Chikamatsu Monogatari

Daiei Studios (1954)
Drama, Romance, Foreign
USA | English | Black/White | 3h 6min

In 17th century Kyoto, Osan is married to Ishun, a wealthy miserly scroll-maker. When Osan is falsely accused of having an affair with the best worker, Mohei, the pair flee the city and declare their love for each other. Ishun orders his men to find them, and separate them to avoid public humiliation.


Cast View all

Kyôko Kagawa Osan
Kanae Kobayashi Otatsu
Eitarô Ozawa Sukeemon
Haruo Tanaka Gifuya Dôki
Ichirô Sugai Gembei
Eitaro Shindo Ishun
Tatsuya Ishiguro Isan
Chieko Naniwa Okô
Hisao Toake Morinokoji
Yôko Minamida Otama
Tadashi Iwata Chushichi
Ichirô Amano Blind Musician
Kazuo Hasegawa Mohei
Keiko Koyanagi Okaya
Soji Shibata Worker

Crew View all

Director Kenji Mizoguchi
Writer Matsutarô Kawaguchi, Yoshikata Yoda, Monzaemon Chikamatsu
Producer Masaichi Nagata

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
715515222914 Blu-ray Disc 1 Nov 06, 2018
3760019380698 Blu-ray Disc
715515223010 DVD 1 Nov 06, 2018