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Burden of Life (1935)

12/10/1935 (JP) Drama 1h 6m
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Family drama. A middle-aged father has just married off his third daughter, but still has his nine year old son to raise whom he resents as he was unwanted. (British Film Institute)

  1. Heinosuke Gosho


  2. Akira Fushimi


Top Billed Cast

  1. Tatsuo Saitō

    Tatsuo Saitō

    Shozo Fukushima

  2. Mitsuko Yoshikawa

    Mitsuko Yoshikawa

    Tamako Fukushima

  3. Masao Hayama

    Masao Hayama

    Hirokazu Fukushima

  4. Yoshiko Tsubouchi

    Yoshiko Tsubouchi

    Takako Komiyama

  5. Kinuyo Tanaka

    Kinuyo Tanaka

    Itsuko Kuriyama

  6. Mitsuyo Mizushima


  7. Tokuji Kobayashi

    Tokuji Kobayashi

    Shunkichi Kuriyama

  8. Kenji Oyama

    Kenji Oyama

    Takako's husband Komiyama

  9. Shin Saburi

    Shin Saburi

    Kimimasa Hashimoto

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Burden of Life
Burden of Life

Original Title 人生のお荷物

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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