Most Popular Titles With Haruko Sugimura

1. Tokyo Story (1953)
136 min | Drama
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An old couple visit their children and grandchildren in the city; but the children have little time for them.

2. Late Spring (1949)
108 min | Drama
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Noriko is twenty-seven years old and still living with her widowed father. Everybody tries to talk her into marrying, but Noriko wants to stay at home caring for her father.

3. Red Beard (1965)
185 min | Drama
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In 19th century Japan, a rough tempered yet charitable town doctor trains a young intern.

4. Ghost Stories (1964)
125 min | Fantasy, Horror
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This film contains four distinct, separate stories. "Black Hair": A poor samurai who divorces his true love to marry for money, but finds the marriage disastrous and returns to his old wife... See full summary »

5. Samurai Assassin (1965)
122 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, History
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February 17 to March 3, 1860, inside Edo castle. A group of assassins wait by Sakurada Gate to kill the lord of the House of Ii, a powerful man in the Tokugawa government, which has ruled ... See full summary »

6. An Autumn Afternoon (1962)
112 min | Drama
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An aging widower arranges a marriage for his only daughter.

7. No Regrets for Our Youth (1946)
110 min | Drama
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The daughter of a politically disgraced university professor struggles to find a place for herself in love and life, in the uncertain world of Japan leading into WWII.

8. Early Summer (1951)
124 min | Drama
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A family chooses a match for their daughter Noriko, but she, surprisingly, has her own plans.

9. Good Morning (1959)
94 min | Comedy, Drama
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Two boys begin a silence strike to press their parents into buying them a television set.

10. Floating Weeds (1959)
119 min | Drama
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The head of a Japanese theatre troupe returns to a small coastal town where he left a son who thinks he is his uncle, and tries to make up for the lost time, but his current mistress grows jealous.

11. Early Spring (1956)
144 min | Drama
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A young man and his wife struggle within the confines of their passionless relationship while he has an extramarital romance.

12. Tokyo Twilight (1957)
140 min | Drama
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Two sisters find out the existence of their long-lost mother, but the younger cannot take the truth of being abandoned as a child.

13. Princess Yang Kwei-fei (1955)
98 min | Drama, History, Romance
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In eighth century China, the Emperor is grieving over the death of his wife. The Yang family wants to provide the Emperor with a consort so that they may consolidate their influence over ... See full summary »

14. The End of Summer (1961)
103 min | Drama
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The family of an older man who runs a small sake brewery become concerned with his finances and his health after they discover him visiting an old mistress from his youth.

15. Meshi (1951)
97 min | Drama
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Michiyo lives in the small place Osaka and is not happy with her marriage, all she does is cook and clean for her husband.

16. Late Chrysanthemums (1954)
101 min | Drama
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What is the life of a Geisha like once her beauty has faded and she has retired? Kin has saved her money, and has become a wealthy money-lender, spending her days cold-heartedly collecting ... See full summary »

17. She Was Like a Wild Chrysanthemum (1955)
100 min | Drama, Romance
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An old man, being rowed along a river, sees a field of daisies (or Wild Chrysanthemums, as they are described in the title, or starworts, as they are referred to in the subtitles), and ... See full summary »

18. Nippon tanjô (1959)
112 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
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The legend of the birth of Shintoism. In Fourth Century Japan, the Emperor Keikoh's son Ouso expects to succeed his father on the throne, but Otomo, the Emperor's vassal, prefers Ouso's ... See full summary »

19. Kaseki (1975)
200 min | Drama
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20. Flowing (1956)
117 min | Drama
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Otsuta is running the geisha house Tsuta in Tokyo. Her business is heavily in debt. Her daughter Katsuyo doesn't see any future in her mothers trade in the late days of Geisha. But Otsuta ... See full summary »

21. Buddha (1961)
139 min | Drama
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22. With Beauty and Sorrow (1965)
106 min | Drama, Romance
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Long before the events of the movie Ôki, who was approaching middle age, had a relation to 16-year-old Otoko. She got pregnant, but the child was stillborn. Their relation stopped at the ... See full summary »

23. Daughters, Wives and a Mother (1960)
123 min | Drama
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24. The Strange Tale of Oyuki (1992)
116 min | Drama
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25. The Petrified Forest (1973)
118 min | Crime, Drama
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26. Till We Meet Again (1950)
110 min | Drama, History
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28. The Life and Works of Yasujiro Ozu (1983)
123 min | Documentary
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29. Summer Clouds (1958)
128 min | Drama
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A war widow with a young boy manages a farm with her bossy mother-in-law. When a reporter comes to interview her... See full synopsis »

30. A Last Note (1995)
110 min | Drama
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Yoko is a famous actress who goes to a mountain chalet for a few days rest. There, she learns a secret from her companion Toyoko.

31. The Army (1944)
87 min | Drama
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32. An Inlet of Muddy Water (1953)
104 min | Drama
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Story 1 : "The Thirteenth Night". Seki turns up at her parents' house in the dead of night, where she breaks down and says she cannot continue to live with her husband, a rich man to whom ... See full summary »

34. The Wife of Seishu Hanaoka (1967)
100 min | Drama, History
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35. Mother (1963)
100 min
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36. The Outcast (1962)
119 min | Drama
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37. Sekigahara (1981 TV Movie)
420 min | Drama, History
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38. Sakura-tai Chiru (1988)
Documentary
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39. Yotsuya kaidan, Part II (1949)
73 min | Horror
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41. Radishes and Carrots (1965)
107 min | Comedy, Drama
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42. Fireworks Over the Sea (1951)
122 min | Action, Drama, Romance
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43. The Scent of Incense (1964)
201 min
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44. Conspirator (1961)
110 min | Action, Drama
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Two hostile clans had reached an artificial reconciliation which involves the marriage of a person from each family. The boy's father is away to serve the emperor, and his highly despotic ... See full summary »

45. Spring Awakens (1947)
89 min
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46. Morning for the Osone Family (1946)
81 min | Drama
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47. A Woman's Place (1962)
111 min
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48. Akumyo: shima arashi (1974)
104 min
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49. Onna no issho (1953)
136 min
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50. The Crowded Streetcar (1957)
102 min | Comedy
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Tamio Moroi graduates from a prestigious university and obtains a job at the Camel Brewery in a distant town. He is keen to work hard, but is warned to take it easy and just appear as if he... See full summary »