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BAKUSU (EARLY SUMMER).
Director: Yasujiro Ozu
Rating = ***
Film = barely three (3) stars; subtitles = two (2) stars; restoration =... Read more
I saw this movie as part of an international film series at one of our local community colleges. The movie is interesting in that it gives insights into a perhaps typical middle... Read morePublished 20 months ago by D. Fleming
Yasujiro Ozu is considered second only to Kurosawa in the hierarchy of Japanese cinema (by Westerners, anyhow), so it has always shocked me how unavailable his films are. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Bartok Kinski
Enough of all the grade inflation just because it's an Ozu film -- people need to approach these things more critically. Read morePublished on July 5, 2013 by Hans Reinhardt
Ozu Yasujiro should be listed among the top 5 filmakers of the 20th century.
I am aware that Ozu's "Tokyo Story" is rated among the 10 greatest films by a London-based group... Read more
Ozu never married and spent his last years living with his aged mother and drank many an evening away often ending up in a stupor, yet he had the audacity to think he understood... Read morePublished on December 5, 2009 by Richard
Yasujiro Ozu is considered second only to Kurosawa in the hierarchy of Japanese cinema (by Westerners, anyhow), so it has always shocked me how unavailable his films are. Read morePublished on January 28, 2009 by Bartok Kinski