Search All

Search by Title

Release year:
Production year:

Advance Search

Search by Cast/Staff

Advance Search

Search by Company/Association

Advance Search

Categories

Genres

Genres: Specify

Movies

46 Results

  • So Like the Flowers

    So Like the Flowers (1960)

    Director
    MIZUHO Shunkai
    Cast
    WAKAO Ayako, NEGAMI Jun, MARUYAMA Osamu

    Kuniko is like a fresh flower and has been discovered by a TV director who has asked her to appear in commercials. Her family consists of herself, her parents and an elder brother who has returned after many years in POW camp. Yoko, her friend, has l...

  • Scorching Sand

    Scorching Sand (1960)

    Director
    MIZUHO Shunkai
    Cast
    MITAMURA Hajime, FUJIMAKI Jun, ISHII Ryuichi

    The main streets of Tokyo are crowded with zigzagging leftist demonstrators shouting "Resistance to Rearmament," "Down with the Government" etc. One night, four young men, total strangers to each other, and living an insecure adolescence, like the ...

  • The Priest and the Beauty

    The Priest and the Beauty (1960)

    Director
    SHIMA Koji
    Cast
    ICHIKAWA Raizo, WAKAO Ayako, URAJI Yoko

    Kiyohime is the only daughter of the headman of the village of Manago who whilst out hunting accidentally shoots Anchin, a young priest, who with his colleague, Dokaku, on the way to the famous Dojoii Temple to practice Buddhist meditation. Terrified...

  • Patterns of Love

    Patterns of Love (1960)

    Director
    MISUMI Kenji
    Cast
    YAMAMOTO Fujiko, KANO Junko, NOZOE Hitomi

    This is an omnibus picture consisting of three stories. Tosaku Yakata is a well-known college professor who writes under the name of Toku Ogata. One day, in Asakusa, the amusement center of Tokyo, he sees a beautiful girl dressed in a lavender and ...

  • The Last Betrayal

    The Last Betrayal (1960)

    Director
    INOUE Umetsugu
    Cast
    HASEGAWA Kazuo, KAWAGUCHI Hiroshi, SUGAWARA Kenji

    It is past midnight when Tsumura, a gang boss scurries to the rear entrance of the Bar Modonne, pushes open the door, and enters. A light is snapped on to reveal Chizu a beautiful woman and his mistress. He loves her deeply but, as they go upstairs t...

  • The Ogre in Mt. Oe

    The Ogre in Mt. Oe (1960)

    Director
    TANAKA Tokuzo
    Cast
    HASEGAWA Kazuo, ICHIKAWA Raizo, KATSU Shintaro

    At the beginning of the eleventh century when the Fujiwaras held the reigns of power, Kyoto, then capital of Japan was infested with bandits and mysterious apparitions. Michinaga Fujiwara, the prime minister, is haunted by monsters in the form of a ...

  • Bonchi

    Bonchi (1960)

    Director
    ICHIKAWA Kon
    Cast
    ICHIKAWA Raizo, WAKAO Ayako, NAKAMURA Tamao

    In 1926 Kikuji was a real "Bonchi", the son of a great merchant family of the Osaka Senba District. The house is ruled by the grandmother, a stern matriarch who, with her daughter Sei, wants to see young Kikuji married well. What they particularly wa...

  • The Woman’s Testament

    The Woman’s Testament (1960)

    Director
    MASUMURA Yasuzo, ICHIKAWA Kon, YOSHIMURA Kozaburo
    Cast
    KYO Machiko, NAKAMURA Ganjiro, KANO Junko

    "Jokyo" is a three-part omnibus picture, and Daiei's three best directors, and practically all of its stars, have combined their talents to create three stories in which various aspects of women are shown and commented upon. Director Yasuzo Masumura...

  • Kamikaze

    Kamikaze (1960)

    Director
    INOUE Yoshio
    Cast
    HONGO Kojiro, TAKIHANA Hisako, NOZOE Hitomi

    By 1944 the tide of war had turned against Japan and Akira Nozawa, lieutenant, junior grade, is a student-soldier. On one of his rare days of leave from the Yokosuka Air Base, Akira visits his Alma Mater to read in the school library. He asks the li...

  • Some Pumpkin

    Some Pumpkin (1960)

    Director
    SAKAI Tatsuo
    Cast
    SAGA Michiko, FUJIYAMA Kambi, YASUI Shoji

    This is a story of the Kawachi district in the southwestern part of Osaka, where the people live an open but greed-filled existence which never changes in peace or war. They call Oichi a "Kotsuma Nankin", meaning a small, round and firm pumpkin, tas...

  • Late Autumn

    Late Autumn (1960)

    Director
    OZU Yasujiro
    Cast
    HARA Setsuko, TSUKASA Yoko, SADA Keiji

    On the seventh anniversary of her husband's death, the widow Akiko still looks young and beautiful, and three friends, Mamiya, Taguchi and Hirayama, are trying to find a good husband for her daughter, Ayako. Mamiya realizes that Ayako is hesitant ab...

  • Internees of Kampili

    Internees of Kampili (1960)

    Director
    HORIUCHI Manao
    Cast
    OKI Minoru, SUGIURA Naoki, RYU Chishu

    In the autumn of 1945, Petty Officer Tadashi Yamaji is among the numerous war crimes suspects facing death on the gallows for maltreatment of Allied women and children interned in camp Kampili. Kampili is located some ten kilometers outside Macassar...

  • The Grave Tells All

    The Grave Tells All (1960)

    Director
    NOMURA Yoshitaro
    Cast
    SADA Keiji, KUWANO Miyuki, YOSHIMURA Mari

    Tateno, who operates a drug store also introduces talent to radio and TV stations, handles black-market dollars and supplies waitresses to restaurants. One day, he sees a member of a pseudo religion buying pistols from a Korean. Masquerading as a ne...

  • Women of Kyoto

    Women of Kyoto (1960)

    Director
    YOSHIMURA Kozaburo
    Cast
    SADA Keiji, OKADA Mariko, KOCHI Momoko

    The affairs of Kagimura, a noted cake shop in Kyoto, are taken over by Akie, a kinswoman of the late proprietor. Before arriving in Kyoto, Akie had planned to renovate the Kagimura and turn it into a dressmaking shop. But when she sees Taniji, an ex...

  • The Sun’s Burial

    The Sun’s Burial (1960)

    Director
    OSHIMA Nagisa
    Cast
    TSUGAWA Masahiko, KAWAZU Yusuke, HONO Kayoko

    Hanako, the heroine, is the daughter of a junk dealer. Her "racket" is operating medical outposts to which impoverished laborers and the unemployed go to sell their blood ... The head of the local thugs known as the Shinei-kai is the coldly handsome ...

  • Mid-Summer Affair — “Underwater" Series, Part 4

    Mid-Summer Affair — “Underwater" Series, Part 4 (1960)

    Director
    IWAMA Tsuruo
    Cast
    IZUMI Kyoko, OKI Minoru, KOYAMA Akiko

    One summer day, a team of performing swimmers discovers Fumiko, a young woman, adrift on the sea whose husband has been drowned while attempting to save her. Next morning, on seeing Fumiko's picture in a swimming suit, Ryuko, a member of the team an...

  • Of Men and Money

    Of Men and Money (1960)

    Director
    NAKAMURA Noboru
    Cast
    SADA Keiji, ITO Yunosuke, MITSUI Koji

    Matsumoto, a veteran detective, is vastly interested in the newly established Investment Society which is promising its investors a three percent monthly interest. His alert mind and years of experience on the force tell him that such high rate of in...

  • Naked Youth — A Story of Cruelty

    Naked Youth — A Story of Cruelty (1960)

    Director
    OSHIMA Nagisa
    Cast
    KAWAZU Yusuke, KUWANO Miyuki, KUGA Yoshiko

    A school girl, restless, in search of excitement and experience, takes to accepting rides from strange men. A university student rescues her from the advances of one of the middle-aged drivers but sensing her vulnerability takes her out on a speed-bo...

  • Goodbye to Glory

    Goodbye to Glory (1960)

    Director
    INOUE Kazuo
    Cast
    YAMADA Isuzu, SUGIURA Naoki, YAMAMOTO Toyozo

    This is the story of a group of Naval Cadets, a segment of the Japanese Air Force that went down in flaming but futile glory during the Pacific War, and one member of the group who lived to see the return of peace from a cell in Fuchu Prison. Parole...

  • When a Woman Loves

    When a Woman Loves (1960)

    Director
    GOSHO Heinosuke
    Cast
    ARIMA Ineko, SABURI Shin, OTOWA Nobuko

    At the funeral of Niizu, a well-known newspaper man, a young woman appears dressed in mourning. None present can place her ... her name is Kiyo ... One hot August night, Kiyo, then 16 years old, had slept together with Niizu, and the geisha, Hideya...

  • Spring Dreams

    Spring Dreams (1960)

    Director
    KINOSHITA Keisuke
    Cast
    OKADA Mariko, KUGA Yoshiko, KAWAZU Yusuke

    This human comedy is set in the palatial residence in Tokyo belonging to the president of a pharmaceutical company. One day, an elderly vendor of sweet potatoes, introduced by the young maidservants of the residence, suffers a stroke in the parlor. ...