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Sharaku (1995)

115 min | Biography, Drama, History

A crippled kabuki player is taken into a strolling company of itinerant actors. An influential publisher notices his honest, bold drawings, and nurtures him despite persecution and betrayal. The film explores the eternal relationship ...See moreA crippled kabuki player is taken into a strolling company of itinerant actors. An influential publisher notices his honest, bold drawings, and nurtures him despite persecution and betrayal. The film explores the eternal relationship between artist and producer, and describes the emanicipation of a man who refuses to let himself become the plaything of power and money. Written by L.H. Wong See less
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Updated Feb 4, 1995

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Feb 4, 1995 (Japan)

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Furankî Sakai
Tsutaya Tsutaya   See fewer
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Shima Iwashita
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Shirô Sano
Utamaro Utamaro   See fewer
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Riona Hazuki
Hanasato Hanasato   See fewer
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Toshiya Nagasawa
Tetsuzo (the future Hokusai) Tetsuzo (the future Hokusai)   See fewer
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Yasosuke Bando
Matsudaira Sadanobu Matsudaira Sadanobu   See fewer
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Naoko Kato
Ohuji Ohuji   See fewer
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Chôichirô Kawarasaki
Santo Kyoden Santo Kyoden   See fewer
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Naomasa Musaka
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Eisuke Sasai
Tomisaburo Segawa Tomisaburo Segawa   See fewer
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Kimiko Yo
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7.1 / 10 | 110 votes