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Based on Shoguro Yamamoto's book "Diary of a Town Magistrate," about a samurai who poses as a drunken play-boy in order to weed out corruption in a small province.
80-year-old Mr. Nippori awakes one morning imagining himself a young man again, things get more complicated when home-care worker Narisu arrives and Nippori mistakes her for his first love.
The patriarch of a bickering family announces his retirement, stirring competition about who will succeed him as a leading practitioner of Noh theater, his granddaughter or grandson.
Following the detonation of the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the Japanese military and the government clash over the demand from the Allies for unconditional surrender. Minister of the Army Anami leads the military officers who propose to fight on, even to the death of every Japanese citizen. Emperor Hirohito, however, joins with his ministers in asking the unthinkable, the peaceful surrender of Japan. When the military plots a coup to overthrow the Emperor's civilian government, Anami must face the choice between his desires and loyalty to his Emperor.
A young man, with the help of his father, rebels against his overlord in order to keep his wife.
During World War II, American and Japanese soldiers stranded on a remote island call a truce in order to survive.
Explores the effect of the American military presence in Japan.
Kidnappers mistake a chauffeur''''s son for the child of a wealthy businessman.
A man seeks revenge by marrying the daughter of his father''s enemy.
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