WriterShikibu Murasaki, Kaneto Shindo, Junichiro Tanizaki Release date2 November 1951 (1951-11-02) ScreenplayKaneto Shindo, Junichiro Tanizaki CastKazuo Hasegawa (Hikaru Genji), Michiyo Kogure (Fujitsubo), Machiko Kyô (Awaji no ue), Nobuko Otowa (Murasaki no ue), Mitsuko Mito (Aoi no ue) Similar moviesSennen no Koi Story of Genji (2001)
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The Tale of Genji (Japanese: 源氏物語, Genji monogatari) is a 1951 Japanese drama film directed by Kōzaburō Yoshimura. It is based on the piece of Japanese literature of the same name. It was entered into the 1952 Cannes Film Festival.