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Rentarô Mikuni (1923–2013)

Rentarô Mikuni was born on January 20, 1923 in Gunma, Japan as Masao Sato. He was an actor and director, known for Vengeance Is Mine (1979), The Burmese Harp (1956) and Kwaidan (1964). He died on April 14, 2013 in Inagi, Tokyo, Japan. See full bio »

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(age 90) in Inagi, Tokyo, Japan

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Known For

Vengeance Is Mine
Vengeance Is Mine Shizuo Enokizu
(1979)
The Burmese Harp
The Burmese Harp Captain Inouye
(1956)
Kwaidan
Kwaidan Husband (segment "Kurokami")
(1964)
Miyamoto Musashi
Miyamoto Musashi Honiden Matahachi
(1954)

Filmography

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 2011 Waga haha no ki
Hayato
 2011 Ooshikamura soudouki
Yoshikazu Tsuda
 2009 Tsuribaka nisshi 20
Suzuki
 2009 Happî bâsudê (TV Movie)
Daigo Nonomiya
 2007 Hokushin naname ni sasu tokoro
Katsuya Ueda
 2006 Kokotsu no hito (TV Movie)
Shigezo Tachibana
 2005 Tsuribaka nisshi 16
Suzuki
 2004 Shinkansen wo tsukutta otokotachi (TV Movie)
Shinji Sogo
 2003 Oitekoso nao (TV Movie)
 2003 Kaze no jûtan
Kinta Nakata
 2001 Taiga no itteki
Shinichiro Koryo
 1999 The Old Man and the Sea (Short) (Japanese version, voice)
 1999 Niji no misaki
Jun Kawada
 1999 Ikitai
Yasukichi
 1996 Oishinbo
Yuzan Kaibara
 1995 Mitabi no kaikyô
Hah Shigun (old)
 1994 Onna-zakari
Juzo Urano
 1994 Natsu no niwa: The Friends
Kihachi Denpô
 1993 Daibyônin
Buhei Mikai
 1992 Shôrishatachi
Daihachiro Kunitomo
 1992 Gô-hime
Junsai
 1992 Shiny Moss
Headmaster / Captain of a ship (plays two parts)
 1991 Musuko
Akio Asano
 1989 Rikyu
Rikyu
 1988 Arashi ga oka
Takamaru
 1988 Marusa no onna 2
Teppei Onizawa
 1987 River of Fireflies
Shigetaki Mizushima
 1986 A Promise
Ryôsaku Morimoto
 1986 Beyond the Shining Sea
Takeya Oumi
 1985 Yokohama monogatari (TV Movie)
Akira Ishiguro
 1984 The Street of Desire
Tadao Shimoda
 1984 Masho (TV Movie)
 1983 Soushitsu (TV Movie)
Suda
 1982 Mikan no taikyoku
Rinsaku Matsunami
 1982 Haru ga kita (TV Movie)
 1981 Sêrâ-fuku to kikanjû
Hajime Sandaiji, Futoccho
 1981 Rennyo and His Mother (voice)
 1981 Asshii-tachi no machi
Shinji Sagawa
 1981 Sekigahara (TV Movie)
Masanobu Honda
 1980 Misuta, Misesu, Misu Ronri
Hachiro Munakata
 1980 Akai shisen (TV Movie)
Detective Suzuki
 1979 Oh! The Nomugi Pass
Tokichi Adachi
 1979 Vengeance Is Mine
Shizuo Enokizu
 1978 Hito wa sore wo scandal to iu (TV Series)
Koichiro dojima
 1978 Yasei no shômei
Kazunari Ohba
 1978 Kôtei no inai hachigatsu
Tameichiro Emi, Head of police at the Ground Self Defence Force
 1977 Kiri-no-hata
Kinzo Otsuka
 1977 Kuroki Taro no ai to bôken
Toyotaro
 1977 Hakkodasan
Major Yamada
 1976 Inugami-ke no ichizoku
Sahei Inugami
 1976 Yoba
Ascetic
 1976 Kigeki Daiyûkai
Narrator (voice)
 1975 Kinkanshoku
Conservative M.P
 1975 Waga seishun no toki
Kotaro Kamijo
 1975 Ame no Amsterdam
Masaoka
 1974 Mesu
Shiro Kikukawa
 1974 Ranru no hata
Seizo Tanaka
 1974 Himiko
Nashime
 1973 Kaigenrei
Kazuki Kitamura / Ikki Kita
 1973 Ai yori aoku
Yukiyoshi
 1972 Tabi no omosa
Kunitarô Matsuda
 1972 Hissatsu shikakenin (TV Series)
Tazaemon Monjuya
- Kesu kao kesareru kao (1972) ... Tazaemon Monjuya
 1972 Kaigun tokubetsu nenshô-hei
Goichi Miyamoto
 1972 Yakusoku
Detective
 1972 Zatoichi at Large
Boss Tetsugoro
 1971 Confessions Among Actresses
Minakawa
 1971 Yomigaeru daichi
Eisuke noda
 1971 Shinken shôbu
Baiken Shishido
 1971 Shadow of Deception
Keitaro Nishida
 1970 Men and War
Komajiro Shimada
 1970 City of Beasts
Ishihama
 1970 Ezo yakata no ketto
Shimbei Usa
 1968 Kamigami no fukaki yokubô
Nekichi Futori, the chained son
 1968 Neon taiheiki
 1967 Zatoichi the Outlaw
Asagoro
 1966 Jigoku no okite ni asu wa nai
Genichiro Gunji
 1966 Captive's Island
Daigoku (aka Kenuma)
 1966 Aiyoku
Tetsuya Ezaki
 1966 Odoshi
Misawa
 1965 Nippon dorobô monogatari
Gisuke Hayashida
 1965 Kiga kaikyô
Takichi Inukai aka Kyôichirô Tarumi
 1964 Kwaidan
Husband (segment "Kurokami")
 1964 Ôkami to buta to ningen
Ichirô, eldest brother
 1964 Echigo Tsutsuishi Oyashirazu
Gonsuke Sabu
 1964 Muhomatsu no issho
Matsugoro
 1963 Bakurô ichidai
Yonetaro Katayama
 1963 Rikugun zangyaku monogatari
Yahichi Inumaru
 1963 Futari dake no toride
Kameo Isomura
 1963 Mushukunin-betsuchô
Shinpei
 1962 Ankoku-gai saigo no hi
Akutagawa
 1962 The Outcast
Rentaro Inoko
 1961 Hadakakko
Ozawa-ojisan
 1961 Shiiku
Kazumasa Takano
 1961 Machi
Young man's father
 1961 Furusato wa midori nariki
Mr. Takeda
 1960 Ôinaru bakushin
Yoshito Matsuzaki
 1960 Ôinaru tabiji
Kozo Iwami
 1959 Kyô mo mata kakute ari nan
Kenzô Akada
 1959 Kiku to Isamu
Pressman
 1959 Niguruma no uta
Moichi
 1958 Mori to mizuumi no matsuri
Takeshi Ohiwa
 1958 Half a Loaf...
Daigoro Furumaki
 1958 Yoru no tsuzumi
Hikokurô Ogura
 1957 Bitoku no yoromeki
Ichiro Kurakoshi
 1957 Washi to taka
Sasaki
 1957 Ibo kyoudai
Hantaro Kido
 1956 Dotanba (TV Movie)
 1956 Niko-yon monogatari
Tenka no Tame-san
 1956 Ryûri no kishi
Ryûkichi Fukase
 1956 Shi no jûjiro
Shôgo Ise
 1956 The Burmese Harp
Captain Inouye
 1955 Zoku keisatsu nikki
Koji Hanamura
 1955 Jibun no ana no nakade
Shonosuke Ihara
 1955 Mittsu no kao
Kenichiro Kishi, Gang
 1955 Till We Meet Again
Jiro Sone
 1955 Keisatsu nikki
Hanakawa, policeman
 1954 Nyonin no yakata
Hachirô Yata
 1954 Dorodarake no seishun
Shigeki Kaji
 1954 Itsuko to sono haha
Yasukazu Sugi
 1954 Saraba Rabauru
Captain Katase
 1953 Akasen kichi
Koichi Kawanabe
 1953 Omatsuri hanjirô
Itahachi Yamane
 1953 Aijin
Sugawa
 1953 Taiheiyô no washi
Staff Officer
 1953 Aoiro kakumei
Fukuzawa
 1953 Aijô ni tsuite
Ryosuke, Hirotsu
 1953 Tsuma
Tadashi Tanimura
 1953 Koibito-tachi no iru machi
Rokutaro Taninaka
 1953 Fûfu
Ryota Takemura
 1953 My Wonderful Yellow Car
The burglar
 1952 Haru no sasayaki
Yasuzo Yoshimura
 1952 Bijo to touzoku
Kuroki no Jiro
 1952 Adolescence
Teacher Harada
 1952 Shanhai no onna
Manabe, First lieutenant
 1952 Sword for Hire
Tachibana Jurata
 1952 Honjitsu kyûshin
Yusaku
 1951 Inazuma sôshi
Genzaburo Funaki
 1951 Inochi uruwashi
Hirokazu Imura
 1951 Umi no hanabi
Tsuyoshi Yabuki
 1951 Boyhood
Teacher Shimomura
 1951 Zen-ma
Rentarô Mikuni, news reporter
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