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三船敏郎 1920-1997

Works: 365 works in 2,684 publications in 12 languages and 34,040 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Samurai films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Comedy films  Gangster films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Actor, Interviewee, Performer, Costume designer, Producer, pmn, Other, Composer, Director, Scribe
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by 三船敏郎
Seven samurai by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

463 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 6,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 16th century Japanese village hires professional warriors to fend off bandits. The film's ending finds the samurai leaving the village, after helping to put an end to the bandits, knowing that the real victors in the fight were the farmers
Ikiru To live by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

387 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 5,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering Samurai becomes embroiled in a small town's feud
Kumonosujō = Throne of blood (Spider's web castle) by Jacques Offenbach( Visual )

308 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 4,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1945, following the end of Pacific War, most of Japan's large towns were vast heaps of ashes and rubble. The virtual bacilli of society were thriving around the black markets. Among the rubble lived an old doctor prctising for the benefit of the poor. As a young man he had ruined himself hrought fas living, but is now a ovable old humanitarian, operating a clinic with the help of a nurse whom he rescued from misery. -- Cover
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

170 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A riveting psychological thriller that investigates the nature of truth and the meaning of justice, Rashomon is widely considered one of the greatest films ever made. Four people give different accounts of a man's murder and the rape of his wife, which director Akira Kurosawa presents with striking imagery and an ingenious use of flashbacks. This eloquent masterwork and international sensation revolutionized film language and introduced Japanese cinema, and a commanding new star by the name of Toshiro Mifune, to the Western world
Le samouraï The samurai by Bernard Guerrini( Visual )

122 editions published between 1954 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a civil war, Musashi Miyamoto goes off in search of glory, only to suffer defeat on the wrong side. He returns as an outlaw, halfmad and uncontrollable, and is saved only by the intervention of a village girl who loves him and a Buddhist priest who tries to heal him
Akahige Red Beard by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

91 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Epic medical saga set in 19th-century Japan, in which an arrogant young doctor learns the true challenge of fighting for good in an evil world
Saikaku ichidai onna by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

75 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 17th-century Japan, a samurai's daughter, Oharu, falls in love with a servant. Caught together, the man is beheaded and Oharu and her family are exiled. After enduring further misfortunes as a concubine, a courtesan, wife, and prostitute, Oharu becomes a mendicant nun in her old age. A peerless chronicler of the soul who specialized in supremely emotional, visually exquisite films about the circumstances of women in Japanese society throughout its history, Kenji Mizoguchi (Ugetsu) had already been directing movies for decades when he made The Life of Oharu in 1952
1941 by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Los Angeles just days after the attack on Pearl Harbor when the fear of a Japanese invasion threw the city into a state of pandemonium
Daibosatsutōge The sword of doom by Kihachi Okamoto( Visual )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in Japanese and English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryunosuke is a sociopathic samurai. When he is scheduled for an exhibition match at his fencing school, the wife of his opponent begs Ryunosuke to throw the match, offering her own virtue in trade
Hakuchi Idiot by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

52 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member 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
Les bas-fonds The lower depths by Jean Renoir( Visual )

10 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A revival of Gorky's classic proletarian drama about human flotsam living in a Moscow dosshouse. The film remains faithful to the text while transplanting the play into Tokyo of the Edo period, a setting which is deliberately ironic because it is a period that is usually romanticised by the Japanese
The Emperor and the wolf : the lives and films of Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune by Stuart Galbraith( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the lives of Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune and information about the 16 films they made together. Presents information from interviews with coworkers and family members and from a fax interview with Kurosawa
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Alternative Names
Mifune, Toshirō

Mifune, Toshirō 1920-1997

Mifune Tosiró

Mifune, Tosiro 1920-1997

Minlang, Sanchuan.

Tociro Mifune

Toshiro Mifune

Toshirō Mifune acteur japonais

Toshirō Mifune aktor japoński

Toshiro Mifune Aktor Jepang

Toshirō Mifune attore, produttore cinematografico e regista giapponese

Toshiro Mifune Hapon nga aktor

Toshirō Mifune Japanese actor

Toshirō Mifune japanischer Schauspieler

Toshiro Mifune Japans acteur

Toshirō Mifune prolífico y consagrado actor japonés

Toširas Mifunė

Toşiro Mifune

Τοσίρο Μιφούνε

Мифунэ, Тосиро

Мифүнэ Тоширо

Міфуне Тосіро

Тoсірo Міфунe

Тасіра Міфунэ

Тосиро Мифунэ

Тосіро Міфуне Японський актор

Тоширо Мифуне

Տոսիրո Միֆունե

טאשירא מיפונע

טושירו מיפונה

توشيرو ميفوني

توشیرو میفونه تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر ژاپنی

توٙشیرو میفونئ

তোশিরো মিফুনে

டோஷிரோ மிபூன்

തൊഷീരൊ മിഫൂൻ

โทะชิโร มิฟุเนะ

მიფუნე ტოსირო

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ミフネ, トシロウ 1920-1997

三船, 敏郎 1920-1997

三船敏郎 1920-1997

三船敏郎 日本演員

Ikiru To liveKumonosujō = Throne of blood (Spider's web castle)RashōmonLe samouraï The samuraiAkahige Red BeardDaibosatsutōge The sword of doomThe Emperor and the wolf : the lives and films of Akira Kurosawa and Toshiro Mifune