherworldly and the real?is one of the most beautiful films ever made. It explores the misfortunes that befall two reckless and disloyal husbands. One, wishing to be a samurai, neglects his wife, only to find that she has become a prostitute. The other falls victim to a woman who turns out to be a ghost
Ukigusa monogatari = A story of floating weeds( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling actor meets his grown illegitimate son for the first time and must decide if he should maintain the secret of his paternity, or reveal himself as the young man's father
Rashomon( Visual )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Japanese and held by 392 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
Akasen chitai by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

23 editions published between 1956 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final film of director Kenji Mizoguchi follows the lives of five prostitutes in the Yoshiwara region of Tokyo. Each has a different story and different plans, but they all share an uncertain future as they face the outlawing of their profession
Jigokumon( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the midst of epic violent intrigue in twelfth-century Japan, an imperial warrior falls for a lady-in-waiting; even after he discovers she is married, he goes to extreme lengths to win her love
Three films by Hiroshi Teshigahara( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woman in the dunes: An amateur entomologist leaves Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle that resides in a remote, vast desert. When he misses his bus back to civilization, he is persuaded to spend the night in the home of a young widow who lives in a hut at the bottom of a sand dune
Street of shame = Akasen chitai by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The final film of director Kenji Mizoguchi follows the lives of five prostitutes in the Yoshiwara region of Tokyo. Each has a different story and different plans, but they all share an uncertain future as they face the outlawing of their profession
Tanin no kao = The face of another( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Okuyama, after being burned and disfigured in an industrial accident and estranged from his family and friends, agrees to his psychiatrist's radical experiment: a face transplant, created from the mold of a stranger. As Okuyama is thus further alienated from the world around him, he finds himself giving in to his darker temptations
Ugetsu monogatari( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 169 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
Gate of hell by Teinosuke Kinugasa( Visual )

27 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In twelfth-century Japan, an imperial warrior falls for a married lady-in-waiting and goes to great lengths to win her love with tragic consequences
Kenji Mizoguchi's fallen women( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osaka elegy. Switchboard operator Ayako agrees to enter into an affair with her married boss after he promises to support her and her father - setting her off on a seemingly irreversible downward spiral
Ugetsu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quite simply one of the greatest of filmmakers, said Jean-Luc Godard of Kenji Mizoguchi. And Ugetsu, a ghost story like no other, is surely the Japanese director's supreme achievement. Derived from stories by Akinari Ueda and Guy de Maupassant, this haunting tale of love and loss, with its exquisite blending of the otherworldly and the real, is one of the most beautiful films ever made
Rashōmon( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Japanese and English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a man is murdered and his wife raped, the people involved give four different versions of how it all happened
[Kagi] = Odd obsession by Kon Ichikawa( Visual )

17 editions published between 1960 and 2019 in Japanese and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A blend of comic satire and drama, Kagi, follows an elderly man's attempts to satisfy his younger wife and himself
Ugetsu monogatari = Les contes de la lune vague après la pluie by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

36 editions published between 1953 and 2019 in 4 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Japon au 16ème siècle. Deux couples de paysans sont pris dans la guerre civile et partent pour la ville. Kenjuro le potier rencontre la princesse Wakasa au marché et en tombe éperdument amoureux. Elle l'entraîne dans son manoir. Mais Kenjuro apprendra à ses dépens à ne pas se fier aux apparences. Quant à Tobeï le paysan, abandonnant sa femme qui finira prostituée, il cherche à devenir samouraï pour se couvrir d'une gloire factice... (Jaquette)
 
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Alternative Names
Kjó Macsiko

Kyo, Machiko

Kyô, Machiko 1924-

Kyô, Machiko 1924-2019

Machiko Kyō actrice japonaise

Machiko Kyō actriu japonesa

Machiko Kyō actriz japonesa

Machiko Kyō actriz xaponesa

Machiko Kyō aktor hapones

Machiko Kyō attrice giapponese

Machiko Kyō Japanese actor

Machiko Kyō Japanese actress

Machiko Kyō japanische Filmschauspielerin

Machiko Kyō Japans actrice

Machiko Kyō japansk skådespelare

Machiko Kyō japansk skuespiller

Machiko Kyō japońska aktorka

Machiko Kyō pemeran perempuan asal Jepang

Mačiko Kjó japonská herečka

Motoko, Yano 1924-

Yano, Motoko 1924-2019

Ματσίκο Κίο

Кьо Мачіко Японська акторка

Матико Кё

Маціка Кё

Маціко Кё японская кіна- і тэатральная акторка

Мачико Кьо

Мачико Кјо

מאצ'יקו קיו שחקנית יפנית

ماتشيكو كيو

ماچیکو کیو بازیگر ژاپنی

মাচিকো কিও

মাচিকো কিও জাপানি অভিনেত্রী

교 마치코

キョウ, マチコ, 1924-

京, マチ子 1924-...

京, マチ子 1924-2019

京マチコ, 1924-

京マチコ 1924-2019

京マチ子, 1924-

京マチ子 1924-2019

京マチ子 日本の女優

京町子

矢野, 元子

矢野, 元子 1924-2019

矢野元子 1924-2019

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