For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
237 Ratings

An Actor's Revenge

Yukinojo henge

Directed by Kon Ichikawa
Japan, 1963
Drama, LGBT+


While performing in a touring kabuki troupe, leading female impersonator Yukinojo comes across the three men who drove his parents to suicide twenty years earlier, and plans his revenge, firstly by seducing the daughter of one of them, secondly by ruining them…

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
An Actor's Revenge Directed by Kon Ichikawa

What are people saying?

Related films