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There Was a Father

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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 very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (2,190 votes).

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Yasujirō Ozu Image

Yasujirō Ozu

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#7,549 Ranked Movie

#117 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#525 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#4963 Ranked in Drama Movies

There Was a Father has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 100% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.7 (2,190 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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