Tokyo Story (U)

Director Yasujirô Ozu. 1953, Black & White, Japanese Drama


An elderly couple journey to Tokyo to visit their children and are confronted by indifference, ingratitude and selfishness. When the parents are packed off to a resort by their impatient children, the film deepens into an unbearably moving meditation on mortality.

Starring Chishû Ryû, Chieko Higashiyama, Setsuko Hara, Sô Yamamura