Sawamura (Sawamura, 11 de novembro de 1908 – Sawamura, 16 de agosto de 1996) foi uma atriz japonesa. Ela apareceu em mais de 140 filmes entre 1935 e 1985. Seus irmãos eram os atores Daisuke Katō e Kunitarō Sawamura. Sua autobiografia, My Asakusa, foi traduzida para o inglês.Sawamura casou-se com o ator japonês Kamatari Fujiwara (conhecido no Ocidente por seu papel como Manzō () nos Sete Samurai) em 1936.
Filmes e Séries de TV
My Brother, My Love
Japanese romance film.
The Young Eagles of the Kamikaze
O filme é dedicado às almas dos graduados da escola de vôo mortos na Segunda Guerra Mundial. Garotos sonham em se tornar pilotos e se candidatar em escolas de voo. No entanto, eles foram forçados a se...
Pinku from 1968.
Flower Cards Chivalry
An absolutely astonishing art house ninkyo yakuza film. Wandering gambler runs into a young swindler woman working with old man. They are both arrested by detective. A year later gambler is staying wi...
Thoroughbred Women Gamblers
Fourth film in the long-running series Daiei Studio's Woman Gambler with Kyoko Enami starring where she plays the woman gambler Ogin.
The Passionate Spinster
She'd watched them go one by one. Friend after friend. White dress after another. Yet again, Shimako was attending another wedding reception that wasn't hers. She knew the procedure: watch the bride a...
A Fugitive from the Past
Three robbers escape with loot from a heist before one of them shoots the others. Their corpses wash up near the aftermath of a maritime calamity, provoking a policeman's interest.
This movie is based on an immortal literary work "The Snow Country," a story about a life of geisha Komako who lives in a region with heavy snowfalls.
A Story from Echigo
A sake factory worker on holiday returns to his home town, where he rapes the wife of one of his co-workers in the forest. The other man returns home to find his wife changed and suspects that she has...
Whirlpool of Flesh
During the war a university professor meets a girl and marries her. Very soon however, it is apparent that their needs are not matched. He would much rather be translating Shakespeare than attending t...
About two girls severe way of living.
Eddy Currents of Life
It is 1922 and Fumiko is a high school student. Her family is poor but she loves to study literature. Her father, a peddler, does not return home and Fumiko finds herself in financial trouble, not bei...
Nippon no obaachan
Two obaachans become fast friends listening to music in front of a record store. They both boast about their loving sons but in reality, one had just escaped a retirement home and the other was lookin...
A história conta de um grupo de samurai que foram deixados sem líder (virando-se ronin) após seu daimyo (senhor feudal) foi forçado a cometer seppuku (suicídio ritual) por agredir um funcionário da co...
Born in Sin
A dark family secret sends a 21-year-old French student (Hoshi) on a journey of self-discovery.
Glory on the Summit
A treasury official passed over for promotion and obsessed with careerism interferes in the lives of his three sons, who seek escape from his relentless pressure in the mortal danger of mountain climb...
The Prickly Mouthed Geisha and the Girl of Osaka
Uma geisha ajuda uma fugitiva que se parece com ela..
In Search of Mother
Period piece about a young man who, because of his hard life alone in the world, has become a yakuza. When he hears that his mother may be living in Edo (Tokyo), he travels there, intent on finding he...
Quando duas irmãs se apaixonam pelo mesmo homem, deve - se decidir procurar em outro lugar.
Uma história sobre a vida de quatro irmãs e de sua mãe manipuladora que devem aceitar cada uma de suas decisões na vida.
Towards the end of the Second World War, a downed U.S. pilot is captured and imprisoned by rural Japanese villagers, who await official instructions as to how to proceed with their “catch.”
One week into newlywed Teiko Uhara's marriage, her husband, Kenichi, leaves on a short business trip and never returns. Teiko travels across Japan to search for him, and along the way discovers some s...
Primeiro de três filmes de Awamori-kun. Baseado no quadrinho de Kaoru Akiyoshi..
Boss Takes to the Road
Japanese comedy film.
Ayako Wakao portrays a downtown rice ball shop girl whose heart is set on her business. Involved in her life are three young men—stage actor Goro, businessman Kokichi and Sanpei Pachinko.
Girls of Dark
In the late 1950's prostitution was banned in Japan and if a woman was found exercising this profession they were sent to a reformatory. This is a story of one of these brave women Kuniko who is relea...
The Dangerous Kiss
Estrelando Akira Takarada como um campeão de boxe leve..
Hito mo arukeba
A drummer falls for a pawnbroker's daughter.
Dare yori mo kimi o aisu
Japanese "kayo" film centered around the song "Dare yori mo kimi wo aisu" by Kazuko Matsuo.
Hero of the Red Light District
A successful textile industrialist from the provinces, who is beloved by his employees for his kindness, cannot find a wife because of a disfiguring birthmark on his face. Even the courtesans in Yoshi...
Quando a Mulher Sobe a Escada
Keiko é uma anfitriã no Ginza, uma viúva. Ela descreve um círculo vicioso de ser alegre ao redor de bêbados, viver bem e precisar de dinheiro para sua mãe e irmão, bem como saber que ela está crescend...
Dia de Outono
Para que sua filha se case com um homem bem estabelecido, uma mãe recebe ajuda de três dos amigos do marido..
The Wandering Princess
Pu Zhe, o irmão mais novo do Imperador de Manchukuo, Pu Wen, casa com Ryuko a filha de uma família aristocrática de longa data - tudo no interesse dos governantes japoneses, que legitima a relação ent...
Mahiru no wana
On his way to Tokyo one night, a truck driver picks up a country girl and has his way with her amidst a forest. A few days later he loses his job after a run-in with some punks, but is offered a job b...
Youth in Fury
A reckless student contemplates terrorism in a prescient film that confirmed Shinoda as a fearless member of Shochiku’s iconoclastic New Wave. At the height of student protests, Shimojo (Shinichiro Mi...
Based on the novel of the same name by Seichô Matsumoto.
Souls in the Moonlight III
Master swordsman, Tsukue Ryunosuke is confronted by the families of his victims. Will justice be served for the lost innocent lives? The conclusion of the famed Jidaigeki series is an amazing film, wi...
The Human Wall
Drama which shows the struggle of Fumiko, a female teacher, at work and at home.
Good Morning conta a história de dois meninos jovens que param de falar em protesto depois que seus pais se recusam a comprar um televisor. Ozu tece uma riqueza de gags sutis através de um retrato de ...
An Ishiro Honda film.
Someday I'll Know
Uma história de amor moderna envolvendo assuntos diferentes.
The Naked General
A film about the life of Kiyoshi Yamashita, a Japanese painter with disabilities.
No Advice Taken
A comical love story between two college students — Hitomi, a strong-willed girl, and Shogo, a handsome, earnest and poverty stricken man.
Set in the 1860s, the final years of the Tokugawa Shogunate, The Fireflies focuses on Tose (Awashima Chikage), the mistress of the Teradaya, a small inn in the Kyoto suburb of Fushimi. She does not ha...
Anzukko (Little Peach) is the daughter of a successful writer. She turns down each one of her suitors, until she marries a beginning writer named Ryokichi. Their life quickly sinks into despair.
O amor entre os jovens estudantes universitários Toki e o bonito Takaga é testado quando os pais de Takaya, que desprezam o negócio de casa de geisha da família Toki, intervém em seu relacionamento..
Souls in the Moonlight II
This is the second installment of the trilogy based on Japan’s greatest novel “The Great Bodhisattva Pass”, following the life and times of bloodthirsty samurai, Tsukue Ryunosuke. Blinded in an explos...
A história de um jovem casal profundamente apaixonado um pelo outro mas, por causa de complicações e mal-entendidos criados pelas pessoas que os cercam, eles acham muito difícil alcançar a felicidade....
A woman marries, gives birth to a stillborn child, and divorces, falls in love with a hotel-keeper, only to find herself subordinated to his drive for success, takes up with a tailor who cannot consol...
The Blue Sky Maiden
Yuko é enviada para as áreas costeiras para ser criada longe do resto de sua família sofisticada, onde descobre pela avó doente que não é quem ela pensava que era.
The Adorable Trio
Japanese romantic comedy film.
When It Rains, It Pours
Tane, the lady proprietor of an inn for amorous couples, lives there with her three children. When her eldest daughter loses her fiancé due to the fact her mother is a mistress, her despair drives her...
Sequel to the President
Segunda parcela da série Shacho.
Uma jovem moça se muda para Tóquio e suporta as rivalidades entre outras meninas do ensino médio de diferentes origens culturais e econômicos.
A Wife's Heart
Kiyoko (Takamine Hideko) and her husband want to open a coffee shop. She becomes increasingly close to the bank clerk (Mifune Toshiro) she's asked for a loan.
Rua da Vergonha
A vida de cinco prostitutas que trabalham num bordel na famosa e histórica zona de prostituição de Tóquio, Yoshiwara, e a forma como os seus sonhos e ambições são constantemente destruídos pela realid...
The Rose on His Arm
Ignorando os protestos de sua mãe trabalhadora, um jovem torna-se envolto no mundo dos delinquentes e da yakuza..
So Young, So Bright
A musical starring 3 Japanese pop music and TV stars.
Lending money, job hunting for civilians and babysitting. All these things are usually not listed on a policeman's job description. But for the officers of this local police station, it‘s part of thei...
Here Is a Spring
A história de um grupo de jovens que organizam sua própria orquestra sinfônica itinerante para fornecer música para as pessoas que vivem em aldeias remotas logo após a guerra.
The Big Ambition
The Cock Crows Twice
Three young women make a suicide pact, but they grow to have a better understanding of themselves.
Itsuko to sono haha
An elderly woman devoted to her foster-daughter searches for a good husband for her.
Lonely youth Shinji meets Hatsue, a pretty pearl diver, on the beach and the two fall in love. But Shinji has a rival for Hatsue's affections, Yasuo.
What is the life of a Geisha like once her beauty has faded and she has retired? Kin has saved her money, and has become a wealthy money-lender, spending her days cold-heartedly collecting debts. Even...
Ginko, a poor cobbler's daughter, becomes a geisha to support her family. She passes from one geisha house to the next, trying to find love and hope in the process. No matter how hard she tries, she j...
A human billboard and a shoeshine girl met a kid of five who got separated from her mother at a street of Ginza. They try to find a mother in a crowded town...
Um homem triste e problemático encontra um novo emprego cinco anos depois do fim da Segunda Guerra Mundial, onde escreve cartas de amor para outras pessoas.
A apatia dos pais à educação sexual leva a vários problemas para o jovem elenco.
Following the Second World War, the lives of various people in a poverty-stricken area of Tokyo are entertwined. Pachinko parlor girls, shoeshine boys, a maker of costume jewelry, and a streetcorner a...
The Woman Who Touched the Legs
A screwball tale of a suspected “lady thief” and the detective who is on her trail, following her from Osaka to her home village, where she is going to hold a memorial service for her father. Of cours...
Okaasan is the story of a poor, working class mother with a sick husband who sacrifices herself to support her family in suburban Tokyo. The film defines "Shomin Geki," a Japanese film genre that feat...
A relação perturbada entre um escritor e sua esposa professora de balé, que há anos ama outro homem, finalmente leva à separação da família..
Wataru Naohiko who has the prosecutor general as his father became a young composer and its symphony "saint" invoked the world echoed. But his disciple Uchiyama and his best friend prosecutor Daisuke ...
Flame of My Love
A woman's struggle for equality in Japan in the 1880s. Eiko Hirayama leaves Okayama for Tokyo, where she helps the fledgling Liberal Party and falls in love with its leader Kentaro Omoi, just as the p...
Quando o futuro de sua empresa de construção cai em perigo, um pai controlador empurra seus filhos para casamentos e carreiras insatisfatórios, a fim de recuperar a estabilidade financeira.
A Pebble by the Wayside
Tomotaka Tasaka's A Pebble by the Wayside (Robo no Ishi), made in 1938 and taken from a Yuzo Yamamoto novel, takes place around 1902, was about a young boy brought up entirely by his mother since his ...
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