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No Time for Tears (1955)

Otoko arite (original title)
Coach Shimamura of the hapless Sparrows baseball team is pleased to obtain a hot new pitcher named Onishi. But when Onishi begins a romantic relationship with the coach's daughter Michiko, ... See full summary »

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Tatsurô Shimamura
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Mitsuo Yano
Mariko Okada ...
Michiko Shimamura
Yû Fujiki ...
Hiroshi Ônishi
Shizue Natsukawa ...
Kinue Shimamura
Masao Shimizu ...
Segawa, newspaper reporter
Gen Shimizu ...
Koike, owner of Sparrows
Yoshio Tsuchiya ...
Maruyama
Tateo Kawasaki ...
Undertaker
Takashi Itô ...
Teruo Shimamura
Daisuke Katô ...
Magazine reporter
Seijirô Onda ...
Umpire who get slapped
Michiko Kawa ...
Michiko's friend
Keiko Mori ...
Michiko's friend
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Coach Shimamura of the hapless Sparrows baseball team is pleased to obtain a hot new pitcher named Onishi. But when Onishi begins a romantic relationship with the coach's daughter Michiko, Shimamura becomes angry with the young man, lashing out at him when he disobeys instructions during a game. In turn, Michiko becomes angry with her father, who becomes increasingly depressed. When a tragedy strikes the family, Coach Shimamura begins losing control of his life, just when his family and his team need him most. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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No Time for Tears  »

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