• 164.307 movies
  • 10.537 shows
  • 30.590 seasons
  • 620.425 actors
  • 9.057.910 votes
Avatar
 
banner banner

Sharaku (1995)

Drama | 138 minutes
4,00 4 votes

Genre: Drama

Duration: 138 minuten

Alternative title: 写楽

Country: Japan

Directed by: Masahiro Shinoda

Stars: Hiroyuki Sanada, Frankie Sakai and Shima Iwashita

IMDb score: 6,7 (197)

Releasedate: 2 June 1995

US
UK

This movie is not available on US streaming services.

JustWatch

Sharaku plot

Tombo (Hiroyuki Sanada) is a second-rate Kabuki player who is dumped by his gang after breaking his foot. He joins the ragged gang led by former courtesan Okan (Shima Iwashita). When he's not on stage, he draws something and realizes that that might be where his talents lie. This is also noted by ukiyo-e publisher Tsutaya Juzaburo (Frankie Sakai), who is distraught after his star artist Utamaro left for his competitor. Tombo, working under the pseudonym Sharaku, becomes an anonymous sensation in Edo. However, Juzaburo demands more and more from him and the freedom and love become more alluring to Tombo than the anonymous wealth and art.

logo tmdbimage
All Media

Trailer & other videos

Reviews & comments

Guest

  • messages
  • votes

Let op: In verband met copyright is het op MovieMeter.nl niet toegestaan om de inhoud van externe websites over te nemen, ook niet met bronvermelding. Je mag natuurlijk wel een link naar een externe pagina plaatsen, samen met je eigen beschrijving of eventueel de eerste alinea van de tekst. Je krijgt deze waarschuwing omdat het er op lijkt dat je een lange tekst hebt geplakt in je bericht.

* denotes required fields.

Pay attention! You cannot change your username afterwards.

* denotes required fields.

No comments are posted yet. Be the first to leave a comment.