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Yasumoto, Jun

Overview
Works: 25 works in 37 publications in 3 languages and 986 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Epic films  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Samurai films  Swashbuckler films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Martial arts films 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Jun Yasumoto
Miyamoto Musashi = Samurai I by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a brash and ambitious peasant who desires frame and power as a swordsman. His dreams of glory in war sour when his army is routed and he becomes hunted by the authorities. With the help of a severe monk, he develops from a hot-tempered into a thoughtful swordsman
Zoku Miyamoto Musashi : Ichijōji no kettō = Miyamoto Musashi two : duel at Ichijoji Temple by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this second and most violent installment of the Samurai trilogy, Musashi beats a samurai armed with a chain-and-sickle. He is later set upon by eighty samurai disciples - orchestrated by the sinister Kojiro - while the two women who love him watch helplessly
The samurai trilogy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sweeping saga of the legendary seventeenth-century samurai, Musashi Miyamoto, set against the turmoil of a devastating civil war. Follows Musashi's odyssey from his unruly youth to his enlightened years as a warrior
Miyamoto Musashi kanketsuhen : kettō ganryūjima = Miyamoto Musashi three : duel at Ganryu Island( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is now a legendary swordsman whose latest quest is to save an isolated viallage from rampaging brigands. He also, remains haunted by his memories of Otsu. Meanwhile, the ruthless and increasingly jealous Kojiro plots his battle royal with Musashi to prove who is the finest swordsman in Japan
Yukiguni = Snow country by Shiro Toyoda( Visual )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1987 in Japanese and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel written by Japan's only Nobel Prize-winner, and links nostalgia for old Japan with the treatment of a sexual relationship in a winter resort between a Tokyo roue and a geisha
Samurai( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Samurai Trilogy follows Musashi's odyssey from unruly youth to enlightened warrior. In the first part, Musashi Miyamoto, the hero's dreams of military glory end in betrayal, defeat, and a fugitive lifestyle. In the second and most violent installment, Duel at Ichijoji Temple, Musashi beats a samurai armed with a chain-and-sickle and is later set upon by eighty samurai disciples. In the third installment, Duel at Ganryu Island, Musashi reunites tragically with the women who love him, and battles for samurai supremacy in a climactic confrontation with his lifelong nemesis."--Containers
Samurai( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a brash and ambitious peasant who desires frame and power as a swordsman. His dreams of glory in war sour when his army is routed and he becomes hunted by the authorities. With the help of a severe monk, he develops from a hot-tempered into a thoughtful swordsman
Samurai 1. Miyamoto Musashi( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a brash and ambitious peasant who desires frame and power as a swordsman. His dreams of glory in war sour when his army is routed and he becomes hunted by the authorities. With the help of a severe monk, he develops from a hot-tempered into a thoughtful swordsman
Samurai II( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi Miyamoto wanders through the turmoil of 17th century Japan in search of the skill and temperament worthy of a great warrior. Along the way, he pays a price for his success with the abandonment of the woman he loves and the arrival of a life-long enemy in the guise of a rival samurai
Miyamoto Musashi = Samurai( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 5 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
Samurai III : Duel at Ganryu Island by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is now a legendary swordsman whose latest quest is to save an isolated village from rampaging brigands. He also remains haunted by his memories of Otsu. Meanwhile, the ruthless and increasingly jealous Kojiro plots his battle royal with Musashi to prove who is the finest swordsman in Japan
Miyamoto Musashi Samurai I( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musashi is a brash and ambitious peasant who desires frame and power as a swordsman. His dreams of glory in war sour when his army is routed and he becomes hunted by the authorities. With the help of a severe monk, he develops from a hot-tempered into a thoughtful swordsman
La légende de Miyamoto Musashi by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zoku Miyamoto Musashi Ichijōji no kettō( Visual )

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

Musashi is a wondering samurai swordsman who is honing his skills during a succession of duels. When he defeats a succession of students, he becomes marked for death and is attacked in a series of cowardly ambushes. Romantic threads are further complicated when two women meet and discover their rivalry. Musashi earns himself an archenemy who vows to defeat Musashi to make his name the finest in all of Japan
Samurai II (1955) : Ichijoji no ketto by Hiroshi Inagaki( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inagaki's second film depicts the life of Musashi Miyamoto, the 17th century warrior, who Wandered the Landscaps of feudal Japan looking for glory and love
Shiro Toyoda's Snow country = Yukiguni( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An artist travels to the snow country to rediscover himself. While there he becomes involved in an ill-conceived love affair
Samurai( Visual )

1 edition published in 1954 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Samurai I( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Musashi Miyamoto, the most famous of all Japan's samurai, begins his career as a farmer in search of glory on the fields of war, only to suffer defeat on the wrong side. He becomes an outlaw, half-mad and uncontrollable, and is saved only by the love of a simple village girl and the healing friendship of a Buddhist priest
Miyamoto Musashi Ichijôji no kettô Kettô Ganryû-jima = Samurai 3 : duelo en la isla Gauryu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Japanese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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