The Balloon (1956)

02/19/1956 (JP) Drama 1h 49m
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Haruki Murakami is a successful family man and the head of a camera company. Unbeknownst to Murakami, his arrogant son oscillates between a mistress and a new lover who sings at a nightclub. When Murakami’s disabled daughter befriends the mistress, the affair throws the family into turmoil.

  1. Yūzō Kawashima

    Director, Writer

  2. Jiro Osaragi


  3. Shôhei Imamura


Top Billed Cast

  1. Masayuki Mori

    Masayuki Mori

    Haruki Murakami

  2. Tatsuya Mihashi

    Tatsuya Mihashi

    Keikichi Murakami

  3. Mie Kitahara

    Mie Kitahara

    Mikiko Mikihara

  4. Sachiko Hidari

    Sachiko Hidari

    Ruiko Aso

  5. Izumi Ashikawa

    Izumi Ashikawa

    Tamako Murakami

  6. Michiyo Aratama

    Michiyo Aratama

    Kumiko Yamana

  7. Hiroshi Nihon'yanagi

    Hiroshi Nihon'yanagi

    Masataka Tsuzuki

  8. Shinsuke Maki

    Tatsujirô Aso

  9. Shirō Amakusa

    Yamaguchi, Photo Shop Owner

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The Balloon
The Balloon

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Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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