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There Was a Father

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68/100
Drama 19421h 34mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Teacher Country: Japan

Shuhei Horikawa, a poor schoolteacher, struggles to raise his son Ryohei by himself, despite neither money nor prospects.There Was a Father featuring Chishū Ryū and Shûji Sano is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (2,381 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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#6,938 Ranked Movie

#115 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#557 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#4668 Ranked in Drama Movies

There Was a Father has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (2,381 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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