Silent Naruse
(DVD)

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Published
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2011.
ISBN
9781604654004, 1604654007
Status
Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - Adult
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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
3 videodiscs (320 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
jpn
UPC
0715515069311, 715515069311

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General Note
Title from container.
General Note
'Street without end' based on a novel by Komatsu Kitamura.
General Note
Videodisc release of motion pictures originally released in 1931, 1932, 1933, and 1934.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Mitsuo Miura, Suketaro Inokai, and Komatsu Kitamura ; music, Robin Holcomb, Wayne Horvitz.
Participants/Performers
Isamu Yamaguchi, Shinyo Nara, Mitsuko Yoshikawa, Sumiko Kurishima, Setsuko Shinobu.
Description
Flunky, work hard. Mikio Naruse's earliest available film, Flunky, work hard is the rare work by the director not to center around female characters. It is a charming, breezy short concerning an impoverished insurance salesman and his scrappy son.
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No blood relation. A gripping early example of Mikio Naruse's cinematic boldness, featuring a screenplay by Ozu's famed collaborator Kogo Noda, an actress returns to Tokyo after a successful stint in Hollywood to reclaim the daughter she abandoned years before.
Description
Apart from you. In this gently devastating drama, a critical breakthrough for Naruse, he contrasts the life of an aging geisha, whose angry teenage son is ashamed of her profession, with that of her youthful counterpart, a lovely young girl resentful of her family for forcing her into a life of ignominy.
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Every-night dreams. In the formally ravishing Every-night dreams, set in the dockside neighborhoods of Tokyo, a single mother works tirelessly as a Ginza bar hostess to ensure a better life for her young son - until her long-lost husband returns.
Description
Street without end. Mikio Naruse's final silent film is a gloriously rich portrait of a waitress, Sugiko, whose life, despite a host of male admirers and even some intrigued movie talent scouts, ends up taking a suffocatingly domestic turn after a wealthy businessman accidentally hits her with his car.
System Details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language
Silent with Japanese intertitles and English subtitles.
Local note
DVD
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APA Citation (style guide)

Naruse, M., Yamaguchi, I., Nara, S., Yoshikawa, M., Kurishima, S., Shinobu, S., Yanagawa, S., Kitamura, K., Noda, K., Ikeda, T., Ikeda, T., Holcomb, R., & Horvitz, W. (2011). Silent Naruse. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Mikio Naruse et al.. 2011. Silent Naruse. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Mikio Naruse et al., Silent Naruse. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Naruse, Mikio, et al. Silent Naruse. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2011. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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