Date of Birth:
1 January 1896
Teinosuke Kinugasa created 1 movies in the Drama, Horror genres.
Teinosuke Kinugasa got succeed with average imdb rating 7.8.
Former female impersonator who entered films in 1917 as an actor, turned to directing in 1922 and made some of the most formally brilliant Japanese films of the following decades. The few of Kinugasa's early works to have reached the West betray a highly mature, sophisticated talent. His best-known silent films are _Kurutta Ippeji (1926)_, an old print of which was found by Kinugasa in his attic and re-released in the 1970s, and _Jujiro (1928)_ (qv), the first Japanese film to be commercially re... Read more