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Musume tsuma haha (1960)

The story of a family in Tokyo who live under the same roof in a large house and include the widowed sixty-year-old mother, older son and his wife, the youngest daughter and the older ... See full summary »

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Sanae Soga
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Sakanishi Kazuko, Yuichiro's wife
Akira Takarada ...
Reiji Sakanishi
Hiroshi Koizumi ...
Hidetaka Tani
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Shingo Kuroki
Reiko Dan ...
Haruko Sakanishi
Mitsuko Kusabue ...
Kaoru Tani
Keiko Awaji ...
MIe Tani
Daisuke Katô ...
Shusuke Tetsumoto
Ken Uehara ...
Sokei Gojo
Haruko Sugimura ...
Kayo Tani
Hiroshi Tachikawa ...
Shin Asabuki
Chieko Nakakita ...
Kiku Totsuka
Akemi Kita ...
Hostess in the bar
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Old man in the park
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The story of a family in Tokyo who live under the same roof in a large house and include the widowed sixty-year-old mother, older son and his wife, the youngest daughter and the older daughter who, while being married, is experiencing domestic problems and has moved back in. The latter woman's husband soon dies however making the move permanent. With life insurance money flowing in she not only can afford to pay rent, but also loan some cash to her brother who unbeknownst to his mother has taken on a loan from the bank with the house as collateral. The loan was needed as his wife's aunt's factory needs an infusion of funds. Written by aghaemi

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21 May 1960 (Japan)  »

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Daughters, Wives and a Mother  »

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Correction to my review
4 November 2004 | by (New England) – See all my reviews

I previously wrote:

The heir of this thriving family business (Akira Takarada -- best known as the romantic gloomy young scientist in "Godzilla") is immediately smitten by Hara -- and she with him (despite being more than 10 years older than he is).

On further consideration, I have determined that the actor playing the part of Setsuko's heart throb is Tatsuya Nakadai (who was NOT in Godzilla). The rest of the sentence remains true, as corrected.

As to who Akira Takarada plays, I would guess (based on a shot from Godzilla) that he plays Hara's younger brother (the photographer).


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