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Oboroyo no onna (1936)

A woman asks her brother to speak to her son. After she's sacrificed everything for him, it seems he's going to squander it all for an idle life. Though the uncle tries to set him straight, it may already be too late.

Director:

Heinosuke Gosho

Writer:

Tadao Ikeda
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Credited cast:
Toshiko Iizuka Toshiko Iizuka ... Teruko
Shin Tokudaiji Shin Tokudaiji ... Seiichi
Chôko Iida ... Otoku, Seiichi's mother
Takeshi Sakamoto ... Fumikichi
Mitsuko Yoshikawa ... Okiyo, Fumikichi's wife
Shin Saburi ... Doctor
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shozaburo Abe Shozaburo Abe ... A student
Kiyoshi Aono Kiyoshi Aono ... A craftman
Jun Arai Jun Arai ... A neighbor
Eiko Asami Eiko Asami ... A waitress
Shizuko Esaka Shizuko Esaka ... Woman worker at beef shop
Sadatake Ichiryûsai Sadatake Ichiryûsai ... Guest appearance
Tsugurô Kanemitsu Tsugurô Kanemitsu ... A student
Reikichi Kawamura Reikichi Kawamura ... A neighbor
Tokuji Kobayashi Tokuji Kobayashi ... A student
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A woman asks her brother to speak to her son. After she's sacrificed everything for him, it seems he's going to squander it all for an idle life. Though the uncle tries to set him straight, it may already be too late.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

14 May 1936 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Woman of the Mist See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Shochiku Ofuna See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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