WorldCat Identities

Yamamura, Sō 1910-2000

Overview
Works: 173 works in 405 publications in 7 languages and 5,975 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  Historical films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  History  Epic films  Samurai films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Director, Author of screenplay, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sō Yamamura
Tora! Tora! Tora! by Richard Fleischer( Visual )

79 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which chronicles the bombing of Pearl Harbor from both the Japanese and American points of view
Tōkyō monogatari = Tokyo story by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,076 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
Gung ho by Ron Howard( Visual )

6 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A struggling actor transforms himself into "Jericho," leader of a mock-vigilante group that videotapes criminals and then turns the tapes over to the police
Tōkyō boshoku = Tokyo twilight by Xiao jin an er lang( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two sisters struggle with a host of family issues, including the sudden return of their absentee mother, an unwanted pregnancy, and marital difficulties
Sōshun by Xiao jin an er lang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A salaryman in postwar Tokyo has an illicit affair with an officemate in this sensitive portrait of a fragile marriage
Nihon no ichiban nagai hi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic story of the end of WWII and the destruction faced by the Japanese people. This is the story of August 15, 1945, Japan's longest day, where in a single 24-hour period, the fate of 100 million people would be decided
Tokyo story( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-centered couple is inconvenienced by a parental visit. When the mother falls ill, her children hasten to be with her
Tōkyō monogatari by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )

9 editions published between 1972 and 2017 in Japanese and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An elderly couple travels to Tokyo to visit their grown-up children, but find themselves a burden to the family
Karamiai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his deathbed, a wealthy businessman announces that his fortune is to be split equally among his three illegitimate children, whose whereabouts are unknown. A bevy of lawyers and associates begin machinations to procure the money for themselves, resorting to the use of impostors and blackmail. Yet all are outwitted by the cunning of the man's secretary, in this entertaining condemnation of unchecked greed
Masaki Kobayashi : against the system( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thick-walled room. Among the first Japanese films to deal directly with the scars of World War II, this drama about a group of rank-and file Japanese soldiers jailed for crimes against humanity was adapted by Abe Kōbō from the diaries of real prisoners
Human condition by Masaki Kobayashi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pacifist civilian's humane treatment of mine workers and Allied prisoners of war angers the Japanese authorities during World War II
Early spring( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A salaryman in postwar Tokyo has an illicit affair with an officemate in this moving portrait of a fragile marriage
The Barbarian and the geisha by John Huston( Visual )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2018 in English and French and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1856, an American diplomat embarks on a trade mission to negotiate with the hostile Japanese government. Neither threats, discomfort, nor even a beautiful geisha can stand in his way as he goes about his formidable task
Yokihi = L'impératrice Yang Kwei Fei by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dance Yokihi, Tamasaburo has incorporated something of what he learnt into a modern Japanese work where the influence of Peking opera can be seen, for example in the way the hands are held with fingers bent upwards, in the short, fast, graceful steps with which the character walks, as well as in the handling of the long sleeves and the two large Chinese-style fans
Shinobi no mono 2 : vengeance( Visual )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last surviving Iga Ninja, Goemon Ishikawa, wishes only to live in peace with his wife and child. But he must use every trick in his arsenal to vanquish Nobunaga ODA, an evil warlord who will stop at nothing in his quest to rule all of Japan
Tokyo twilight( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dead of winter, past and present traumas afflict two sisters and their aging father in this, one of Ozu's most heartbreaking and powerful works
Yama no oto( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Japanese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young married woman satisfies her need for emotional intimacy by developing a close friendship with her father-in-law
Naruse( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yama no oto: A young married woman satisfies her need for emotional intimacy by developing a close friendship with her father-in-law
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Tōkyō monogatari = Tokyo story Tōkyō monogatari
Covers
Nihon no ichiban nagai hiTōkyō monogatari
Alternative Names
Jamamura, Só 1910-2000

Koga, Hirosada 1910-

Koga, Hirosada 1910-2000

Sō Yamamura

Sō Yamamura acteur japonais

Sō Yamamura actor

So Yamamura attore giapponese

Sô Yamamura japanischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler

So Yamamura Japans filmregisseur (1910-2000)

Sō Yamamura pemeran laki-laki asal Jepang

Yamamura, Satoru

Yamamura, Satoshi

Yamamura, Satoshi 1910-2000

Yamamura, Sō

Yamamura, Sô 1910-2000

Yamamura Soh

Yamamura, Soh 1910-2000

Со Ямамура японський актор

Ямамура, Со

سو يامامورا

سو یامامورا بازیگر و کارگردان ژاپنی

ヤマムラ, ソウ

ヤマムラ, ソウ 1910-2000

古賀, 寛定

山村, 聰

山村聡 1910-

山村聰 1910-2000

山村聰 演员

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