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Ryûnosuke Akutagawa (1892–1927)

Ryûnosuke Akutagawa was born on March 1, 1892 in Tokyo, Japan. He was a writer, known for Rashomon (1950), Iron Maze (1991) and The Outrage (2011). He was married to Tsukamoto Fumi. He died on July 24, 1927 in Tokyo. See full bio »


(age 35) in Tokyo, Japan

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 2011 In a Grove (Short) (based on a short story by)
 2011 Kumo no ito (short story "Kumo no ito")
 2011 The Outrage (based on stories by)
 2010 Ayashiki bungô kaidan (TV Series) (novel "Nose" - 1 episode)
- Nose (2010) ... (novel "Nose")
 2010 Bungo: Nihon bungaku shinema (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Majutsu (2010) ... (novel)
 2009 Aoi Bungaku Series (TV Series) (original story)
 2009 Rail Truck (novel)
 2009 Tajomaru (short story "Yabu no Naka")
 1996 Misty (original story)
 1996 Yabu no naka (story "Yabu no naka" - as Ryuunosuke Akutagawa)
 1995 Nan Jing de ji du (novel)
 1991 Iron Maze (story "In a Grove")
 1986 Fame (TV Series) (short stories - 1 episode)
- The Incident (1986) ... (short stories)
 1976 The Possessed (novel)
 1969 Jigokuhen (novel)
 1964 The Outrage (stories)
 1962 Inochi no ito (TV Movie) (novel)
 1962 Kesa no shi (TV Movie) (novel)
 1961 Chuugi (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1961 Yabu no naka (TV Movie) (novel)
 1961 Rashomon (TV Movie) (story)
 1961 Un (TV Movie) (novel)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series) (stories - 1 episode)
- Rashomon (1960) ... (stories)
 1960 Rashomon (TV Movie) (stories)
 1959 Hina (TV Movie) (novel)
 1959 Imogayu (TV Movie) (novel)
 1959 Aki (TV Movie) (novel)
 1959 Hana (TV Movie) (novel)
 1952 Bijo to touzoku (novel)
 1950 Rashomon (stories Rashomon and In a Grove)
 1946 Kumo no ito (Short) (story)
 1911 Rashomon (Short) (novel)
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(2012-2013 Season) Michael John LaChiusa and his musical, "See What I Wanna See," was performed at the Bailliwick Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Danni Smith in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

Rynosuke Akutagawa | Ryuunosuke Akutagawa

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Father of Hiroshi Akutagawa and Yasushi Akutagawa.

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