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Early Summer

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Independent Drama 19512h 15mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: World War II Country: Japan

Noriko lives in postwar Tokyo with her extended family. Although she enjoys her career and her friends, her more traditionally minded family worries about the fact that she's still single at the advanced age of 28. When 40-year-old business associate Takako proposes marriage, Noriko's family press her into accepting. But when her widowed childhood friend Kenkichi returns to the neighborhood, she finds her heart leading in another direction.Early Summer featuring Setsuko Hara and Chishū Ryū is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, and available for rent or purchase on iTunes. It's a drama and independent movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (7,410 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Yasujirō Ozu


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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 1 service (iTunes).

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Early Summer has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.2 (7,410 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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