Machiko Kyō

Biography

Machiko Kyō (Japanese: 京 マチ子 Hepburn: Kyō Machiko, March 25, 1924 – May 12, 2019) was a Japanese actress whose film work occurred primarily during the 1950s. She rose to extraordinary domestic praise in Japan for her work in two of the greatest Japanese films of the 20th century, Akira Kurosawa'...

12 titles Acting

5.4

The Possessed 妖婆

1976 ·

6.7

Tora's Pure Love Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Torajirō Junjō Shishū

1976 · Aya

7.0

Solar Eclipse 金環蝕

1975 ·

7.4

The Family 華麗なる一族

1974 · Aiko Takasu

7.1

Thousand Cranes 千羽鶴

1969 · Chikako Kurimoto

8.0

The Face of Another 他人の顔

1966 · Mrs. Okuyama

7.5

The Little Runaway Маленький беглец

1966 · Director of the shelter

7.1

The Great Wall Shin no shikôtei

1962 ·

6.5

Black Lizard Kurotokage

1962 · Mrs. Midorikawa

6.6

Buddha Shaka

1961 · Nandabala

7.4

The Wandering Princess 流転の王妃

1960 · Ryûko Korinkakura (Hiroko Aishinkakura)

5.9

The Woman Who Touched Legs 足にさわった女

1960 · Saya Shiozawa

7.5

Bonchi

1960 · Ofuku

6.9

A Woman's Testament 女経

1960 ·

The Makioka Sisters 細雪

1959 ·

7.1

Odd Obsession

1959 · Ikuko Kenmochi

7.5

Jirocho Fuji 次郎長富士

1959 · Okatsu

8.0

Floating Weeds 浮草

1959 · Sumiko

7.2

The Loyal 47 Ronin 忠臣蔵

1958 · Orui, Spy

The Ladder of Success 夜の素顔

1958 ·

7.3

Hole in One

1957 · Nagako Kita

6.8

Night Butterflies Yoru no chô

1957 ·

8.0

Street of Shame 赤線地帯

1956 · Mickey

6.8

Three Women Around Yoshinaka Shin, Heike monogatari: Yoshinaka o meguru sannin no onna

1956 · Tomoe

6.8

The Teahouse of the August Moon

1956 · Lotus Blossom

7.4

Princess Yang Kwei Fei 楊貴妃

1955 · Princess Yang Kwei-fei

The Princess Sen Sen-hime

1954 ·

5.6

The Story of Shunkin 春琴物語

1954 ·

8.2

Ugetsu 雨月物語

1953 · Lady Wakasa

7.2

Gate of Hell 地獄門

1953 · Lady Kesa

7.5

Older Brother, Younger Sister あにいもうと

1953 · Mon

7.5

Dedication of the Great Buddha 大佛開眼

1952 ·

6.9

Beauty and the Thief 美女と盗賊

1952 ·

7.3

The Life of a Horse Trader 馬喰一代

1951 · Yuki

7.0

Clothes of Deception 偽れる盛装

1951 ·

6.9

A Tale of Genji Genji monogatari

1951 · Awaji no ue

8.3

Rashomon 羅生門

1950 · Masako