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森雅之 1911-

Overview
Works: 212 works in 705 publications in 7 languages and 8,718 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Historical films  War films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Samurai films  Gangster films  History  Detective and mystery films  Crime films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Producer, Inventor, Costume designer, Artist, Composer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about 森雅之
 
Most widely held works by 森雅之
Rashōmon by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

104 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,419 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
Warui yatsu hodo yoku nemuru = Bad sleep well by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member 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
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in Japanese and held by 590 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
Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki = When a woman ascends the stairs by Mikio Naruse( Visual )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member 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
Hakuchi = Idiot by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

46 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transposing Dostoevsky's tale of madness and jealousy to post-war Japan, and setting it among raging blizzards and claustrophobic, madly lit interiors, Kurosawa fashions and expressionistic vision of passion - and, by the end, a heartbreaking plea for simplicity and goodness
Ugetsu by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

45 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 16th century Japan, a period of bloody civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai
Basic pattern cutting by Masayuki Mori( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tora no o o fumu otokotachi : 1945-nen 9-gatsu seisaku by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 169 WorldCat member 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
Hana-bi = Fireworks by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member 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
A scene at the sea by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A deaf-mute teenager enters surfing competitions and falls in love with a deaf-mute young woman
Sonachine = Sonatine by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in Japanese and Spanish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An established yakuza is sent to intervene in a gang war on Okinawa but realizes he has been set-up for elimination
The first films of Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Japanese and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sahshiro Sugata, part two: This sequel is a hugely entertaining adventure, reuniting most of the major players from the original and featuring a two-part narrative in which Sanshiro first fights a pair of Americans and then finds himself the target of a revenge mission undertaken by the brothers of the original film's villain
Tora no o o fumu otokotachi : 1945-nen 9-gatsu seisaku( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Japanese and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Princess Yang Kwei Fei by Kenji Mizoguchi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in Japanese and English and held by 106 WorldCat member 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
3-4x 10-gatsu = Boiling point( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Japanese and held by 99 WorldCat member 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
Tora no o o fumu otokotachi = The men who step on the tiger's tail( Visual )

in Japanese and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous general and his six followers pose as monks in an attempt to escape across the border, though they learn the authorities who have been ordered to capture them are now aware of their disguise
Zatoichi( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The colossally popular Zatoichi films make up the longest-running action series in Japanese history and created one of the screen's great heroes: an itinerant blind masseur who also happens to be a lightning-fast swordsman. Features the string of twenty-five Zatoichi films made between 1962 and 1973, starring Shintaro Katsu, collected in one package for the first time
Zatōichi abare-himatsuri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 50 WorldCat member 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
The blind swordsman : Zatoichi by Bīto Takeshi( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Japanese and English and held by 44 WorldCat member 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!
Hakuchi by Akira Kurosawa( Visual )

8 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The famous story of the too honest and good-hearted prince, the perverse beauty and the gloomy merchant's son takes place in Hokkaido instead of Petersburg. The beauty toys with the affections of both men, while the prince is also attracted to an upstanding general's daughter...After his international breakthrough and success with Rashomon, Kurosawa updated Dostoyevsky's novel with this minor classic. Following closely the plot of his favorite literary work but in a slavish manner, the Japanese master managed to capture the original's greatness filtered through his own sensibility
 
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Rashōmon
Alternative Names
Arishima, Yukimitsu

Arishima, Yukimitsu 1911-1973

Masayuki, Mori

Masayuki Mori acteur japonais

Masayuki Mori Actor

Masayuki Mori attore giapponese

Masayuki Mori Japans acteur (1911-1973)

Mori, Masakehiro.

Mori, Masayuki

Mori, Masayuki, 1911-1973

Mori, Mayasuki 1911-1973

Μασαγιούκι Μόρι

Масаюки Мори

ماسایوکی موری بازیگر ژاپنی

モリ, マサユキ, 1911-1973

有島行光

有島行光 1911-1973

森, 雅之 1911-1973

森雅之 1911-1973

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Onna ga kaidan o agaru toki = When a woman ascends the stairsPrincess Yang Kwei Fei