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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 Rashômon (1950), Iron Maze (1991) and U mong pa meung (2011). He was married to Tsukamoto Fumi. He died on July 24, 1927 in Tokyo. See full bio »

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(age 35) in Tokyo, Japan

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Rashômon
Rashômon Writer
(1950)
Iron Maze
Iron Maze Writer
(1991)
U mong pa meung
(2011)
The Outrage
The Outrage Writer
(1964)

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 2010 Ayashiki bungô kaidan (TV Series) (novel "Nose" - 1 episode)
- Hana (2010) ... (novel "Nose")
 2010 Bungo: Nihon bungaku shinema (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Majutsu (2010) ... (novel)
 2009 Aoi Bungaku Series (TV Series) (original story)
 1986 Fame (TV Series) (from stories by - 1 episode)
- The Incident (1986) ... (from stories by)
 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)
Show Show Writer: Movie (15 credits)
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(May 7 to 30, 1965) His stories were adapted by Fay and Michael Kanin's play, "Rashomon," at the Actors Theatre of Louisville (Mainstage) in Louisville, Kentucky with Will Kennon (Priest); J.S. Johnson (Woodcutter); Jack Collward (wigmaker); John Seitz (Bandit); James Woodall (Husband) Denise Fergusson (Wife); Barbara Cornett (... See more »

Alternate Names:

Rynosuke Akutagawa | Ryuunosuke Akutagawa
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Father of Hiroshi Akutagawa and Yasushi Akutagawa.

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