Chikamatsu Monogatari

Daiei Studios (1954)
Drama, Romance, Foreign
USA | English | Black/White | 3h 6min
8.2

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

Kazuo Hasegawa Mohei
Kyôko Kagawa Osan
Eitaro Shindo Ishun
Eitarô Ozawa Sukeemon
Yôko Minamida Otama
Haruo Tanaka Gifuya Dôki
Chieko Naniwa Okô
Ichirô Sugai Gembei
Tatsuya Ishiguro Isan
Hiroshi Mizuno Kuroki
Hisao Toake Morinokoji
Ikkei Tamaki Jushiro Umegaki
Kimiko Tachebana Umetatsu Akamatsu
Keiko Koyanagi Okaya
Sayako Nakagami Osono
Kanae Kobayashi Otatsu
Shirô Miura Worker
Nobuko Tanei Young Girl
Soji Shibata Worker
Satoshi Mikami Worker
Satoshi Shinohara Worker
Tadashi Iwata Chushichi
Ichirô Amano Blind Musician
Kôichi Katsuragi Priest

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