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The Life of Oharu


Life of Oharu features [[Performer~P69767~Kinuyo Tanaka~kinuyotanaka]] 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 ([[Performer~P49015~Toshiro Mifune~toshiromifune]]). 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...more