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Tanaka, Yūko 1955-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 109 publications in 5 languages and 500 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Epic films  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Yūko Tanaka
Princess Mononoke by Hayao Miyazaki( Visual )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime
Tales from Earthsea by Ursula K Le Guin( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2018 in English and Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Something bizarre has come over the land. The kingdom is deteriorating. People are beginning to see dragons, which shouldn't enter the world of humans. Due to these bizarre events, Ged, a wandering wizard, is investigating the cause. During his journey, he meets Prince Arren, a shy young teen with a severe dark side, which grants him strength, hatred, and ruthlessness. He has no mercy when it comes to protecting Teru. For the witch Kumo this is a perfect opportunity to turn Ged against Arren
Ējanai ka( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Japan near the turbulent end of the Edo era, this historical film depicts the carnivalesque atmosphere summed up by the cry "Ee ja nai ka" ("Why not?") in 1867 and 1868 in the days leading to the Meiji Restoration, examining the effects of the political and social upheaval of the time that culminated in a revelrous march of the peasants on the Tokyo Imperial Palace, which turned into a massacre
Hotaru( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shuji and his wife Tomoko have been together for over forty years. Now a problem arises. Their landlady, Tomiko, asks Shuji to go to South Korea. He is to meet the family of a friend named Kanayama, born in Korea but drafted along with Shuji into the kamikaze corps. Shuji survived, Kanayama did not, and now he must return some keepsakes to the family. He agrees to go because he has something to offer as well, Kanayama's last message, to the family and also to Tomoko, because she was his fiance when he died
Kantan, oishii, omotenashi : "Torīto Tēburu" no ryōri kyōshitsu by Yūko Tanaka( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in Japanese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ieji = Homeland by Kenji Aoki( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in Japanese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fukushima prefecture, Japan, the present day. After some 20 years in Tokyo, Sawada Jiro (Matsuyama Kenichi) finally returns to his family's farm, now inside the evacuation zone following the nuclear disaster of 11 Mar 2011. After suddenly abandoning his family because of a disagreement, Jiro never returned, even for the funeral of his father, a local bigshot. Jiro's elder half-brother, Soichi, lives with his wife Misa, young daughter Naho and Jiro's senile mother, Tomiko (Tanaka Yuko), in a small temporary housing unit. Still angry about the devastation and the lack of accountability by those responsible, Soichi has refused to accept the government's indemnity money. Jiro starts farming the family's land, even though it is inside the irradiated zone. Jiro is told by the people that he must abandon his family land, but he refuses…"--Container
Cang qiong zhi mao = The Pleiades( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Itsuka dokushosuru hi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single, middle aged woman Minako works as a milk deliverer and a cashier at a grocery store, and reads books after work. One day she writes a story about her and her then-boyfriend at high school and sends it to a radio show
The exam by Open University( Visual )

4 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Togashi, an enthusiastic marathon runner, and his wife are occupied with their daughter Mayumi's grade school entrance examinations. But he becomes jobless as the company folds. To regain his confidence, Togashi decides to join the marathon that is taken place on the very day of his daughter's examination and the all-important interview. The marathon is about to start. Togashi is seized with emotion. Meanwhile, Mayumi pores over her examination
Oshin = Axin de gu shi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in Japanese and Vietnamese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl from a poor family is sent away from home at the age of seven to become a domestic servant. After many years of hardship she establishes a local chain of supermarkets and gains independence and success in life
Tomogui( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Toma (Suda Masaki), a high schooler in Shimonoseki in Yamaguchi Prefecture, detests the violent sexual tendencies that his father (Mitsuishi Ken) inflicts on his girlfriend Kotoko (Shinohara Yukiko). However, a random incident leads him to realize that he has the same blood flowing in his veins."--J-Pitch JFDB
Arashigaoka = Onimaru by William Wyler( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reset in Japan during the Kamakura era, this adaptation of Wuthering Heights tells this tragic tale of star crossed lovers, revenge, and misunderstandings
Jūniya = Twelfth night ; Perikurīzu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Japanese production of two Shakespeare classics. The first, Twelfth night, is about Viola who is shipwrecked on an unfriendly Illyrian shore and believing her twin brother is dead, disguises herself in male attire and joins the retinue of the lovesick Duke Orsino. The second, Pericles, is also about a shipwreck. In this case, the Prince of Tyre is pursued by King Antiochus when Pericles discovers the King is having incestuous relations with his daughter. Pericles escapes but is shipwrecked. He meets and marries Thaisa and they have a child before Thaisa is kidnapped by pirates
Les Hauts de Hurlevent by Yoshishige Yoshida( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in Japanese and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans le Japon médiéval, Onimaru, jeune vagabond, est adopté par la famille des Yamabe, prêtres chargés dapaiser la colère de la Montagne de Feu. Mais Onimaru bouleverse les hiérarchies et défie les rites séculaires de la région. Il séprend de Kinu, mais celle-ci meurt. Dès lors, Onimaru plonge dans une cruauté qui na dégal que lamour quil continue de porter à la défunte
Hokusai manga( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film recounts the story of a world-famous ukiyoe artist, Hokusai as well as his relationships with women and his erotic ukiyoe prints
Amagi-goe( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling betrayed and abandoned by his mother's affair with his uncle, Kenzō runs away from home. Kenzo's hatred towards his mother fades as he grows attracted to a prostitute named Hana. However, as another man appears oto the scene, the jilted youth contemplates murder
Otoko wa tsurai yo( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anata e( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A prison officer hands in his resignation after his wife's death, to drive to the port where she wants her ashes scattered at sea."--IMDB, August 11, 2014
Ye cha = Yaksa by Kangnan Jiangqi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Yakuza member Shūji decides to turn his back on his gangster lifestyle, he moves to a remote fishing village. His past, symbolised by the yakuza-style "Yasha" demon tattoo on his back is kept hidden. But the opening of a new bar and the arrival of its beautiful owner, Keiko, threaten to destroy Shūji's peaceful existence
Hibi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A single parent mother struggles to provide for her children by making pottery. When her son is diagnosed with leukemia the entire family has to pull together to find a bone marrow donor
 
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Alternative Names
Tanaka Yûko

Yūko Tanaka

Yūko Tanaka actrice japonaise

Yūko Tanaka actriz japonesa

Yūko Tanaka Actriz xaponesa

Yūko Tanaka attrice e doppiatrice giapponese

Yūko Tanaka Japanese actress

Yūko Tanaka Japans actrice

Yūko Tanaka pemeran perempuan asal Jepang

Танака, Юко

یوکو تاناکا بازیگر ژاپنی

ยูโกะ ทะนะกะ

타나카 유코

田中裕子 1955-

田中裕子 女優

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