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Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
Mr. Watanabe suddenly finds that he has terminal cancer. He vows to make his final days meaningful. His attempts to communicate his anguish to his son and daughter-in-law lead only to heartbreak. Finally, inspired by an unselfish co-worker, he turns his efforts to bringing happiness to others by building a playground in a dreary slum neighborhood. When the park is finally completed, he is able to face death with peaceful acceptance.

Cast: Takashi Shimura , Miki Odagiri , Kyôko Seki ,

Director: Akira Kurosawa

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Brandon Films Inc., Cowboy Pictures

Ikiru (1952)

Release Date: December 19th, 2000|2 hr. 23 min.

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