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Tokyo Sweetheart (1952)

Tôkyô no koibito (original title)
Following the Second World War, the lives of various people in a poverty-stricken area of Tokyo are entertwined. Pachinko parlor girls, shoeshine boys, a maker of costume jewelry, and a ... See full summary »

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Yasuki Chiba

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Setsuko Hara ... Yuki
Toshirô Mifune ... Kurokawa
Yôko Sugi Yôko Sugi ... Harumi
Hisaya Morishige Hisaya Morishige ... Doctor
Murasaki Fujima Murasaki Fujima ... Konatsu
Hiroshi Koizumi Hiroshi Koizumi ... Shôtarô
Nijiko Kiyokawa Nijiko Kiyokawa ... Tsuruko
Kazuo Masubuchi Kazuo Masubuchi ... Chûkichi
Chôko Iida ... Matsuyo
Reikichi Kawamura Reikichi Kawamura ... Yamamoto
Kamatari Fujiwara
Keiju Kobayashi Keiju Kobayashi
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Storyline

Following the Second World War, the lives of various people in a poverty-stricken area of Tokyo are entertwined. Pachinko parlor girls, shoeshine boys, a maker of costume jewelry, and a streetcorner artist all struggle to make their livings and to find happiness in difficult surroundings. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

15 July 1952 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Tokyo Sweetheart See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Toho Company See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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