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Princess Yang Kwei Fei (1955)

05/03/1955 (JP) RomanceDramaHistory 1h 38m
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In eighth century China, the Emperor is grieving over the death of his wife. The Yang family wants to provide the Emperor with a consort so that they may consolidate their influence over the court. General An Lushan finds a distant relative working in their kitchen whom they groom to present to the Emperor. The Emperor falls in love with her and she becomes the Princess Yang Kwei-fei. The Yangs are then appointed important ministers, though An Lushan is not given the court position he covets. The ministers misuse their power so much that there is a popular revolt against the Yangs, fueled by An Lushan.

  1. Kenji Mizoguchi

    Director

  2. Yoshikata Yoda

    Screenplay

  3. Masashige Narusawa

    Screenplay

  4. Doe Ching

    Screenplay

  5. Matsutarō Kawaguchi

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Machiko Kyō

    Machiko Kyō

    Princess Yang Kwei-fei

  2. Masayuki Mori

    Masayuki Mori

    Emperor Xuan Zong

  3. Sō Yamamura

    Sō Yamamura

    An Lushan

  4. Eitarō Shindō

    Eitarō Shindō

    Kao Li-hsi

  5. Eitarō Ozawa

    Eitarō Ozawa

    Yang Kuo-chung

  6. Haruko Sugimura

    Haruko Sugimura

    Princess Yen-chun

  7. Yôko Minamida

    Yôko Minamida

    Hung-tao

  8. Bontarō Miake

    Bontarō Miake

    Chen-Hsuan-li

  9. Tatsuya Ishiguro

    Tatsuya Ishiguro

    Li Lin-fu

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Princess Yang Kwei Fei
Princess Yang Kwei Fei

Original Title 楊貴妃

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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