MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,800 this week

Asu o tsukuru hitobito (1946)

 -  Drama  -  2 May 1946 (Japan)
7.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.1/10 from 94 users  
Reviews: write review

Two sisters, one a dancer and the other a script supervisor at a big movie studio, become embroiled in union activities when a strike is called in sympathy with striking railroad workers, ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 titles
created 11 Sep 2011
 
a list of 29 titles
created 17 Dec 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 17 May 2013
 
a list of 32 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 31 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Asu o tsukuru hitobito (1946)

Asu o tsukuru hitobito (1946) on IMDb 7.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Asu o tsukuru hitobito.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ikiru (1952)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A bureaucrat tries to find a meaning in his life after he discovers he has terminal cancer.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori
Ran (1985)
Action | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

An elderly lord abdicates to his three sons, and the two corrupt ones turn against him.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Akira Terao, Jinpachi Nezu
Rashomon (1950)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A heinous crime and its aftermath are recalled from differing points of view.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô, Masayuki Mori
Yojimbo (1961)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A crafty ronin comes to a town divided by two criminal gangs and decides to play them against each other to free the town.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Eijirô Tôno, Tatsuya Nakadai
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

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.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Setsuko Hara, Susumu Fujita, Denjirô Ôkôchi
Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A Japanese general and his men disguise themselves as monks in order to pass an enemy border patrol.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Denjirô Ôkôchi, Susumu Fujita, Ken'ichi Enomoto
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

During World War II, the management of a war industry of optical instruments for weapons requests an effort from the workers to increase the productivity during four months. The target for ... See full summary »

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Takashi Shimura, Sôji Kiyokawa, Ichirô Sugai
Shûbun (1950)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A paparazzi photo sparks a court case as a tabloid magazine spins a scandalous yarn over a painter and a famous singer.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Shirley Yamaguchi, Yôko Katsuragi
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An aging, industrialist Japanese man becomes so fearful of nuclear war that it begins to take a toll on his life and family.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Minoru Chiaki
Hakuchi (1951)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A Japanese veteran, driven partially mad from the war, travels to the snowy island of Kameda where he soon enters a love triangle with his best friend and a disgraced woman.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Setsuko Hara, Masayuki Mori, Toshirô Mifune
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A drunken doctor with a hot temper and a violence-prone gangster with tuberculosis form a quicksilver bond.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Takashi Shimura, Toshirô Mifune, Reisaburô Yamamoto
Nora inu (1949)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

During a sweltering summer, a rookie homicide detective tries to track down his stolen Colt pistol.

Director: Akira Kurosawa
Stars: Toshirô Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Susumu Fujita ...
Fujita
...
Takamine
Kenji Susukida ...
Gintaro Okamoto, Father
...
Seizo Hori, Chauffeur
Chieko Takehisa ...
Kin Okamoto, Mother
...
Theatre manager
Yônosuke Toba ...
Okamoto's colleague
Masao Shimizu ...
Section chief
Hyô Kitazawa ...
Director
Kenzô Asada ...
Kume
Ichirô Chiba ...
Matsui, Light Man
Sumie Tsubaki ...
Chiyoko Hori, Chauffeur's Wife
Sayuri Tanima ...
Shizumi, Dancing girl
Sachiko Mitani ...
Haruko, Dancing girl
Itoko Kôno ...
Fumie, Actress
Edit

Storyline

Two sisters, one a dancer and the other a script supervisor at a big movie studio, become embroiled in union activities when a strike is called in sympathy with striking railroad workers, one of whom boards with the sisters and their parents. The girls' father argues with them about their strike, but finds his views changing when he himself loses his job. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

propaganda

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 May 1946 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Ceux qui bâtissent l'avenir  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This film has not been seen in Japan since its initial release, and has never been shown in the United States. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Availability? askbollen-1
Discuss Asu o tsukuru hitobito (1946) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?