Tag: Kazuko Yoshiyuki

Empire of Passion (1978) 7

Empire of Passion (1978)

A young man has an affair with an older woman. He is very jealous of her husband and decides that they should kill him. One night, after the husband had plenty of sake to drink and was in bed, they strangle him and dump ...

Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974) 6.4

Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974)

Lady Snowblood (Shurayuki-hime) is caught by the police and sentenced to death for her crimes (in Lady Snowblood I). As she is sent to the gallows she is rescued by the secret police who offer her a deal to assassinate s...

Crossroads-2011 5.5

Crossroads-2011

Railway driver Takishima Toru works everyday without thinking about anything else. He just realizes he is 59 years-old with only month to go for mandatory retirement. His wife Sawako has always supported him as a faithfu...

Ponyo-2008 7.7

Ponyo-2008

The son of a sailor, 5-year-old Sosuke lives a quiet life on an oceanside cliff with his mother Lisa. One fateful day, he finds a beautiful goldfish trapped in a bottle on the beach and upon rescuing her, names her Ponyo...

What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life-2018 6.9

What a Wonderful Family! 3: My Wife, My Life-2018

Not everyone values the housewife enough. When the local friendly neighbourhood burglar hits their house, the husband and wife descend into a quarrel that ends up with the woman departing the house for her hometown. A se...

The Sleeping Beast Within-1960 6.2

The Sleeping Beast Within-1960

A businessman returns from an extended trip, but something seems off. Criminal operations and religious cults come into play, while the man's daughter and her journalist boyfriend race to find the truth.::DoctorKingSchul...

What a Wonderful Family! II-2017 6.9

What a Wonderful Family! II-2017

In this sequel to the first It's A Wonderful Family, the characters who are still based on those in Tokyo Family (which itself was based on Tokyo Story), are a couple of years older with the father, grandfather and husba...

Departures-2008 8.1

Departures-2008

Daigo Kobayashi is a devoted cellist in an orchestra that has just been dissolved and now finds himself without a job. Daigo decides to move back to his old hometown with his wife to look for work and start over. He answ...

When Marnie Was There-2014 7.7

When Marnie Was There-2014

A 12-year-old girl is sent to the country for health reasons, where she meets an unlikely friend in the form of Marnie, a young girl with long, flowing blonde hair. As the friendship unravels it is possible that Marnie h...