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A Mother Should be Loved U rating

The surviving, incomplete version of Ozu's moving silent drama about a young man struggling to deal with a disturbing family secret.

Melodrama 1934 74 mins Silent

Director: Yasujiro Ozu

Overview

The surviving version of Ozu's moving silent drama is missing both its first and last reels, but the incomplete film nevertheless achieves a dramatic intensity in its portrayal of Sadao, a young man struggling to deal with a disturbing family secret.