A Hero of Tokyo (1935)

03/07/1935 (JP) Drama 1h 3m
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The story focuses on the widower Nemoto, ostensibly a businessman, who has one son, Kanichi, the hero of the title. Nemoto remarries; his new wife is a widow with a son and daughter of her own. However, Nemoto’s business turns out to be out a shady scam, and he disappears, leaving his wife to raise the three children alone. In order to support the family, she is obliged to become a bar hostess. She conceals this shameful employment from the children, but the truth comes out years later, after her daughter is rejected by her husband’s family when they investigate her background.

  1. Hiroshi Shimizu

    Director

  2. Masao Arata

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mitsugu Fujii

    Mitsugu Fujii

    Kanichi Nemoto

  2. Mitsuko Yoshikawa

    Mitsuko Yoshikawa

    Haruko Nemoto

  3. Yukichi Iwata

    Yukichi Iwata

    Kaichi Nemoto

  4. Michiko Kuwano

    Michiko Kuwano

    Kayoko Nemoto

  5. Kōji Mitsui

    Kōji Mitsui

    Hideo Nemoto

  6. Tomio Aoki

    Tomio Aoki

    Kanichi as a boy

  7. Mitsuko Ichimura

    Mitsuko Ichimura

    Kayoko as a girl

  8. Jun Yokoyama

    Hideo as a boy

  9. Jun Yokoyama

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Original Title 東京の英雄

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Original Language Japanese

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