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Twenty-Four Eyes

1954 Rated NR 2hr 36m

In 1928, young Hisako Oishi (Hideko Takamine) comes to a small village to teach the children. As she connects with her 6-year-old students, war threatens their peaceful world, and she struggles to give them hope. But she knows that war will claim the innocent. For the next 20 years, she watches her students grow into adulthood and shares in their tribulations. Keisuke Kinoshita directs this Japanese cinema classic.

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Movie Details

1955 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Japanese: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; interview with director and Japanese cinema historian.