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The Only Son (1936)

09/15/1936 (JP) Drama 1h 27m
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A silk factory worker is persuaded to support her son's education up to a college level despite their poverty. Many years later, she travels to Tokyo to visit her son.

  1. Yasujirō Ozu

    Director, Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Chōko Iida

    Chōko Iida

    Tsune Nonomiya (O-Tsune)

  2. Shinichi Himori

    Shinichi Himori

    Ryosuke Ninomiya

  3. Masao Hayama

    Masao Hayama

    Ryosuke Nonomiya, as child

  4. Yoshiko Tsubouchi

    Yoshiko Tsubouchi


  5. Mitsuko Yoshikawa

    Mitsuko Yoshikawa


  6. Chishū Ryū

    Chishū Ryū

    Professor Ookubo

  7. Tomoko Naniwa

    Tomoko Naniwa

    Ookubo's wife

  8. Bakudan Kozo

    Okubo's son

  9. Tomio Aoki

    Tomio Aoki

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The Only Son
The Only Son

Original Title 一人息子

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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