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Madadayo (1993)

134 min | Drama

Following World War II, a retired professor approaching his autumn years finds his quality of life drastically reduced in war-torn Tokyo. Denying despair, he pursues writing and celebrates his birthday with his adoring students.
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Mar 20, 1998 (United States)

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Tatsuo Matsumura
Professor Hyakken Uchida Professor Hyakken Uchida   See fewer
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Hisashi Igawa
Takayama Takayama   See fewer
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George Tokoro
Amaki (as Jôji Tokoro) Amaki (as Jôji Tokoro)   See fewer
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Masayuki Yui
Kiriyama Kiriyama   See fewer
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Akira Terao
Sawamura Sawamura   See fewer
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Takeshi Kusaka
Dr. Kobayashi Dr. Kobayashi   See fewer
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Asei Kobayashi
Rev. Kameyama Rev. Kameyama   See fewer
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Kyôko Kagawa
Professor's Wife Professor's Wife   See fewer
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Takao Zushi
Kitamura Kitamura   See fewer
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Kimihiro Reizei
Murayama Murayama   See fewer
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Shû Nakajima
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Ryûjirô Oki
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Bin Sasaki
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Yukimasa Natori
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Shin'ya Sakaguchi
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Raishin Kodama
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Saburô Tôyama
Actor (as Mikuni Toyama) Actor (as Mikuni Toyama)   See fewer
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Sumimaro Yochimi
Actor (as Sumimaru Yoshimi) Actor (as Sumimaru Yoshimi)   See fewer
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Jun'ichi Kubozono
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Tetsuo Yamashita
Landlord Landlord   See fewer
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Kinzô Sakura
Police Police   See fewer
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Hidetaka Yoshioka
Takayama's son Takayama's son   See fewer
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Tomoko Ôtakara
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Mie Suzuki
Fishmonger's daughter Fishmonger's daughter   See fewer
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Yoshitaka Zushi
Neighbor Neighbor   See fewer
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Tomoyuki Dan
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Noriko Honma
Old lady holding a cat (uncredited) Old lady holding a cat (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shigeo Katô
Stationmaster (uncredited) Stationmaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hiroshi Kuze
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Eiji Masuda
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Utaroku Miyakoya
Packhorse driver (uncredited) Packhorse driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 5,112 votes