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There Was a Father

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7.6/10
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8 Ratings
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1942

Drama

1h 34m

A schoolteacher struggles to raise his son Ryohei by himself, having neither money nor future prospects. There Was a Father featuring Chishū Ryū and Shūji Sano is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (3,189 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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A schoolteacher struggles to raise his son Ryohei by himself, having neither money nor future prospects. There Was a Father featuring Chishū Ryū and Shūji Sano is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (3,189 votes) and was very well received by critics.

Drama

1942

1h34m

JP

Director

Yasujirō Ozu

Shuhei Horikawa, the father

Chishū Ryū

Ryohei, the son

Shūji Sano

Ryohei as a child

Haruhiko Tsuda

Yasutaro Kurokawa, the father's colleague

Shin Saburi

Makoto Hirata

Takeshi Sakamoto

Minoru Uchida

Shinichi Himori

Composer

Akira Saiki

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8 Ratings
#34695of all Movies

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