Tokyo Twilight

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  • NR
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1957
  • Running time: 141 min
One of Ozu's most piercing portraits of family strife, Tokyo Twilight follows the parallel paths of two sisters contending with an absent mother, unwanted pregnancy, and marital discord.
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One of Ozu's most piercing portraits of family strife, Tokyo Twilight follows the parallel paths of two sisters contending with an absent mother, unwanted pregnancy, and marital discord.

Original Release

04/30/1957

US Release

07/19/1972

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Cast

Setsuko Hara Takako Numata
Ineko Arima Akiko Sugiyama
Isuzu Yamada Kisako Aijima / Kisako Soma
Teiji Takahashi Noboru Kawaguchi / Noburo Kawaguchi
Masami Taura Kenji Kimura
Haruko Sugimura Shigeko Takeuchi
Sô Yamamura Seki Sekiguchi
Kinzô Shin Yasuo Numata
Kamatari Fujiwara Gihei Shimomura, noodle vendor / Noodle vendor
Nobuo Nakamura Sakae Aiba
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Yasujiro Ozu

Writers

Kôgo Noda, Yasujiro Ozu

Cast

Setsuko Hara Takako Numata
Ineko Arima Akiko Sugiyama
Isuzu Yamada Kisako Aijima / Kisako Soma
Teiji Takahashi Noboru Kawaguchi / Noburo Kawaguchi
Masami Taura Kenji Kimura
Haruko Sugimura Shigeko Takeuchi
Sô Yamamura Seki Sekiguchi
Kinzô Shin Yasuo Numata
Kamatari Fujiwara Gihei Shimomura, noodle vendor / Noodle vendor
Nobuo Nakamura Sakae Aiba
Seiji Miyaguchi Policeman
Chishû Ryû Shûkichi Sugiyama / Shukichi Sugiyama
Eiko Miyoshi Midwife
Junji Masuda
Teruko Nagaoka
Mutsuko Sakura
Fujio Suga
Tsûsai Sugawara Mahjong parlor owner
Haruo Tanaka
Kumeko Urabe

Producers

Editors

Yoshiyasu Hamamura

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