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Tokyo Story


As with much of director [[Performer~P105319~Yasujiro Ozu~yasujiroozu]]'s work, a plot summary of this film does not do justice to the emotional power that [[Performer~P105319~Ozu~yasujiroozu]] lends to this sad, understated tale. An elderly couple, Shukichi ([[Performer~P62470~Chishu Ryu~chishuryu]]) and Tomi Hirayama ([[Performer~P32225~Chieko Higashiyama~chiekohigashiyama]]), leaves their small coastal village in southern Japan to visit their married children in Tokyo. Their eldest son, Koichi...more