Tokyo Story

07/03/1994
  |  Book Tickets: 08/02/1965
  |  Buy to Own: 07/03/1994
  |  136 min
Rated U by the BBFC
Tokyo Story Film Poster

Synopsis

Yasujirô Ozu directs this 1950s Japanese drama that revolves around ageing, mortality and intergenerational tensions. When elderly couple Tomi and Shukichi Hirayama (Chieko Higashiyama and Chishu Ryu) travel from their rural village home to Tokyo to visit their married son and daughter their reception is disappointing. Met with selfish indifference and impatience by their children and their grandchildren, they are soon packed off to a spa - but when Tomi falls ill, her descendants are forced to re-evaluate their priorities.

Contains no material likely to offend or harm
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