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Haruko Sugimura

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Haruko Sugimura (杉村 春子 Sugimura Haruko, January 6, 1909 – April 4, 1997) was a Japanese stage and film actress, best known for her appearances in the movies of Yasujiro Ozu and Mikio Naruse from the late 1940s to the early 1960s. In the West, her most famous role was that of Shige, the elderly couple's hairdresser daughter in Ozu's Tokyo Story (1953). Description above from the Wikipedia article Haruko Sugimura, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

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Jan 7, 1909 In Hiroshima, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Namiko 1932-05-19
Latest Project:
Movie A Last Note 1995-06-03
Known For
Poster of Red Beard
Poster of Kwaidan
Poster of The Conspirator
Poster of Late Spring
Movie A Last Note Yoko Morimoto 1995-06-03
Movie The Strange Tale of Oyuki Kafu's Mother 1992-06-06
Movie Sakura-tai Chiru 1988-04-01
Movie I Lived, But... Self 1983-10-29
Movie The Fossil Itsuki's stepmother 1975-10-04
Movie The Petrified Forest 1973-09-01
Movie Onna no hanamichi Unknown 1971-11-20
Movie The Daphne Aki Ueno (the four sisters' mother) 1966-10-01
Movie Samurai Assassin Tsuru 1965-01-03
Movie With Beauty and Sorrow Otoko’s mother 1965-02-28
Movie Red Beard Kin, the madam 1965-04-03
Movie Kwaidan Madame (segment "Chawan no naka") 1964-12-29
Movie Mother Yoshie 1963-11-08
Movie The Navy 1963-08-13
Movie The Wiser Age Aki 1962-01-14
Movie The Broken Commandment School master's wife 1962-04-06
Movie An Autumn Afternoon Tomoko 1962-11-18
Movie The Gambler's Code Oroku 1961-06-14
Movie The End of Summer Katou Shige 1961-10-29
Movie Buddha Vaidehi 1961-10-31
Movie The Conspirator 1961-11-08
Movie Runway to Hell Okuma 1960-05-03
Movie Goodbye to Glory Fukunaga's mother Yuki 1960-04-01
Movie Daughters, Wives and a Mother Kayo Tani 1960-05-21
Movie The Woman Who Touched Legs Pickpocket Haruko 1960-08-24
Movie Deep River Melody 1960-09-13
Movie Beauty the Enemy Fusa Yoshino 1959-08-12
Movie Good Morning Kikue Haraguchi 1959-05-12
Movie The Three Treasures Narrator 1959-11-01
Movie Floating Weeds Oyoshi 1959-11-17
Movie Summer Clouds Mother 1958-09-02
Movie The Spell of the Hidden Gold Sonoe 1958-10-21
Movie The Crowded Train Otome, the mother 1957-03-29
Movie Tokyo Twilight Shigeko Takeuchi 1957-04-30
Movie Early Spring Tamako Tamura 1956-01-29
Movie Flowing Someka 1956-11-20
Movie Life of Geisha 1955-01-22
Movie Policeman's Diary Moyo Sugita 1955-02-03
Movie She Was Like a Wild Chrysanthemum Masao's mother 1955-11-29
Movie Princess Yang Kwei Fei Princess Yen-chun 1955-05-03
Movie Late Chrysanthemums Kin 1954-06-15
Movie Reminiscence Chikako 1953-01-15
Movie Sunflower Girl 1953-03-26
Movie Tokyo Story Shige Kaneko 1953-11-03
Movie Young People 1952-07-08
Movie Early Summer Tami Yabe 1951-10-03
Movie Fireworks Over the Sea Kono Kujirai 1951-10-25
Movie Repast Matsu Murata, Michiyo's mother 1951-11-23
Movie Till We Meet Again Suga Ono 1950-03-21
Movie Listen to the Voices of the Sea 1950-06-15
Movie The Rainbow-Colored Flower Koyabu 1950-10-14
Movie Yotsuya Ghost Story Part 2 Oshin 1949-07-16
Movie Yotsuya Ghost Story Part 1 Oshin 1949-07-05
Movie Late Spring Masa Taguchi 1949-09-13
Movie Children Hand in Hand Unknown 1948-03-30
Movie Great X Taka 1948-05-07
Movie Temptation Tokie 1948-04-01
Movie Spring Awakens Unknown 1947-11-02
Movie Three-Fingered Detective 1947-12-09
Movie Morning for the Osone Family Fusako Osone 1946-02-21
Movie No Regrets for Our Youth Madame Noge 1946-10-29
Movie A Descendant of Urashima Taro 1946-03-28
Movie Army Setsu 1944-12-07
Movie Spring on Leper's Island Unknown 1940-07-31
Movie Wedding Day Unknown 1940-03-20
Movie The Lights of Asakusa Marieda Matsushima 1937-12-02
Movie Namiko 1932-05-19