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Tokyo Yakyoku


Following up on his 1995 [[Performer~P105319~Ozu~yasujiroozu]]-like work [[Feature~V134430~Tokyo Kyodai~thetokyosiblings]] with this restrained look at lost love, [[Performer~P231408~Ichikawa~junichikawa]] centers his film on Hamanaka ([[Performer~P223441~Kyozo Nagatsuka~kyozonagatsuka]]), a middle-aged native of Tokyo's old shitamachi district who returns to his job and his wife after years of meandering about the country. Soon he is establishing a rapprochement with his jilted wife...more