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-san's Pure Love 男はつらいよ 寅次郎純情詩集

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

7.5

The Little Runaway Маленький беглец

1966 · Director of the shelter

8.0

The Face of Another 他人の顔

1966 · Mrs. Okuyama

7.1

The Great Wall 秦・始皇帝

1962 ·

6.5

Black Lizard 黒蜥蜴

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

6.9

A Woman's Testament 女経

1960 ·

7.5

Bonchi ぼんち

1960 · Ofuku

7.5

Jirocho Fuji 次郎長富士

1959 · Okatsu

8.0

Floating Weeds 浮草

1959 · Sumiko

The Makioka Sisters 細雪

1959 ·

7.1

Odd Obsession

1959 · Ikuko Kenmochi

The Ladder of Success 夜の素顔

1958 ·

7.2

The Loyal 47 Ronin 忠臣蔵

1958 · Orui, Spy

7.3

Hole in One

1957 · Nagako Kita

6.8

Night Butterflies 夜の蝶

1957 ·

6.8

The Teahouse of the August Moon

1956 · Lotus Blossom

8.0

Street of Shame 赤線地帯

1956 · Mickey

6.6

Tsukigata Hanpeita: Flover Reel; Storm Reel 月形半平太 花の巻 嵐の巻

1956 · Hagino

6.8

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

1956 · Tomoe

7.4

Princess Yang Kwei Fei 楊貴妃

1955 · Princess Yang Kwei-fei

A Girl Isn't Allowed to Love Bara Ikutabika

1955 ·

5.6

The Story of Shunkin 春琴物語

1954 ·

The Princess Sen Sen-hime

1954 ·

7.2

Gate of Hell 地獄門

1953 · Lady Kesa

7.5

Brother and Sister あにいもうと

1953 · Mon

8.2

Ugetsu 雨月物語

1953 · Lady Wakasa

6.9

Beauty and the Thief 美女と盗賊

1952 ·

7.5

Dedication of the Great Buddha 大佛開眼

1952 ·

6.9

A Tale of Genji 源氏物語

1951 · Awaji no ue

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 ·

8.3

Rashomon 羅生門

1950 · Masako

The Motherland Far Far Away 遙かなり母の国

1950 ·