The Only Son

1936 NR 1h 23m DVD

The Only Son

1936 NR 1h 23m DVD
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Hoping to provide her son Ryosuke (Masao Hayama, Shinichi Himori) with a better future, widowed factory worker Tsune (Chôko Iida) works tirelessly to send him to boarding school. But when she reunites with Ryosuke years later, she's disappointed to find him carving out a meager existence. Director Yasujiro Ozu made his first foray into films with dialogue with this 1936 drama about family, sacrifice and regret.
Choko Iida, Shinichi Himori, Masao Hayama, Yoshiko Tsubouchi, Mitsuko Yoshikawa, Chishu Ryu, Tomoko Naniwa, Bakudankozo, Kiyoshi Seino, Eiko Takamatsu
Yasujiro Ozu
Full Screen 1.33:1
Japanese: Dolby Digital Mono
NR - Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

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