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Black Rain

1989 Rated NR 2hr 3m

Yasuko (Yoshiko Tanaka) and her family contend with radiation-induced illness and their positions as social outcasts in postwar Japan after surviving America's 1945 atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima. Will Yasuko be able to find a man who'll marry her? Japanese writer-director Shohei Imamura's irony-rich film, which is based on Ibuse Masuji's novel, also stars Kazuo Kitamura, Etsuko Ichihara and Shoichi Ozawa.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W and color; interactive menus; scene access; alternate ending; cast and crew interviews.