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Ikiru (1952) Poster

(1952)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Akira Kurosawa

Writing Credits  

Akira Kurosawa ... (written by) &
Shinobu Hashimoto ... (written by) &
Hideo Oguni ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Shin'ichi Himori ...
Haruo Tanaka ...
Sakai
Minoru Chiaki ...
Noguchi
Miki Odagiri ...
Toyo Odagiri, employee
Bokuzen Hidari ...
Ohara
Minosuke Yamada ...
Subordinate Clerk Saito
Kamatari Fujiwara ...
Sub-Section Chief Ono
Makoto Kobori ...
Kiichi Watanabe, Kanji's Brother
Nobuo Kaneko ...
Mitsuo Watanabe, Kanji's son
Nobuo Nakamura ...
Deputy Mayor
Atsushi Watanabe ...
Patient
Isao Kimura ...
Intern
Masao Shimizu ...
Doctor
Yûnosuke Itô ...
Novelist
Kumeko Urabe ...
Tatsu Watanabe, Kiichi's Wife
Eiko Miyoshi ...
Housewife
Noriko Honma ...
Housewife
Yatsuko Tan'ami ...
Bar Hostess
Kin Sugai ...
Housewife
Yoshie Minami ...
The Maid
Kyôko Seki ...
Kazue Watanabe, Mitsuo's wife
Kusuo Abe ...
City Assemblyman
Tomo'o Nagai ...
Newspaperman
Seiji Miyaguchi ...
Yakuza Boss
Daisuke Katô ...
Yakuza
Hiroshi Hayashi ...
Second Yakuza
Fuyuki Murakami ...
Newspaperman
Hirayoshi Aono ...
Newspaperman
Toranosuke Ogawa ...
Park Section Chief
Taizô Fukami
Katao Kawasaki
Keiichirô Katsumoto
Fujio Nagahama
Akira Sera ...
Worker in General Affairs
Ichirô Chiba ...
Policeman
Akira Tani ...
Bar Owner
Yôyô Kojima ...
Worker in Sewage Section
Haruko Toyama
Mie Asô
Toshiyuki Ichimura ...
Pianist
Harue Kuramoto ...
Dancer
Rasa Saya ...
Stripper
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Junpei Natsuki ...
Hand-Washing Cancer Patient (uncredited)
Sachio Sakai ...
Yakuza (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Sôjirô Motoki ... producer

Music by 

Fumio Hayasaka

Cinematography by 

Asakazu Nakai

Film Editing by 

Kôichi Iwashita

Production Design by 

Takashi Matsuyama

Makeup Department 

Sadako Okada ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Teruo Maki ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Teruo Maru ... assistant director
Hisanobu Marubayashi ... chief assistant director

Art Department 

Yoshirô Muraki ... assistant art director

Sound Department 

Ichirô Minawa ... sound effects editor
Fumio Yanoguchi ... sound recordist

Camera and Electrical Department 

Shigeru Mori ... lighting technician
Takao Saitô ... assistant camera
Masao Soeda ... still photographer

Other crew 

Akira Araki ... accountant
Hiromichi Horikawa ... advisor to the director
Teruyo Nogami ... script supervisor
Crew believed to be complete

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