Mishima: A Life In Four Chapters

Warner Bros. (1985)
Drama, Biography, Foreign
USA | Japanese | Color | 2h 1min

A fictional account of the life of Japanese author Yukio Mishima told in four parts. The first three parts relate events in three of his novels: The Temple of the Golden Pavilion, Kyoko's House, and Runaway Horses. The last part depicts the events of 25th November 1970.


Cast View all

Yasuaki Kurata Takei
Haruko Kato Grandmother
Koichi Sato Kashiwagi
Ken Ogata Yukio Mishima
Toshiyuki Nagashima Isao
Hiroshi Mikami Cadet 1
Gô Rijû Mishima
Naoko Otani Mother
Kenji Sawada Osamu
Hiroshi Katsuno Lieutenant Hori
Junkichi Orimoto General Mashita
Jun Negami Kurahara
Setsuko Karasuma Mitsuko
Mitsuru Hirata Thug
Masayuki Shionoya Morita

Crew View all

Director Paul Schrader
Writer Paul Schrader, Leonard Schrader, Chieko Schrader, Yukio Mishima
Producer George Lucas, Leonard Schrader, Alan Poul, Tom Luddy, Mataichiro Yamamoto, Chieko Schrader, Mata Yamamoto, Francis Ford Coppola, Yosuke Mizuno
Photography John Bailey
Musician Philip Glass

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
715515214810 Blu-ray Disc 1, A May 22, 2018
5050629617139 Blu-ray Disc
715515029728 DVD 1 Jul 01, 2008 Criterion Collection
085391153023 DVD 1 Aug 07, 2001
715515225311 DVD 1 Jan 08, 2019
5425019003647 DVD 2 Sep 22, 2009
7350036722647 DVD 2 Nov 18, 2011 Director's Cut
5425019005887 DVD
085391153061 DVD
9780790760940 DVD
8435181701804 DVD
6416548555911 DVD
8435181701866
5014780115309