Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)

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On November 25, 1970, Japan's greatest author Yukio Mishima commited an act that shocked the literary world...

Directed By Paul Schrader Paul Schrader Starring Ken Ogata Ken Ogata  •  Masayuki Shionoya Masayuki Shionoya  •  Yasosuke Bando Yasosuke Bando  •  Hiroshi Mikami Hiroshi Mikami  •  Junya Fukuda Junya Fukuda Genres Based-on-a-True-Story  •  Biopic  •  Drama  •  Period Film Studios &
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Release Info 1985-11-28T00:00:00Z November 28, 1985
B&W and Color  •  121 minutes R Rated R
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Pyukumuku said on 12/28/2017

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cine_matic

cine_matic on 7/25/2018 Reply  · 

what a fantastic film. the way that story is told and unfolds is genius and unlike anything I've ever seen. Ogata gives one hell of a performance here. If you liked him, also check out Vengeance is Mine. Schrader is on top of his game here.

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HorrorHistorian5

HorrorHistorian5 on 1/5/2020 Reply  · 

this film sounds like a poem so beautiful and has great narration sad and uplifting with its themes and characters!

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