The Life of Oharu ()

directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
featuring Kinuyo Tanaka, Toshiro Mifune, Ichiro Sugai, Daisuke Kato, Kikue Mori

Life of Oharu features Kinuyo Tanaka in the title role. Oharu is a middle-aged prostitute in 17th century Japan. As she prays before a statue of Buddha, Oharu reviews her past. Her road to degradation began when, as a teenager, she disgraced her family by falling in love with a samurai (Toshiro Mifune). Oharu became the mistress of a prince, who cast her off after she bore his son. She was then sold into prostitution by her father, and thus began a catch-as-catch-can existence alternating between brief happiness with those ...

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