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Dekao Yokoo (1899–1956)

Born in Saga Prefecture in 1899. His real name was Yokoo Isamu. After studying at the Tokyo School of Fine Arts (now the Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music), he spent two years as an instructor at the Utsunomiya High School for Girls in Tochigi Prefecture, and then one year of military service. In 1923, he joined the art department of Shochiku... See full bio »


(age 56) in Japan

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 1953 Odoru machi
 1952 Geisha Girl
 1951 Oriental Evil
 1949 Odoru ryûgûjô
 1945 Tora no o wo fumu otokotachi
 1943 Hyoroku yume-monogatari
Hikosambo Okubo
 1936 Furusato no uta
Takamaro Senke
 1935 Kaguya hime
 1933 Ongaku kigeki horoyoi jinsei
Chief gangster
 1932/II Konjiki yasha
 1932 Midori no kishu
Audience at race hose track
 1932 Amerika koro
 1931 Now Don't Get Excited (Short)
 1930 Yowamushi tengoku
Father at neighbour house
 1930 Ojôsan
Grand chamberlain
 1930 Ishikawa goemon no hoji (Short)
 1929 Iroke tappuri
 1928 Riku no ôja
Ôzeki - a cheerleader
 1927 Kaihin no joô (Short)
Yokichi Gôyû
 1927 Shôwa jidai
Yasuda, lawyer
 1927 Kyûkanchô
Trick rider
 1925 Kanashiki koi no gensô
Mountain man Shurama
 1925 Mahjong

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