Tokyo Story

Tokyo Story
Tokyo Story

Year

1953

Duration

136 minutes

Genres

Drama

Language

Japanese (English subtitles)

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An elderly couple leave their village in southern Japan to visit their grown-up children in Tokyo, and become ever-more aware of the gulf that exists between themselves and their offspring. One of the most celebrated moments in the history of Japanese cinema, Tokyo Story paints a quiet, nostalgic picture of traditions and values being lost in a rapidly changing society - making for a profound, haunting film that, fittingly enough, will long stay in the memory.

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