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Akemi Negishi (1934–2008)


Akemi Negishi might never have become an actress but for Josef von Sternberg. The legendary director was in Japan looking for a woman to play the seductress who leads a bunch of soldiers astray in his upcoming (and as it turned out, last) movie _Anatahan (1954)_. But Sternberg spotted Negishi one night, dancing on the cabaret stage, and chose her ... See full bio »

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Known For

Furyô anego den: Inoshika Ochô
(1973)
Red Beard
Red Beard Okuni, the mistress
(1965)
Nemuri Kyôshirô: Joyôken
Nemuri Kyôshirô: Joyôken Seiga the Medium / Kunoichi
(1964)

Filmography

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 2005 Barameraba (Short)
 1992 Rakuyô
Yamashita's wife
 1990 Shikibu monogatari
Fuji
 1984 Location
Umeko
 1984 Mayonaka no nioi (TV Series)
 1983 The Makioka Sisters
Mrs. Shimozuma
 1983 Chichi to ko
Yoshie Kudo
 1982 Karuizawa fujin
Yôko Ayukawa
 1981 Enrai
Mother of Hirotsugu
 1979 Mo hozue wa tsukanai
Mariko,s mother
 1979 Kôsatsu
 1978 Kiken na kankei
Masae Miyakawa
 1977 Chikuzan hitori tabi
Tami
 1975 Hatsukoi
Michiko Matsumiya
 1974 Jyûgun ianfu
Kura
 1973 Female Prisoner Scorpion: #701's Grudge Song
Prison guard Minamimura
 1973 Lady Snowblood
Tajire no Okiku
 1973 Furyô anego den: Inoshika Ochô
Ogin Shitateya
 1972 Kiri no hata (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1972)
- Episode #1.4 (1972)
- Episode #1.3 (1972)
- Episode #1.2 (1972)
- Episode #1.1 (1972)
 1971 Asobi
Boy's mother
 1970 Dodes'ka-den
Good-Looking Housewife
 1970 The Hot Little Girl
Keiko
 1970 Onna-tarashi no teiô
Cecile Hanada
 1970 Denki kurage
Tomi, Yumi's mother
 1968 Kemeko no uta
Fumi
 1968 Snake Woman's Curse
Masae Ônuma , Landlord's Wife
 1965 Buraikan jingi
Tokuko Kumagai
 1965 Red Beard
Okuni, the mistress
 1964 Nemuri Kyôshirô: Joyôken
Seiga the Medium / Kunoichi
 1964 Zoku kôkô san'nensei
Yasuko Hanai
 1964 Zoku zûzûshii yatsu
Kiriko
 1964 Zûzûshii yatsu
Kiriko
 1963 Arashi wo yobu jûhachinin
Hisako Murata
 1963 Bôsu o tosê
 1962 King Kong vs. Godzilla
Chikiro's Mother (Dancing Girl)
 1958 Half Human
The Mountain Girl
 1958 Tôkyô no kyûjitsu
Ballet Dancer
 1957 The Lower Depths
Osen the Prostitute
 1957 Waga mune ni niji wa kiezu
Atsuko Shimada
 1957 A Man in the Storm
Okon
 1956 A Wife's Heart
Sumiko
 1956 The Underworld
Natsue
 1956 Shûu
Hinako
 1955 Ikimono no kiroku
Asako Kuribayashi
 1955 Asunaro monogatari
Yukie
 1955 Jû jin yuki otoko
Chika, villager
 1954 Saraba Rabauru
Kimu
 1953 Akasen kichi
Yukiko
 1953 Ana-ta-han
Keiko Kusakabe, the 'Queen Bee'
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