Noriko Honma

Noriko Honma

  • Born on
    • November 29th, 1911
  • Died on
    • April 12th, 2009
Noriko Honma (本間文子 Honma Noriko, born 29 November 1911 - 12 April 2009) is a Japanese actress whose film work occurred primarily during the 1950s. She was born in Hokkaido. She worked in many of Akira Kurosawa's films, first appearing in Kurosawa's Rashomon as the Miko, also in Ikiru, The Seven Samurai, Akahige, and Dreams.

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Acting (17 Credits)

1993Madadayo as Old lady holding a cat
1991Rhapsody in August as Mourner
1979I Want To as Old Woman
1966Ebirah, Horror of the Deep as Spiritualist
1965Red Beard as Resident
1962Varan the Unbelievable as Ken's Mom
1961Yojimbo as Farmer's Ex-wife
1960When a Woman Ascends the Stairs
1958Varan as Ken's Mom
1956Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island as (uncredited)
1955I Live in Fear as Worker family member
1954Seven Samurai as Woman Farmer
1952Mother as Mino Hirai
1952Ikiru as Housewife
1950Rashomon as Medium
1949Stray Dog as Wooden Tub Shop woman


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