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Rentaro Mikuni (born January 20, 1923) is a Japanese actor from Gunma Prefecture. He has appeared in over 150 films since making his screen debut in 1951, and has won three Japanese Academy Awards for Best Actor, and a further seven nominations. He also won two Blue Ribbon Awards for Best Actor, in 1960 and in 1989. Kōichi Satō is his son.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Rentaro Mikuni (born January 20, 1923) is a Japanese actor from Gunma Prefecture. He has appeared in over 150 films since making his screen debut in 1951, and has won three Japanese Academy Awards for Best Actor, and a further seven nominations. He also won two Blue Ribbon Awards for Best Actor, in 1960 and in 1989. Kōichi Satō is his son.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Rentaro Mikuni, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 100

Birthday 1923-01-20

Place of Birth Gunma, Japan

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2011 Chronicle of My Mother
2008 Free and Easy 19
2005 Free and Easy 16 as Suzuki
2004 Free and Easy 15
2003 Free and Easy 14 as Suzuki Ichinosuke
2003 The Wind Carpet as Kinta Nakata
2001 A Single Drop of Water in a Mighty River
2001 Free and Easy 12: Big Holiday Bonus Project
1999 The Old Man and the Sea as (voice)
1999 Will to Live as Yasukichi
1998 Free and Easy 10 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1997 Free and Easy 9 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1996 Free and Easy 8 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1996 Oishinbo as Yuzan Kaibara
1994 The Friends as Kihachi Denpo
1993 Free and Easy 6 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1993 The Last Dance as Buhei Mikai
1992 Free and Easy 5 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1992 Luminous Moss as Headmaster / Captain (dual role)
1992 Basara: Princess Goh
1991 Free and Easy 4 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1991 My Sons
1990 Free and Easy 3 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1989 Free and Easy 2 as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1989 Rikyu as Rikyu
1988 Free and Easy as Ichinosuke Suzuki
1988 Wuthering Heights as Takamaru
1988 A Taxing Woman's Return as Teppei Onisawa
1987 Shinran: Path to Purity
1987 River of Fireflies
1986 A Promise as Ryôsaku Morimoto
1982 The Go Masters
1981 Sailor Suit and Machine Gun as Hajime Sandaiji, Futoccho
1981 Rennyo and His Mother
1980 Mister, Missus, Miss Lonely as Hachiro Munakata
1979 Vengeance Is Mine as Shizuo Enokizu
1978 Never Give Up as Kazunari Ohba
1978 August without Emperor as Tameichiro Emi
1977 Sweet Revenge as Kinzo Otsuka
1977 Mount Hakkoda as Major Yamada
1976 The Inugamis as Sahei Inugami
1976 The Possessed
1976 Barefoot Gen
1975 Kinkanshoku as Conservative MP
1975 Two in the Amsterdam Rain as Masaoka
1974 The Tattered Banner as Shozo Tanaka
1974 Himiko as Nashime
1973 Coup d'Etat as Kazuki Kitamura / Ikki Kita
1973 藍より青く as Yukiyoshi Tamiya
1972 Journey Into Solitude as Kunitaro Matsuda
1972 Special Boy Soldiers of the Navy
1972 The Rendezvous as Detective
1972 Zatôichi at Large as Boss Tetsugoro
1971 Confessions Among Actresses
1971 Miyamoto Musashi VI as Baiken Shishido
1971 Shadow of Deception
1970 Duel at Fort Ezo as Shimbei Usa
1969 Shinsengumi: Assassins of Honor as Kamo Serizawa
1968 Profound Desires of the Gods as Nekichi Futori, the chained son
1967 Zatôichi the Outlaw as Asagoro
1966 Glorious Fights
1966 Punishment Island
1966 Thirst for Love as Tetsuya Ezaki
1966 The Threat as Misawa
1965 Tale of Japanese Burglars as Gisuke Hayashida
1965 A Fugitive from the Past as Takichi Inukai aka Kyôichirô Tarumi
1964 Kwaidan as Husband (segment "Kurokami")
1964 Wolves, Pigs & Men as Ichiro, The eldest brother
1964 A Story from Echigo
1964 Miyamoto Musashi: The Duel at Ichijo Temple
1962 Miyamoto Musashi: Showdown at Hannyazaka Heights as Muneaki Takuan
1962 Harakiri as Kageyu Saito
1962 The Broken Commandments as Rentaro Inoko
1962 The Christian Revolt as Uemonsaku
1961 Run, Genta, Run!
1961 The Catch as Kazumasa Takano
1961 Miyamoto Musashi as Muneaki Takuan
1960 Devotion to Railway as Yoshito Matsuzaki
1959 Thus Another Day as Kenzô Akada
1959 Kiku and Isamu: Two Siblings Born in Japan as Newspaperman A
1959 The Song of the Cart
1958 The Outsiders as Takeshi Ohiwa
1958 The Adulteress
1958 Wind, Woman and Road as Sentaro
1957 The Eagle and the Hawk as Keizo Sasaki
1956 Story of a Day Laborer
1956 The Burmese Harp as Captain Inouye
1955 A Hole of My Own Making
1955 Policeman's Diary as Patrolman Hanakawa
1954 Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto as Matahachi
1954 Farewell Rabaul as Captain Katase
1953 The Lovers as Sugawa
1953 Wife as Tadashi Tanimura
1953 Husband and Wife as Ryota Takemura
1952 Beauty and the Thief
1952 Sword for Hire
1952 Doctor's Day Off
1951 Fireworks Over the Sea as Tsuyoshi Yabuki
1951 Boyhood as Teacher Shimomura
1951 The Good Fairy as Rentaro Mikuni, news reporter

Directing

1987 Shinran: Path to PurityDirector

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